Over the weekend I discovered what was eating up most of my hard drive space and a few people made some suggestions via the comments here and also on Facebook. I didn't realise that a lot of network storage devices supported iTunes (and similar), so I hadn't done much research into my options. Based on what people were saying I went off and found that Iomega had several … [Read more...] about Home Network Storage Problem Solved (Hopefully!)
My mother finally got a smartphone today. Unfortunately we couldn't find the data cable for her old Nokia (Nokia 2330c-2) and as it's quite an old model it doesn't use micro-USB. So how could we get the contact numbers off her Nokia and onto her new Samsung Galaxy mini? There seem to be plenty of ways of doing it if you have the data cable, but if you don't your options are … [Read more...] about Upgrading From An Ancient Nokia To Android Without A Data Cable
I picked up a copy of Assassin's Creed Brotherhood a few days ago as it was discounted. While the range of games available on the Mac isn't exactly stellar, I'm not much of a "gamer" under normal circumstances and haven't even turned on my Xbox 360 in a few months.. With Assassin's Creed Brotherhood, however, I've ended up totally hooked. Again this afternoon I spent … [Read more...] about Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood – My New Addiction
I wrote the other day about my experiences upgrading two iMacs to run Apple's latest release - OSX Lion. At the time I hadn't had any major issues and was still in a "honeymoon period" with the new distro. Unfortunately that all changed the next morning. While the main machine at home, which I'm currently using, appears to not have any issues with the upgrade, it's a … [Read more...] about Apple OSX Lion Turns My Desktop Into An Expensive Paperweight
Image via WikipediaMy work desktop was dying a painful death and so had to be replaced with something a bit saner. Of course by "saner" I mean a faster Mac, as I've been converted to the dark side for quite some time now!Unfortunately the keyboard that came with my new "toy" is tiny.I've got quite big hands and type reasonably fast, so I'm finding the new slim keyboard quite … [Read more...] about Apple Keyboards – Which One Is Best?