Category Archives: Tech

MACWORLD – How to use Game Centre on the Mac: Game Centre for Mac, set up tips and more

Another piece for the fine chaps at Macworld. Mac’s Game Center needs a bit of work but looks like it’ll be much improved by time Apple’s Yosemite comes around. Advertisements

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MACWORLD – How to use Game Centre on iOS, iPad, iPhone: Game Centre set up tips and more

Another piece for the fine chaps at Macworld. I wonder if there’s anyone at Apple trying to broker a deal with Valve and combine the Game Center with Steam? That’d be interesting…

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MACWORLD – Complete guide to using the iOS App Store for iPad and iPhone

I gone done some words for Macworld about how to use the Apple App Store to find stuff. It is, at the time of writing, a bit broken. #protip Use Google

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GOTHINKBIG – Do you even Vlog

A piece I assembled for the fine people at GoThinkBig in which I tracked down a bunch of people who are doing very well with Youtube video and got them to tell the camera how they did it (the whole video idea … Continue reading

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THERANKTANK – Smart TV Buying Considerations

I wrote a brief comparison piece for a new UK based consumer site, TheRankTank, on what to look for when you’re buying a next generation/’smart’ TV. I speak briefly about 4K/Ultra HD (4196 x 2160) , BluRay, 3D, ‘conventional’ HD, and … Continue reading

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LATESTGADGETS – The Exciting World Of No Cost Electronica

A tutorial / roundup article for latestgadgets.co.uk on the best music production freeware; covers DAWs, VSTs, AUs, plugins and sequencers. After many years of experience trying almost everything free, I whittled the list down to what is basically the best … Continue reading

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GOTHINKBIG – Ultimate Guide To Video Sharing Sites

I wrote another guide about self promotion for careers/inspiration site GoThinkBig. This one’s about the medium of video, which I use with erm…variable success. If you’ve got something useful to say, you are obliged to say it. Right? Here’s my … Continue reading

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GOTHINKBIG – Jobseeker’s Guide To Document Sharing Websites

A short guide for Bauer’s GoThinkBig on how to use document sharing sites like Scribd and Issuu for career and business advancement. It’s basically guerilla marketing with PDFs, and you can do it for free. Been doing this kinda stuff … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK NEWS – 5 Apps to find love on Facebook

So I wrote a piece about online dating and editorial turned it into something about ‘finding love’ online instead  :3 The social stigma around online dating seems to have declined. Many of my close friends have met their special someone on … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK NEWS – Timelapse Photography and Triggertrap Mobile, a ‘how to’ guide

” Time-lapse photography is a technique whereby the frequency at which film frames are captured (the frame rate) is much lower than that used to view the sequence. When played at normal speed, time appears to be moving faster and … Continue reading

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