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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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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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YAHOO UK NEWS – Low Light Smartphone Photography

Since I wander around at night shooting random people and things on the street with my iPhone (yes, I do this, and it often makes for good shots), I got to write about it for Yahoo. I went to town … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK NEWS – Twitter Management Comparison

Nerd level: OVER 9000!!!!!!!!!! A piece on social media management for Yahoo UK News. I use Hootsuite for everything, but tested two competitors to see if they could surpass it. The verdict? Seesmic came pretty close. Tweetdeck didn’t. If you are … Continue reading

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YAHOO NEWS – How To Use Twitter For Business And Networking

If you wanna ‘do business stuff’, Twitter is a good place to be… This is a really brief guide that outlines some ways for small businesses and jobseekers to use Twitter for fun and profit. It talks about stuff like … Continue reading

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YAHOO NEWS – Facebook Timeline – 5 Things You Need To Know

Something for Yahoo about 5 important features of Facebook’s Timeline, some of which you might not know about. Many of these are privacy related, and since Facebook have forced the switch on all of us, this is something I’d like … Continue reading

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YAHOO NEWS – Simple Photoshop Editing Tips

Many people own a a computer with a recent version of Photoshop but aren’t too sure how to use it. There are some basic and entry level  features in the program that are extremely easy to pick up. I’ve demonstrated … Continue reading

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