Tutorial Gimp Fade Slideshow Effects


The fade-out effect is a very subtle way of transitioning from one image to another whether in slideshows. Most would use slideshow applications with fade-out effects but you can also achieve these effects with GIF animations which does not require any plug-ins for it to be played on your browser. You can create GIF animations…

Read More

Learn how AMD Thuban aims to counter Intel’s i7 980X Gulftown


CPU competition continues to heat up with the introduction of blistering six-core CPUs from AMD and Intel. AMD is first to market with its Thuban processors and hopes to counter Intel’s more expensive six-core Gulftown by offering incredible processing power at an impressive price. AM Thuban: Overview Among things remaining the same in the AMD…

Read More

The best Gadgets in 2012 for new College Students


Many years ago, when students attended school, they were concerned about owning the “name-branded / Designer” wardrobe and being part of the “in” crowd. Now, students and parents are concerned of owning the latest technology. You may own a pair of designer wardrobe, but if you also own a prehistoric phone (that is the size…

Read More

What to look for when choosing a laptop


The laptop computer has become a standard piece of equipment for many consumers.  This isn’t to say that the desktop computer is no longer used, but people do enjoy the portability of the laptop and the ability to carry information, work, and entertainment on the road.  Granted, people do have to weigh the need for…

Read More

Website Design Tips for Site Home Pages


The first index page of the website is called the homepage. People judge a website by the design and content of its homepage. It creates a lasting impression on the visitor. Bad homepage is more likely to result in high bounce rate. For a business, the website homepage is like the storefront.  Here are some…

Read More

How to add slideshows to the Windows 7 and Vista desktops


You can add photo slideshows to both the Windows 7 and Vista desktops. Although their options for photo slideshows are not entirely the same, you can set up some great desktop slideshows with both of the Window packages. Transform your desktop with a compilation of photos. To begin you’ll need to set up a photo…

Read More

Microsoft’s Cortana may be a game changer in the world of personal digital assistants


The future of Microsoft may very well rest on Cortana’s shoulders. Who is she? Born of a future age (a Halo game character from the 26th century), ultimately Microsoft’s Cortana is the somewhat belated competitor to Apple’s “Siri” and Google’s “Google Now.” This personal digital assistant, designed for the smartphone, is what Microsoft hopes will…

Read More

Android App Reviews Football Manager Handheld 2012


The Football Manager series has been a popular title in various guises on the PC for over 20 years. During this time it has been widely recognised as the only football management simulation you would ever need to own due to its amazing realism and accurate representation of the sport. After making an appearance on…

Read More

Keyboard shortcuts to use with Firefox


Mozilla has built its Firefox web browser up so much so that “Firefox” is now a household name.  However, in spite of Firefox’s popularity, many users aren’t aware of the various keyboard shortcuts you can use in the browser to make your web-surfing session a little easier (or make your work time a little more…

Read More

Advantages of a netbook


The “netbook” is the latest version of the personal computer to hit the market and entice consumers of electronics.  In many ways, the netbook is a smaller version of the laptop computer.  Granted, there are some limitations to the netbook computer and people who want to run all of the normal software packages may be…

Read More

← OLDER POSTS NEWER POSTS →