Tech Tips

December 2012: 10 ways to use social networking tools to promote your organisation/business

Social networking (SN) sites provide unprecedented opportunities to get the word out about yourself and your business or organisation. Social networking tools, such as Facebook, Twitter, Windows Live, and Google Buzz, are great for keeping in touch with friends and ...

November 2012: How to Update Status on Google+, Facebook and Twitter at Once

Most users have multiple social networking profiles as they all provide a slightly different user experience. The challenge is to manage all of them. Some of the most popular are Facebook, Twitter and Google+. While there are various way to update ...

September 2012: Five apps to make you a better typist

If you do a lot of writing, it’s nice to be able to type at a speed that lets you complete a writing task as quickly and accurately as possible. Below are five software packages available to help you improve ...

August 2012: Five must-have open source productivity tools.

You don’t have to turn to proprietary software to get your work done. Here are five feature-rich open source alternatives. What do we need to produce our work? We must produce documents, we must be able to create/manipulate images, we must ...

July 2012: 10 Frequently Requested Facebook Tips

Facebook tries to keep settings and other options simple, but now that the social network offers so many options and features, it can sometimes make even the simplest things complicated. Here are 10 frequently requested Facebook tips that will improve ...

June 2012: How to use LinkedIn strategically.

LinkedIn is a great tool for getting your profile out in front of potential employers. And not just a more staid version of social networking. The fact is, LinkedIn is a great tool for what are perhaps the most important ...

May 2012: 3 Simple Ways To Make Your Computer Work Better

If you notice any negative changes in your computer's performance, there are a few things you can do to keep it working optimally. Use New or Upgrade Your Computer RAM. If you don’t have good and well functioning memory on your computer ...

April 2012: Cloud Computing Explained

Why is cloud computing so hard to understand? The answer would be because it covers the entire range of organisation requirements, from back-office enterprise systems to various ways such systems can be implemented. Therefore, many different definitions are acceptable and ...

March 2012: A How-to Guide for the New Facebook Business Pages

Several months after Facebook first started rolling out Timeline to the public, the social network has formally announced Timeline's expansion to brand- and business-focused pages. Page owners will have until March 30 to update their pages to the new design; ...

February 2012: Cloud Computing – A Blessing or a Curse?

There’s no doubt that cloud computing has made a huge splash in our technologically ubiquitous society. Its benefits help businesses with productivity and give consumers more convenience about back-ups and data storage. Still, there are a few issues that should ...