Learning Art Through Technology

In some ways, art and technology are often regarded as separate fields. One is creative and based around personal expression, while the other is built with precise science. However, for an end user technology doesn’t have to be purely cold and technical, and there are many resources that can be invaluable for enhancing your skills as an artist. Whether you are looking to just start out with art or enhance your abilities and learn new skills, there are a number of ways technology can help. From a simple web-browser to advanced custom-made software and apps, many artists are finding reasons to consider technology as an invaluable learning tool. Getting Supplies If you intend to learn new art skills, you will want to make sure you are well stocked. While...

How To Save Your Digital World With 5 Great Cloud Storage Solutions

My article gives people a few options they can choose from when they want to start storing backups of all their data in the cloud because you can never be too careful these days. You’ve got to be careful these days because your entire life is stored on your computer. Can you imagine how sick you’d feel if you woke up one day and everything had been wiped from your computer? It’s too horrible to even think about and the only way you’ll be safe is if you start backing your data up into more than one place. We’re going to look at some of the online cloud options available to you at the moment. CrashPlan  If you’re looking for maximum flexibility you’ll need to look far and wide before you’ll find anything as good as...

Top Ways the Web Can Make Your Life Better

This article explores how the web can be used to improve your lifestyle in a vast number of ways and provides many concrete examples. The web is incredibly useful, and these days there are fewer and fewer people who don’t use at least a few of its services on a regular basis. If you don’t e-mail that much, then you probably at least use Facebook or go shopping online… Unfortunately though this as far as a lot of people go in their web use, which is a big mistake when you consider that the web can be used to make your life better in a vast number of ways if you just dig a little deeper. By using the net you can find yourself richer, happier, more organised and more relaxed. How? Read on and we’ll take a look at some of the great things the web...

How to Use Your Android Phone as a Mobile Computer

Getting serious work done on a mobile device is something that most people still consider impossible. How can you really get that much work done on a tiny phone screen, let alone one that doesn’t have Windows/Microsoft Office running on it? Or even a keyboard for that matter? With every application taking up the entire screen and severe limitations in what you can run, how can you really get the same kind of work done as you would on a fully-fledged computer? Actually there are many ways you can get around the limitations of Android and the devices it is commonly installed on, you just need to get a little creative. Here we will look at some methods for different levels of expertise, to allow you to get the very most out of your device for working on the go...

Some of the Most Common Digital TV Reception Problems and Overcoming Them

Whilst it’s undeniable that digital television delivers a clearer and more consistent service than the now almost completely antiquated analogue signal and also that it offers a more diverse channel selection and more interactive features, it’s not perfect. TV Reception Problems are unfortunately still rampant, especially in more remote parts of the country, where the ‘digital revolution’ is still very much in its infancy. If you’re suffering from a poor digital reception the fix could be a quick and easy one or it could be something that requires a little further investigation. Either way, here we’ll take you through a few of the most common problems and some of the most likely potential fixes for them. Intermittent or Poor Signal...

How to Keep Your Computer in the Great Condition it Was in When You Got It

This article provides tips to help ensure your PC stays running well and looks at specific scenarios such as spilled drinks and moving home too. Getting a new computer is an exciting time for any fan of technology or anyone who works on the computer a lot. Most of us will spend hours working at our PCs and will rely on them for all kinds of daily tasks, which means that the quality of your device can have a huge impact on how easily you get through your day’s tasks and how pleasant an experience you have as you do. Unfortunately though, our technology has a tendency to deteriorate over time, and this is perhaps especially true of desktop PCs due to the sheer amount we use them. Throw in the time you spilled milk on the screen and the time it got thrown...