|Wikidot 101 - Video Tutorials
12 Mar 2013 01:15 | 0 comments
I've created a new website, to host a video series on YouTube: Wikidot 101. These are video tutorials aimed at new users, which will gradually cover more advanced concepts. Currently only one video is available, with me uploading the second video in the series at the same time as I write this.... Read more...
|5-star ratings for Wikidot - Available now!
18 Oct 2012 12:45 | 2 comments
One of the highest rated wishes on the Wikidot feedback system was for the implementation of a 5-star rating system, which currently has 28 votes. The Wikidot team has been hard at work and as of today, it has been implemented! You can try it out right now. Appearance The 5-star module looks... Read more...
|Remove the "Metro" from Windows 8
16 Sep 2012 08:48 | 0 comments
Once you have installed Windows 8 and started it up for the first time, you are given a quick tutorial on the changes, then are faced with the Metro interface. For those that are willing to try something new and to take advantage of the benefits that the Windows 8 Start UI provides (such as improved... Read more...
|Forensic Analysis Project
14 Sep 2012 01:09 | 2 comments
I am currently working on a project for the state police's forensics unit, as part of my final year study at university. When officers are collecting evidence following an arrest, they also look for computers and mobile devices. I am working with a fellow student to help forensic investigators to... Read more...
|Turning off your Windows 8 PC
07 Sep 2012 05:24 | 0 comments
Microsoft's next major operating system will be released to the world on October 26th this year. Windows 8's new Metro interface presents itself as soon as you sign in, and whilst it looks amazing it may take many people a while to get used to. This will be the second of many quick helpful tips... Read more...
|Select multiple tiles in Windows 8
04 Sep 2012 15:37 | 0 comments
Microsoft's next major operating system will be released to the world on October 26th this year. Windows 8's new Metro interface presents itself as soon as you sign in, and whilst it looks amazing it may take many people a while to get used to. This will be the first of many quick helpful tips aimed... Read more...
|Google goes scientific, improves calculator
28 Jul 2012 01:43 | 3 comments
For a while now, typing a simple mathematic equation into Google's search bar would yield a numerical answer above the regular search results. If you didn't have a calculator on hand, Google was a good alternative. A few days ago, Google improved this functionality even further with a full... Read more...
|OSX Mountain Lion release today, what are you looking forward to?
25 Jul 2012 23:50 | 0 comments
OSX Mountain Lion was released for Mac users earlier today. Which improvement are you most looking forward to? The price At only $21 AUD it's even more affordable than the last operating system upgrade. iCloud For those of you with an iOS phone or tablet, you can sync documents with your Macbook... Read more...
|Greater Precision over OSX Volume Control
25 Jul 2012 07:09 | 0 comments
Most Mac users already know how to change their volume, and recognise the plink noise that your computer makes when doing so. It's rather handy having a keyboard shortcut for the volume - we've probably all experienced that embarrassment when your computer suddenly starts pumping out noise from... Read more...
|More Mac OSX articles to come, Windows not so different
25 Jul 2012 05:17 | 2 comments
I realised today that I have written quite a number of articles and tips regarding Windows operating systems, but my Mac OSX articles are few and far between - and they often carry a negative vibe, or poke fun at the operating system. Starting today, I've added Mac OS X to the list of Popular ... Read more...