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There are so many sob stories out there, about the hard drive that failed and the whole digital life of some poor person disappearing in an instant. Years and years of family photos that are irreplaceable. It could be a novel that was ninety five percent finished or the...
You can now get 5GB free file storage from Amazon Cloud Drive. Add that to what you can get for free from Mozy, DropBox and Box .net, you will be able to have back up of a lot of your digital files. If you are a music buyer and you buy an album from Amazon that gives you a years worth of an extra 15GB storage. Online back ups are essential for keeping your digital life safe.
Electric cars are the future and here are three examples of ecologically orientated cars that are quite different. In common they all are completely electric but aims at different sectors of the car buying public. A cheaper runaround commuter car, a family car and a super sexy sports car.
Options for getting a cheap macbook. What should you do? Ebay Craigslist or buy from a Mac owning friend that is upgrading. Or is the Apple refurb store a good idea. What do you have to look out for and do you know what a dead pixel is or a wonky hinge
Moving files to the iPad can seem a bit of a challenge until you get used to the way of working that is needed with the device. There are workarounds and some depend on the type of file you want to move. Some depend on using great utilities like DropBox and GoodReader. The Camera Connection Kit from Apple also can be effective for moving certain files to and from.
The American Motor industry is having to play catch up with the Japanese manufacturers of ecologic vehicles and seem to be coming up with the goods with the Chevrolet Volt, the Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Lincoln MKZ. The Chevrolet Volt is a Plug in hybrid that in some ways has better technology that the Prius. You can drive some distance without the petrol engine kicking in, and when it doe it is charges the batteries rather than powers the car direct. Cool !
Is the Prius a properly green car. Can you drive it fast? How far can you drive only using electric energy. How does it compare with the Honda Civic Hybrid and the Lexus HS250h. Is there any point in buying one if you can get a car that uses less fuel? Is the smug factor a reason to buy a hybrid car?
The cost of car ownership is hitting the roof and there are things you can do to reduce the impact of the price rises in fuel, insurance and parking. Could you get rid of the car, get a smaller car, change to a motorcycle or bicycle to save money for the needs of your family finances. Or just drive like Grandma, that will save your fuel.
Art Text is in a league of its own when it comes to graphics design software for macintosh, because it is quite unique in what it can do. Take some text and give it a 3D look with the pillow effect or the chiseled effect with just a couple of mouse clicks.Great tool for making logo designs, buttons and headers for web pages and all sorts of graphics projects.
One of may favourite applications on my Macs and on my iOS devices. Evernote is great for creating notes and also for clipping information from web pages. All my notes in one place and searchable so that I need never again forget anything.
Editing sound files on a Mac is a breeze and you have free choices like Garageband and Audacity. Then there is the excellent AmadeusPro which is really inexpensive or you could lash out some cash for something like Soundtrack Pro or LogicPro. It depends on what you are doing, making music or recording a podcast and how much money you have to spend. My vote goes to AmadeusPro