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Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Repair That Broken Drill - Your Hands On Those Black And Decker Spares

Sometimes for environmental reasons we would prefer to repair something but the cost of the Black & Decker parts are too high for us to be able to economically do so. Maybe that will change now with the cost of new items going up and the changes in the...

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Acorn - Graphics Design Software For Macintosh

If you are going to buy bitmap editing software for Mac then Acorn is definitely one of the Mac softwares to look at to see if it meets your needs for creating and manipulating your bitmap images. Acorn actually has tools for making vector shapes within the software similar to the way that Skitch also uses vector graphics on top of the desktop snaps it makes.

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Carving Wood Figures With Wood Carving tools - Hand Tools And Electric

If youa re going to take up carving then you are going to need some tools to get you on your way of making the wood master pieces. Relief carvings and wooden sculptures with you own special artistic touch. Gouges, chisels, knives and electric rotary tools

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Engraving Metals with Engraving Tools

Some people get mixed up with Engraving and etching. Here is an explanation of the difference and a look at some types of engraving that exist. CNC engraving, using hand held tools like the Dremel and if engraving doesn't fit the bill then there is always computer controlled lasers that can be used to mark objects.

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Sketch - A Review of the Vector Graphics Editor For The Mac

Testing vector graphics design tools to compare with the 300 pound gorilla that is Adobe Illustrator and I have a review of Sketch which is an inexpensive application to use on the Mac. Good at some things and needing some work in other areas. Could it be what you care looking for in a graphics application?

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
A Mac Graphics Application - First Impressions of Eazydraw

the first impression you get when trying out new software will colour your views on it to a point that you may never use it after the first play with it. Eazydraw is a Mac graphics application that i tried out and I ended up with mixed views about it. It has some good points and a few bad points. Which emotion won the day with EazyDraw?

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Using Portable Electrical Test Equipment

Overview of what Electrical Test Equipment might be used for. PAT Portable Appliance Testing is used so that electrial appliances are safe for the end user

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Graphics Applications for the Mac - Vector Designer Review

Can't afford Creative Suite with Illustrator and want to work with vector graphics on the Mac. Are there any other options out there of Mac graphic image editors that come close to what you can do with Illustrator or CorelDraw? Here is a review of Vector Designer.

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
How to Make a Screencast - A Great Tool For Teachers and Trainers

First of all the question is - What is a screencast and why should I want to make one? There are many things that we want to do, or would like to do be able to do with our computers. Sometimes it can be difficult to work out...

Lifestyle
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Best Mind Mapping - Set Your Ideas Free

Mind mapping is a way to set your ideas free. Even though we get trained by our schooling to think, write and express ourselves in a linear, structured way, for most of us that actually stifles free thought and ingenuity. This is due to the different ways that the...

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Creating Graphics - Which to Use Vectors or Bitmaps

There are bitmaps and there are vector graphics. Which of theses should you be using and why. Then you have to choose from a huge choice of programs, some are vector only, some are bitmap and some do both. How do we decide which is going to work best for what we want to do graphically?

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Review of FatPaint - Online Graphics Image Editor

FatPaint is and online graphics editing software dealing with vectors and bitmaps. The 3D manipulation is just one of its impressive features. Would be a tough learning curve due to all the functionality and could be frustrating on a slow internet connection. How does it compare with Illustrator and Vector Designer for usability?

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
A Different Graphics Design Software For Macintosh - ArtText Two

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.

by Spondicious
9 years ago
Working As A Writer For InfoBarrel and Niche Sites

A work flow for writing articles for InfoBarrel and also for niches sites. I work using Scrivener and TextMate to write a set of four articles plus setting up something for some articles to other article directories to get more back links set up.This has a bias for the Mac users amongst us, but will be good for all writers anyway.

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Lets have a look at tree stump removal techniques

Getting a tree stump out of the ground can be really difficult. It is say that undergrouns there will be as much tree as you can see above ground. Here we have a look at the options for taking a tree stump out of the picture. The various methods of tree stump removal

Entertainment
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Self Publishing an eBook to sell in the iBook Store

Self publishing is without a doubt, the way forward for many authors because of a number of factors, one being the move into electronic media reading tools like the Kindle, the Nook, Sony E Reader and the iPad. Another thing that is pushing change is that publishing houses have...

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
The Amazing iPad

The amazing iPad from Apple is used in many unique ways and that is what makes it so excellent to use, for the thousands of different types of people that have already bought one. You can choose from tons of programs to do all sorts of things that make...

Technology
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Enthusiastic DIY Or Professional Usage - DCD760KL Half Inch, 18V DeWalt Drill

There are plenty of drills to choose from that will fit the bill for work on a job site of for use with a big DIY project and this DeWalt 18Volt dill is one possibility. Is it good enough for the professional to use on the job or should you be looking for a different make and model of drill.

Entertainment
by Spondicious
9 years ago
What is the Best Software for Writers and Authors?

Scrivener is the Rolls Royce of writers software It has been just for the Mac but now is also available for Windows users. The Version 2 of Scrivener has a great set of tools for writers of all types. Whether you are writing just for InfoBarrel if if you are writing novels, for journalism, papers for your studies, Scrivener is the business.

Entertainment
by Spondicious
9 years ago
Making Money Selling Vector Graphics Through Micro Stock

Get your illustrator software whether it be Vector Designer, EazyDraw of Illustrator and make some designs that you can sell to graphic designers worldwide using the same micro stock sites that sell photographs. A good way to make money if you are artistically inclined.

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