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FREE Printable – Weekly Planner for Self-Employed

I am a planner, a list maker, an organiser and I know I am not the only one, right? I know you lot are actually nodding right now.

I am self employed running a business and a family. That can sometimes be a recipe for disaster. You think work projects combined with school and after [...]

Going from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Note 2 – The verdict


Today marks the end of the second week I have been using my new Samsung Galaxy Note 2.

Verdict? Well I haven’t missed my iPhone, not even a bit.

Shall we start with the not so cool bit and get it out of the way? Ok well it is a big phone, a very [...]

The magical land of Google+

Last Tuesday morning, I was heading to a meeting at the Google offices in London or Disneyland for Geeks!

Google+ is a territory I haven’t yet explored fully and this was the occasion to meet up with Rosie their newly appointed Community Manager to discuss the countless possibilities G+ has to offer not only on [...]

iPhone 5 or Samsung Galaxy Note 2?

I am currently debating on whether to swap my iPhone4 for a Galaxy Note2 or an iPhone5. I change my mind everyday.

I am truly an Apple adept. iPod, iPad, iPhones, iMac… It feels like a huge step to move away from Apple.

But… There’s the Galaxy Note 2 with its beautiful crisp large [...]

Easy Peasy Collages with PicMonkey

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Photo collages are a great way to showcase beautiful photos, illustrate a story or see different angles of an object for example. Personally, I am a big fan of photo collages.

I mentioned it during my Cybher session and I wanted to show you a very easy, free way to make beautiful collages to illustrate [...]

Create a text overlay on images with Gimp

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Following yesterday’s tutorials on adding a watermark with Gimp, I wanted to show you how to add a text overlay to your images like this one.

1- Open an image in Gimp

2 – Add a layer (choose the colour of the layer that suits you)

3- Set the opacity of [...]

How to watermark your photos with Gimp

One question I was asked at Cybher conference was “How do I watermark my images with Gimp?”

Here is how…

1- Open your photo in Gimp

2 – In Toolbox select the box with the “A” (if you can’t see your toolbox, look here for instructions on how to open it [...]

Gimp – Locate the Toolbox and Layer Box if they have disappeared

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Sometime you might lose the toolbox or the layer box in Gimp.

To open them again, hover over “Windows” and you will find them in the drop down menu.



CybHer 12, it’s tomorrow!

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I am feeling excitement with a touch of anxiety.

I am excited because Cybher is one of those conferences that makes me want to jump up and down with a squeal. Imagine the people waiting for Harrods to open its doors on the first day of sales. Imagine their bodies pressurised against the doors about [...]

Cybher 2012