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Creating Screen Capture Animated GIFs for Mac OSX

I regularly create short, animated GIFs of my computer screen to illustrate tutorial blog posts that I write. An animated GIF can be such a simple yet effective tool for web based tutorials but they can be a complete pain to create. I've recently come across a new and FREE piece of software that has [...]

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Ripping Off I Done This Journalling with Day One

One of my New Years resolutions was to start journalling. The daily practice of writing is widely considered to improve one's psychological well being but my main reason for starting a diary relates to my absolutely appalling memory which would have less power to rob me of exciting experiences if I had a journal to [...]

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How to ReSize of the Virtual Disc Drive for VirtualBox Running on Mac

When I first installed VirtualBox on Macbook Pro it was with the intention of running a single piece of Windows only software - SportTracks by Zonefive Software, the definitive athletes training log. I have to confess that I've struggled in this task and after failing off and on for the last couple of years I [...]

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Costing Patient Spells using the NHS Ref iPhone App

This won't appeal to many folks but just in case you've ever been excited by the NHS Code to Grouper spreadsheet and would like to squeeze that and the PbR tariff information spreadsheet onto your iPhone, I've written up a review of the NHS Reference or NHSRef iPhone app over on my NHS Excel blog. [...]

Top 5 iPhone Word Games

I've been devouring word games over the last few weeks and found myself dreaming obsessively about 4-letter word combinations. Now it's time to relax and to bring you my review of the Top 5 iPhone word games of all time. In my quest I've come across some awful games and some that just didn't quite make if [...]

Top 5 iPhone Games

I thought I'd share my recommendations for what to fill your new iPhones and iPod touch machines with, starting with my take on the top 5 iPhone game applications available from the iTunes store. My games screen tends to change fairly regularly as I drop the duff purchases and curse the reviews that led me [...]

Blogpress iPhone App

I've been a little disappointed with the latest update to the Wordpress 2 iPhone app for blogging on the fly. Not that I blog on the fly that much but I do like to fiddle around with drafts while I'm at work (lunch time only of course) and it's the draft functionality that appears to [...]