Volkswagen Beetle 1959

    Drawing in Adobe Illustrator by me ..  using photos as a guide One of my favorite cars. Volkswagen Beetle 1959 Although designed in the 1930s, the Beetle was only produced in significant numbers from 1945 on, when the model was internally designated the Volkswagen Type 1, and marketed simply as the “Volkswagen”. Later models were designated VW 1200, 1300, 1500, 1302 or 1303, the former three indicating engine displacement and the latter two being derived from the type number and not indicative of engine capacity. The model became widely known in its home country as the Käfer (German for “beetle“) and was later […]

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How to get a Whole Page Screenshot that you can easily annotate

If you need a screenshot of a website and you just use PrtScrn Capture or even the snipping tool you can only capture whats on your screen at that time (hence the name, screenshot) and but you may need more or even the whole page.  Scrolling isn’t an option and minimizing the screen and making the image larger can ruin the image. There is a fantastic Chrome extension called Awesome Screenshot:Capture and Annotate by Diigo which I wanted to share with you – Diigo also have another extension called Search all – which enables you to search through all search engines, but that’s another story. If you use Google […]

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5 top ways for Newbies to get more followers on Twitter

This is more a Twitter guide for people new to twitter – most of us know these things, and adhere to them and others aren’t really bothered as they have all the followers they need. I’m going to write it in a list, as Dave Peck has always said people like lists. 1.  Profile Picture – This really needs to be a photo of you, yourself, usually a recent head shot is best,  people like to connect with people.  Yes its fun to have a cartoon picture or an annoying jumping elephant @dhruvbhutani if you have been on twitter for […]

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Alarm system Lost Kidz app for ios Partners with Caudwell Children

Lost Kidz is a free app for iPhone and iPad which was developed by E-Scape and co founded by Stephen Ferm,  developed to enable parents to send out an alert to other parents in the area if their child goes missing. How does Lost Kidz work The Lost Kidz application has an alarm system so that when a child goes missing it alerts all the other parents with the application within a 10 mile radius that your child is missing and that they must look out for them, the alert includes their current photo and any relevant information about the child. The Alert creates […]

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Undrip bring you #luckyones – top entrepreneurs helping businesses hurt in Hurricane Sandy

What is Undrip and what are they doing? Undrip is a free social media aggregator application for iPhone and ipad developed by Thusfresh Inc. created by scappy entrepreneur Mick Hagen. (His words) A social media feed, not a news feed. Undrip scans all of your social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, instagram, Tumblr, and App.net, then sorts out what is important to you by analyzing your feeds.  Undrip takes away the noise, the status updates, then sorts them into easy to read categories which you can then share on your social networks as a curator. One of the great things about Undrip is […]

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Yahoo Email Phishing Scam – Account Exceeded Limit.

Account Exceeded Limit A Yahoo email phishing scam is being sent to our in-boxes again.  The email looks like it comes from Yahoo admin and informs you that you need to upgrade your account as you have exceeded your limit of 30GB or you will not be able to send or receive email. This is a phishing scam.   What is a phishing email We have seen many of these on social networks lately – there have been phishing scams on Twitter, Hotmail, Facebook, and many more, and the object of the hackers game is to fool you into giving them your […]

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