Who needs a hug @hugtrainUSA #mentalhealth

We all need a hug at some point, and the holidays are no exception.  Whether you celebrate Christmas and New Year or not, for some this can be a very lonely or stressful time, especially coupled with these dark nights and short days! It was with this in mind 4 years ago Arié Moyal started the annual HugTrain. This year the trip is in honour of the victims and survivors of the movie theatre shooting in Aurora Colorado. Arie Moyal is an Integrated Management Strategist and hug expert 🙂  – We met a few years ago via Social Media, he’s an amazing character, very positive and […]

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How to easily clean up your Twitter stream

Often people ask how best to safely clean up your twitter stream or how to manage your twitter followers. On twitter I like to follow back as many people as I can – as I personally don’t feel its fair to expect someone to follow you if you aren’t reciprocating, its like a two way street.  Also I do not like to unfollow people unless its for a good reason. For instance, they joined twitter but then decided it wasn’t for them and stopped tweeting, or you realise that the person is actually a bot as they never @ mention anyone, […]

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Curiosity – whats inside the cube – iPhone Application

Curiosity – I hope it didn’t kill the cat My son just showed me a Yogscast video about a new application on the iPhone that has been created by Peter Molyneux at 22cans – and has already taken the world by storm.  The servers have already collapsed under the stress of the popularity of this game. 22cans call it an experiment or a competition. Curiosity the cube When you first open the application it just says – Are you curious ! Its simple but its so exciting!!!!!!  Why is Curiosity so exciting? The aim of the game to click madly at the blocks or cubelets […]

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Scan Documents & Share Searchable PDF with an iPhone or iPad App

Snap2PDF has been developed by Penpower Technology who brought us Worlddictionary  translation and Worldcard Mobile. Snap2PDF is another helpful application which organises documents for you and which will can and convert documents into PDF instantly. Plus some great sharing options How to scan and convert documents into PDF You just take a picture of the document you want to save – or you can get from your storage on the iPhone. You create a category or select one. You can then edit the picture or document  by rotating, cropping, or dewarping – you can also use OCR to recognise text on […]

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Is your employer blocking social sites or asking for passwords?

HR must embrace social I find it amazing that employers would ask for your Facebook Passwords. In one way I can understand why they would block Social Networks if they think you are wasting company time looking at tweets, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Employer asked for Facebook Password This infographic from Compliance and Safety.com shows – Asking for an employers password is a clear invasion of privacy Will cause bad relations with bosses and staff Could initiate a discrimination lawsuit. It actually violates Facebook’s privacy terms. With regard to blocking social sites at work, most people are not […]

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