Facebook Free Makeup Scam

Another Facebook post?  Anyone would think I like Facebook. Or actually used it 🙂  Anyway …… I might be a bit late in posting this but its only just starting appearing in my Facebook feed, so it might help someone.  Scam on Facebook  We’ve all seen them before but we are still clicking on them or they wouldn’t keep posting.  Stop it.  If one of your friends sends you a link to get Free makeup, please don’t click it, and certainly don’t enter your Facebook details or log in with Facebook. Never click anything like this, you don’t get anything for nothing as the old […]

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How to get the new Facebook profile

As you must have heard by now, Facebook had a redesign on its profile page recently, it is supposed to give people a clearer idea about who you are , setting out all of your information in a more ordered way. Apparently your privacy settings remain unchanged.  Although I think people may be changing some of their settings after they see what exactly is on their profile page now. I’ve had the new Facebook profile for a day or so, a link just appeared at the top of my profile page but it seems that is not happening to everyone automatically until the […]

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This is why there are Cartoon Characters on Facebook !!

You may have noticed lots of people changing their profile pictures on Facebook to cartoon characters and are wondering why.  I must say almost all of my friends are now anything from Daffy Duck to Captain Caveman. I’d be surprised if you haven’t seen the message that is going around yet, but here it is – Change your Facebook profile picture to a cartoon character from your childhood and invite your friends to do the same, for the NSPCC. Until Monday (December 6th), there should be no human faces on Facebook, but an invasion of memories. This is a campaign to stop […]

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What is Electronics? – My first day with #Arduino

    “Michelle, Do you know anything about electronics?” “I’ve replaced parts in a computer…….?” “No real electronics.” “No, not really.” “Good!” Little did I know that this was the answer Lee Stacey (who works with Designspark)  was hoping for. He immediately arranged a meeting to offer me the My first day with #Arduino challenge of designing something electronic with the #Arduino board from RS Components and to blog my findings.   He and Designspark believe that someone with little or no electronics experience can learn and design with Arduino so this was my little challenge! My first day with #Arduino When […]

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What is followfriday and how does it work.

If you’ve seen a tweet including #FollowFriday or #ff and a list of user names preceded by the @ symbol and you are wondering what it is, or how to use it correctly I will explain, with some background help from Mashable. #Followfriday was started a long time ago by someone who thought it was hard to choose people to follow and thought it would be a good idea to recommend your favourite followers to other users, so that they could follow them too. Explained in detail here on mashable back in 2009 http://mashable.com/2009/03/06/twitter-followfriday/ It was a brilliant idea, that […]

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iOS 4.2 Software Update – what it means to the iPhone User

Today Apple released the new free Software update iOS 4.2. The biggest difference will be to the iPad users to bring them up to date with everything we already had on the iPhone or Itouch. With extra features. For a start the Alarm bug should now be fixed on your Apple iPhone!!  Can’t use that excuse anymore 🙂 We now also have Airprint – Printing AirPlay – Stream digital media from your iphone Find my iPhone– which is now free on iPhone 4 – iPad and ITouch 4 iTunes TV show rentals  Improved mailFour different fonts in notes – Marker Felt, […]

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