How to – Google+ Communities

This week Google+ introduced Communities – which are much like Facebook Groups, a place where you can gather together with like-minded people and chat about chosen topics. The Google Official Blog tells us that the options are as follows. Public or private membership to support all kinds of groups—from topics and interests to local neighborhoods to regular poker nights Discussion categories to find the conversations you care about most The option to start hangouts and plan events with community members The ability to share with your community from any +1 button across the web Anyone can create a community on […]

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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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How do I remove the Ask toolbar from Google Chrome

How do I remove the Ask toolbar from Google Chrome I’m not sure how I got this darn thing, but I have been downloading a few different drawing packages so I’m assuming I allowed it entry from something there. What was happening is that every time I put a word in the address bar (omnibox) – whereas normally it would bring up Google search – this annoying Ask search thing would come up. Look what happens when I type in Walk Off The Earth in the address bar……   <– see my review there – Great Band Useless!! These are Asksupports instructions that […]

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How to change your Twitter Header Photo 2016

  How to change your Twitter Header Photo 2016 I’ve noticed people heading over to this page, so its time for a 2016 UPDATE Its so much simpler now. Click your own name to open up your page fully and at the top you will see your cover picture – underneath it says EDIT PROFILE When you click this it lets you change your cover or header photo, your profile picture, your name and your bio.   Just click change your header photo – upload your image and save changes.  The best size for the Twitter header photo is 1263 […]

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Twitter DM Phishing Scams – Have I been hacked

We see phishing scams all of the time on social networks – there have been phishing scams on Twitter, Hotmail, Facebook, and many more. The object of the hackers game is to fool you into giving them your personal information, such as username, password, and even worse credit card details. These scams might come via Email as we have seen on Yahoo or on instant messages, private messages on various networks, its not hard for them to get control of your account. Twitter DM Phishing Scams – Have I been hacked What are these Phishing Scams on Twitter Direct Messages on Twitter with the […]

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