Why Your Commercial VPN Solution Sucks For Streaming Video

A Virtual Private Network is a great tool that was originally developed to allow remote workers to access their employers IT systems as if they were sitting in their office.  The idea is that through some clever trickery your PC actually appears, for all intents and purposes, to be connected to your office network directly […]

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Damn you Apple and your voodoo magic! So a friend of my wife asked me why the 13,000 or so photos on her iPhone 5S didn’t all show up when she connected her phone to her computer.  In looking into the problem I actually found I suffered from a similar issue; my phone says that […]

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MAKE THE BEST OF A SLOW INTERNET CONNECTION

Sub par connection? Make it count One of the most difficult things about our recent move to Nigeria is that we no longer have access to the kind of super fast connection that’s available in the UK.

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FIVE ALTERNATIVES TO WINDOWS XP

Microsoft’s iconic OS is end of life, time to switch

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CREATE YOUR OWN HOMEPAGE WITH PROTOPAGE

All your news and search tools on one page

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CHECK IF YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS HAS BEEN COMPROMISED

Keep your accounts safe

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CHECK THE SAFETY OF A WEBSITE WITH SCAMADVISER

Peace of mind while browsing It’s a pretty safe bet that the websites of most major companies are completely legitimate and safe, but if you stumble across a website you’ve not seen before then it couldn’t hurt to check out whether or not it’s safe to use.

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PERSONALISED DEVICE CASES FROM WRAPPZ

Whatever you want on your portable device Mobile device cases are a dime a dozen, there are quite literally thousands of different designs available for pretty much any device you can think of, even more if you own a popular device like the iPhone or Samsung Galaxy.

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BUY A DECENT USED MAC FOR LESS THAN £100

One man’s trash is another man’s new office machine… If you’re a long time reader of TME then you  might be aware of a couple of previous articles where I bought half decent Apple Mac machines for less than £25 or £50.

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RIP YOUR CD’S TO FLAC WITH MEDIAMONKEY

Lossless audio on your computer. MP3′s are great, they allow you to carry huge music collections around with you on smartphones and media players, and they allow you to store all of your music in one place so that you can stream it around your home network.

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