MacFormat, issue 283

MacFormat 283I’ve contributed two reviews to the latest issue of Future’s best-selling Mac magazine. The first is a half-page review of Prizmo, the second a quarter-page review of Yoink. Visit the current issue page for more details on what’s in the magazine, plus to order. Digital versions are also available.

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Technology Tips Guide: Windows 7

TTZ01This new bookazine from Future contains an amazing 787 tips, including four of my previously published features. These are: “Ultimate Windows Timesavers”, a guide to streamlining the way you use your PC to save time, and “A Faster PC Now”, tips for speeding up your computer without spending any money. Next, my original disaster recovery guide using the Hirens Boot CD is also included, along with my “Reinstall Windows for the last time” guide. All four features have previously been published in Windows Help & Advice magazine. To order, please click here.

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Windows Help & Advice, issue 105

Windows Help & Advice 105The latest issue of Windows Help & Advice is available to buy now, and includes two of my tutorials. These are how to record notes using Evernote, and how to safely clean the Registry. As always, these are accompanied by my regular four-page Q&A column, Support Squad. Cut-price subscriptions are also available.

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TechRadar

TechRadarMy guides to 10 of the best trend-setting downloads for 2015 has been published. Please click here to view it.

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Mac|Life

MAC277.imp_wine.appiconMy ‘How to run Windows apps for free’ tutorial from MacFormat issue 277 has now been published on the Mac|Life website. Please click here to read it.

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Lifehacker UK/Windows Help & Advice

w7h-102LifeHacker UK has now published another step-by-step guide from one of my recent Windows Help & Advice Magazine tutorials, this time choosing my guide to renaming media files quickly using FileBot, again from issue 102. Please click here to read it.

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Twitter Marketing Playbook

Twitter MarketingI’m pleased to announce that my exhaustive 358-page playbook on how to use Twitter for marketing your business has now been published by Imparture. For a run-down of what’s in it, free sample and information on ordering, please click here.

I’ve also helped to manage, sub and edit other playbooks in the range too, including Facebook Marketing by Julia Faulks, and Instagram Marketing by Michelle Kendall.

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Lifehacker UK/Windows Help & Advice

w7h-102The step-by-step portion of my recent three-page tutorial on fixing photos using Paint.NET from issue 102 of Windows Help & Advice Magazine has now been published online at Lifehacker UK – click here to read it.

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LifeHacker UK

lh_smappee.montageMy extended review of the Smappee smart energy monitor has been published and can be read online here.

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Blues News

bcfc-141226The latest issue of the official Birmingham City matchday programme will be on-sale today at St Andrews to coincide with the Boxing Day fixture with Derby County. As usual, my contribution is the On This Day section, a look back at three matches played on this day in previous years. Click here to find out more about what’s in the programme.

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Linux Format, issue 193

lxf193My second ever Linux feature – on building the ultimate media server – has just been published in the latest issue of Linux Format. Please click here for more information – subscribers to the magazine will find a link where they can download the feature in PDF format.

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Windows Help & Advice, issue 104

wh-104The January issue of Future’s popular PC title is on the shelves now, and features a bumper crop of contributions from yours truly. First up is my feature on building the ultimate recovery disc, and then there are two tutorials: one on watching and recording live TV through your PC, and the other on using a tabbed file manager in place of Windows Explorer. The issue is rounded off with my usual four-page Support Squad column. For more details and to order, please click here.

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