Articles – What Interests Us Online

Our Own Article Directory

The internet has grown hugely since the website was started. Over that time there have been numerous subjects that have grabbed our attention. Sometimes it’s just a case of writing an article about a solution to a problem that we’ve found online and thought other people may find useful as well. Other times it may be writing an article about some of our software and how to make best use of it.

Perhaps of most interest are the general articles about online technology and how it has advanced. Watching television online has become very popular, a trend that spawned from the technology developed to allow people to watch live sports, like football, online. Not many people knew this but right back at the beginning we were writing about this technology and encouraging people to give it a go. We don’t get it right every time but if you’re interested in what’s really hot online, or going to be hot then there are worse places to look than the article directory

Factory Reset Android Phone You Need The Contacts And Messages Off? No Problem – Thursday, September 08, 2022
It couldn’t be easier to recover the deleted contacts and messages from your Android phone.

Why SMTP Is Way More Important Than Gmail! – Tuesday, April 05, 2022
We all love Gmail and doesn’t it gets loads of publicity? But there is a real superstar in the background that makes all our e-mail just…work!

Finding A Solution To The Bet365 Stream Full Screen Issue? – Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Bet365 are still the best source of alternative sports streams online, here I talk about going full screen after the latest website update.

Is Free Computer Monitoring Software Still Relevant? – Friday, May 22, 2020
Thirteen years after we originally wrote our PC monitoring solution is it the sort of software still needed in 2020? Recent events seems to suggest very much so.

Installing Our Software And See A Windows Protected Your PC Warning? – Tuesday, March 12, 2019
We’re in the process of updating our software to make it more secure, in the process Microaoft would like us to “buy more trust”! We’d rather earn that trust so here is how to install our software.

Kodi/XBMC On Your Android Device Only Playing In The Top Left Corner? Here’s The Solution – Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Kodi is extremely popular, this has spawned an entire market in cheap Android devices to be used for Kodi. One big problem is that Kodi may limit playback to a small image in the top left hand corner, here is the solution to that Kodi/XBMC problem.

How To Fix Your Freelander Tablet When It Stops Playing With Google – Thursday, January 31, 2013
The Freelander PD10 and PD20 tablets are brilliant, or they were until they stopped being able to access the Google Play store for Android. This is how to fix that problem.

The Best Way Of Managing An Email Marketing List – Thursday, November 03, 2011
Don’t be fooled into thinking that you can get away with hammering somebody else’s SMTP server, there is only one way of reliably contacting your e-mail marketing list and keeping your reputation.

Microsoft Mouse Won’t Charge? – Friday, June 24, 2011
A common problem on the 7000 and 8000 series results in a red light every time you try to charge your mouse. Here is the solution I use.

The First 3D TVs Are Out – Monday, March 15, 2010
I’m an early adopter of most technology but I think I’ll hold back on 3D for just a little while, it’s not that I’m not very excited about it though!

Legally Watch Live Football Streams Online – Thursday, April 16, 2009
Watching live sports (especially football) online has become very popular but some people worry about the legalities, here’s 2 100% legal ways of watching live football online!

Online Backup – You Don’t Need To Be A Geek To Backup Online! – Friday, February 13, 2009
With the amazing amount of photos and movies we keep on our computers have you ever thought about online backup?

Sony PRS-505 Review – Sunday, September 28, 2008
I barely read a book since reading school but now the Sony PRS-505 had got me back in the reading habit.

Are Programmers Getting Worse? – Monday, August 18, 2008
As we turn on our PC’s these days we seemed to be greeted by endless program updates.

SMTP When Travelling – Send E-mails Easily – Monday, August 04, 2008
We all take the ability to send e-mail for granted, when travelling it can be a real pain, well unless you read this article.

Gmail Account Hacked, Here’s Some Help – Thursday, June 05, 2008
Of course it will never happen to you! That’s exactly what my friend said as well, here’s the process for getting your GMail account back.

Learn How To Get Paid Just For Searching The Internet – Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Getting paid for searching, sounds too good to be true? It’s a real company they really do pay up!

As WebDAV Finishes And DeltaSynch Arrives What Windows Live Hotmail Forwarding Options Exist – Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Microsoft through Hotmail seem determined to make our lives more difficult.

Why Email Forwarding Software Is Still A Good Option – Tuesday, January 22, 2008
The advantages of running software on your own PC to manage your e-mail forwarding.

GMail Introduces Free IMAP Access For All – Thursday, November 01, 2007
Google and GMail lead the way again with freely available IMAP access. No more duplicate mail messages for me.

A 19 Inch HD LCD TV For Less Than £200 – Wednesday, October 10, 2007
The very first sign that LCD TV’s we’re about to become very cheap, just look where we are now.

Forwarding Hotmail, Your Options And What Works Best – Tuesday, October 02, 2007
Since GetMail for Hotmail was written a huge number of alternatives for mail forwarding have cropped, here’s what works best for you.

Bebo, Why You Should Monitor Your Children When They Are Online – Saturday, September 08, 2007
Bebo, one of may pet hates online. Any social network aimed at young children should be banned as far as I’m concerned., why use Facebook – Friday, July 20, 2007
FaceBook, the social network of the 21st century or just another flash in the pan doomed to be gone by 2012?

Play The Lottery Online The Safe Way – Monday, July 09, 2007
So I’m never going to be rich from work but always forget to buy my lottery ticket. After much hunting around I found a safe online alternative for my lottery tickets.

How to fix your Netgear Wireless Router – Monday, June 11, 2007
I’ve had nothing but trouble from my NetGear Wireless Router, here’s how I finally got it sorted out.

Being Paid to Surf The Internet? – Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Agloco – it failed miserably. Check out my later article for a true “Get Paid To Surf” alternative that does pay.

Importing Hotmail Contacts To GMail – Thursday, February 15, 2007
A neat little trick with Excel to help you import those troublesome Hotmail contacts.