Month: January 2010

Google

Google GDrive is Here!?

I heard earlier this year that Google will be pushing out the ability to upload, store and organize any file type within Google Docs.  This is totally cool because sometimes you simple don’t want to share Word Docs or PowerPoints. I’m always looking for free stuff, especially free online storage sites! Now, I’m not too […]

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entertainment
Marketing
tutorials

How to use the Magnetic Lasso Tool in Photoshop

The magnetic lasso tool in Photoshop has to be one of the greatest features ever added to a paint program.  It is amazing how snappy and precise the tool is out of the box.  Go ahead and try it for yourself.  Simply click the icon and start tracing an area of your image and watch […]

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entertainment

Prince Viking Song

Ok, I know Prince is from Minnesota, but I had no idea that he was so interested in football that he would actually want to write a song for the Vikings.  The new Prince Viking song is called “Purple and and Gold.”  and here are the lyrics: the veil of the sky draws open the […]

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Software Reviews

Exchange Server Smarthost

Does anybody have any experience with the Exchange Server SmartHost?  I’ve heard of so many people running their own mail servers using Smarthost and get bounces from many many ISPs. Gotta love Exchange Server…sooo smart.

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entertainment

Honda Releases the New Pontiac Aztek

The new Honda Crosstour…I don’t know what to say. Honda calls it “modern styling.” I call it…um…I don’t know what to call it. Pontiac Aztek I think these two are related.

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Uncategorized

USA Control of the Internet is No More?

I know this is a bit of old news, but some of my readers aren’t aware of how the Internet and domain names are maintained.  The Internet Gets a Global Upgrade is a great article that summaries and explains what went down last September when the contract between ICANN and the U.S. Government expired. What […]

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ideas
Marketing

Design Ideas to Make Things Interesting

Design ideas guest post from Uchenna Amaeful, an expert in the field of creating great design ideas. Graphic Design ideas can be generated from the combination of two or more highly professional graphics together with your specific needs and taste, to come up with many kinds of graphic designs project ideas that meet your specifications. […]

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Marketing

Great Packaging Design

Great packaging design is crucial to the success of a product.  Many companies forget that when designing a product package, it is critical to keep in mind your audience.   Great packaging design also involves important design considerations such as label design and color selection among other things.  Putting a Package to the Test has some […]

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Case Study
tutorials

Making Great PowerPoint Presentations

At one time or another, we all seemed tasked at creating a great PowerPoint presentation.  Out of the box, you can be pretty creative with your first PowerPoint presentation.  However, you’ve got to be careful to not put too much stuff in it.  You’ll bore your audience and make a mockery of what designers hold […]

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free articles
Marketing

Can you play regular DVDs on a Blu-Ray Player?

  A few people have recently asked me if they could play regular DVDs on a Blu-Ray player. The answer is YES. In fact, the Blue-Ray player will up-convert your DVDs to 1080i. I think the trend will be Blue-Ray players for now on anyways. Sure, some will cost a pretty penny, but there are […]

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