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SHEDNOTES 158: A Filofacts on I.T.

More of this to come later, but here is the beginning of a Shed project to build a useful A-Z for bloggers … CUT & PASTE All bloggers need to extract the text from newspaper articles online sometimes and here … Continue reading

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SHEDNOTES 153: A Filofacts on – IT – BATTERIES

Jane Hoskyn, giving battery-saving tips in Computeractive Aug-Sept 2015, said: * Turn your screen brightness down. * Use Aeroplane Mode, which disables several battery-killers at once: Bluetooth (how often do you use it?); Wi-Fi (there’s no point having it switched … Continue reading

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SHEDNOTES 135: Find a newspaper for a date

add to the filofacts under – newspaper & picture archives the filofacts is The Shed’s library project – see more of it at https://hack4hire.wordpress.com/category/the-filofacts/ tags: advice for bloggers, news and picture archives, find newspaper day born, computeractive, ukpressonline, south eastern … Continue reading

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FILOFACTS ON MOTORING – DIY DIAGNOSIS

  Computeractive magazine, sept-oct 2007, had a good article by Mark Whitehorn about plugging your car into your laptop in order to use the car’s computerised fault diagnosis system, like the garage does.  You can find the full article, Get … Continue reading

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