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Router hacking you off? Hack it back with DD-WRT

Router hacking you off? Hack it back with DD-WRT

By 30 September 2011

When Virgin installed my 50Mb broadband, it also brought along a D-Link 615 router. This is necessary because with the 50Mb modem (at the time) there was only a single Ethernet socket included, and no wireless. The D-Link ups your Ethernet ports to four,... >>

Cool tips for Lomo users

Cool tips for Lomo users

By 13 June 2011

Fancy dousing your film in bleach? Or maybe sticking sweet wrappers across your lens? Then go right ahead. Lomo photography is all about being creative and the good news is that if you mess it up and your shots don't turn out how you intended you can... >>

VIDEO: Vodafone offers N97 moviemaking tips

VIDEO: Vodafone offers N97 moviemaking tips

By 17 July 2009

Vodafone is offering some tips for getting the most out of your Nokia N97, that may also be of interest to those thinking of getting the new touchscreen phone to see how it looks in action. The "masterclass" takes you through the interface with tips and... >>

Using images on your website? What you need to know

Using images on your website? What you need to know

By 14 July 2009

With Google changing its image search parameters to allow you to search for Commercial Use photographs, we sat down with Kelly Thompson, COO of iStockphoto the market leader in royalty free images, to see whether photos on the web really have just become... >>

Five things to know about Facebook usernames

Five things to know about Facebook usernames

By 12 June 2009

Facebook has announced it is to join other social networking sites like MySpace and Twitter to offer personalised URLs they've dubbed Facebook "usernames", or, as they are also known, "vanity URLs", but what do you need to do to get yours secured? Until... >>

How to shoot urban landscapes

How to shoot urban landscapes

By 3 June 2009

Jon Smith, a finalist in last year’s Photography.Book.Now with his book “The Bridge Project” talks to Pocket-lint about his career taking photography in urban areas and shares some tips on how to take photos at night. What’s your approach to urban... >>

Five tips for buying a digital SLR camera

Five tips for buying a digital SLR camera

By 25 May 2009

Thinking about upgrading or investing in a digital SLR camera? Then check out these helpful tips below: Are you trading up from a compact? In that case, remember you'll need Live View if you want to frame your shots using the LCD screen. While most compacts... >>

How do you capture that perfect photograph?

How do you capture that perfect photograph?

By 20 May 2009

Knowing what to take can be harder than taking the picture with today's latest feature-filled digital cameras, so we sat down with the current grand prize winner of the Photography.Book.Now competition, Beth Dow, to find out what she does when she's thinking... >>

Five ways to preserve your pictures

Five ways to preserve your pictures

By 18 May 2009

As Corbis announces the launch of a multi-million pound facility to protect and archive its 50 million photo Sygma collection in France, what can you and I do to protect our pictures at home if we haven't got a spare couple of million kicking around?... >>

VIDEO: Spotify on a Mac how-to

VIDEO: Spotify on a Mac how-to

By 20 March 2009

Spotify has released a super-quick vid going through the sign-up and install process for Mac OS X users. If you're an Apple PC owner interested in the free music streaming service then hit play for a how-to... >>


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