OK. So we have another IE, version 8. Once again Microsoft piles on the features, changes the interface, and introduces frustrating new “security” with disregard for the enduser. It’s a toss-up as to whether a … Read More
Ok. So everybody knows that you can have multiple undos and redos in InDesign. The problem is that you have to continuously step backwards until you get your document back to where your want it. … Read More
Over the years you learn how to do many things in Photoshop. Some of them, no matter how many times you do them, are time consuming and tedious. Selective focus, causing certain aspects of a … Read More
Ctrl has released a CS4 version of CtrlChanges, an InDesign plug-in that tracks and displays changes in InDesign documents. While this is very useful in environments with multiple designers working the same documents, the plug-in … Read More
So, once again we see software that claims it can turn you into a Web designer in an instant. I looked briefly at this. Don’t worry, it won’t put any of us out of a … Read More
Does Voice over IP (VoIP) save you money on phone service? Absolutely. Sometimes as much as 50 percent over standard plain old telephone service (POTS) phone lines. But having bad VoIP service or excessive downtime … Read More
For those of you who use the Writer’s Market website, or those thinking about it, to help market your wares, beware. A little over two months ago they did a redesign that totally ruined the … Read More
Saturation, or oversubscription and congestion, are common problems on most Internet Service Provider backbones. During peak hours, traffic hogs can cause you ISPs network to slow to a crawl, playing havoc with critical applications, such … Read More
To say that the book market has gone soft is a woeful understatement. Like so many other industries, the Internet has all but killed the hardcopy publishing industry. It is harder than ever to sell … Read More
Using static or dynamic IPs depends on your application.
There are a few considerations when connecting a broadband link to your computer or network.
Connecting a single computer
Usually, the package your ISP sends you … Read More