I have been talking to many people, yes, mostly women, but I also know a couple of men who cross-stitch. And they told me that the very process of cross-stitching really calms down, the only annoying thing is that sometimes it’s difficult to find a ready pattern that you would like at first sight.
Prezi is the online service to bake awesome presentations that you can share with your friends. First, I planned to make a kind of a step-by step user guide to show you how to Prezi works but then I understood that it would be incredibly long that’s why you have to try it yourself!
Collage makers have recently become very popular. There are enough online collage creators, take Photovisi, for example, and desktop applications to organize your pictures into a wonderful mess. Today I suggest that we have a look at one tool that can be installed on your computer and can be used even without the Internet access.
At work or studies, we have to deal with tons of important information in PDF files. If you just receive an email attachment in PDF format and you need to make changes quickly, don’t panic! Here you have several ways to go: convert PDF to Word, convert PDF to image or find PDF editing software. For speedy PDF manipulations, I recommend turn PDF pages into photos. There are free online converters that convert PDF files to images in a painless manner. Let me introduce a good online solution: http://pdf2jpg.net.
Recuva is unique free software that should be installed on every computer. Recuva restores deleted images, photos, other files quickly and easily. No tech knowledge needed to rescue erased pictures. Just select the file type you want to restore, e.g. photos, and click the “Scan” button. Recuva will explore your PC and bring up the list of images that recently has been deleted. Then, you’ll pick up the desired pictures and get your photos back.
I use PowerPoint to type in some text in primitive presentations. The design of default PowerPoint templates is … well… regular, so to say. It’s beyond my understanding how other people manage to put images, charts, tables and animation in their presentations. You can spend hours studying PowerPoint or you can just download free templates. It’s easy as everything is already done by other people.
What can you do in two minutes? Make a coffee, sharpen the pencils, look out the window… Or create a great gift for one’s birthday or wedding having just a dozen of photos and a bit of creativity. (more…)