Drobo : Storage for life

At the beginning of January I decided to ditch the endless array of external hard drives and move to a central NAS type system for all my storage needs. After weeks of deliberation […]

57 Years of Barcodes comes to iPhone

Today sees the 57th anniversary of the birth of the data storing barcode. Google changed their front page to have “Google” as a bar code. (See the video below).  It seemed like the […]

Tuffwrap : Tuff to Beat

I have also been a keen believer in protecting your most valuable assets. Cricket boxes, baby car seats cycle helmets and of course the invaluable iPhone case. I have been protecting my mobile assets […]

Gorillamobile comes to iPhone

If you are a keen photographer and use the Flickr site you will know that the iPhone has become one of the the most popular cameras for sharing photographs online. Now with the […]

Compressed Security with BetterZip

This is a little bit of an exploration post to find out how the TotalApps community secure files for transport via email. In a technological era of moving our valuable data to ‘cloud […]

Win : Call of Duty 4

This week’s special Win Wednesday is a chance for one lucky RSS subscriber to walk away with a copy of the brilliant Call of Duty 4 shooter for Mac. To be in with […]

Mobile Receipt for iPhone

If you have ever had to keep a detailed record of your expenses you will know what a laborious task it can be to keep receipts and totals for the end of year […]

faf: Jose Picardo

Educational Technology and Elearning are areas of teaching close to my heart. Leading educational technologist  Jose Picardo is Head of Modern Foreign Languages in Nottingham and believes fervently in making education compatible with […]

Got an iPhone? Get Ping!

Over the last view days I have been playing with Ping! a currently free instant messaging service for iPhone owners that makes use of the Apple Notifications service.