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    Zotero – The Essentials

    Never think about your citations and bibliography again. Zotero collects the information you need about your sources from the internet and then automatically creates citations and bibliographies in your documents. Here’s how to get started.

  • Software for Students

    Come exam time you’ll thank me.

  • The Forgotten Apple Dashboard

    It’s strange that Apple doesn’t advertise this nifty feature of its operating system anymore. It is still very much integral to the working space of an apple machine and it still makes its presence on the keyboard. There’s even a whole section of the apple website dedicated to its ‘widgets’ http://www.apple.com/downloads/dashboard/ – there are 100s to downloads (admittedly some are not very good but many are brilliant). Located either as an…

  • Evernote, I love you

    So you’ve downloaded Evernote but its been sitting on your computer unused for the past 3 months – I know the feeling. It took me a while to invest time in figuring out how I should use this piece of software. Now I have 11 notebooks and 386 notes. I offer you my reasons to get started and how I have been able to make use of this program. Firstly,…

  • Why Apple Gets my Vote

    Its really about quality over quantity. No doubt the new HP with 50 trillion GBs of hard drive space, 20 billion GB of RAM and 500 USB slots is half the price of th 11-inch Macbook Air but what does that even mean? Of course Apple has marketed its share of dual core x processors but it seems that its competitors thrive on this technical jargon. What frustrates me about…