How to Securely Wipe a Hard Drive

Are you considering giving away or disposing of a hard drive? This blog post tells you how to securely wipe a hard drive. Note: You use this ‘how to’ guide at your own risk! You definitely don’t want to get rid of a hard drive without securely wiping it. This doesn’t just include if you… Read More »

How to separate / split a Thunderbird profile into two

This blog post is about how to separate / split a Thunderbird profile into two. I realised that it was unwise to keep my personal and work email under one Mozilla Thunderbird profile. Even though I had configured the email package not to automatically check for personal email, it was at times too tempting to… Read More »

Facebook and LinkedIn Removal How To Guide

This blog post shows you how to remove some types of connections and data on the social networks Facebook and LinkedIn. From tidying up your social network profiles, to deleting / pulling endorsements and recommendations, this blog post acts as a useful guide worthy of bookmarking for later reference.   How to delete / remove… Read More »

Serif DrawPlus X6 Review – Graphics Design Package

This is a review of the graphic design package Serif DrawPlus X6. Writing this review was good timing, as I had an actual requirement for the package. However like most people, I use the same small collection of packages on a daily basis, and could I easily adapt to another? Plus given that I’m no… Read More »