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How to create the most secure password for your online accounts

With so many online accounts being hacked it is more important than ever to have a safe secure password Often for simplicity, we use the same password for multiple accounts. Sometimes we even use the same password for years. This is not safe and it’s a practice you need to stop now. Here are some of the things people do that are unsafe regarding their passwords: Using the same password. As I mentioned above using the same password for multiple ...
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The Best Digital Storage Options for saving your photos

So many people nowadays use their phone as their main camera to take photos. Unfortunately, people are constantly in a battle with their phone’s storage to try to free up space. There are so many options to choose from with regards to free and paid cloud storage solutions there shouldn’t be a need to delete your precious photos. If you’re looking for options to get more space on your phone check out my previous blog post “Handy tricks to clear your iPhone ...
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Become a Pro with these Instagram Stories tips

Instagram Stories has taken the world by storm with more people using it than Snapchat. There are now over 200 million users using Instagram Stories every day. With more and more updates in a bid to compete with Snapchat, it’s hard to keep up. Here are some of my favourite Instagram Stories hacks to keep your account on Fleek. Use your own colours If you are writing or drawing and want to use a particular colour, don’t just use the colour swatches. Press and ...
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Now TV Review: A multichannel alternative?

I recently saw an advert on TV promoting the new Now TV box and decided to give it a try. Here is a full review of how I found it. Before I start I must disclose I completely hate Virgin Media TV. The click-through is slow, often my TV shows do not record and I find it extremely difficult to navigate. The only reason I have Virgin Media TV is that I cannot get Sky where I live. When I heard ...
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The Hidden Costs of Free EU Roaming charges

The EU made an announcement this week stating there will no longer be roaming charges in the EU. This will mean if you are travelling anywhere within the EU you will be charged the same in an EU country as you would at home to make calls and texts. However there are some conditions to the new free EU Roaming agreement you need to know before you set off on your travels. What countries are included? All 28 EU countries ...
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The travel TECH accessories I always bring with me on vacation

When you love your tech accessories as much as I do, planning what to bring on holidays is key. There are some items I could not travel without and they come with me everywhere I go around the globe. Here are my favourite travel tech accessories I always have to hand on vacation. PRO TIP: a week before your holidays check all your devices are fully charged. I usually make the mistake of leaving it until the night before meaning ...
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How I used TripHobo to organise the best holiday ever

One of the things I love almost as much as going on holidays is organising them. As you may have read from my other blog posts I often plan a holiday where I only have a limited number of days to explore a city. This means I have to see and do a lot to get the most out of my trip. This is where TripHobo became my life saver. Research is key to planning a good holiday Research is ...