Get fit at your desk: Fitbolt

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How much time do you spend each week sitting down? I tend to work at least 60-70 hours a week, and most of those hours are spent parked in front of my laptop. I have The Fear that I'll end up like one of those floating blobs from Wall-E. As the papers keep telling us, sitting down for long … [Read more...]

The best apps on Chrome’s Web Store

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Oh Firefox. I've loved you for so long. Your reliable add-ons and stylish customised browser layout have kept me loyal for a long time. But I have something to confess... I've been cheating on you. With Google Chrome. I'm afraid Chrome's sexy new Web Store has seduced me. And it gets worse. I've … [Read more...]

The best craft blogs of the week

Free Scott Pilgrim Cube Craft from CubeeCraft

This week is the start of a new series, where we round up the best of the posts and news in the crafty blogging community. First up, Crafty Crafty found a free pattern for these cube craft Scott Pilgrim characters above. Our very own Michelle Duxbury rounds up the best back to school products … [Read more...]

Five more Firefox addons for bloggers

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Late last year, Katie put together a list of the best Firefox addons for bloggers, and plenty of you added your own favourites in the comments. Personally, my favourite Firefox addon from the list was Pixlr , which saves so much time in grabbing and editing images online. Chris Lee's suggestion … [Read more...]

Top 5 Firefox Addons for Bloggers

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If you spend a lot of time blogging you'll probably have developed all kinds of shortcuts and labour-saving techniques to get those posts out in a timely fashion. Fiddling around with outbound links and photo editing can take up time that could be better spent reading Top 5 lists on the … [Read more...]

Designer Google Chrome Themes collection


Google Chrome has long been the best looking of the browers (which is why I went off and customised my Firefox browser to mimic it), and now the people at Google have got some famous designers to create some custom themes in their own, regularly imitated styles. Cath Kidston's there with her … [Read more...]