Digital Book

How to scan a book in 3 steps

Today, I’m  going to show you how to scan your very own eBook in 3 steps. You will need 6 basic materials to capture the book content: camera, camera tripod, glass, shoebox, light and the book. Read my detailed article …

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Tickler file system alternative

A tickler file system is an old but innovative way to schedule a physical reminder on a specific date. However, checking it everyday, ensuring it’s up-to-date, and rotating the reminders to each new month seems like an added hassle (especially …

Phone Drive Navigation

What is a-GPS?

Assisted GPS is used by most mobile phone devices. It can help improve GPS in poor signal conditions. But what is it? How does it work? The acronym stands for assisted global positioning system. a-GPS can help improve GPS in …

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3×3 automated budget system

The 3×3 system is based on a simple philosophy: Budgeting shouldn’t be painful or something you do every day. Budgeting is a special event that you setup once. With this system in place, you can pay bills on time, spend …

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How to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius?

Converting Fahrenheit to Celsius doesn’t require a calculator. Here are some easy-to-remember temperatures if you’re accustomed to Fahrenheit temperatures… Fahrenheit to Celsius formula: (F-32) * 5 / 9 = C Celsius to Fahrenheit formula: C * 9/5 + 32 = F …

IKEA Stockholm Mirror

How to hang an IKEA mirror (Stockholm)

The Stockholm mirror has 2 little eyelets on the back off to the left and right. One way to hang the mirror is to measure the distance between the eyelets and put nails/screws precisely lined up with the eyelets. This …