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November 19, 2014
by Neil Turner

App of the Week: Documents by Readdle

This week’s app is Documents by Readdle, an app that allows you to open documents on your iPad or iPhone. That might not sound particularly interesting until I tell you that those documents can be located pretty much anywhere in … Continue reading

July 17, 2013
by Neil Turner
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These are a few of my favourite IFTTT recipes

Regular readers will know that I love IFTTT. It’s a service that lets you link accounts on various web sites which have an API, and allows you to combine them, using the logic of IF This, Then That (IFTTT). So … Continue reading

September 4, 2012
by Neil Turner
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Amazon Cloud Drive review

Update (April 2013): Since this article was written, Amazon launched full file synchronisation for Cloud Drive, in a manner similar to Dropbox. Therefore this review is outdated. Amazon recently launched its Cloud Drive service, which gives every Amazon customer 5 … Continue reading

August 8, 2012
by Neil Turner

Enabling two factor authentication across the web

Yesterday I talked about what can happen if someone is able to break into your iCloud account, and also the importance of two-factor authentication, which may have thwarted that specific attack had the account owner enabled it on his Google … Continue reading