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Ever had one of those moments when you really wished you knew how to do something specific? If only there were someone you could ask... Thanks to the social web, particularly niche blogs and expert-driven communities, it's easy to find knowledge, insights and guidance direct from the pros, no matter what the topic area. Here's a run-down of more than 60 great how-to sites and guides covering everything from building a mashup to being more productive, creating a website and more. Have a great how-to site that will teach us something new? General How-to wikiHow - A huge collection of how-to guides edited by the community. eHow - One of the largest collections of tutorials on the web. eHow is a 2008 Open Web Awards Blogger's Choice winner. How To Do - Find articles from experienced contributors on how to do just about anything. WonderHowTo - A human-edited collection of video tutorials from more than 1700 websites. Expert Village - A collection of more than 130,000 video tutorials. Related:  Más software de presentación

How to download your textbooks for free : Macleans OnCampus Perhaps the worst post-secondary education scam of all time is the price of textbooks. Students spend upwards of $200 for a hardcover textbook — only to find that they can’t sell it used the next year because a new edition has been issued, with extensive changes like a new cover or slightly different page numbers. Professors often pad their paycheques with textbook sales while also requiring their own students to buy the book. Well, it seems that the online world is finally responding. Other tips on how to avoid financial pitfalls as a student According to its website, “Connexions is an environment for collaboratively developing, freely sharing, and rapidly publishing scholarly content on the Web.” The website was launched by Richard G. Other online options include CourseSmart, a collaboration between six leading textbook publishers, and the Massachusett Institute of Technology’s OpenCourseWare. OpenCourseWare is a site where virtually all of MIT’s course material is published.

Due Diligence and Monitoring Risks of Lending Lending on Kiva involves some risks. Learn more about borrower, partner, currency and country risks. The Field Partner's Role Kiva Field Partners are our on-the-ground link to borrowers and have the key role of reviewing applications and disbursing loans. Kiva's Due Diligence Process Kiva has different levels of due diligence to ensure we can reach a broad range of borrowers through our Field Partners. Budwig Cancer Cure A Simple and Natural Cure for Cancer Most people dismiss the idea that you can cure any cancer simply, easily, and naturally with a 90% success rate. People in general do not put much faith in alternative medicine or natural cures. Even those who subscribe to the idea of a natural and organic lifestyle tend to dismiss natural cancer treatments, thinking that cancer is too big, too strong, and too deadly for alternative medicine. Meet Dr. Johanna Budwig Believe it or not, Dr. Dr. What Have You Got to Lose? What many people do not know is that most cancers progress very slowly. Why not try this alternative cure? Quark and Flaxseed Oil Dr. In the video on the next page, Sandra Olson shows the recipe for the Budwig Protocol. Fat is fat soluble, which means it has to be processed by bile from the liver and gallbladder. Recipe The ratio is 1 tablespoon of flaxseed oil to 2 tablespoons of quark or cottage cheese thoroughly blended so that the oil is no longer visible. It’s Not Just for Cancer

Supreme Court of the United States ShowTime Cultivate an interactive classroom environment so that every learner can join in the conversation. Share the screen with your learners, or go a step further and put your content directly in their hands. Simplify scheduling and registrations.Set training dates, and customize your session name. Learn about your trainees beforehand through online registration forms. Inform attendees about session details (start time, location, presenter, etc.) on the registration page.Enhance trainee engagement.Make your training stand out by inviting active participation from your trainees. Business Intelligence - Best Lists - Glossary - Book Reviews

FREEWARE GUIDE - Your Guide to the Best Free Software and Freeware Sites! Presenter - Prowise Prowise Presenter is screen-independent cloud software that you can access anywhere, such as at home or at work, and from every type of a notebook, tablet, PC or digital board.

New Art Nouveau works... Steampunk (and Dieselpunk) are unique in one sense that they correlate to unique historical aesthetic movements. While Dieselpunk could easily be said to be influence by Bauhaus, Art Deco, and Streamline Moderne, I would say that the major influence on Steampunk artistic scene would be Art Nouveau. Most individuals involved with Steampunk are familiar with the classic works of Alphonse Mucha, his unique style is still practiced my many modern artists. I did want to take a moment to highligh a few excellent examples of Art Nouveau currently on display at Deviant Art - if you wish to see more works, I'd certainly recommend starting at the Art Nouveau Club (located here)! While I'm on the topic of Art Nouveau, Miss A.E. Flint, the author of the excellent Steampunk blog "Trial By Steam", related the unfortunate story of her relocation endeavor - and the discovery of an excellent paper design store titled Graphic 45!

Essential 5 freeware utilities every computer should have by Carol’s Vault Warning: This list is for advanced users. Use these apps ONLY if you know what you are doing or use them at your own risk. nCleaner - advanced system and application cleaner Every computer needs care, and care starts with maintenance and cleanup. Good stuff on nCleaner: Junk finder, Reg Cleaner, Free Space Shredder, Tweak manager, Startup manager and few more. Note: because nCleaner is an advanced system app, you shouldn’t use it unless you know what you are doing. DriverMax – detects, downloads and installs the latest version of your computer’s drivers. SmartDefrag – Defragmentation is a very important process in keeping your hard drive’s performance at maximum and bring its files together. Lingoes - the little sister of Babylon is a dictionary and translation freeware. lookup dictionaries, do full text translation, cursor translation, zoned word translation and pronunciation of words in over 80 languages. Revo Uninstaller – this tool does more than its name says and it does it good.

Free Template: The Essential PowerPoint Templates for Killer SlideShare Presentations Considering that SlideShare now has more than 70 million users, creating SlideShare content has never been more beneficial for your business. But designing a beautiful SlideShare presentation in PowerPoint can be a real challenge, especially if your design skills are less than stellar. To make sure you’re set up for SlideShare success, we've put together a collection of PowerPoint templates that you can customize to your heart's content. From clean, simple designs to more intricate design options, there's sure to be a template that you can use to create your next SlideShare presentation. Don't have a lot of experience designing in PowerPoint?

Hard Disk Tools Freeware by Carol’s Vault Avira Unerase Personal 1.2 Just because a file is gone doesn’t mean that you can’t recover it.This little software does a great job in getting your lost files back. System : Windows 2000 and XP. PC Inspector File Recovery Finds partitions automatically, even if the boot sector or FAT has been erased or damaged and recovers files with the original time and date stamp System : 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP Wise Disk Cleaner Free up disk space by deleting junk files that are no longer used by any software on your system. System: 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista BackUp Maker 5.1 SE BackUp Maker offers different types of backups increasing your flexibility: · Single Backup – Creates a backup of all your data at one time. · Instant Backup – Instant and time oriented backup creation of all your defined data. · Restore – Restore your data without the need of other software. SyncBack Freeware 3.2 Like this: Like Loading...

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