Category Archive: Technology

October 1, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

NEED A LIVE CHAT SOFTWARE FOR YOUR WEBSITES?

NEED A LIVE CHAT SOFTWARE FOR YOUR WEBSITES?

Do you have a website? Do you have a way for visitors to talk to you whilst they are on your website? If you don’t then you’re missing out on opportunities to engage with your visitors and convert them into paying customers. There are many chatting tools available but we want to introduce to you […]

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August 13, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , ,

Android Messages for Web

Android Messages for Web

I recently tried the Android Messages for web and it’s pretty good. The setup is very similar to the Whatsapp Web messager where you scan a QR code on your phone and then the website on your desktop launches the web app to display your SMS messages. The advantage of using the Messages for the […]

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How To Create a Firefox Offline Mode Batch File

For those of you who don’t know, Firefox has an OFFLINE mode where you can use this to display cached content if the website is down. I’ve managed to create a little batch file that checks whether the website is down and then it loads the OFFLINE website (note you must have previously visited the […]

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May 11, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

HOW TO FIX: LOW DISK SPACE ERROR MESSAGE AFTER WINDOWS 10 UPDATE

HOW TO FIX: LOW DISK SPACE ERROR MESSAGE AFTER WINDOWS 10 UPDATE

I recently had to perform a Windows 10 Update (had no choice). After the update I kept on getting this error message: Low Disk Space You are running out of disk space on Local Disk (D:). Click here to see if you can free space on this drive. This new drive didn’t exist before the […]

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April 22, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

FIXED METABOX DOESN’T GO TO STANDBY OR SLEEP

FIXED METABOX DOESN’T GO TO STANDBY OR SLEEP

After a few months of struggling with this issue, I managed to fix the problem. The issue was the Metabox wouldn’t go to standby or sleep mode after x minutes that was set on the Power Settings in Windows 10. I basically changed all the settings in the Power and Sleep Additional Power Settings and […]

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March 31, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , , ,

When will Instagram fix this issue?

When will Instagram fix this issue?

A few months ago I reported an issue (not sure if they have received it) to Instagram and I’ve documented it here: http://marcotran.com.au/how-to-report-a-spelling-mistake-to-instagram-is-it-going-to-get-fixed/ So far the issue hasn’t been fixed and was wondering if anyone had any other ideas on how to get Instagram to fix it. It’s a minor issue I’m more interested in the […]

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March 30, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

Notification Box your answer to Social Proof for WordPress

Notification Box your answer to Social Proof for WordPress

Notification Box is a WordPress plugin for displaying Social Proof notification popups. You probably have seen it pop up on this website and we have been using it for a few years now.  The recent version 1.5 has introduced some cool new features and we wanted to share them with you. The great thing about […]

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January 28, 2018   /   by A Whimsy Life   /   , , , , , , , , ,

INTRODUCING CONVERTFOX – THE ANSWER TO YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS

INTRODUCING CONVERTFOX – THE ANSWER TO YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS

If you need a tool to help you manage your live chats, email marketing and gather some useful analytics then have a read below. ConvertFox is the answer you’ve been looking for. Live Chat Gone are the days when people called a company to ask questions about a service or product. There are a few […]

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January 22, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , ,

FIX METABOX LOUD FAN

FIX METABOX LOUD FAN

I received my Metabox Laptop just a week ago and the laptop is awesome. It’s a gaming laptop but I use it for work purposes – in particular for video editing. Here are a few pictures of unboxing the Metabox Laptop. The specs of the Metabox Laptop are as follows: Metabox Prime-S P950HP RAM: 16GB […]

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January 17, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , , , ,

HELP ME GET 1000 YOUTUBE SUBSCRIBERS

HELP ME GET 1000 YOUTUBE SUBSCRIBERS

I just received an email from YouTube about changes to their announcement to the YouTube Partner Program and it really SUCKS. Here’s the email: The main changes before your channel can monetize your videos are: – 4,000 hours of watch time within the past 12 months – 1,000 subscribers I don’t have a huge following […]

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January 2, 2018   /   by Marco   /   , , , , ,

REVIEW VIVIBRIGHT PROJECTOR GP100U

REVIEW VIVIBRIGHT PROJECTOR GP100U

I recently purchased my first projector and was quite impressed with the Vivibright GP100U. It’s basically an affordable home projector which can be used to project movies and used for presentations. I purchased it from here: https://www.gearbest.com/projectors/pp_775870.html?lkid=12315655 This is an unboxing video so check it out: At the time when I purchased this projector, it cost around […]

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December 30, 2017   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , , , , ,

THE TOP 3 PLACES TO LOOK FOR LYFT PROMOTION CODES

THE TOP 3 PLACES TO LOOK FOR LYFT PROMOTION CODES

One of the most popular New Year’s resolutions is to find ways to save money and pay off debt. It is common for people to examine their current lifestyle and determine ways in which they can save money by decreasing spending habits, forgoing their cable bill, or cutting back on evenings out on the town. […]

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