Find an Ebola cure by turning on your computer

Join World Community Grid to get things done

Ebola has been rampaging through West Africa since March 2014 and currently there are no treatments or vaccines. The World Health Organisation has called this the most severe acute public health emergency in modern times.

The Scripps Research Institute needs an enormous supercomputer to analyse every byte of data. World Community Grid can bring together that amount of power from individual devices if enough people join in.

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Where to find free images for commercial or any other use…

A list to Upvote, Update and Bookmark

Grab a free image and do as you please without tripping over fine print. You’ll find articles across the web about a rash of sites each with their own license requirements – this list is the opposite. What you get here is speed.

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9 blogging tools that I use (and one that I can’t)

Tools, services and plugins that I count on

The business of blogging keeps overflowing with things to do. As well as researching your next post you’re coming up with ideas for the one after and you still haven’t finished promoting the one before. You have to keep on top of what’s happening in your industry, what your readers want to see on your blog and how to reach out to people scattered across social media. After everything else you need to assess how well all these clicks are converting.

Here are the tools that I rely on to take the strain…

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