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Joel Lee

Technical Copy Editor / Joined 8 December, 2011

Joel Lee has a BSc in Computer Science and over a decade of personal game development experience. He is the technical copy editor for MakeUseOf and spends his free time reading and writing novels.

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5 Critical Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Goals

Self Improvement

5 Critical Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Goals

Goal setting is a great way to cut down on procrastination and boost productivity. If you don’t have goals, you don’t have direction. Without direction, it’s easy for you to feel lost and confused. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can keep track of your goals, whether you use an online goal tracker, an iPhone app, or even just a pocket notebook.

17-01-2012
5 Critical Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Goals
3 Fun Typing Games To Race Your Friends With Your Keyboard

Internet

3 Fun Typing Games To Race Your Friends With Your Keyboard

Technology is advancing at a rapid pace, yet much of our digital communication still relies on the keyboard. Starting with the typewriter – which debuted way back in the middle of the 19th century – we’ve had to supplement our speaking and writing with typing. Even now, we still use the keyboard to communicate from computer to computer – websites, forums, chatrooms, instant messengers and email.

13-01-2012
3 Fun Typing Games To Race Your Friends With Your Keyboard
The Top 10 Photoshop Blunders Of All Time

Web Culture

The Top 10 Photoshop Blunders Of All Time

Over the past decade or two, Adobe’s Photoshop image editing software has become a staple in the world of graphics and media. In fact, Photoshop’s popularity and usage is so widespread that the word “photoshop” has become a colloquial verb meaning to edit and touch up an image. Unfortunately, not every image that is put through Photoshop turns out well.

10-01-2012
The Top 10 Photoshop Blunders Of All Time
5 Best Animal Rescue Sites To Find Your Next Pet

Internet

5 Best Animal Rescue Sites To Find Your Next Pet

If you’re thinking of adding a new pet to your household, you may want to look into adopting or rescuing one from a shelter instead of buying one from the nearest pet store. Local animal shelters and rescue groups temporarily house homeless dogs, cats, and other animals that are in need of owners. Why rescue from a shelter instead of buying from a pet store?

06-01-2012
5 Best Animal Rescue Sites To Find Your Next Pet
The 5 Best Websites To Learn Python Programming

Android Internet

The 5 Best Websites To Learn Python Programming

Over the past decade, the Python programming language has exploded in popularity amongst programmers in all areas of coding. From web developers to video game designers to in-house tool creators, many people have fallen in love with the language. Why? Because it’s easy to learn, easy to use, and very powerful. If you’re looking to pick up Python, you’re in luck.

03-01-2012
The 5 Best Websites To Learn Python Programming
5 Ways To Kick Your Moleskine Notebook Up A Notch

Internet

5 Ways To Kick Your Moleskine Notebook Up A Notch

Over the years, the Moleskine notebook has become a trademark staple for anyone dabbling in creative endeavors. In fact, the Moleskine is almost as iconic as the Apple laptop, the hipster glasses, and the daily visits to Starbucks. But simply having one of these notebooks won’t be enough to spark your productivity and get your steam pumping towards optimal efficiency.

30-12-2011
5 Ways To Kick Your Moleskine Notebook Up A Notch
How To Remove The Google Redirect Virus From Your Computer

Windows

How To Remove The Google Redirect Virus From Your Computer

Are all of your Google search results redirecting to weird, obnoxious, or otherwise shady websites? If so, your computer may be infected by a form of the Google Redirect Virus (GRV). While the virus can be problematic, it is possible to remove it completely off your system. Unlike most cases of malware, this virus embeds itself deeper into your system.

28-12-2011
How To Remove The Google Redirect Virus From Your Computer
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