Tina Sieber

Joined December 2007

Tina is a freelance editor, natural scientist, and cosmopolitan with a strong interest in sustainability. During her free time she enjoys live music, nature, and traveling around the world. You can find Tina online or in Berlin, Germany.

Feel free to contact at tina@makeuseof.com

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Wake Up Refreshed: Free Music Downloads To Make Your Day [Sound Sunday]

2 days ago

Are you struggling to wake up and get going in the morning? Maybe you haven’t found the right music to get you started, yet. Create your own morning playlist with Sound Sunday.

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Multiple Ways To Capture Or Print What You See On Your Screen

6 days ago

Print Screen is a term that lost its original meaning decades ago. Today, actually printing a screenshot takes several steps. Combined with shortcuts and software, you have a powerful 21st century tool at your fingertips.

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Windows 8.1 Update Is Here! What It Is & How To Get It Now

1 week ago

Curious about the latest Windows 8.1 Update or not sure what this is about? KB2919355 is a cumulative update that comes with useful features. It can also be removed in case it causes issues.

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Strictly Ambient: Free Music Downloads, Streams & Playlist [Sound Sunday]

1 week ago

If you’ve ever wanted to stream Sound Sunday in one go, finally, this edition contains a one-loop-playlist.

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Let The Soul In: 13 Free Soul & RnB Music Album Downloads [Sound Sunday]

7th April, 2014

Soul, the immortal essence of our existence, expressed in our actions, and often materialized in art. Soul music has its origins in gospel and rhythm and blues. Sound Sunday offers a sample of soul albums by independent artists. Download for free and donate based on how much you enjoy the music. Soul Singles Genre: progressive, […]

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5 Productive Things You Can Do With Your Smartphone Without a Signal

2nd April, 2014

No signal? That doesn’t mean you can’t use your phone to get stuff done!

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7 April Fool’s Day Pranks To Play On Your Friends’ PC

31st March, 2014

It’s this time of year again when you can make your coevals regret they’re friends with a geek. Or remind them they know a problem solver. Either way, time to have mad fun!

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Distraction Free Instrumental Music Album Downloads [Sound Sunday]

31st March, 2014

This week, Sound Sunday goes instru-mental. Enjoy a collection of free MP3 downloads from independent artists. These tunes provide you with distraction free background music for many activities that require focus and calmness.

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Rock Your Road Trip With Free Music Downloads [Sound Sunday]

24th March, 2014

Road trips are not the same without music. You know how radio stations blast the same songs over and over again, spiced up with news and commercials? Rather bring your own mix.

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5 Ways To Delete A File In Use In Windows

21st March, 2014

Windows Explorer thinks the file you’re trying to delete is still open, but it’s not? Locked files are a common problem. Fortunately, it’s easily solved in most cases.

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Pinterest Is Not Women-Only: 7+ Great Boards That’ll Interest Anyone

18th March, 2014

How come Pinterest alternatives are popular among men, while the mother of virtual pinboards remains dominated by women? What are you missing out on?

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Rock The Small Talk: 3 Fun Ways To Pick Up Cool Conversation Starters

17th March, 2014

Everyone’s got something to say about the weather. But if you want to engage people in a conversation for more than a few seconds, you need to follow up with something more interesting.

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Bollywood Edition: Celebrating Holi Festival Of Colours With Free Indian Music Downloads [Sound Sunday]

17th March, 2014

In celebration of the Holi Festival of Colours, this week’s Sound Sunday is dedicated to Indian music. As always, all music included in this edition can be downloaded for free. Holi, the two day Indian Festival of Colors, celebrates the victory of good over evil and the arrival of spring. The festival happens around the […]

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4 Ways To Creatively Use Canned Responses For Email Productivity

10th March, 2014

If you’re effective, you’re doing something right. That’s why you should use email filters and schedule mail time. One trick is to prepare canned responses for emails you frequently write.

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Shamrock Edition: A Treasure Trove Of Free Irish Music Downloads [Sound Sunday]

10th March, 2014

You’ve got one week to stock up on St. Patrick’s Day music and drinking songs. Sound Sunday gets you started with Irish folk, rock, and some instrumental and electronic music. Sláinte!