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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Portable Computing In Style: 5 Fashionable Laptop Bags

12th June, 2014

Bulky, black and boring. If you’re fed up with these laptop bag features, we’ve got some style in store for you.

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Daft Punk Remixed & Reinterpreted [Sound Sunday]

9th June, 2014

All music featured on Sound Sunday is available as free MP3 download. A streaming playlist is embedded at the bottom of the article.

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How To Set Up An Email Out Of Office Responder Before You Go On A Trip

4th June, 2014

Wouldn’t you love to go on vacation knowing you don’t have to check your email? If you can’t rely on an assistant while you’re away, turn to autoresponders in Gmail.

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11 Free Music Albums: An Ode To The Saxophone [Sound Sunday]

2nd June, 2014

Rock, blues, jazz, electronic music, or hip hop; the saxophone gels with any genre. This edition of Sound Sunday is dedicated to this wonderful instrument. Meet the ultimate refinement to any song.

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7 Useful Toolbars You Can Add To Your Windows Taskbar

29th May, 2014

The Windows desktop can be a super productive work space. Native toolbars can help you make it even more efficient by placing shortcuts and information at your fingertips. Let’s have a closer look.

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5 Smart Ways To Customize & Improve OneDrive In Windows 8.1

23rd May, 2014

OneDrive can be a blessing or a curse. It’s deeply integrated into Windows 8.1. You’ll either want to get the most of it or disable it completely. We can help with both.

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Upbeat Easy Listening Music To Lift Your Mood For A Happy Day [Sound Sunday]

19th May, 2014

Music can get you through any day. And with Sound Sunday, all your music downloads are free! In this edition, you’ll find albums perfectly suited for animating your feet and inspiring a happy mood.

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Safely Clean Your Monitors, TV & Touchscreen Displays

16th May, 2014

Are your devices covered in dust, fingerprints, and smudges?

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Free MP3 Download: 10 Instrumental Soundtrack Albums [Sound Sunday]

12th May, 2014

Energizing soundtrack music from a range of genres, including rock, electronic, and classical. Free downloads as MP3 or FLAC.

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5 Eco Labels For Electronics You Should Know

9th May, 2014

Eco labels can help you identify greener and more energy efficient devices. They enable you — the consumer — to take sustainability concerns into account when buying new electronics. But what do the various labels stand for?

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How To Handle Suspicious Windows Task Manager Processes

5th May, 2014

CTRL + ALT + DEL aka three-finger salute is the quickest way to add to your confusion. Sorting through Task Manager Processes, you may notice something like svchost.exe using 99% of your CPU. So now what?

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Free Music Downloads: Energetic Workout Playlist [Sound Sunday]

5th May, 2014

Dancing boosts confidence and it’s a great workout, too. Whether you’re dancing, biking, or lifting weights, these free music downloads will keep you moving during your workout sessions.

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Calm Your Mind: Free & Relaxing Music Downloads [Sound Sunday]

28th April, 2014

In a world driven by noise, calmness is a gift. Drown out the distractions and drift off into a comforting net of sounds with Sound Sunday’s free music stream & downloads.

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

21st April, 2014

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

17th April, 2014

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.