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跨平台免費批次大量修圖軟體,浮水印縮圖一鍵搞定

今天要推薦的免費軟體:<b>「 Picture Stamper 」,可以批次的把大量圖片壓上你想要的圖文浮水印</b>,或是批次的對圖片進行縮圖,內建好用的浮水印製作功能,並且他還跨平台同時擁有 Windows 與 Mac 軟體版本。<p>有了批次修圖,我們就能一次丟上幾十張照片,利用「 Picture Stamper …

相簿變真正旅遊日記! Google 相簿推出寫遊記功能

Google 七款 Nik Photoshop 修圖工具今天免費釋出!

Nik software 是知名 Photoshop 外掛濾鏡開發公司,推出的多款外掛在專業攝影師之間頗受好評,可以製作出優美的 HDR 效果、藝術般的黑白照片、極致的銳化與降噪等等,他們也是另外一款手機上廣受好評的修圖 App 的開發者,這款 App 就是「 Snapseed 」。<p>而接下來的故事大 …

Surveillance laws: Q&A

Revamped surveillance laws will be unveiled on Wednesday but what does it all mean and why?<p><b>What is the Investigatory Powers Bill?</b><p>The bill is the biggest overhaul of laws surrounding surveillance powers for 15 years. It is designed to pull together all the various regulations governing how the spy …

Everything you need to know about business rates, but were afraid to ask

Why the business lobby hates the property tax, and what George Osborne might do about it<p>Business rates are taxes paid on non-residential properties, such as shops, offices, factories, and pubs.<p>If you occupy a building, or part of one, that you use for non-domestic purposes, then you’ll probably be …

Housing

Watch: John Lewis Christmas advert 2015

The competition between retailers over their Christmas adverts has been described as an “arms race”. This year John Lewis has taken the analogy a step further by setting its Christmas advert in outer space.<p>Watch: John Lewis Christmas Advert 2016<p>The £1 million production was, admittedly, filmed …

Sharm el-Sheikh: Q&A for holidaymakers

All UK flights to and from Sharm El Sheikh were grounded on Wednesday while a security assessment of the resort's international airport was completed.<p>Travellers stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh may now have a longer wait before they can return home as some flights launched by British airlines have been …

Sharm el-Sheikh

Heathrow hints at night flight cuts for third runway

Executives from the west London airport suggested they would reduce night flights to gain approval for expansion plans<p>Heathrow executives have suggested to MPs that they are prepared to cut night flights if a third runway is built, but refused to commit to a full ban on early morning landings at …

What is China's Singles Day and how does it compare to Black Friday?

Forget tiny little Black Friday. Single's Day, the world's biggest online shopping day of the year, has just finished with Chinese shoppers spending $17.8bn (£14.2bn) in 24 hours.<p>More than $12bn was spent on shopping website Alibaba in the first 12 hours of Singles Day this year. It surpassed $7bn …

Marks & Spencer results - play that song again

M&S has sweetened the City with margins and dividends but the rest of us want to see sales<p>“I don’t want to sound like a broken record," Marc Bolland, Marks & Spencer’s chief executive, said when dismissing questions about his tenure.<p>But then he went and hit the “play” button anyway. The retailer’s …

Italy couple head to the wild to 'escape modern life'

Italian couple seeking to shun the modern world found huddled together under an overhanging rock on a mountain after surviving in the wild for six months<p>An Italian couple who reportedly wanted to escape the pressures of modern life have been found living on a remote mountainside after surviving in …

Burma election: Aung San Suu Kyi's rivals deploy British colonial slur in 'dirty tricks' campaign

Burmese opposition leader is a British "puppet" whose election will turn nation into "slaves", according to anonymous missives distributed across her constituency<p>Rivals of Aung San Sun Kyi, the Burmese opposition leader, have launched a last-ditch “dirty tricks” campaign before Sunday's election …

Forget London, these are the best places to live in the UK

The capital's high rents and long working hours means if you're looking for a decent work-life balance, you'd be better off living in one of these cities<p>Reading has topped a list of “good growth” cities in the UK, according to a report examining the best places for work-life balance in Britain.<p>The …

British aristocrat 'warned Vatican it needed to sort out its finances'

Thomas Stonor, the 7th Baron Camoys, warned of the problems and fears of the impact on the Vatican's reputations, a new book reveals<p>A British aristocrat tried to warn the Vatican it needed to sort out its murky finances years before the full extent of the Holy See’s waste and money mismanagement …

Vatican

33 lovely pictures of the Hebrides that’ll make you wonder why you ever holiday abroad

SPECTACULAR views, huge skies and those beautiful, beautiful beaches - it doesn't get much better than the Hebrides.<p>Throw in a bit of sunshine and …

How WWI made wristwatches happen

In any case, the ladies’ wristwatch, often called a “bracelet watch”, a “montre bracelet”, or a “wristlet”, existed for at least a century, if not …

Watches

Is the U.K. Turning Chickenhawk?

The Conservative Party has traditionally been the champion of a strong defense in the U.K. (just think Winston Churchill and Margaret Thatcher). So …

再封 VPN? 教你 2015 最新 4 式中國工作應急翻牆術

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>一月 28, 2015 •實用技巧, 資訊保安, 重點消息 •<p>長最近中國再次加築防火長城,令許多免費/付費 VPN 服務,例如 Astrill、StrongVPN 等都無法使用,不少帶 Notebook 北上的 IT 人工作再度受到考驗 (尤其是上去還要 Facebook 工作的)。接下來 …

John Lewis Christmas week sales hit by Black Friday

Sales at John Lewis fell back 1.4% in Christmas week as purchases of electrical goods were pulled forward by the Black Friday promotional weekend.<p>While fashion and home furnishing sales rose strongly in the week to 27 December, sales of electrical goods fell back 14.7% compared with the same week …

eCommerce

Autumn statement: what do the changes mean for you?

The chancellor seemed to have a bit more wriggle room than expected in Wednesday’s autumn statement. There were a number of announcements that might have an impact on you or your family, either immediately or in the coming months.<p>Here we look at who is affected and what the changes could mean:<p><b>If</b> …

Duncan Campbell’s Turner prize winner is more like a lecture than artwork

Campbell’s consistency made him the favourite, but his film is overlong, over complicated and so preachy it can alienate<p>Duncan Campbell has produced the most consistently interesting body of work of all four shortlisted artists for this year’s Turner prize. It is no wonder he has won. Even so, his …

What is the point of the Turner Prize?

Art that once caused howls of outrage is met with little more than a yawn of indifference these days because it has lost its edge, says Mark Hudson<p>I knew Duncan Campbell would win this year’s Turner Prize. The Glasgow-based Irish film maker was the oldest of the four contenders. The work of the …

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開啟 Apple ID 兩步驟驗證 iTunes 與 App Store 更安全

「兩步驟驗證」是現代網路服務必備的帳號安全機制,也是目前可見最有效的帳號保護機制,為了防止你的帳號密碼被人破解、釣魚或入侵,像是 Google、 Facebook、微軟、 Dropbox 與 Evernote 都提供帳號兩步驟驗證可以開啟。<p>開啟後,當有人要在新裝置、新電腦登入你的帳號,就必須通過妳本 …

Chrome 遠端桌面 Android iOS App 手機遠端連線教學

大概快三年前, <b>Google 推出「 Chrome 遠端桌面( Chrome Remote Desktop )」,讓我們可以透過 Google Chrome 瀏覽器進行多台電腦之間的遠端連線控制</b>,整個流程非常簡單,遠端桌面的畫面品質、操作速度都在一定的水準之上,對於 Windows、 Windows …

背英文單字不花時間 UnlockYourBrain 解鎖手機邊答題

每天我們使用手機最常做的動作是什麼?或許不是打開 Facebook、也不是開啟 LINE,而是解鎖你的手機螢幕。那麼,如果我們利用這個最頻繁的手機動作與時間,來進行背英文單字的練習,長期累積下來,會不會不知不覺的多記得一些單字呢?<p>當然一兩次可能無法真的背起什麼單字,如果真的要學習英文也需要其他的練習 …

永遠記住每張照片每個編輯步驟! Google修圖無限還原

我常常在電腦玩物推薦,也是我自己目前使用的雲端相簿服務:「 Google 相簿」,今天推出了一個很棒的修圖功能更新:<b>在任何一台裝置,你可以進入 Google 相簿還原(取消)之前對任何一張照片所編輯的任何一個單獨修圖步驟。</b><p>更具體的說, Google 相簿本來就會在你進行修圖時「保留原始照片」,所以原 …