Sheila Ehren

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How to extend your Wi-Fi network with a power line adapter

Power line adapters are a cheap and easy way to create a wired network throughout your home, and some models include Wi-Fi capability. I recently installed the latter variety in the form of the TP-Link TL-WPA4220KIT and now have a strong Wi-Fi reception in every corner and both floors of my …

The easy way to disconnect from Bluetooth devices in iOS 9

Ever tried sharing a Bluetooth speaker with someone? Your iPhone connects to it just fine, and you're able to throw a killer dance party.<p>But then comes time to disconnect your iPhone from it, so your friend can take over DJ duties.<p>And that's when the problems start. In order to disconnect your …

How To Build A Mobile App Startup With No Technical Background

If you're an entrepreneur with an app idea and don't have the knowledge of coding, don't worry. There are options available to get your product off the ground.<p>Not every tech startup founder is a developer. And they don’t necessarily have to be. As an entrepreneur, you’d be doing much more than …

Apple releases iOS 8.3 with new features and fixes

Apple released iOS 8.3 today with several bug fixes and a few new additions and you can update now by going to Software Update on your iOS devices.<p>Apple also released an update to Mac OS X Yosemite today to introduce the new Photos app as well as other fixes and enhancements. Since one of the main …

How to sow poppies

Our 90-second gardener Sarah Raven shares her tips on planting poppies, ideal for marking the the centenary year of the First World War<p>1. If you sow poppies direct now - and they prefer to be sown direct, rather than in a seed tray - you should see them flower in as soon as eight weeks.<p>2. Find an …

How to take and pot up lavender cuttings

Our 90-second gardener Sarah Raven demonstrates how to propagate lavender<p>1. Pull a non-flowering side stem off a lavender branch, about three to four inches long, with a small heel of bark attached.<p><b>Read:</b> <b>How to sow poppies</b><p>2. Remove a few of the bottom leaves from the stem, which would be below …

Alan Titchmarsh: 50 years of gardening in 100 objects

Alan Titchmarsh has celebrated his half-century in horticulture by curating an exhibition evoking 50 years of gardening. Here are the objects he chose<p><b>POISONS WE USED WITH ABANDON</b><p><b>Sodium chlorate</b><p>If you wanted to kill anything, this was the stuff - nothing survived it. This highly flammable weed …

Sync all your smartphones, media players, storage devices and Macs with SyncMate [Sponsored post]

<i>This post is brought to you by Eltima Software, creator of SyncMate.</i><p>Do you have more than one Mac and a bunch of devices running iOS or Android, use cloud storage or mp3 players/cameras that support MTP and want to sync all your files across your computers? Now you can with a single app: …

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The 22 most important things Apple announced at WWDC 2014

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developer Conference with a glimpse into the future of OS X, iOS 8, and the developer tools that bring them to life. This is the rare event where a man can get on stage and write code for ten minutes while thousands of developers watch in stunned silence before …

How to replace a cracked Apple iPhone screen

You've dropped your iPhone and there are cracks all over it. Here's how to replace your screen so it look all shiny and new again<p>If you cannot face the repair bill for your iPhone, this step-by-step guide shows you how to remove and replace the damaged screen yourself easily and safely.<p><b>You will</b> …

iWatch cost could be subsidized by health insurers, analyst suggests

(iWatch concept by Todd Hamilton)<p>Apple could be planning to subsidize the cost of its upcoming wearable product through health insurers, Cowan & Co. analyst Timothy Arcuri speculates.<p>“We continue to believe it is possible the product (iWatch) is backstopped by some sort of insurance subsidization …

One in five Britons ‘hide in shed to avoid partners’

Survey to mark annual 'Shed of the Year' competition confirms that many Britons use their shed as a secret hideaway<p><b>Shed of the Year 2014</b><p><b>Shed of the Year 2013</b><p>It’s long been suspected, but research shows that Britons really do use the garden shed to avoid their other halves.<p>The study, by woodcare …

How to make your own plant food

I take "a little bit, every now and again" approach to feeding my plants because I know if my soil is looked after and well-watered – they will grow. Having dabbled with making nettle and comfrey fertilisers and tinkered with using wood ash around my soft fruit bushes, I fancy seeing what else I …

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DIY Halloween Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Decor, Crafts & Kids Costumes

Our first big stop on the Holiday Trail is almost here. Are you ready? If not, don't worry, we've got you covered. In case you missed them the first …

Jessica Alba Gets Ready For Halloween With Martha Stewart-Inspired Pumpkins (PHOTO)

There's no denying it: Jessica Alba is in the Halloween spirit.<p>The actress posted a photo to her Instagram account of five pumpkins decked out in chalkboard paint, and it looks like she got the idea from the one and only Martha Stewart.<p>Someone's a little excited about #Halloween inspired by …

Halloween DIY Spooky Outdoor Hanging Decoration

Looking for a super cheap way to decorate your yard for Halloween?? Try this simple spooky decor idea… put small glowsticks in balloons, fill the …

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Don't let the heat get to your garden

<b>1.</b> Don't worry about your rapidly browning lawn: it will grow back once it rains. Give the lawnmower a break, and when you do cut, raise the mower's …

Green-fingered sculptures go on show in Canada - Telegraph

Chilli Pepper Plants Not Thriving, Why?

I was volunteering at a local farmer’s market this weekend at the Master Gardeners stall. We are there to answer gardeners’ questions and promote …

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