Interesting Links for August 6th, 2011
A few interesting links about Photography, Technology, Social Media, and Gadgets that I’ve come across recently. Some are smart, some are funny, and some are just plain dumb, but they are all interesting for one reason or another. Have a look and let me know what you think:
- TB – HOWTOs : Titanium Backup – Wiki
Titanium Backup for Android is an amazing piece of software and a crucial part of the process if you're planning to install a custom ROM on your phone. Use these simple instructions to create a backup and restore from it after you install your ROM of choice.
- Samsung Galaxy S: Full Update Guide – CyanogenMod Wiki
I just ROM'd my SGS to CM7 using these instructions, line by line. Prior to this I backed everything up using Titanium Backup Pro and so I was able to restore all my apps and settings in no time flat afterwards. Note that your phone must already be rooted prior to doing any of this. Note also that Rooting or ROMming your phone will almost certainly void your warranty.
- Never Break The Final 30 Feet Rule When Investing In Real Estate | Don R. Campbell's Blog
Although written for a real estate audience, this advice holds true for any professional starting a business, certainly including photographers. Choose who you get your advice from very carefully.
I want one.
- 2D Photography Inc. | Rube Goldberg
If you have about 15 minutes to blow, check out this post form some photographers in Toronto that blew a whole lot more time than that! This Photography rube goldberg machine is pretty darn cool though…
- 20 important things to know about social media and the photography industry. « Heather Elder Represents Blog
The title says that this is about Social Media and Photography, but really it's just about social media. It applies universally. But photographers should read it too…