Tech Treats

This category is reserved for finds by our Editor Rhiannon. Items should consist of at least two paragraphs. The first should be a "teaser" paragraph. This paragraph will be automatically published in our RSS feed. It should state the nature of the find and the benefits without mentioning the product name or providing a product link. For example: "For months I've been looking for a good way of deleting 'undeletable' files. Finally I've discovered a free utility that does the job reliably and simply." The second paragraph should at the very least, expand the benefits, name the product and provide a product link. For example: "Unlocker is a tiny 230 KB utility that works with Windows 2000 up to Windows 10. Just right click on the 'undeletable file', select 'Delete with Unlocker' from the context menu and next time you boot the file will be gone for good." You can have a third paragraph if you wish; indeed as many as you like. However there must at least be a second paragraph after the opening "teaser" paragraph.

Get Authoritative Answers to All Your Questions With This Online Encyclopedia

Infoplease online encyclopedia

This online encyclopedia has answers for almost everything from trusted sources.

Infoplease says it “has answers to everything under the sun, including the sun”. It’s an extensive resource for topics covering current events, science, business, history, geography, and more.

Article type: 

Search Historical Newspaper Titles Around the World for Free


This easy-to-use search engine features millions of newspaper articles from thousands of worldwide publishers.

Genealogists, researchers, and family historians can search 3,866,107 newspapers and 4,345 newspaper titles of historic digitized newspaper archives from around the globe.

Article type: 

Wallpaper of the Week: Dark Mountains, Full Moon

This week’s wallpaper is an image of the full moon above mountain peaks. Mist settles in the lower parts of the peaks, reflecting the moonlight. Icons show up well in most areas of this background.

Dark Mountain Full Moon wallpaper

This wallpaper comes in a wide range of image resolutions including widescreen, full screen, dual monitor, and mobile devices and tablets. Use the installation instructions for your specific device or browser.

Article type: 

Copy Popular Symbols or Emojis With One Click Using This Site


This site has both emojis and symbols that you can easily copy using a browser.

HotSymbol is a useful site with a large variety of symbols and emojis that you can copy and paste almost anywhere. 

Article type: 

Use This Online Abbreviation Dictionary to Easily Find Acronyms and Abbreviations


Browse thousands of acronyms and abbreviations organized by category or look up specific terms at this well-organized site. collects acronyms and abbreviations from several areas, making it easy to find a definition without having to search different sites.

Article type: 

Wallpaper of the Week: Red Forest Glade With Stones

This week’s wallpaper shows a grouping of rocks in a glade on a red leaved forest floor. The tall, thin trees of the forest allow beams of light to highlight the rocks and parts of the red forest floor. Icons show up quite well against this background.

Wallpaper Red Forest Stones

Article type: 


Subscribe to RSS - Tech Treats