All posts by Ashley Maniw

Ashley Maniw is a writer living in Toronto, Ontario. Ashley has a degree in English and Creative Writing from York University. She's an avid lover of all things shiny and new.

Help Your Child Learn To Draw With The FollowGrams Projector

Do you have a budding artist in your family? If yes, your first instinct may be to start investing in art classes, tracing paper, and how-to-draw books so your little one can hone his or her skills. That was the old school method for kids born in the ‘90s, like me, at least. But in 2017, learning how to draw is going digital. FollowGrams is taking drawing into the future with its smart projector. How Does It Work? This FollowGrams projector uses smartphone and Bluetooth…

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Make Your Magazines Digital With Texture

Readers everywhere know how hard it can be to travel with your reading material. Sometimes, there’s just not enough room in our everyday bags to bring the magazine we’re reading with us. Or if we do, it gets crushed and ripped in our bag with everything else. If you love reading more than one title, it can make your bag too heavy and bulky to carry around. For those magazine lovers out there, the Texture app is the ideal solution. How Does Texture Work? Texture…

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Start 2017 With A Mirrorless Camera From Canon

Welcome to 2017! Every New Year brings the feeling of a fresh start where we look to drop old habits and start new ones. While resolutions typically apply to our lifestyle habits, they can also apply to our hobbies and skills. For example, if you’re a photographer, start 2017 by learning how to take pictures with a different type of camera. If you’ve been using a traditional DSLR, take the New Year to test out new, mirrorless DSLR options like the Canon EOS M5. What…

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Discover The Benefits Of A Canon Projector

When you think about projectors, I bet you’re thinking about bulky overhead projectors used in classrooms. Thanks to technology, Canon’s line of projectors are more lightweight, compact, and easy-to-use. Plus, they come with new features that provide more ways to use them. What Can I Use a Projector For? Projectors don’t have to be used just for presentations, although that remains the most relevant use for one. A Canon projector comes in handy for presentations, whether they’re educational or for business purposes, because it can…

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Evernote Update Brings Speed And Simplicity To Design

Have you updated your Evernote app yet? The new and improved Evernote 8.0 was released on Tuesday. The note-taking app was updated to create a faster, more efficient user experience. In case you weren’t aware, the company has been having a rough year. According to CNET, Evernote faced backlash to its new pricing structure in July. And there was also pushback to their new privacy policies last month. The company has since withdrawn the changes and created an action plan to address user concerns. The…

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4 Organization Apps To Keep You On Track In 2017

As the New Year approaches, we’re all finding ways to be our best selves in 2017 from resolutions to new agendas to “new year, new me” plans. If you want to start your New Year on track, consider getting an organization app for your smartphone or tablet. An organization app can be easier to manage and travel with than agendas or notebooks. Plus, they come with the latest technology to help you stay on track. Not sure where to start? We’ve put together a list…

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Texture Is The Ideal Gift For The Tech Geek In Your Life

We’re down to the wire when it comes to Holiday shopping this week. If you’re still struggling to find the perfect gift for your tech-loving friend or IT boss, Texture will save the day – especially if they like to keep up on the latest science and tech news. Texture is an online magazine service that makes it easy to keep up with the latest issues. For one price, users can download and save current and back issues of all their favourite titles. The service…

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Is Your Website Ready For SEO In 2017?

The New Year is right around the corner, which means that it’s time to start thinking about our resolutions. Resolutions don’t always have to be personal. The New Year can also be a time to rethink your business marketing strategies. Have you been meaning to try SEO tactics? 2017 offers a fresh opportunity. Have your SEO strategies been effective this year? If not, it’s time to start thinking about new approaches. But before you delve into new online marketing techniques, you need to make sure…

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Celebrate The December Solstice With SkyNews

Christmas is on the way, but before we celebrate that we can celebrate the December solstice. In case you didn’t know, the solstice will occur on December 21. For those of us in the Northern hemisphere, the solstice marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year. How does that happen? Read on to find out: What Happens During a Solstice? A solstice is an astronomical event caused by the Earth’s tilt on axis and its motion in orbit. The Earth is tilted…

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Apple’s New Ideas For The iPhone 8 Released

The USPTO has released the patent for the iPhone 8. If you’re dying to know what’s in store for the new model, here are some of the new ideas the device is likely to have. The newly released patent describes a hidden TouchID sensor. This new innovation will go under the smartphone screen. According to the patent, a new technique allows sensors to be placed on any side of a device to provide more input sources. It also notes that these sensors can replace physical…

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