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How to read a map without knowing its shape

The key to understanding how maps work is to understand their basic shape.To do this, you have to understand the way that the Earth’s crust and mantle interact with the oceans.The shape of the Earth is defined by the position of the equator, which sits about halfway between the Earth and the sun.The Equator is

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How to turn your smartphone into a video camera for the office

A paper manufacturer in Sydney has developed a device that will capture video from a smartphone’s camera to be uploaded to YouTube.The device, called the ‘Camera Mobile’, is an iPad mini-sized video camera.The company is making it available to anyone who wants to make a video for their office or corporate presentation.“It’s a simple, fun

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How to tell if a car has been burglarized

A car was burglarised in Melbourne, but not by a car burglar.The car was reported stolen from a house at 10.45pm on Sunday, and police are urging anyone who saw it to call Crime Stoppers.A man was arrested for the theft at his home at the corner of North and Main Streets in the suburb