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7 Steps to an Awesome Illuminated Laser Cut Office Sign

We recently rebranded (we may have mentioned it....a lot!) and one of the things we wanted to do was get some signage up in the office, and be able to bring with us to events [...]
Nebula Team   Advice . Blog . Guides . How To

How to upload a database that’s over 50mb – Easily

So we often have to upload databases on the fly through PHPmyAdmin or similar tools and it’s a pain in the proverbials when the database is over 50mb. There are a load of tools out […]


Help! Unity Project Won’t Open Anymore!

I crashed Unity again, oh well… This would be my usual response to Unity suddenly crashing on me. This happens quite a bit when I’m working with animations in particular, most likely because the project […]


Process Videos: how, what, where and why?

I’ve been trying to make a habit to live stream or record my work processes as I digitally paint. This is also an upcoming plan we have at Nebula Interactive, but first I want to write about my […]


Responsive WordPress Stacked Columns – Without Plugins

Creating columns are a great way to organise the likes of images or paragraphs of text on your webpages. There are quite a few plugins available on WordPress that I have found which allow you […]


Artist’s Toolkit

In advance of questions concerning ‘how do you draw that (on computer)?’ and ‘what software do you use?’, I want to cover the tools I’ve used in the creation of Water Meter Dash (and in […]

Leeann   Advice . Blog . Games . Graphic Art . How To

Spill Water on your Laptop? What to do…

So aside from the panic, prayers and assortment of 4 letter words how am I typing this blog post 2 days later on the very same MacBook? Below are my tips from this experience and the 10 years + I’ve had to help others who’ve done the same

Colin   Advice . Blog . Digital Studio . How To

What to do when you Accidentally Delete a File

We’ve all been there, it’s not nice when the penny drops and you realise that the file you’ve been working on for days has disappeared. Where has it gone, how do you get it back, will the client give me an extension? All questions that need answering and with the wonders of computers you may find that you get a more positive outcome than expected (except for the extension…sorry!)

Colin   Digital Studio . How To

Locking down your Firewall with Port Based Rules

It doesn’t matter what firewall you have, be it Cisco, Zyxel, Sonicwall etc you need to put rules in place to ensure that your network is properly protected.

There are a number of services you may also want to consider depending on your needs. These include content filtering, email filtering, anti-virus, and VPN licences. But the basics of a firewall require you to put rules in place that prevent / permit traffic to / from your network.