Don’t Let Photo Storage Cramp Your Style: Best Practices for Photo Storage that Won’t Consume your Hard Drive.

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With a lot of hard work and a Pruvan account comes a TON of photos and surveys organized in the Pruvan Downloader. What that also means is not a lot of space on your computer’s hard drive. While Pruvan takes great care to reduce the size of each photo to a mere 30kb per photo (which is TINY for a photo!) when you’re storing thousands of photos over many years, those tiny photos do add up. So the day when you receive this lovely message will be inevitable:


But your reaction doesn’t have to be like this:


Luckily, Pruvan has a set of best practices for photo storage that will free up space on your hard drive while also securely storing and protecting your photos and other field data.


The Best Boots on the Block

Spring has sprung and that means there’s grass to be tackled!


If you’re thinking about getting some new protective footwear for the season, Pruvan has you covered. We recently reached out to our friends in the industry to get their recommendations on the best and most essential footwear for surviving the spring and summer grass cut season. Feet and toes will remain unscathed with these boots recommendations!


Too Bad They Can’t Jump Start Spring: Pruvan’s Favorite Portable Jumpers for Car Batteries

For many folks, winter just won’t end! Pruvan’s own Marketing Manager was almost stranded in Boston this weekend when another 3 inches of snow hit the ground.

One of the more common occurrences throughout this extreme winter has been folks unable to get their cars or trucks started. Freezing temps wreck havoc on engines and car batteries because motor oil is thicker which requires more effort on the part of the battery to get the engine going. The last thing anyone needs is to be stranded on a property out in the middle of nowhere.

With that said, the technology gods have blessed us once again because there are now portable jump starters that are small enough to fit in your glove box, yet strong enough to get your vehicle up and running. Pruvan tested two different models this weekend with great results. We’re just a little sad that these handy devices can’t jump start spring, too.


Selfie sticks… more useful than you’d think!

Oh the selfie. Hate ’em or love ’em they’re here to stay. And with the invention of the “selfie stick” they’ve become more popular than ever before with blogs dedicated to awesome wins and epic fails.

But here’s the funny thing… selfie sticks are more useful than you’d think! People have gotten very creative with them lately. So instead of wasting time with “duck face” self portraits, Pruvan’s also found a new and creative use for selfie sticks. Use one with your Pruvan device to get your work done faster and safer!