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Essential Fonts For Designers. Spurl.net 1.0 - Free online bookmarks with so much more... The 46 Best-ever Freeware Utilities. Review: Migrating to Mozilla FireFox. Thinking of migrating to Mozilla Firefox from Internet Explorer?

Review: Migrating to Mozilla FireFox

In this two-part article we discuss the pros and cons and installation issues. Part 1: The Pros and Cons Things change quickly in the world of computers. Just a year ago Microsoft's Internet Explorer seemed to have an unassailable hold on the Internet browser market. Then all of a sudden through a combination of multiple security vulnerabilities, an aging set of features and the emergence of more modern browsers, Internet Explorer has started to look vulnerable. So vulnerable in fact that over 100 million users have already switched over to other browsers. Firefox is a fast, lean tabbed browser produced by the Mozilla Corporation.

The current version of Firefox is 2.0, the first major update since V1.0, the first official release. Firefox is an impressive product but it's certainly not perfect. The purpose of this guide is to help you make that choice. Three Good Reasons to Abandon Internet Explorer 1. 2. 3. 1. 2. 3. Conclusion. OOExtras. Site Map. About Mozilla. Learn more about our projects, products and principles designed to help people take control and explore the full potential of their lives online.

About Mozilla

Play video The Mozilla mission What drives us and makes us different Career center Want to work on Firefox? Apply today! Mozilla blog News, notes and ramblings from the Mozilla project Mozilla style guide Logos, copy rules, visual assets and more Locations & contacts Addresses, emails, support and feedback forms Our products An overview of what we make and what we’re working on Get involved Become a volunteer contributor in a number of different areas Press center Press info and other useful stuff Privacy center How Mozilla handles your personal information Mozilla partnerships Details about partnering with us. Mozilla Firefox Start Page. Opinion: Five reasons NOT to use Linux. FUEL Database on MontaVista Linux Whether building a mobile handset, a car navigation system, a package tracking device, or a home entertainment console, developers need capable software systems, including an operating system, development tools, and supporting libraries, to gain maximum benefit from their hardware platform and to meet aggressive time-to-market goals.

Opinion: Five reasons NOT to use Linux

Breaking New Ground: The Evolution of Linux Clustering With a platform comprising a complete Linux distribution, enhanced for clustering, and tailored for HPC, Penguin Computing¿s Scyld Software provides the building blocks for organizations from enterprises to workgroups to deploy, manage, and maintain Linux clusters, regardless of their size. Data Monitoring with NightStar LX Unlike ordinary debuggers, NightStar LX doesn¿t leave you stranded in the dark. Understanding the Financial Benefits of Open Source Will open source pay off? Open source is becoming standard within enterprises, often because of cost savings. Educational software from Computer Products for Education, such as Microsoft, Adobe, Symantec, Corel, Avid, and more. TVShowTorrents.com - download torrents. My Favorite Smallware. Freeware World Center - NONAGS -

FILExt - The File Extension Source. 300 Free Truetype Fonts You Should Have. File Hippo - Free Software Downloads. AVG Anti Virus: AVG Free Edition. Home - The home of Spybot. Google Guide Quick Reference: Google Advanced Operators (Cheat Sheet)

The following table lists the search operators that work with each Google search service.

Google Guide Quick Reference: Google Advanced Operators (Cheat Sheet)

Click on an operator to jump to its description — or, to read about all of the operators, simply scroll down and read all of this page. The following is an alphabetical list of the search operators. This list includes operators that are not officially supported by Google and not listed in Google’s online help. Each entry typically includes the syntax, the capabilities, and an example. Some of the search operators won’t work as intended if you put a space between the colon (:) and the subsequent query word. Allinanchor: If you start your query with allinanchor:, Google restricts results to pages containing all query terms you specify in the anchor text on links to the page.

Anchor text is the text on a page that is linked to another web page or a different place on the current page. Allintext: allintitle: allinurl: In URLs, words are often run together. Author: cache: define: ext: filetype: group: id: inanchor: Morephases. Ghostzilla - the invisible browser. Tools for Protecting Online Privacy. Disclaimer: EPIC does not lobby for, consult, or advise companies, nor do we endorse specific products or services.

Tools for Protecting Online Privacy

This list merely serves as a sampling of available privacy-enhancing tools. If you have a suggestion for a tool that you believe should be included, or if you have comments to share regarding one or more of the tools that are already listed, send e-mail to epic-info@epic.org. If you have questions about a tool on this page, visit the affiliated company or individual's Web site for more information. CD/USB Based Operating Systems Tails: live operating system that can run from removable media without leaving tracks.

Internet Anonymizers, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and Proxy Servers Web Browser Ad-ons HTTPS Everywhere (Firefox, Chrome): forces HTTPS versions of websites were they are available. Search Engines DuckDuckGo: anonymous, encrypted web searches. ixquick: anonymous, encrypted web searches. Email/Communication Encryption Alternative Email Accounts Anonymous Remailers. Manually configuring Ad Blocking. Troubleshooting Windows XP, Tweaks and Fixes for Windows XP. USB 2.0, Hi-Speed USB FAQ. Home FAQs We try to cover in this USB 2.0 FAQ the basic aspects for those who are not too familiar with the serial bus technology.

USB 2.0, Hi-Speed USB FAQ

This FAQ is limited to just a few questions so you won't be overwhelmed by the length of the entire FAQ. And for those who are interested in latest USB standards, we also have FAQs on Wireless USB and USB 3.0. Here's also an interesting TV ads showing featuring Ajay Bhatt, the co-inventor of USB. For those people who found us via search engines, USB 2.0 should neither be called 'USB2' nor 'USB 2'. Q: How fast is USB 2.0? Q: What happened to USB 1.1? Q: How do I know if my PC has USB 2.0? Q: Do you need USB 2.0? Q: How do I know I plug in a Hi-Speed USB device? Q: How does USB 2.0 handle today's applications? Q: How does USB 2.0 and 1.1 work together? Q: How does a USB hub slow down devices?

What happened to USB 1.1? Traditionally, USB mice and keyboards only need 1.5Mbps to function; exceptions are gaming mice and keyboards that require 12Mbps. Web Designer’s FREElance Toolbox for Windows. The web professional's online magazine of choice.

Web Designer’s FREElance Toolbox for Windows

In: Articles By Brian Reindel Published on June 20, 2005 Freelancing for an extra thick wad of greenbacks to pad your back pocket is every Web designer’s dream. Wrangling up your own clients, managing the entire creative process and collecting your due reward is a great accomplishment, and the process can be more fulfilling than the daily grind of a full-time job. Software is Expensive Somewhere out in the virtual business world, we are being bamboozled into believing bigger is better. So your anal-retentive boss enjoys reprimanding designers who use company-licensed software copies for personal profit. The Good Free Goods Sit back, relax and put down your double caramel macchiato. Antivirus Software AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition If you freelance enough, clients will add you to their hit list… I mean address book.

Audio Editing Audacity I’ve used Audacity on several occasions to accomplish simple tasks. CD/DVD Burning Software CDBurnerXP Pro 3 MySQL. New & Fresh Fonts @ 1001 Fonts. MIDI. This page holds a list of my MIDI Packages.

MIDI

There's more information for each of these; just follow the links! Since questions do occur from time to time, I've created a discussion forum for them. GMKbd General MIDI Keyboard GMKbd is a feature-rich General MIDI-compatible keyboard simulator for MS-Windows. MidiTrix Midi Matrix MidiTrix is a relatively simple program to route incoming MIDI data from any input port to any output port. MultiMID Multisession MIDI Overlay Driver for Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows 98. MIDIJoy Joystick Add-on for MultiMID. VSTHost A little VST Host implementation. SAVIHost An even smaller VST Host implementation that has been inspired by the Korg Legacy Collection. WBMan WBMan is a preset editor/librarian for the Waveblaster I, a daughterboard for the Sound Blaster 16 / AWE32 series.

Since there seems to be a lot of demand - here's a complete MIDI implementation documentation for the WaveBlaster, too! Shazdocs index. Rainy's. Gmail Tips - The Complete Collection. Gmail Beta: First Impressions The other day, I received an "invitation" to beta test Google's new "Gmail" email service.

Gmail Tips - The Complete Collection

After having tried and used literally dozens of web-based email services over the years, I decided to see what the buzz was all about, so I followed the Invitation instructions, and within a couple minutes, I had a new Google Gmail account. After working with this account for several days, I have discovered some things that I like about it as well as some things that I don't. Read on for the lowdown...

First off, please note that this article is based on the pre-release beta of Gmail, so presumably, the public release will have additions, changes, and improvements. Webmail While Web-based email is nothing new, Gmail introduces some new and unique concepts. But why use Webmail when I have a good client in Outlook? I'm going to first walk you through some of the "features" that make up Gmail. Advertising Let's start off with the "tough" issue first: Advertising.

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