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The 70 coolest free applications in existence

The 70 coolest free applications in existence
Posted on Sunday 16th of September 2007 at 14:37 in SoftwareAt the end of August I created a list of the 40 coolest free applications around which proved quite popular. As with all lists of this type the wisdom of the crowds brought forward numerous other suggestions that I'd overlooked for one reason or another - so here is the revised list. As with the original list, the purpose is to collate some of the best free applications (and sometimes online services) that can be found on the Internet. Image, Image Editing and GraphicsOfficeWeb and web developmentDevelopment Applications (IDE's)Operating SystemsVideo PlaybackAudioAnti-Virus and SecurityDownloading and Download ManagersRemote AccessUseful Applications that don't get their own categoryGames Image, Image Editing and Graphics GIMP – The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a Photoshop replacement that doesn’t have "quite" as much functionality but it’s excellent for free. Office Web and web development Video Playback

Best Open Source Software The promise of open source software is best quality, flexibility and reliability. This is the best open source software in the world. Firefox delivers helpful new features to make your online experience more productive. Chose from over a thousand useful add-ons to personalize and make it your own. Miro – free, open source internet tv and video player. Pidgin – is a multi-protocol Instant Messaging client that allows you to use all of your IM accounts at once: AIM, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, Google Talk, Groupwise, ICQ, IRC, MSN, QQ, SILC, SIMPLE, Sametime, XMPP, Yahoo! FeedReader – is a news aggregation solution that provides robust, state-of-the-art features in an intuitive, user-friendly environment. FileZilla – is a fast and reliable FTP client and server with lots of useful features and an intuitive interface. OpenOffice – is a multi platform and multi lingual office suite and an open-source project. Rubrica - is an address book manager for the GNOME Environment. Joomla! BBurst!

23 Lesser known but Incredibly useful Windows Shortcuts Sponsored Links Keyboard Shortcuts are a great way to increase productivity as they save a lot of time and also relieve hands from that pain caused by using mouse repetitively. Here are 23 lesser known Windows Shortcuts categorized into their area of use that are incredibly helpful in increasing productivity as they make common daily tasks a lot easier. Windows Explorer 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9 SHIFT:To prevent a CD/DVD from running automatically press and hold Shift while inserting CD/DVD into your optical drive. 10. 11. 12. 13. Windows Management 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. Miscellaneous 21. 22. 23. If you know some more lesser known but useful windows shortcuts, you can discuss in comments below.

Gmail Backup | Safer is better ZePy - Collecting best of Internet Tips! Organizarte Magazine Simple Help - Common questions, simple answers Guía no aburrida para hacer un presupuesto anual — Blog y Lana finanzas personales que se entienden Pasos para realizar un presupuesto – Guía no aburrida para hacer un presupuesto anual Hace poco andaba revisando mi presupuesto para este año y Planeatusfinanzas me preguntó si hacía uno anual. En realidad, a menos que seas una empresa y estés a cargo del dinero, no es necesario hacer uno anual. Más bien es como un mapa de lo que será tu presupuesto mes a mes. Paso 1 Revisar el gasto del año anterior. También me di cuenta de que nuestros gastos mensuales son más de lo que quisiera. Paso 2 Las metas financieras importantes. Paso 3 Pasos para quitar lo que no nos gustó. Paso 4 Agenda todos tus gastos anuales. Como ven, hay meses menos pesados que otros y es ahí donde tenemos que hacer un esfuerzo por no gastar de más para tener liquidez a la hora de los trancazos. Una vez que ya hicimos este mapa, solo hay anotar en el presupuesto-tamagochi mensual los gastos corrientes (que no vulgares) del mes, y los anuales que toquen. Happy budgeting!

15 Online Tools that You Will Come to Love as a Tech · I have compiled a list of 15 free online tools that will help you greatly as a tech. I’m sure that there are other good ones that I have left out so please feel free to post the ones that you like as well. IPTools offers a wide variety of online networking tools. With this site you can look up IP address information, check spam databases, run pings, run traceroutes, lookup WHOIS information and much more. BugMeNot allows you to find and share logins for sites that require you to register. allows you to test your Internet connection speed. is a social bookmarking site that allows you to bookmark sites and view them from any computer. Omnidrive is an online storage service that allows you to upload large files, access them from any computer, and share them with other people. 10 Minute Mail allows you to create temporary email addresses that expire after 10 minutes. Free Password GeneratorFree Password Generator generates very strong and unique passwords.

Tweetree - Birds in a tree. 8 hacks to make Firefox ridiculously fast Firefox has been outperforming IE in every department for years, and version 3 is speedier than ever. But tweak the right settings and you could make it faster still, more than doubling your speed in some situations, all for about five minutes work and for the cost of precisely nothing at all. Here's what you need to do. 1. Browsers are normally very polite, sending a request to a server then waiting for a response before continuing. Keep in mind that some servers don't support pipelining, though, and if you regularly visit a lot of these then the tweak can actually reduce performance. 2. Large, complex web pages can take a while to download. Type about:config and press [Enter], then right-click (Apple users ctrl-click) somewhere in the window and select New > Integer. Right-click again in the window and select New > Boolean. 3. Type about:config and press [Enter], right-click in the window and select New > Integer. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.

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