Monthly Archives: December 2008

Three Free Video Editors

Here’s three free Video editors. [A] http://www.dvdflick.net Freeware, Windows 2000->Vista, 7.2MB [B] http://www.virtualdub.org/ Freeware, all Windows versions, 1.3MB [C] http://www.videospin.com/ Freeware, Windows XP, Vista, 2.3MB

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Looking for an Owner’s Manual 800,000 free Manuals

Finally a resource that is pulling together owner manuals.  Link

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VirtualBox Tips

Sun xVM VirtualBox is easy to use.  Why would you use it? To setup Windows XP inside of Vista to test software To load a server inside of a server (this saves money – all you do is add more … Continue reading

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Great End of year Deals – Why? What Technology is Coming?

1 TB hard drive $79  Link 1.5 TB hard drive $129  Link Makes you wonder what technology is coming down the road.  Usually when you see this happen something is just around the corner.

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Find Information on Your Hard Drive with WinDirStat

This program finds disk usage and maps your harddrive.  The visual aid at the bottom lets you ‘see’ your hard drive. Link

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Wal-Mart frames with a Virus

Wal-Mart and other retailers may have sold digital frames with viruses.  Link

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BotHunter for your Operating System and Network

Awesome IDS for your home or corporate network.  Read the Installation Notes!  Windows XP and Linux only at this time. BotHunter® From BotHunter’s Website: BotHunter is a passive network monitoring tool designed to recognize the communication patterns of malware-infected computers … Continue reading

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Futurix – Image Viewer

Pretty cool program to view images, screen capture and edit images.  Link Too bad it can’t remove my caveman forehead.

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Can Twitter Be Too Much?

I think Twitter can serve a great purpose in communications with companies or communicating with friends.  How much is too much?  Well I started following a friend and evidently he tweets every move he makes! Too Much!  Too Personal! Now … Continue reading

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Networking TCP/IP for Absolute Beginners

Recently I wrote several articles on TCP/IP.  It amazes me that most people try to make it difficult and break out with some form of mathmatical calculations and talk bytes and bits with personnel who are green to IT / … Continue reading

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Bionic Eye

Check it out.   Link Good Article.

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Take Control of your IT Career

Information Technology continues to grow.  Although the economy may be in a nose dive, it is important to look at survival guides such as this. Where IT jobs are headed.  SlideShow Overseas jobs.  Link (It is OK to leave…we’ll miss … Continue reading

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Make Paypal More Secure

If you use paypal and you are nervous about identity theft and transactions online, this may help.  Link

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$9 DDR2 RAM

Everyone is always asking me about the speed of their computer.  Well here you go (if it is what you need!) Link

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CCleaner can Slow Application Load Times

Interesting…. http://www.populartechnology.net/2005/10/ccleaner-cripples-application-load.html Credit: Cecil Although this article is an older article, many end users fail to update their software.

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Indeed Finds More Jobs Than Other Job Sites

I recently reviewed Indeed.com only to find out that it finds more (meta job engine) than any other site.  Go check it out.  With this economy, any website that works better is well needed.  Link

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Wireless Hard Drive

Why don’t you hear about these more? It’s not just a media center.  link or this one! Link

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Technology is Awesome but Dangerous

Randall “Hat” reminds us on how dangerous technology can be.  This link is to a USB 8GB drive that looks like a lighter.  You will have to lock down or limit USB use when you start your career.  Link How … Continue reading

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Security Software Removal

Often security software such as Norton or McAfee leave files and registry entries behind.  I like using revo uninstaller and the removal tools for these software suites.  There is new software in Beta that is designed to do just that.  … Continue reading

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Mac Flurry Screensaver for Windows

The Mac style flurry screensaver for Windows can be downloaded here. I’m not a big screensavers fan, but I like it.

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