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Justin Pot

/ Joined 16 November, 2009

Justin Pot is a technology journalist based in Portland, Oregon. He loves technology, people and nature – and tries to enjoy all three whenever possible. You can chat with Justin on Twitter, right now.

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Manage & Compare Fonts Easily With Font Manager [Linux]

Linux

Manage & Compare Fonts Easily With Font Manager [Linux]

Browse and manage your Linux fonts using a simple GUI. Font manager is a single program that allows you to browse, compare, manage and even add fonts on your Linux system; a must-have tool for designers on any platform. Available in the repositories of most Linux distros, Font Manager can give you a quick look at your installed fonts and allows you install new ones quickly.

13-08-2011
Manage & Compare Fonts Easily With Font Manager [Linux]
Listen To ‘This American Life’ Complete Archives For FREE

Internet

Listen To ‘This American Life’ Complete Archives For FREE

Listen to any episode of This American Life, anytime, for free. That’s access to nearly 450 hour-long episodes, all fascinating. You may not realize it, but the popular radio show from Public Radio International offers a free stream for every episode the show has ever produced right on its website.

11-08-2011
Listen To ‘This American Life’ Complete Archives For FREE
More Reasons Why Grsync Is An Awesome Syncing Tool [Cross-Platform]

Linux Mac

More Reasons Why Grsync Is An Awesome Syncing Tool [Cross-Platform]

Use rsync, the ultimate syncing tool, without having to install Linux or learn the command line. That’s the appeal of Grsync, a GUI version of the popular Unix/Linux command line program rsync. Grsync isn’t just for Linux, though. It can run on Mac and Windows computers as well.

04-08-2011
More Reasons Why Grsync Is An Awesome Syncing Tool [Cross-Platform]
“There’s A Web App For That” – Find Chrome Apps For Sites You Visit

Browsers

“There’s A Web App For That” – Find Chrome Apps For Sites You Visit

Be told when a particular website offers a web app. Find apps you’re interested in while browsing the web instead of spending time browsing a web store. A site you love may be offering a cool web app and you can find it with the Chrome extension “There’s a Web App For That”.

03-08-2011
“There’s A Web App For That” – Find Chrome Apps For Sites You Visit
Cloud Export: Back Up Your Online Data To Your Hard Drive [Windows & Ubuntu]

Windows Linux

Cloud Export: Back Up Your Online Data To Your Hard Drive [Windows & Ubuntu]

Back up information you’re currently trusting the cloud with to your own hard drive. With support for most Google products and a few others, including Twitter and IMAP mail, Cloud Export is a piece of software every cloud computing enthusiast should probably look into.

30-07-2011
Cloud Export: Back Up Your Online Data To Your Hard Drive [Windows & Ubuntu]
TiltView: One Continuous Stream From A Variety Of News Sources

Internet

TiltView: One Continuous Stream From A Variety Of News Sources

Open a site, tilt your desk chair back, and watch the news from a variety of sources. That’s the idea behind TiltView, a site which aims to replace cable news channels for people who don’t pay for cable. It’s TV, Internet style. Including content from Al Jazeera, France24, The Associated Press and many more.

27-07-2011
TiltView: One Continuous Stream From A Variety Of News Sources
Three Live CD Antivirus Scanners You Can Try When Windows Won’t Start

Windows

Three Live CD Antivirus Scanners You Can Try When Windows Won’t Start

Can’t boot your computer, and think the problem is malware? Boot a live CD made specifically for scanning your computer without starting Windows. A live CD is a tool that boots completely from a CD or a flash drive, meaning you can use these tools whether Windows is working or not. A variety of live CDs exist that make it possible to scan your computer for viruses.

13-07-2011
Three Live CD Antivirus Scanners You Can Try When Windows Won’t Start
Boot Multiple Live CDs From One USB Disk With YUMI [Windows]

Windows

Boot Multiple Live CDs From One USB Disk With YUMI [Windows]

Put multiple bootable tools onto one USB drive, then pick which one you want to boot when your computer starts up. Whether you want to try out various Linux environments at once or put together the ultimate Windows repair kit, YUMI (Your Universal Multiboot Installer) can help you build a bootable disk with a menu. It even supports Windows Vista and 7 installation disks.

07-07-2011
Boot Multiple Live CDs From One USB Disk With YUMI [Windows]
Brain Workshop: A Game Scientifically Shown To Make You Smarter

Internet

Brain Workshop: A Game Scientifically Shown To Make You Smarter

Improve your working memory and fluid intelligence by playing a game. This isn’t some vapid marketing claim; it’s the result of various scientific tests. Brain Workshop creates the exact circumstances of an activity shown in three different academic studies to improve one’s short-term memory and problem solving skills.

02-07-2011
Brain Workshop: A Game Scientifically Shown To Make You Smarter
Eclipse TV: A Web-Based Media Center For Online Streaming

Internet

Eclipse TV: A Web-Based Media Center For Online Streaming

Find a wide variety of online television right now, from your browser. Perfect for exploring for things to watch, Eclipse TV is a great way to find something to watch online right now. At first glance, Eclipse TV may look like little more than a compilation of bookmarks. That’s not too far from the truth, but it is also a really good list of bookmarks.

30-06-2011
Eclipse TV: A Web-Based Media Center For Online Streaming
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