Cool Software and Websites: (All FREE unless stated otherwise)
- BlockPosters – in case you missed our huge poster ‘Howto’, here is one more tool for converting your images to wall-sized posters.
- [NO LONGER WORKS] DemoFuse – free and easy-to-use service for creating interactive website tours and demos.
- [NO LONGER WORKS] DocuFarm – document search engine and viewer. Search for relevant .pdf, .ppt, .doc, .rtf, and .ps files.
- iqzone – handy service that lets you quickly post your ad to a number of online and print classifieds networks directly from your mobile. Simply take a picture, write a short description (also price and location) and send an MMS to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Contactify – free service that lets you create personal contact form and add it to your blog or web-profile. Also see
- Photo2Text – fun tool that generates look-alike text files from given images. Note: Max. image size: 200 KB.
- Ubuntu – free Ubuntu (Feisty Fawn) CDs
- uBroadcast – host your own live internet talk radio or music show. Plus gain access to shows by other uBroadcast users.
- Weewar – highly addictive, online round-based strategy game. “… real action on real maps. Up to 6 players command their colorful pixel armies against each other on the many maps available.“
Cool Articles and Tips
- The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You’ve Never Heard Of [oedb.org]
- RSS-focused Tools/Apps: 120+ RSS resources [mashable.com]
- Top 10: OS X programs that only do one thing, but do it well [simplehelp.net]
- Hacking Firefox: The secrets of about:config [computerworld.com] – Tip: don’t forget to backup your prefs.js file first
- Photoshop Tip: Enhance your Images with Photographic Edges [creativepro.com]