Tag: Fly

Nov 22 2011

Now when you visit DOWNLOAD.COM, be careful… here’s why.

I detest spam and malware and any application that requires you to install or download another application to be able to install another one. This does nothing but make me irritated. I understand the concept of advertising, but I wonder if these people ever really think about what their doing… but that’s the applications… Now, …

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Nov 15 2010

Protecting DVD and Blu-Ray Discs

The task of copying a DVD is still a lost art on some folks and there’s plenty of documentation and applications that can make backup copies of DVD’s, but I’m not writing this for any malicious reasons, this is for parents; parents of small kids. Or ‘big kids’ that watch a lot of movies. The …

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Aug 23 2010

Composing: Spelling, Grammar and More

Three years ago, I started using a program to help me deal with text I was typing repetitively. That’s when I actually started getting more into what helpers were out there in the composition of documents and emails. It’s important to save time to get other things done, and if you’re not constantly examining what …

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Jun 29 2010

Review: Windows Live Movie Maker–Wave 4 Beta – Awesome.

The Windows Live team recently released the beta version of the Windows Live Essentials. I’m trying to go through and mine out/examine as much as I can on the best parts of the application and show the improvements in the latest version. And as much as some people will hate to hear this, this release …

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Mar 17 2010

Use Mozilla Firefox’s Sidebar Option

Firefox has lots of neat plug-ins, but if you don’t require them and can get the same result with something more standard; it nice because it uses less resources and less resources typically mean a faster system. A lot of people know you can drag URLs from the address bar to shortcut bar in Firefox, …

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Feb 26 2010

Windows Live Writer: Creating a Custom Template

Windows Live Writer is due an update, but the Windows Live Writer team hasn’t announced any time frames as to when we might see the new version. And while Windows Live Writer 2009 is a great program for blogging, and especially the use of using themes as you’re composing the post, some times the program …

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Aug 07 2009

Dragon NaturallySpeaking coming to Blackberry [first]

Nuance is still working on the release of their Dragon NaturallySpeaking for smart phones. While the release for the iPhone is still planned, it seems to be delayed a bit. The first release or beta testing of Dragon NaturallySpeaking for a smart phone will be for the Blackberry. The release of the iPhone version is …

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