Category Archive: Free Tools

Dec 24 2010

Download Adobe Reader X Standalone Installer

If you don’t like the idea to go through the Adobe Download Manger to download Adobe Reader X (10), then you want the offline standalone Installer which lets you download the latest Adobe Reader version right away on your computer without downloading other junk first! In this tutorial I am going to show you how …

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Oct 30 2009

Social Bookmarking 2.0 with Diigo

I finally joined a social bookmarking site. I toyed with Delicious in the past, but then when I decided to commit to one I stumbled across Diigo. I see Delicious bills itself as “the biggest collection of bookmarks in the universe.” That’s fine. I want tools, however. I want ease of use. I want portability …

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May 02 2009

Resurrect Old Computers with Puppy Linux

Approximately four years ago I decided to explore several Linux distros to learn about their capabilities and to discover for myself what all of the hubbub was about in geekdom since Linux had become ready for usage by the masses. As someone who had messed around with computers since third grade nearly 30 years prior …

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Apr 10 2009

Free Anti-Virus and Anti-Rootkit Software

I have installed Norton’s Internet Security software on a few computers, and in my experience, while Norton makes good software, Norton significantly reduces your PC’s performance. And then there’s the price of the software, and the subscription fees. If you’re tired of Norton or McAfee chewing up your computer’s resources (and your money), download AVG’s …

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Mar 25 2009

Online backup and file sharing resources

I just watched the demo for Dropbox. Wow. Very cool. And so far the site looks safe. I use Mozy for backup at home on one of our laptops. It works pretty well. After Googling a bit it appears these backup / file sharing sites are popping up all over the place. Microsoft has SkyDrive …

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