Free Computer Training

Written on March 9, 2015 – 11:41 am | by jcannonsr |

Quality technology information and training, including specialized training courses for CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and Nmap. http://www.professormesser.com/

Automate Software Install

Written on June 16, 2014 – 4:12 pm | by jcannonsr |

Install and Update All Your Programs at Once https://ninite.com/ 1. Click all the apps you want 2. Click Get Installer and run it Ninite installs apps for you in the background. No clicking next. We say NO to toolbars or other junk. 3. Run it again later. Your installer will update apps to the latest versions. If […]

Slow Computer TIPS

Written on April 4, 2014 – 6:17 am | by jcannonsr |

This is such a common occurrence I decided to write a article about it. I have worked on thousands of computers and these are the typical items I find for most “SLOW” computers. The first culprit is usually dirt inside the computer. If the processor fans, case fans and power supply fans are dirty then […]

Create How-to Guides Easily

Written on February 20, 2013 – 5:01 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.snapguide.com Snapguide is a free iOS app and web service for those that want to create and share step-by-step “how to guides.” The service provides easy to understand instructions for a wide array of topics including cooking, gardening, crafts, repairs, do-it-yourself projects, fashion tips, entertaining and more.

Picture Slide Show – Free and Easy

Written on January 1, 2013 – 5:15 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.photofilmstrip.org PhotoFilmStrip creates movies out of your pictures in just 3 steps. First select your photos, customize the motion path and render the video. There are several output possibilities for VCD, SVCD, DVD up to FULL-HD. The effect of the slideshow is known as “Ken Burns”. Comments of the pictures are generated into a subtitle […]

Mix & match hand-crafted internet radio stations

Written on November 15, 2012 – 1:20 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.accuradio.com AccuRadio is a multichannel Internet radio station specifically designed to showcase the potential of the exciting new medium of Internet radio! AccuRadio is also the first multichannel Internet radio station designed specifically for adults with sophisticated musical tastes.

Test Your Password Against Bruteforce Attacks

Written on June 7, 2011 – 1:16 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.grc.com/haystack.htm From the Site: Every password you use can be thought of as a needle hiding in a haystack. After all searches of common passwords and dictionaries have failed, an attacker must resort to a “brute force” search – ultimately trying every possible combination of letters, numbers and then symbols until the combination you chose, […]

Calculators for All

Written on March 28, 2011 – 10:10 am | by jcannonsr |

I have to favorites for calculator software, mainly because the keep a “tape type” history. Speedcruch http://speedcrunch.org/en_US/features.html Unlike traditional desktop calculator, SpeedCrunch is easier to use. You just type the expression that you want to calculate and press Enter. You can see clearly what you typed along with the result in the scrollable display. Moffsoft […]

Normalize those MP3s

Written on February 17, 2011 – 3:25 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://mp3gain.sourceforge.net/ Tired of reaching for your volume knob every time your mp3 player changes to a new song? MP3Gain analyzes and adjusts mp3 files so that they have the same volume. MP3Gain does not just do peak normalization, as many normalizers do. Instead, it does some statistical analysis to determine how loud the file actually […]

Free Paint Program

Written on November 5, 2010 – 8:37 am | by jcannonsr |

http://pinta-project.com/ Pinta is a drawing/editing program modeled after Paint.NET. It’s goal is to provide a simplified alternative to GIMP for casual users. It is currently early in development. Linux/Windows/Mac