Ever wonder what would happen if you just took a chance, made that leap of faith, and bought something from a spam email? If your answer is no; good for you. But since curiosity has killed more cats than itâ€™s saved, there must be a few foolhardy souls that really think that lucrative stock quotes arrive unsolicited in your email. (Hey, it could happen!)
You might not know it, but if you’ve been using iTunes for the PC you have been missing out. The Mac crowd has been enjoying audio of a much higher quality as it uses a different back-end to process the audio.
We’re stuck with the crappy quicktime audio filters on PC. Quicktime is a resource hog and it also sounds like mud when compared to other programs.Allow me to introduce Foobar 2000. It is still in beta but it is extremely usable and it offers the best audio playback I have heard on a PC. The equalizer is infinitely better and the sound quality is amazing.
I downloaded it then cranked up some In Flames. “Oh my God!” The wife came running around the corner to ask if everything was alright. “Yes it’s alright. This sounds amazing!”
Google Apps users, individuals without the cash to shell out for a new copy of MS Office, there is another FREE alternative in town. OpenOffice has been making headway with millions of users worldwide, however today IBM announced their free office suite, IBM Lotus Symphony.
This fully featured suite provides for word processing, spreadsheets and presentations. Business can test the waters and opt for IBM suppport as a paid service option. Symphony also adheres to the ODF open-document format, an existing international standard being challenged by Microsoft in favor of their own, newly defined format.
Research In Motion will allow software developers to create applications directly for BlackBerry Phones via Microsoftâ€™s .Net Programming environment. This continues the phone manufacturerâ€™s efforts to increase the usability of the popular cellular line.
TigerTips is here to help you learn the best ways to use technology in your life. With the large number of documents exchanged via PDF (Portable Document Format), it’s a great savings if you could output from Microsoft Word for free instead of spending $300 on the ‘official’ application. To learn how to do this, watch the video below from Luke W. Parker of Associated Content, the People’s Media Company.
According to recent surveys, business professionals spend about two hours per day organizing and managing their e-mail. Thatâ€™s an average of 520 hours per year spent managing e-mail. â€œIneffective, improper and incorrect use of electronic e-mail on company computers exposes organizations to wasted time, bad press, and the possibility of legal action,” notes Al Borowski, […]
There once was a time when project management was a time consuming and tedious job. With the creation of project management software programs such as Microsoft Office Visio or Microsoft Office Project, you can manage your businessâ€™ projects more effectively and have more time to get the job done. Weâ€™ll show you 5 reasons how […]
PowerPoint can be an extremely effective tool when presenting an idea to a group or single person. PowerPoint allows you to create a visually capturing medium that allows you to convey your idea and hopefully accomplish your goal. Although PowerPoint is a great tool, it can be used in a manner that depreciates the quality […]
Viruses, Spyware and Malware â€“ The Threat and How to Protect Yourself Malicious software such as computer viruses, spyware and Malware have become an extremely serious threat to businesses and individuals and the threat is growing exponentially. There are even laws to help stop distributors of this malevolent software, yet the threat and circulation of […]