What is Evernote?

Evernote is a suite of software and services designed for notetaking and archiving. A “note” can be a piece of formatted text, a full webpage or webpage excerpt, a photograph, a voice memo, or a handwritten “ink” note. Notes can also have file attachments. Notes can be sorted into folders, then tagged, annotated, edited, given… Continue reading What is Evernote?

Google Timer

If you would like to setup a countdown timer in the Google Chrome web-browser just type “timer” into the address field then enter a time and hit enter. What could be simpler? This the full-screen version of this makes a great test timer.

WordPress.com Upgrades

WordPress.com is 100% free to use but there many premium features that you may consider purchasing. Probably the most nessesary  is a Custom Domains. Without this upgrade your domain will be yoursite.wordpress.com. This is fine for a for a hobbiest or temporary website. If your needing to draw a lot of traffic you need a… Continue reading WordPress.com Upgrades

Ardour, A Pro Audio Editor

Ardour is a hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application. It runs on Linux, OS X and FreeBSD. Its primary author is Paul Davis, who is also responsible for the JACK Audio Connection Kit. Ardour’s intention is to provide digital audio workstation software suitable for professional use. Released under the terms of the GNU General… Continue reading Ardour, A Pro Audio Editor

What is Audacity?

Audacity is a free open source digital audio editor and recording computer software application, available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and other operating systems. Audacity was started by Dominic Mazzoni and Roger Dannenberg at Carnegie Mellon University. As of 10 October 2011, it was the 11th most popular download from SourceForge, with 76.5 million downloads.… Continue reading What is Audacity?

Darktable, A Lightroom Alternative

“darktable” is an open source photography workflow application and RAW developer. A virtual light-table and darkroom for photographers. It manages your digital negatives in a database, lets you view them through a zoomable light-table and enables you to develop raw images and enhance them. “darktable” is very similar to Adobe Lightroom but far less expensive… Continue reading Darktable, A Lightroom Alternative

Learn to code free at LFPL with Treehouse

Treehouse is an online video and interactive learning platform that teaches people how to design and develop websites and mobile apps. Classes include coding languages like HTML, CSS, PHP, and Ruby, as well as iPhone and Android apps Treehouse offers unlimited access to more than 1,300 videos, covering topics from basic HTML coding to JavaScript… Continue reading Learn to code free at LFPL with Treehouse

Create A Free Website Or Blog With WordPress.com

WordPress.com is a blog, web hosting service provider owned by Automattic, and powered by the open source WordPress software. It provides free blog hosting for registered users and is financially supported via paid upgrades, “VIP” services and advertising. There are nearly 60 million WordPress.com sites, which receive more than 100 million pageviews per day. Every… Continue reading Create A Free Website Or Blog With WordPress.com