Monthly Archive: August 2008

ID3Kill included in “Best Downloads” magazine by PCuSER Press Taiwan

My old freeware program [url=http://moblog.wiredwings.com/archives/20011226/ID3KILL-ID3-Tag-Removal.html]ID3Kill[/url] (written in 2001) has been selected as one of the 200 “Best Downloads” by [url=http://www.pcuser.com.tw/]PCuSER Press Taiwan[/url]. They publish a magazine that has short reviews of 200 freeware programs, including a DVD with all applications.

Windows Keyboard Shortcuts You Didn’t Know About

Over the years, I’ve grown so accustomed to using many Windows related keyboard shortcuts that I intuitively use them without thinking. Looking at the list of keyboard shortcuts published by Microsoft for Windows XP, I know and use all of them. Lately, I’ve (re)discovered a few shortcuts that turn out to be really useful (for me), but I didn’t know or even think about. For example, I often use CTRL-LEFT and CTRL-RIGHT to navigate wordwise (and, even more frequently, I use CTRL-HOME/END), but didn’t know that you can actually use CTRL-BACKSPACE to delete the previous word! In the section “rediscovered”...

The perfect Backup and Synchronization Tool

Envision the “perfect backup and synchronization tool”. [list] [*] synchronize and/or backup selected file sets [*] unlimited revisions (version history) [*] support central servers and/or decentralized client exchange (“peer to peer”) [*] support to backup to external drives, including the full file history [*] work offline and still have a version history [*] local revision history is automatically distributed to all participating clients [*] transparent [list] [*] automatically monitors/tracks changes and immediately sync in the background [*] (alternatively, eg. for files that are constantly changing (email database), do scheduled or manual syncs) [*] if network/other clients are available, sync with...

Oh, wonderful Web 2.0…

A selection from the last 25 new sites at the [url=http://momb.socio-kybernetics.net/]Museum of Modern Betas[/url] (one site per quote!) [quote](…) is an easy and fun way to share thoughts, links, or what you are upto (…) (…) helps users enrich their browsing experience by making browsing a more social activity (…) (…) free service that lets you view and share your online activities (…) (…) The cool new way to create, share, and listen to stories (…) (…) create, collect and share your notes (…) (…) it’s also about sharing your news all in one place (…) (…) will show your...