There are about hundreds of audio formats available supported by different handheld media players like iPod, PMPs, smartphones and media applications in computers. One of such formats is FLAC. FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec. According to Wikipedia, it can compress digital audio by reducing the its size by upto 50-60% of its original size without losing the quality.
Ribbon, which was introduced in Office 2007 has been a revolutionary approach for getting access to the often used features of a program, rather than wandering through creepy menus. With Windows 8, Microsoft has decided to give even the Windows Explorer a facelift with the ribbon interface.
If you are a fan of the ribbon interface and want to get a feel of the Windows 8 like ribbon based file manager in your Windows 7 install, BExplorer may be your answer.
Google+ has already created a lot of buzz and is growing faster than most analysts expected. This is our first post concerning Google+, not first thoughts though. Soon after its release most people were skeptical about Google+, and thought it would have the same fate as that of Wave and Buzz. But I was among the few who felt Google was not that stupid, to not learn from its failures. After all, failures are building blocks to success.
Well turns out Google has indeed learnt its lessons, bringing in a product which has taken every aspect of the user into consideration. Be it privacy, UI or any feature for that matter Google+ has delivered much more than anyone expected. But this “Much more” has been associated with another skeptical view that its only for Geeks. Well am not really sure, if that view is correct. It would be still too early to comment on it.
TiltShift Generator is a app that creates a tilt shift camera effect to your pictures instantly. It’s desktop app runs on adobe Air and has simple controls like Vignette, Saturation, Contrast, Blur options etc and is damn user friendly. The web (flash) app is is similar and can be accessed on a browser.
Android Users: Yep you guessed it right, you can straight away access this on your android browser. FTW 😉
If you’re a music lover then it is obvious you must have a large collection of songs. As a person of similar interest, I sometimes end up in downloading the same song more than once, especially when they’re both of different format.
This is where, Music Similarity, a windows application, comes to rescue by solving this problem of music duplicity by scanning your computer for possibly duplicate MP3s, and thus helping you to remove duplicate songs.
Sharing photographs with friends is a popular addiction among people. We often upload pictures on the web like Facebook, Picasa etc. But often, photos taken from a digital camera are of large size and may take too much time to upload.
Caesium, a software by Matteo Paonessa, compresses pictures “upto” 90% by size without losing any quality of the picture. Thus, you can quickly upload pictures and/or save storage space.
Min.us, my newest file sharing addiction, has just made its file sharing service even simpler. A Desktop Application for it has now been released. This means there won’t be any more need to open up your browser to upload files, you can do it straight from your desktop. It is a very handy and light […]
This post is dedicated to Mac Users. I have got no doubts that Mac is one of the best OS around, but cost has been its main limiting factor, making it confined to a wealthy few. Well less-common operating system means that a much smaller range of third-party software is available. When softwares are limited, […]
Antivirus are one of the most important applications everyone must have to keep your PC secure from any types of threat. But you need to update them regularly otherwise they are of no use. Cloud Antivirus are just like any other antivirus but the scanning of the files are handled on a remote server rather […]