Friday, April 30, 2010

How Can You Tell If a Movie is Appropriate for Kids?

  • This site will help you decide if a movie is appropriate for your children.
  • It provides detailed ratings.
  • Movies are rated in three areas: sex, violence, and profanity.
  • A detailed list of content is provided for each area.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

YouTube Camcorders Go HD

These days, it feels like the entire world is in HD. With so many high-definition-capable devices, it was only a matter of time before those cheap, tiny pocket camcorders, meant for shooting quick-and-dirty footage for video-sharing sites caught up. After all, YouTube now supports 1080p high-def video. 

Delete Your Account

Information on how to delete your account from all of the major social networking, blogging, shopping, etc. sites and services across the web.

Feeling a little regret? We can show you how to get it back, too! (If possible) 

Best Free Digital Image Viewer

An image viewer or image browser is a computer program that can display stored graphical image; it can often handle various graphics file formats.

Image viewers belong to a software category where the quantity and quality of free programs is at least equal to that of commercial ones, so the selection isn't easy, and personal convenience will unavoidably appear as a main factor for this review.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Google: Fake antivirus makes up 15 percent of all malware

A rise in fake antivirus offerings on Web sites around the globe shows that scammers are increasingly turning to social engineering to get malware on computers rather than exploiting holes in software, a Google study to be released on Tuesday indicates.

Facebook Privacy: 8 Ways to Protect Yourself

You want to use Facebook, but you also want to keep your private information from being spread all over the Internet.

The key is to understand how Facebook works, where your information is going, and how to navigate the service's labyrinth of privacy controls. 

If you accept the service's default settings, you'll likely be sharing a lot more than you might expect. 

Take the time to update your settings. 

Chances are you check Facebook every day anyway, so take a few minutes today, go into your privacy controls, and make some choices. 

Crossword Puzzle Search

Having trouble getting the last word in that crossword puzzle? Having trouble getting the first? See if our search engine can help!

Tuesday, April 27, 2010


Welcome to Stock.XCHNG,the leading FREE stock photo site!

Browse through the categories of our huge gallery containing over 350.000 quality stock photos by more than 30.000 photographers! Need a wallpaper for your desktop or illustration for your blog? Need a pic for your commercial website design? Looking for inspiration? Have a look around.


National Geographic Channel NGC Custom Screen Saver

Monday, April 26, 2010

Repair & Fix Windows 7 & Vista problems with FixWin Utility

FixWin is a first-of-its-kind  application for Windows 7 & Vista.
FixWin is a 529 KB freeware portable application to repair & fix common Windows annoyances & issues. FixWin detects whether you have Windows 7 or Windows Vista installed and accordingly offers you the relevant fixes only. 

Dealing With a Hacked E-mail Account

Messages arrive via e-mail. Or, you may encounter them on social networking sites. The messages play on your compassion. After all, most of us would help a friend or relative in need. 

To send out these messages, scammers hijack someone's account. They then send messages to the people listed in the person's address book. There are various ways to get into someone's account. Read more, click on Kim's picture..

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Autodesk Homestyler

This is a free home planner that is easy to use. You just drag and drop objects to create a floor plan. Then you put furniture and appliances in.You can also do outdoor landscaping.  After the design is finished you switch to 3-D

Designs can be saved by If you register for a free account. They can also be printed, or shared with others.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Microsoft Fix it Online

Microsoft Fix it Center Client contains troubleshooters that help detect issues on target PCs and solve them on demand or proactively before you even know they exist!

Upon installation of the Fix it Center client, it automatically downloads the latest troubleshooters in our library to your PC. The troubleshooters can “find and fix” issues immediately or “find and notify” you of the issues it detected.


Sync Butler

Sync Butler takes the pain out of file synchronization by ensuring that you are not overwhelmed with information that you don't need. The user-friendly interface hides the underlying power and intelligence that has been built into , and asks for your intervention only when absolutely necessary.

Sync Butler syncs files to an external drive. But it can do so automatically. You don't have to remember anything. Just turn it on and get to work. You select a folder on you computer and one on the drive. All documents inside will stay synchronized.  Sync Butler is FREE!

Thursday, April 22, 2010

How to avoid phishing scams

It used to be that you could spot a phishing site by its terrible grammar. But the scams have become much more sophisticated and aggressive. Now it's tough to distinguish the real sites from the crooked ones. Click on Kim's picture.

How to Buy Security Software

A computer that never connects to the Internet and never has new software or software updates installed is as secure as you can get. It's also about as engaging as a pocket calculator and totally useless in the modern connected world. These days we want to communicate with friends, download interesting apps, watch movies, play games and generally live online. All that great content is right at your virtual doorstep. So are the bad guys, waiting to slip in when you're distracted

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Create a Live Web Page from Scratch in Seconds, via Email

Posterous is  the quickest way to create a web page and get it online. Post a simple text message, or include additional content such as an MP3 file(sound) or a picture.   

Unlike traditional blogging and publishing services, such as Blogger or Myspace, you don't even need to sign up for an account.  Just think of something to say, then email it to  Within a few seconds, you'll get back a reply telling you the address of your published page. 

Click on the link, and it's there for you (and the world) to see.

It really is that easy.  Web publishing doesn't get easier, or quicker, than this.  If you want to show your holiday snapshots to family or colleagues, or publish the agenda for your next club meeting, this is the simplest way to do it.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Fwix helps you follow the latest local news.

The following was I received when I first went to this web site.
"We’ve auto detected that you may be from Detroit, MI.
If you’re not from Detroit, MI, select your closest location."

If you're interested in local news, you will like Fwix.This free site scans your local media news sources. It then aggregates the stories into a single page.

The page is broken up into sections, like business, crime or sports. You can add or remove topics of interest by creating an account. There are also Fwix-powered apps available for mobile phones.

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Desktop Fun: Mountains Theme Wallpapers

Do you love to go on hikes in the mountains and enjoy the scenery? Bring those sweeping views and a touch of the great outdoors to your desktop with our Mountains Theme Wallpaper collection.

For more fun wallpapers be certain to visit our new Desktop Fun section.

Friday, April 16, 2010

New malware holds your data hostage

Criminals seem to be endlessly creative. They're always coming up with different kinds of malware. You'd think they could put their talents to better use.
Well, they've recently released a type of malware you may not know about. It's called ransomware. And it's pretty scary.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Agent Ransack

Agent Ransack is a tool for finding files and information on your hard drive fast and efficiently.

Agent Ransack can be used as a replacement or a companion to the standard Windows Find. Agent Ransack provides both a basic interface, similar to the old Windows Find, and a more advanced interface (the default) for the 'Expert user'. 

Both interfaces provide Wizards to walk the user through the searching process.
Agent Ransack is free for personal or commercial use.Agent Ransack has been tested on Windows 2000/XP/SP2/2003/Vista/2008/7 and will need approximately 20MB of disk space to install.

How to Buy a Scanner

Finding the right scanner can be a challenge. Most can scan just about anything, but they come in a variety of types and sizes that are fine-tuned for different purposes. Here are the key questions to ask to help make sure you pick the right scanner—or scanners—for your needs.

Fast YouTube Download

Fast YouTube Download is a free addon for Firefox that lets you download videos from YouTube to your computer.
The beauty of this YouTube downloader addon lies in its simple set up.

Fast YouTube Download supports FLV, High-Quality MP4 (iPod), HD (High Definition) and 3GP.
You'll be able to play these formats with any video player on your computer. 

Friday, April 09, 2010

20 Most Popular Comparison Shopping Sites

A list of the 20 Largest Websites for Bargain Hunters.
20 Most Popular Comparison Shopping Sites

Contact Help is the outcome of a group of people who grew tired trying to locate hard to find phone numbers for various companies and wanted to do something about it.

 Our goal has been to create a resource to help everyone locate the contact information that so many companies try to hide from their customers.

 Click above

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Get up to 30% off your favorite gift cards and 90% cash back on unwanted gift cards.

How to Block Bad Websites

There are many ways to block bad websites and unwanted content. I break this guide into three different ways to prevent your PC from being infected by accidentally visiting a malicious or compromised website: 
  1.  Programs and tips that help prevent your PC from being a target for malware. 
  2.  Programs that alert you to potentially malicious websites when they appear -- the self-censorship or "just change the channel approach".
  3.  Programs that filter unwanted content/websites from appearing -- the censorship approach.


Monday, April 05, 2010

A powerful toolset for rescue & repair of infected computers

The AVG Rescue CD is a powerful must-have toolkit for the rescue and repair of infected machines.

It contains various antivirus and anti-spyware tools. You can burn it to a CD. Or you can install it on a thumb drive. Then, instead of booting into Windows, you boot from your CD or thumb drive. The anti-malware tools can be used to recover your system. You can clean out everything, and then get back to Windows.

The AVG Rescue CD is a free-to-use product that anyone can download.

Saturday, April 03, 2010


What Can You Do With LetterPop?

  * Newsletters
  * Birthday Invitations
  * Real-estate Listings
  * Family Updates
  * Home-based Business
  * Club Announcements
  * Product Features
  * Online Magazines
  * Business Specific
  * Classroom News
  * Vacation Memories
  * A Whole Lot More

It's an easy three-step process that starts by going to the Create a Newsletter Page.

  • On the create page is the Palette. Browse dozens of templates. Simply drag and drop the one you like onto the workspace.
  • Choose any of the content areas by clicking when "Click to Edit" appears. Type your creative ideas and click the green save check mark.
Upload one picture at a time or multiple pictures. Or you can use Flickr. Drag and Drop your pictures into picture frames.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Sagelight Image Editor

In association with Gizmo's Freeware, 19th Parallel is able to offer a Gizmo Exclusive Edition of Sagelight 48-bit Image Editor for... whatever you want to pay!

This is a full version, with no restrictions.  What's in the Gizmo Exclusive Edition of Sagelight Image Editor:
  •  A professional, 48-bit level editor with 70+ unique functions.  Sagelight normally retails for $60.
  •  All Version 3 updates for free (the current version is 3.1)
  •  25% discount on the next major version upgrade when it is released (in about 5 months)
  • Access to over 20 video tutorials
  •  Blog/Newsletter and Discussion Groups
  •  Technical Support
Offer good through April, 2010.

Folks, this is for real. This is an awesome photo and image editing program complete with tutorials. Don. 
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Thursday, April 01, 2010

Museum of Hoaxes

The Museum of Hoaxes is dedicated to promoting knowledge about hoaxes.