Summary: Recent recommendations for software, articles, podcasts, and videos.
I have decided to publish weekly -- or even less frequent -- techobriefs, which will include recent additions to my favorite free software lists, interesting articles, podcasts, and videos not yet mentioned in other posts.
Here is this week's installment.
- 101 Screen Shots screen capture program
- HP Smart Web Printing utility which can help you save printer ink and paper
- Iconix eMail ID Outlook add-on for spoof detection
- Image Preview Extension Firefox add-on for Craigslist image previews
- MagicDisc virtual disk drive manager for ISO images
- Q10 minimalist text editor
- SysExporter utility for copying data from Windows controls (tree views, list boxes, etc)
- Xobni Outlook add-on for enhanced inbox data management
- Architecture astronauts take over by Joel Spolsky
- IT Wars: When we fight over IT, nobody wins by Robert X. Cringely
- Losing Perspective by John C. Dvorak
- OpenID: Does The World Really Need Yet Another Username and Password? by Jeff Atwood
- Reality Check: What does Gartner really DO? by Robert X. Cringely
- Re-Encoding Your DVDs by Jeff Atwood
- Mark Miller on the Science of Good UI from .Net Rocks