Are you an starving artist looking for some affordable digital tools? We’ve posted before about open source software. However, I just have to jump in again and focus on Graphic Designing with Open Source. I work on a Mac, PC and even an Ubuntu Linux box. Professional Graphics Software isn’t cheap. So I let my Boss […]
Are you an aspiring graphic artist or web designer? The industry standard is the Adobe Creative Suite, but you may not have the necessary income to afford the software in the cloud. Adobe does offer the CS2 Creative Suite for a free download. These products including Photoshop and Illustrator were released more than seven years […]
Did you know that you can get free Microsoft eBooks? Eric Ligman, Microsoft Director of Sales, posted on his blog that they are giving away millions of dollars of free Microsoft eBooks again. The books include: Windows 10, Office 365, Office 2016, Power BI, Azure, Windows 8.1, Office 2013, SharePoint 2016, SharePoint 2013, Dynamics CRM, […]
I found a great free screen capture program for both PC and Mac called TinyTake. The best part of the program is that it can not only capture pictures but it can also grab video. I was able to snag screenshots of a website for a report and get the entire scroll area. I was […]
I stumbled upon this great site that contains every computing quick reference guide you can think of known to the human race. The site says, “All cheat sheets, round-ups, quick reference cards, quick reference guides and quick reference sheets in one page. The only one you need.” The site is truly extensive and has information […]
Before making the next big software purchase, check out http://sourceforge.net/.
You just might be surprised what you don’t have to pay for.
If you like fonts as much as I do, then why not get a font made from your own handwriting? The Font Generator can take your John Hancock and turn it into something you can share with the world. As long as your follow their process to a “T”, you will can your free font […]
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I learned the hard way a few years ago about sending emails in the heat of the moment. Before I send out a big email, I generally save it in my draft box, let it simmer, and send it out later. This method of saving for later led to many drafts in my inbox, but […]
The other day I tried opening a “zip” file and my trial WinZip program had expired. I then found out about “Power Achiver” from a friend which is a free file extraction tool. The software will not only open up ZIP files, but works on many other file formats. I have added this program to […]