Month: April 2006

  • Favored Freeware Updates: April 2006

    The following Favored Freeware applications have been updated since the beginning of April 2006: Adium v0.89.1 (review) Armagetron v0.2.8.1 (review) Firefox v1.5.0.2 (review) Fish v1.3 (review) Gimp.app v2.2.11 (review) Google Earth (Mac build only) v3.1.0621 (review) Inkscape (Mac build only) v0.43.4 (review) Mactracker v4.0.4 (review) Measuring Cup v1.2 (review) Quinn v3.2.2 (review) RSSOwl v1.2.1 (review) […]


  • Favored Freeware: ImageWell

    ImageWell is a popular image editing tool for quick manipulation and upload to an iDisk (.mac account), FTP server, or other web server. Whether you are adding images to your documents, editing offline images, or posting photos to the web for others to see, ImageWell will do the work for you. Pros: ImageWell is a […]


  • Free Portable Multimedia Applications

    In this week’s Freeloader Friday, Brian has presented us with a few useful, free, and portable multimedia applications. These portable applications can be run from any portable storage device, require absolutely no installation, and leave absolutely no personal data behind on the host computer, which makes them ideal for the workplace or almost any public […]


  • Blogroll Dive: 4/24/06

    Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive: Owen revealed his “worst [job] interview ever”. Michael Heilemann reviewed Cleopatra. Jim would like to hear some feedback from those of you who use his freeware applications, especially Yasu, and those of you who read his blog on a regular basis. Michael Hampton published a guide to […]


  • Favored Freeware: FireFix

    FireFix automatically updates Firefox to the latest nightly version. No user intervention is required, everything is fully automated. Pros: If you use Firefox and like to live on the edge, then FireFix is for you! FireFix will automatically download and install the latest development copy of Firefox, but not before it creates a backup copy […]