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[11 Sep 2009 | One Comment | ]
Net Traffic Meter – Free Network Traffic Counter

Features Overview

Allows the user to monitor the traffic on a network or modem interface.
Has an alert feature that enables you to set alerts and be notified when specific upload/download targets are reached.
Fairly customizable and easy to use.

Review
My friend Jim Ord asked me a few days ago about a freeware network traffic counter and, as promised, I tried to find a good one to review. There are several shareware programs available but I found only a few freeware ones, maybe if you know more such free programs you could let me …

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[28 Jul 2009 | One Comment | ]
Miranda IM – Free Open Source Instant Messenger Client

Features Overview

Supports multiple IM protocols (AIM, IRC, Jabber, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Netsend and more)
Over 350 plugins can be added to extend its functionality
Very light on system resources and very fast.
Has a portable version that requires no installation.

Review
Miranda IM is a fast and lightweight open source Instant Messenger client. It supports various protocols and it’s fairly easy to use and configure. I am using Digsby and Skype to stay in touch with my friends and partners from my home computer but unfortunately I can’t use those on my PC at the …

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[23 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]

Hello my friends and thank you for reading this blog, having so many readers and friends from all over the world certainly means a lot to me. The reason that pushed me to write this post is the changes I’ve made to the RSS feed. Many of you know that this blog was offering a full RSS feed, with full articles, because I thought that this is the right way to go out of respect for my readers. Unfortunately there are many people, so-called webmasters, that try to take advantage …

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[18 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]
FavBackup – Free Web Browser Backup And Restore

This is a guest post written by Rono, a freeware addict and friend of this blog.
The importance of web browsers has risen in the past years especially with the shift from desktop applications to web based applications. Web browsers are not just tools anymore that can display websites on a computer system, they can be used for a wide variety of services which makes it important to be prepared for disasters that can strike anytime.
FavBackup is a freeware web browser backup and restore application for the Windows operating system that …

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[15 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]
RightWebPage – Free Web Conformance Tool

Overview
RightWebPage is a freeware program that can verify and correct certain aspects in a website or web page in order to make it comply with the internet standards available today.

Review
I’m not a professional webmaster or web designer, I only learned a few basic HTML, CSS and PHP elements since I started this blog. But at the beginning, over a year ago, I knew absolutely nothing about all that. Now that I’m still learning I found a freeware tool that might help me correct the eventual problems that this blog might …