Ellie Rountree of Rocketboom shares some of her favorite Mac utilities to help you download HD videos, set your iTunes music as an alarm clock or turn off the screen-saver while watching videos on the computer.
Download the new Windows Live Movie Maker - a free video editing software for Windows 7 and Vista.
With the Adobe Keyboard Shortcut app, you can easily find shortcuts for any Adobe software that is part of the Adobe Creative Suite application. Available for Mac and PC.
Windows Update will only finds fixes and security updates for Microsoft software but there are some free tools that will help you discover new updates for software applications and hardware drivers on your computer.
Download BlackBerry Desktop Software 6 for your BlackBerry - it has a very clean UI and officially supports Microsoft Outlook 2010.
Microsoft Word and other Office programs gave a built-in language translator powered by WorldLingo but now you can also integrate the Windows Live Translator service into Office that in-turn uses Systran.
Alt-Tab is probably one of the most used keyboard shortcut on Windows - you hold the Alt key down (or the Win key in Vista) and press the Tab key repeatedly to cycle through all the running programs. Here's a better replacement for Alt-Tab.
With MS Paint in Windows, you can create simple as well complex drawings. Let's look at some useful Microsoft Paint tips and tricks that you may not know about.
This article describes how you can open and read Outlook .msg email files on your Mac using a free utility. The same app can be used for viewing MSG files created in Outlook Express.
Learn how to Embed YouTube video clips in your PowerPoint presentations that you can also upload on to the web or embed in your blog.
Learn how to shutdown or lock your computer via email, Internet or SMS text messages from the mobile phone. You can take screenshots, terminate process or even download files via simple twitter commands.
Unlike other offline browsers (wget or httrack) which simply mirror web content, Web Book can download and also convert web pages into a variety of formats including plain text, HTML, PDF or RTF.
If you are already using Animoto to create video slideshows of your photos, here are some tips for producing even better video with Animoto.
Far too many people do not turn off the computer when they are done for the day. But a small change in habit could made a great impact on the environment by reducing carbon emissions. The HP Widgets reminds you to shut down every day.
Learn how to find the day of the week for any past or future date with your Windows Calendar / Clock in Vista or Windows 7.
Dad’s Around is a simple Boss-Key application for all the times you were supposed to study but were playing a Computer Game instead.
You can now view very large amounts of data (like a huge Excel spreadsheet) in the browser with the help of Google Fusion Tables.
Learn how to share screenshot images of web pages, error messages or anything else on your desktop screen on to your Twitter account quickly and effortlessly.