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Jing

I previously used Screencast-O-Matic for part of my 1 minute video. It didn’t seem fair to use that as a New-to-me tech, so I decided to use Jing instead and include it as a 25th technology. 122 more words

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GIMP

I think I have established on this blog that I am too cheap to buy things like PhotoShop. I go out of my way to find low-cost/no-cost solutions. 176 more words

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USB Safeguard

This is a simple tool to encrypt files that you are carrying around on a flashdrive. To install, you simply download the executable file and copy it to the USB drive. 256 more words

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URL Shorteners

Just realized that I hadn’t blogged an earlier New-to-me™ tech – URL Shorteners. I tweeted this briefly (OK all tweets are brief) a few weeks ago. 294 more words

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Koha Open-Source ILS - Failure

I’m giving up on 1 New-to-me™ tech.

After a few “restarts”, I got Koha installed & all the files look good. I had to dig deep into my brains to troubleshoot some basic Unix issues (/etc/hosts & .bashrc files for example). 128 more words

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Hugin - photo stitcher/panorama maker

After putting my photos out there in Picasa, I thought it would be nice to have one picture of the whole ceiling at the York Minster (Cathedral). 238 more words

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Picasa aka Google+ Photos

I have been dabbling in online photo sharing for a bit. I have previously signed up for Shutterfly to upload photos to my classmate’s Study Abroad collection, and I have a Flickr account that I have only used to get Creative Commons photos for presentations. 102 more words

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