What are the best ways to spot shareware apps?

You can decide which of these should be in the top 10. 1. Buy now? 2. Registration Screen on ‘Start-Up’. 3. No ‘Help’ files. 4. It’s a beta version, and all other apps on the site are shareware. 5. The PayPal banner takes up half the header on the page. 6. Favored freeware that does…

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Open Source Help Desk List

Asset Tracker Create multiple asset databases containing any information you wish to keep track of. Some examples: put all your IT infrastructure into the database, or if you are a building manager, put all your facilities equipment in the database. Can also integrate with other systems via plugins. BATTS Open source help desk software, designed…

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Vista’s image-based install is great for hackers

Users hoping for pirated copies of Vole’s latest operating system Vista might find themselves downloading some heavy duty malware.In an interview with APC Magazine, a Volish technology specialist John Pritchard said that the installation process and the ease with which administrators can pre-install software into a Vista install DVD could be to blame.Pritchard said that…

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iPhone specs leak!

SOME SPECS are leaking about the Apple iPhone. If you don’t want to watch the video here, you can read the short spec list below.First it will be carrier independent and ‘small as sh*t’. It will have 2 batteries, one for the phone, one for the MP3 side, a slide out keyboard and a partial…

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The U.S. Air Force, Anti-Gravitation & UFO’s

by Dr. Pierre Gurin (Specially written for Lumires Dans La Nuit and for Flying Saucer Review.) (Translated from author’s original text by Gordon Creighton.) [Literally within less than a week after I had jotted down my revised thoughts on Roswell and Colonel Philip Corso (see Editorial), I was amazed to receive the following astonishing document…

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Download of the Day: i-Sound WMA MP3 Recorder (Windows)

http://www.abyssmedia.com/ Long time ago, in pre-digital era, we have only one, but really universal method to record any sound we ever can hear, named tape-recorder. The method was quite dumb, but very reliable: after pushing Record button it has recorded really *anything*. And what we have now, with our cool-almighty-smart-digital computers? Have you software, which…

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Meteorite may have seeded life

EDMONTONA meteorite stored at the University of Alberta may contain important clues about how life began on Earth. NASA researchers say the Tagish Lake meteorite has been found to contain organic compounds that formed in the distant reaches of space as the solar system was being born. The findings were revealed in a paper published…

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Hawking’s future is Serenity not Star Trek

By Stan Beer, As far as Hawking is concerned, planet earth one way or another will meet its destruction. The way forward, however, is not to go boldly forth and meet alien civilizations a la Star Trek. In Hawking’s future, humans will become space pioneers who tame and inhabit suitable planets outside our solar system,…

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