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August 13, 2012 by

Vector graphics shoot-out: Inkscape v CorelDRAW

Vector-based images are the mainstay of digital graphic design. In this two-part article we compare some of the best free and open-source software (FOSS) for creating and manipulating (primarily 2D) vector images with the equivalent proprietary offerings.

August 10, 2012 by

Office Web Apps: First Take

Alongside the public previews of Office 2013 and the next-generation Office 365, Microsoft has also unveiled new versions of its cloud-hosted Office Web Apps

January 5, 2012 by

HP Pavilion dm1-4010ez - Installing Linux Mint 12

When we left our lovely new HP sub-notebook, we had just finished configuring Windows 7 Home Premium. Now it is time to move to installing a real operating system on it, and for the sake of variety the choice this time will be Linux Mint 12 (and Cinnamon 1.

November 22, 2010 by

How Girl Scouts can solve the energy crisis

People Power wants to empower people to conserve energy at home and at work with a new cloud based service called Energy Services Platform (ESP). ESP will incorporate games, suggest new appliances, and other enticements to reduce energy consumption.

February 25, 2010 by

Windows 7 memory usage: What's the best way to measure?

Windows memory management is rocket science. And don't believe anyone who tells you otherwise. Since Windows 7 was released last October I've read lots of articles about the best way to measure and manage the physical memory on your system. Much of it is well-meaning but just wrong. To help cut through the confusion, I've put together a tutorial and accompanying gallery that explains how to make the most of your memory.

February 16, 2010 by

The slow demise of the printer

I remember a time when my printer was one of my hardest working gadgets, firing off reams of paper in the course of a year. Now my printer spends most of its time sitting on the desk next to me, silent, it's little green LED eye staring at me.

October 1, 2007 by

What you see is what you publish

Adobe's acquisition of Buzzword sends a challenge to Google and Microsoft, but more significant is what Buzzword tells us about the nature of online documents and the applications we'll use to create them.

September 16, 2005 by

Zetadocs PDF

Zetadocs PDF could prove useful if your business handles a lot of electronic documents -- particularly customer-facing ones -- that would benefit from a consistent look and feel.


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