April 10, 2008

Ultimate Boot CD – 1st draft

I’ve found the latest and greatest tool in creating windows boot CDs… Ultimate Boot CD for Windows. This app has a ton of plugins for all the diagnostics/repair you’d ever want to do on a windows system. And to save you the trouble of installing/building an image yourself, you can just download this one I made yesterday.boot.cd (Compressed to 236MB)

March 5, 2008

Eat it packet shapers.

All the credit on this one goes to Graeme… The new uTorrent 1.8 alpha client bypasses current ISP packet shaping policies. I tested with a movie torrent today and the peak speed ended up around 820k/sec!!! finished downloading in about 30 mins.. Probably won’t last long but might as well enjoy it while u can. Dave.. ur just on this email to keep you in […]

August 29, 2006

Computer Remote Control – UltraVNC

Something new… UltraVNC from SourceForge. A vastly improved computer remote control solution from the early VNC days. Especially when you want to connect to the console session of…. a Win2K server that doesn’t allow that natively with Terminal Services… way to go M$. Some of the cool things it supports: Option to use windows based authentication (no separate users/passwords) Easy potential for full 2 way […]

January 17, 2006

Puretext free utility

Found this recently and I love it. Simple and free.http://stevemiller.net/puretext/What it does:“Have you ever copied some text from a web page, a word document, help, etc., and wanted to paste it as simple text into another application without getting all the formatting from the original source? PureText makes this simple. Just copy/cut whatever you want to the clipboard, click on the PureText tray icon, and […]

May 3, 2005

RSS feeding your torrents

Bit Torrents +RSS feeds +Regualr Expressions (or basic substring matching) =Automatic Downloads of TV shows!!! 😀 I just figured this out and then searched and found this link which describes all how to do it..http://www.engadget.com/entry/1234000167021291/ Basically, you just upgrade your azureus to the latest version.. when you open it, it will prompt you.Then once it’s done all that BS, go to “Plugins” -> “Installation Wizard…” […]

March 10, 2005

Favourite Programs (circa 2005)

bittorrent client [uTorrent beta] bittorrent peer protector [peerguardian 2] boot cd [ubcd4win] cd/dvd burner [nero] cd/dvd image creator/burner [imgburn] clipboard modifier [puretext] computer remote control [ultravnc] disk space manager [treesize pro] file archiver (free) [7-zip] file archiver [powerarchiver] file renamer [flash renamer] font viewer/manager [typograf] ftp client [filezilla] ftp server [serv-u] instant messenger [miranda im] keyboard remapper [keytweak] ldap browser [softerra ldap browser 2.6] media […]