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 […]