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29 Nov/08

Photoshop Alternatives: Another 14 Free Image Manipulation Tools

Photoshop Alternatives: Another 14 Free Image Manipulation Tools

Image editing encompasses the processes of altering images. We use raster graphics editor as primary tool to edit a digital image in terms of manipulating, enhancing, transforming, applying effects and filters, and file formats converting. Due to the popularity of digital cameras, image editing programs are readily available. At this moment, we believe Adobe Photoshop is still the most powerful program on market which perform a large variety of advanced image manipulations. However, not...

29 Nov/08

35 Tips Tricks To Manage and Handle Multi-Author Blogs

35 Tips Tricks To Manage and Handle Multi-Author Blogs

Inviting other bloggers and writers to become co-authors is one great way to expand one’s blog. Assuming the recruiting of writers part is being taken care of, the next big problem you could be facing is management. Managing multiple authors for a blog is never an easy task. It’s often a challenge to keep co-authors in control, getting them to write quality content on schedule, making sure they did not miss anything before hitting the publish button, etc. Also sometimes...

29 Nov/08

31 Practical (Web) Interface Design Tutorials

31 Practical (Web) Interface Design Tutorials

Designing a website has never been easier. If you asked a web designer who been long enough in the industry, they could tell you there’s actually not much resources, articles nor communication channels regarding web design/develop in the older days, let alone high quality free tutorials. If you intend to create your own personal websites or perhaps redesign your blog theme, it’s not something too hard already. Thanks to generous designers and contributors, the net is full...




29 Nov/08

25 Free Digital Audio Editors You Should Know

25 Free Digital Audio Editors You Should Know

Don’t miss any post. Subscribe to Hongkiat’s RSS feed now. Credit: Background image from DA A digital audio editor is defined as a computer application for manipulating digital audio. As a multimedia creator, we normally use audio editor for recording audio, edit the duration and timeline, mix multiple sound tracks, apply simple effects for audio enhancement and create conversion between different audio file formats. There are countless ways that digital audio editor can...

29 Nov/08

Windows 7 Wallpapers, The Finest So Far

Windows 7 Wallpapers, The Finest So Far

Formerly codenamed Blackcomb, then Vienna, Windows 7 is the next anticipated operating system by Microsoft after Vista. Everytime when an operating system is launch, one thing aside from the functionality that excite us are the wallpapers. To celebrate the arriving of this new operating system fan boys and enthusiasts created related wallpapers and shared them all over the Internet. Here’s a collection of some of the Finest Windows 7 Wallpapers (yet). Unofficial Windows 7 Wallpaper...

29 Nov/08

100 Greatest Abstract and Grunge Fonts (Free)

100 Greatest Abstract and Grunge Fonts (Free)

Grunge and abstract designs are quickly taking over the Web 2.0 designs if you’ve noticed. These dirty, abstract, urban and old-design alike approach are designer’s new favorites. If you are still obsessed with glossy shinny Web 2.0 design, it’s time to bring your design to a whole new level – the grunge style. Here’s a showcase of 100 Great Grunge and Abstract Fonts, something to give you a head start into dirty but cool grunge design. Zombilaria Yukon...

29 Nov/08

Free Software We’re Most Thankful For [Thanksgiving]

Free Software We’re Most Thankful For [Thanksgiving]

Dear free software developers: Before we American nerds sit down to our turkey and mashed potatoes today, know that your creations are at the top of the list of things we’re most thankful for. Whether you’re an indie hacker putting out the occasional script or an employee at a giant internet company building out a webapp with millions of users or a voluntary coder contributing to an open source project, we salute you this Thanksgiving in gratitude for all the things your work...

29 Nov/08

uTorrent for Mac Officially Released [Featured Mac Download]

uTorrent for Mac Officially Released [Featured Mac Download]

Mac OS X only: If you’ve been waiting patiently for the popular BitTorrent application, uTorrent, to find its way to your Mac, your wait is finally over: uTorrent for the Mac is officially available. We’ve been waiting for the Mac release for a while now, and leaks of the beta had already made their rounds on BitTorrent sites (how apropos), but the official release (Intel Macs only at the moment) of the most popular BitTorrent client is finally here. The download is still in...

29 Nov/08

Leftover Thanksgiving Meal Ideas? [Ask The Readers]

Leftover Thanksgiving Meal Ideas? [Ask The Readers]

Once you’ve woken from your first triptophan-induced nap and the initial bloat has worn off, you’re going to be ready for another Thanksgiving binge—and another, and another. Rather than trek the same old turkey sandwich route, Better Homes and Gardens suggests six tasty treats you can make from your Thanksgiving leftovers, like sweet potato pancakes or layered turkey enchiladas. Most of the recipes still require a little work, but look at it this way: Since leftover...

29 Nov/08

TooManyTabs Manages Firefox Tabs, Frees Up Memory [Featured Firefox Extension]

TooManyTabs Manages Firefox Tabs, Frees Up Memory [Featured Firefox Extension]

Firefox only (Windows/Mac/Linux): Experimental Firefox extension TooManyTabs organizes extra browser tabs in Firefox, allowing you to store over 50 extra tabs in a special row for quick access at a later time. That may not sound terribly exciting by itself, but what if I told you that every tab you push to the TooManyTabs row frees up memory by turning the tabs you shelve into idle tabs? According to the developers, any time you move a tab onto a TooManyTabs row (which you do by hovering...