http://www.infopackets.com/index.xml en 'SciTE 3.5.0', and 'Nero MediaHome 15.0.47' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9323/scite-350-and-nero-mediahome-15047 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">SciTE 3.5.0 SciTE is a useful text editor that can be used to build and run programs. It is a highly accessible text editing tool that is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Ubuntu. A commercial version is also available. http://www.scintilla.org/ Nero MediaHome 15.0.47 Nero MediaHome can help you organize and access your favorite media files. It features one-click copying, one-click sync and upload, and lets you label all of your files with descriptions. Nero MediaHome also makes it easy to share your files with friends. Note: the download page asks for an ... (<a href="/news/9323/scite-350-and-nero-mediahome-15047" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:50:31 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9323 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9323/scite-350-and-nero-mediahome-15047#comments Freeware Robin Williams Death Sparks Twitter Review http://www.infopackets.com/news/9326/robin-williams-death-sparks-twitter-review <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/18f/18f025eccdbbf28d301d878d7b7f9597.jpg?itok=fcLD-oUj"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/18f/18f025eccdbbf28d301d878d7b7f9597.jpg?itok=fcLD-oUj" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Twitter says it will remove some images of deceased people upon request from members of family. But the new policy has limitations and may not cover two high-profile situations that brought attention to the issue. Following the death of Robin Williams last week, his daughter Zelda announced she would no longer use Twitter. She claims to have been abused by " Internet trolls " that produced digitally altered images of her father, and then posted them on Twitter, along with her name tagged in the post. It's believed the images depicted her father's death based on media reports ... (<a href="/news/9326/robin-williams-death-sparks-twitter-review" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:46:32 +0000 John Lister 9326 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9326/robin-williams-death-sparks-twitter-review#comments f1 Internet 'Ocenaudio 2.0.7', and 'Lastpass 3.1.50' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9316/ocenaudio-207-and-lastpass-3150 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Ocenaudio 2.0.7 This fast, functional, and easy-to-use audio editor is the perfect tool for people who love to edit and analyze audio files. Ocenaudio is compatible with several major operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. http://www.ocenaudio.com.br/ Lastpass 3.1.50 Remembering all of your passwords can be really difficult. LastPass helps you simplify your digital life by remembering all of your most important passwords for you. LastPass uses advanced encryption and authentication techniques to protect those passwords. Note: there is a free version, trial, and premium ... (<a href="/news/9316/ocenaudio-207-and-lastpass-3150" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:07:56 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9316 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9316/ocenaudio-207-and-lastpass-3150#comments Freeware MS Admits Latest Patch Tuesday Can Cripple PCs http://www.infopackets.com/news/9325/ms-admits-latest-patch-tuesday-can-cripple-pcs <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">It appears Microsoft's August Patch Tuesday, which began rolling out last week, didn't quite go according to plan. In fact, the firm was recently forced to pull several updates after reports indicated that some users were experiencing severe system errors. This month's Patch Tuesday security updates addressed a total of 37 vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Office. Within days, it became apparent there was a problem; users reported that after the updates were downloaded and installed, they received the infamous Blue Screen of Death (BSOD), which ... (<a href="/news/9325/ms-admits-latest-patch-tuesday-can-cripple-pcs" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:01:25 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9325 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9325/ms-admits-latest-patch-tuesday-can-cripple-pcs#comments f1 Microsoft 'NetBalancer Free 8.2.2', and 'Glary Undelete 5.0.1.15' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9322/netbalancer-free-822-and-glary-undelete-50115 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">NetBalancer Free 8.2.2 NetBalancer helps you control and monitor the traffic on your network. Using this tool you can define detailed network traffic rules, set traffic limits, manage network traffic priorities, and group local network computers and balance their traffic load. http://seriousbit.com/ Glary Undelete 5.0.1.15 Glary Undelete can help you recover files that have been removed from the Windows Recycle Bin and deleted by bugs, crashes, and viruses. It uses an accessible visual interface to show users information related to recently deleted items. http://www.glarysoft.com/ (<a href="/news/9322/netbalancer-free-822-and-glary-undelete-50115" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:42:12 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9322 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9322/netbalancer-free-822-and-glary-undelete-50115#comments Freeware Most Hackers Hack for 'Fun', Survey Suggests http://www.infopackets.com/news/9321/most-hackers-hack-fun-survey-suggests <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new survey suggests that the majority of hackers carry out their work simply because they find it fun and thrilling. The survey also found that only a small portion of hackers do their work in pursuit of financial gain. The survey was carried out by Washington-based security firm Thycotic, which asked hackers attending last week's Black Hat conference (held in Las Vegas, Nevada) what motivated them. More than half of the respondents, or 51 per cent, said they hack for the "fun" and "thrill" of it. Just 19 per cent, or about one in five of the hackers surveyed, said ... (<a href="/news/9321/most-hackers-hack-fun-survey-suggests" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:20:41 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9321 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9321/most-hackers-hack-fun-survey-suggests#comments f1 Security 'IceCream Slideshow Maker 1.01', and 'Racer 0.9.0 RC9' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9317/icecream-slideshow-maker-101-and-racer-090-rc9 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">IceCream Slideshow Maker 1.01 This handy little tool helps you make slideshows using your favorite photographs. You can use this program to add unique visual effects and even background audio to enhance the slideshow experience. This program is completely free and compatible with most versions of Windows. http://icecreamapps.com/Slideshow-Maker/ Racer 0.9.0 RC9 Arcade racing games are for kids, right? If that's how you feel, then give Racer a try. It uses realistic car physics to give players the feeling that they're actually driving a real vehicle. Racer is free for non-commercial ... (<a href="/news/9317/icecream-slideshow-maker-101-and-racer-090-rc9" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:45:02 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9317 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9317/icecream-slideshow-maker-101-and-racer-090-rc9#comments Freeware Comcast Customer Service Under Fire Again http://www.infopackets.com/news/9320/comcast-customer-service-under-fire-again <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/dc8/dc82e4fbf3e4b97f55ade984beca0916.jpg?itok=ChJzt5S-"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/dc8/dc82e4fbf3e4b97f55ade984beca0916.jpg?itok=ChJzt5S-" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Comcast has been embarrassed yet again by a recording of a call to its customer service team. This time, a representative was caught trying to charge a Comcast customer for repairs , despite the company already promising the work would be done free of charge. Last month, Comcast came under fire when another customer repeatedly tried to cancel his Comcast service over the telephone. During the recording, which reportedly lasted eighteen minutes, the customer service representative repeatedly badgered the customer and demanded to know why he wanted to cancel his service. The audio recording was ... (<a href="/news/9320/comcast-customer-service-under-fire-again" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:41:51 +0000 John Lister 9320 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9320/comcast-customer-service-under-fire-again#comments f1 Your Rights 'ZipGenius 6.3.2.3112', and 'Marble 1.8.3' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9318/zipgenius-6323112-and-marble-183 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">ZipGenius 6.3.2.3112 This very useful desktop utility is designed to help you compress (zip) and decompress (unzip) large files. This program, which has been around for seventeen years, includes no advertisements and is completely free to use. It's also really easy to use, as most compression and decompression activities are fully automated. http://www.zipgenius.com/ Marble 1.8.3 If you're looking to learn more about geography, Marble may be the perfect tool. This program is designed to help you view a wide range of maps from many different perspectives -- pedestrian, cyclist, driver ... (<a href="/news/9318/zipgenius-6323112-and-marble-183" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:41:19 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9318 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9318/zipgenius-6323112-and-marble-183#comments Freeware Internet Speed: How Does Your State Compare? http://www.infopackets.com/news/9319/internet-speed-how-does-your-state-compare <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new report reveals the states with the fastest and slowest Internet speeds -- and the results are quite surprising. According to information technology and communications firm Broadview Networks, the fastest Internet service in the United States can be found in Virginia, which boasts an average speed of 13.7 megabits per second (Mbps), or approximately 1625 kilobytes per second. In fact, the eastern seaboard is home to many states with fast Internet: Delaware and Massachusetts tied for second (13.1 Mbps), followed by Rhode Island (12.9 Mbps) and Washington, DC (12.8 Mbps). Of course, there ... (<a href="/news/9319/internet-speed-how-does-your-state-compare" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:34:55 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9319 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9319/internet-speed-how-does-your-state-compare#comments f1 Internet 'EventSentry Light 3.0.1.114', and 'DesktopCal 2.0.7.2966' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9310/eventsentry-light-301114-and-desktopcal-2072966 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">EventSentry Light 3.0.1.114 This real-time log, server, and network monitoring program is designed to help IT professionals manage their infrastructure. It provides instant updates any time an important event occurs on a system or network. EventSentry Light provides users with advanced log monitoring, advanced notifications, and community support. http://www.eventsentry.com/ DesktopCal 2.0.7.2966 Never miss a meeting, appointment, or phone call again with Desktop Calendar. This handy little tool -- which is fully customizable -- helps you keep track of your schedule by placing reminders right ... (<a href="/news/9310/eventsentry-light-301114-and-desktopcal-2072966" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:46:25 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9310 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9310/eventsentry-light-301114-and-desktopcal-2072966#comments Freeware Is a Kill Switch the Solution for Mobile Phone Theft? http://www.infopackets.com/news/9315/kill-switch-solution-mobile-phone-theft <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/f/f0e/f0efebd58f518c186dbc761d07629ff5.jpg?itok=IC1gm54_"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/f/f0e/f0efebd58f518c186dbc761d07629ff5.jpg?itok=IC1gm54_" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">California is about to implement a "kill switch" requirement for all smartphones sold there. The plan requires vendors sell smartphones equipped with a feature that allows owners to remotely disable the device if it is lost or stolen. California's kill-switch bill was approved by the state's assembly yesterday morning. Now, experts believe it's only a matter of time before Governor Jerry Brown signs the bill, making it law. Kill-Switch Software Wipes Personal Data, Locks Phone The bill mandates that smartphones contain software capable of wiping all personal data and ... (<a href="/news/9315/kill-switch-solution-mobile-phone-theft" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:31:13 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9315 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9315/kill-switch-solution-mobile-phone-theft#comments f1 Mobile 'ChromeHistoryView 1.17', and 'FileFriend 1.1.1' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9311/chromehistoryview-117-and-filefriend-111 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">ChromeHistoryView 1.17 This small but useful utility reads the history data file of your Google Chrome web browser and displays all of the websites that you've visited over the previous days. Displayed information includes URL, website name, visit date and time, and number of visits. http://www.nirsoft.net/ FileFriend 1.1.1 This straightforward utility helps you split large files into much smaller parts. Alternatively, you can use FileFriend to reconstruct a larger, original file from many parts. FileFriend can also be used to encrypt and decrypt files and directories. http://www. ... (<a href="/news/9311/chromehistoryview-117-and-filefriend-111" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:33:03 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9311 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9311/chromehistoryview-117-and-filefriend-111#comments Freeware Hackers Steal 1.2B Passwords; Security Firm Criticized http://www.infopackets.com/news/9314/hackers-steal-12b-passwords-security-firm-criticized <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A Russian gang is believed to have stolen more than a billion online passwords. But the security firm that discovered the breach has also caused controversy over its handling of the situation, including paid-for services to deal with the breach. Hold Security of Milwaukee discovered and publicized the breach. The company is legitimate, and its previous claims of breaches have checked out: it was responsible for detecting a massive breach at Adobe last year. The company says it discovered that a Russian group named CyberVor (which translates as cyber-thief) has gathered together data from 420, ... (<a href="/news/9314/hackers-steal-12b-passwords-security-firm-criticized" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:22:22 +0000 John Lister 9314 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9314/hackers-steal-12b-passwords-security-firm-criticized#comments f1 Security 'Edraw Mind Map 7.7', and 'VideoInspector 2.7.0.13' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9312/edraw-mind-map-77-and-videoinspector-27013 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Edraw Mind Map 7.7 What's the best way to start any project? Start with a "mind map," or brain-storming diagram. Edraw Mind Map helps you configure a project timeline using an expansive visualization tool. It's a great way to evaluate the profit, cost, and risk of upcoming projects. http://www.edrawsoft.com VideoInspector 2.7.0.13 Learn as much as you can about your favorite video files using VideoInspector. This program lists installed audio and video codecs; provides file integrity checks; displays video resolution, bitrate and frames per second; and calculates video quality. ... (<a href="/news/9312/edraw-mind-map-77-and-videoinspector-27013" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:45:15 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9312 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9312/edraw-mind-map-77-and-videoinspector-27013#comments Freeware Researchers: Avoid Using USB Flash Drives http://www.infopackets.com/news/9313/researchers-avoid-using-usb-flash-drives <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new report suggests that most USB flash drives (also known as thumb drives) have a critical security weakness that allows them to be reconfigured, giving hackers an opportunity to silently infect targeted computer systems with malware . The report comes from Germany's Security Research Labs, which says that most companies making USB flash drives fail to protect the firmware installed on their devices. That means attackers could easily hack and replace the firmware with a malicious version of the firmware, which is then capable of delivering a payload onto a victim's PC - usually with ... (<a href="/news/9313/researchers-avoid-using-usb-flash-drives" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:41:03 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9313 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9313/researchers-avoid-using-usb-flash-drives#comments f1 Security 'FocusWriter 1.5.2', and 'SynWrite 6.6.1225' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9300/focuswriter-152-and-synwrite-661225 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">FocusWriter 1.5.2 This unique word processing tool limits distractions by expanding to include the entire display. You can access the hideaway interface by moving the cursor to the edges of your screen. This tool is compatible with Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. http://gottcode.org/ SynWrite 6.6.1225 SynWrite is a completely free and open source code editor, making it a great tool for people who write, edit, code, and design content for the Internet. Special tools found inside include macro recorder, code highlighter, and expressions. http://www.uvviewsoft.com/ (<a href="/news/9300/focuswriter-152-and-synwrite-661225" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:49:14 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9300 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9300/focuswriter-152-and-synwrite-661225#comments Freeware Most Antivirus Not Secure, Exploitable: Report http://www.infopackets.com/news/9309/most-antivirus-not-secure-exploitable-report <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">For many users, installing antivirus software is one of the first things to do after purchasing a new computer. But one security researcher suggests that today's antivirus programs are anything but effective; in fact, he claims many antivirus programs are filled with security flaws. Fourteen Antivirus Products Vulnerable, Researcher Claims Joxean Koret is a researcher at COSEINC, a Singapore-based security firm. Over the past year, he's carefully analyzed a wide range of antivirus products in search of security vulnerabilities. Earlier this month Koret presented his findings at the ... (<a href="/news/9309/most-antivirus-not-secure-exploitable-report" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:45:07 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9309 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9309/most-antivirus-not-secure-exploitable-report#comments f1 Security 'RText 2.5.3', and 'Opera 23.0.1522.6' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9306/rtext-253-and-opera-23015226 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">RText 2.5.3 Looking for an open source text editor? RText is an open source text editor that offers users a fully customizable interface available in over thirty languages. This tool is compatible with Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. http://fifesoft.com/ Opera 23.0.1522.6 If you're in the market for a powerful Internet browser, then give Opera a try. This browser features an accessible interface and is compatible with several different operating systems. It can also be downloaded to many different types of devices, from computers to smartphones and tablets. http://www.opera.com/ ... (<a href="/news/9306/rtext-253-and-opera-23015226" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:05:53 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9306 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9306/rtext-253-and-opera-23015226#comments Freeware Cellphone Unlocking Ban Overturned, Now Legal http://www.infopackets.com/news/9308/cellphone-unlocking-ban-overturned-now-legal <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/de0/de0465ad151febebefd86f15eb185412.jpg?itok=E4U0_a1y"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/de0/de0465ad151febebefd86f15eb185412.jpg?itok=E4U0_a1y" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">President Obama is expected to sign a bill in the coming weeks to make it legal to unlock cellphones. That may give users more choice about the cellphone network they use to get service, though there will still be technical restrictions. Most new cellphones are sold in a 'locked' state, meaning that they can only run on a particular cellphone network carrier. Usually that's because the network sells the handset at a reduced cost, hoping to make money back from associated monthly service fees and call charges. Unlocking a cellphone effectively modifies the phone's software, and thus allows ... (<a href="/news/9308/cellphone-unlocking-ban-overturned-now-legal" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:03:15 +0000 John Lister 9308 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9308/cellphone-unlocking-ban-overturned-now-legal#comments f1 Government 'Kapow 1.4.4', and 'NovProg 2.0.5' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9304/kapow-144-and-novprog-205 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Kapow 1.4.4 Kapow is a handy little tool that helps you keep track of your work hours. It's especially useful for people who work independently and must report their hours after a set amount of time. This program is compatible with Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X. http://gottcode.org/ NovProg 2.0.5 This tool helps you to better understand the word count associated with any of your ongoing word processing projects. It allows you to set daily word count goals and then provides updates on how close you are to reaching that goal. http://gottcode.org/ ... (<a href="/news/9304/kapow-144-and-novprog-205" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:37:21 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9304 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9304/kapow-144-and-novprog-205#comments Freeware Analysts Expect Consumers to Embrace iPhone 6 http://www.infopackets.com/news/9307/analysts-expect-consumers-embrace-iphone-6 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b6c/b6ca9038c18794eb10d23ccfbfbf5575.jpg?itok=gakgC7Js"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b6c/b6ca9038c18794eb10d23ccfbfbf5575.jpg?itok=gakgC7Js" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">It's expected Apple will unveil the iPhone 6 this September, with the device going on sale shortly thereafter. As anticipation ramps up, several analysts have publicly stated that they believe sales for the new device will be enormous. Although photos and hardware specifications of the iPhone 6 have yet to be unveiled, industry insiders believe it will come in two flavors: one with a 4.7-inch screen, while the other with a much larger 5.5-inch display. For the record, last year's iPhone 5S features a 4-inch display, which was up from the 3.5-inch iPhone 5. (Source: forbes.com ) Demand ... (<a href="/news/9307/analysts-expect-consumers-embrace-iphone-6" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:33:51 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9307 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9307/analysts-expect-consumers-embrace-iphone-6#comments f1 Apple 'Blank And Secure 3.92', and 'EverNote 5.5.2.4187' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9305/blank-and-secure-392-and-evernote-5524187 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Blank And Secure 3.92 Hate not knowing if the sensitive data you just deleted is really gone? Blank and Secure is designed to permanently delete the information you want eliminated forever. It's also careful to protect your privacy and even overwrites data with zeroes before the deletion process is complete. http://www.softwareok.com/ EverNote 5.5.2.4187 If you're looking for an alternative to Microsoft's OneNote program, then give EverNote a try! This handy tool makes it easy to take notes and then sync those notes across multiple devices -- like computers, smartphones, and ... (<a href="/news/9305/blank-and-secure-392-and-evernote-5524187" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:17:50 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9305 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9305/blank-and-secure-392-and-evernote-5524187#comments Freeware Report: Apple Tablet Market Dominance May Be Over http://www.infopackets.com/news/9303/report-apple-tablet-market-dominance-may-be-over <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/0/0a0/0a0306060b800a9f9cffd7713a202478.jpg?itok=VX9koIeX"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/0/0a0/0a0306060b800a9f9cffd7713a202478.jpg?itok=VX9koIeX" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new report shows that Samsung may soon challenge Apple for control of the highly lucrative tablet computer market. The report shows that Apple's hold on the tablet market is fast declining , while Samsung tablets -- like the Galaxy Tab 4 -- are being embraced by consumers. New research from industry analyst firm IDC shows that Apple continues to have a lead in the tablet market, with the company selling 13.3 million units of its popular iPad in the second quarter. That represents a 26.9 per cent market share, suggesting that more than one in four tablets sold today are iPads. Samsung ... (<a href="/news/9303/report-apple-tablet-market-dominance-may-be-over" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:15:12 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9303 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9303/report-apple-tablet-market-dominance-may-be-over#comments f1 Mobile 'AnyDesk 1.0.3 Beta', and 'Defpix 1.3.8.14' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9292/anydesk-103-beta-and-defpix-13814 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">AnyDesk 1.0.3 Beta Working on a project a long way from home? Looking to access your downloaded applications from a remote location? Want to show your friends your favorite home movies and photographs? AnyDesk helps you access your desktop from anywhere in the world. http://anydesk.com/ Defpix 1.3.8.14 Keep tabs on your favorite LCD monitor with Defpix, which tests your screen for hot pixels (which won't turn off), dead pixels (which won't turn on) and stuck pixels. This free program is small and features a very intuitive interface. http://74.cz ... (<a href="/news/9292/anydesk-103-beta-and-defpix-13814" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:23:47 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9292 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9292/anydesk-103-beta-and-defpix-13814#comments Freeware Google $1M Contest to Make Solar, Wind More Practical http://www.infopackets.com/news/9302/google-1m-contest-make-solar-wind-more-practical <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Google is teaming up with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers to try to make " green energy " more practical. It's running a million dollar contest called " Little Box Challenge " to try and reduce the size of a key component in bringing renewable power to homes and businesses. The competition is based around the fact that electricity comes in two forms: alternating current (AC), and direct current (DC). Alternating power is used in homes and offices, with its flow of electrical charge changing direction continuously. On the other hand, direct current ... (<a href="/news/9302/google-1m-contest-make-solar-wind-more-practical" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:19:45 +0000 John Lister 9302 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9302/google-1m-contest-make-solar-wind-more-practical#comments f1 Google 'Sublight 4.0.531', and 'DupScout 6.5.4.8' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9298/sublight-40531-and-dupscout-6548 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Sublight 4.0.531 Sublight is a program that automates the often complicated and dull process involved in finding, downloading, and installing subtitles for movies. http://www.sublight.me DupScout 6.5.4.8 Duplicate files can hog lots of space on your system. DupScout can help you find and eliminate duplicate files on a number of devices, including local disks, networks, storage drives, etc. DupScout gives you the option to move or delete discovered dupe files. http://www.dupscout.com/ (<a href="/news/9298/sublight-40531-and-dupscout-6548" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:19:34 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9298 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9298/sublight-40531-and-dupscout-6548#comments Freeware Dropbox Data Not Secure, Says Edward Snowden http://www.infopackets.com/news/9301/dropbox-data-not-secure-says-edward-snowden <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Edward Snowden thinks you should avoid using popular cloud storage service Dropbox . In a recent interview with United Kingdom news source The Guardian, Snowden suggested that the information stored through Dropbox is not secure. As a former systems administrator with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and National Security Agency (NSA) , Edward Snowden made headlines last year when he released documents unveiling the United States government's invasive PRISM program . The U.S. Department of Justice then charged Snowden with violating the Espionage Act, which prompted him to flee to ... (<a href="/news/9301/dropbox-data-not-secure-says-edward-snowden" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:12:45 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9301 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9301/dropbox-data-not-secure-says-edward-snowden#comments f1 Internet 'Unknown Device Identifier 8.01', and 'Wise Auto Shutdown 1.41.69' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9299/unknown-device-identifier-801-and-wise-auto-shutdown-14169 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Unknown Device Identifier 8.01 Have you found an unknown device that Windows can't identify? This handy little tool can provide the solution by giving you a detailed summary for most hard-to-identify devices. Displayed information includes manufacturer name, device type, and device model. UPDATE: due to complaints regarding this program, we have removed the link from our website. We have instead redirected to cnet.com so you can review some of the issues with this program for more information. http://download.cnet.com Wise Auto Shutdown 1.41.69 Program an automatic shutdown time for your ... (<a href="/news/9299/unknown-device-identifier-801-and-wise-auto-shutdown-14169" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:39:36 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9299 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9299/unknown-device-identifier-801-and-wise-auto-shutdown-14169#comments Freeware Microsoft Announces Massive Job Cuts http://www.infopackets.com/news/9297/microsoft-announces-massive-job-cuts <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Microsoft has announced plans to cut 18,000 jobs , or roughly 14 per cent of its total workforce, by June 2015. The bulk of the cuts will be in its phone unit Nokia, followed by firm's sales, marketing, and engineering divisions. The question is: will these job cuts help or hinder the company's growth? Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella says those affected by the cuts will be notified in the next six months. Microsoft is reportedly planning to offer affected employees generous severance and job transition packages worth an estimated $800 million. "The first step to ... (<a href="/news/9297/microsoft-announces-massive-job-cuts" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:08:42 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9297 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9297/microsoft-announces-massive-job-cuts#comments f1 Microsoft 'RealPlayer Cloud 17.0.11.7 Final', and 'Predator 3.0.0.119' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9293/realplayer-cloud-170117-final-and-predator-300119 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">RealPlayer Cloud 17.0.11.7 Final Transfer videos between your computer and a mobile device (like a tablet computer, laptop, or smartphone) in a snap with RealPlayer Cloud. This program features an easy-to-navigate interface and gets a recommendation from The Wall Street Journal. http://www.real.com/ Predator 3.0.0.119 Feel like your system is vulnerable every time you step away from it? Then check out Predator (Free Edition), which locks and unlocks your PC with a USB flash drive. The flash drive acts like a master key, locking down your system when it's not installed. http://www.predator ... (<a href="/news/9293/realplayer-cloud-170117-final-and-predator-300119" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:27:50 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9293 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9293/realplayer-cloud-170117-final-and-predator-300119#comments Freeware Google Censor 'Right To Be Forgotten' Links Backfire http://www.infopackets.com/news/9296/google-censor-right-be-forgotten-links-backfire <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A web developer has started a site which displays Google censored links, enforced by the " right to be forgotten " rules in Europe. It's another example of how such censorship rules aren't working as well as planned. The new rules came into force earlier this year after the European Court of Justice made a final ruling in a long-running case involving Google and a Spanish man . The man wanted Google to remove a link to a news article from the 1990s about his property being repossessed. The man said it was unfair that people who searched for his name online would see that ... (<a href="/news/9296/google-censor-right-be-forgotten-links-backfire" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:23:52 +0000 John Lister 9296 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9296/google-censor-right-be-forgotten-links-backfire#comments f1 Courts 'USBDeview 2.35', and 'LastActivityView 1.05' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9294/usbdeview-235-and-lastactivityview-105 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">USBDeview 2.35 This small but very handy program lists all of the USB devices currently connected to your system. It can even provide users with a list of USB devices previously connected to the computer. Displayed information includes device type, serial number, date and time, and vendor ID. http://www.nirsoft.net LastActivityView 1.05 This program tracks the activity on your system and displays useful and pertinent information. Displayed information includes description (like run .exe file), file name, full path, and action time. This program can even show you when popular tools (like ... (<a href="/news/9294/usbdeview-235-and-lastactivityview-105" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:44:12 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9294 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9294/usbdeview-235-and-lastactivityview-105#comments Freeware FTC Files Lawsuit Over Amazon Purchases by Kids http://www.infopackets.com/news/9295/ftc-files-lawsuit-over-amazon-purchases-kids <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">The United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) thinks Amazon.com should be on the hook for unauthorized purchases made by children while using apps on their smartphones, tablets, and even computers. In a recent complaint filed in a U.S. court, the FTC says parents whose children made unauthorized purchases should receive refunds from Amazon. The problem surrounds free-to-play games that are easily downloaded onto mobile devices; such games typically start out with a basic character and story, but then require players to make expensive (though easy to complete) 'purchases' in order to see ... (<a href="/news/9295/ftc-files-lawsuit-over-amazon-purchases-kids" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:42:32 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9295 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9295/ftc-files-lawsuit-over-amazon-purchases-kids#comments f1 Courts 'i.Scribe 2.0.57', and 'Metal Player 4.1.4.0' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9287/iscribe-2057-and-metal-player-4140 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">i.Scribe 2.0.57 Looking for an alternative to Microsoft Outlook or web-based email programs like Yahoo Mail, Gmail, and Hotmail? Then give i.Scribe a try. This free email client comes with an integrated contact database and a calendar tool. http://www.memecode.com Metal Player 4.1.4.0 This small but very useful media player features basic multimedia player functions and supports a wide range of file formats, from mpeg to avi to divx. Metal Player features a built-in equalizer, spectrum analyzer, and search functionality. http://www.abyssalsoft.com/ (<a href="/news/9287/iscribe-2057-and-metal-player-4140" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:58:06 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9287 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9287/iscribe-2057-and-metal-player-4140#comments Freeware Gartner Predicts PC Revival in 2015: Report http://www.infopackets.com/news/9291/gartner-predicts-pc-revival-2015-report <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Market research firm Gartner says that Microsoft's Windows operating system (OS) will play a key role in reviving the struggling PC market in 2015. According to Gartner, Microsoft's termination of security support for Windows XP will be the key factor in that revival. There's no denying that the PC industry has been in a downward spiral for several years now. Back in April, one of Gartner's competitors, IDC, reported that quarterly PC shipments had fallen 4.4 per cent to 73.4 million. Businesses to Finally Ditch Windows XP, Gartner Predicts But Gartner says it now sees a light ... (<a href="/news/9291/gartner-predicts-pc-revival-2015-report" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:54:58 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9291 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9291/gartner-predicts-pc-revival-2015-report#comments f1 Microsoft 'MemInfo 3.3.3', and 'Free Audio Editor 2014 8.9.2' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9288/meminfo-333-and-free-audio-editor-2014-892 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">MemInfo 3.3.3 This simple but useful program displays the current memory usage of Windows in the system tray area. It uses a small gauge graphic (that updates in real time) to show you your system's memory usage. MemInfo can even alert you if your memory usage is too high. http://www.carthagosoft.net Free Audio Editor 2014 8.9.2 As the name suggests, this is a completely free audio editor tool. It allows you to record audio from a microphone, apply unique audio effects, and burn CDs. It's also compatible with many file formats, from WMA to OGG. http://www.free-audio-editor.com/ ... (<a href="/news/9288/meminfo-333-and-free-audio-editor-2014-892" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:56:10 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9288 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9288/meminfo-333-and-free-audio-editor-2014-892#comments Freeware Facebook's Zuckerberg Wants Free Internet Worldwide http://www.infopackets.com/news/9290/facebooks-zuckerberg-wants-free-internet-worldwide <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/a5c/a5c0bd6b7a8dffd28631b5c1d8facbba.jpg?itok=NzDlO6Rh"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/a5c/a5c0bd6b7a8dffd28631b5c1d8facbba.jpg?itok=NzDlO6Rh" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg says that a basic Internet service should be free of charge to everyone. He likened it to phone services where calling 911 (used for emergencies) carries no cost. Zuckerberg discussed the topic in a Wall Street Journal article in which he promoted Internet.org, a project trying to expand Internet access around the world . The group is made up of Facebook, browser maker Opera, and several leading tech hardware and communication firms. (Source: internet.org ) The group's aim is for everyone in the world to have Internet access, something that only one-third of ... (<a href="/news/9290/facebooks-zuckerberg-wants-free-internet-worldwide" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:52:57 +0000 John Lister 9290 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9290/facebooks-zuckerberg-wants-free-internet-worldwide#comments f1 Internet 'ReIcon 1.3', and 'Waterfox 30.0' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9286/reicon-13-and-waterfox-300 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">ReIcon 1.3 If you frequently change your screen resolution, you know that it can be a hassle to keep your desktop icons where you want them. ReIcon can help with that by giving you a one-click solution that restores the position of all of your desktop icons. http://www.sordum.org Waterfox 30.0 Waterfox is a 64-bit web browser based on the Mozilla platform. It's built specifically for 64-bit systems, making it very, very fast. This particular browser is currently used by over 3 million people in more than 180 countries. https://www.waterfoxproject.org/ ... (<a href="/news/9286/reicon-13-and-waterfox-300" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:45:43 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9286 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9286/reicon-13-and-waterfox-300#comments Freeware Report: Windows 8 Doomed; Win9 Beta Preview in Fall http://www.infopackets.com/news/9289/report-windows-8-doomed-win9-beta-preview-fall <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new report suggests that when it comes to Windows 8, consumers continue to be very hesitant about upgrading to Microsoft's latest operating system - even two years after its release. That has led some experts to suggest that there's no hope left for Windows 8, leaving Windows 9 to carry the slack (reportedly due in the spring of 2015). Windows 8 was released amid some controversy in the summer and fall of 2012. Perhaps the most debatable part of the operating system was its tile-based Metro user interface (now called "Modern"), which embraces touchscreen technology. It was part of ... (<a href="/news/9289/report-windows-8-doomed-win9-beta-preview-fall" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:42:08 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9289 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9289/report-windows-8-doomed-win9-beta-preview-fall#comments f1 Microsoft 'NxFilter 2.2.2', and 'Warframe Online Client 13.9.0.2' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9153/nxfilter-222-and-warframe-online-client-13902 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">NxFilter 2.2.2 This free web filter is designed with the enterprise crowd in mind. It can help users monitor and filter all of the Internet activity associated with their network, thereby helping to protect against dangerous threats -- like malware and botnets. http://www.nxfilter.org/ Warframe Online Client 13.9.0.2 Looking for an exciting and completely free sci-fi adventure? Then look no further than Warframe, the massive online action game that gives players control of powerful warriors boasting unique and exciting attributes. https://warframe.com/ (<a href="/news/9153/nxfilter-222-and-warframe-online-client-13902" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 15:09:04 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9153 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9153/nxfilter-222-and-warframe-online-client-13902#comments Freeware Despite Threats, Internet Explorer Still Dominates http://www.infopackets.com/news/9285/despite-threats-internet-explorer-still-dominates <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/ddc/ddc2eddee08d757b6d16dd9fb18bbf61.jpg?itok=IZVrgzsm" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Microsoft is planning to release a slew of security fixes for Internet Explorer (IE) -- suggesting the web browser continues to face a torrent of security threats . Nevertheless, a recent study shows that Internet Explorer maintains a vice-like grip on the web browser market. Yesterday, Microsoft released a Security Bulletin Advance Notification for July 2014 , with plans to ship a total of six security updates to customers next Tuesday (July 8, 2014). The updates will patch security vulnerabilities present in every version of Internet Explorer and all supported editions of the Windows ... (<a href="/news/9285/despite-threats-internet-explorer-still-dominates" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:52:45 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9285 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9285/despite-threats-internet-explorer-still-dominates#comments f1 Microsoft 'PDF Reducer 1.1.12', and 'ImageUSB 1.1.1015' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9154/pdf-reducer-1112-and-imageusb-111015 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">PDF Reducer 1.1.12 Sending big and bulky PDF files can be a real hassle. PDF Reducer can help make things easier by shrinking down large PDF files. In fact, this program can actually reduce the size of PDF files by up to 80 per cent! http://www.orpalis.com/ ImageUSB 1.1.1015 This free and very simple utility helps users write an image concurrently to multiple USB flash drives, making it an effective program for mass duplication purposes. This tool is compatible with most versions of the Windows operating system. http://www.osforensics.com/ (<a href="/news/9154/pdf-reducer-1112-and-imageusb-111015" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:03:39 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9154 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9154/pdf-reducer-1112-and-imageusb-111015#comments Freeware Website Pays Dearly For Fighting Negative Review http://www.infopackets.com/news/9157/website-pays-dearly-fighting-negative-review <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">An online retailer that threatened to "fine" a couple $3,500 for leaving a negative review online a website has now been ordered to pay $306,750 in compensation and legal fees. John and Jennifer Palmer won the verdict as compensation for KlearGear damaging their credit record with a bogus debt claim. Back in 2009, Jennifer Palmer left a negative review of the company after it failed to deliver two desk toys ordered by her husband. Three years later, KlearGear demanded that the couple withdraw the review within 72 hours or face a fine of $3,500. The fine is for violating a non- ... (<a href="/news/9157/website-pays-dearly-fighting-negative-review" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:01:14 +0000 John Lister 9157 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9157/website-pays-dearly-fighting-negative-review#comments f1 Courts 'iSpy 6.2.3.0', and 'FolderChangesView 1.64' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9155/ispy-6230-and-folderchangesview-164 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">iSpy 6.2.3.0 Looking for a great way to link your home security system with your favorite mobile devices? Then give iSpy a try. This program lets you remotely monitor and control all of the cameras installed in your home from a tablet, smartphone, or computer! http://www.ispyconnect.com/ FolderChangesView 1.64 Keep tabs on your favorite folders with FolderChangesView. This tool carefully monitors a selected folder or disk drive and then alerts you when a file has been modified, created, or deleted. This utility is compatible with most versions of Windows. http://www.nirsoft.net (<a href="/news/9155/ispy-6230-and-folderchangesview-164" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:46:13 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9155 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9155/ispy-6230-and-folderchangesview-164#comments Freeware Facebook Secretly Manipulated News Feeds http://www.infopackets.com/news/9156/facebook-secretly-manipulated-news-feeds <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/191/1912b3759d9390446305aa6d6b7fefe1.jpg?itok=mM4Zq_ie"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/191/1912b3759d9390446305aa6d6b7fefe1.jpg?itok=mM4Zq_ie" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Facebook is making negative headlines once again - this time for a 'data experiment' which was carried out on approximately 600,000 of its members without consent. The experiment reportedly took place two years ago, though only came to light in recent days. According to reports, Facebook toyed with the minds of more than half a million users by altering the wording of their News Feeds. Specifically, the social network employed a special computer algorithm that cut or added words associated with positive or negative emotions in order to influence those reading the feeds. A news feed is ... (<a href="/news/9156/facebook-secretly-manipulated-news-feeds" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:44:57 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9156 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9156/facebook-secretly-manipulated-news-feeds#comments f1 Internet 'NetTraffic 1.27.3', and 'Calibre 1.41' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9148/nettraffic-1273-and-calibre-141 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">NetTraffic 1.27.3 This tool can help you monitor the network traffic (or bandwidth) on selected interfaces. NetTraffic, which is compatible with nearly any kind of network connection, can provide users with graphs based on real-time data. http://venea.net Calibre 1.41 Looking to organize your growing collection of e-books? Calibre is a free and open source library management tool developed by people who use e-books all of the time. Its handy features are all designed to make accessing and organizing your e-book collection easier. http://calibre-ebook.com/ (<a href="/news/9148/nettraffic-1273-and-calibre-141" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:47:25 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9148 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9148/nettraffic-1273-and-calibre-141#comments Freeware Get 15GB Cloud Storage Free from Microsoft; 1TB for Office 365 http://www.infopackets.com/news/9152/get-15gb-cloud-storage-free-microsoft-1tb-office-365 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Microsoft is drastically expanding the amount of cloud storage available to both its OneDrive users (formerly SkyDrive), and Office 365 software suite: from 7GB to 15GB, and from 25GB to 1TB respectively. The changes are likely made to increase awareness of Office 365, and slated to take effect some time next month. If you want to synchronize data across multiple devices for free, this is a great opportunity to experiment with cloud-based storage. Typical usage includes data backup and sharing documents or pictures. Microsoft OneDrive is available to the general public (for free), so long as ... (<a href="/news/9152/get-15gb-cloud-storage-free-microsoft-1tb-office-365" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:05:56 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9152 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9152/get-15gb-cloud-storage-free-microsoft-1tb-office-365#comments f1 Microsoft 'Paint.NET 4.0 Build 5284', and 'Earth Alerts 2014.1.144' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9147/paintnet-40-build-5284-and-earth-alerts-20141144 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Paint.NET 4.0 Build 5284 This free image and photo editing software tool can help you add many special effects to your favorite images. It comes equipped with an innovative and highly accessible user inferface. This program is compatible with the Windows operating system. http://www.getpaint.net Earth Alerts 2014.1.144 Earth Alerts 2014 helps you monitor (in real-time) the weather around you. Earth Alerts can be configured to provide users with notifications, reports, and imagery showing the latest natural hazards in your area or anywhere around the world! http://earthalerts.manyjourneys.com/ (<a href="/news/9147/paintnet-40-build-5284-and-earth-alerts-20141144" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:06:49 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9147 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9147/paintnet-40-build-5284-and-earth-alerts-20141144#comments Freeware Google To Make Homes Even Smarter http://www.infopackets.com/news/9151/google-make-homes-even-smarter <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/4/49e/49e42341e50480e23f855679ad104817.jpg?itok=A3qBbQRi"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/4/49e/49e42341e50480e23f855679ad104817.jpg?itok=A3qBbQRi" width="100" height="75" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">If you could control the majority of your home and appliances with a smartphone, which devices would you want to control? Google has pondered that very question, and has recently announced plans to open up its 'Nest' technology to independent developers, so that household gadgets can easily communicate with one another. Nest, which Google bought for $3.2 billion in this past January, made its name with an "intelligent" thermostat system. The system automatically learns your patterns of activities in the home with preferred heating and cooling levels. It then automatically develops a ... (<a href="/news/9151/google-make-homes-even-smarter" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:03:59 +0000 John Lister 9151 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9151/google-make-homes-even-smarter#comments f1 Google 'Minefield Mobile 1.4', and 'Screenshot Mobile 1.2' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9149/minefield-mobile-14-and-screenshot-mobile-12 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Minefield Mobile 1.4 Interested in a unique take on the popular Minesweeper game for Microsoft Windows? Then give Minefield Mobile a try. This fun little program is compatible with Windows CE and Windows Mobile, making it the perfect game for people on the go. http://venea.net Screenshot Mobile 1.2 If you're looking for a screenshot program that will work on your Windows-based mobile device, check out Screenshot Mobile. It helps users to capture screens and convert them to several image formats, including PNG, JPG, and BMP. http://venea.net ... (<a href="/news/9149/minefield-mobile-14-and-screenshot-mobile-12" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:32:10 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9149 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9149/minefield-mobile-14-and-screenshot-mobile-12#comments Freeware Facebook to Monitor User Activity Outside its Site http://www.infopackets.com/news/9150/facebook-monitor-user-activity-outside-its-site <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/9b9/9b99da1201bcee1a9163f79361e302a3.jpg?itok=eoyUiOC8"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/9b9/9b99da1201bcee1a9163f79361e302a3.jpg?itok=eoyUiOC8" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Facebook has altered its privacy policy and it's unlikely the change will be popular with the social network's 1+ billion members. In the next few weeks, Facebook will begin tracking user activity outside of it's own web site, so that it can generate 'more appropriate' advertisements tailored towards its members. In the past, Facebook kept close tabs on what its users posted to their profiles in an effort to bring forth more relevant advertisements. But the social network only monitored user activity on the Facebook website itself, including the pages they liked and the links they clicked ... (<a href="/news/9150/facebook-monitor-user-activity-outside-its-site" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:26:39 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9150 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9150/facebook-monitor-user-activity-outside-its-site#comments f1 Internet 'LastEnd Blackjack 2.7.7', and 'EverythingMe Launcher 2.0.2461' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9124/lastend-blackjack-277-and-everythingme-launcher-202461 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">LastEnd Blackjack 2.7.7 Have you ever played Blackjack before? Are you headed to a casino and want to learn some useful tricks? Then check out LastEnd Blackjack, which can help users learn the popular card game and devise useful strategies to help them win when it counts. http://lastend.com/ EverythingMe Launcher 2.0.2461 EverythingMe Launcher is the ultimate smartphone organization tool. It arranges your applications based on your interests. It learns your behavior and anticipates the apps you'll need throughout the day. It even provides a lightning-fast search tool. http://everything.me ... (<a href="/news/9124/lastend-blackjack-277-and-everythingme-launcher-202461" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:06:36 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9124 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9124/lastend-blackjack-277-and-everythingme-launcher-202461#comments Freeware Just Launched: New Amazon Fire Smartphone http://www.infopackets.com/news/9146/just-launched-new-amazon-fire-smartphone <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Amazon has unveiled its very first smartphone and it's bringing a whole new approach to high-tech mobile. Rather than concentrating on building a smartphone that looks better than the competition, Amazon is offering consumers a device that could potentially make shopping -- both online and off -- easier than ever before. Amazon chief executive officer Jeff Bezos unveiled the Amazon Fire Phone in Seattle, Washington, this past Wednesday. The device is priced similarly to Apple's iPhone 5S and Samsung's S5. The 32 gigabyte version of the Amazon Fire Phone will retail for $199 with a ... (<a href="/news/9146/just-launched-new-amazon-fire-smartphone" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:04:19 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9146 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9146/just-launched-new-amazon-fire-smartphone#comments f1 Mobile 'KeyScrambler 3.4.0.2', and 'NoScript 2.6.8.28' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9125/keyscrambler-3402-and-noscript-26828 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">KeyScrambler 3.4.0.2 Don't let data thieves spy on your keystrokes. KeyScrambler uses an advanced cryptographic algorithm to help keep keylogger programs in the dark and protect your passwords. Note that there is a free version as well as premium (paid) versions of this program. http://www.qfxsoftware.com/ NoScript 2.6.8.28 Do you use a Mozilla-based Internet browser like Firefox or Seamonkey? NoScript can help protect your web browser by only allowing trusted websites to execute Javascript, Java, and Flash plugins. NoScript also includes advanced anti-clickjacking protection. http:// ... (<a href="/news/9125/keyscrambler-3402-and-noscript-26828" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:38:54 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9125 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9125/keyscrambler-3402-and-noscript-26828#comments Freeware US Government to Auction Virtual Currency http://www.infopackets.com/news/9145/us-government-auction-virtual-currency <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/e/e04/e04c2a89fb778f50766fa033ad148c1b.jpg?itok=z7om7ByX" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">US Marshals are to auction off almost 30,000 Bitcoins, a controversial "virtual currency." The coins have a current market value of around $18 million dollars. The government confiscated the virtual currency when it raided an underground online trading site named Silk Road. Silk Road was not part of the ordinary World Wide Web, and could only be accessed using special web browser software. That made it extremely difficult to trace anyone using the site and their activity. The site was well known in the digital underground community for buying and selling services of both a legal and ... (<a href="/news/9145/us-government-auction-virtual-currency" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:15:28 +0000 John Lister 9145 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9145/us-government-auction-virtual-currency#comments f1 Internet 'StressMyPC 2.66', and 'JaBack 10.17' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9126/stressmypc-266-and-jaback-1017 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">StressMyPC 2.66 Want to know if your system is functioning the way it should? Give StressMyPC stress-testing software a try. This program will test your CPU, graphics card, and hard drive. StressMyPC is compatible with most versions of the Windows operating system. http://www.softwareok.com/ JaBack 10.17 There's nothing more devastating than losing all of your saved data. You can help to prevent that from happening with JaBack, an automated data backup program from Hitek Software. This program provides users with an accessible user interface for backing up their most important files and ... (<a href="/news/9126/stressmypc-266-and-jaback-1017" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:38:52 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9126 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9126/stressmypc-266-and-jaback-1017#comments Freeware Bill Gates Tells Grads Not to Focus on Wealth http://www.infopackets.com/news/9144/bill-gates-tells-grads-not-focus-wealth <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates recently told Stanford University's graduating class to focus on more than amassing personal fortunes. It's an ironic statement for a man who, according to Forbes magazine, is worth an estimated $78.4 billion. Gates made his appeal on Sunday, June 15, in a commencement address before a crowd of 5,000 students departing one of America's most prestigious universities. Stanford University is one of the world's leading research universities known for both its entrepreneurial character and its relationship to Silicon Valley. Gates spoke ... (<a href="/news/9144/bill-gates-tells-grads-not-focus-wealth" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:34:51 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9144 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9144/bill-gates-tells-grads-not-focus-wealth#comments f1 Microsoft 'CintaNotes 2.6.1', and 'Speckie 6.5' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9127/cintanotes-261-and-speckie-65 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">CintaNotes 2.6.1 This accessible, lightweight program allows you to take notes quickly and conveniently. It lets you tag and organize your notes, making them easier to find later on. CintaNotes is also compatible with mobile devices, meaning you can access the program on your smartphone or tablet. http://cintanotes.com/ Speckie 6.5 This real-time spell checker for Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser will help you write better compositions. It immediately highlights an incorrectly spelled word and provides correction suggestions. Speckie is the only spell checker for Internet ... (<a href="/news/9127/cintanotes-261-and-speckie-65" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:38:02 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9127 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9127/cintanotes-261-and-speckie-65#comments Freeware Is it OK to Video Record On Duty Police Officers? http://www.infopackets.com/news/9131/it-ok-video-record-duty-police-officers <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/582/5829d05ef5401382eda49f6ce5958915.jpg?itok=-ADvuyqg" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A case in New Hampshire has raised an important question in an age when just about everyone has a smartphone equipped with a digital video camera: should people be allowed to video or audio record the actions of on duty police officers? The case in question involves New Hampshire woman Carla Gericke, who was arrested and charged with wiretapping in 2010. Gericke was caught recording her friend being questioned by the Weare Police Department during a late-night traffic stop. Woman Never Ordered to Stop Recording Traffic Stop Gericke was actually in a car behind her friend and announced to ... (<a href="/news/9131/it-ok-video-record-duty-police-officers" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:35:14 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9131 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9131/it-ok-video-record-duty-police-officers#comments f1 Courts 'Gadwin PrintScreen 5.2', and 'Fiddler 4.4.8.3 / 2.4.8.0' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9128/gadwin-printscreen-52-and-fiddler-4483-2480 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Gadwin PrintScreen 5.2 Gadwin PrintScreen lets you quickly and easily capture any portion of your computer screen and then save it to file. You can then copy the image to the Windows clipboard, print the image, or email the image to one of your contacts. http://www.gadwin.com/ Fiddler 4.4.8.3 / 2.4.8.0 Fiddler provides a number of important functions. For one, it helps debug web traffic between your computer and mobile device. You can also use it to manipulate and edit web sessions and test the security of your favorite web applications. http://www.telerik.com/ (<a href="/news/9128/gadwin-printscreen-52-and-fiddler-4483-2480" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:27:41 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9128 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9128/gadwin-printscreen-52-and-fiddler-4483-2480#comments Freeware Google Purchases Satellite Firm for $500M http://www.infopackets.com/news/9133/google-purchases-satellite-firm-500m <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Google has spent half a billion dollars purchasing Skybox, a firm that operates a suite of specialized satellites. It says it will use the satellites to improve its mapping services, offer Internet access to remote areas, and help in disaster relief. The move, however, has prompted speculation that the technology might used to gather highly confidential data, and could even find itself commandeered by US government. Skybox Satellite Technology Offers Real Time Insight Skybox is open about the fact that its satellites are designed more for gathering data, rather than communications. It says ... (<a href="/news/9133/google-purchases-satellite-firm-500m" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:23:26 +0000 John Lister 9133 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9133/google-purchases-satellite-firm-500m#comments f1 Google 'SecretFolder 3.0', and 'EditBone 9.3.2' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9129/secretfolder-30-and-editbone-932 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">SecretFolder 3.0 Hide your most sensitive files and folders with the aptly-named SecretFolder. This program, which is completely free for home and office use and is compatible with the Windows operating system, places no limit on the size of data you plan to protect. http://ohsoft.net/ EditBone 9.3.2 This open source text-editing tool supports over fifty languages and scripts. It's packed with dozens of custom styles, a numerical unit conversion tool, and SQL formatter. EditBone is compatible with both 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows. http://www.bonecode.com/ ... (<a href="/news/9129/secretfolder-30-and-editbone-932" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:24:25 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9129 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9129/secretfolder-30-and-editbone-932#comments Freeware 'Creepy' Facebook Feature Listens to Your Activity http://www.infopackets.com/news/9130/creepy-facebook-feature-listens-your-activity <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/191/1912b3759d9390446305aa6d6b7fefe1.jpg?itok=mM4Zq_ie"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/191/1912b3759d9390446305aa6d6b7fefe1.jpg?itok=mM4Zq_ie" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Facebook is facing a serious backlash over a new feature that allows it to listen in on its smartphone users. When activated, the feature uses the device's microphone to detect a user's activity and automatically updates their "status" accordingly. For example, if a user is listening to a new U2 album on their stereo in the background, Facebook will use a smartphone's microphone to update a user's status to "Listening to U2". It can also detect movies and television shows and update a user's status to read "Watching Iron Man" or "Watching ... (<a href="/news/9130/creepy-facebook-feature-listens-your-activity" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:21:43 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9130 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9130/creepy-facebook-feature-listens-your-activity#comments f1 Internet 'Start Menu Reviver 2.0.0.8', and 'EasyGPS 5.14' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9064/start-menu-reviver-2008-and-easygps-514 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Start Menu Reviver 2.0.0.8 Start Menu Reviver completely changes the Windows 8 experience, giving users total control of their operating system. It refines the basic user interface, increases the number of tiles from 32 to 64, and allows for scrolling tiles, making navigation easier. http://www.reviversoft.com/ EasyGPS 5.14 Keep track of all your global positioning system (GPS) waypoints with EasyGPS. This program, which is compatible with Magellan, Garmin, and Lowrance GPS devices, allows you to customize your routes using a Windows computer. http://www.easygps.com/ (<a href="/news/9064/start-menu-reviver-2008-and-easygps-514" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:21:13 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9064 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9064/start-menu-reviver-2008-and-easygps-514#comments Freeware New Aluminum-Air Car Battery Boasts 1,000 Mile Range http://www.infopackets.com/news/9123/new-aluminum-air-car-battery-boasts-1000-mile-range <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/1fd/1fd66e81615c7f4ec5cc9cb431bea857.jpg?itok=WJpforCS"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/1/1fd/1fd66e81615c7f4ec5cc9cb431bea857.jpg?itok=WJpforCS" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Would you buy an electric car if it could drive nearly 1,200 miles before requiring a recharge? Two companies working on a revolutionary battery think they have the key to completely changing how drivers look at electric vehicles (EVs). Electric cars are by no means new, but they've never been quite as popular as their gas-powered counterparts. Part of the problem with electronic cars is longevity; most require a recharge after only one hundred miles, which makes them less attractive to most North Americans. One of the most popular electric cars on the market, the Nissan Leaf, can only ... (<a href="/news/9123/new-aluminum-air-car-battery-boasts-1000-mile-range" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:20:05 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9123 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9123/new-aluminum-air-car-battery-boasts-1000-mile-range#comments f1 Technology 'Blender 2.70a', and 'CrystalDiskInfo 6.1.13' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9063/blender-270a-and-crystaldiskinfo-6113 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Blender 2.70a The free and open-source Blender allows users to create their own three-dimensional images and movies. This cross-platform 3D animation suite uses the OpenGL interface and runs well on Linux, Macintosh, and Windows computers. http://www.blender.org/ CrystalDiskInfo 6.1.13 This lightweight and highly accessible program allows users to keep tabs on their hard drives. For each hard drive installed, CrystalDiskInfo displays basic maintenance information, like temperature. That means users can be immediately alerted if there's ever a problem. http://crystalmark.info ... (<a href="/news/9063/blender-270a-and-crystaldiskinfo-6113" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:42:28 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9063 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9063/blender-270a-and-crystaldiskinfo-6113#comments Freeware Zeus Botnet; Officials Urge: Protect Your PC Now http://www.infopackets.com/news/9067/zeus-botnet-officials-urge-protect-your-pc-now <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has disrupted a major malware botnet specifically designed to steal personal financial data from computers. Both US and UK security agencies are warning all users that they have a two week grace period to shore up their defenses before cybercriminals reactivate the threat. A botnet is essentially an army of malware-infected computers under the control of cybercriminals. In this case, the botnet is known as the GameOver Zeus. When a computer becomes infected with malware, it can also become part of a botnet. Malware infection is usually the result of ... (<a href="/news/9067/zeus-botnet-officials-urge-protect-your-pc-now" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:39:59 +0000 John Lister 9067 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9067/zeus-botnet-officials-urge-protect-your-pc-now#comments f1 Security 'Arasan 17.2', and 'Dashlane 2.4.1' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9065/arasan-172-and-dashlane-241 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Arasan 17.2 Arasan is a unique chess program for the Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X platforms. It comes equipped with an opening book of 400,000 moves, making it perfect for learning new chess strategies that will give you an advantage over your opponents. http://arasanchess.org/ Dashlane 2.4.1 Managing passwords can be a pain. Dashlane can help by securely maintaining all of your passwords in one central location. Dashlane lets you automatically sign into all of your favorite websites, keeping your data safe while saving you oodles of time. https://www.dashlane.com/ (<a href="/news/9065/arasan-172-and-dashlane-241" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:18:39 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9065 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9065/arasan-172-and-dashlane-241#comments Freeware Windows XP 'Trick' Gets Security Updates, but Risky http://www.infopackets.com/news/9066/windows-xp-trick-gets-security-updates-risky <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/954/9548748878466c534297f150030d7810.jpg?itok=tiqHwpTd" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A special hack for the Window XP registry reportedly allows users of the aging operating system (OS) to access security updates -- even though Microsoft has officially stopped supporting the operating system as of April, 2014. The hack was first discovered last week. It 'tricks' Windows XP computers into believing they are running a special variant of the Windows XP operating system known as Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, which is often used for ATMs and cash registers. According to reports, Microsoft plans to support this unique off-shoot of Windows XP for another five years. Registry Hack ... (<a href="/news/9066/windows-xp-trick-gets-security-updates-risky" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:15:33 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9066 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9066/windows-xp-trick-gets-security-updates-risky#comments f1 Microsoft 'Patch My PC 2.4.0.1', and 'Wavepad 5.81' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9044/patch-my-pc-2401-and-wavepad-581 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Patch My PC 2.4.0.1 Sometimes it can be hard to keep up with all of the patches available for the software installed on your system. Patch My PC helps to automatically patch / update third-party applications, thereby helping to reduce any potential security vulnerabilities. http://patchmypc.net/ Wavepad 5.81 Wavepad is a fully-featured audio editing software package for Microsoft's Windows operating system (including Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8). It supports a wide range of audio formats, including wav, mp3, ogg, wma, real audio, and flac. http://www.nch.com.au ... (<a href="/news/9044/patch-my-pc-2401-and-wavepad-581" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 30 May 2014 16:32:49 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9044 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9044/patch-my-pc-2401-and-wavepad-581#comments Freeware Google Too White, Male, Executive Says http://www.infopackets.com/news/9062/google-too-white-male-executive-says <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/b/b5b/b5b881d80e3512cede0f133a461d54fd.jpg?itok=maTNu5pL" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A senior executive at Google thinks his company has a serious racial diversity problem. Recent statistics released by the high-profile technology firm, which reveal that just 2 per cent of Google's workforce is black, appear to support that claim. Google Overwhelmingly Male, White, Stats Show Earlier this week Google released diversity numbers which show that 61 per cent of the company's workforce is white while 30 per cent are Asian. Only 2 and 3 per cent of Google's employees are black and Hispanic, respectively. Google is also overwhelmingly male, with men making up 70 per cent ... (<a href="/news/9062/google-too-white-male-executive-says" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 30 May 2014 16:29:29 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9062 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9062/google-too-white-male-executive-says#comments f1 Google 'War Thunder 1.41 Beta', and 'Ginger 3.5.21' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9045/war-thunder-141-beta-and-ginger-3521 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">War Thunder 1.41 Beta Got a thing for World War II fighter planes and tanks? Then check out War Thunder, a free-to-play online multiplayer game that pits Axis against Allies. War Thunder allows players to fly hundreds of different planes with highly detailed cockpits and dozens of upgradeable weapons. http://warthunder.com Ginger 3.5.21 Even the strongest writer makes the occasional grammar or spelling mistake. That's where Ginger -- an English language proofreading assistant -- can help. This powerful and very handy product is available for both desktop and mobile devices. http://www. ... (<a href="/news/9045/war-thunder-141-beta-and-ginger-3521" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 28 May 2014 15:27:53 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9045 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9045/war-thunder-141-beta-and-ginger-3521#comments Freeware Google Driverless Car: Seats Two, No Steering Wheel http://www.infopackets.com/news/9061/google-driverless-car-seats-two-no-steering-wheel <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/0/05c/05c5f17db712979adc4d071fbd82daa1.jpg?itok=amWeHx8Q"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/0/05c/05c5f17db712979adc4d071fbd82daa1.jpg?itok=amWeHx8Q" width="100" height="60" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Google is set to build its own fleet of self-driving cars from scratch. The new autonomous cars will have no steering wheel, which will present significant legal hurdles in order to get them on the streets. To date, Google has been working with traditional auto-makers to make what are effectively modified versions of existing vehicles, retrofitted with autonomous technology. The cars, which have been tested on public roads, have the usual steering wheel and pedals; pressing an emergency button allows the driver to take over the controls from the computer instantly. How the Self-driving Cars ... (<a href="/news/9061/google-driverless-car-seats-two-no-steering-wheel" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 28 May 2014 15:25:06 +0000 John Lister 9061 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9061/google-driverless-car-seats-two-no-steering-wheel#comments f1 Google 'Photivo 2014.01.18', and 'Exportizer 5.3.9' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9046/photivo-20140118-and-exportizer-539 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Photivo 2014.01.18 This free and open source photo processor allows users to customize favorite images. It supports RAW files as well as TIFF, JPEG, BMP, and PNG and is compatible with Mac OS X, Linux, and Microsoft Windows. http://photivo.org Exportizer 5.3.9 This free database export tool allows users to export data to file, clipboard, or printer. A highly accessible program interface makes carrying out export operations very easy. This program is compatible with every version of Windows since Windows 98. http://www.vlsoftware.net (<a href="/news/9046/photivo-20140118-and-exportizer-539" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 26 May 2014 14:59:22 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9046 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9046/photivo-20140118-and-exportizer-539#comments Freeware Renowned 'LulzSec' Hacker Could Walk Free http://www.infopackets.com/news/9053/renowned-lulzsec-hacker-could-walk-free <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">The United States government has recommended the court trying world-renowned hacker Hector Xavier Monsegur -- better known as " Sabu " -- show leniency. It's a controversial recommendation that could see the hacker walk out of court a free man later this week. Monsegur has been in custody since 2011. He was once was a part of international hacking group LulzSec , which carried out a series of cyber crimes against major corporations, such as Sony. The group has also waged hacking campaigns against the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), the U.S. Senate, and Infragard, a security ... (<a href="/news/9053/renowned-lulzsec-hacker-could-walk-free" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 26 May 2014 14:57:26 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9053 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9053/renowned-lulzsec-hacker-could-walk-free#comments f1 Security 'Disk Savvy 6.4.12', and 'ReNamer 5.75' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9032/disk-savvy-6412-and-renamer-575 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Disk Savvy 6.4.12 This unique tool can analyze your disks, network devices, and enterprise storage systems and then provide you with a detailed performance report which features statistics and pie charts. Overall, Disk Savvy gives you an in-depth look at how your disks are being used. http://www.disksavvy.com/ ReNamer 5.75 As the name suggests, this tool can be used to rename many different files and folders quickly and easily. ReNamer allows you to change prefixes, suffixes, file extensions, etc. This program even allows users to combine multiple renaming actions as a rule set, allowing them ... (<a href="/news/9032/disk-savvy-6412-and-renamer-575" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 23 May 2014 14:45:11 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9032 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9032/disk-savvy-6412-and-renamer-575#comments Freeware Facebook Users Can Expect 'Privacy Checkup' Soon http://www.infopackets.com/news/9037/facebook-users-can-expect-privacy-checkup-soon <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/9b9/9b99da1201bcee1a9163f79361e302a3.jpg?itok=eoyUiOC8"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/9b9/9b99da1201bcee1a9163f79361e302a3.jpg?itok=eoyUiOC8" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Facebook wants its users to carry out regular 'privacy checkups' in hopes of winning back trust. The privacy checkup features allows users to choose how much of their personal information is visible to the general public, including photographs, email addresses, and smartphone numbers. According to The New York Times, Facebook's new privacy checkup is a response to user and investor concerns that the social networking site's privacy settings are too complicated , making it difficult for many users to protect their personal data. Privacy Checkup to Include Walkthrough of New App ... (<a href="/news/9037/facebook-users-can-expect-privacy-checkup-soon" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 23 May 2014 14:16:31 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9037 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9037/facebook-users-can-expect-privacy-checkup-soon#comments f1 Internet 'Google Hangouts 2.1.1', and 'Microsoft Debug Diagnostic Tool 2.0' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9034/google-hangouts-211-and-microsoft-debug-diagnostic-tool-20 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Google Hangouts 2.1.1 This popular tool allows users to quickly and easily start video conversations with groups of friends, family, and colleagues. Users can then send each other videos, photographs, and other files. Hangouts can be used on a computer, smartphone, and tablet PC. http://www.google.com Microsoft Debug Diagnostic Tool 2.0 Is your computer too slow or constantly crashing? Microsoft's Debug Diagnostic Tool allows users to troubleshoot annoying performance issues by providing a comprehensive analysis of your system. This newest version provides an entirely new and more ... (<a href="/news/9034/google-hangouts-211-and-microsoft-debug-diagnostic-tool-20" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 21 May 2014 17:08:01 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9034 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9034/google-hangouts-211-and-microsoft-debug-diagnostic-tool-20#comments Freeware Password Study: Most Sites Inadequate On Security http://www.infopackets.com/news/9036/password-study-most-sites-inadequate-security <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/91c/91cfc075ec0f7c43ff0f7ef4bbaf6193.jpg?itok=CefO2fUB" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">A new study reviewed security among leading online companies following the Heartbleed bug scare, in which a commonly used encryption technique for secure websites had the capability to expose highly confidential data. The study comes from Dashlane, a password management firm. The study evaluated 80 web sites and examined 6 factors with regard to the way passwords and login processes are handled. Using these details, Dashlane ranked each site between +100 and minus -100. Based on a range of security issues, the study suggests Apple and Microsoft have the securest policies for passwords, while ... (<a href="/news/9036/password-study-most-sites-inadequate-security" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 21 May 2014 17:06:46 +0000 John Lister 9036 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9036/password-study-most-sites-inadequate-security#comments f1 Security 'BrowsingHistoryView 1.51', and 'PIXresizer 2.0.7' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9026/browsinghistoryview-151-and-pixresizer-207 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">BrowsingHistoryView 1.51 This handy little tool reads the browsing history of four different Internet browsers -- including Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari -- and displays pertinent information in a single table. It allows you to quickly and easily access the history of multiple browsers. http://www.nirsoft.net PIXresizer 2.0.7 Sending big and bulky files can be a hassle for everyone involved. PIXresizer helps prevent long upload and download times by allowing you to create smaller, email-friendly versions of your favorite digital images. This program is compatible with JPEG, ... (<a href="/news/9026/browsinghistoryview-151-and-pixresizer-207" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 19 May 2014 17:44:48 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9026 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9026/browsinghistoryview-151-and-pixresizer-207#comments Freeware Beware Fake Kaspersky Antivirus Apps http://www.infopackets.com/news/9035/beware-fake-kaspersky-antivirus-apps <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/a/ac8/ac8f5e22b1efcad1cf34428db8a1dbef.jpg?itok=3cn81sc6" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Kaspersky Lab, a Russia-based firm and one of the world's most renowned PC security companies, is warning all consumers to carefully research any antivirus application before downloading it to their computers or mobile devices. Kaspersky Lab says it recently discovered several fake antivirus apps on Google Play and the Windows Phone app stores . Experts Warn: Kaspersky Mobile Not Legitimate One of the fake apps is called Kaspersky Mobile, which claims to protect a mobile device like a tablet or smartphone and costs just $4 USD. The application uses Kaspersky's own logo and other branding ... (<a href="/news/9035/beware-fake-kaspersky-antivirus-apps" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Mon, 19 May 2014 17:42:55 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9035 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9035/beware-fake-kaspersky-antivirus-apps#comments f1 Security 'WinAudit 3.0', and 'Microsoft OneDrive 17.0.4041.0512' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9033/winaudit-30-and-microsoft-onedrive-17040410512 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">WinAudit 3.0 Want to know more about your system? Then give WinAudit a try. It provides a comprehensive report showing everything you need to know about your computer's hardware and software. It's the perfect tool for both IT professionals and curious home users. https://winaudit.codeplex.com/ Microsoft OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) 17.0.4041.0512 Microsoft's popular cloud-based storage service has gotten a brand new name: OneDrive. But it still offers users lots of free storage (7 gigabytes), allowing them to access their favorite files and folders from almost any device. https:// ... (<a href="/news/9033/winaudit-30-and-microsoft-onedrive-17040410512" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 16 May 2014 15:48:00 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9033 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9033/winaudit-30-and-microsoft-onedrive-17040410512#comments Freeware Comcast to Reinstate Bandwidth Caps: Fair or Foul? http://www.infopackets.com/news/9031/comcast-reinstate-bandwidth-caps-fair-or-foul <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/d6f/d6fd5bdf4c49d7c19be42efc47b846c7.jpg?itok=qU8yuj72"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/d/d6f/d6fd5bdf4c49d7c19be42efc47b846c7.jpg?itok=qU8yuj72" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">It appears as if one of the largest cable and home Internet service providers in the United States is planning to reinstate monthly bandwidth limits on its many customers. The news is raising new and old questions about net neutrality , Internet fairness, and bandwidth usage caps in general. Recently, Comcast executive vice president David Cohen told a New York audience that his company plans to reinstate monthly bandwidth caps sometime in the next five years. Bandwidth Cap System More Fair, Says Exec Bandwidth is loosely defined as is a measurement of available or consumed data communication ... (<a href="/news/9031/comcast-reinstate-bandwidth-caps-fair-or-foul" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Fri, 16 May 2014 15:46:35 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9031 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9031/comcast-reinstate-bandwidth-caps-fair-or-foul#comments f1 Internet 'MetroPaint 1.0.0', and 'AutoHotkey 1.1.15.00' http://www.infopackets.com/news/9028/metropaint-100-and-autohotkey-111500 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/5/5f3/5f3b761b6148c1d4b7876b71781b48ee.jpg?itok=Wga97o4r" alt="" /></div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">MetroPaint 1.0.0 This completely free and highly accessible photo editing software package allows you to quickly and efficiently customize your favorite digital images. MetroPaint lets you change image size, rotation, contrast, brightness, and more. http://metropaint.rcpsoft.net/ AutoHotkey 1.1.15.00 Create your own hotkeys with just a few button clicks. This free, open-source utility for Windows lets you automate just about any function by sending a series of keystrokes and mouse clicks to the computer. You can even create hotkeys for your joystick or gamepad. This program is highly ... (<a href="/news/9028/metropaint-100-and-autohotkey-111500" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 14 May 2014 16:25:58 +0000 Brandon Dimmel 9028 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9028/metropaint-100-and-autohotkey-111500#comments Freeware States Mull Online Voting, Debate Security Risks http://www.infopackets.com/news/9030/states-mull-online-voting-debate-security-risks <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/999/99965d8695d644770a49145b61ace21e.jpg?itok=h5PdN68R"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://www.infopackets.com/files/styles/thumbnail/public/hash/9/999/99965d8695d644770a49145b61ace21e.jpg?itok=h5PdN68R" width="100" height="75" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">Iowa Democrats are considering using online voting in primary elections for 2016. It follows two separate moves to increase online voting in Utah. The Iowa Democrat officials raised the idea during a meeting of the Democrat National Committee. They want to introduce online voting for the primaries, in which local Democrat supporters indicate which candidates they want to represent the party in the presidential election. The Iowa officials believe adding online voting could help involve people who are state residents but can't vote in person, such as military staff away on service or those ... (<a href="/news/9030/states-mull-online-voting-debate-security-risks" class="more-link">view more</a>)</div></div></div><!-- google_ad_section_end --> Wed, 14 May 2014 16:22:03 +0000 John Lister 9030 at http://www.infopackets.com http://www.infopackets.com/news/9030/states-mull-online-voting-debate-security-risks#comments f1 Internet