Freeware/Open Source for Windows Weekly Summary

by Todd Ogasawara

Microsoft Windows Live Folders: 500MB Free Online Storage
Wed, 27 Jun 2007 22:52:26

Microsoft Windows Live Folders
Microsoft Windows Live Folders gives you 500MB of free online storage. It may not seem much compared to some of the other online storage services. On the other hand, it is free, looks simple to use, and should be around for a while.

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Google Docs Gets Organized (and a new look)
Tue, 26 Jun 2007 22:18:50

Google Docs new look as of June 26, 2007
I use Google Docs daily (usually several times day). So, I was a bit surprised to see its new look and features when I logged in tonight. So, I headed over to the official Google Blog and got the details at...

More organizing tools

The major feature addition is the ability to create personal folders to organize documents.

Microsoft PowerShell Community Extensions
Sun, 24 Jun 2007 23:30:12

I haven't had the chance to refocus on Microsoft PowerShell (their relatively new shell and scripting language for Windows XP, Vista, and Server). However, it has been great to see the community building around what I think is a more important development than Windows Vista in the long run. I noticed a collection of what are being called Community Extensions available over at Microsoft's CodePlex site...

Microsoft PowerShell Community Extensions

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