Freeware/Open Source for Windows Weekly Summary
by Todd Ogasawara
Sat, 19 Jan 2008 22:54:04
I don't travel much. So, I was surprised to see that Northwest Airlines provided a calendaring feature since the last time I booked a flight with them a year ago. Their Add a Calendar pop-up window gave me a choice of adding each flight to either Microsoft Outlook or Google Calendar. Since, I was on a PC running Windows with Outlook, I tried both options.
Sun Bought MySQL: Are You Concerned? I Am
Wed, 16 Jan 2008 23:39:40
Qipit: Optimize Text in Photos and Convert to PDF
Tue, 15 Jan 2008 23:19:47
The Qipit free web service takes photos from cameraphones and digital cameras and converts the text in those images to PDF files. I gave an example of how it took the photo I took with a cameraphone and did a good job of converting that to a PDF on my MobileViews blog.
Vimeo: HD Video Service
Mon, 14 Jan 2008 21:48:08
Bad Web Day: Flickr, Jaiku, Twitter
Sun, 13 Jan 2008 11:21:06
It looks like free web services are really having a bad day. I've run into problems (see screen caps above) with Flickr, Jaiku, and Twitter so far. Wonder if there is a major data center outage somewhere.
Odd Gmail Problems
Sun, 13 Jan 2008 10:49:10