Freeware/Open Source for Windows Weekly Summary

by Todd Ogasawara

FixMyMovie: Enhance Your Digital Video on the Web
Sat, 26 Jan 2008 23:06:00

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AutoRuns 9.02: When MSCONFIG is Just Not Enough
Thu, 24 Jan 2008 21:52:45

AutoRuns 9.02 is an update of a SysInternals (owned by Microsoft) freeware utility. It shows you what Windows has configured to run during startup. In other, words if the MSCONFIG utility that comes with Windows is not giving you enough information, try this 2nd generation freeware utility from Microsoft.

Kaltura: Video Collaboration Services Partnering with Wikipedia
Wed, 23 Jan 2008 22:39:11

I read that the Kaltura video collaboration site is partnering with Wikipedia. I took a look at some of the kaltura videos on the site. Quite honestly, I couldn't figure out how to determine which ones had multiple contributers (or if any had more than one video clip contributor). That said, if this thing works (I haven't signed up for the service to upload anything), it would be interesting to see compilation kaltura video collaborations from family gatherings, conferences, sports events, etc.

Pownce Open to Public: No Invitation Needed
Tue, 22 Jan 2008 23:16:26

Pownce is a, umm, hmm, way to send stuff to your friends. Hey, don't blame me, I copied that phrase from Pownce's about page. I'm told it is kind of a hybrid of Twitter/Jaiku and Tumblr. I really like Twitter, Jaiku, and Tumblr. I'm still not sure I "get" Pownce. But, I'm hoping someone can explain it to me :-)