Freeware/Open Source for Windows Weekly Summary
by Todd Ogasawara
Wed, 07 May 2008 21:46:28
While looking for the latest version of CCleaner, I noticed that Piriform also has a freeware Windows disk defragmentation utility now.
New Microsoft Live Search Actually Seems Better
Tue, 06 May 2008 22:42:26
Yahoo McAfee Partnership to ID Dangerous Search Results
Mon, 05 May 2008 22:47:21
If you've used McAfee's SiteAdvisor to flag potentially dangerous web searches, the new Yahoo/McAfee dangerous web site team-up will look familiar to you. I went to Yahoo Search and searched for free downloads since I was pretty sure it would result in a few dangerous sites being listed in the search results. I found it interesting that McAfee highlighted the sponsored search result as a dangerous site. This is a good thing since it indicates that they aren't playing favorites.
NetBeans IDE 6.1
Mon, 05 May 2008 22:32:56
I'm not a fan of Java or Eclipse. So, I didn't expect much from Sun's recent Java-built IDE release...