Posts Tagged ‘Roundup’

Free software pack – 2012 edition

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Posted 10 Feb 2012 — by HarriMac
Category Back to School, Featured, Reviews, Technology

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We all need to use different types of software in our day to day whether it’s to check email or type a paper or keep track of paper references. What about organizing and editing all those photos you took last weekend? Check out our 2012 edition of free software recommendations. I recommend keeping a download of all of these on a disc so you never have to¬† be in search for them again!

Belarc advisor – Windows only – Ever want a complete list of ALL the software on your PC? Belarc will give you a list including install keys so you can more easily get your system back in shape if you ever need to re-image the hard disk.

5 Ways to Have a Great Day

Posted 09 Aug 2010 — by Ellie
Category Random

It is easy to get bogged down with our problems and concerns… and forget to be happy. Even when everyone else is frowning, I smile. There are tons of reasons why, but I’m going to tell you five ways to have a great day and feel better about yourself. Even for the biggest pessimist, they should warm your heart and make your steps a little lighter!

1. You woke up. No matter how bad things are, you woke up this morning! This is a great accomplishment. So many people – young, old, infirm, healthy – did not wake up this morning. Families around the world wish their loved ones were with them for one more day. So enjoy these precious moments.

10 Great Android Apps for the new Android Owner

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Posted 25 Dec 2009 — by Ellie
Category Geek Girl

androidWe’ve covered Apple iPhone apps here quite a few times, but now Android is on the scene in a major way! I’ve gotten the Samsung Moment and I’ve been loving every moment of finding awesome free apps for it that make my life easier or are just plain fun!

Below you’ll find my handpicked list of 10 great Android apps that are a must for new Android owners. Tell me your favorites in the comments! I’d love to hear from you!

Social Networking – On and Offline

Posted 08 Jan 2009 — by HarriMac
Category Soulville

I’m always wanting to meet new people. I like my internet friends and I like my real life friends but especially when I move to a new place I feel lost all over again. Here is my list of awesome social networking websites and a list of places to meet people in real life.

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The 10 Ultimate iPod Accessories

Posted 21 Dec 2008 — by Ellie
Category Geek Girl

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Santa Claus is coming to town, and if you are like me, this year you are still looking for the perfect gift at *almost* the last minute.

I’ve done some of the heavy lifting for you and compiled a list of the 10 ultimate iPod accessories for your favorite music aficionado from Amazon.com, where you can still order by Tuesday at 3pm PST and still get your gifts delivered by Christmas Eve. It’s not too late to get these delivered by Christmas – just order now!

Top 10 Essential Blogging Tools

Posted 01 Dec 2008 — by Ellie
Category Geek Girl

Geek GirlBlogging can be a challenge for most of us – whether it is because life gets in the way of our blogging time, or it is a challenge to find great ideas. We’ve rounded up the top 10 essential blogging tools by reading dozens of blogs and keeping an eye on trends.

This list is by no means exhaustive, so if you have suggestions, let us know in the comments!

The Top 10 Essential Blogging Tools

Where to Find Awesome Music on the Internet

Posted 27 Nov 2008 — by HarriMac
Category Soulville

SoulvilleWe hear about the same sites over and over for places to listen to music for free on the internet, but they usually play the same tunes over and over and aren’t always what you want to hear.

What’s better? Check these sites:

  • Jamendo has a lot of indie music and even some from known artists. Music is available to stream and for download. Hits all ranges of genres including house and techno, jazz, rap, rock, etc. One of my personal favorites for good beats.

Top 10 Places to Shop Online for the Holidays

Posted 27 Oct 2008 — by Ellie
Category Geek Girl

Geek GirlMy favorite holiday is coming in 59 days – Christmas! Time to break out the balsam fir artificial Christmas tree and fruit cake recipes and begin shopping for our loved ones and friends.

I usually do ALL of my holiday shopping online, because frankly, it is easier than going from store to store and mall to mall to find the “perfect” gift – and giving up and getting everyone a coffee maker.

Here is my top 10 list of places to shop online for the holidays. If you have any suggestions, post them in the comments!

Geek Girl Link Love!

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Posted 05 Oct 2008 — by Ellie
Category Geek Girl

Geek GirlThese are some great sites I’ve come across in the past few weeks. I wanted to share them with you!

Some of these websites are helpful, some are funny, but all are definitely bookmarkable and worthy of a visit.