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Software for Starving Students


Software for Starving Students is a free collection of programs organized for students (but available to anyone). We’ve gathered a list of best-in-class programs onto one CD (one disc for OS X, one for Windows), including a fully-featured office suite, a cutting-edge web browser, multi-media packages, academic tools, utilities and more.

What software is on the CD?
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Monday, February 26, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 5 Comments

Enhance Your YouTube Experience

A collection of several YouTube third party tools to enhance your YouTube experience

  • YouTube Userscripts – a collection of scripts to perform several tasks with YouTube.

  • Youtube Video Slideshow – insert a username or a video tag below and it starts a slideshow.

  • fTube – a YouTube player that downloads the list of 25 most recent videos featured on the YouTube front page. The user can select a video from the list and hit the play button to play it in-Flash.

  • TubeCH – YouTube flash player.

  • iTube – grab Youtube videos, then convert and import them into iTunes. Requires .Net framework and works exclusively on Windows.

  • PodTube – a Mac OS X program, downloads, encodes, and adds YouTube videos to your iTunes library but requires Safari to fetch the videos.

  • TvTube – For Mac users. Allows you to browse YouTube, Google Video and Yahoo Videos, for movie clips that people upload, choose your favorite clips and add them to your shared library.

  • YouTube API – XML Feed Ripper – PHP script that taps into the YouTube API to deliver videos by tag, by username or what’s a current favorite.

  • YouTube Widget – brings all of YouTubes videos to your Mac Dashboard.

  • Search The Tube – A quick way to find videos for your website, blog or profile.

  • YoutubeCrazyVideos – A Youtube videos desktop player. Freeware.

  • IndexTube – categorized and browsable index of the publicly available Youtube videos.

  • YouTube Podcaster – makes Podcast feed from your submitted keyword or url. The feed is made up from embedded youtube video IDs and all videos are converted to the MP4 file format.

  • MemoriesOnWeb – freeware photo slideshow software for YouTube.

This and more at Quick Online Tips

Tuesday, January 9, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities | Leave a comment

Free Online Storage Services

Storage Websites Free Account Drag’n Drop File size or Bandwidth limit Save direct to server Sharing option Read from server Auto Synchr.
AllMyData(win XP/2000) 1GB free(when you share with 10 Gb your space) Yes unlimited No Yes No Yes
Box.net upto 1 GB Yes 1Gb per file / upto 50GB per month Yes Yes Yes No
eSnips upto 1 GB No unlimited Yes Yes Yes No
Freepository upto 300 MB No unlimited No Yes No No
Streamload upto 25 GB No 25 per file / upto 500GB per month Yes Yes No No
Xdrive upto 5 GB Yes unlimited Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mofile upto 1 GB No unlimited No Yes No ?
Mozy(win XP) upto 2 GB No unlimited Yes No No Yes
Omnidrive upto 1 GB Yes unlimited Yes Yes Yes Yes
Openomy upto 1 GB No unlimited Yes Yes No Yes
Dropboks upto 1 GB No 50 MB per file / no info on bandwidth No No No No

Thanks to: MakeUseOf.com

Sunday, January 7, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 2 Comments

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Wednesday, January 3, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services | 2 Comments

AOL has released a free 5GB XDrive to their users

Anyone can signup for the service on the Xdrive site.

Get 5GB of FREE space, and save a secure copy of your photo collection, home videos, music, and any other digital file!

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Photos are stored in their original file size so you’ll always be able to maintain the quality of your digital photos.

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Instead of sending a large e-mail that might get returned, send it with Xdrive. There is plenty of room.

With your 5GB of secure online storage there’s plenty of room to keep backup copies of digital photos, all your important documents, e-mail attachments, and other files — and still have space leftover for your music collection. It’s the best way to keep computer crashes from becoming disasters. Think of it as hard drive insurance.

To use the Service, you must complete the Xdrive registration process, which is available at

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Thursday, September 14, 2006 Posted by | News, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities | Leave a comment

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Wednesday, August 30, 2006 Posted by | Recommended Services | 1 Comment

Aliran Monthly 26: 6 editor’s note

Aliran Monthly 26: 6 editor’s note      
Tuesday, 22 August 2006
6Our cover story focuses on the slide in ethnic relations in Malaysia. Johan Abdullah senses a rise in the number of worrying incidents that have affected ethnic relations. He goes on to review how the character of ethnic relations may have changed over the years and provides a new context for understanding ethnic relations.To better manage ethnic relations, we need to be aware of our own prejudices and to stretch the borders of the self. Reflecting on the controversial university ethnic relations course guidebooks, Wong Soak Koon argues that the course should instead stimulate critical thinking while examining the legacies of history. 

There are some lessons we can learn from India whose medieval society was more religiously tolerant and open, says Asghar Ali Engineer. But divide-and-rule colonial tactics and politically divisive forces have created communal and religious divisions in their competition for power, threatening India’s secularism in the process.   

In Malaysia, we are some way off from realising our vision of a Bangsa Malaysia. Ethnic-based economic policies are undermining this aspiration, warns Terence Gomez. Government policies should be universal in orientation, aimed at helping all in need, regardless of their ethnicity. 

So much money that could have been used to help the poor has been drained as a result of financial scandals. K J Khoo takes a thorough look at Bank Negara’s inexcusable and unexplained RM9.3 billion forex losses and raises several key questions that demand answers.  

Jeyakumar Devaraj, for his part, is perplexed by the Perak state government’s decision to raise water tariffs when the Perak Water Board has been making profits. Angeline Loh, meanwhile, points out that Penangites are totally fed up with the empty promises to improve bus services in the state.

Why don’t you subscribe to Aliran Monthly and get it delivered to your door-step every month? It costs just RM30 annually – less than your monthly newspaper bill!  Click here to subscribe.

Or why not support our struggle for justice by making a donation? Any amount, no matter how small, would be most welcome. Click here to donate.        

Source: http://www.aliran.com/content/view/120/10/

Thursday, August 24, 2006 Posted by | Recommended Services | Leave a comment

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