Archive for March, 2006

MindMapper

Thursday, March 9th, 2006

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Freemind is a neat little idea mapping tool written in java. I’ve been “mapping” out ideas in Open Office’s Draw but this tool seems superior.

Gmail Loader

Monday, March 6th, 2006

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GMail Loader is a nice little utility that can be used to load mbox email files into Gmail. Mark Lyon the author also has some links to utilities that can convert other types of mail boxes. I am thinking quite hard about moving all my email to google. The interface is just so nice and clean. Its quite fast also.

A new way to target spyware? StartGuard…

Wednesday, March 1st, 2006

StatGuard

StartGuard claims to have a new way to block spyware and other forms of malware. It’s based on a concept of a firewall for programs. I’m trying it out on a few of my hosts. I’ve lost confidence in Ad-Aware as it failed to find a keystroke logger (that AOL Spyware Blocker found!). The basic version is free.