Sunday, December 30, 2007

FFDShow - media file codecs

ffdshow - must have codecs for viewing multi media files
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ffdshow video encoder configuration dialog
ffdshow is DirectShow and VFW codec for decoding/encoding many video and audio formats, including DivX and XviD movies using libavcodec, xvid and other opensourced libraries with a rich set of postprocessing filters.

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Saturday, December 29, 2007

iTunes Global Hotkeys

found this pretty handy

This application will allow you to handle iTunes operations from your keyboard. Most keyboard combinations or OEM keys (Media buttons) can be mapped to iTunes events.

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Tuesday, December 25, 2007

10 Quicksilver alternatives for Windows

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Quicksilver, the Swiss Army Knife of productivity apps, can do just about everything except file your taxes and bake you warm delicious cookies.
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Type Ahead — Information at the Tips of Your Wings

Colibri does for Windows (nearly) what Quicksilver does for the Mac.

Colibri combines the raw power of the command line with the intuitive nature of a modern graphical user interface to define
a revolutionary new way of managing your computer.
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Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Three ways to save video from the Internet

Grabbin those online toobed vids is handy in case they disappear from their current online location or God forbid, you should lose your internet connection!
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There are many reasons why Mozilla Firefox is our favorite Web browser, and one is because it makes grabbing online videos so easy. This tip for Firefox works with both the Windows and Mac versions.
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