Automate Downloads from Rapidshare, MegaUpload, etc with MDownloader


MDownloader is a free tool which ca automate downloads and uploads to loads of file hosting services, including Rapidshare, MegaUpload and FileServe.

MDownloader (Product Page) | Download Page

Enhance Windows 7 with Preme


Preme is a free app which enhances different aspects of Windows 7. It ads a host of new geeky features such as: double ESC to close the active window, docking of windows on either side of the screen, adds a window switcher corner on the top-left side of the screen, etc.

Preme for Windows 7

How to Fix the Windows 7/Vista Startup


If you are having problems with your Windows 7/Vista startup, then you might want to use the Startup Repair tool. This tutorials shows how and when to use the tool to fix your problems. Very useful when your Windows refuses to boot properly.

Fix Windows 7 using Startup Repair

Add “Up to Parent Folder” button in Windows Explorer


If you miss the “Up to Parent Folder” button from Windows XP, then give this tip a read. It shows how to add this button back to Windows Explorer, on both Windows 7 and Windows Vista.

How to add a “go up to parent folder” button in explorer for Windows 7 and Vista

‘The Illinois’

World famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright envisioned but (obviously) never built a mile high structure in Chicago. Two students created an impressive video of what might have been.

Mile High Final Movie – Frank Lloyd Wright from John Pugh on Vimeo.

The Illinois by Frank Lloyd Wright

Text to Voice Adds Speech to Highlighted Text (Firefox)


Highlight some text and choose your spoken language, Text to Voice will speak the copied words in either a female or male voice. You can even download the dialog in .MP3, pretty cool indeed.

Text to Voice v1.03 Firefox extension

Surreal Territory theme (Windows 7)


You can’t help but notice these theme packs are getting better and better.

Surreal Territory theme

Feeling a little deflated?


A little is good, a lot could be devastating.


Windows 7 Firewall & Microsoft Security Essentials – Can they Replace Commercial Solutions?

Speaking of Microsoft Security Essentials and its recent update7 Tutorials has published a review of this solution and tested if, together with the Windows 7 firewall, it can be a worthy alternative to commercial solutions.

The conclusion? Read for yourself.

Security for Everyone – Reviewing the Windows 7 Firewall & Microsoft Security Essentials

Best Blogs of 2010

best blogs list

Check out TIME magazine’s list of best blogs of 2010.

Best Blogs of 2010 – TIME

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