Software I Use A Lot in 2011

My original list of Software I Use A Lot was posted in Feb 2005 – 6 years ago. Here’s what I used then and what I use now: Free Software: 2005: Firefox (browser). 2011: Google Chrome. 2005: Filezilla (ftp client). 2011: Filezilla. 2005: Irfanview (graphic viewer). 2011: Irfanview. 2005: Keynote (enhanced notepad). 2011: Notepad++ 2005: Process Explorer (system utility). 2011: Process Explorer. 2005: xplorer lite (Windows Explorer replacement). 2011: Nothing

CBC Radio in Winamp

Can anyone tell me how I can listen to CBC Radio through Winamp? I used to tune in using the direct URL page, but those links stopped working with Winamp a few months ago (at least on my machines). The direct URL page (when it was working) was an alternative to the main listening page. I always thought it should be the other way around. I’ve emailed the CBC about

Wireless Music – Part 2: The CompWide Plug-in

UPDATE (Sept. 2008: The CompWide plug-in hasn’t worked since I bought a PC pre-installed with Vista. I don’t use anything now and I’m sick of trying to find solutions for things that aren’t compatible with Vista. While I’m waiting for my wireless music system to arrive, I’ve decided to check out some Winamp plug-ins that claim to automatically normalize the volume without spoiling the dynamics of the music. I’ll check

Software I Use A Lot

I’ve used the following software for years, using them most everyday. These are some of the first programs I install when I setup a new windows machine. Free Software: Firefox (browser) Filezilla (ftp client) Irfanview (graphic viewer) Keynote (enhanced notepad) Process Explorer (system utility) xplorer lite (Windows Explorer replacement) Starter (startup manager) Putty (telnet client) Winamp (media player) CDex (CD ripper) Spybot (spyware cleaner) X-Setup (system utility) WordPress (blog publishing)