GIMP 2.8.6: Free Simple Alternative To Adobe Photoshop

Gimpshop is a FREE, downloadable photo and image editing software program built to rival Adobe Photoshop. This latest build – Gimpshop 2.8.6 – represents over 17 years of development and collaboration. The GNU Image Manipulation Program (or G.I.M.P) is an Open Source program designed, maintained and supported by a team of international volunteers. This lastest …

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Will Windows 8 Secure Boot Address x86 Device Market By Preventing Piracy?

For quite some time, the market has been rife with the news that the latest version of Windows, Windows 8, is going to be launched sometime soon. While there is no official word on the matter, there have been many rumors that have spread. Most of them have been denied but some information has been …

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Advanced Online Photo/Image Editor–Pixlr

I have used many online photo editors  but was not satisfied with anyone of them because most of them will lack one feature or the other. I wanted to have a photo editor which works online without the hassles of downloading and installing and will give most if not all of the features of Adobe Photoshop. I’ve found one today Smile.

Pixlr has a very good photo editor which works online so that there is no need to download anything. You can start from scratch by creating a new image or edit an existing one from your Computer or from any URL of the internet. You can also signup with Pixlr and edit your photos from Facebook, Picassa or Flikr.

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Screen Capture Tools – What are the Best Options?

Being able to take pictures of your screen can be really helpful sometimes, especially if you want to send a screenshot to your friend or maybe to get some help with a computer problem. Fortunately, there are some great tools out there for doing this, and I’ll give you some recommendations on the best tool out there to get those screen snapshots.

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Wondershare DemoCreator, Screen Recording Software, Review And Giveaway [10 Licenses]

I have been using Snagit for a long time for screenshots and screen capturing. A few days back, Sameshow team contacted me for a review of their software, Wondershare screen recorder Democreator. I decided to give it a try and was amazed by it’s capabilities. It’s far advanced than any other screen recording solution I have used.

wondershare democreator

Screen Capture / Print Screen With Handy Software

FastStone Capture is a powerful, lightweight, yet full-featured screen capture tool that allows you to easily capture and annotate anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular/freehand regions and even scrolling windows/web pages. You can choose to send captures to editor, file, clipboard, printer, email, Word/PowerPoint document or upload them to your website. Editing tools include annotating (texts, arrowed lines, and highlights), resizing, cropping, sharpening, watermarking, applying edge effects and many more. It also allows you to record screen activities and sound into highly compressed video files. Other features include global hotkeys, automatic filename generation, and support for external editors, a colour picker, a screen magnifier and a screen ruler.

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Pixie | Free Portable Color Picker

Pixie is a quite handy alternative of full fledge software. Pixie is a small and portable color picker application with built-in options of copying HTML codes, color mixing and magnify any part of the desktop. Pixie is only 11KB application file. All you need to do is that start the application and drag your mouse over any color, this will display the breakdown of HEX, RGB, HTML, CMYK and HSV color values. Pixie is very useful for developers and designers who prefer to determine these color values more quickly instead of open a full suite image software.

Get Free License and Download of Adobe Flash Builder 4 (Flex)

Adobe Flash Builder (previously Adobe Flex Builder) is a software designed for developers to rapidly develop cross-platform rich internet applications (RIAs) using open source Flex framework. It includes support for intelligent coding, debugging, and visual design and features powerful testing tools that speed up development and lead to higher performing applications. Adobe is giving free licenses of Adobe Flash Builder 4 to students, teachers and developers.

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