One of our all time favourite wallpaper slideshow software used to be Webshots. A number of freewares now let you do the same without having to install any big application. Windows 7 has this functionality inbuilt.
Desktop Slideshow is one such freeware that allows you to change desktop wallpapers automatically. You just set the amount of time you want and then the program will slideshow your pictures as desktop backgrounds.
A number of software are available to run CD/DVD applications from your hard disk, but not all are free and easy-to-use. Virtual CloneDrive is one freeware I love to use.
Virtual CloneDrive is a freeware that allows you to run CD/DVD applications from the hard disk. You don’t need to have any physical CD/DVD drives or the actual CD/DVD media.
Skype 5 was released today with lots of new features over the previous version. According to the official Skype blog, Skype 5 for Windows has been made for social with Facebook integration.
Another big feature that you will find is the group video calls. Skype has mentioned again that these features are still in beta and are free till then. They might start charging for these later on.
There are tons of Twitter tools to post your tweets at a scheduled time, but most of them are online.
Tweek Auto Post brings this free tool to your desktop as a freeware app that you can use to schedule your tweets for posting later. It provides a very easy-to-use interface from where you can add your tweets for posting at a specified time.
VSO Image Resizer is a freeware that organizes your photos by changing their resolution or moving them within your hard drive.
It is the perfect photo management tool for those who store their digital pictures and images on their PC and who want to resize, compress, convert, create copies, import or organize photos.
Windows Live Writer is the best word processing application to write blog posts and then publish them online on your favourite blogging platforms.
Unfortunately, Windows Live Writer does not support posting to Posterous.com, which means you can’t benefit from having the great experience of using Windows Live Writer when publishing to Posterous.
Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1 has been upgraded to a beta version. The beta release of this desktop email client was released by the Mozilla Messaging developers.
This release of Thunderbird 3.1 beta fixes a total of 96 bugs including performance updates and security fixes.
MP4 is now one of the most widely used video formats used in mobile phones and videos recorded using a mobile phone’s camera is also in MP4.
If you would like to convert many video clips to MP4 format, the One-Click Video Converter is the best app available for this purpose. And not just MP4, it supports a wide range of formats that you can convert to.
Taking screenshots in Windows require you to hit the Print Screen key and then open an image processing app like paint to save the screenshot taken. If done with a simple freeware, it would take a lot less time.
Lightscreen is a simple tool to automate the tedious process of saving and cataloging screenshots.