News

Feebie Friday 10/28: Disk Cloner, Intro for Android Developers

Welcome to another edition of Freebie Friday, the Redmondmag.com feature highlighting some of the best products for PCs (from software to ebooks) that won't cost you a cent. After checking out this week's batch, send us your suggestions for products that should be included to future editions at cpaoli@1105media.com.

  • Clonezilla - This program, which boots from a disk, allows you to replicate a drive on different machines. This open source application can clone more than 40 computers at the same time.

  • Spicebird - Those looking for an alternative to Outlook could do a lot worse than Spicebird. It combines all your e-mail accounts, ca lenders, instant message clients and Google Gadgets in one interface.

  • Android Development Quick-Start Guide - This free ebook is the perfect jumping off point for those interested in developing for Google's mobile OS. It covers multiple topics, including setting up a development environment and guideline for submitting to Google.

  • Foobar2000 - This is a great app for those who have multiple types of music files. It allows for playback of a huge list of different types of audio files in one simple music player.

Previous Freebie Friday columns:

 

About the Author

Chris Paoli is the site producer for Redmondmag.com and MCPmag.com.

Featured

  • Vendors Issue Patches for Linux Container Runtime Flaw Enabling Host Attacks

    This week, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) described a high-risk security vulnerability (CVE-2019-5736) for organizations using containers that could lead to compromised host systems.

  • Windows 10 Version 1809 Users May Get Visual Studio Crashes

    Microsoft on Friday issued an advisory for Windows 10 version 1809 users about possible Visual Studio crashes.

  • Standardizing the Look of Outlook's Outbound Messages

    Microsoft typically gives users a blank canvas to compose new e-mails in Outlook. In some corporate environments, however, a blank canvas isn't a good thing.

  • Windows 10 'Semiannual Channel Targeted' Goes Away This Spring

    Microsoft plans to slightly alter its Windows servicing lingo and management behavior with its next Windows 10 operating system feature update release, coming this spring.

comments powered by Disqus

Office 365 Watch

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.