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    Thread: CCLEANER
Post: RE: CCLEANER

It's a useful product, but I would encourage you to not allow it to check for automatic updates. Every time it goes to install them it tries to get you to install a toolbar as well. Needless to say, i...
OhioTom76 Software 28 3,698 07-26-2012, 07:09 PM
    Thread: Firefox VS. Google Chrome
Post: RE: Firefox VS. Google Chrome

I use a spinoff of Google Chrome called SRWare Iron. For all intents and purposes it's identical to Chrome with the exception that it disables some of Google's user tracking, and is a little more secu...
OhioTom76 Software 76 8,156 07-26-2012, 07:08 PM
    Thread: FTP Client of choice?
Post: RE: FTP Client of choice?

Filezilla fan here. The only thing I found a little odd about it is there's no transfer buttons - have to use the context menu. Not a big deal, but a little odd.
OhioTom76 Software 61 7,223 07-26-2012, 07:04 PM
    Thread: Smartphone, Netbook or Tablet
Post: RE: Smartphone, Netbook or Tablet

I'm not totally sold on Tablets - the Android tablets currently out there, particularly some of the older models, do not support all the apps that a typical smartphone. My banking app for example will...
OhioTom76 Electronics 2 284 07-26-2012, 07:03 PM
    Thread: Flat Text Database Scripts
Post: RE: Flat Text Database Scripts

Might not be so bad for a simple blogging script with occasional updates, but not a very good solution for long term. I would never try and run a forum, for example, on a flat file database.
OhioTom76 Site Software 6 1,249 07-26-2012, 06:57 PM
    Thread: What Wordpress plugins do you use?
Post: RE: What Wordpress plugins do you use?

There's a Lorem Ipsum plugin I use to create a bunch of fake posts to fill out a site when I'm testing out a new layout, and conversely there's a plugin to mass delete posts and move them directly to ...
OhioTom76 Site Software 3 685 07-26-2012, 06:54 PM
    Thread: US man charged over Facebook spam turns himself in
Post: RE: US man charged over Facebook spam turns himsel...

Not to play devils advocate, but if the users voluntarily clicked through his facebook app, annoying as it may be what exactly did he do here that was technically illegal and/or different from what fa...
OhioTom76 News 7 1,628 07-26-2012, 06:53 PM
    Thread: Who is your favorite artist?
Post: RE: Who is your favorite artist?

I used to be a huge Prince fan for many years, and amassed quite a collection of his music, including bootlegs, and other rare releases and memorabilia. I'm not as much of a fan these days, and tend t...
OhioTom76 Music 38 5,677 07-26-2012, 07:19 AM
    Thread: Gay Marriage
Post: RE: Gay Marriage

I'm gay and prohibiting me from marrying someone of the same sex is not going to force me to marry someone of the opposite sex. I'm not even looking to get married at this point in my life, I'm more c...
OhioTom76 Intelligent Debate 14 2,114 07-26-2012, 07:14 AM
    Thread: SEO Tools
Post: RE: SEO Tools

I used to use Internet Business Promoter years ago, and I think it is still around. But I'm not sure how well it would work with dynamic blog sites these days. It was initially more geared toward stat...
OhioTom76 General 7 1,017 07-26-2012, 07:11 AM
    Thread: GIMP, free photoshop
Post: RE: GIMP, free photoshop

It seems to be pretty popular among the freeware image editing tools. Paint.net is another free one. I'm personally more of a fan of the workflow in Photoshop however since I've been using it since t...
OhioTom76 Graphics & Design 13 1,844 07-26-2012, 07:09 AM
    Thread: Alternatives to Paintshop
Post: RE: Alternatives to Paintshop

If you're in college, just go to your college book store and pick up the Adobe suite. It's dirt cheap to students. If you're not a student currently, ask someone whom you know who is a student to get ...
OhioTom76 Graphics & Design 4 476 07-26-2012, 07:06 AM
    Thread: Last film you watched
Post: RE: Last film you watched

Nightmares In The Red White and Blue, it's a documentary on the history of American Horror Films. Really interesting film too, showing the impact of the war, racism, womens rights, consumerism and oth...
OhioTom76 Movies & TV 19 2,975 07-26-2012, 07:03 AM