How To Flip A Video

If you took a video and for what ever reason it is now up-side-down, there are many ways to fix this some every hard and one that is easy. You can do this with any video editor. The Microsoft Movie Maker, Kdenlive, or most any movie editor will do. The problem is the edited video…

Record And Stream with OBS Studio

Do you ever watch video tutorials on YouTube, or ever watched a recorded Zoom meeting. Have you ever wondered how they capture all of those elements; the desktop environment, the web-browser, special software they maybe demonstrating, and of course meeting participance. They could be using a commercial software like Camtasia that cost $225 and doesn’t…

Alternatives To Office 365

Like much of commercial software, unless your in a work environment that uses a particular commercial program it may not be necessary to ever buy or use Office 365. There are many alternatives including; LibreOffice – Looks and acts just like MS Office 2004 (I think it was 2004). It has a word-processer called “Writer”….

Finding Alternative Software

Free software is great, but how do you find it? AlternativeTo Let’s say you want a program that is like Microsoft Visio to create flowcharts and diagrams. Instead of Googling and maybe getting a scam site or something. Go to AlternativeTo.net, search for Visio. One of the best results is Dia a free and opensource…

Other Software

There is other great software out there that doesn’t cost a penny. Some of my favorites are: 7-Zip is a free and open-source file archiver, a utility used to place groups of files within compressed containers known as “archives”. Examples: .zip, .tar, and .rar. Uses: take several large files and add them to an archive…

Alternative Audio/Video Programs

Here are some super helpful programs to help you with many of your media related projects. VLC No free software geek should be without this first program. VLC is a free media player that is so much more. It converts audio and video formats. It doesn’t slice and dice but it is an invaluable tool….

Install Chrome OS On Any PC Or Mac

CloudReady, a distribution of Chromium OS designed to be installed on existing computers. Chrome OS Google’s version CloudReady: Home Edition is the free, easy way to transform your old PC or Mac into a high-performing Chrome device. CloudReady is super easy to install. On the free download page go to the “Download USB Maker”. It…

What is Chrome OS?

Chrome OS is a Gentoo Linux-based operating system designed by Google. It is derived from the free software Chromium OS and uses the Google Chrome web browser as its principal user interface. Unlike Chromium OS, Chrome OS is proprietary software. Google announced the project, based on Ubuntu, in July 2009, conceiving it as an operating…

One Bootable To Rule Them All

Ventoy is an open source tool to create bootable USB drive for ISO/WIM/IMG/VHD(x)/EFI files. With Ventoy, you don’t multiple USB sticks, or UCB creation programs. You just need to copy the ISO/WIM/IMG/VHD(x)/EFI files to the Ventoy drive. Go here to download Ventoy. Select the Windows Zip File.

How To Use Gimp

GIMP is a free and open-source raster graphics editor used for image manipulation and image editing, free-form drawing, transcoding between different image file formats, and more specialized tasks. GIMP is released under GPL-3.0-or-later license and is available for Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows. Similar to PhotoShop GIMP is a very powerful tool for editing images…