Mozilla Thunderbird

Mozilla Thunderbird offers a range of options for people who don’t have access to paid software such as Microsoft Outlook. It has the ability to integrate multiple mailboxes with SMTP or POP protocols and is a lightweight, responsive piece of software that simply works well. Thunderbird is open source and customizable and is developed by… Continue reading Mozilla Thunderbird

CSV File Splitter

There’s nothing more annoying than having exactly the data you need to access, but in a file that you can’t open. Many software applications will choke on extremely large files, even when the file is as simple as a delimited text file, also known as a CSV (comma separated values). This wonderfully streamlined open source application… Continue reading CSV File Splitter


Stickies. That most indispensable of office goodies has morphed into digital form. And a very useful digital form it is, too! These are very simple little windows that will stay where placed, even through reboots, just like real pieces of paper. They will never have dancing animations or play funky tunes, but they’re otherwise fully… Continue reading Stickies

McAfee Removal Tool

Another annoying group of software that comes with many new computers is from McAfee. This acts very much like the intrusive bloatware from Norton and can be just as insidious and difficult to remove. Fortunately, there’s a tool designed specifically to do just that: the McAfee Consumer Products Removal Tool. Isn’t it ironic that the title is… Continue reading McAfee Removal Tool