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***UPDATE*** This project can also be done with Tunderbird. Here’s a link to the article:
This video will show you how to shutdown your computer from anywhere using a texting capable cell phone, Microsoft Outlook and a free account from www.kwiry.com.
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Make your own blog that is 100% customizable and that is completely ad free using free resources. We will be using a free account from www.awardspace.com, free blogging software called WordPress, and a free FTP client called Filezilla.
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Receive free calls from anyone using GrandCentral and Gizmo. Gizmo is a free VOIP (Voice Over IP) computer phone program. GrandCentral allows you to create a phone number in any area code and you can set it so that when people call that number, it will forward the call to any number of phones, including your Gizmo phone.
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This tutorial shows you how you can make a bootable flash drive using the Ubuntu linux ISO. All you need is a flash drive that is 1 gigabyte in size or larger.-www.pendrivelinux.com
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This shows you cool things you can do with VLC Player, a multi-platform video player. You can do things like rip and encode DVD’s, play videos as ASCII art, and even stream music and video over the internet.-www.videolan.org/vlc
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This will show you how you can load and run Ubuntu Linux on Windows without even having to restart your computer. The links used in this tutorial are listed here:
http://www.vmware.com/download/player/ – (172.9 MB)
http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/download - (697.9MB)
http://linux.wolphination.com/data/OS.zip – (23.2KB)
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This video will show you how you can make your own digital picture frame using a Mattel Juicebox (and MP3 kit) and a shadowbox that you can get at any craft store. All of the materials cost less than $30.
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Create menu driven DVD’s for your digital videos using free programs. This video uses three programs: DVD Flick, DVD Styler and UnderCoverXP.
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Create your own customized arcade game using your own characters, music, backgrounds, etc. This requires a free basic version of GameMaker 7.0. For written instructions, as well as the sample game that I made, click the links below:-Sample Tinkernut Game (Zipped file)
- Written Tutorial (PDF)