Xtranormal

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Hope you enjoy the video I’ve created using the xtranormal website. Its a fantastic, easy tool to create any digital story that you would like to tell. There are lots of different characters, scenes, sounds etc.

I downloaded ‘state’ from their website, and installed it on my machine. By doing this, when you want to preview your movie as you are working on it, the processing is done ...

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Alternative To

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Alternative To Logo“Alternative To” is a fantastic site to get recommendations of free / open source alternatives to more expensive programs out there. Type in the name of the program you want to get an alternative to and it will bring up a list of possible programs / sites. Each of the list has recommendations from users so you can rate the quality of the alternative. I’ve used it this ...
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Animoto

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I first saw Animoto a while ago and was impressed by it. With the free registration you can create 30 second video clips that had some nifty editing added to it. The 30 second option I felt was slightly limiting so I didn’t really rave and shout about it. I’ve just found that there is an Animoto for Education license available that you need to apply for at www.animoto.com/education. The education license means you can create videos of ...
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Autoruns for Windows

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One of my pet hates when it comes to computers is all the little extra bits a program installs when you first install it on your computer. Lots of little helpers to speed up the launching of the program, little programs that check for updates, etc. All these little extras when combined together end up making your machine run a lot slower and can be very frustrating.

Autoruns is a great program for analysing everything that runs at startup, and ...

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