Archive for January 2009

Filezilla

Filezilla is a powerful open source FTP client. It has plenty of built in features to appease any power user, but a simple file transfer is still very straight-forward. I’m particular fond of the nag-once-per-session options when determining which files to overwrite and how. This means when I’m updating WordPress or Gallery that I can […]

Posted on January 22, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Desktop App, M@'s Picks

Sudoku Mobile

Instead of paying for one of the many Sudoku mobile apps offered by my wireless carrier, I downloaded Sudoku Mobile. The game also includes a solver, so you can, uh, check your answers to the one in a newspaper without having to wait until the next day.

Posted on January 21, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: M@'s Picks, Mobile App

The Core Pocket Media Player

The Core Pocket Media Player (TCPMP) is a replacement for Windows Media Player for your phone. It’s much less bulky than Windows Media player and has a lot more options for controlling how your media is played back. Make sure to download and install all of the plugins for it so it can play nearly […]

Posted on January 20, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: M@'s Picks, Mobile App

Slick

Slick is a Windows Mobile instant messaging client that supports ICQ, Yahoo, AIM, MSN, Google Talk, and Jabber. It’s very light weight so it tends to stay open in the background without being shutdown by the OS often.

Posted on January 19, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: M@'s Picks, Mobile App

Google Maps Mobile

Google’s popular Maps service is also available for your phone. Point your phone’s browser at http://m.google.com/maps and you’ll get the download that’s right for your phone. The app is GPS enabled so you can search nearby, or use it for turn-by-turn directions. They’ve also integrated satellite view, street view and traffic. I’ve noticed that the […]

Posted on January 18, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: M@'s Picks, Mobile App