Items Tagged with Doctor File Finder
#30 / 2010-09-27 12:00:00 / 4:20 min.
This week, Doc takes a look at five free apps for iPhone that let you take control of your TV viewing.
Free apps to get TV on your iPhone, TV Guide listings for when you're parked in your favorite recliner and apps that let you
program your DVR from your iPhoneand more.
#26 / 2010-08-30 12:00:00 / 3:54 min.
The ability to use wireless connections from your iPhone is a big advantage. In the Apple App Store, there are a number of free apps to help you locate Wi-Fi "hotspots' no matter where you are. This week, Doc picks out his top five favorite wireless hotspot finders.
#25 / 2010-08-23 12:00:00 / 4:18 min.
Having wireless capability on your Android phone is a huge plus. You can use it on your home network, in Wi-Fi "hotspots" and more. Doc looks at his five favorite free Wi-Fi hotspot finders for dedicated members of the Android camp.
#24 / 2010-08-16 12:00:00 / 4:43 min.
Sometimes, the least of your worries with a lost phone is the replacement cost. The potentially sensitive data contained on that phone is much more troubling. This week, Doc runs down his top five favorite security apps for Android phones. Securely store your passwords, get antivirus protection and even recover your lost Android handset.
#53 / 2010-07-22 12:00:00 / 4:02 min.
Digital cameras make it easy to take lots and lots of photos. Then you have the task of getting all those photos organized. This week, Doc takes a look at three of the top free photo organizing programs. They're all good, they're all free and they're all available for download from Tucows.com.
#72 / 2010-07-12 13:26:27 / 1:32 min.
Google has spent over a year creating App Inventor for Android. This Web-based tool will make it much easier for more people to create Android apps. The tool looks relatively easy-to-use and you can create apps in real time and see them appear on your Android device.
#18 / 2010-07-05 12:00:00 / 4:20 min.
Having a smartphone gives you more options. Your iPhone, for example, can take pictures, play music, play games, and more. Another nice function is the ability to
take a quick note. There are lots of
note taking applications in the Apple App Storeand not all are created equal. Doc runs down four of his favorite free note taking apps for the iPhone.
#50 / 2010-07-01 12:00:00 / 4:13 min.
We all know how important it is to keep your computer backed up. One way to do that is to
create a disk imageof your machine. This
backs up your operating system, programs, and data. This week, Doc takes a look at three of his all-time favorite disc imaging programs.
#49 / 2010-06-24 12:00:00 / 3:14 min.
Everyone has things they need to keep track of. Ideas, notes, appointments, and all kinds of personal information. Because we're all different each of us might prefer a different type of software for tracking these things. This week, Doc takes a look at three, free task managers that are all a bit different in how they approach handling your data.
#10 / 2010-05-10 12:00:00 / 4:50 min.
When you're out and about with your Android phone, you can keep up with all your friends, but there's a whole world out there. Doc has scoured the Android Market and come up with six apps that can keep you up-to-date on the latest news and weather.
#25 / 2009-12-31 12:00:00 / 4:06 min.
Michael Callahan, AKA Doctor File Finder runs down his
top ten apps and services for 2010. He's been doing this for a long time, having evaluated over a quarter of a million pieces of software! When Doctor File Finder picks his list of
best software of 2009, it pays to listen up. The man knows of whence he speaks.
#5 / 2009-07-02 12:00:00 / 3:56 min.
In this week's
The Sweet Stuff: Software, Doc Callahan wages his own
browser warand takes a look at
five free Web browsers. Sometimes the lowly
Web browseris taken for granted, but for most of us, the the browser is the program we interact with most on our computers.
#3 / 2009-06-18 12:00:00 / 3:44 min.
When you venture out into the Internet it's important that you keep yourself safe. In addition to
firewall to block threats that might target you. This we'll look at
anti-virus and anti-spyware software, you want a good
firewall to block threats that might target you. This we'll look at
five free firewall programs that can help keep your PC protected.
#2 / 2009-06-11 12:00:00 / 3:39 min.
Michael "Doctor File Finder" Callahan takes a look at his
top five free anti-virus programs. The available features may vary, but all of them are excellent products. They include
Free Antivirus and AntiSpyware - MWAV,
Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus,
AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition, and
PC Tools AntiVirus Free Edition.
#1 / 2009-02-09 09:00:00 / 2:33 min.
The Internet is a wonderful place to explore and find things. Like the real world though, it has its dangers, but also like the real world there are precautions you can take to keep you, and your children, safe. Running anti-virus software is the first step.
#4 / 2008-10-23 00:00:00 / 1:53 min.
When you first got your PC it was lightening fast and shiny-new. Over time, your computer gets bogged down and can start to run slow. In this tutorial, we demonstrate how to use SpeedUpMyPC 2009 to clear some system memory and get your computer running like it should.
take web clips, create notes, save pictures and much more in the cloud. With Evernote, your data is available anywhere you can find an Internet connection... even on your
BlackBerry, iPhone or other smartphone. Creating clips and notes is easy and
Evernotemakes it easy to
save and access notes online.
If you've ever wanted to have a
dual monitor setupthen you'll want to watch this series where we show you how to set up
dual monitors on your PC. We show you
how to connect dual monitorsto graphics cards, how to
change display settingsfor each monitor and how to
create an ergonomic work space.
Michael "Doctor File Finder" Callahan runs through
the do's and don't of spyware. In short, do
don't get infected with spyware. Obviously there's a lot more to it than that... Doc gives us some
best practices for avoiding spyware, malware and other junkware, explains
how to get rid of spywareand where on the Internet to avoid to not get your
computer infected with spywarein the first place.
Michael "Doctor File Finder" Callahan takes a look at shining lights in the world of software. From the top five HTML editors to the five best image editors, the best anti-spyware, anti-virus and anti-malware programs, Doc has the prescription for what ails your PC or Mac.
Doctor File Finder" Callahan takes a close look at all the Windows Live service has to offer in this
Beginner's Guide to Windows Live. In this 10-part series, Doc covers everything from
sharing pictures through Windows Liveand
creating your own Windows Live Spaceto
linking your Xbox Live to MSN and Windows Liveto the
free 25GB of online file storage with SkyDrive.
iPhone photo-sharing app Instagram was recently the big buzz when Facebook bought it for one billion dollars.
Android apps on PlayBook, rooting your Android phone and Acer entering the tablet fray with the Iconia A500
Android apps on PlayBook explained; what they do, what they don't. An always up to date means to root just about any Android phone and Acer entering the tablet fray with the $450 Iconia A500
On this week's show, BlackBerry figures if you can't beat 'em, join 'em. More Nexus Prime shenanigans and freemium games by the numbers. Also, Kate Abraham brings us her review of Aquapets for Android.
This Week: Part two - Five more great iPhone productivity apps for iPhone rounding out the top 10