Monthly Archives: February 2012

Free Software February 14, 2012 posted by

Download entire websites using HTTrack [Daily Freeware]

There are times when you want to save a website, as it is. Maybe you’re going to be disconnected for a while, and want to browse through the content on a really long flight. Whatever the reason, it’s not as simple as just hitting “Save As” in your browser. That might get you a single page, but not the rest of them. For that you’ll need a special piece of software.

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Download entire websites using HTTrack [Daily Freeware]
Gadgets February 14, 2012 posted by

iPad Hover Bar holds your tablet right where you need it

When using your iPad 2, there can be a little bit of difficulty getting it at the exact angle that you want it. You can get a stand that will let it sit in portrait or landscape mode, but sometime that’s just not enough. The iPad Hover Bar is a great way to place your favorite tablet wherever you want, without having it be too bulky so you can take it with you when you’re on the go.

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iPad Hover Bar holds your tablet right where you need it
Gadgets February 13, 2012 posted by

What if your case could clean your phone’s screen?

Touchscreen devices have invaded thousands upon thousands of homes. While they are extremely useful, they seem to be a magnet for fingerprints and smudges. To some, this might not be such a big deal, but for others, if the screen is smudged, they have to clean it before it touches their face. The only problem is that one don’t always have a cleaning cloth available.

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What if your case could clean your phone’s screen?
Gadgets February 13, 2012 posted by

Commercial Juicer is serious about juicing

Some of us like fresh fruit juice. That’s not a bad thing either, as there are all sorts of health benefits to be had from this delectable treat. However, there are some out there that love juice so much, that they need something like the Commercial Juicer.

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Commercial Juicer is serious about juicing
Free Software February 13, 2012 posted by

NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and more [Daily Freeware]

Have you ever wondered just how much bandwidth you use each month? If you have an ISP that enforces a cap on how much you’re allowed to use, there’s a good chance that you’ll want to keep a close eye on it. Unfortunately, not all ISP’s provide users with a tool to properly track bandwidth usage. If you’re looking for a free program that can do this for you, the you might want to check out NetWorx.

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NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and more [Daily Freeware]
Fun & Games February 13, 2012 posted by

Precision Gyroscope uses science to keep spinning

Chances are, whenever you were younger, you tried your hand at spinning a top. This is one of the more frustrating toys in existence, because no matter how hard you try, you can only to get the top to keep going for a few seconds. If you managed to get more than ten seconds out of it, the only explanation would have to be sorcery and witchcraft.

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Precision Gyroscope uses science to keep spinning
hmm..interesting February 13, 2012 posted by

Magnetic Soap Holder

Gel soaps are great and all, but once you switch to bar soap, it’s hard to ever go back. They just lather so nicely, and a lot of them have that “organic” aspect to them, which makes them more eco-friendly. However, you need to keep it contained so it doesn’t slide all over the place, and if water gets in with the soap, it becomes a soupy mess. There are many different alternatives to solve this problem, but this is…

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Magnetic Soap Holder
reprise February 12, 2012 posted by

Ferret posts this week

Here’s a quick round-up of Red Ferret posts from the past week for those who missed them. Enjoy. Create beautiful HDR images for free with Picturenaut [Daily Freeware] – Every now and then you’ll come… Swimmer’s Treadmill is a mini pool that gives you a full workout – It’s really hard to find enough… UFO Power Center saves money by cutting off power to your gadgets – We all need to cut down on… Would you wear a Google Chrome…

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Gadgets February 11, 2012 posted by

Serafin Wall Mount Fireplace

When we think of a wintery setting, the image of sitting next to the fireplace with a cup of cocoa comes to mind. While having a wood-burning fireplace is great and all, you have to have the chimney swept, and keep up with acquiring wood and disposing of the ashes. Even with the gas burning ones, you still have to use up the same amount of space. It would make sense to get something like a space heater that would…

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Serafin Wall Mount Fireplace
hmm..interesting February 11, 2012 posted by

The EcoSpeed app – save money and fuel too!

Getting from point A to point B isn’t always easy. That’s why on-board navigation systems are so popular. But if you want to be fuel efficient and get there easily, there’s an app for that called EcoSpeed. Based on a decade of driving research, EcoSpeed was designed to help save money and create better driving habits that are more fuel efficient. Created by Clarian Labs, a Seattle, Washington technology incubator, this fascinating mobile application lets you plot a direct route…

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The EcoSpeed app – save money and fuel too!
Gadgets February 10, 2012 posted by

Why look at the road when you can stare at your tablet while driving?

There are a lot of things to distract a person while driving. There’s a whole world outside your car to look at, passengers to talk to, knobs and buttons to fiddle with, and so much more. Thankfully there are companies out there that are hard at work finding ways to distract you even further. The latest product in the fight against focused driving is the Satechi SCH-121 Cup Holder Mount.

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Why look at the road when you can stare at your tablet while driving?
Free Software February 10, 2012 posted by

Screenshot Captor gives you the most control over your screenshots [Daily Freeware]

Most people don’t think a lot about taking screenshots. It’s a nice way to capture an error message to have someone look at, or take a picture of a piece of software as its running. However, there are some people that use this feature a lot, so much that simply hitting the print screen button isn’t enough. For those people, there’s Screenshot Captor.

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Screenshot Captor gives you the most control over your screenshots [Daily Freeware]
Gadgets February 10, 2012 posted by

Stationary Epicycle is one overpriced workout machine

Exercise bikes do their normal job of helping you lose weight, but they look a bit silly. What we all really need is an expensive workout machine that will give you the exactly same results as if you bought the cheaper version. You should look good while you’re working to look good, and only the Epicycle is going to help you do that.

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Stationary Epicycle is one overpriced workout machine
Awesome February 10, 2012 posted by

Recoil Winders eliminate tangled wires forever

Cords are an absolute nightmare. This is common information to all of us who deal with headphone cords, cellphone chargers, and various other cables throughout the day. There are all sorts of devices that will help you wrap these up nice and tight, but they still look messy, and take a while to wrap and secure. This is why the Recoil Winders are going to change the way we organize those snake-like devils.

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Recoil Winders eliminate tangled wires forever