Micro-kernel operating system in which all the processes, such as active applications, drivers or protocol stacks, run outside the kernel. As a result, the system is extremely stable. The QNX Momentics Development Suite includes a number of different developer tools and libraries.
Minimises selected programs to the system tray instead of the taskbar, saving space and resources. Useful for background tasks constantly running but rarely used. Manufacturer's web site currently unavailable.
Collection of all the most important system utilities for troubleshooting and system analysis in Windows. Contains AccessChk, AccessEnum, Autoruns, BgInfo, Filemon, ProcessExplorer, ProcessMonitor, RegMon, RootkitRevealer and ShareEnum.
Linux system based on Fedora with good hardware support and extensive functions for devices with power and cell processors, such as the Playstation 3. Running the operating system on the Playstation 3 is officially supported by Sony. Enhanced and PS3 versions are available at a cost. Program no longer available.
Display ruler with pixel scale and horizontal and vertical alignment over the entire display. Offers manual and automatic distance measurement, a zoom window and adjustments such as ruler stand-off distance, colour and transparency.
Debian-based Linux distribution that only contains free software. Suitable for Linux beginners. Version 12.04 LTS (with long-term support) is also available to download. For further information on the latest version 12.10, see The H. Fast and secure download from The H
Searches EXE, OCX and DLL files to locate installed software, checks to see if it’s current and provides information about the latest updates by sending all the program information to the manufacturer’s server. Fast and secure download from The H
Prints any file on each printer configured on the system or on the network, directly from the Windows Explorer menu or in the integrated browser menu. Includes extended functions for HP DesignJets and printers with PostScript RIPs; extended Plus Version, which is also free, is available.