Google+ beware

I accidentally re-joined Google+ for a few hours today, so I left again! Google ask why you’re leaving; this is what I told them: I updated one piece of information in my Google profile, only to find I had been re-joined to Google+ against my wishes. Google+ (GooglePlus) makes me feel insecure as I don’t…

Linux Software substitutes for Windows Part 2

For years, in Windows, I used Stone’s WebWriter; http://www.webwriter.dk and then HTML-Kit; http://www.htmlkit.com to create and edit webpages – not the greatest software but both very usable… and free! Now I’m using Bluefish Editor; http://bluefish.openoffice.nl easily as good if not better than the Windows software. I’m also trialling the popular mind mapping tool XMind; www.xmind.net – having previously used the web based Text2MindMap; www.text2mindmap.com.

Clementine Media Player

Clementine Media Player I’ve tried several media players on Linux Mint Cinnamon, Banshee works well as a player, but randomly crashes when manually changing tracks, so I’ve un-installed it. Clementine comes well recommended and appears to be available for many platforms, and most importantly has only the features I need. In the Windows environment I…