Finds of the Week is a list of web sites I've come across lately that are interesting, fun, or useful (or all three).
‘Should I Remove It?’ Helps You Decide Which Windows Apps To Uninstall
Even long time computer users aren't always sure whether to uninstall PC programs but this tool helps you make a decision - it analyzes your installed programs and suggests programs you can safely remove. One of the great features of this app is having access to program details, descriptions, the Windows versions it runs on, popularity, user rating, install base statistics by countries and PC manufacturers, and a lot more.
Download Free Microsoft Office 2013 Quick Start Guides in PDF Format
Get free Quick Start Guides for Office programs such as Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, One Note, Outlook, Publisher, Access, Project and Visio. Programs will vary according to which version of Office you have. (via)
Use Tech to Get Organized: Tools, Websites, Apps and More
I ran across this article in my on-going (and seemingly never ending) search for the best way to organize things. The tools in this article are sorted into useful categories such as Notebooks/Journals/Clippings, To-Do/Task Management, Project Management and so on.
How To Make Firefox Display Mobile Versions Of Websites On A PC
It may seem odd at first to visit mobile versions of a web page from your browser, but for slow internet connections they can speed things up, and sometimes the interface is nicer. :)
Resources for Free Online Programming & Computer Science Classes
This list of resources has two categories, one for fun and one for serious learning. Some of these have been featured here at Gizmo's Freeware so there might be some repetition.
One more thing: 33 Of The Most Amazing Earth-From-Space Photos You'll Ever See
Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield, currently on board the International Space Station, has been sharing these amazing photos. You can view 33 of these awesome photos on this site. Heads up: this is a very graphics intensive web page, it takes some time to load with a slow connection. I think it's worth the wait, but your mileage may vary. :)
Until next time,