Archive for 'software'

Create 2D panoramic pictures with autostitch

Here’s a recommendation for a piece of softare I’ve been using for a couple of years. Autostitch is a fantastic piece of software for creating panoramic images and the results are nothing short of amazing. I’ve tried several photo-stitching applications in the past: some require lots of manual intervention to approximately align the photos in [...]

My first Chumby widget: XBMChumby

Intro I’ve created a Chumby widget to act as a basic remote display for XBMC. I’ve been using it and reworking it over the last couple of weeks and I think it’s now in a state where I can make it available for others to try. It works by retreiving an RSS feed from the [...]

GreatNews: My new default RSS reader

I’ve been through a few different RSS readers over the past couple of years but recently had settled on FeedReader. It’s free, does all the basics very well and didn’t have any glaringly obvious features missing. Today when I launched FeedReader it prompted me to download a new version which I dutifully did but while [...]