Creating EPUB files with wallabag

You might remember a post I wrote a few months ago about wallabag, an open source alternative to read-it-later apps like Instapaper and pocket. If you don’t remember, feel free to go back to that post and read it. Don’t worry. I’ll wait for you. Done? Great! Let’s continue. One of the drawbacks of wallabag […]

Open source alternatives to web apps: ownCloud Calendar

App: Calendar Replaces: Google Calendar, Yahoo! Calendar, Zoho Calendar A calendar is more than just something that you use to mark off the days until the weekend. It’s also a powerful tool for keeping organized and keeping track of your appointments and more. One of the apps built into ownCloud is a calendar. While it’s […]

Open source alternatives to web apps: ownCloud News

App: News Replaces: goRead, The Old Reader, Feedreader It’s been almost a year since Google Reader was shut down. Believe it or not, I still hear people whining about that. It’s not that they didn’t have advanced warning and time to find an alternative … And there are alternatives out there. Some of them existed […]

Enhancing your screen captures with Shutter

Generally, I like my software to do one thing and do it well. One of the exceptions to that is screen capture software. While I have nothing against a good basic screen capture tool, there are usually a few enhancement that I want to make to my snaps. And I don’t like to add the […]

Taking a look at Fogger

A few years ago, one of the applications that I used extensively on my desktop was Mozilla Prism. Prism, as I mentioned in an article about it: enables you to create desktop shortcuts that open Web applications in their own windows — sort of like when you use desktop software like Microsoft Office or Photoshop. […]

Open source alternatives to web apps: wallabag

Application: Wallabag Replaces: Instapaper, Pocket, Readability No matter how well you manage your time often, you probably don’t get a chance to read interesting articles and blog posts when you find them. Luckily, there are several web applications that allow you to clip articles and read them later. The most popular of those applications are […]