8 Of The Coolest Brushes For The Gimp

8 Of The Coolest Brushes For The Gimp

Like almost any piece of software with rudimentary drawing capability, Gimp includes simple brushes like squares, circles, and fuzzy circles. While they get you by for many basic needs, there’s a lot more you can do. Everything from flowers and vines to flames and bubbles can be created by brushes, and today we’re going to […]

How To Spell Check Multiple Languages In Firefox?

How To Spell Check Multiple Languages In Firefox?

Being able to speak multiple languages doesn’t mean you are able to write perfectly well in those languages. There are times where misspelled words go unnoticed and the article was published with the error. If you are like me, you will definitely enjoy the spell checking feature in Firefox. Firefox‘s built-in spell checking feature has […]

How to Enable/Disable Google Chrome Print Preview Feature [Quick Tips]

How to Enable/Disable Google Chrome Print Preview Feature [Quick Tips]

One of the feature that Google Chrome has added to its recent release is the Print Preview feature, which as its name implies, allows you to preview the page before the actual printing. This feature is still in beta and is not available for selection in the Wrench menu yet. For those who are unhappy […]

A Review of Red Eclipse, Free and Open Source FPS

A Review of Red Eclipse, Free and Open Source FPS

The number of truly free and open source games available for download is small in general, but in terms of genre, first-person shooters (FPS) have plenty of representation. This is largely due to the 3D engines that have been released into the free software community, which lend themselves well to FPS games. The Cube Engine 2 is […]

Storify: Write and Publish Stories Using Social Media Content

Storify: Write and Publish Stories Using Social Media Content

To write a story on a particular topic, you often cut bits and pieces from all over the web. To create an effective and informative story in this way, you find yourself constantly jumping from one site to another. What you could really use is “Storify” – a web service that merges the most popular […]

How to Open and Mark Up A .Pub File on Your Mac

How to Open and Mark Up A .Pub File on Your Mac

If you work with Windows users, or with Windows based systems at your job, you know that one of the most annoying things to deal with is the sharing of your incompatible files. Sure, the majority of your files will work well enough, if you deal primarily in jpegs and text documents. What about .Pub […]

Kindle for iPhone App: Connecting It All Together

Kindle for iPhone App: Connecting It All Together

These days, people are turning to digital content for all their reading needs, whether it be books, newspapers, or magazines. At close to the same price, and many times cheaper, it just doesn’t make sense to stick with printed reading materials. But the largest reason to go digital is because it’s more readily available. You […]

Bartender Lite = A More Useful Android Notification Bar

Bartender Lite = A More Useful Android Notification Bar

One of the most under utilized parts of an Android phone is the notification bar. While it is useful for alerting you of emails, calendar appointments and SMS messages. The Android navigation bar can do so much more. Previously on Make Tech Easier,  we showed you how to put a reminder note in your Android […]

Agile Words: A Feature-rich and User-friendly Collaboration Tool for Word Files

Agile Words: A Feature-rich and User-friendly Collaboration Tool for Word Files

Microsoft Word is used by countless Windows users to create and modify documents. While Word offers a number of useful document creation applications, it still is not a very user-friendly solution when it comes to collaborating on a document with others. If you collaborate on a Word document without using a third-party application, you would […]