How to take screenshots with a Mac keyboard on Windows

Mac keyboards do not have the PrtScr key that you need to make screenshots on Windows machines. An easy way to circumvent that problem without getting a new keyboard is to use the built-in Windows on-screen keyboard. Regardless of what hardware keyboard is attached to the machine, the on-screen keyboard always provides the same keys including ... Read more

Google Earth alternative – Marble (Linux, Windows, Mac)

Google products have the tendancy to not be liked for several reasons, such as installing additional stuff like updaters and managers. For the popular Google Earth application, there is an alternative, originally developed for the Linux KDE desktop environment, but now available for the major operating systems including Windows and Mac. Marble lacks the detailed ... Read more

Create free mindmaps on Windows, Mac and Linux

Mindmaps always come in handy when it comes to planning stuff or just brainstorming: To not waste tons of paper and being able to dynamically re-arrange and rename items, it is always good to have a digital solution for such things - in this case, there is Freemind, a freeware for creating simple mindmaps, downloadable ... Read more