12th Annual ATA-TCD Mid-Year Conference


April 29–May 1, 2011: The Business of Translation

Morning Session #2: 10 Technology Tips You Can Start Using Today

1. VoIP
Skype Website: www.skype.com
Skype in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skype
Skype in C-Net: http://goo.gl/274N
Vonage Website: http://www.vonage.com/
Android App for Skype: http://goo.gl/YasR
Website of Google Voice: www.google.com/voice

2. DNS
OpenDNS Website: www.opendns.com/
OpenDNS in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenDNS
OpenDNS in Digital Inspiration: http://goo.gl/v89i
Google Public DNS: http://code.google.com/speed/public-dns/

3. Encryption
TrueCrypt Website: www.truecrypt.org
TrueCrypt in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TrueCrypt
FreeOTFE Website: http://www.freeotfe.org/
DiskCryptor Website: http://diskcryptor.net/wiki/Main_Page/en
Comparison of Disk Encryption Software: http://goo.gl/Jfz7

4. Passwords
KeyPass Website: http://keepass.info/
KeyPass in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KeePass
Password Safe Website: http://passwordsafe.sourceforge.net/
PCWorld about Password Tools: http://goo.gl/nDRDR
5 Tips for Secure Passwords: http://goo.gl/jvmi3
Passwords How-To: http://geodsoft.com/howto/password/
Zone Alarm: How to Avoid the Most Common and Dangerous Passwords

5. Sharing/Collaboration
Dropbox Features: https://www.dropbox.com/features
Dropbox in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dropbox_%28service%29
Clever Ways to Use Dropbox: http://goo.gl/6C4uB
PCWorld about Dropbox: http://goo.gl/rQNug
Box.net Website: http://www.box.net/

6. Note Taking
Evernote Website: http://www.evernote.com/
Evernote in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evernote
Evernote App for Android: http://tinyurl.com/48o8fur
Zotero Website: http://www.zotero.org/
Remember the Milk Website: http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

7. Text Editors
Notepad++ Website: http://notepad-plus-plus.org/
Notepad++ in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Notepad%2B%2B
Notepad++ in Tech Republic: http://goo.gl/xgXyL
What is a Text Editor: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Text_editor
Best Free Text Editor: http://goo.gl/nLxuL

8. Power Protection
UPS in Wikipedia: http://goo.gl/9aYq
PCWorld about Power Protection: http://goo.gl/mN9D8
Tech Republic about Power Protection: http://goo.gl/KO7BJ

9. Data Backup
Data Backup in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Backup
Carbonite Website: http://goo.gl/ENp37
Mozy Website: http://mozy.com/
CrashPlan Website: crashplan.com
KineticD Website: http://goo.gl/w0k4G
PC Magazine about On-Line Backup: http://goo.gl/9gjs
ConsumerSearch External HD Review: http://goo.gl/jx7M1
PC Magazine HD Review: http://www.pcmag.com/reviews/hard-drives
Wikipedia List of Backup Software: http://goo.gl/MO61

10. Infections
AVG Website: http://free.avg.com/us-en/homepage
Sunbelt Website: http://goo.gl/KrFu
ComboFix Download: http://goo.gl/uVQZ
ComboFix Guide & Tutorial: http://goo.gl/UbWo

11. Presentation
Prezi Website: http://prezi.com/
Prezi in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prezi
Adobe Ahead Website: http://beta.ahead.com
Garr Reynolds: Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery
Nancy Duarte: slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations

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