Odds 'n Ends

Useful ICt and Web tools

  Computer Phone

Gizmo Project

Gizmo is a free phone for your computer that makes calling as easy as instant messaging.

MP3 Converters

Lame Binaries for Windows

LAME is an LGPL MP3 encoder. The Open source development model allowed to improve its quality and speed since 1999. It is now an highly evolved MP3 encoder, with quality and speed able to rival state of the art commercial encoders.


CDex is a powerful ripper and encoder combo that has satisfied MP3 software fans for a few years now. Albert Faber is a leading contributor for the LAME encoding project.


Articulate Presenter

Articulate Presenter lets non-technical users create e-learning courses by adding narration and interactivity to a standard PowerPoint® file. At the press of the button, your presentation is transformed into a compelling Flash-based course.


Dropload is a place for you to drop your files off and have them picked up by someone else at a later time. Recipients you specify are sent an email with instructions on how to download the file.


Large file transfers are quick, easy, and secure with YouSendIt.
Our easy-to-use interface sends your sensitive information online safely. Have complete confidence that your data will get to its destination.

Markin is a Windows program which runs on the teacher’s computer. It can import a student’s text for marking by pasting from the clipboard, or directly from an RTF or text file. Once the text has been imported, Markin provides all the tools a teacher needs to mark and annotate the text.


webmaster’s colour laboratory. A complete client-side web technology memory jogger.

Free Icons and cursors

Fun Cool Free Stuff Trivia, Jokes, Games Freeware, Icons, Cursors.

Valentines’ cursors

Themes Screensavers Wallpaper Cursors Icons Outlook Stationery

Let’s Powwow
Free online meeting for groups up to 10 attendees
Fully collaborate on Windows, Mac and Linux with any application Perfect for remote training and support
Reduce travel cost and time


Software that lets your computer talk…


Mystickies is a web-based service which gives you the ability to put a sticky note on aweb page. When you come back to the page, your sticky note is still there, where you left it. This enables us to remember what was important about the page to us.


Webnote is a tool for taking notes on your computer. It allows you to quickly write something down during a meeting, class, or any other time that you have a web browser available.


ClockLink provides fashionable clocks that you can easily embed in your web page. All you need to do is simply paste the tag on your web page. Our clock will display the city name of your choice if you choose. You can also choose a time zone for your clock so it will show the correct time. Decorate your website with our clocks!

WordLearner™ is designed to help you learn or teach words in any language - on the internet, on a mobile phone, on public transport or in the classroom!


Wink is a Tutorial and Presentation creation software, primarily aimed at creating tutorials on how to use software (like a tutor for MS-Word/Excel etc). Using Wink you can capture screenshots, add explanations boxes, buttons, titles etc and generate a highly effective tutorial for your users.


Are you sick of posting URLs in emails only to have it break when sent causing the recipient to have to cut and paste it back together? Then you’ve come to the right place. By entering in a URL in the text field below, we will create a tiny URL that will not break in email postings and never expires.

JavaScript Kit

Free Java Script. For example: Learn how to use JavaScript to open, close, and manipulate windows.

How much time do you have?An online Jigsaw Puzzle where you choose the level of difficulty from a simple 6 piece cut to a challenging 247 piece cut.Daily entertainmentA new Puzzle-of-the-day every day.A thousand picturesChoose your puzzle from the huge collection of stunning images in the Gallery.

Magnetic Poetry Online Kits require Flash

Using the following nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs and other words .