With Google reader closing, it's time to turn to a new feed-reader. In that regard I have now switched to feedly. Importing my google reader info was easy. Feedly is also aesthetically pleasing on the eyes. All in all I'm quite satisfied.
"The internet is swamped with people pirating movies and music, costing
the entertainment industry millions each year. The Nopir-B worm targets
people it believes may be involved in piracy, but fails to discriminate
between the true criminals and those who may have MP3 files they have
created themselves," said Graham Cluley,
senior technology consultant for Sophos. "Whichever side of the fence
you come down on in regards to internet piracy, there's no debate about
the criminal nature of this worm - designed to inflict malicious damage
on people's Windows computers."
I have just downloaded Picasa 2. I haven't really had much time to try it out yet, but it looks good.
"A free software download from Google.
Picasa is software that helps you instantly find, edit and share all
the pictures on your PC. Every time you open Picasa, it automatically
locates all your pictures (even ones you forgot you had) and sorts them
into visual albums organized by date with folder names you will
recognize. You can drag and drop to arrange your albums and make labels
to create new groups. Picasa makes sure your pictures are always
Picasa also makes advanced editing simple by putting one-click fixes
and powerful effects at your fingertips. And Picasa makes it a snap to
share your pictures – you can email, print photos home, make gift CDs,
instantly share via Hello™, and even post pictures on your own blog."