Home | Amazing | Today | Tags | Publishers | Years | Account | Search 
Don't Spend A Dime: The Path to Low-Cost Computing

Buy

Stop paying for software. A world full of high–quality software is out there that you don’t have to spend a dime for. If you’ve just spent your entire computing budget on a PC only to find that you need software to do anything interesting, this is the book that will show you how to get what you need without wreaking havoc on your finances. Install the right software to make a great work computer for no extra cost.

Packed with the practical, hands–on guidance and technical know–how that you’ve come to expect from Apress, Don’t Spend A Dime: The Path to Low–Cost Computing takes you on a tour of the very best zero–cost software in each of the many categories that matter to the typical PC user. Learn to edit photos on the Internet without having to install any software at all. Find out where to get a free office suite for word processing and spreadsheet work. Whatever your need, James Kelly, best–selling technology author, guides you through the exciting and often confusing world of zero–cost computing. This book

  • Tells you what you need to install to have a fantastic work computer without spending a dime
  • Saves you money by showing you how to meet your computing needs
  • Saves you time by pointing you directly to the best free software
  • Saves you work by illustrating the most commonly performed tasks with each zero–cost software
  • Gives you choices and the ability to make your own decisions for your own needs and requirements

Before you go buy that $400.00 office suite—or worse, before you “borrow” it from work—stop! Let this book show you how to save hundreds of dollars in expensive software. Learn all about the free tools that the digerati use to make their lives better, and stop paying out the nose for software. Don’t spend a dime!

What you’ll learn

  • Find and install the best zero–cost software available.
  • Learn about software as a service and take advantage of photo editing, calendaring, e–mail, and other functionality delivered at no cost via the Web.
  • Manage your money using the “Quicken killer”—a rock–solid, full–featured, zero–cost finance application that puts your finances in order with just a few clicks.
  • Harness the power of OpenOffice and Google Apps for your word processing and spreadsheet (and presentation too!) needs.
  • Communicate with your friends through zero–cost voice calls, e–mail, and instant messaging.
  • Establish a presence on the Web through blogs and social networking sites such as Facebook.

Who this book is for

Don’t Spend a Dime: Never Pay for Software Again! is aimed at students, small–business owners, retirees, educators, and just plain regular folk who aren’t blessed with large budgets and who must squeeze a dime’s worth of value from every penny they earn. You might also be a computer genius who just wants a convenient list of all the best software and easy links to downloading all you need quickly.

Buy this book if

  • You’re tired of spending hundreds of dollars on commercial software only to end up paying all over again as you get caught in the “upgrade treadmill.”
  • You’re a computer whiz who has to set up other people’s machines.
  • You are a student or retiree on a budget.
  • You are a small–business owner needing the power of technology without the expense.
  • You want to save money and have fun at the same time.
(HTML tags aren't allowed.)

Truth, Lies, and Online Dating: Secrets to Finding Romance on the Internet
Truth, Lies, and Online Dating: Secrets to Finding Romance on the Internet

We are all very savvy, grownup people who have embraced the online world as the best place to meet someone. But underneath our savvy exteriors, we’re all little babies when we gethurt.

When it comes to love and relationships, we’ve learned the lesson of touching the hot stove. Burned once, or lots more than once, we are...

Comprehensive VB .NET Debugging
Comprehensive VB .NET Debugging

Visual Studio .NET and, more specifically, Visual Basic .NET give developers more productivity and more power to develop applications, but at the cost of a complex development environment and with a whole new set of potential bugs.

Comprehensive VB .NET Debugging analyzes the new defect types that arise with VB .NET and...

Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Epilepsy
Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Epilepsy

"Epilepsy is a difficult illness to control up to 35% of patients do not respond fully to traditional medical treatments. For this reason, many sufferers choose to rely on or incorporate complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) into their treatment regimens. Written for physicians, knowledgeable laypersons, and other professionals,...


Jump-Starting America: How Breakthrough Science Can Revive Economic Growth and the American Dream
Jump-Starting America: How Breakthrough Science Can Revive Economic Growth and the American Dream
The untold story of how America once created the most successful economy the world has ever seen and how we can do it again.

The American economy glitters on the outside, but the reality is quite different. Job opportunities and economic growth are increasingly concentrated in a few crowded coastal enclaves.
...
CCIE Routing and Switching Official Exam Certification Guide (2nd Edition)
CCIE Routing and Switching Official Exam Certification Guide (2nd Edition)
The Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) certification may be the most challenging and
prestigious of all networking certifications. It has received numerous awards, and certainly has built
a reputation as one of the most difficult certifications to earn in all of the computing world. Having
a CCIE certification opens doors
...
The Hammer of Witches: A Complete Translation of the Malleus Maleficarum
The Hammer of Witches: A Complete Translation of the Malleus Maleficarum
The Malleus Maleficarum, first published in 1486-7, is the standard medieval text on witchcraft and it remained in print throughout the early modern period. Its descriptions of the evil acts of witches and the ways to exterminate them continue to contribute to our knowledge of early modern law, religion and society. Mackay's highly acclaimed...
©2019 LearnIT (support@pdfchm.net) - Privacy Policy