January, 2011 - PowerCram Blog

Amazon Simple Email Service on Windows – How To

Today Amazon announced AWS Simple Email Service (SES) beta.  SES is a great addition to Amazon Web Services, with it an organization can send marketing, transactional, subscription or system notification messages without have to manage their own messaging infrastructure.  And just like all other AWS services it’s pay-as-you-go – even free in some instances. Soon as I received […]

GNUWin32 Grep for Windows

Grep for Windows 7, Windows 2008, etc. Grep searches one or more input files for lines containing a match to a specified pattern. By default, grep prints the matching lines. The general synopsis of the grep command line is grep options pattern input_file_names Grep for Windows examples Download GNUWin32 Grep.

My Favorite Firefox Add-ons

While there are thousands of Firefox add-ons there are a few I can’t live without; in fact, I install most of these on almost every computer I touch. Video DownloadHelper – DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video and image files from many sites.  Very useful for downloading videos from YouTube or […]

Android App’s Dirty Little Secret

Not long after Droid X came out last summer I got one, breaking a years-long relationship with Blackberry.  For the most part I’ve been pretty happy (other than a few things about which I’ve written: WTF Verizon?  Droid X Punishment, Android (Droid X) Kills SonicWall TZ210, Things I Hate About My Droid X (Android), Blockbuster Android (cr)App, and Quest to Remove Droid Crapware). […]