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by Midas
Thu May 06, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Kid3 (audio tagger & file manager)
Replies: 21
Views: 26341

Re: Kid3 (audio tagger & file manager)

Topic update: Kid3 v3.8.6 released 2021-03-18 (changelog at https://kid3.kde.org/#history). FYI, new official homepage is at https://kid3.kde.org/ (source is at https://invent.kde.org/multimedia/kid3/). Kid3 Audio Tagger: If you want to easily tag multiple MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, O...
by Midas
Wed May 05, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: CUETools - lossless audio/CUE sheet form tools
Replies: 18
Views: 27016

Re: CUETools - lossless audio/CUE sheet form tools

CueTools v2.1.9 released (changelog and download at https://github.com/gchudov/cuetools.net/releases/). CUETools 2.1.9 Changelog - Codecs: Update WavPack to 5.4.0 - Update Russian translation - EACPlugin: Add Newtonsoft.Json.dll - Allow three dots at the end of album titles - Update UnRAR DLLs to v...
by Midas
Tue May 04, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)
Replies: 145
Views: 252877

Re: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)

SYSTEM wrote:... auto-reject any sites which ask for permission to send push notifications - almost no sites which want it have no business asking for it, and it's more convenient to just not even allow them to ask.
Ditto.
by Midas
Mon May 03, 2021 4:06 am
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: Removing Windows 95/98/ME?
Replies: 21
Views: 17825

Re: Removing Windows 95/98/ME?

Yeah, I know. And Archive.org has loads of old programs for one to amuse oneself with...

But, personally, I'm partial to 98, not 95.
by Midas
Mon May 03, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)
Replies: 145
Views: 252877

Re: Vivaldi (Opera [inspired] browser alternative)

Cool. 8)

The big G introducing yet another net scourge -- let the FLoC rain on (unsuspecting) people...

FTR, Vivaldi isn't alone in rejecting it:

by Midas
Sun May 02, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: Removing Windows 95/98/ME?
Replies: 21
Views: 17825

Re: Removing Windows 95/98/ME?

I for one think those OS mentions have historical value so I'd leave them as they are -- but I find it would be alright to no longer include them in new entries, as a deprecation measure, I guess. E.g., I've been pondering setting up a Win98 VM for some old programs and games -- even making it amena...
by Midas
Sat May 01, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Telegram - cross platform, secure chat
Replies: 74
Views: 109876

Re: Telegram - cross platform, secure chat

BTW, Durov ( Telegram 's founder) posted this last Wednesday: Really excited about the recently launched web versions of Telegram -- https://webk.telegram.org and https://webz.telegram.org 🎉 They are light years ahead of what any other social media service has to offer on the web: fast, slick, fluid...
by Midas
Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:29 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Biniware Run [DotNET launcher]
Replies: 27
Views: 41280

Re: Biniware Run [DotNET launcher]

Something like this ? https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/download/file.php?id=1716 Exactly! 8) That would be great, at least for me personally. 5. As another suggestion, maybe you could have small tabs, for further categories and icons. (See examples from old TPFC posts of mine at https://www....
by Midas
Thu Apr 29, 2021 3:37 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Biniware Run [DotNET launcher]
Replies: 27
Views: 41280

Re: Biniware Run [DotNET launcher]

Nice, thanks. 8)

A request for the future: could Biniware Run also possibly include a toolbar setup? So instead of a menu layout, the app would show a (customizable) mini-toolbar with icons, that gets hidden when something is run...
by Midas
Wed Apr 28, 2021 5:12 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Mypal
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: Mypal

Thanks for resurfacing Mypal , Local . 8) FYI, Mypal was first mentioned in TPFC forums by Smallhagrid at https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=90739#p90739 (see also https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=91036#p91036 and https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/vi...
by Midas
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Gif - Screen capture
Replies: 2
Views: 492

Re: Gif - Screen capture

Hi, dmiranda and welcome -- finally... ;)

Though likely, I couldn't find my request for drag'n'drop; maybe in a different topic?

And thanks for bringing Gifsicle to the community attention.
by Midas
Tue Apr 27, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Tag Scanner
Replies: 10
Views: 16156

Re: Tag Scanner

Thanks for the tip, zorro. 8)

Do you happen to know of any online source for these files? A unified package, perhaps?
by Midas
Thu Apr 22, 2021 4:21 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Classic Browser (Chromium based)
Replies: 22
Views: 6230

Re: Classic Browser (Chromium based)

QED: "no-install" ≠ "portable"... :|
by Midas
Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Google/Youtube popups
Replies: 1
Views: 1188

Google/Youtube popups

As a privacy counter-measure, I have my browser set to aggressively clear non allow-listed cookies -- doing this via browser options and " Self-Destructing Cookies ", " I don't care about cookies " and " uBlock Origin [/b]" (included with AdNauseam ) Firefox addons. As an aggravating side-effect, I'...
by Midas
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:44 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Online privacy and a new social credit score
Replies: 4
Views: 5904

Re: Online privacy and a new social credit score

LizzieSp wrote:I am very concerned about these trends.

We should all be, irrespective of political alignment. The total surveillance societies that are coalescing around the planet as we speak are neither benevolent nor amenable to the public good...