I am cursed with the need to be an early adopter. When new technology comes out, I need to have it right away. Such was the case last Friday when Windows 8 was released. I was downloading my copy at 6:00 in the morning.
Installing a new operating system the day it is released comes with anticipation and excitement. What new features will it have? How will it change my computing life forever?
It also comes with anxiety as compatibility issues and a lack of documentation is sure to plague the process.
Four days later, I have upgraded 2 computers and worked with Windows 8 for a few dozen hours. Here are my initial thoughts on the experience. [Read more…]
Here at MyTechOpinion, we have been huge fans of Snagit?by TechSmith for years. It has been our choice of software for capturing screenshots.
Much more flexible and powerful than the default “print screen” functionality, Snagit allows for small areas of a screen to be captured. It can also can scroll down the page to capture an entire web page.
This functionality has been great and worth the $49.95 price tag, but what has been added to the latest version (11.0) blew us away.
In the new version, Snagit has added video capture and advanced sharing. [Read more…]