Convert digital images to colour ASCII art with Image2ASCII
June 4, 2017 – 07:22 | No Comment
Convert digital images to colour ASCII art with Image2ASCII

Image2ASCII is an open-source Windows application which converts digital pictures to stylised ASCII art.
The program is tiny, and arrives as a stand-alone executable. There’s no installation required, simply download and run it.

Convert JPEGs to ASCII art with ASCII Art Studio
May 13, 2017 – 05:36 | No Comment
Convert JPEGs to ASCII art with ASCII Art Studio

ASCII art is one of the oldest computer graphics techniques, and can create surprisingly realistic pictures from the 95 printable ASCII characters (letters, numbers and symbols).
The idea was originally used in the 1960s to produce …

GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference
April 12, 2017 – 04:38 | Comments Off on GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference
GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference

Notepad replacements are usually aimed at the most technical users, and like to boast about their syntax highlighting for 500 languages, customisable Git integration and support for more code pages than you ever knew existed.
GetDiz …

REXPaint is an amazing ASCII art editor
November 6, 2015 – 01:32 | Comments Off on REXPaint is an amazing ASCII art editor
REXPaint is an amazing ASCII art editor

ASCII art is a graphics design technique dating back to the 1960s, where pictures are produced entirely from text characters.
The results are, well, basic. But they can have plenty of retro appeal, and producing them …

bstrings searches files for URLs, email addresses, more
July 13, 2015 – 06:25 | Comments Off on bstrings searches files for URLs, email addresses, more
bstrings searches files for URLs, email addresses, more

Bstrings is an open source console-based tool for Windows Vista and later which makes it easy to search files for important strings: URLs, email, IP or MAC addresses, UNC paths, GUIDs, credit card numbers, US …

Monodraw is the Visio of ASCII art
March 5, 2015 – 14:28 | Comments Off on Monodraw is the Visio of ASCII art
Monodraw is the Visio of ASCII art

At first glance, Monodraw’s first public beta looks much like any other OS X diagramming tool. Choose from various themed palettes, drag and drop shapes around on the page, link them up, add captions, tweak …

Revamp your PC with MiTeC InfoBar, a feature-packed desktop accessory
May 15, 2012 – 07:47 | Comments Off on Revamp your PC with MiTeC InfoBar, a feature-packed desktop accessory
Revamp your PC with MiTeC InfoBar, a feature-packed desktop accessory

At first glance, MiTeC InfoBar looks much like a host of other desktop tools. There’s a display of your CPU utilisation here, your free RAM there – not exactly the most interesting or essential of …