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Useful Stuff
(Last updated: 31/01/20)


Useful stuff


WWW tools

  • Online TrID file identifier
    Recognize hundreds of file types from any browser!
  • File Extension Seeker
    File extensions websites search engine NEW
  • Online Hex Dump
    Take a quick look to a file's header with only a browser
    Free Online Virus and Malware Scan


    WWW resources

  • - Best File Extension / Type / Format Resources List
  • FILExt - The File Extension Source
  • - The File Extensions Resource
  • Wotsit's Format - The Programmer's File Format Collection
  • - Forensic Computing Resource...
  • Programmers - The most complete online source to download free programming files, source code, tools and more for a whole range of languages and technologies, including VB, C/C++/C#, .NET and Java
  • - A lot of links & info about compression
  • File Extension Torrent - BitTorrent info page
  • WEBster - The Place on the Net to Learn Assembly Language Programming
  • Wikipedia - The free encyclopedia
  • The Jargon Lexicon
  • Jargoogle
  • Vivisimo Clustering - automatic categorization and meta-search
  • V.E.R.A. Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms
  • The Free Dictionary by Farlex - Online Dictionary, Encyclopedia and Thesaurus. Free access.
  • Free online English dictionary, thesaurus and reference guide...
  • Microsoft MSDN Driver Development Kit Glossary Terms and acronyms of interest to driver writers
  • Programmers Tools - a web site dedicated for all kinds of tools and utitlities for the true WinBloze programmer
  • Neevia Document Converter eXPress - free online converter for many documents types
  • speek's performance comparison of lossless audio compressors
  • Neil's PEiD Plugins
  • The Unofficial Web Applications List - Lots of free web tools
  • Universal Videogame List - biggest on-line database about almost any video game ever created
  • - in-house developed software, and also a review site
  • WokFi - USB adaptors and Do-It-Yourself WiFi antennas (local mirror)
  • - Home of the Web's Best Freebies.
  • Web Hosting - Provide reviews and ratings of hosting services
  • Auction Sniper
  • ExtraLargeMail

    Useful tools

  • 010 Editor - Hex Editor - Edit any binary file format with Binary Templates & scripting (free trial)
  • ConTEXT - Programmers editor
  • Back2Life - File Undelete and Data Recovery software for Windows
  • Waze - Real-time maps and traffic information based on the wisdom of the crowd

    Developers tools/libraries

  • Lua - The programming language Lua
  • Egrid32 - Best grid component for Windows (coming soon!)
  • - Home of the FireFly Visual Designer.

    More fun than useful... :-)

  • Quotes for Programmers
  • Il Motore Anagrammatico del Gaunt - Generatore di anagrammi a frase in italiano
  • ASCII Generator
  • Babbea - Ripescato il link in mezzo a qualche vecchio post su it.comp.ia! Babbea una sorta di cugina scema della venerabile Eliza!
  • Exe64 BT Tracker - Just a simple tracker for sharing some random things... :-)