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Free Software June 21, 2016 posted by

Autism Aid – the app created to spread Autism awareness

Most people are aware of Autism but they may not be really sure of what that means or how to help. One app developer in Ghana saw that there was a need for more education in that area and decided to fill the gap in with an app. The Autism Aid App is an app designed to help children and parents better understand Autism and find resources in their area.


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Autism Aid – the app created to spread Autism awareness
Free Software June 16, 2016 posted by

Trove – lower your chances of getting bedbugs with that vintage second hand piece

The weather has heated up and with the added time you spend outside in the fresh air, you’re maybe thinking that your living space is a bit cluttered. Or maybe you’re looking to move some things in now that you don’t have to brave icy sidewalks. Either way, if you want to buy used and local then Trove the app to help you do it.


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Trove – lower your chances of getting bedbugs with that vintage second hand piece
Free Software June 13, 2016 posted by

Clear History – spring cleaning for your phone

Unless you’re the type of person that deletes every message and phone call a moment after it’s read/ended, chances are you’ve got a lot of old data just piling up in the form of call logs and browser history. If you don’t want to go through the process of cleaning out your own phone, check out Clean History, the app that does it for you.


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Clear History – spring cleaning for your phone
Awesome May 24, 2016 posted by

Sea Hero Quest – the mobile game that is fighting back against the monster of dementia

As we get older, we sometimes start to lose parts of ourselves. Our minds start to just sort of go. It is sad and tragic for everyone involved but science is trying to fight the deterioration of dementia and we can all help! Download Sea Hero Quest, the mobile game that is crowdsourcing research for dementia.


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Sea Hero Quest – the mobile game that is fighting back against the monster of dementia
Free Software May 18, 2016 posted by

Viridi – grow some cool digital succulents while you find some inner peace [FREEWARE]

When someone says video games you likely think kids shooting at each other in virtual worlds while they yell mean things through headsets if you’re not a gamer. This is a very narrow view of the HUGE world of gaming. There are a ton of games out there for all kinds of people. In fact, there’s a game for people who just want to grow plants. Viridi is the game that wants you to just tend your garden and chill.


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Viridi – grow some cool digital succulents while you find some inner peace [FREEWARE]
Free Software May 13, 2016 posted by

Franz – if you have ALL the social messengers check out this great software and get your notifications in one spot!

It’s 2016 and we’ve managed to develop a host of technologies based around the need to communicate with one another. Whether you do it with funny pictures, videos, or just straight up actual words, chances are you’re talking to someone throughout your day. If you do so through the use of apps, Franz is the software that will combine all your messenger services in one place.


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Franz – if you have ALL the social messengers check out this great software and get your notifications in one spot!
Free Software May 4, 2016 posted by

Flyover Country – the app that shows you what’s really going on with the boring landscape below you

Flying is pretty exciting but there are huge stretches of land that are full of pretty much nothing. No towns, no interesting land forms, nothing. Just, well, land. At least that’s what it looks like from so far above it. If you really want to know what’s below you as you pass, the app Flyover Country will keep you informed.


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Flyover Country – the app that shows you what’s really going on with the boring landscape below you
Free Software May 2, 2016 posted by

Register To Vote – the app that will sign you up to vote in 30 seconds

If you’ve been paying attention to the news, even if you aren’t in America, you may have noticed that it’s an election year for us and it has been pretty heated. If you happen to be State-side and can vote but aren’t registered, Register To Vote is the handy app that wants to help you do it.


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Register To Vote – the app that will sign you up to vote in 30 seconds
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 22, 2016 posted by

Kahn Academy App – brush up on your academics right from your phone

One of the great things about the internet is that it allows us to access information from just about anywhere about anything. Which is awesome when you want to learn something brand new. One of the key places on the internet to get your education on is Khan Academy and now you can access your learning flow with the Khan Academy App.


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Kahn Academy App – brush up on your academics right from your phone
Free Software April 20, 2016 posted by

Podcast Addict – all your podcasts in one place

If you have a long commute or anytime in your life where you need to find something to listen to for an extended period of time, chances are, you’ve discovered podcasts. Maybe you’ve taken it to the next level and have even become a bit of a super fan. If you love yourself some podcasts, then Podcast Addict is the app that will help you keep them all organized.


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Podcast Addict – all your podcasts in one place
Free Software April 18, 2016 posted by

Kid’s Place – the app that keeps your phone contents safe from little fingers [FREEWARE]

It’s not unusual for your little one to get their hands on your phone and then two minutes later, not only have they called everyone you know but you’ve also got a bunch of new apps to clean out and have lost all the high scores on your games. Protect your phone with Kid’s Place, the app that lets your children see only what you want them to see.


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Kid’s Place – the app that keeps your phone contents safe from little fingers [FREEWARE]

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Email Link Encoder - prevent your online…

Wed 11 Jun 2008

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Torque Lite turns your phone into an…

Thu 27 Sep 2012

Torque Lite turns your phone into an awesome car computer [Freeware]
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VLC Media Player for Android – watch…

Wed 27 May 2015

VLC Media Player for Android – watch what you want, when you want
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Auto Hide Desktop Icons makes your desktop…

Mon 28 Nov 2011

Auto Hide Desktop Icons makes your desktop look less cluttered
There's nothing quite so embarrassing as someone stopping by your house, only to find it a complete mess. For me, […]

Resurrect Pages - excellent Firefox addon lets…

Tue 24 Nov 2009

The free Resurrect Pages addon for Firefox gives you the power to restore lost Web content at a stroke. You […]

Safe Calc - store your secret data…

Thu 14 May 2009

Safe Calc is the digital equivalent of those fake tins of beans you see which act as a safe house […]

Buycott – make sure your money is…

Thu 10 Dec 2015

Buycott – make sure your money is going to a good place
People want to do things to help the world but not everyone can take to the streets in protest. Luckily […]

Amazon Hack: how to get free Amazon…

Tue 29 Jan 2013

Amazon Hack: how to get free Amazon eBooks in your favorite genre delivered to your inbox every week. [Freeware]
[Update: Amazon has killed this service for some reason, by removing the RSS feature. A good alternative you may enjoy […]

Instant Dictionary - highlight and define tricky…

Wed 16 Jul 2014

Instant Dictionary – highlight and define tricky words instantly in Chrome [Freeware]
The days of the physical and bulky dictionaries are definitely over, as one only needs to open a browser and […]

FasterFox.…

Mon 10 Oct 2005

FasterFox. Speed up your Firefox browser by tweaking settings. Installs into Firefox Options if you can’t find it. I didn’t […]

QuickMonth Calendar - cute free utility adds…

Wed 21 Jul 2010

QuickMonth Calendar is a small freeware program which adds a small calendar to your task bar clock. Just hover your […]

TouchPad Pal - freeware stops the laptop…

Wed 30 Jun 2010

The other day I found myself using my laptop without an external keyboard for the first time in a long […]

Basket Buddy and Smoopa are great for…

Wed 25 Apr 2012

Rather like using dynamite to fish in a lake, bargain hunting is becoming something of a killer sport, and the […]

Paperbak lets you back up your files…

Wed 15 Aug 2012

Paperbak lets you back up your files onto paper…yes paper! [Freeware]
One of the big problems with the constant advances in technology is keeping up with the growing list of media […]

Secunia PSI - excellent freeware program scans,…

Wed 19 Mar 2008

Secunia PSI. Excellent freeware package scans your computer and locates old and vulnerable programs which should be updated and if […]

Google+ gets a new photo editor…

Fri 04 Nov 2011

Google+ gets a new photo editor
Google+ still has a long way to go if it's going to overtake Facebook as the social network of choice […]