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Free Software March 26, 2015 posted by

oStorybook – free open source novel writing software [Freeware]

So do you fancy yourself as a bit of an author in waiting? Got a J.K.Rowling lurking inside your breast, just itching to come out? Scared it might be too difficult or expensive to do? Well we’ve got you covered, although we’re not sure we can guarantee that the results will instantly earn you fame and fortune.


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oStorybook – free open source novel writing software [Freeware]
Free Software March 25, 2015 posted by

Clean Master – the app to help you get your phone spic and span [FREEWARE]

We are always using our phones for something. They’re mini computers! Just like computers they get bogged down with extra things and slow over time. It’s just what happens. Clean Master is an app that cleans up all that digital clutter so you can keep your phone running smoothly.


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Clean Master – the app to help you get your phone spic and span [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 12, 2015 posted by

ChoreMonster – an adorable app to get your little monsters to clean up [FREEWARE]

Getting people to clean is hard at any age. Getting children to clean is almost impossible. Like herding cats. With the right tools, it can be done however. ChoreMonster is a suite of apps that helps you get your little ones (or big ones) on track with helping out.


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ChoreMonster – an adorable app to get your little monsters to clean up [FREEWARE]
Free Software March 11, 2015 posted by

Tworlds – connect with people a world away, share moments as you live your life [FREEWARE]

We are all connected all the time with internet, smartphones and the like. We can’t really get away from each other! At the same time, it can feel a little lonely connected to the screen. Ever wonder if anyone out there is living life like you are? Tworlds is an app that lets you see if random strangers are experiencing the same things you are.


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Tworlds – connect with people a world away, share moments as you live your life [FREEWARE]
Free Software March 3, 2015 posted by

Habit List – helping you become the best you, whatever that means

Goals are easier to attain when you are held accountable for them. If you’re supposed to cook dinner and it’s just just you, no one will know if you just eat potato chips on the couch. If you’re supposed to feed a family, then it’s more likely to get done. Habit List is the app that holds you accountable so you can form new habits.


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Habit List – helping you become the best you, whatever that means
Free Software March 2, 2015 posted by

Cabin – the social network for just you and your family [FREEWARE]

Ever wish there was a social media site that you could just share things with family? You could do that with Facebook but you either have to make a separate profile or go through the process of building lists. Cabin is an app that works like a social media site, just for family, so you don’t have to go through all that work.


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Cabin – the social network for just you and your family [FREEWARE]
Free Software February 26, 2015 posted by

Do Tools from IFTTT – cool online service gives us some mobile tools to play with. But what a mess! Freeware]

We’ve talked about the very cool IFTTT (if this, then that) service before, with its cool mix of automated recipes which you can use to automate parts of your life. The idea is you can set up a recipe to, say, send an alert to your phone if snow is coming, based on a reading of the weather reports, and once the recipe is set up, it just runs automatically every day for you. Neat. Now the company is offering…


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Do Tools from IFTTT – cool online service gives us some mobile tools to play with. But what a mess! Freeware]
Free Software February 25, 2015 posted by

Flipp – the app that can take your couponing to the next level [FREEWARE]

    Couponing can save you so much money but it takes so much time. Going through circulars, clipping things, organizing them so they don’t expire before you can use them. Just so much work. Luckily, there’s an app for that. Flipp is an app that shoppers can use to make sure they’re always up on the deals.


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Flipp – the app that can take your couponing to the next level [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 24, 2015 posted by

MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]

We’re all busy. Making appointments to be busy later is one of the most time consuming things. You have to take time out of your day to contact the business, wait on hold, go through the negation of availability and then scribble down the date. MyTime is an app that takes all that hassle out of scheduling an appointment for you.


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MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]

Category Archive

Project Gutenberg Science Fiction – enjoy Sci-Fi?…

Sat 09 Feb 2013

Project Gutenberg Science Fiction – enjoy Sci-Fi? Over 1500 free ebooks for download [Freeware]
We're suckers for science fiction, especially the classic genre, so we're delighted that the Project Gutenberg has started making it […]

Money on Thread – freeware budgeting program…

Thu 06 May 2010

Money on Thread is a cool new freeware financial budgeting program which aims to make it easy to track your […]

DeskNotifier – cool app lets you receive…

Tue 02 Jul 2013

DeskNotifier – cool app lets you receive and reply to SMS messages and Android phone notifications on your PC instantly [Freeware]
We don't know about you, but we often miss important messages or SMS texts coming in to our mobile phone […]

Workrave – this free little program might…

Tue 18 Jun 2013

Workrave – this free little program might just save your life [Freeware]
You don't have to look far to find any number of research studies which point out the dangers of sitting […]

Digital Life NY freebie.…

Tue 26 Sep 2006

Katie, of the DigitalLife 2006 Show to be held in New York next month, writes to us: “We would […]

refDot makes citations simple by pulling them…

Tue 03 Jan 2012

refDot makes citations simple by pulling them from Amazon
If you've ever written a paper for a college course, you're well aware of the fact that you need to […]

LeechBlock – stop wasting time and get…

Mon 30 Nov 2009

You’re weak, you know you are. You cruise the wrong kind of sites when you should be working, reading trash […]

GSpot.…

Wed 09 Nov 2005

GSpot. Having trouble playing video? Then use this clever free utility which analyses the problem and tells you what you need […]

Debtor dilemma.…

Mon 06 Dec 2004

Credit Card Math. Interesting bit of freeware that opens up the whole credit card debt can of worms. You may want […]

Screencast Capture Lite – superb free program…

Tue 25 Feb 2014

Screencast Capture Lite – superb free program for capturing your screen as a video with audio [Freeware]
One of the popular things to do nowadays is create video content for YouTube, but the problem is it often […]

Old School Apps – the home of…

Thu 30 Jul 2009

Old School Apps is a home for retired game software, otherwise known as abandonware. The site plays host to over […]

Use TunnelBear to access sites restricted to…

Thu 21 Jul 2011

Use TunnelBear to access sites restricted to the US or UK
Have you ever been trying to browse a site, only to find out that you're being blocked due to your […]

WatchMe – freeware timer program keeps you…

Mon 10 Mar 2008

WatchMe. Freeware timers help you stay on top of that massive workload. Or buckle under the strain? WatchMe is […]

True Combat: Elite – Open Source gaming…

Tue 14 Nov 2006

True Combat: Elite is an Open Source FPS game which is based on the Wolfenstein engine. It’s very pretty, and […]

Crayon Physics Deluxe – the game is…

Mon 12 Jan 2009

The mega-fantabulous-super-funskadelic computer game Crayon Physics Deluxe is finally out. It’s a full commercial version at $19.95, but I’ve included […]

HDD Health – keep tabs on your…

Wed 20 Aug 2008

HDD Health is a simple little freeware utility that monitors the health of your hard disk. It tells you the […]