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Free Software April 22, 2015 posted by

VisaPort – generate a travel visa application in under 2 minutes with your phone [Freeware]

Frequent travelers to exotic places will know that one of the biggest hassles comes from applying for the different visas you need. Not only is it hard to find out what you need to do, but there’s the time and effort involved in actually applying in person to ensure your visa is approved in time. Now there’s a new way to take all the pain out of the process, using just your sunglasses. Nope sorry, scratch that … using your…


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VisaPort – generate a travel visa application in under 2 minutes with your phone [Freeware]
Free Software April 20, 2015 posted by

Fossdroid – ditch Google apps and go fully open source on your phone [Freeware]

There are lots – and we mean lots – of free apps out there for your Android smartphone. However most of them are just free to push ads onto your phone, or they’re cut down versions which nag you to upgrade to get the ‘full’ version. Which is why this online catalog of open source apps for Android really makes a refreshing change.


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Fossdroid – ditch Google apps and go fully open source on your phone [Freeware]
Free Software April 7, 2015 posted by

Pacifica – the app to help you with your anxiety [FREEWARE]

Anxiety is a strange thing. Everyone has a little bit of it but for some people it’s overwhelming and keeps them from not just enjoying life but living it at all. Help for this problem is not always available which makes it hard to keep under control. Pacifica is an app designed to help people with their anxiety.


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Pacifica – the app to help you with your anxiety [FREEWARE]
Free Software April 6, 2015 posted by

Glia – the app that makes it easier to vote with your wallet [FREEWARE]

People are increasingly “voting with their wallets” which is to say that they’re not shopping at stores that have beliefs that are contrary to their own. With all the information out there it is hard to really keep up on who supports what. Glia is an app that points out what shops and business match up with your morals.


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Glia – the app that makes it easier to vote with your wallet  [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 3, 2015 posted by

Best Parking – the app that helps you find the best parking space [FREEWARE]

The weather is finally getting warmer. Finally! Take that winter! Which means, more travel! Which also means, more paying for parking if you’re going to take your car into new cities. Best Parking is a website and app to help you find the cheapest and most efficient parking to your destination.


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Best Parking – the app that helps you find the best parking space [FREEWARE]
Free Software April 3, 2015 posted by

Memoji Keyboard – add a personal touch to your texts, you! [FREEWARE]

If you don’t know what an emoji is, you’re going to have a bad time texting. The little faces (and increasingly other symbols) have been a part of our digital environment for ages. The iconic yellow smile face doesn’t actually LOOK like anyone however. Memoji Keyboard will let you create a set of emojis that look like you.


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Memoji Keyboard – add a personal touch to your texts, you!  [FREEWARE]
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]

Category Archive

All I Want From Santa app upgrades…

Wed 07 Dec 2011

All I Want From Santa app upgrades the traditional letter to Santa
One of the joys of being a kid is writing out your Christmas wish list to Santa Claus. Sure, you […]

TheWorld Browser – superb new web browser…

Mon 14 Jul 2008

TheWorld Browser is a freeware web browser from software developers Phoenix Studio. Ho-hum I hear you say. Yeah well get […]

Cleaning windows.…

Fri 15 Apr 2005

RegScrubXP. Pretty cool freeware for cleaning up the Windows registry. I say cool because when I tried it, it cleaned […]

Maxthon for Android is the smartphone browser…

Thu 29 Mar 2012

I recently spent time gushing over the new Maxthon 3 desktop web browser in our Firefox alternatives post earlier this […]

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 […]

Codetch – a free full featured WYSIWYG…

Wed 16 Jul 2008

Codetch is a cool Firefox plugin that provides a fully featured WYSIWYG web editor right there inside the browser. Tabbed […]

Memrise – who knew learning could be…

Mon 03 Nov 2014

Memrise – who knew learning could be such fun? [Freeware]
Learning a new anything can be such hard work. Especially when you’re a working individual with a super […]

Photoscape – photo editing freeware is jam…

Thu 19 Aug 2010

Photoscape is a fully – and we mean fully – featured photo editing freeware program which offers slideshow, lossless image […]

Graph Words is a visual online thesaurus…

Thu 15 Dec 2011

Graph Words is a visual online thesaurus
One of my biggest pet peeves when reading just about anything is to come across the same word written several […]

HAL 9000 Screensaver – sorry, we can’t…

Fri 04 Apr 2014

HAL 9000 Screensaver – sorry, we can’t do that Dave… [Freeware]
Once upon a time there was a movie which featured a black monolith and lots of amazing shots of outer […]

70 of the Best Free and Open…

Tue 02 Mar 2010

70 of the Best Free and Open Source Games for download – Part 1 (of 3)
VDrift. Cross platform driving game with a neat physics engine and really playable AI and decent graphics. You'll need a […]

Mapquest Navigator.…

Fri 07 Apr 2006

Mapquest Navigator. Coming soon to a mobile phone near you. Voice guided, turn by turn directions. How they gonna do […]

GTrot uses Facebook to help you with…

Mon 30 May 2011

GTrot uses Facebook to help you with your travel plans
Facebook is one of the easiest ways to update your friends about your life, and to see what's going on […]

StarBurn – freeware DVD authoring tool offers…

Fri 03 Oct 2008

StarBurn is a free DVD authoring and CD burning program which provides the kind of sophisticated feature set that you […]

New Gray-Hoverman Super Antenna – television antenna…

Mon 17 Mar 2008

So a bunch of television antenna heads have come up with a massively improved design for a UHF antenna which […]

Best Cashbook – freeware money manager coddles…

Tue 19 Aug 2008

The Best Cashbook freeware financial management program helps you keep track of your incomings and outgoings, and we mean money […]