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Free Software November 14, 2014 posted by

Thrivetracker – free app helps you track and improve your moods [Freeware]

They say that knowledge is the first step to wisdom, so anything that can help us improve has got to be a good thing, right? Especially when it has to do with how we feel and how we’re getting on with our lives. Now there’s a free app which promises to help us understand more about what makes us tick, and so help us optimize our lives in different ways.


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Thrivetracker – free app helps you track and improve your moods [Freeware]
Free Software November 12, 2014 posted by

Certified True Randomizer – let your phone make your decisions for you [Freeware]

Do you have trouble making decisions? Have you ever needed to flip a coin or generate a random number or card? If you don’t happen to have any random chance options on hand, Certified True Randomizer is an app to help you with all your “chance” needs. And who knows, it might make you a happier, less indecisive person. Or not.


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Certified True Randomizer – let your phone make your decisions for you [Freeware]
Free Software November 10, 2014 posted by

FixWin 2.0 for Windows 8 – cool little utility fixes Windows 8 annoyances with a click [Freeware]

The people at Microsoft may have made the Windows platform more stable (forgetting Vista of course), but that doesn’t mean it’s fault free. The fact is the new versions can still be very annoying, which is why it’s always good to hear about tools which can help make them work better.


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FixWin 2.0 for Windows 8 – cool little utility fixes Windows 8 annoyances with a click [Freeware]
Free Software November 5, 2014 posted by

Internet Arcade – 900 free coin op arcade games in your browser [Freeware]

Yow-ee, the Internet Archive has gone and done it again. Remember those coin op arcade games that rocked the 8 bit pixel world back when time forgot? Well the Internets has decided to rescue these 1970s-1990s classics, using some clever emulation software which runs in the web browser.


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Internet Arcade – 900 free coin op arcade games in your browser [Freeware]
Free Software October 28, 2014 posted by

X-Mouse Button Control – suddenly your mouse is more powerful than a speeding bullet [Freeware]

There are two types of people in this life. Those that are happy with the base functionality of their computer mouse, and those that need more control, more power, more everything from those few buttons and wheel. If you’re the former, move on, but for the freaks among us, here’s a chance to give your mouse more super powers than your head can probably handle.


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X-Mouse Button Control – suddenly your mouse is more powerful than a speeding bullet [Freeware]
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 27, 2014 posted by

Wunderlist – power through your To-Do lists with this cool sharing system [Freeware]

To do lists are so helpful. Have a million things to do? Make a list! Cross things off! Feel accomplished! This post is on my to do list, and when I’m done, I’ll feel great. But what if you have multiple people who need to be involved? Well Wunderlist lets you share your lists with others, so productivity becomes a group effort.


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Wunderlist – power through your To-Do lists with this cool sharing system [Freeware]
Awesome October 24, 2014 posted by

USB Raptor – turn any USB flash drive into a secure computer lock key for your laptop or desktop PC [Freeware]

Carrying around a fancy laptop is all well and good, but hands up any of you who are a little bit paranoid about leaving your portable in a taxi, or on a train or at a party after work? Yeah, it happens, and when it does, it’s a nasty pit of the stomach thing. But what if you could lock the contents of your machine against unauthorized access, using nothing more than any old USB drive you have in your…


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USB Raptor – turn any USB flash drive into a secure computer lock key for your laptop or desktop PC [Freeware]
Free Software October 21, 2014 posted by

Suruk – keeping cab and rickshaw drivers honest, one meter at a time [Freeware]

This Indian based app has such a lot of cool stuff that we’d like to see offered in other countries that we just had to feature it. If you’ve ever traveled to the fair land of India, you’ll know how tricky it can be to travel around using a taxi or rickshaw. The problem is the opportunist drivers who think any tourist is ripe for exploitation and who will try their best to rip you off by taking the long…


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Suruk – keeping cab and rickshaw drivers honest, one meter at a time [Freeware]
Free Software October 17, 2014 posted by

WhoSampled – the app that gives you the guts of sampled songs [Freeware]

Everyone’s had that moment when they’ve listened to a brand new song and thought, “Hey, I’ve heard that beat before!’ Or maybe it was the chorus. Not the whole song, just a sample of something. WhoSampled is the free app that lets you discover and track who is sampling who.


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WhoSampled – the app that gives you the guts of sampled songs [Freeware]
Free Software October 14, 2014 posted by

EVDA Anon Private Browser TOR – the perfect way to keep your browsing secure on your Android smartphone [Freeware]

Keeping your affairs private is something that’s important to many people, and not just because they’re doing something wrong. It can be as simple as stopping villains stealing your ID to staying safe in a hostile dictatorship country, and it can be serious stuff. So it’s always good when more tools come on to the market to help people stay safe.


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EVDA Anon Private Browser TOR – the perfect way to keep your browsing secure on your Android smartphone [Freeware]
Free Software October 13, 2014 posted by

Sensor Sense – easily access what your phone sensors see in real time [Freeware]

Your smartphone can capture a lot more information from its environment than you can. It can sense what the sound levels are, your exact long & lat location, the light levels where you are, gravity, magnetics, temperature and more. So wouldn’t it be nice to be able to quickly scan one or more of these readings to see what’s going on?


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Sensor Sense – easily access what your phone sensors see in real time [Freeware]
Free Software October 10, 2014 posted by

DU Battery Saver – extend your Android phone battery time with this free app [Freeware]

What’s the biggest bugbear about running a smartphone again? Yep, that battery life stuff. It seems that most of the time we’re making huge compromises just to eke out an extra hour here and there, to keep the phone working. It’s annoying is what. But now there’s a new tool to help in the fight.


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DU Battery Saver – extend your Android phone battery time with this free app [Freeware]

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Mon 20 Oct 2008

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WeTransfer takes the hassle out of transferring…

Thu 08 Sep 2011

WeTransfer takes the hassle out of transferring files online
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AM Deadlink – Removes duplicate bookmarks and…

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Wed 04 Sep 2013

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Computer Repair Utility Kit II – the…

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The folks at Technibble have updated their impressive Computer Repair Utility Kit for Windows. It’s a collection of free software […]

PeerBlock – Safer P2P…

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