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Free Software December 30, 2016 posted by

Gmail Tip – block senders to keep your inbox neat

One of my goals is INBOX ZERO for the new year (or as close as I can get). What would really help is if I wasn’t getting emails from a slew of places that I unsubscribed from. Or if I could get the messages to stop from places where it was more than just a button click. With Gmail you can just block emails you don’t want to get anymore.


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Free Software December 22, 2016 posted by

Darkr – the darkroom for your smartphone

Darkroom photography is still a thing but it’s not a practice that many people can get into, no matter how interested they are. There are specific supplies, space, and a good deal of time one needs to support that hobby. Thankfully, there’s an app for that. Darkr is the app that lets you develop digital images as if you’re in a physical darkroom.


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Free Software December 21, 2016 posted by

Gboard – get gif and emoji search with this keyboard

Your mobile device came with a built in keyboard, yes, but there are better options. Some of them are prettier but this one isn’t winning any beauty contests. Still, Gboard is probably one of the better keyboard options out there. This app gives you everything you need in a keyboard, beyond just the keys.


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Gboard – get gif and emoji search with this keyboard
Free Software December 15, 2016 posted by

USPS AR App – a little holiday cheer from the post office

The post office is usually pretty boring but during the holidays they try and add a little fun to the mix. Probably because it’s the only time of year they’re delivering much more than bills and junk mail nobody wants. Download the USPS AR App and get a little bonus with your holiday mailing this year.


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Free Software November 17, 2016 posted by

Media Bias/Fact Check Add-On – check this before you hit share

After the election, there’s been a lot of talk about the media in America. People are questioning bias, discussing the issues with fake news sites and generally bringing to light the issues with online media today. Which is great! Not everyone is great at recognizing bias or fake news but not to worry, there’s a Chrome, and soon Firefox, add on for that. Media Bias/Fact Check Icon is the add on that lets you know if a news source is…


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Use ProduKey to recover lost product keys
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Google Wave Add-on For Firefox - free…

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Cloudmark DesktopOne - freeware anti spam program…

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10 Killer Firefox Extensions - nice useful…

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Nokia Sensor.…

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Supportime puts a live technical support person…

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Sea Hero Quest – the mobile game…

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Sea Hero Quest – the mobile game that is fighting back against the monster of dementia
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Free mobile phone games…

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Free Games Corner - Mysostis, Mysterious Island…

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Free Games Corner- Mysterious Island 49
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BreakFree Cell Phone Addiction - fight your…

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