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Free Software July 18, 2016 posted by

Light Flow Lite – you tell your phone how you want your notification lights

If you have a smartphone then you’ve probably noticed that you get a little notification light whenever you have a notification and you don’t get to pick what color that light is. Or do you? Light Flow Lite is the app that lets you decide what color your notification lights will be.


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Light Flow Lite – you tell your phone how you want your notification lights
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 15, 2016 posted by

BlueStacks – play popular Android games from your desktop

Apps are one of the main ways that people interact with technology but they’re more of a phone based option which bites if you want to play a game but don’t want to drain your phone battery and/or data. If you want to use mobile apps without your mobile, check out BlueStacks, the software that lets you use Android apps on your desktop.


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BlueStacks – play popular Android games from your desktop
Free Software July 5, 2016 posted by

Nova Launcher – customize your home screen in new and exciting ways

You are the person that uses your devices most and for that reason you should be able to have them set up however works best for you. If you’re tired of being stuck with the set up options that the system deems best, check out Nova Launcher, the app that lets you set up your mobile screens however you wish.


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Nova Launcher – customize your home screen in new and exciting ways
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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Category Archive

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Thu 20 Dec 2012

FreeOCRtoWord – converts images to Word editable text with impressive results [Freeware]
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Songbird and Democracy - Open Source starts…

Thu 15 Feb 2007

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MyWebEx fires up.…

Wed 18 May 2005

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DVD Slideshow GUI - freeware lets you…

Thu 25 Nov 2010

DVD Slideshow GUI is a freeware program which is designed to let you create slideshows of your photos on DVD. […]

BakadoPlayer - free media player gives ultimate…

Wed 10 Mar 2010

BakadoPlayer is a free media player which focuses on subtitle handling, which is something that most players tend to overlook. […]

PDFMeNot - superb tool makes viewing PDF…

Thu 14 Feb 2008

PDFMeNot. Super cool online PDF reader which is an absolute blessing for anyone who spends a lot of time researching […]

Glia – the app that makes it…

Mon 06 Apr 2015

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 […]

TinEye - cool free reverse image search…

Thu 29 Oct 2009

TinEye is a very cool search engine for images which makes it a snap to find similar or identical images […]

AutoDesk 123D - free 3D printing software…

Wed 07 Aug 2013

AutoDesk 123D – free 3D printing software points the way to the future of things [Freeware]
Ever since word got out that 3D printing might actually save people money and pay for itself in a decent […]

Print Queue Cleaner - banish the dreaded…

Fri 09 Nov 2012

Print Queue Cleaner – banish the dreaded Windows printer stall forever [Freeware]
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Autotune.Net - freeware autotune cleans up your…

Mon 24 Jan 2011

Autotune.Net is freeware program (offered as part of a DIY coding exercise) which lets you tweak audio tracks to improve […]

Atooma - the almost perfect smartphone automator…

Mon 04 Feb 2013

Atooma – the almost perfect smartphone automator app [Freeware]
One of the most powerful things you can have in your pocket right now, apart from a wallet containing Beyonce […]

Netflix comes to ChromeOS…

Fri 12 Aug 2011

Netflix comes to ChromeOS
If you're one of the people who got lucky and had Google send you one of their cr-48 ChromeOS notebooks, […]

Vista Codec Package - enhance your multimedia…

Mon 05 Jan 2009

The Vista Codec Package is a standalone freeware add-on to Windows Vista which installs the codecs you need to run […]

BuduControl - freeware helps you set up…

Fri 16 Jul 2010

BuduControl is a freeware program designed to let you set up your own Internet Cafe operation. Just install the software […]