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Bookmark This! January 10, 2007 posted by

Tiny Apps – joy is small useful stuff

Tiny Apps. We’ve mentioned Tiny Apps before, because we simply love the site. Lots and lots of little applications and utilities for all sorts of things. Browsers, editors, optimizers, you name it. What’s good about small computer applications? They’re fast and really simple to use and install. And did we mention they’re almost all free? Check out Easy Thumbnails as a great example of the genre. Bookmark!  Welcome to TinyApps.Org, a guide to very small software for your PC. Virtually all of the…

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Free Software January 8, 2007 posted by

Unlocker – free up your Windows

Unlocker. If you’ve ever been driven mad trying to track down the reason behind an error message which says you can’t delete a file or folder in Windows because it’s ‘being used by another person or program’, then this little freeware utility is for you. Super useful.  Ever had such an annoying message given by Windows?… It has many other flavors: Cannot delete file: Access is denied There has been a sharing violation. The source or destination file may be in use. The file…

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Free Software January 4, 2007 posted by

OpenArena – Open Source Quake Arena game

OpenArena is an Open Source re-packaging of the Quake Arena III FPS game. Proof once again that free software can be fun too, y’know.   OpenArena is an open-source content package for Quake III Arena licensed under the GPL, effectively creating a free stand-alone game. You do not need Quake III Arena to play this game. Bots were added starting in 0.6.0. They will spout taunts and everything! Concepts would be loose, so don’t expect a remake of Klesk in his original…

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Free Software January 3, 2007 posted by

Shazou for Firefox – instant location info for links and sites

Shazou. Another very neat extension for Firefox which shows you the geographical location – complete with a Google map – of the link or web site you are visiting. It also has a nice anti-phishing function too. [Thanks Jose]  The product called Shazou (pronounced Shazoo it is Japanese for mapping) enables the user with one-click to map and geo-locate any website they are currently viewing. Shazou was developed as a tool to improve the awareness for people surfing the internet…

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Category Archive

RK Launcher and RocketDock - two free…

Mon 20 Oct 2008

RKLauncher and RocketDock are two free Mac-type dock utilities which give your PC that cool looking animated application dock on […]

PhotoFilmStrip - freeware lets you create movies…

Tue 13 Oct 2009

The free PhotoFilmStrip program lets you create movies out of your still photographs. It comes with a useful set of […]

Keycounter - keep track of your keystrokes…

Tue 09 Sep 2008

Keycounter – keep track of your keystrokes and mouse movements each day
Keycounter is a small free utility that keeps track of every single key press you make every minute and whether […]

Data Crow - the ultimate freeware data…

Mon 08 Feb 2010

Data Crow is a cross platform freeware database program which is primarily being pitched as a media catalog manager, but […]

Food Maestro - use your phone to…

Tue 14 Jul 2015

Food Maestro – use your phone to instantly avoid allergy foods while shopping
It seems that more and more people are suffering from allergic reactions to modern foods. It's not just gluten, but […]

Media Bias/Fact Check Add-On – check this…

Thu 17 Nov 2016

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 […]

Ubiquity - the awesome web task engine…

Wed 17 Sep 2008

I’ve been playing with Mozilla’s new free Ubiquity plugin for Firefox and it’s fab. It basically provides instant access to […]

Periscope – live stream your life…

Thu 29 Sep 2016

Periscope – live stream your life
One of the blessings/curses (depending on how you see things) of our modern world is the ability to share exactly […]

Qualys Browsercheck - cool freeware checks your…

Mon 11 Apr 2011

The Qualys Browsercheck is a very neat web browser plugin that lets you check for insecurities in your browser and […]

PC Decrapifier - freeware automatically removes all…

Tue 06 May 2008

The PC Decrapifier is a new freeware program that removes all the junk that comes with a new Windows PC […]

Lingoes - super impressive dictionary and translation…

Thu 21 Feb 2008

Lingoes. Lovely freeware dictionary and language translation program. Comes with a bunch of useful features like clipboard translate, right mouse […]

SleepBot - this sleep cycle alarm helps…

Thu 17 Jul 2014

SleepBot – this sleep cycle alarm helps you sleep better, wake refreshed [Freeware]
Who doesn't enjoy a good old sleep-in? Going to bed late, sleeping until the afternoon, emerging tired and grumpy as […]

FatFreeCart - free embeddable shopping cart for…

Thu 01 May 2008

FatFreeCart is a cool, free, simple, cut and paste shopping cart for your site. No frills, no whistles and bells, […]

Ginger Keyboard - you'll never misspell a…

Thu 12 Jun 2014

Ginger Keyboard – you’ll never misspell a single word again
As much as we try to be super careful about spelling and grammar when using our smart phones and tablets, […]

EULAlyzer is a powerful weapon in the…

Mon 13 Aug 2012

EULAlyzer is a powerful weapon in the fight against unfair software fine print [Freeware]
Software agreements eh? Who hates 'em? Yeah us too. Who on earth wants to wade through 5 pages of densely […]

Vent – tell us how you really…

Wed 02 Nov 2016

Vent – tell us how you really feel
There are times when you just need to get something off of your chest. We all have big emotions but […]