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Free Software September 28, 2011 posted by

Use Meetin.gs to keep your team organized

Organizing a meeting can be a hassle, especially when you have people scattered across multiple offices, or constantly on the go. Then once you do finally get everyone together, you have to bring everyone up to speed with all of the necessary information and documents. Wouldn’t it be easier if all of these things were in one spot that everyone involved could access from almost anywhere? Meetin.gs is a free service that does its best to take the pain out…


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Use Meetin.gs to keep your team organized
Free Software September 26, 2011 posted by

Check out Hey, It’s Free! to find free samples and deals

Do you like free stuff? Who am I kidding, everyone loves free stuff! You wouldn’t believe the amount of things that companies give out as part of a promotion. The trouble is that you rarely ever find out about it, and if you do, it’s too late. That’s why you need to visit Hey, It’s Free! The people running this site are constantly scouring the web for freebies of every kind. Sometimes it’s a free sample from a company, other…


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Check out Hey, It’s Free! to find free samples and deals
Awesome September 23, 2011 posted by

RingShuffle brings temporary phone numbers to your iPhone

I love my Google Voice number, as it gives me a lot more control over who can reach me on the phone. Unfortunately there are instances where I hate even giving that out, as I don’t want some people being able to contact me in the future. For those instances, there is an awesome free app called RingShuffle. Install RingShuffle on your iPhone (sorry, no Android version right now) and create an account. This consists of entering your phone number,…


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RingShuffle brings temporary phone numbers to your iPhone
Free Software September 22, 2011 posted by

Use custom firmware on your router to track bandwidth usage

Have you ever wondered just how much bandwidth you use on a monthly basis? If you don’t do a lot of downloading or streaming, then it really shouldn’t be much of a concern. However, if you’ve got two devices in the house that seem to be always streaming Netflix to them, along with downloading games from Steam to different computers, you might get concerned about it. If your ISP doesn’t offer some sort of way to check your monthly bandwidth…


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Use custom firmware on your router to track bandwidth usage
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 21, 2011 posted by

SGPlus.me puts your Facebook and Google+ feeds in one place

When it comes to social networking, Facebook still reigns supreme. A lot of people really want Google+ to take off, but without a broad user base, it never will. An interesting approach that people are taking is instead of completely switching to one, they’re finding ways to integrate Facebook into Google+. One such way of doing this is with SGPlus. If you head to the SGPlus page, you can download their browser extension, login to Google+, and grab your photos…


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SGPlus.me puts your Facebook and Google+ feeds in one place
Free Software September 20, 2011 posted by

Learn a new language with Pronunciator

When you watch Sci-Fi movies, it’s always interesting to note that almost everyone speaks English, even the aliens. It makes you wonder if there will come a point in time where we all do settle on a common language, and which one will be picked. But even if that does happen, it certainly won’t be in our lifetime, which is why it’s good to pick up a second (or even third) language. If you’ve been thinking along the same lines,…


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Learn a new language with Pronunciator
Free Software September 19, 2011 posted by

iOnRoad lets you know when you’re too close to another vehicle

When we’re driving on the highway, we can have a hard time paying attention to the road. This is mainly because we don’t really have anything to look at, plus it’s easy to become sleepy or get distracted. What with children in the backseat that need taming, the blaring radio, and the occasional phone call. It would take no time at all to be on someone else’s bumper and not even know it. If you have an Android and experience…


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iOnRoad lets you know when you’re too close to another vehicle
Free Software September 16, 2011 posted by

EggDrop looks like a mobile mashup of Craigslist and eBay

When you’re looking to buy or sell general household items online, it seems like there are two main places to do so. The first is eBay, the other is Craigslist. The former is good for ensuring you get top dollar for something that might not have a lot of potential buyer (or finding something rare). The latter is a great way to do business with local people, and not have to pay transaction fees. Well it looks like another company…


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EggDrop looks like a mobile mashup of Craigslist and eBay
Free Software September 15, 2011 posted by

Timerrr is a virtual timer for your computer

There are plenty of times when you need access to a timer. One of the most frequent for me is in the kitchen. I have a bad habit of leaving something for a few minutes, only to get completely distracted by something on the internet, and come back in about five or ten minutes too late. Thankfully, as long as you’re near a computer, you’ll never lose track of time. Just use Timerrr. Timerrr is a very simple webapp that…


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Timerrr is a virtual timer for your computer
Free Software September 14, 2011 posted by

GetJar has all of the free apps you need for your phone

Finding apps for your mobile device is easy, if you have an iPhone. But there are plenty of other phones out there that aren’t made by Apple, which means you might still need to do some digging around to find that perfect app. Thankfully GetJar has everything you need for your phone, all in one place. Whether you’ve got a Blackberry, an Android phone, or just about anything else, GetJar has apps for you. When you first visit the site,…


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GetJar has all of the free apps you need for your phone
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 13, 2011 posted by

MinuteBox lets you sell your time to people seeking advice

Do you have a specialized skill that you think is going untapped? Do you think that people would actually pay for your advice on a specific subject? If so, there actually might be a way for you to earn a bit of extra cash, simply by giving advice to other people. At least that is the idea behind MinuteBox. This interesting site lets you sell your time, or purchase someone else’s. Depending on the role you want to take, you…


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MinuteBox lets you sell your time to people seeking advice
Free Software September 12, 2011 posted by

Free Photoshop typography brushes

If you’ve spent much time working in Photoshop, you’ve likely found out just how useful custom brushes can be. Even the default ones can create all kinds of interesting effects, based on how you use them. The search for new brushes can sometimes be difficult, especially when you’re wanting to get something for nothing. Well if you’re on the lookout for some new typography brushes, you’re in luck. Over at CreativePro, they’ve put together a nice little collection of free…


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Free Photoshop typography brushes
Free Software September 8, 2011 posted by

WeTransfer takes the hassle out of transferring files online

There are a number of ways to transfer files between two people on the internet. The most simple is email, though you are severely limited on the size of your attachments. There are other services such as Dropbox that you can use, but I’ve come across a new one that has to be the easiest I have seen. WeTransfer is about as easy as online file transfers get. Just go to the site, upload a file (or multiple files) up…


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WeTransfer takes the hassle out of transferring files online
Free Software September 7, 2011 posted by

Use Tripomatic to help plan your next vacation

How many times have you taken a trip somewhere, and ended up having no idea what to do with your time? Sure, you might have one or two things in mind, but you spend the rest of your days wandering around, looking for something to do. If that sounds like a problem you’ve encountered before, you might want to check out Tripomatic. Using a Google Maps overlay, this web app helps you plan out your vacation itinerary. Just pick your…


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Use Tripomatic to help plan your next vacation
Free Software September 6, 2011 posted by

Make your own fake text screenshots with ifaketext

I’m sure everyone has seen a funny screenshot of someone’s text conversation showing how amusing autocorrect can be. I can think of a few times where I’ve gotten a good laugh out of my own haste to send a message, only to figure out that autocorrect had its way with one of my words. Well, if you want to have some fun and create some memorable text screenshots without actually sending messages to anyone, you should check out ifaketext. Yes,…


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Make your own fake text screenshots with ifaketext

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Shield Attack - you, your PC and…

Fri 26 Oct 2012

Shield Attack – you, your PC and your phone against the aliens [Freeware]
The Nintendo Wii started the mass market trend for innovative controllers on console games, followed by the Microsoft Kinect system, […]

ReminderFox - it's like having a digital…

Mon 22 Jul 2013

ReminderFox – it’s like having a digital butler installed on your computer [Freeware]
There's always something else to do, to fix, to sort out. No matter how fast we run, tasks build up […]

PDFrizator - freeware lets you easily create…

Fri 04 Feb 2011

PDFrizator is a freeware program which gives you the power to create PDF presentations in a snap, complete with transitions, […]

Free Studio - 20 cool free video…

Thu 25 Sep 2008

The Free Studio people have bundled up their complete suite of video utilities into one easy to download and easy […]

Genius – everything you ever wanted to…

Mon 24 Aug 2015

Genius – everything you ever wanted to know about your music [FREEWARE]
Have you ever tried to remember the lyrics to a song and just couldn’t quite remember them all? Or wondered […]

AccountKiller SiteCheck - free tool tells you…

Thu 13 Feb 2014

AccountKiller SiteCheck – free tool tells you how easy it is to delete an account before you sign up [Freeware]
There are many many people who would like you to register for their web app or service. And lots of […]

Use CraigsEasy to browse Craigslist by images…

Tue 19 Apr 2011

Use CraigsEasy to browse Craigslist by images
I love Craigslist. Before this site came about, the only way to find items for sale in your local area […]

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 […]

FrostWire for Android - the first mobile…

Wed 03 Nov 2010

FrostWire for Android is the world's first P2P file sharing network program for a mobile phone. It's WiFi only so […]

How Secure Is My Password?…

Mon 07 Mar 2011

How Secure Is My Password?
When it comes to online security, having a strong password cannot be stressed enough. A simple name or birthday might […]

Be more productive with scheduled breaks using…

Tue 14 Jun 2011

Be more productive with scheduled breaks using Breaker
If you spend all day working on your computer, it can be easy to lose yourself in the task at […]

PDFCreator.…

Fri 25 Mar 2005

PDFCreator. Free as a bird. PDFCreator easily creates PDFs from any Windows program. Use it like a printer in Word, […]

Clarity Free Edition CRM - small business…

Tue 23 Mar 2010

Clarity Free Edition is a freeware customer relationship management (CRM) program which offers a full range of small business type functionality […]

Make the most of Dropbox with a…

Thu 28 Apr 2011

Make the most of Dropbox with a few handy programs
Dropbox is easily one of the most useful free online services around. Not only do you have the ability to […]

Nitro PDF Reader - the free little…

Tue 21 Sep 2010

Nitro PDF Reader is a freeware PDF reader which adds in a bunch of additional functionality like annotation, text creation […]

Merged – the no frills match-3 game…

Mon 12 Dec 2016

Merged – the no frills match-3 game to waste some time
Playing games is a good way to give your mind a break and help relax you. Most of us have […]