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Free Software December 31, 2013 posted by

Fullscreen Anything – maximize images, videos and games on any site using this free Chrome extension [Freeware]

There are times when it would be nice to see something on a website in a larger version, even when there’s no obvious way to do it. For example, if you enjoy playing flash games on some of the free sites, they’re often stuck in small boxes instead of full screen, which makes them less immersive.


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Fullscreen Anything – maximize images, videos and games on any site using this free Chrome extension [Freeware]
Free Software December 20, 2013 posted by

Signal – edit your inbox and turn your email messages into a useful To-Do list [Freeware]

For many people email is more than just a communication tool, it’s actually a whole way of life. If you’re like me, you’ll use your email inbox as a reminder service, to-do list, activity archive and more, and after a while it becomes a core part of your daily routine. However most of the contents of my messages are irrelevant to my needs, so what would be cool would be a way to distil messages down to the core to…


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Signal – edit your inbox and turn your email messages into a useful To-Do list [Freeware]
Free Software December 19, 2013 posted by

Santa Rockstar Vs Aliens [Freeware] – Get in the Christmas spirit with a little alien destruction

On no! It’s Christmas Eve and Santa Rockstar has been abducted by aliens. However will the good little boys and girls of Earth get their presents on Christmas morning? In order to save Christmas, Santa Rockstar will have to destroy his kidnappers and get back home in time to make his deliveries. Ho! Ho! Ho!


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Santa Rockstar Vs Aliens [Freeware] – Get in the Christmas spirit with a little alien destruction
Free Software December 16, 2013 posted by

Doctor Who: Legacy for iOS and Android [Freeware] – 50 years of time and space on your smartphone

Maybe you’ll never be lucky enough to have a madman in a blue box appear out of nowhere and whisk you away from your boring life, but you can still escape into a timey-wimey universe for exciting adventures through time and space.


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Doctor Who: Legacy for iOS and Android [Freeware] – 50 years of time and space on your smartphone
Free Software December 12, 2013 posted by

Pop Secret Poptopia and Pop Dongle [Freeware] – Popcorn games are what’s poppin’

If you enjoy playing with your food in real life, then why not play with it in the world of video games? For a very limited time, you can even get your hands on a gaming accessory that will let you enjoy the smell of virtual popcorn… but you’re going to have to really like the smell of popcorn to make a play for this thing.


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Pop Secret Poptopia and Pop Dongle [Freeware] – Popcorn games are what’s poppin’
Free Software December 11, 2013 posted by

Christmas Budget Planner – take the stress out of the holiday with this handy free app [Freeware]

There’s a lot of stress flying around at this time of the year. Driven by an insane desire to ‘enjoy at all costs’, we seem to run around like headless chickens searching, planning, scheduling and just plain gorging until we’re close to exploding with all the fun and hassle. Weird.


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Christmas Budget Planner – take the stress out of the holiday with this handy free app [Freeware]
Free Software December 10, 2013 posted by

MediaCrush – superb free open sourced hosting for video, images and audio

We love open source, and especially when it’s wrapped around something ultra cool like this new media hosting service called MediaCrush. The service offers something a little different from traditional media hosting, and because it’s open source there’s a growing community getting involved which is a good sign for the future.


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MediaCrush – superb free open sourced hosting for video, images and audio
Free Software December 4, 2013 posted by

Screen to Gif – record any part of you screen and save it to an animated GIF file [Freeware]

We love tiny useful tools which get things done, and luckily for us there are a lot of great coders out there who indulge our passion and deliver cool stuff all the time. One such person is Nicke Manarin who has come up with a doozy of an open source program which we think has a great future.


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Screen to Gif – record any part of you screen and save it to an animated GIF file [Freeware]
Free Software December 3, 2013 posted by

Unchecky – automatically avoid installing nasty toolbars when you install software on your computer [Freeware]

One of the nastiest features of the current software download market, especially with free software, is the installation of toolbars and other 3rd party components onto your computer without your explicit agreement. Most of the time, these add-ons are pushed onto people’s computers because they don’t read the terms as they are installing, and just click Yes to everything. Bad idea!!


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Unchecky – automatically avoid installing nasty toolbars when you install software on your computer [Freeware]
Free Software November 28, 2013 posted by

Droid-Break – free and open source alternatives to proprietary Android apps [Freeware]

There are a gazillion Android apps out there on the Google Play market, but it’s still a chore trying to find something to suit your needs. Especially when the market is dominated by the big brands like Skype, Chrome and the rest. But we’ve found a neat little site which can even the score a little.


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Droid-Break – free and open source alternatives to proprietary Android apps [Freeware]
Free Software November 26, 2013 posted by

Android Primer #1 – how to quickly move multiple apps from your old Android phone to your new handset [How to]

Lovers of Android phones will know how easy and tempting it is to swap out your handset every few months, especially when you can get such good deals on SIM free handsets for a fraction of the price of locked in phones. But one big hassle is moving all your old favorite apps across from the old phone to the new one, without having to spend hours scrolling through the clunky Google Play interface.


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Android Primer #1 – how to quickly move multiple apps from your old Android phone to your new handset [How to]
Free Software November 25, 2013 posted by

CityMapper – the absolutely essential city transport guide for your phone [Freeware]

Cities are huge places by definition, and if you’ve ever found yourself adrift in a big one you’ll know how frustrating and unsettling that can be. The problem is you don’t know the layout, the orientation and most especially the transport system. There’s a ton of city apps out there to help, but for the most part they’re pretty basic, offering train, bus and road guides in a simple form.


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CityMapper – the absolutely essential city transport guide for your phone [Freeware]
Free Software November 22, 2013 posted by

iFussss – turn your camera phone into a money making machine [Freeware]

One of the many surprising things we’re learning about carrying around smartphones every day is just how useful they can be for interesting tasks. One of these ‘new generation‘ hobbies is capturing video of breaking events and local news. Now everyone can be a video citizen journalist, but why shouldn’t we also have a chance to earn money for our efforts?


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iFussss – turn your camera phone into a money making machine [Freeware]

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Sunrise – the simple calendars for simple…

Tue 03 Feb 2015

Sunrise – the simple calendars for simple lives [FREEWARE]
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Qlipboard - freeware lets you easily create…

Tue 11 May 2010

The web is awash with How To videos, such is our thirst for knowledge, which makes the Qlipboard freeware program […]

Cinematheca - freeware lets you manage your…

Tue 27 Jan 2009

Cinematheca is a neat hybrid freeware and web application which lets you manage your movie collection. What makes it different […]

XooLoo – this trio of apps will…

Mon 13 Feb 2017

XooLoo – this trio of apps will teach your kids good digital time management
Too much Facebook time, not enough face time in your life? Feel like you need a little help getting over […]

Virtual Studio - freeware photo editor offers…

Thu 11 Jun 2009

Virtual Studio is a freeware photo editor which provides all the features you might need to make your photos and […]

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 […]

Desktop Earth - free atmospheric wallpaper to…

Wed 12 Aug 2009

Desktop Earth is a free desktop wallpaper generator which gives you that space agey look at our planet with timelapse […]

Panorama Factory - free panorama maker…

Tue 18 Sep 2007

Panorama Factory is a free image stitching program for creating loverly surround-view photos from a selection of separate photographs. Of […]

Hid.im - turn a Torrent into a…

Wed 18 Nov 2009

Hid.im turns your .torrent files into a ‘regular PNG image’. Why? So people can find and use your file but […]

Bubbles.…

Tue 15 Aug 2006

Bubbles. No, not Michael Jackson’s chimp friend, but a free application which gives you a system tray on steroids. Minimise […]

Wave – this free financial software was…

Wed 15 Nov 2017

Wave – this free financial software was made for small businesses
One of the hassles of running a small business is dealing with money. Billing people, paying people, keeping track of […]

NoDevice.com - free Windows driver downloads…

Tue 25 May 2010

Need a Windows driver urgently? NoDevice.com offers over 70000 files covering Windows drivers, DLL files and product manuals. Everything is […]

Five Cool Web Design Tools - useful…

Tue 19 Dec 2006

Five Cool Web Design Tools for your delectation. Enjoy! Open Source Web Design. Nice selection of Open Source web […]

Use Shapecatcher to find characters and symbols…

Mon 05 Dec 2011

Use Shapecatcher to find characters and symbols by drawing them
When you need to look up information, Google is generally the place people turn to. These days you can find […]

Collaborate or die.…

Wed 12 Jul 2006

activeCollab. Need a free open source web based collaboration tool? Kinda like Basecamp but without the fees and stuff? Only […]

Shapr – the networking app…

Fri 16 Jun 2017

Shapr – the networking app
Networking is one of those things you have to do to get further in the world. It’s how you find […]