Posts by Category: Free Software

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Bookmark This! May 7, 2013 posted by

BlueGriffon – open source web editor is a great tool for both beginners and experts [Freeware]

For some reason web editors, tools to help code and build websites, appear to have fallen out of fashion. Maybe it’s the rise of themed CMSs or just a decline in demand, but there aren’t that many of them being marketed any more. Unlike, say, video editors.


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BlueGriffon – open source web editor is a great tool for both beginners and experts [Freeware]
Awesome May 2, 2013 posted by

Lightpack is the open-source little brother of Illumiroom

When we watch TV or play games, we tend to be doing so in the evening in a dark room. This is obviously not improving your eyesight, as you’re putting your pupil through an overly strenuous workout. It’s a good idea to have ambient lighting around to make things easier for your eyes to process, but you don’t want to ruin the immersion from a lamp or room light being on.


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Lightpack is the open-source little brother of Illumiroom
Bookmark This! April 29, 2013 posted by

Duplicate Cleaner – clear out those pesky duplicate files and photos and free up vital disk space [Freeware]

The problem with having terabyte drives and digital cameras with increasingly large resolutions, is the fact that we all end up storing gazillions of files, and often large ones, on our computers. Which probably wouldn’t be a problem if it wasn’t for the fact that by the time we end up editing a good proportion of them, leaves us with duplicates all over the place.


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Duplicate Cleaner – clear out those pesky duplicate files and photos and free up vital disk space [Freeware]
Bookmark This! April 25, 2013 posted by

Browsing History View – all your web viewing from multiple browsers in one neat box [Freeware]

If you’re like most people, you will run at least two web browsers on your computer, if not more, just to give yourself some flexibility with the different sites out there. We use Chrome and Firefox mostly, and switch between them to check different site features, or access content at different speeds and with different browsing functions and plugins.


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Browsing History View – all your web viewing from multiple browsers in one neat box [Freeware]
Awesome April 23, 2013 posted by

25 Cool Android Sensor Apps that give your phone some very useful super powers [Freeware]

Do you realize just how clever that sleek smartphone in your pocket is? The truth is that most of us are only scratching the surface of what these things will do, and it’s a lot more than just GPS, music, video, texting and games. As well as the huge collection of wireless radios inside every handset, there are a growing number of sensors, which offer anything from pressure sensing to motion and temperature. Each of these sensors can be used…


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25 Cool Android Sensor Apps that give your phone some very useful super powers [Freeware]
Bookmark This! April 23, 2013 posted by

CommaFeed – cool open source Google Reader replacement is a solid option

Well it looks as though all may not be lost with the shutdown of Google Reader, if this new open source replacement service is anything to go by. CommaFeed.com offers the same kind of simple, easy to use interface as the soon to by gone Google service, but without all the branding fluff.


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CommaFeed – cool open source Google Reader replacement is a solid option
Free Software April 18, 2013 posted by

Human To Cat Translator – don’t you dare use that meow of voice with me… [Freeware]

There are few things as frustrating as trying to engage in a serious discussion with a member of the feline persuasion. No matter how hard you try, at some point the conversation will inevitably turn to food; time of delivery, quality of source and stuff like that.


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Human To Cat Translator – don’t you dare use that meow of voice with me… [Freeware]
Awesome April 16, 2013 posted by

Napster FM – awesome open source web app streams your music library anywhere, anytime [Freeware]

The good old days of Napster may be behind us, but that doesn’t mean the spirit of free music sharing has died out. Witness this new venture from student Ryan Lester of the US, which aims to combine the super simple sharing of the original Napster service with the modern power of streaming web services.


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Napster FM – awesome open source web app streams your music library anywhere, anytime [Freeware]
Free Software April 15, 2013 posted by

Wise Care 365 – speed up, optimize and clean your PC with this cool automated toolkit [Freeware]

There’s no shortage of tune up utilities for Windows computers on the market, which says more about the state of Windows than anything else we reckon. They range from the one shot wonders to full on suites of tools, which is where this Wise Care 365 software fits in.


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Wise Care 365 – speed up, optimize and clean your PC with this cool automated toolkit [Freeware]
Free Software April 12, 2013 posted by

Instabridge – share your WiFi Internet service with friends and family instantly [Freeware]

If you’ve ever had problems logging on to a friend’s WiFi connection at their home (I think the password is written down on the bottom of the router or something…take a look…) then you’ll love anything that can make it instantly easy to access wireless connections in those situations.


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Instabridge – share your WiFi Internet service with friends and family instantly [Freeware]
Free Software April 11, 2013 posted by

DNS Jumper – speed up your Internet connection and keep it safe in an instant [Freeware]

The Internet can be a bit hostile at times, which is why it pays to keep some security tools in your arsenal just in case. The chances of being hacked from drive-by website action is definitely increasing, but if you take care you should be able to avoid the worst risks.


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DNS Jumper – speed up your Internet connection and keep it safe in an instant [Freeware]
Free Software April 10, 2013 posted by

ViewRanger Outdoors GPS Open – updated off road phone app lets you navigate the world without losing track [Freeware]

Do you fancy yourself as a bit of an adventurer? Going boldly where no-one has gone before? Then you probably would benefit from a bit of friendly software assistance to make sure you get where you’re going and return safely.


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ViewRanger Outdoors GPS Open – updated off road phone app lets you navigate the world without losing track [Freeware]
Free Software March 27, 2013 posted by

Mobile Hidden Camera – free Android app turns your phone into the ultimate stealthy spy cam [Freeware]

Smartphone cameras are probably one of the wonders of the age. These high resolution video and still cameras have transformed the art of photography, and apps like Instagram have spawned a whole new ecosystem of sharing. But there are other uses for these cameras, some good and some not so valuable which have also come with the territory.


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Mobile Hidden Camera – free Android app turns your phone into the ultimate stealthy spy cam [Freeware]

Category Archive

PhotoRec freeware recovers lost videos, photos and…

Wed 18 Apr 2012

There's few things worse than going on vacation, happily grabbing huge numbers of photos of family, locations and events and […]

RagTime.…

Tue 21 Dec 2004

RagTime. Actually this looks to be an exceedingly well written piece of publishing/design software. Better still, the RagTime Solo version is […]

70 of the Best Free and Open…

Fri 05 Mar 2010

Performous. Karaoke meets Dance Dance Revolution meets Guitar Hero. We’re talking the ultimate Ninja music game here peeps. If you […]

Panda Managed Office Protection - free anti-malware…

Tue 22 Apr 2008

Panda Managed Office Protection. Security company Panda has released a free beta version of its anti-malware and firewall package for […]

BarTab - free Firefox addon controls your…

Wed 05 May 2010

BarTab is a superb tool for all you Firefox tab junkies out there. It’s a free add-on which manages the […]

Tawkon - track your phone radiation and…

Tue 28 May 2013

Tawkon – track your phone radiation and stay safe [Freeware]
We've all become very reliant on mobile phones, simply because they're an awesome invention. But even so it is probably […]

S.A.M. - this Self Help Anxiety Management…

Tue 29 Apr 2014

S.A.M. – this Self Help Anxiety Management App helps you cope [Freeware]
There's a lot of anxiety about nowadays unfortunately, symptomatic of our fast paced lifestyles we guess. Hence the rise of […]

Tubes - send photos to your Mom's…

Wed 09 May 2007

Tubes. Tubes lets you set up a simple and automatic file sharing link between remote computers, so you can share […]

Semble – build apps, no programming required…

Tue 14 Jun 2016

Semble – build apps, no programming required
There are apps for everything. Have you ever wished there was an app for something that you were into but […]

Huminity.…

Fri 21 Jul 2006

Huminity. Kind of an under the radar group blogging freeware application which has some rather interesting concepts in it. Like […]

Apple set to launch Mac App Store…

Fri 17 Dec 2010

Apple set to launch Mac App Store on January 6
The App Store for the iOS platform has been nothing short of successful. This was one of the first times […]

Churnalism gets an updated set of browser…

Tue 12 May 2015

Churnalism gets an updated set of browser plugins [Freeware]
Churnalism, the webservice which lets you check to see if you are reading a real news story online or just […]

Launchify – turn your lock screen into…

Fri 04 Dec 2015

Launchify – turn your lock screen into something useful [FREEWARE]
Waiting for your screen to unlock is the longest wait time ever. Ok, not really, but still a hassle. Launchify […]

NASA Software – check out the apps,…

Tue 07 Mar 2017

NASA Software – check out the apps, code, and tools NASA uses to get and stay in space
NASA found us a few new planets this past month but they’re not done giving us cool gifts. If you […]

Customize your startup programs with Oolauncher…

Thu 16 Jun 2011

Customize your startup programs with Oolauncher
When you first start up your computer, you'll notice that a number of programs open automatically. Some of these are […]

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 […]