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Free Software December 30, 2015 posted by

Circle of 6 – feel safer with your closest people one click away [FREEWARE]

So picture this, you’re about to walk home late at night but there’s a sketchy dude on the corner and you don’t feel safe. Or you’re on a date and it just doesn’t feel quite right and you need an out. Circle of 6 is the app that makes getting some back up simple.


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Circle of 6 – feel safer with your closest people one click away [FREEWARE]
Free Software December 16, 2015 posted by

Force Block – better than avoiding the internet for the next few weeks [FREEWARE]

So there’s this sort of huge geek event happening this weekend. Maybe you’ve heard something about it? Just a little film coming out. Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens? It’s like no big deal but in case you’re worried about spoilers, check out Force Block on Chrome, the add-on that blocks Star Wars spoilers.


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Force Block – better than avoiding the internet for the next few weeks [FREEWARE]
Free Software December 10, 2015 posted by

Buycott – make sure your money is going to a good place

People want to do things to help the world but not everyone can take to the streets in protest. Luckily thanks to the digital age we live in, there are options. If you want to do something more than denounce wrong doing on Facebook, Buycott is the app that helps you hit corporations that aren’t on the ethical up and up where it hurts most, their profit margins.


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Buycott – make sure your money is going to a good place
Free Software December 1, 2015 posted by

MolCraft – the mod that turns Minecraft into a classroom

Minecraft is beloved of fans around the world. The simple game has captured the hearts of children and adults alike. You can build whatever you want in the open environment and people have fallen in love with it. If you happen to play on the computer now you use it to learn about the world of chemistry as well with MolCraft, the add on that teaches you science.


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MolCraft – the mod that turns Minecraft into a classroom
Free Software November 26, 2015 posted by

Citymapper – all of the subway right in your pocket

It is a fact that cities often have better public transportation options than other areas of the world but it also true that these various lines are massive and scary when you’re not used to traveling them. Citymapper is the app that wants to help you ride public transit like a pro, even when you’re not a native.


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Citymapper – all of the subway right in your pocket
but is it art? November 24, 2015 posted by

Snapseed – say goodbye to more than just red eye in your next photo

Remember once upon a time when once you took a picture, that was it! It went in the album like it came out of the camera. Well those days are long gone! Posting your untouched selfie is a serious no no in the age of filters. Go one better and actually edit that photo. Snapseed is an app that gives you professional editing software on your mobile.


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Snapseed – say goodbye to more than just red eye in your next photo
Free Software November 17, 2015 posted by

Select Who – stop arguing about who takes out the garbage and let luck decide

Life is full of things that you just don’t want to do. Be it get out of bed in the morning or clean the bathroom. Sometimes, you have to do it but other times, someone else can easily take over. To decide who has to do what without fighting, get the Select Who app.


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Select Who – stop arguing about who takes out the garbage and let luck decide
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 6, 2015 posted by

Pushbullet – get all your notifications in one place [FREEWARE]

The modern world is awash with devices. Phones, tablets, and computers all help to make up workstations and social connections for many people. They all serve a purpose but what if it was possible to combine them? Pushbullet is the app that lets you marry all your devices so all you need is one at any given time.


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Pushbullet – get all your notifications in one place [FREEWARE]

Category Archive

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Readlang – learn a new language by…

Wed 16 Sep 2015

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Storm It – free app that lets…

Thu 01 Sep 2016

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Pretty May.…

Mon 03 Jul 2006

Pretty May. Free personal voice assistant for Skype. Record your Skype conversations, auto-answer answering machine, forward audio files automatically via […]

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Tue 15 Nov 2011

Use these free programs to get the most out of your laptop
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Install-it - simple instant free CD installer…

Tue 06 Jan 2009

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FreeOCRtoWord - converts images to Word editable…

Thu 20 Dec 2012

FreeOCRtoWord – converts images to Word editable text with impressive results [Freeware]
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SnailSync - neat file synchronisation freeware…

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Skitch - simple screenshot sharing and more…

Fri 11 Sep 2009

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Granthaalok Library Manager - run your own…

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AndroidLost - if you're serious about the…

Tue 09 Jul 2013

AndroidLost – if you’re serious about the security of your Android smartphone and data you will install this NOW [Freeware]
If only smartphones weren't so easy to lose. But they are, and it's a growing problem. Around $2.5 billion worth […]

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 […]

Winter Wake Up app rouses you earlier…

Fri 06 Jan 2012

Winter Wake Up app rouses you earlier when it has snowed [Daily Freeware]
It never fails. You forget to check the weather, and your alarm goes off in the morning at the same […]