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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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Wed 28 Mar 2012

Bullying is a nasty and pervasive part of many children's lives, and there's no doubt that it needs to be […]

Portable applications.…

Mon 23 Jan 2006

It looks as though the U3 portable software applications bandwagon is starting to gain traction. Not only is there now […]

Million Moments - finally, an instant photo…

Tue 22 Jan 2013

Million Moments – finally, an instant photo album maker for your phone that doesn’t suck [Freeware]
If you're like me, you'll be carrying around a phone which contains literally hundreds of photos stored in some random […]

Spotify Recorder - save your favorite songs…

Tue 25 Jun 2013

Spotify Recorder – save your favorite songs to hard disk for those un-connected times [Freeware]
The world of music is changing day by day. Where once we used to buy albums, now we're happy with […]

Dark Sky – never let the weather…

Wed 19 Oct 2016

Dark Sky – never let the weather catch you by surprise again with this app
There’s nothing worse than planning for a sunny day only to be beset by rain halfway through. Or canceling plans […]

AmAze - cool free GPS software for…

Fri 16 Nov 2007

AmAze is free GPS satellite navigation software for any Java enabled mobile phone (which covers a huge selection of handsets). […]

ePost P2P email system.…

Mon 12 Dec 2005

ePost. A P2P email system without servers. Compatible with conventional email clients like Outlook Express, encrypted for extra security and […]

Project Gutenberg Science Fiction - enjoy Sci-Fi?…

Sat 09 Feb 2013

Project Gutenberg Science Fiction – enjoy Sci-Fi? Over 1500 free ebooks for download [Freeware]
We're suckers for science fiction, especially the classic genre, so we're delighted that the Project Gutenberg has started making it […]

TinyPDF - freeware converts docs to PDF…

Thu 21 May 2009

TinyPDF is a freeware program for converting ‘virtually any printable document’ to a PDF file. It installs as a printer […]

De-dupe.…

Wed 08 Dec 2004

Duper. Kind of useful freeware for locating duplicate files like digital photos methinks. Duper scans directories for identical files, allows […]

Foraday – plan your whole day with…

Thu 13 Jul 2017

Foraday – plan your whole day with this app
Sometimes you just have to slide your one extra thing in your very normal day so just tossing a reminder […]

Free Video Call Recorder for Skype -…

Thu 17 Jan 2013

Free Video Call Recorder for Skype – world’s first free video recorder for Skype arrives [Freeware]
Skype continues to dominate the Internet phone market, with over 663 million registered users, and the sheer scale of the […]

Free DJ software doesn't skimp on the…

Fri 22 Apr 2011

Free DJ software doesn’t skimp on the features
If you're an aspiring DJ, you know that having the right software is essential to creating great mixes. Such programs […]

Google Linear Book Scanner - if you…

Thu 24 Jan 2013

Google Linear Book Scanner – if you want to see just how fast clever open source ideas can spread, watch this…
Google engineer Dany Qumsiyeh has spent his 20% free project time at Google to produce an ingenious automatic non-destructive book […]

Mpire Shopping Companion - browser plugin for…

Wed 18 Apr 2007

The free Mpire Shopping Companion provides an instant price comparison in your browser window while you’re doing online shopping. It’s […]

Ear & Hearing Test - wassat, whatyasay...?…

Fri 01 Feb 2008

Ear & Hearing Test. Neat little freeware tool you can download to test your hearing ear by ear. It’s not […]