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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

Napster FM - awesome open source web…

Tue 16 Apr 2013

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 […]

Glia – the app that makes it…

Mon 06 Apr 2015

Glia – the app that makes it easier to vote with your wallet  [FREEWARE]
People are increasingly “voting with their wallets” which is to say that they’re not shopping at stores that have beliefs […]

Elevate – train your brain with this…

Wed 11 Oct 2017

Elevate – train your brain with this simple app
Keeping your mind active is a great way to keep your mind sharp. Brain training games have been proven to […]

Burnaware - free disc burning software goes…

Fri 29 Aug 2008

Burnaware – free disc burning software goes CD, DVD and Blu-Ray
BurnAware is a free disc burning program which creates audio and video cds and dvds, ISO discs and in fact […]

Lightbox - advanced digital image editor…

Mon 20 Jul 2009

I've been playing with Lightbox, a lightweight, multi-talented image editor. It's a small download, about 10Mb, and it's very quick […]

Word back!…

Fri 21 Jan 2005

The Word Backup Utility. Use this free Microsoft Word template to backup your computer. Yep you heard me, use Word […]

Pickka Health Product Advisor - give your…

Tue 15 Dec 2009

It’s not hard to see where this Pickka Health Product Advisor is going in terms of a revenue harvest. Install […]

Herenow - leave messages for the next…

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Herenow – leave messages for the next person to arrive at your location [Freeware]
Don't know about you, but there's been a fair few times when I've been to some place, a store or […]

You Need A Budget - free personal…

Mon 06 Oct 2008

You Need A Budget is a free household budgeting program which comes with a ‘unique, powerful and proven […]

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). […]

80 Free and Awesome Photoshop Brushes…

Fri 11 Feb 2011

This collection of 80 Free and Awesome Photoshop Brushes is pretty, well…awesome. Everything from skin tone, to fingerprints, fur and […]

ShortPaste - banish huge long URLs from…

Thu 10 Jul 2014

ShortPaste – banish huge long URLs from your life automatically on your phone or tablet [Freeware]
If you own an Android device and often copy or send links from one device to another, then this app's for […]

TinyCD - the smallest Windows CD player…

Mon 11 Jun 2007

TinyCD. Billed as the smallest Windows CD player in existence. You think? This is intended to be a […]

FontView OK makes is easy to see…

Mon 16 Jul 2012

FontView OK makes is easy to see what your choices are [Freeware]
If you're one of those good folk who enjoy producing rather more sophisticated documents on your PC, you'll know that […]

NetChess - online multiplayer chess for free…

Tue 10 Jun 2008

NetChess. Freeware chess game that gives you full online multiplayer access for fun and delectation. Interestingly enough, you can also […]

Google Shopper comes to the iPhone…

Thu 03 Feb 2011

Google Shopper comes to the iPhone
Android users have had access to a pretty useful tool for a while, called Google Shopper. This app takes shopping […]