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Free Software October 30, 2015 posted by

Crunch – reclaim valuable photo space on your phone memory [Freeware]

If you’re like us, you’ve got something like 200,000 photos stored on your phone, dating back to when the Sumarians first conquered Babylon. Or close. Well let’s just say you’ve got a lot of snaps, and the problem is you’re running out of space to add more. Sure you could delete some (gasp!) or swap memory cards, but that means losing your archive. But now there’s a better way which gives you more free space, for free.


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Crunch – reclaim valuable photo space on your phone memory [Freeware]
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 2, 2015 posted by

DoNotPay – the app to help you beat parking fines [FREEWARE]

Getting a parking ticket is the worst. As if it wasn’t hard enough just to find parking in most cities, coming back to your car to learn that your spot was empty for a reason is even worse. Sometimes though, it’s not your fault. DoNotPay is the app that wants to help you fight your parking tickets.


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DoNotPay – the app to help you beat parking fines [FREEWARE]
Free Software October 1, 2015 posted by

AmpMe – assimilate your friends’ phones into the music machine [FREEWARE]

There are a ton of Bluetooth speakers out there so that you can share music from your phone with your friends which is nice because the speakers on all of our phones leave something to be desired. There’s another option if you don’t want to drop cash on speakers. Alone, your phone speakers may be weak but united they can be strong. AmpMe is the app that lets you stream music from all the phones in the room.


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AmpMe – assimilate your friends’ phones into the music machine  [FREEWARE]
Free Software September 16, 2015 posted by

Readlang – learn a new language by reading what you want

  Learning a new language is really hard but thanks to technology, it’s getting a bit easier to do even if you’re long out of school. Usually if you want to learn a new language you’re restricted to whatever the program has for you to read. Readlang is the site and website extension that allows you to read what you want in the language you’re learning.


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Readlang – learn a new language by reading what you want
Free Software September 11, 2015 posted by

YouTube Kids – stop worrying about what your kid is watching on the internet [FREEWARE]

Kids love YouTube. They spend hours on it watching videos of unboxing toys and building things on Minecraft. The problem with YouTube is that it’s flooded with content that is not suitable for children but appears, at first, to be fine. If you want a safer browsing experience for your child, check out YouTube Kids.


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YouTube Kids – stop worrying about what your kid is watching on the internet [FREEWARE]
Free Software September 4, 2015 posted by

Companion – never walk home alone

Walking anywhere alone at night can be a very frightening experience. Sound advice is to carry your phone close at hand so you can call for help right away. Some people even call (or pretend to call) a friend so if anything goes wrong, someone is notified as soon as it happens. Companion is an app that makes it easier for people to stay safe when they’re alone.


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Companion – never walk home alone
Free Software August 18, 2015 posted by

Bright Nest – the app that helps you build your dream home [FREEWARE]

Your home is your castle so it should ideally look and feel like one. Which is to say, you shouldn’t be dreading your chores more than you enjoy watching TV on your couch. If you find your house gives you more anxiety than joy, check out Bright Nest, the app that helps you get your home together so you can enjoy it.


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Bright Nest – the app that helps you build your dream home [FREEWARE]
Free Software August 15, 2015 posted by

Coverr – free public domain videos for your web site or project [Freeware]

There’s no question that video now has a firm place at the table when it comes to marketing and promotional projects. YouTube and other services have really pushed the growth of clips as a viable form of media alongside text and images. But it can be expensive to have video shot. But now you can take advantage of a neat new site which offers free clips for any use, commercial or private.


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Coverr – free public domain videos for your web site or project [Freeware]
Free Software August 7, 2015 posted by

DoNotSpy – worried about your Windows 10 privacy? Well stay away from this grubby piece of freeware [Freeware]

The massive update process behind Microsoft’s Windows 10 rolls on, with over 60 million installs so far and counting. This is huge. But there are a number of issues with the whole process, not only broken drivers which stop things working, but also the rather unpleasant range of privacy settings which Windows inflicts on the user. Things like tracking your movements on the web, or your communications, stuff like that. Not surprisingly, a fair number of people are objecting, which…


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DoNotSpy – worried about your Windows 10 privacy? Well stay away from this grubby piece of freeware [Freeware]
Free Software August 6, 2015 posted by

Tossup – the app that helps you make plans with friends [FREEWARE]

Made plans with anyone recently or at least tried to? You’ve probably run into the “I don’t know, what do you want to do?” game at least once and it’s frustrating. No one knows what they want, they just want to do something. Take the struggle out of meeting up with Tossup, the new app that makes planning simple.


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Tossup – the app that helps you make plans with friends [FREEWARE]

Category Archive

Autism Aid – the app created to…

Tue 21 Jun 2016

Autism Aid – the app created to spread Autism awareness
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Wikimedia Free Icons - you need icons,…

Wed 30 Apr 2008

Wikimedia Free Icons. The Crystal Clear set of free icons is a pretty cool resource. As is this free online […]

EVDA Anon Private Browser TOR - the…

Tue 14 Oct 2014

EVDA Anon Private Browser TOR – the perfect way to keep your browsing secure on your Android smartphone [Freeware]
Keeping your affairs private is something that's important to many people, and not just because they're doing something wrong. It […]

Google Image Ripper lets you download images…

Fri 28 Oct 2011

Google Image Ripper lets you download images without visiting the sites they came from
When I need to find an image, the first place I go is Google Images. One quick search will bring […]

I see. I think. I know.…

Fri 10 Dec 2004

InfoIC. Neat freeware site watcher that lets you also receive alerts when a small part of a site changes. InfoIC […]

Sun Clock.…

Mon 28 Feb 2005

Sun Clock. I’ve been looking for a cool free ‘follow the sun’ clock for ages. And lo, here it are. […]

Sweet Home 3D - freeware house planner…

Fri 02 Oct 2009

The Sweet Home 3D freeware program features a bunch of useful tools for planning out your perfect family nest. There’s […]

Auto Smiley - the instant smile generator…

Mon 29 Mar 2010

Auto Smiley is a freeware Mac program which automatically generates smiles – – from a webcam image of your […]

Use freeware to add a taskbar to…

Mon 08 Aug 2011

Use freeware to add a taskbar to your second monitor
In this day and age, it's common to see people with multiple-monitor setups. In fact, I've grown so dependent on […]

Thunderbird - an email client triumph…

Fri 23 Mar 2007

So I’ve just taken the plunge and installed the Open Source Thunderbird email client as a replacement for my Outlook […]

Virtual Photographer - free Photoshop plugin filter…

Fri 15 May 2009

Virtual Photographer is a free Photoshop plugin which adds a bunch of useful little effects and image tweaks to your […]

Use HardlyWork.in to browse Facebook covertly at…

Mon 04 Jul 2011

Use HardlyWork.in to browse Facebook covertly at work
I have a love/hate relationship with Facebook. I was behind the curve in even getting an account, mostly because despite […]

uTodo - free to-do software makes your…

Tue 29 Sep 2009

uTodo is a free To-Do program that promises to make all your dreams come true or your money back. Ah..hold […]

Download YouTube vides in bulk with this…

Thu 23 Jun 2011

Download YouTube vides in bulk with this free Firefox add-on
The great thing about YouTube videos is that they are always easily accessible, so long as you have an internet […]

Free PDF to Word Converter - freeware…

Wed 29 Jul 2009

Free PDF to Word Converter is a freeware program for…guess what…converting PDF documents to Microsoft Word format. What more is […]

Snap Me Up - this phone alarm…

Mon 11 May 2015

Snap Me Up – this phone alarm won’t stop until you take a selfie [Freeware]
Do you have trouble waking up in the morning? Alarm clocks don't work for you? You're a heavy user of […]