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Free Software February 26, 2015 posted by

Do Tools from IFTTT – cool online service gives us some mobile tools to play with. But what a mess! Freeware]

We’ve talked about the very cool IFTTT (if this, then that) service before, with its cool mix of automated recipes which you can use to automate parts of your life. The idea is you can set up a recipe to, say, send an alert to your phone if snow is coming, based on a reading of the weather reports, and once the recipe is set up, it just runs automatically every day for you. Neat. Now the company is offering…


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Do Tools from IFTTT – cool online service gives us some mobile tools to play with. But what a mess! Freeware]
Free Software February 25, 2015 posted by

Flipp – the app that can take your couponing to the next level [FREEWARE]

    Couponing can save you so much money but it takes so much time. Going through circulars, clipping things, organizing them so they don’t expire before you can use them. Just so much work. Luckily, there’s an app for that. Flipp is an app that shoppers can use to make sure they’re always up on the deals.


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Flipp – the app that can take your couponing to the next level [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 24, 2015 posted by

MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]

We’re all busy. Making appointments to be busy later is one of the most time consuming things. You have to take time out of your day to contact the business, wait on hold, go through the negation of availability and then scribble down the date. MyTime is an app that takes all that hassle out of scheduling an appointment for you.


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MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]
Free Software February 23, 2015 posted by

SlimJet Browser – fast, compatible and versatile web surfer [Freeware]

One of the big secrets of happy web use is always to have a second web browser available so you can do those things you sometimes need in a hurry. Like logging in to a website or service with a different account name, or checking up on simultaneous options like airfares. But the key thing is the second browser has to be fast.


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SlimJet Browser – fast, compatible and versatile web surfer [Freeware]
Awesome February 16, 2015 posted by

Easy Backup & Restore – this brilliant free Android backup app is the best, no question [Freeware Review]

When it comes down to it, backing up our smartphones is more than just sensible, it’s probably essential. Especially with the risks of loss, breakage or theft, and even upgrading a phone goes so much smoother if you can take your familiar running data with you. And the backup built into Android sucks. So how nice to report on a superb new app which we’ve been using recently to make this process totally painless.


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Easy Backup & Restore – this brilliant free Android backup app is the best, no question [Freeware Review]
cool tech February 5, 2015 posted by

Liftshare – could this new app revolutionize the daily commute and destroy Uber? [Freeware]

With little fanfare a new app has just been released in the UK which could signal a profound change in the way many of us travel each day, pointing to a new paradigm for daily commuting. The new Liftshare app (Android, with iPhone to follow shortly) works by linking together those who need a ride with those who are offering a seat in their car. It’s not a new idea, but what’s different with Liftshare is the fact that there…


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Liftshare – could this new app revolutionize the daily commute and destroy Uber? [Freeware]
Free Software February 3, 2015 posted by

Shush Ringer Restorer – remembering to turn your ringer back on so you don’t have to [FREEWARE]

My ringer is always on silent. Not because I need it to be but because I constantly forget to turn it back on. You keep it on vibrate all day at the office and then don’t even think about it when you get home. After you’ve already missed a phone call and a few text messages. Shush Ringer Restorer turns your ring back on so you don’t have to.


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Shush Ringer Restorer – remembering to turn your ringer back on so you don’t have to [FREEWARE]
cool tech January 30, 2015 posted by

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 a service or something like that, and had a bad experience which I wish I could warn people about. Sure you can leave a review, but it’s a bit of a hassle. What you really need at times like that is a way to warn people who might be visiting that location. Now there’s an app which could help with…


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Herenow – leave messages for the next person to arrive at your location [Freeware]
Free Software January 29, 2015 posted by

Am I Going Down – the app meant to help you get over your flying fears [FREEWARE]

Are you afraid to fly? This is a common fear. Everyone has probably already told you that it is extremely unlikely that your flight will go down. Now there’s an app to help you calculate your odds. Am I Going Down is an app that gives you odds of your flight crashing.


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Am I Going Down – the app meant to help you get over your flying fears [FREEWARE]

Category Archive

Ideal Calorie Intake Calculator - freeware to…

Fri 23 May 2008

Ideal Calorie Intake Calculator. This simple freeware program lets you input your weight and type of job, and receive a […]

TED: Torrent Episode Downloader - the easy…

Thu 19 Nov 2009

T.E.D. – Torrent Episode Downloader – is a free program for TV junkies who need to keep up to date […]

Use this MailMerge script to personalize a…

Thu 01 Sep 2011

Use this MailMerge script to personalize a batch of emails
Have you ever needed to send out an email to a large group of people? It's pretty easy to just […]

YWriter - the free word processor for…

Thu 04 Dec 2008

YWriter is a free word processor designed specifically for novelists and authors in general. It won’t write the thing for […]

HTTP Tunnel - break out of that…

Mon 02 Apr 2007

HTTP-Tunnel is a free tool designed to let you surf and use your Internet applications even if you are sitting […]

BuduControl - freeware helps you set up…

Fri 16 Jul 2010

BuduControl is a freeware program designed to let you set up your own Internet Cafe operation. Just install the software […]

CamScanner - scan and send anything from…

Fri 27 Jun 2014

CamScanner – scan and send anything from your phone [Freeware]
In today's age of paperless transactions, it's a bit of a surprise when we find that there are times when […]

Quick Media Converter - free media converter…

Thu 13 Mar 2008

Quick Media Converter. Belgium freeware program does more than just convert a lot of media types to other types. It […]

Stardock Fences - at last, an awesome…

Mon 09 Feb 2009

Stardock Fences is an awesome new freeware program which gives you total control over the display and layout of your […]

Free BBC comedies download - laugh with…

Wed 13 Jun 2007

The folk at Speakingaudiobook.com are offering a promotional free of charge Best of BBC Comedy audio download for your further […]

RK Launcher and RocketDock - two free…

Mon 20 Oct 2008

RKLauncher and RocketDock are two free Mac-type dock utilities which give your PC that cool looking animated application dock on […]

Nokia Sports Tracker - don't get lost…

Wed 17 Jun 2009

Sports Tracker is a Fitness Diary application for Nokia phones (N, E or Symbian 40) that does everything fitness fans […]

FormatFactory - multifunction media converter…

Mon 22 Sep 2008

FormatFactory is a freeware media converter, rather like Super. But I prefer this interface, and if anything it works better […]

Google brings Chrome to Android devices [Daily…

Wed 08 Feb 2012

Google brings Chrome to Android devices [Daily Freeware]
Since its release back in 2008, Google Chrome has become one of the most popular browsers around. What's strange is […]

Companion – never walk home alone…

Fri 04 Sep 2015

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 […]

Mobile AMR to WAV Converter - freeware…

Thu 15 May 2008

Mobile AMR to WAV Converter. If you mess around with mobile phone audio files it’s likely that you’ve come up […]