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Free Software December 30, 2016 posted by

Gmail Tip – block senders to keep your inbox neat

One of my goals is INBOX ZERO for the new year (or as close as I can get). What would really help is if I wasn’t getting emails from a slew of places that I unsubscribed from. Or if I could get the messages to stop from places where it was more than just a button click. With Gmail you can just block emails you don’t want to get anymore.


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Free Software December 22, 2016 posted by

Darkr – the darkroom for your smartphone

Darkroom photography is still a thing but it’s not a practice that many people can get into, no matter how interested they are. There are specific supplies, space, and a good deal of time one needs to support that hobby. Thankfully, there’s an app for that. Darkr is the app that lets you develop digital images as if you’re in a physical darkroom.


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Free Software December 21, 2016 posted by

Gboard – get gif and emoji search with this keyboard

Your mobile device came with a built in keyboard, yes, but there are better options. Some of them are prettier but this one isn’t winning any beauty contests. Still, Gboard is probably one of the better keyboard options out there. This app gives you everything you need in a keyboard, beyond just the keys.


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Gboard – get gif and emoji search with this keyboard
Free Software December 15, 2016 posted by

USPS AR App – a little holiday cheer from the post office

The post office is usually pretty boring but during the holidays they try and add a little fun to the mix. Probably because it’s the only time of year they’re delivering much more than bills and junk mail nobody wants. Download the USPS AR App and get a little bonus with your holiday mailing this year.


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Free Software November 17, 2016 posted by

Media Bias/Fact Check Add-On – check this before you hit share

After the election, there’s been a lot of talk about the media in America. People are questioning bias, discussing the issues with fake news sites and generally bringing to light the issues with online media today. Which is great! Not everyone is great at recognizing bias or fake news but not to worry, there’s a Chrome, and soon Firefox, add on for that. Media Bias/Fact Check Icon is the add on that lets you know if a news source is…


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Active ISO Burner - quick and easy…

Fri 11 May 2007

Active ISO Burner. I really don’t like having to load up huge great CD recording programs like Nero to do […]

NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and…

Mon 13 Feb 2012

NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and more [Daily Freeware]
Have you ever wondered just how much bandwidth you use each month? If you have an ISP that enforces a […]

MP3.com - the return of the prodigal…

Tue 02 Aug 2011

Well waddya know, MP3.com is back. OK, so it's not the good old, let's get sued version, but at least […]

SleepBot - this sleep cycle alarm helps…

Thu 17 Jul 2014

SleepBot – this sleep cycle alarm helps you sleep better, wake refreshed [Freeware]
Who doesn't enjoy a good old sleep-in? Going to bed late, sleeping until the afternoon, emerging tired and grumpy as […]

Iris is a Siri clone with a…

Wed 19 Oct 2011

Iris is a Siri clone with a sense of humor
With Siri making headlines, it's no wonder that Android users are feeling a little left out. Last week we showed […]

SparkleShare - open source Dropbox clone on…

Mon 14 Jun 2010

SparkleShare is a new open source project to provide an alternative to the cool DropBox file sharing and synchronisation service. […]

Whitix - a simple operating system for…

Thu 01 May 2008

Whitix. Def: optimist – someone who develops a new open source operating system from scratch for the PC. Good luck […]

iPhonesque - make your boring old cell…

Fri 12 Dec 2008

iPhonesque lets you change the user agent information of your Symbian powered cell phone’s web browser so you appear like […]

Duplicate Cleaner - clear out those pesky…

Mon 29 Apr 2013

Duplicate Cleaner – clear out those pesky duplicate files and photos and free up vital disk space [Freeware]
The problem with having terabyte drives and digital cameras with increasingly large resolutions, is the fact that we all end […]

Pexels - free video clips for anyone…

Tue 21 Apr 2015

Pexels – free video clips for anyone to download [Freeware]
Video is a big deal nowadays, what with YouTube and all that jazz. So it's not surprising that more people […]

Panopreter - why read, when you can…

Wed 19 Jun 2013

Panopreter – why read, when you can listen instead? [Freeware]
If you're one of those people who likes to...y'know...get things done, you'll appreciate any tool that makes it easier to […]

SketchAR – get perfect art with this…

Wed 17 May 2017

SketchAR – get perfect art with this app
Drawing is hard, tracing is a lot easier. If you’re drawing something on the smaller end of the scale, tracing […]

Autism Aid – the app created to…

Tue 21 Jun 2016

Autism Aid – the app created to spread Autism awareness
Most people are aware of Autism but they may not be really sure of what that means or how to […]

The Stories - final 2 days to…

Mon 05 Aug 2013

The Stories – final 2 days to grab 150 great free science fiction stories in PDF, ePub and Kindle format. Hurry Now! [Freeware]
If you're into science fiction, you'll love the great deal that's currently on offer from the SF and fantasy website […]

5 lightweight alternatives to MSN Messenger.…

Thu 31 Aug 2006

Here are 5 lightweight and free alternatives to MSN Messenger. Enjoy! Instan-T Messenger. Glitzy multi-network chat client. MSN, AOL, […]

Announcing the Hubski Comments WordPress Plugin -…

Mon 16 Sep 2013

Announcing the Hubski Comments WordPress Plugin – a cool way to bring the thoughtful web to your blog [Freeware]
We reviewed the rather fine Hubski.com social community a while back, and if you remember we were rather impressed by […]