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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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Gmail Tip – block senders to keep your inbox neat
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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Hollywood story.…

Wed 07 Jun 2006

Celtx. Pre-production software for film, video, theatre and animation. Fancy yourself as a Hollywood mogul? Then this collaborative Open Source […]

Adobe offering complete CS2 software suite...FOR FREE!…

Tue 08 Jan 2013

Adobe offering complete CS2 software suite…FOR FREE! [Freeware]
Adobe is turning off the authentication servers used with its Creative Suite 2 (CS2) software of several many years ago. […]

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 […]

70 of the Best Free and Open…

Fri 05 Mar 2010

Performous. Karaoke meets Dance Dance Revolution meets Guitar Hero. We’re talking the ultimate Ninja music game here peeps. If you […]

Installer.app - the iPhone application installer…

Wed 22 Aug 2007

Installer.app lets you install applications onto your iPhone using WiFi or EDGE. You can also use it to update or […]

TextSecure – the app that keeps your…

Thu 22 Jan 2015

TextSecure – the app that keeps your secret texts secret [FREEWARE]
Are you afraid that your text messages are being read by outside entities? Worried that the government is watching you? […]

Koloroo - the colour scheme finder…

Wed 24 Sep 2008

Strictly speaking the Koloroo colour scheme editor is not freeware so much as ‘careware’. Before you download it, you must […]

Free mobile phone games…

Wed 08 Nov 2006

The folk at MobileRated maintain a pretty neat catalogue of free games for your mobile phone for download and enjoyment. […]

Droid-Break - free and open source alternatives…

Thu 28 Nov 2013

Droid-Break – free and open source alternatives to proprietary Android apps [Freeware]
There are a gazillion Android apps out there on the Google Play market, but it's still a chore trying to […]

Debut - freeware video recorder software is…

Fri 28 Nov 2008

Debut Video Capture is a pretty cool piece of freeware video grabbing tech. What’s cool is the range of things […]

How Secure Is My Password?…

Mon 07 Mar 2011

How Secure Is My Password?
When it comes to online security, having a strong password cannot be stressed enough. A simple name or birthday might […]

Valodas - freeware language learning program…

Fri 28 May 2010

Valodas is a no-frills freeware language learning program which comes with a set of useful features designed to bring your […]

Use MakeMKV to transfer your old DVDs…

Tue 15 May 2012

If you're like me, you've probably got an ageing collection of old DVD movies that are sitting on a shelf […]

Tweet Context - right-click and tweet anything…

Wed 18 Jun 2014

Tweet Context – right-click and tweet anything from the web
If you use Twitter to share bits of information or inspiring quotes from the web, a Firefox add-on has got […]

TripStalker - grab the best travel bargains…

Fri 27 Apr 2007

TripStalker. Download the free program, register and you can then set up continuous running searches for flights, hotels and car […]

Stock Footage For Free - make your…

Mon 10 Dec 2012

Stock Footage For Free – make your videos come alive with free B-roll inserts [Freeware]
Who would have thought that video would be such a big part of our lives in the twenty first century? […]