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Free Software April 4, 2016 posted by

Reword – a handy tool in the fight against cyber bullying [FREEWARE]

Cyber bullying is a huge problem. People, especially young people, say things online not realizing how terribly harmful these statements may be and to make matters worse, it’s hard to really monitor these things. Sure you can find out after someone sends a hateful message but there’s no way to stop it. Reword is a tool to help people think before they send.


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Reword – a handy tool in the fight against cyber bullying [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 30, 2016 posted by

Radio Dead – not nearly as creepy as it sounds, actually a pretty rocking old school party

2016 has been an awful year for music. So many greats passed in the first few weeks much to the dismay of fans. Even though they’re gone, they’re not forgotten and their music lives on. Radio Dead plays only the music of musicians that have passed to honor them.


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Radio Dead – not nearly as creepy as it sounds, actually a pretty rocking old school party
but is it art? March 30, 2016 posted by

OpenToonz – free animation software from the greats [FREEWARE]

Cartoons are awesome and if you’ve ever wanted to animate one you’ve probably noticed that modern software is pretty expensive. Good news! The software that one of the best studios in the business uses is now open-source and free to users everywhere. OpenToonz is based on the same software that Studio Ghibli uses and it can be yours today.


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OpenToonz – free animation software from the greats [FREEWARE]
Free Software March 15, 2016 posted by

Rosetta Stone App – take one the highest rated language learning systems for a test ride

Duolingo is THE app for learning a new language but one of the heaviest hitters in the Language Learning world can also be accessed through an app. Rosetta Stone is available on mobile devices to help you reach your more than monolingual dreams.


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Rosetta Stone App – take one the highest rated language learning systems for a test ride
Free Software March 10, 2016 posted by

Trello – taking index cards the digital age [FREEWARE]

Life can get very busy and very complicated especially when you’re juggling multiple projects and/or people. It would be great if we all could afford personal assistants to help us keep our lives straight but until that magic day comes you’ll have to make due with some app support. Trello is the app that helps you keep your life organized.


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Trello – taking index cards the digital age [FREEWARE]
Free Software February 22, 2016 posted by

Mimicker Alarm – the alarm that wants to play a game with you first thing in the morning [FREEWARE]

Getting out of bed is super hard, especially when it’s cold and wet outside which is what the forecast looks like for at least a few more weeks. It’s easy to hit snooze on your alarm and roll back over. The Mimicker Alarm makes this impossible by forcing you to complete a task before it will shut off.


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Mimicker Alarm – the alarm that wants to play a game with you first thing in the morning [FREEWARE]
Free Software January 28, 2016 posted by

WPS Office – the best darn Android office suite around [Freeware]

It’s a fact that the more powerful these darn smartphones become, the more tempting it is to use them for more adventurous stuff. Like… oh you know, navigating around. But more seriously, the power of modern phones is also just perfect for doing real office type work, but they’ve been held back until now by sub-standard software. No longer. Welcome WPS Office.


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WPS Office – the best darn Android office suite around [Freeware]
Free Software January 21, 2016 posted by

MORECAST – share your weather moments and get forecast all with this app

Knowing what the weather is going to do helps you plan your day. Where you’re going, what you’re wearing, all controlled by the weather. It bites when your handy phone app lets you down for the day. MORECAST is the free weather app that boasts the most precise weather report you can get.


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MORECAST – share your weather moments and get forecast all with this app
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 12, 2016 posted by

Coffivity – get that coffee house sound without leaving your house

So picture this, you’re working from home but it’s WAY too quiet or you’re in your office listening to the clatter of keyboards but it’s not really that comfortable. Now you can pretend you’re in your favorite coffee shop with Coffitivity, the website that gives you coffee flavored background noise.


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Coffivity – get that coffee house sound without leaving your house
Free Software January 6, 2016 posted by

Translated Gender – the app to help you remove outdated terms from your lexicon

It’s 2016 now (yay!) and it’s pretty clear that we’ve still got a long way to go when it comes making things equal, especially in the tech world. One of the things that can help is being more cognizant of the words we use. Translated Gender is an app that helps you remove gendered speech from your vocabulary.


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Translated Gender – the app to help you remove outdated terms from your lexicon

Category Archive

XXClone creates a safety clone of your…

Wed 21 Mar 2012

There are few things more frustrating or annoying than having to try and recreate your hard disk after the original […]

Muzei: Turn Your Phone Into An Art…

Wed 18 Jun 2014

Muzei: Turn Your Phone Into An Art Gallery Full of Old Masters [Freeware]
Changing your phone’s background is one of the things that helps keep your cell personal. Pictures of family, friends, and […]

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 […]

GTalk Music - beam Internet radio to…

Tue 21 Aug 2007

The folks at GTalk, the IM gateway software company, have come up with a new service which lets you listen […]

Portable Start Menu - a simple and…

Tue 24 Jun 2008

Portable Start Menu. A quick and easy way to set up and run your programs from a USB memory stick. […]

Virtual Parrot screensaver.…

Fri 07 Oct 2005

The Virtual Parrot Screensaver. An animated 3D parrot screensaver that remembers what it hears and repeats it back to you […]

DirecTV iPad app lets you control your…

Wed 02 Mar 2011

DirecTV iPad app lets you control your DVR from anywhere
If you're a DirecTV customer who also happens to own an iPad, you'll be excited to hear about a new […]

Top 3 Free Alternatives To Photoshop [FREEWARE]…

Fri 06 Mar 2015

Top 3 Free Alternatives To Photoshop [FREEWARE]
Photoshop is a great tool but, unfortunately, a rather expensive one. The allure of digital art and photo editing is […]

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 […]

Kodak Photo Voice.…

Tue 17 Jan 2006

Kodak Photo Voice. New Skype plug-in from the photographic megacorp. Download, install and use it to chat to friends and […]

Speak-A-Message - record and send personal voice…

Thu 24 Jul 2008

Speak-A-Message is a free audio recorder for making and sending voice messages using your email program. You can also use […]

Light Artist - freeware gives your photos…

Tue 16 Nov 2010

Light Artist is a freeware program which lets you tweak, modify and generally play around with the light settings on […]

Google Reader is shutting down - what…

Thu 14 Mar 2013

Google Reader is shutting down – what you must do NOW!
So Google has decided to shut down Google Reader on July 1st (aargh!), the most popular RSS news reader in […]

Free Danish dialler.…

Fri 16 Jun 2006

SGOOPE. Yet another silly named VoIP service, but with a twist. They pay you. Oh yes, we’re back in 1999 […]

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 […]

Free N-Gage FIFA 2008 Game Offer -…

Tue 15 Jul 2008

The kindly and generous folk at Nokia and Electronic Arts have decided to extend the free FIFA 08 football game […]