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Free Software December 18, 2017 posted by

Astro – pull yourself out of your overfilled email inbox

Your email is probably out of control. All of our emails are with the ridiculous amounts of promotional mailers, newsletters, and other random junk we get. Sure we use the coupons and read the information from time to time the volume is overwhelming and worse, may make you miss important correspondences. Astro is the app that helps declutter your inbox so the messages you can’t miss make it to you.


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Astro – pull yourself out of your overfilled email inbox
Free Software December 8, 2017 posted by

Android Oreo (Go Edition) – Google’s solution to the problems with entry level phones

If you have an entry level phone, you may have noticed that it doesn’t really work very well after the first time Android updates. Google is aware of this problem and to help, they’re releasing a new OS, made especially for “starter” phones. Android Oreo (Go edition) is the OS made for phones with low storage.


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Android Oreo (Go Edition) – Google’s solution to the problems with entry level phones
Free Software December 7, 2017 posted by

Luna – keep track of what’s going on in space with this app

Space, the final frontier with galaxies far, far away. Space is interesting and cool. Even if watching the skies isn’t one of your major hobbies, chances are you don’t scoff at the chance to check out a meteor shower or eclipse not to mention a shuttle launch. If you want to keep up on the happenings so you don’t miss anything neat that’s going down in the heavens, check out Luna, the app that keeps you up to date on…


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Luna – keep track of what’s going on in space with this app
Free Software December 1, 2017 posted by

On Second Thought – stop embarrassing texts even after you push send

We’ve all sent texts that we didn’t mean. Sometimes it was in the heat of anger, other times it was because were replying to the wrong person. Unlike emails, there’s no way to get that text back once you hit send, or is there? With the On Second Thought app, you can recall sent messages.


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On Second Thought – stop embarrassing texts even after you push send
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 30, 2017 posted by

CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills

Programming is today/tomorrow’s big job growth area. Everyone is getting into it, or at least trying. If you’re teaching yourself with one of the many free coding education websites, then you might feel like you need a bit more practice. Check out CS-Playground-React, the in-browser sandbox for practicing algorithms.


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CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills
Free Software November 24, 2017 posted by

MoodCast – track your moods, get to know yourself better

As we age, we start to pick up on certain moods and patterns in ourselves. Like, I know if I wake up too early that I’ll be grouchy and non-functional all day long. Big patterns like that are easy to identify but what if you start to notice that you’re upset a lot in the afternoons but don’t know why? MoodCast is a mood tracking app that helps identify patterns and build habits.


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MoodCast – track your moods, get to know yourself better
Free Software November 23, 2017 posted by

Look Up – the app that reminds you to look up from your phone

Do you walk around while using your phone? A lot of us do. Just reading a quick email or checking a notification while you walk down the street. This can be a huge problem in urban environments when everyone is so busy. Look Up is a neat art app that encourages people to, well, look up from their phone.


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Look Up – the app that reminds you to look up from your phone
Free Software November 20, 2017 posted by

Gif Recipes – make a meal based on gif sets

If you happen to be in the United States this week then you know that one of big celebration days is upon us. Later this week we’ll all be cooking up a storm before waking up way too early to get started on holiday shopping. If you want to play along but need help in the kitchen, check out Gif Recipes, the app that gives you recipes in gif forms.


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Gif Recipes – make a meal based on gif sets
Free Software November 14, 2017 posted by

SnapType – turn homework digital to get it done

Homework is pretty lame no matter what. I’m home, why do I have to do more? There’s arguments against this time honored part of schooling for younger kids but until the day it’s abolished, they still have to do it. If you have a child that struggles with handwriting, check out SnapType, the app that helps kids complete their work.


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SnapType – turn homework digital to get it done
Free Software November 9, 2017 posted by

SHOPTHAT – do all your shopping through Messenger

Brands advertise their wares on social media all day, every day. But maybe you don’t have time to really shop right then. Then you have to save the post where it can be buried under all the news articles you’re going to read someday. Not cool. Make it easier with SHOPTHAT, the system that lets you shop Instagram and Facebook posts.


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Category Archive

PDF reader.…

Fri 17 Jun 2005

Foxit PDF Reader for Windows. At last, at last, at last! A small, free, PDF file reader which works. Fast […]

Nevernote lets you sync Evernote on your…

Fri 18 Feb 2011

Nevernote lets you sync Evernote on your Linux computer
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Free video conferencing.…

Mon 11 Jul 2005

Marratech-Free video conferencing software. Talk, See, Share. For free. Er..as long as you’ve got a 1.5mbps upstream capability. Windows, Mac, […]

AndroidLost - if you're serious about the…

Tue 09 Jul 2013

AndroidLost – if you’re serious about the security of your Android smartphone and data you will install this NOW [Freeware]
If only smartphones weren't so easy to lose. But they are, and it's a growing problem. Around $2.5 billion worth […]

Kowabunga!…

Tue 10 May 2005

Kapanga. A voice over IP program with a couple of interesting features. To whit - video/audio recording and fax send/receive. […]

SoundBible - 1000s of free sound effects…

Fri 02 Apr 2010

SoundBible is a great source of thousands of free sound effects covering everything from dogs barking to kids playing. It’s […]

Connect to your home network from anywhereusing…

Fri 24 Jun 2011

Connect to your home network from anywhereusing DynDNS
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Light Flow Lite – you tell your…

Mon 18 Jul 2016

Light Flow Lite – you tell your phone how you want your notification lights
If you have a smartphone then you’ve probably noticed that you get a little notification light whenever you have a […]

Flashgap – relive the party a full…

Mon 06 Apr 2015

Flashgap – relive the party a full 12 hours later  [FREEWARE]
When you’re out having a good time, it’s normal to get your phone out and start snapping pictures. By the […]

Omea Reader - RSS and Newsgroup reader…

Mon 22 Oct 2007

Omea Reader. A full, and we mean full, featured freeware RSS and Newsgroup reader which does just about everything except […]

Parallel Kingdom - GPS role playing game…

Wed 10 Dec 2008

Parallel Kingdom is a free GPS based role playing game which pits you against the world. Or rather the virtual […]

Skype united?…

Mon 09 Jan 2006

WebDialogs Unyte. Skype add-on adds on add-on add-ons. Oh OK, so it’s a cool plug-in which provides collaborative working via […]

Cheapass Games - print your own free…

Sat 20 Aug 2011

Cheapass Games produce and supply free DIY board and table games for all to enjoy. Just select your game, download […]

Slide 2 Unlock - iPhone your boring…

Fri 08 Jun 2007

Slide 2 Unlock. Why should these Apple chappies have all the touch screen finger sliding fun with their brand new […]

Remember the Milk for Gmail - cool…

Wed 30 Jul 2008

Remember the Milk for Gmail is a super cool Firefox add-on which integrates a task manager into your Gmail service. […]

Zamzom - who's using my wireless network?…

Thu 23 Jul 2009

Zamzom is a new freeware program that will tell you who or what is logged on to your WiFi network […]