Greenshot – a free screenshot tool optimized for productivity. Being easy to understand and configurable, Greenshot is an efficient tool for project managers, software developers, technical writers, testers and anyone else creating screenshots. Greenshot is designed to enable you to save a screenshot or a part of the screen to a file within a second, and additionally you have an option to apply text and shapes to the screenshot. It offers full screenshot, capture of region and window and supports multiple image formats. Greenshot was published under GPL, i.e. this software can be downloaded and used free of charge, even in a commercial environment. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot software tool for Windows with the following key features:
eXtreme Movie Manager is probably the most advanced Movies/TV Series/Actors collection manager around. It can catalog movies stored in your Hard Disk and removable devices in seconds with all information about codecs, resolutions etc. automatically. XMM import movie information and covers directly from online databases, take a look at supported websites. eXtreme Movie Manager is not just a movie/video collection manager, it’s also a movie and actor database and a cover manager. You can record extensive information about your favorite movies and actors. With the exclusive “MagicScript” Technology It allows you to retrieve movie information (especially PICTURES, IMAGES and COVERS) from ALL online movie databases. eXtreme Movie Manager can also read information DIRECTLY from AVI, OGG, MPEG, RealMedia and
Google Chrome is a fast and easy to use web browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web safer. It has one box for everything: Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages. Will give you thumbnails of your top sites; Access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab. Google Chrome is an open source web browser developed by Google. Its software architecture was engineered from scratch (using components from other open source software including WebKit and Mozilla Firefox) to cater for the changing needs of users and acknowledging that today most web sites aren’t web pages but web applications. Design goals include stability, speed, security and a clean, simple and efficient user interface.
BitDefender Free Edition is the free antivirus that uses #1 ranked technology and is light on resources! It has been designed from ground up towards enabling you to do whatever you enjoy doing most with your computer, while staying 100% safe from e-threats. This program is called “artificial intelligence” because it will always find the best solution for your system without requiring configuration and, more importantly, without having any impact on your system. Some of these technologies, also common with our main product line, have allowed Bitdefender to outpass major competitors such as AVG, Avast or Avira. Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition will function automatically and take care of itself, so that you won’t have to check back or make phone maintenance each time a virus is detected. The free Bitdefender ensures the game at full speed!
BlueStacks is an easy to use and powerful App Player which is designed to run Android OS and apps on Windows PCs with instant switch between Android and Windows. No reboot is required. End consumers can now enjoy their favorite Android apps on Windows PCs. Android apps can appear either as icons on the Windows desktop, or within a full-blown Android environment. BlueStacks helps PC manufacturers to ride the Android momentum by enabling Android apps on x86-based tablets, netbooks, notebooks, convertibles and AiO Windows PCs. With the new hybrid convertible form factors, BlueStacks completely eliminates the need to carry two devices. The end consumer benefits from getting both Android and Windows at the price of a single PC. The seamless user experience, simultaneous use of Android and Windows
ComboFix is a freeware program, created by sUBs, that scans your computer for known malware, and when found, attempts to clean these infections automatically. The software allows the manual removal of spyware infections. ComboFix is a specialized effective cleaning tool, which is useful compared to other malware and spyware removers. In addition to being able to remove a large amount of the most common and current malware, ComboFix also displays a report that can be used by trained helpers to remove malware that is not automatically removed by the program. You should not run ComboFix unless you are specifically asked to by a helper. Also, due to the power of this tool it is strongly advised that you do not attempt to act upon any of the information displayed by ComboFix without supervision from someone who has been
UltraDefrag is an open source disk defragmenter for Windows NT 4.0 and later operating systems. It is very fast, because the defragmenting is done by kernel-mode driver. UltraDefrag makes use of the same defragmenting API used by many other windows defrag utilities, both open and closed source. However, UltraDefrag has many features that makes it unique. Firstly it has a kernel mode driver that does most of the work, secondly is the ability to run the application at boot up time in a manner similar to chkdsk. This allows for faster defragmentation time and the ability to defragment all files including system files. It can also defrag single file or multiple directory and can generate a list of all fragmented files. The program is available for both 32bit and 64bit version of Windows running on both AMD and Intel based processor.
SRWare Iron is a free and open-source web browser of the future, based on the free Sourcecode “Chromium”. It offers the same features as Chrome – but without the critical points that the privacy concern. Iron primarily aims to eliminate usage tracking and other privacy compromising functionality that the Google Chrome browser includes. While Iron does not provide extra privacy compared to Chromium, it does disable some configurable Chromium features that could share information with third parties. Google’s Web browser Chrome thrilled with an extremely fast site rendering, a sleek design and innovative features. But it also gets critic from data protection specialists, for reasons such as creating a unique user ID or the submission of entries to Google to generate suggestions. SRWare Iron is a real alternative.
Windows Firewall Control is a nifty little application which extends the functionality of the Windows Firewall and provides quick access to the most frequent options of Windows Firewall. It runs in the system tray and allows user to control the native firewall easily without having to waste time by navigating to the specific part of the firewall. This is the best tool to manage the native firewall from Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista. Windows Firewall Control offers four filtering modes which can be switched with just a mouse click:
No Filtering – Windows Firewall is turned off. Avoid using this setting unless you have another firewall running on your computer.
High Filtering – All outgoing connections are blocked. This setting blocks all attempts to connect to and from your computer.
SmartFTP allows you to transfer files across the Internet. Multiple FTP connections can be opened at the same time, and you can copy files from one remote host to another (FXP). Remote-host directory information is cached for future viewing, and FTP URLs are supported. SmartFTP features including SSL (Implicit/Explicit), FXP Support, Multiple connections, Proxy Firewall support, Drag and Drop from Explorer, Remote Directory caching, the ability to resume broken downloads, Background transfers, Passive transfer mode and the ability to perform recursive downloads, and uploads.
SmartFTP can be used for: Web site publishing and maintenance; Upload and download of images, documents, movie and music files; Share your files with your friends and coworkers; Backups of local or remote files.
GoodSync 9 is reliable and easy to use file synchronization and file backup software from Siber Systems, the makers of RoboForm. It automatically analyzes, synchronizes, and backs up your emails, precious family photos, music, contacts, financial documents, and other important files locally – between desktops, laptops, servers, external drives, and Windows Mobile devices, as well as remotely through FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, and more. Automatically backup all your critical files to ensure you’ll never lose them. Easily synchronize your files between multiple computers and devices. You can use GoodSync to keep your work computers in sync with your home computer or to keep all company desktops and laptops in sync with company server. GoodSync connects multiple computers directly, completely bypassing the need for cloud based
Trillian is a fully featured, stand-alone, skinnable chat client that supports AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo Messenger, and IRC. It provides capabilities not possible with original network clients, while supporting standard features such as audio chat, file transfers, group chats, chat rooms, buddy icons, multiple simultaneous connections to the same network, server-side contact importing, typing notification, direct connection (AIM), proxy support, encrypted messaging (AIM/ICQ), SMS support, and privacy settings. Trillian provides unique functionality such as contact message history, a powerful skinning language, tabbed messaging, global status changes (set all networks away at once), Instant Lookup (automatic Wikipedia integration), contact alerts, an advanced automation system to trigger events based on anything happening
AVG Internet Security 2013 is a complete and ultimate Protection for your PC and online identity! This award-winning virus protection product gives you unbeatable Internet security by protecting against viruses, spyware, hackers, spam and malicious websites. And it’ll even prevent you from accidentally visiting harmful sites, protects your identity when shopping and banking. AVG Internet Security is a reliable and easy-to-use solution for home and small office users which is trusted by millions of users worldwide. Its fast scan and video streaming, smart security won’t slow your computer down. With AVG Internet Security you also have access for the first time to AVG Identity Theft Recovery Unit that will help you get your life back in order if you ever become a victim of identity theft – online or offline. Only AVG gives you real-time protection against
Panda Cloud Cleaner is a standalone on-demand disinfection tool created by Panda Security. It is an advanced free disinfector of Adware/FakeAV. Panda Cloud Cleaner is based on Collective Intelligence (scanning in-the-cloud) that detects malware that traditional security solutions cannot detect. This tool detects and disinfects the malware that occasionally gets through the antivirus software, removing its after-effects on the system. It is therefore suitable for users without any kind of protection and users with antivirus protection installed. Panda Cloud Cleaner is an easy to use application that was designed to provide you with a simple means of finding and cleaning virus infections or rogueware programs. In order to disinfect Adware/FakeAV malware detected in your computer, you need to disinfect your computer with Panda Cloud
AVG Anti-Virus 2013 is one of the most complete programs we have found to date. It includes many new options to make it one of the most effective virus scanners on the market. It is still plagued by horrible slowdowns at times. Even things so simple as just typing an IM can be stopped for several seconds for some reason. If you can get passed the occasional slowdowns of your computer, the scanning functionality of AVG Anti-Virus 2013 is top of the line. With the rewrite of the scanning engine, AVG includes multi-processor support. Essential protection that won’t get in your way! If you use your computer every day, you need protection that’s always there, constantly keeping you safe. With AVG Anti-Virus 2013, you get hassle-free protection against today’s most sophisticated threats, online and offline. AVG Anti-Virus 2013 includes the unique
PotPlayer is a comprehensive freeware video and audio player, that also supports TV channels, subtitles and skins. Done by the same Korean author as The KMPlayer. It works w/ madVR/HR/EVR and Reclock of course…it’s a much improved/faster version of KMPlayer, including ffdshow and some other stuff to connect to a Korean-only video/chat network. Plenty of features and rich customization. It gives its users great control over its functions, allowing modification of the video speed, adjusting the audio volume, decrease or increase contrast and brightness. Also, several skins are available so that users can match the appearance of their video player to the theme of their OS. Player contains internal codecs and there is no need to install codecs manually. It supports seamless playback (up to 1000 -one thousand – AVI/ WMV/ MKV/