Security Freebies

Simple security: In last year’s roundup of best free stuff, the beta version of Microsoft Security Essentials 2 impressed us. Since then, Microsoft has officially released the utility to the public, and our admiration has only grown. With its combined antivirus, antispyware, and firewall protection, Security Essentials provides a solid layer of protection against the most common threats without hobbling …

Windows Tip

If you work on windows , you know that shutting it down can be really a hassle and time taking , especially when a lot of programs are running . Most of us tend to avoid shut down due to this reason but we know that shut down is always safer and also considered good for the pc . There …

Bookmarklets, Favelets, Snippets

If you’ve used them once you’ll never be able to work without them. Bookmarklets (or Favelets) are tiny Javascript-Snippets, which are stored within a bookmark and add particular functionalities to the browser you’re using. It doesn’t matter whether you browse, bookmark, look up, search, design or program – depending on your interests, bookmarklets can significantly enhance your efficiency and productivity. …

Free Fonts

1. Bitstream Vera Fonts (freeware): Description, Download 2. Legendum (freeware, OpenType): Description, Download 3. Garogier (freeware, OpenType): Description, Download 4. JUnicode (free for personal use only): Description, Download 5. Computer Modern Unicode Bright (freeware, GNU GPL, X11): Description, Download 6. Computer Modern Unicode Serif (freeware, GNU GPL, X11): Description, Download 7. Computer Modern Unicode Sans Serif (freeware, GNU GPL, X11): …

Free Online File Converters

They are free and yet have a lot to offer… Zamzar zamzar is free and all-inclusive(video, music, images, documents) file conversion service. In 4 quick steps you can convert almost anything to anything else; simply enter a file you want to convert by pointing to its location on your local drive or address on the web(ex; youtube video) select output …

Freeware for Windows

Firefox – Most loved browser. Google Earth – Navigate and search through satellite images around the world. Daemon Tools – Virtual CD/DVD drive which supports all popular copy protections. OpenOffice – Office Suite FoxIt Reader– Fast, free PDF viewer. Thunderbird – Mozilla foundation’s open source e-mail client. uTorrent – The lightweight and efficient BitTorrent client VLC – Mediaplayer that plays …

Web browser Enhancements

AdaptiveBlue : firefox cataloging extension AjaxAMP : winamp media player plugin AjaxWhois : ajax domain name registration information AttentionTrust.org : attention owners rights Blummy : multiple bookmarklet tool Browster : fast browser preview plugin ButterFly : personal notes on webpages Camino : mozilla browser for mac claimID : manage your online identity co.mments : comments update notification service Cooliris : …

Sharing is Caring

µTorrent – SoulSeek – DC++ – Direct Connect allows you to share files over the Internet without restrictions or limits. The client is completely free of advertisements and has a nice, easy to use interface. Firewall and router support is integrated and it is easy and convenient to use functionality like multi-hub connections, auto-connections and resuming of downloads. Azureus – …

Amazing Power Defragmentor

Original article for power defragmentor was posted here. The never-ending two-step defragmenting process of Vista can soon become a thing of the past. With certain tools, we were able to cut defragmentation time of a 25 GB drive with Vista Ultimate on it from 82 minutes to 6 minutes!!! That is defragmenting 10X faster than the built-in Vista defragmenter! The …

Online Feed Aggregators

Read your news anywhere and everywhere. Bloglines – Personal favourite. Netvibes – Do you use EBAY? – You MUST see this! – Newsgator – Find News Fast – A news site that links you to every other news site online. A great way to find news across the world. Rojo – A_MUST_See_for_anyone_with_an_IPOD – all4RSS – Free community driven AJAX RSS …