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Programs to help you manage your time and your tasks, create documents, play with data, and generally be more productive.

Improve your typing skills for free with Type-Fu!

Do you type less than five words a minute? Do you hunt and peck like a chicken looking for seed in a desert? If...

MindRaider: note-taking program combines hierarchical outlines, tagging, and visual “mind map” representations

MindRaider is a multi-platform, free note-taking program that combines a tree-like hierarchical organization alongside a "free form" structure based on tagging your notes. It supports...

Zorro

Zorro is a small freeware program that can blank out your entire screen except for a user defined rectangular area. It is useful whenever you...

Read ebooks and electronic texts twice as fast (or more) with WordFlashReader

WordFlashReader is an open source program that promises to increase your reading speed (of electronic texts) by multiple factors, as well as increase your...

Shuffle your wallpaper and Embed RSS feeds into your active desktop with Chaos Wallpaper

Chaos Wallpaper is a free program that has the dual function of shuffling your wallpaper as well as embedding RSS/ATOM feeds into your active...

Shock Sticker

Shock Sticker is a desktop "sticky" notes program that offers a full range of features including full rich text editing, alarms, passwords, and quick...

Local Website Archive Lite

Local Website Archive Lite is a program that can take quick snapshots of individual web pages and store them locally on your hard drive. It...

iPhone backup switch: toggle iPhone backup off and on in iTunes

I love my iPhone, but when I sync it via iTunes I am annoyed by that software’s insistence on backing up my device every...

Map your mind and organize information on the go with MindJet – a free...

Visual organization tools can be extremely useful, and can be even more so if you can use them on the spot when you actually...

Post2blog

Post2blog is a WSIWYG (what you see is what you get) blog editing and publishing software with advanced features such as a full featured...

Announcing: Appnews.net

Appnews.net is a project conceived and created by Andrey from Rarst.net in collaboration with Freewaregenius and Ghacks.net. It’s purpose is present a stream of...

How to convert PowerPoint to DVD for free

This posting will outline a number of options for converting a PowerPoint presentation to DVD using all free software. There is not a single...

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Get cloud access to anything on your PC, with TackaCloud’s ‘Personal Cloud’

Although Dropbox and other cloud services have gotten us used to accessing our files anywhere from the cloud, somehow there is always that important...

Introducing: The Ballerina Monsters

Are you missing Freewaregenius and wondering what we’ve been doing for the past several months? One project I’ve been working on is: “The Ballerina...