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

Calibre: a single place to view, tag, and manage your ebook collection

Last week Amazon announced that its sales of ebooks, in units, have exceeded its sales of hardback books. Further proof, of course, that the...

Wubi: install Ubuntu Linux from within your Windows environment

Wubi is an Ubuntu Linux installer designed to be run from within a Windows environment in order to create a dual booting Windows/Ubuntu machine....

MultiBoot USB: Simplifies Taking Your IT Toolbox With You

Pen Drive Linux has made it easy to turn your USB drive into a Live bootable Linux instance, allowing you to easily sample a...

Desktop Sidebar: access the information you need straight from your desktop

Desktop Sidebar is a Vista-style sidebar widgets engine with minimal system resource consumption. It supports a wide range of applets/widgets that can give you access...

Go “Cold Turkey” to break your addiction to certain websites

Just in time for finals (if you're attending school), you might find yourself pretty easily distracted from doing your necessary work or studying. If you...

AuthorPOINT Lite

AuthorPOINT Lite is a freeware program that can convert Powerpoint presentations into flash. It offers a number of interesting features such as the ability to...

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...

PDFCreator

PDFCreator is an open source virtual printer than can convert any printable document into PDF, PNG, JPG, BMP, PCX, TIFF, PS, and EPS file...

How to split a very large text or CSV file by a specific number...

This posting will describe how to split a very large CSV or Text file into a number of smaller parts by specifying the number...

DateInTray

DateInTray installs a small icon in the system tray that displays the day of the month; also displays a quick popup calendar when clicked. Let’s...

Impressive: display PDF’s and images as (stylish) PowerPoint-style presentations

Impressive is a free multi-platform app that can display any PDF file or folder containing image files (JPEG, PNG, TIFF and BMP) as a...

Manage your time with Morphine: a better web blocker for Chrome:

No we’re not talking about medicine for pain, here. Morphine is a web blocker that gives you more options to view blocked pages. It...

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The Best Free Antivirus for Windows – January 2016

I have been looking into the question of which free antivirus is the best for almost 10 years now, and the only way to...

“The Bafflement Fires” – an experimental game designed to manipulate your world view

We’ve always been interested in the intersection between games and art, and have written up a number of games by Jason Nelson exploring the...

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...