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How to convert WEBP images to JPG, PNG (or any other format)

Why WEBP? The format introduces improvements on many fronts, according to Google. For example, it supports both lossy and lossless compression, and can result in a file size saving of 45% over PNG (preserving transparency) and 28% over the same PNG’s that are re-compressed with compression tools (source: Wikipedia). While Google’s introduced the WEBP image

Nov 6, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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How to remove endless loops from a GIF

If you want to remove endless looping behavior from GIFs then read on. I recently had to insert several dozen videos into a PowerPoint presentation, and despite having written an article on how to package embedded videos in PowerPoint as a single file, I decided that the best way to do it would be to

Oct 21, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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‘Similar Image Finder’ is a simple freeware duplicate image finder

I recently cleared all of my images off of my phone, and ended up with hundreds of duplicate images on my hard drive (due to the fact that I had downloaded/synced most of these images in months past). I needed a simple and straightforward duplicate image finder, and found one in a freeware called ‘Similar

Jul 15, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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FREE OCR software: a survey of desktop and online tools

Printing text to paper is done every day; on some occasions however the reverse is needed – getting the original text back from a scanned image or photograph, for further editing and use. This conversion is named Optical Character Recognition or OCR for short, and it can convert scanned books and documents into editable text,

Jun 18, 2013
Priit
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Fix blurry photos with SmartDeblur

Your smartphone has more technology per square inch than anything humans have ever created, so why do 3 out of 10 pictures you take still come out blurry and unusable? If you have blurry pictures that you would like to fix and be able to use, then check out free software SmartDeblur, a one-click fix

May 8, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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Get that ‘retro’ image look on your desktop, iOS, or Android, with XnRetro

If you want that ‘Instagram’ retro photograph look for some of the many images on your destkop, then check out XnRetro, a free program available for Windows, Linux, and Mac, as well as mobile desktop apps for Android and iOS. XnRetro is as as simple as can be: load up your picture, then choose from

Apr 30, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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Make and share your very own ‘text + images’ screensaver, with MPQ Builder

Does the idea of building your very own screensaver using your very own text and visuals sound appealing to you? If so, then check out MPQ Builder, a program that will let you combine images and text and package them in a setup file as an installable screensaver for Windows. ‘MPQ Builder’ is free for

Apr 2, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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Free Giveaway: ‘YoWindow Unlimited’ weather app and screensaver

We’ve featured a number of giveaways on Freewaregenius in the past, but this one is by far the most exciting to date. You may remember YoWindow, a desktop-based weather app for Windows and Mac featuring a very nice visual twist: the weather conditions and time of day are represented through atmospheric on-screen visuals. And while

Mar 28, 2013
Samer Kurdi
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Convert your 2D photos to stereographic 3D for free!

Remember those old 3D movies like Jaws 3D? Want to make some of your pictures into 3D in the same manner? 3D Pic Converter is the answer and it’s supremely easy to use. Best of all, as always, it costs nothing! There’s been a rather large influx of 3D tech in the news and in

Dec 23, 2012
B.C. Tietjens
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VarieDrop makes resizing and converting images as easy as dragging and dropping

VarieDrop is a FREE image resizing tool that lets you batch resize and convert images in batch via drag and drop. It features a simple interface with four different areas, where dragging and dropping your files on each of the different areas results in different resizing or converting operations, such that you could give each

Dec 20, 2012
Samer Kurdi
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Add Tilt-Shift effects to your photographs for free, with ‘Tilt-Shift Maker’

Do you enjoy experimenting with photo filters and editing? Tilt-Shift Maker is a great, free online service that produces some absolutely wonderful looking photographs based on your input. It’s loaded with options but it is also easy to use and the end results can really be kind of mind-blowing. Tilt-Shift style photos are, essentially, photographs

Dec 19, 2012
B.C. Tietjens
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Plane9 is a music-visualization screensaver

Do you love music? Do you love screensavers? Do you love visualizations? We do, which is why we are excited about Plane9, a free software which installs as a screensaver or plugin for Winamp and Windows Media Player. It detects and reacts to any playing music on Windows Vista and Windows 7 and acts as

Dec 18, 2012
Samer Kurdi
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