Access geo-restricted sites from anywhere in the world with Tunnelbear

Geographically restricted web services turn up at a seemingly alarming rate. For example, if you are outside of the US you cannot watch programming...

Adblock v. Adblock Plus: two Chrome extensions compared

Chrome Extensions are small programs that modify and enhance the functionality of the Chrome browser. The two most popular extensions listed in the Webstore are...

URLHistory: monitors your clipboard for URLs and (optionally) stores them

Do you frequently find yourself copying and pasting "disposable" URLs into text files or notes programs for later use? I know that I do,...

uMap: visualize your uTorrent downloads on a Google map of the world

Have you ever wondered where in the world (literally) your torrent downloads are coming from? Whether you are downloading from people in adjacent states...

LastPass finally available on Opera

If you don’t know LastPass, I would describe it as the ultimate free cloud-based password manager and form filler. While hitherto available as a...

Virtual Router: create a wi-fi hotspot using a wifi-enabled PC and a wired...

Imagine the following situation: you have multiple wireless-enabled PCs or devices, a wired internet connection, and no wireless router to connect a wi-fi hotspot. Would...

Bookmarklet Combiner: consolidate many bookmarklets into one

If you use a lot of bookmarklets, you might want to check out "Bookmarklet Combiner", a free web service that will consolidate as many...

Twelve must-have bookmarklets

"Bookmarklet" was once a very exciting word in the world of the internet. The little Javascript apps packaged in a bookmark and placed on...

Zoner Photo Studio Free: view, manage, and edit your images via a single, integrated...

Are you looking for a good freeware image viewer? If so, you should look into this one. Zoner Photo Studio Free is a brilliant...

ClipNabber: download videos from a wide range of services, on any browser (including Chrome)

I was recently doing research for a post (Twelve Must Have Extensions for Google Chrome) and was surprised that there did not seem to...

VidCoder: easily convert your DVDs to video files

If you want an un-intimidating yet powerful software that can turn your DVDs to (much smaller) videos for your laptop, iPhone or other device,...

Desktop Google Reader: brings Google Reader to the desktop, integrates with Read it Later,...

Desktop Google Reader is a free app that can launch your Google Reader feeds right on the desktop, including popup notifications for new posts...

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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...

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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...