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Ever wanted to crop a PDF document or eBook? Briss is a freeware software that allows you to do this visually, by drawing rectangles over the page layout of your PDF. It works great in conjunction with ebook reading devices, to remove excess margins and hone in on the text or content of the document, or cropping multiple columns of text to create a page out of each for example. [...]

FreeOCR.net: free optical character recognition program converts images to text in multiple languages

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jPDF Tweak: your all-in-one PDF merging, extracting, and editing toolkit

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Free eBook Readers – Read eBooks on your PC, Mac, Netbook, iPad, and More

On Monday the cost for Amazon's Kindle dropped from $259 down to $189 and Barnes & Noble's Nook dropped to $199 while they introduced...

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Nuance PDF Reader: free reader offers PDF form-filling and saving, online PDF-to-Doc conversions, and...

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gDoc Creator: provides free PDF to Word conversion, as well as Word, Excel, and...

gDoc Creator is a free program that can perform a number of document format conversions, including converting PDF to Word (.DOC) format. It can convert...

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