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Automen: a small yet brilliant video converter

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Study almost any subject online with others for free with OpenStudy

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Gsplit: powerful, versatile tool to split any file

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RIOT: powerful, handy image file-size reduction tool

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Okozo desktop: display animated, flash-based interactive wallpapers on your desktop

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The KMPlayer: one media player to rule them all

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Two of the best Wikipedia-based games that are free to play

Wikipedia is a very popular source of information on the Internet, arguments about accuracy notwithstanding. Did you know, however, that it can also be...

SlideRocket vs. Rvl.io – two Powerpoint alternatives compared

Do you need a platform to create and view slide-based presentations for business, art or pure entertainment? If so, you’re going to love this...

Get a free alternative to Photoshop or Paintshop with GimPhoto

GimPhoto is a free program that allows you to manipulate and edit your image files in many of the same ways as the retail...

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