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How to download videos from Hulu: a step by step guide (updated)

Here’s a step by step guide to downloading videos from Hulu using free software Freemake Video Downloader. This post updated Oct 23rd 2012. Note that...

An overview of free turn-based strategy and war games

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Surf the net anonymously and go around firewalls and geo-restrictions with Ultrasurf

Ultrasurf is free, proxy-based ‘anti censorship’, ‘pro-privacy’ software. It tunnels through firewalls (whether at work or country-wide), encrypts online communications, hides your real IP from...

Ten Must-Have Free Screensavers for Windows, part 1

Although most modern displays do not need screensavers anymore, they remain a part of our everyday computing experience, at least for some. These days screensavers...

Identify unknown phone numbers with Truecaller for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone

I remember a time, not so long ago, when the only way to know who was calling on the phone was to pick it...

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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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