JStock: powerful tool to manage and monitor stocks

JStock is a free, open source stock-monitoring software. It can create a database of stocks and download and deliver data and charts for these...

Oolite: a brilliant remake of Elite, the classic game of space trade and exploration

Oolite is an open source remake of the classic space simulator Elite. This non-linear title puts the player in control of their own experience....

Split Browser: split your Firefox window into multiple browsers

Split Browser is a Firefox plugin that can"split" your browser into multiple panels, enabling you to view multiple web pages simultaneously in the same...

PDF Split and Merge 2.0: a PDF editor with a visual interface

PDF Split and Merge 2.0 is a powerful free PDF editing program that can split, merge, and extract PDF documents. It employs a visual...

How to read PDFs on the Kindle (or smartphone, or any small-screen device) –...

Converting PDFs to the Amazon Kindle is not a straightforward affair. While there are many tools that can do the conversion to another format...

Flashearth

Flashearth is a web application that displays interactive satellite images and maps from a number of different online mapping sources, including Google, Yahoo, MSN,...

The best free antivirus: a comparison

This posting will discuss which of the following three programs deserves the title of "best freeware antivirus program": Avira Antivir, Avast, or AVG. My conclusion:...

Tixati makes torrents easy for beginners (and will impress advanced users)

Tixati is a simple and easy to use, free BitTorrent client. It installs quickly without java or .NET and provides advanced features like RSS,...

Geo-tag your images and locate them on a map with open source software GeoTag

You may not realize it, but the pictures that you take with your GPS-enabled camera or smartphone (such as your iPhone), and many of...

Create your own music blog instantly with Like.fm

Did you ever think about starting your own music blog, a music page on the net? Do you have a playful, refined taste in...

Four interesting, non-hierarchical freeware notes programs

This article will present four novel, free note taking apps: Treesheets, Tobu, Cintanotes, and MindRaider. Each one of these apps is unique in its...

Create your own games with Adventure Game Studio

Have you ever played a game and thought to yourself, “I could make a better game than this in my sleep!” or, “This game’s...

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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...

“The Bafflement Fires” – an experimental game designed to manipulate your world view

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...