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Bzzt! Image Editor is a freeware batch image resizer and conversion tool

Bzzt! Image Editor is a freeware batch image resizer and conversion tool

Reducing the filesize of photos can be a good way to free up precious storage space or to prepare them for transfers. When you have dozens of images or entire folders full […]

Execute programs, system or custom commands with keyboard shortcuts using HotkeyP

Execute programs, system or custom commands with keyboard shortcuts using HotkeyP

Most launcher programs, which we have reviewed, have been easy to use and offered simple shortcuts. If you want a program that can execute advanced commands, while retaining the level of user-friendliness, […]

Quick Picture Viewer is an open source program with a picture-in-picture mode, slideshow and screenshot tool

Quick Picture Viewer is an open source program with a picture-in-picture mode, slideshow and screenshot tool

While browsing a large photo gallery, it may be a good idea to prefer speed over advanced options, to help find the images you want. The faster the program can switch images, […]

Yet another speed dial is an simple, customizable new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

Yet another speed dial is an simple, customizable new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

Yet another speed dial! No, I'm not complaining about anything. That's the name of a speed dial extension for Firefox and Chrome. The add-on is meant to replicate Opera browser's famous feature, […]

Clic is a freeware program that can create simple icons from photos

Clic is a freeware program that can create simple icons from photos

Not everyone is gifted with the skill to create good looking icons in Photoshop, GIMP, and other image editing tools. Sure, there are a ton of customized icons available online that you […]

Add a confirmation or timer to Shut Down, Restart with OxyBits EasyShutdown

Add a confirmation or timer to Shut Down, Restart the computer with OxyBits EasyShutdown

You just clicked on Shut Down, and then you remembered you had to email something, or some urgent work came up. But Windows is shutting down and you have to wait for […]

Extend the Clipboard with 10 additional slots using MultiClipBoardSlots

Extend the Clipboard with 10 additional slots using MultiClipBoardSlots

The Windows clipboard is one of the areas in the operating system that hasn't been improved over several versions. Windows 10 has some additional features like Clipboard sharing, and the more useful […]

VenMon processors

VenMon is a system monitor program with a minimalistic widget and a multi-ping tool

Monitoring your computer's performance is a good way to ensure everything is working as intended. There are many tools you can use for this. VenMon is a system monitor program that has […]

Copy URLs from highlighted text using the Copy Selected Links extension for Firefox

Copy URLs from highlighted text using the Copy Selected Links extension for Firefox

About a month ago, we reviewed¬† a Firefox extension called Copy All Tab URLs, which allows you to copy the links of every tab in a single click. If you want an […]

Tweetz is an open-source Twitter client for Windows

Tweetz is an open-source Twitter client for Windows

Last week, we told you how to get the old Twitter interface back, using GoodTwitter 2. Before I came across it, I had been looking for extensions and other solutions. One of […]

Synchronize two folders in one-way or both directions with SyncBreeze

Synchronize two folders in one-way or both directions with SyncBreeze

Some people keep their music library, photo gallery, document folders, on their USB Drive or portable device in sync with the files on their computer. I do that too, mostly to serve […]

Windows File Recovery advanced options

Windows File Recovery app is a new app from Microsoft that can recover deleted files

Have you ever deleted important files accidentally? We've all been there, shift + delete can sometimes be a nuisance, or deleting the recycle bin and then realizing that you needed one of […]

Visual Tabs button

Visual Tabs is a Firefox extension that places a scrollable list of tabs in a sidebar

I always have a couple of dozen tabs or more in Firefox. If you do the same, you can perhaps relate to how difficult it can be to scroll through them to […]

Start Everywhere is a Start Menu replacement that has an optional floating icon

Start Everywhere is a Start Menu replacement with an optional floating icon

Open Shell (formerly Classic Shell) is one of the best Start Menu replacements that you can get for free. Start Everywhere is a freeware alternative that offers multiple ways to access the […]

TreeNoote is a free and easy-to-use note taking program

TreeNoote is a free and easy-to-use note taking program

We've reviewed simple note taking programs, and some very complex ones in the past. TreeNoote belongs to the former, and it is a freeware application. You can check out reviews of the […]

DataNumen Backup is a simple data backup and restore software

DataNumen Backup is a simple data backup and restore software

Recently, we reviewed Personal Backup and jaBuT, which are good options for backing up important data to make sure that the data can be restored if disaster strikes. If you'd prefer restoring […]

FileRenamer is a freeware batch file renaming tool with plenty of options

FileRenamer is a freeware batch file renaming tool with plenty of options

Batch Renaming files helps save you a lot of time. I always use a batch utility when I'm dealing with multiple files, e.g. to make filenames more descriptive. You can check out […]

Twitter's legacy thanks to GoodTwitter 2

GoodTwitter 2 is a userscript that restores Twitter's legacy interface

Remember GoodTwitter? It was a very useful add-on that helped users stick to the legacy interface of Twitter. It did so by spoofing the browser's user-agent to an older version, which tricked […]