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ScreenTemperature is an open source tool that can help reduce eye strain by lowering the color temperature of your monitor

ScreenTemperature is an open source tool that can help reduce eye strain by lowering the color temperature of your monitor

Working on a computer for a long time could be one of the reasons why you may have trouble falling asleep. That's because your monitor like most displays emits bluelight, which in […]

View your computer's hardware and software details, generate a HTML report with HiBit System Information

View your computer's hardware and software details, generate a HTML report with HiBit System Information

When you want to upgrade some of your PC's parts, or replace something, there are some bits and pieces of information that you may not know but need to; this is easily […]

ScreenTranslator install recognition language

ScreenTranslator is an open source tool that can translate text from images using OCR

Translating text from other languages can be done with the help of online services like Google Translate, Bing, and other translation services. You can also use desktop programs like GT4T to help […]

Simplenote 2.0 update copy internal link

Simplenote 2.0 update adds support for internal note linking, markdown files and more

Simplenote has been updated to version 2.0 on Windows, Linux and Mac. At first glance, the interface looks identical to version 1, but the latest release brings a handful of new features […]

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AuthPass is an open source, cross-platform password manager that supports KeePass database files

KeePass has been my favorite password manager for many years. One of the things I like about it is that it has many alternative programs that you can use with its encrypted […]

Tuniac is a freeware music player for Windows

Tuniac is a freeware music player for Windows

Not everyone likes having a lot of options just to listen to some music; those who like options, may use great programs such as MusicBee. If you prefer to focus on playing […]

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AutoWall is an open source program that can display animated GIFs and videos as your wallpaper

Are you bored with your desktop background? Let's add some life to it. AutoWall is a simple program that allows you to use animated GIFs and videos as your wallpaper. Extract the […]

SnapCrab is a freeware screenshot tool from the developer of Sleipnir

SnapCrab is a freeware screenshot tool from the developer of Sleipnir

Looking for a screenshot tool? ShareX is second to none, in my opinion. But if you're looking for a simpler program, there are other options to choose from including the built-in screenshot […]

How to add a hotkey for delayed screenshot capture in ShareX

How to add a hotkey for delayed screenshot capture in ShareX

Though I have reviewed many screenshot tools -- QuickSnip, HolzShots, or AutoScreenshot, my personal favorite has always been ShareX. I'm sure it's the same with some/most of you. Despite being a stellar […]

Inbox Notifier displays a notification on your desktop when a new mail lands in your Gmail inbox

Inbox Notifier displays a notification on your desktop when a new mail lands in your Gmail inbox

Gmail is probably the most popular email service available today. Most users use the mobile app for managing emails on their smartphone, especially on Android devices. But now with everyone working from […]

Restore windows to their saved size and position with using Window Resizer

Restore windows to their saved size and position with using Window Resizer

There are many ways to reposition the windows of programs that you use. Of course, the most popular way is placing the windows manually with a click and drag, and by using […]

Yale is a freeware tool that displays your CPU, memory, disk and network usage in a compact widget

Yale is a freeware tool that displays your CPU, memory, disk and network usage in a compact widget

System monitors are handy programs if you want to know if your computer is using a lot of memory, CPU or other resources.  The Windows Task Manager serves the purpose rather well, […]

Shrink the Windows Taskbar, modify the RGB levels, hide the Start and Show desktop buttons with TaskbarCustomizer

Shrink the Windows Taskbar, modify RGB levels, or hide Start and Show desktop buttons with TaskbarCustomizer

Applications like TaskbarX, TaskbarDock can be useful in centering the icons and tweaking the Windows Taskbar. There is a new program which can make it look more stylish: TaskbarCustomizer. Extract the portable […]

Keep the contents of two directories in sync with SyncFolders

Keep the contents of two directories in sync with SyncFolders

If you constantly transfer files to and from computer to a USB Flash drive, external storage or a remote location, you may know that it can be a boring task. I perform […]

CopyMastro is an open source application that supports multi-threaded copying, folder based copy modes, task verification and more

CopyMastro is an open source application that supports multi-threaded copying, folder based copy modes, task verification and more

Backing up your files to an external drive or the cloud is a good way to be prepared for unforeseen PC crashes or other issues. If you are like me, and copy […]

Find and delete duplicate files with the help of Exact Duplicate Finder

Find and delete duplicate files with the help of Exact Duplicate Finder

How often do you clean up your downloads folder? I often find multiple copies of the same installer/portable archive, and sometimes several files named setup.exe. Deleting these files and those in other […]

Translate Microsoft Office documents or text from any word editor, and get dictionary definitions instantly with GT4T

Translate Microsoft Office documents or text from any word editor, and get dictionary definitions instantly with GT4T

Working with documents that are in a foreign language? Translating is no easy task, it requires precision, and you may be constantly looking up words that you don't know or are unsure […]

View your Wi-Fi signal strength, auto switch to the better connection with Wifinian

View your Wi-Fi signal strength, auto switch to the better connection with Wifinian

Is your wireless internet connection performing optimally? Does the signal seem lower than usual, or do you experience disconnects, differences in download and upload speeds, or other connectivity issues? While speed tests […]