Download of the Week

Download of the Week

Our regular feature of the best software and freeware downloads on the web. Only great quality apps tested by our staff make the cut.

Download of the Week: Xobni

Anyone who relies heavily on Outlook for work or personal stuff knows that following conversations and keeping contacts up to date can be a real pain. There are a number of tools that can enhance its potential, however, and one…

Download of the Week: Miro

The increasing adoption of broadband has made it easier than ever to enjoy digital media and online videos in particular – whether it is user generated or professionally produced content that you are looking for. With the growing sources for…

Download of the week: RoboForm

Conventional passwords are close to useless when it comes to online security, yet a recent statistical analysis of 28,000 stolen passwords shows that a disturbingly high percentage of people rely on the easiest keyboard combinations to remember, such as ‘1234’…

Download of the week: DivX 7

Amidst the frenzy the Consumer Electronics Show this week, DivX has released version 7 of its popular video and audio compression software, particularly introducing support for full HD H.264 videos. Continuing the trend of previous releases, DivX 7 comes in…

Download of the week: Evernote

Evernote is a free note-taking application that allows users to easily capture and organize information of various types, including text notes, printed and handwritten text within images (or even from a blurry cell phone snapshot), clippings from other applications and…

Download of the week: TeamViewer

There are a ton of remote control applications to choose from but few of them offer the simplicity of TeamViewer. This cross-platform (Mac and PC) tool lets you connect to other PCs within seconds for remote access, tech support and…

Download of the week: Songbird

Those looking for an alternative to iTunes or Windows Media Player might be interested to know that their open source competitor, Songbird, has finally reached its 1.0 version this week after two years in development. This free media player built…

Download of the week: µTorrent

µTorrent is quite an impressive BitTorrent client that acquired a strong reputation almost three years ago for its tiny footprint and minimal use of system resources. The latest stable version (1.8.1) is just 263 kB in size and yet it…

Download of the week: CCleaner

CCleaner is a freeware system optimization, privacy and cleaning tool. The extra C stands for “Crap,” and the program’s aim is to clean your system from just that – the temporary and unnecessary files that accumulate over time. You might…

Download of the week: Launchy

If you are the type of user who likes testing many applications then you surely must have one loaded start menu, and probably a cluttered desktop as well. But getting access to those apps isn’t always quick. Enter Launchy, a…

Download of the week: 7-Zip

Data compression is a popular way of reducing file sizes and making back-ups easier, and while paid applications such as WinZip and WinRAR have long dominated the scene, I suggest you give 7-Zip a try. The interface is kind of…

Download of the week: Dropbox

I often find myself moving between workspaces and machines, so lately, I’ve been searching for an easy way to keep my important files accessible at all times. Dropbox is a newcomer to the personal file storage, sharing and syncing space,…