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Freemake’s Music Box was created to let its users stream unlimited free music legally. They describe it as a universal audio and streaming music player in one. A jukebox that plays back, finds and streams your favorite songs in real time. Over 42 Million audio tracks in the library! Absolutely free and legal. After using it for a while, we think it has the potential to replace anyone’s default media player. The Music Box allows local playlists to be made for online music. Add any song you like to a playlist, including local music, and play it any time for free
People that troubleshoot computers for a living, or even a hobby, normally have the necessary software on hand for when an issue arises. But when that technician goes to another user’s computer, chances remain they don’t have the proper software for combating viruses, fixing sluggish performance, or treating a host of other common issues. Even if you are not a technician, it’s a good idea to create a portable toolkit to deal with different issues that arise from time to time. It’s important to be ready before even starting a rescue of a PC. Portable devices are an excellent method of
There are plenty of ways to launch programs in Windows, like using the Start menu or another program launcher like ObjectDock. One unique way is to open programs with secret launch codes known only to you. This is what Sector Seven’s ControlPad offers. ControlPad lets you define commands in the form of words or numbers and use them to open programs or other files. After specifying what codes to use, you can open the code window and enter the commands to launch anything at any time. The interface is compact and quick to use. If you have secret, hidden files,
If you've recently moved to a new country and you're looking to save money on overseas calling, Skype lets you call internationally using your PC and mobile phone. You can also use it to chat, which is a just as popular task. However, the most alluring aspect of Skype by far is its low cost of international calls. From being completely free to costing just a few cents, you won't get a cheaper option than Skype when it comes to international calls. Our guide will outline how to save loads of money using Skype. Well, if not loads, at least
The built-in utility for partitioning drives in Windows has never been an easy tool to work with. Fortunately, there are tons of alternatives available for download that make it super simple to format, resize, copy, or remove partitions. Most, if not all of, of the tools described below provide an easy-to-use manager to make the changes without having to do any math calculations. Perform many different operations on any drive, apply the changes, and reboot to see the results in action. Take a look at the free tools we've gathered and see which works best for you.
Since torrenting hit the scene in 2001, torrents have been associated with illegal downloading, making many people hesitant to even attempt torrenting for fear of legal repercussions. However if done correctly and legally, torrents are one of the best way to share large media files online. As long as you follow the legalities of torrenting – not sharing any copyrighted content and using legal file sharing sites – torrenting is as legal as a daytime walk in the park. From creating a torrent to uploading and sharing it, making sure you’re using the right software and websites are key. Our
Ever since 150 thousand Gmail users had their entire archives accidentally deleted by Gmail in 2011, backing up email accounts has been something many people are interested in. There are two impressive standalone software solutions that can backup your email account to your PC or any other desired location. What’s even better, they’re both free. The first one is MailStore Home which can backup your email from almost any IMAP enabled email provider and then there’s Gmail Backup, which is dedicated to backing up Gmail accounts. Each of these software titles has everything you need to suit your backing up needs, and
Remote management of your devices is made easy with Soluto. It gives you access to an exhaustive list of functions to help you monitor and maintain the performance for every device you add to it. Soluto lets you remotely and quietly install and update applications, view hardware information, chat with users, and more. In brief: Soluto allows a user to provide remote technical support to other people as well as monitor the health of their own devices. It has streamlined PC support by merging several technologies into one amazing tool. We’ll look at what is involved for the client devices and
Serious podcasters looking for the best free podcast recording software, look no further than Audacity. This many-featured software gives the average podcast host a myriad of options, helping them sound their best, and appear as good as the pros. While a first glance at Audacity may give impressions of a program best reserved for audio experts, it’s not as intimidating as it looks. In fact, once you get the hang of a few key features you’ll be recording high-quality podcasts that make you proud before you know it. Our guide will outline how to record and edit podcasts with Audacity.
Windows 8 eliminated the Start Menu that users over the last decade have come to depend on. However, the Win + X menu – which most Windows 8 users have no clue exists – can add much-needed functionality back into the OS. In fact, you can use the Win + X menu as is or edit it to include your most frequently used programs and more. Our guide will show you how to use the default Win + X menu and how to edit it with the help of WinAero’s Win X Menu Editor freeware title. SEE ALSO: Start Menu
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