MSI Fetch is a PHP
script used to display RSS content.
It can be used to display other's content on your
site, your intranet or your desktop. It is also
known as an aggregator or feedreader and it parses
RSS (or RDF or backend) files (xml files) and shows
probably one of the most cost effective and easiest
to use online RSS Content Management systems on the
market today. It gives you the versatility to turn
your website into a viral marketplace delivery
centre for just cents on the dollar.
These are some
of the free software programs I use.
Ad-Aware is designed to
provide advanced protection from known Data-mining,
aggressive advertising, Parasites, Scumware, selected
traditional Trojans, Dialers, Malware, Browser hijackers,
and tracking components. With the release of Ad-Aware SE
Personal edition, Lavasoft takes the fight against Spyware
to the next level.
Audacity is free, open source software for recording
and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X,
Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating
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Acrobat Reader -
Reader® is free software that allows everyone from
business professionals to home users to easily and
reliably view, print, and search PDF files using a
variety of platforms and devices.
avast! 4 Home Edition
avast! Home Edition is now
free of charge for HOME users for NON-COMMERCIAL
use. You can find more information
here. If you are not a home user, or you use your
computer for profit, the avast! Home Edition is not licensed
for such use, and you are asked to use the commercial
avast! Professional Edition.
To use the Home Edition, you
it, however, after initial installation you have 60 days
to trial the product (as with all avast! antivirus products)
before you must complete registration. The registration
process is very easy, and will take you only a couple of
activity from your screen into .avi or .swf movie
files. It is ideal for demonstrating software,
creating training, capturing a meeting, or recording
The program is
insanely easy to use, generates relatively small
files, and records sound from a microphone or your
Version 2.0 seems to
be the last freeware version, and many copies
disappeared from the internet as a training company
seems to have taken a commercial interest in the
technology. However, the license.txt of these
full-featured versions provides for free use and
Welcome to the IBP - the Interactive Business
The IBP is
the first business planning software product
designed specifically to operate on the World
Wide Web. The IBP uses the capabilities
of the Internet to assist entrepreneurs prepare
a 3 year business plan for their new or existing
With the IBP,
- be guided
through each section of your business plan
using a question and answer format;
definitions and tips, and view sample
business plans to help you to write your own
financial projections prepared for you,
based upon the information you provide; and
- use the
power of the Internet to assist you in
researching your business plan.
dBpowerAMP Music Converter
(dMC) - "must
have audio tool "
BpowerAMP Music Converter (dMC),
is one of those must have utilities, indispensable
for converting audio files from one format to
(record) from Audio CDs,
ID Tags & Display Track Info,
Preserve ID Tags on Conversion,
range of Codecs - mp3, mp4, Windows Media Audio (wma),
Ogg Vorbis, aac, Monkeys Audio, FLAC and many others,
from LPs or anything,
- 100% Free, no nags,
popups, hidden spy or bundleware.
The add-on for dMC called
Power Pack is Shareware, dMC is 100% free.
Release 9 [3rd July 2002]
FileZilla is a fast and
reliable FTP client and server with lots of useful features
and an intuitive interface.
The award-winning download manager for Windows 95/98/Me,
Windows NT 4.0 ,Windows 2000,Windows XP and Windows 2003.
FlashGet is specifically designed to address two of
the biggest problems when downloading files:
Speed and management of downloaded files.
Keywords is a
free Windows software for finding the perfect set
of keywords for your web pages. Knowing the
right keywords to target is very important because
your site should provide what people are searching
Keywords is completely free. No registration, no
payments, no nag screens! It is a small 500Kb
download, digitally signed and safe to install. We
don't even ask for your email address.
a color finder that allows you to choose custom
colors and save, load, and retrieve specific colors
from any area on your screen.
company does not seem to be around anymore but it is
a great little tool. You wont really know till you
want to find a special color.
Download from Two Cows
Pro - No longer supported. This version lasts forever
Paint Shop Pro's origins were
as a humble graphic file converter and this remains its big
strength. 33 file formats are supported including all the
bitmap standards and a number of vector ones, such as WMF
and CDR, for good measure. The list has been expanded and
brought up-to-date particularly through the support for Web
page graphics such as the GIF 89a and PNG. Welcome reminders
of the old days include the batch conversion facility, a
godsend if you regularly have to convert multiple files, and
the simple capture utility which is generally sufficient for
Convert to PDF from any
application by simply 'printing' to the PrimoPDF
printer - it couldn't be easier! Within minutes, you
can create high-quality PDFs by converting from
Word, Excel, PowerPoint and virtually any other
printable file type.
FREE PDF Converter -
not a trial version
Print to PDF from
virtually any application
Optimize PDF output
for print or screen
No annoying pop-up
ads - no catch!
- High-quality PDF
PDF, or Portable
Document Format, is a unique, cross-platform
file format that allows for precise
representation of documents. By converting to
PDF, you can rest assured that your users will
see your documents exactly as you intended, with
all the fonts, formatting, and graphics intact.
Rapidly becoming the de facto standard for
electronic document distribution, PDF also
enables you to add features like security,
bookmark navigation, web optimization, and more.
7 Zip -
7-Zip is open
source software. Most of source code is under GNU
LGPL license. AES code is under BSD LICENSE. unRAR code
is under mixed license: GNU LGPL + unRAR restriction.
- Supported formats:
- Packing /
unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR
- Unpacking only:
RAR, CAB, ISO, ARJ, LZH, CHM, Z, CPIO, RPM, DEB and
- For ZIP and GZIP
formats 7-Zip provides compression ratio that is
2-10 % better than ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
capability for 7z format
- Integration with
- Powerful File Manager
- Powerful command line
- Plugin for FAR Manager
- Localizations for 63
is an excellent FREEWARE program. You can very easily make
animated GIF files and view them as well using typical VCR
controls. This is a must have if you want to put your
presentations in motion!
The pdf 995 suite of products
- Pdf 995, PdfEdit 995, and Signature 995 - is a complete
solution for your document publishing needs. It provides
ease of use, flexibility in format, and industry-standard
security- and all at no cost to you.
By Gordon Knapp
EASY TO FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS AND FREE