Free Software



Software and services that I find useful and want to share with you.  All are either open source, freeware, or donationware. Be sure to come back frequently as I have more to add.




Browser
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Addons
Scribefire (in browser blogging)
DownThemAll (downloading tool for firefox)
Evernote (multi-platform note taking tool)

Other Free Downloads

Windows Live Essentials (free windows tools!)
Kindle for the PC (save on shelf space)

Free Webhosting

Get Organized
taskcoach
Google Calendar
Google Docs

Image Editing
Gimp
Microsoft Expression Design
Multimedia
audacity (sound recorder)
freemake (video downloader)
manycam (add effects and cuts on the fly)
camstudio (desktop recording software)

Communications
skype (cheap phone)
ICQ
Pidgin

Office Tools
Openoffice
Skydrive (Microsoft Office)
Scribus (Opensource publishing Software)

WYSIWYG editors
Kompozer
Visual Web Developer
Amaya
Microsoft Expressions Web


Computer Security
Spybot Search and Destroy
Avast antivirus (home use only)
TDssKiller
Malwarebytes (home use only)

Online Games
(we all need some entertainment, sometime)
Howrse
Roblox (a really great game for the kids)