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Endlessly tweaking his workflow for comfort and efficiency, Erez is a freelance writer on a mission to discover the simplest, coolest, and most effective software and websites to make tomorrow happen today.

How to Start Your Business on the Cheap--With Help From the Crowd

Need to bootstrap your business at a low, low cost? Check out PCWorld's guide on how to use four popular crowdsourcing services to get more done for less.

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Play With Mechanical Puzzles In Your Browser With Interlocked

Interlocked is a modern take on the ancient concept of mechanical puzzles, done up in 3D.

Customize Your Desktop With Open-Source Utility Rainmeter

Rainmeter is a free, open-source tool for putting system information on your desktop with oodles of style.

Predator Secures Your PC With a USB Hard Drive...And Some Difficulty

Predator lets you lock and unlock your desktop using a USB thumb drive.

Komodo Edit: Feature-Packed Free Programmers' Editor

This free and powerful programmer's text editor is built on the same foundation as Mozilla Firefox.

Ditch Your Arrow Keys With TouchCursor

TouchCursor tries to wean users off the keyboard's arrow keys by using home row keys for navigation.

Browser Looking Bored? Take It Out on an Elephant Quest

Elephant Quest is a free and addictive browser-based quest involving elephants, lasers, and a hat.

Access Nonfiction Books and and Video With Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online offers access to a huge catalog of books and videos about computers and technology for a fixed monthly rate.

Buffering Too Slow? Watch Videos When They're Complete With Video DownloadHelper

Video DownloadHelper is a free Firefox add-on for downloading videos from YouTube and others.

Read E-Books on Your Netbook, Laptop, or PC With Kindle for PC

Kindle for PC is a very capable, full-featured and free e-book reader with great extras.

Fieldrunners HD Review: Standard Tower Defense Action

Fieldrunners HD may be enjoyable for newcomers to tower defense, but players experienced with the genre are likely to find it dull.

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Manage Your Downloads Better With This Free Version of JDownloader

JDownloader is a powerful and free Java-based download manager...and PCWorld has the installation file to get.

Type Common Phrases Faster and More Accurately With Breevy

Breevy saves you time by replacing abbreviations you type with complete text.

Slick PhpStorm Makes Editing JavaScript and PHP Fun

JetBrains PhpStorm is a cross-platform development environment for JavaScript, PHP, and other Web-related languages.

Create or Improve Your Own Websites Using These Great Tools

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned Web developer, here are some of the best tools and services available for putting your content online today.