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See How Your PC Stacks Up With the Free PCMark 7 Basic

Put your hardware through its paces--and then compare its performance online--with PCMark 7.

UI Problems Mar a Great Feature Set in Latest Jv16 PowerTools

This collection of useful and feature-rich tools is undermined by interface and implementation issues.

Manage Disks (Partway) With DiskBoss Free

DiskBoss Free offers some interesting and powerful disk management features, locked in a maze of "upsell" dialogs.

Battlestar Galactica Online Game: All of the Warfare, None of the Angst

Go frag some Toasters...or show the power of the One God to those worthless meatbags...in this browser-based MMO.

CrystalDiskInfo

Find out your hard disk's secrets with this open-source utility.

Captain Optimizer - 1 Computer License

Captain Optimizer scans your system to detect processes and settings that slow your system down. It then initiates immediate corrective actions to optimize the system for improved performance. Relevant components are scanned, cleaned and tuned for greater speed, performance and overall experience. The result: A PC that runs like new again.

Desktop Publishing Tool MadCap Flare Is Great for Complex Projects

The MadCap Flare tool for technical documents hits high bars for power and complexity.

Opera Browser: Strong Enough to Sing the Big Boys Off the Stage?

Opera 11 refuses to accept the dominance of the "Big 2" and delivers a knockout product.

Opera Browser

This browser refuses to accept the dominance of the "Big 2" and delivers a knockout product.

Magic Utilities 2011 Interesting, But Not Enchanting

This decent collection of interesting utilities for cleanup, security, and optimization has some nice touches, but it's not a must-have.

Geek Alert: UltraCompare Compares Files and Directories

UltraCompare is a powerful tool for finding and managing changes in files and directories.

Find Differences Between PCs With ENVy Computer Compare

ENVy Computer Compare can show you things about your computer(s) you didn't know could be learned.

UltraCompare

Compare two--or even three--text or Word files with this useful program.

Magic Folder Icon

Change the icons of your folders to whatever you like.

Customize Your Folders' Looks With Free Magic Folder Icon

Change the icons of your folders to whatever you like with Magic Folder Icon.