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Review: Slicetige-G takes the pain out of designing your Google profile

Slicetige-G is a simple and lightweight program that can help you design an attractive cover image for your Google profile, complete with a sliced out profile picture, and other customizable extras.

Review: Customize and tweak your Windows 7 experience with Sunrise Seven

Sunrise Seven provides an easy way for both beginners and serious geeks to customize many aspects of the Windows 7 system.

Review: Ashisoft Duplicate Finder can get rid of duplicate files, if you help it

Ashisoft Duplicate Finder is an easy-to-use program for finding duplicate files on your hard drive, but it might not be worth its $30 price tag.

Review: Slicetige-T can help you create a slick Twitter profile

Slicetige-T is a basic graphics tool made specifically for the new Twitter cover images. With a bit of patience, it can help anyone create a beautiful cover for Twitter.

Review: Nimble is a powerful CRM system for business users

Nimble is a centralized dashboard for social networks. With a wide range of supported networks and third-party integration, Nimble makes it easy for businesses to stay in touch with users and customers.

Review: Auslogics Duplicate File Finder frees up hard drive space quickly

Auslogics Duplicate File Finder provides a simple and easy way to get rid of duplicate files. It's not the most full-featured program of its type, but works just fine...and it's free.

Review: Easy Duplicate Finder helps rid PCs of file duplicates

Easy Duplicate Finder is a feature-rich duplicate file detector that can keep your file chaos under control. Though powerful, it's expensive and sometimes buggy.

Review: Tweeki is a beautiful, mobile-like desktop client for Twitter

Tweeki is a simple Twitter client with a gorgeous yet simple interface. It has a few limitations, though, and it's best used on just one account.

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ReadCube: An excellent all-in-one tool for organizing, finding, reading and annotating PDF articles

ReadCube is an all-in-one tool for organizing, finding, reading and annotating PDF articles. Aside from occasional trouble with certain articles, it works very well, especially considering it's still in beta.

MultiMi Brings Your Entire Online Presence Under One AVG-Secured Client

MultiMi is an original take on social clients, but in its current form, it's not necessarily better.

A 3D-Printed Exoskeleton Made From Lego Plastic Changes Lives for Children

Metal exoskeletons are too heavy for disabled kids to use, so these researchers made a lightweight one, hot from the 3D printer.

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Become a Cat Master With This New Cat-Only Wolfram Alpha App

A new iOS app by Wolfram Alpha tells you everything you ever wanted to know about cats. It's purrfect for cat lovers, and gives headline writers an excuse to use bad puns.

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Web App Tells You Which Olympic Athlete You Most Resemble

This web app from BBC News lets you compare yourself to Olympic athletes and find which one you resemble the most.

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Do Big Selections Confuse You? This New Technology Will Help You Choose

A Japanese invention scans and recognizes different items by shape, color and pattern, providing instant information.

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Bring Back the 80s With This Modern Take on the Old Mixtape

Miss the old mixtapes? This upgraded, 3D-printed version from MakerBot looks just like the real thing, but holds your favorite MP3 playlist instead.

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