PCWorld Reviewers' Favorites: November 2011
What do hard drive utilities, virtual desktop managers, mindmappers, Windows 7 themes, and creative writing software have in common? They're all kinds of programs PCWorld's Downloads reviewers tried in November. This unranked chart shows some of their favorite finds.
Rated: Nov 2, 2011 2:55 PM
Back up entire partitions, restore partitions and individual files for free with this highly useful backup program from Easeus.
Rated: Nov 28, 2011 12:46 PM
Elegant, feature-rich virtual desktop manager Finestra works very well--most of the time.
Rated: Nov 8, 2011 2:03 PM
Compare the contents of a wide range of file types, merge changes, and generate diff reports with ExamDiff Pro.
Rated: Nov 9, 2011 2:40 PM
TheBrain lets you keep and organize all of your thoughts and files in one central place.
Rated: Nov 8, 2011 3:54 PM
Blumind is a free, tiny, portable tool for quickly creating mind maps, org charts, and logic diagrams.
Rated: Nov 11, 2011 2:02 PM
Fade In gives you the tools to produce the next "Citizen Kane," or the next "Mansquito vs. Megacroc."
Rated: Nov 17, 2011 3:27 PM
Drive imaging software doesn't get any better than this affordable program, which also performs file-level backup.
Rated: Nov 17, 2011 8:19 PM
Celebrate the colors of fall with this series of eight beautiful nature photographs.
Rated: Nov 10, 2011 9:32 AM
This is the best entry-level audio and music recording software available, but it's pricey.
Rated: Nov 30, 2011 3:56 PM
Clear the screen of distracting menus while writing with this freebie.