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WhiteSmoke's innovative software is the first-ever instant, full-text analysis solution, providing context-related language enrichment. Upgrade your writing by adding context-related words Replace words using a smart thesaurus Check spelling with our comprehensive dictionaries Verify grammar in your text Works on all applications

CutePDF Writer

Create PDF files with this handy utility--without nags.


Dia can be used to draw many different kinds of diagrams. It currently has special objects to help draw entity relationship diagrams, UML diagrams, flowcharts, network diagrams, and simple circuits.

Social Networking App Backs up Après-ski Tales

A slopeside location-based social networking service came to five ski resorts this season, allowing skiers and boarders to track their Vail Resorts vertical...

WordWeb Dictionary-Thesaurus

Use this powerful tool to quickly find definitions, synonyms, and even pronunciations.

10 Ways to Goof Off at Work Without Getting Caught

Here’s how to take a recreational break on company time--without the boss finding out.

WordQ + SpeakQ Bundle

Learn to write better and faster with this software.

OmniPage Professional

Very good OCR and document organization highlight this pricey, but effective suite.

Create Slide Shows Quickly With DVD PixPlay Professional

This business-friendly app lets you create slide shows for work or play

DVD PixPlay Professional

This business-friendly app lets you create slideshows for work or play.

Google Chrome's New Beta: A Hands-On Tour

The latest beta of Google Chrome browser is out and the focus is on speed. We take the beta on a test drive.

2nd Story Software TaxAct Deluxe: Affordable, Basic Tax Help

Catering to price-sensitive customers, TaxAct Deluxe provides all the forms and does all the math. If you need serious advice and guidance, however, TurboTax and H&R Block at Home are both worth the extra money--especially for small-business owners.

Intuit TurboTax Home & Business: Comprehensive Help for Sole-Proprietor Taxes

TurboTax Home & Business's attention to detail and excellent data-import features make it the package of choice for sole proprietors with complex tax situations, but it's expensive and it might be overkill for some sole Schedule C filers.