Don't-Miss Software Stories

Let Read You Some Books is Netflix for book lovers.

Competent, Easy-to-Use Magix Digital DJ

Magix Digital DJ 2 is extremely competent, but workmanlike in appearance for its ilk.


Free-and-Easy Photo Manipulation With FotoSketcher

Convert your photographs into high-quality, realistic artworks for free using FotoSketcher.

Roll Your Own Wiki With Open Source MoinMoin

MoinMoin is a powerful open source wiki with an optional desktop mode.

Put Some Funky Flowers on Your Desktop With Psychedelic Spring

This free Windows 7 theme puts flower power on your desktop, just in time for spring.

Free and Cheap Software for Benchmarking Like a Pro

Gaming rigs and data-crunching workhorses alike need to be in top condition. Find out how your computer performs on intense, system-slamming tasks with these benchmarking programs.

Free Screenshot Captor Trounces $50 Snagit

Screenshot Captor offers powerful image capture tools, outperforming Snagit in some cases.

Photoscape Offers Unique Features in a Basic Package

The free Photoscape is a basic photo editor and batch processor with some very exciting added extras.

Back Up Your Online Files With SocialFolders

Free SocialFolders makes it easy to create offline copies of your online data.

Goalscape Desktop Project Manager Keeps Big Picture in Sight

Goalscape Desktop offers a unique and visual way to realize your goals and make dreams a reality.

DPC Latency Checker Helps Maximize Performance

See how long it takes for your computer to process tasks with this simple, but useful free utility.

MultiMon Taskbar Pro: A Second Taskbar for Dual-Monitor Setups

MultiMon Taskbar Pro puts a taskbar on your secondary monitor.

Straightforward Screen Shots With FastStone Capture

FastStone Capture is a lightweight tool for saving and editing screenshots.

Free and Affordable Software to Sync Your Work and Your Life

Whether you need access to your files on a PC, on a mobile device, or through the cloud, these downloadable utilities will keep your many computers talking--and keep your work and personal life on track.

Display Your Love for Nature With Free Nature Conservancy Theme

Enjoy lovely nature imagery from participants in the Nature Conservancy's 2011 photo contest.