Don't-Miss Software Stories

Free rtpMIDI Lets You Play Beautiful Music With Your iDevice and PC

rtpMIDI lets you control your PC's MIDI software and instruments using your Apple iPhone or iPad.

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Free Fotobounce Helps You Organize and Share Photos

This ad-supported software uses face recognition to help organize your photo library, and it offers useful sharing tools.

Give Yourself a Virtual Makeover With Perfect365

Add makeup and other face contours to a digital portrait with Perfect365.

Track Billable Time With Klok Pro

Klok Pro is a simple and powerful cross-platform time-tracking Adobe Air application.

Can Your Software Live in the Cloud?

Services such as CloudOn, Nivio, and OnLive are bringing full-blown Office apps to iPads and other mobile devices.

Quickly Access Nonstandard Characters With Free Holdkey

Keyboard utility Holdkey makes it easier to enter extended and nonstandard characters.

Let Audiobooks.com Read You Some Books

Audiobooks.com 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.

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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.