Don't-Miss Software Stories

ArcSoft Perfect365: Free App Gives Instant Facelifts and Makeovers

ArcSoft's free photo-retouching app automatically removes blemishes, adds digital makeup, changes eye colors, and offers quick portrait enhancements for anyone who doesn't want to use a full image-editing suite.

What's Up in Downloads? Latest Five Reviews: Mind Maps, Diff Tool, Free Game

Our reviewers mapped their minds, geeked out with a differential program, and got lost in an immersive space game.

Review: Super Mario 3D Land Has a Gimmick That Works

Finally, a game for the Nintendo 3DS that makes you actually want to turn on 3D.

Colorful Weekly Speller Makes Learning Fun

Weekly Speller breaks up the monotony of studying spelling words with activities and visual interest.

6 Great Apps to Help You Manage Your Household

Can't remember what items your family needs from the grocery store or what days the kids' dental appointments fall on? These apps can help you keep everyone in your life on the same page.


Easeus ToDo Backup: The Best Free Backup Tool in Existence

Easeus Todo Backup Free is the best free backup solution available...and close to being the best, period.

Happy Halloween Windows 7 Theme

Celebrate Halloween with this whimsical Windows 7 theme--complete with Jack-o-lanterns, skeletons, and creepy sounds.

Day of the Dead Windows 7 Theme

If you love Mexican folk art--or Day of the Dead, or Halloween--this colorful free Windows 7 theme is just your style.

Search Gmail, Google Docs--And Now Twitter--In a Flash With CloudMagic

CloudMagic's lightning-fast search utility now works with Twitter, in addition to Gmail and Google Docs.

PDF-Xchange Viewer

Type on and mark up Acrobat files with this free PDF viewer.

Blogging Is Free and Easy at gets you quickly up and running with a free WordPress-based blog, so you can just focus on the content.

MenuUninstaller Adds an Uninstall Menu Option

This free tool adds right-click uninstalling to Windows XP, Vista, and 7.

Smartr Contacts Android App Review: A Better Address Book

Smartr Contacts turns your Android phonebook into the ultimate social organizer, but there are a couple glitches that keep it from being a perfect app.