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Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery Home Is Nice-Looking, But the Recovery Isn't Stellar

Though exceptionally easy to use, Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery Home didn't work in more dire scenarios.

Ancestry.com's Family Tree Maker Uses a Large Genealogical Database

Family Tree Maker 2012 uses Ancestry.com's database to help you make a complete family tree.

Create Family Trees and Genograms with GenoPro

GenoPro excels at making genograms of relationships or medical history, but also regular family trees.

Fend Off the 'Blue Screen of Death' with BlueScreenView Portable

When your PC's acting up,this handy utility is a good first step on the road to recovery.

Track Your Mouse Mileage With Mousotron

Mousotron lets you track your typing and mousing distance and compare them with other users.

Boot-Optimizer RapidStart Does Little You Can't Do Yourself

Utility RapidStart does what it says it will do, and does it with a slick interface, but advanced users needn't bother with it.

Online Tool Cozi Keeps Your Family Organized

The central feature is a shared calendar, which color-codes appointments and events by user.

VDownloader Helps You Download Videos Off The Internet

This utility for downloading and converting videos from YouTube and other sites doesn't always handle the task as well as other available offerings.

Back Up and Manage Your Android Device Locally With Moborobo

Moborobo is a Windows application for managing Android smartphones.

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Browser Add-On WasteNoTime Helps You Stay Focused While You Work

Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.