Free Software

HAMSTER Burns and Copies CD/DVDs for Free

In a recent want to find better general CD/DVD burning software than ImgBurn (which, I still absolutely love — it’s also free) for day-to-day data burning I began searching over the various free CD/DVD burners for Windows, but had serious issues finding anything that could compare to the usable user interface of products like Nero Essentials (a copy of which seems to…

Turn the New Grooveshark Into Grooveshark Desktop for Free

Grooveshark is an amazing online media player with a vast library that contains music from practically any artist imaginable. Grooveshark works with most any modern browser and seems to be embracing the new HTML5 standard, having been slowly ditching Flash for some time. They’re new interface is an absolute pleasure to work with, and has actually surpassed the Adobe Flex/Air Desktop application…

Microsoft’s Browser Selection + User Ignorance Lets Google’s Chrome “cheat”?

Michael B. from the Mozilla Marketing list recently posted an hypothesis on why Google Chrome may suddenly start taking a much larger chunk out of the browser market now that Microsoft’s browser selection screens are appearing in the EU. “I’ve a hypothesis to explain Chrome’s recent and sudden surge of usage share the last couple months. Let me first say that almost every time I ever ask what web browser someone uses, the answer I get is Google….”