Zelda Classic is the name of a free RPG. I’m sure most of you have been playing Zelda on Nintendo 8-Bit. This is the same game but with a twist! There’s some new quests and better graphic (you can choose to play with the classic graphic if you prefer that.) There’s also some new enemies and items.
Website: Zelda Classic
Ubuntu version 8.04 (Hardy Heron) was released today. Ubuntu is a free operating system. You can do pretty much anything you can do in Windows in Ubuntu. Surf the web, listen to music and watch movies… If you haven’t tried Ubuntu yet I suggest you give it a shot! You don’t even have to install it on your harddrive!
Just download the ISO-file and boot from the CD.
If you have used the normal Add/Remove programs function in windows (the Programs and features in case of Vista) you may not be uninstalling a program correctly. Most of the programs that get uninstalled end up leaving broken links and unused files. Most programs often leave big unused registry entries. This can sometimes considerably slow down your system.
To protect your system from this, use Absolute Uninstaller. This removes all unused files and even cleans up broken registry entries. All this will be done in seconds. This program starts faster than the Add/remove programs works faster and cleans better. This also provides a user-friendly list of programs with identifiable icons and it also has a useful search function to search for additional programs that are not listed. The search functionality lets you search for applications that may not get listed. The overall functionality of this application is commendable as it is a light weight application that can do a very good job of keeping your system clean.
Website: Absolute Uninstaller – A Better Uninstaller For Windows
BlogDesk – Post To All Your Blogs Directly From Windows
As the internet users increase every second, people who use blog increase. The number of blogs increase. Among the bloggers are some serious bloggers who are more intent on the content of the blog. For these people, BlogDesk has been created to make blogging easy to write. This also speeds up the entire process of blogging by providing quick access buttons. This also has useful features like spelling check to make the blogging process more productive.
This is a freeware that has been optimized for common blog systems like WordPress, MovableType, Drupal, Serendipity and ExpressionEngine. Using this software is so easy that it can be used by anyone. Using this will make things very easy for you especially when you want to post blogs on the fly. This not only makes life easy for the blogger, but this also makes it easy for blog readers as they will be reading better optimized content.
Website: Blogdesk – Post To All Your Blogs Directly From Windows
SoftMaker Office – A Free Complete Office Suite For Windows
This is an alternate solution to Microsoft office and OpenOffice.org. This is an office suite that comes with bundles applications that are compatible with Microsoft office file formats and are extremely easy to use. The tools provided with this are extremely easy to use and hence saves you good amount of time.
If you look at TextMaker, it is an application that is similar to Word, but this is much easier to use. This is compatible with word file formats. This has smart word helpers while you are typing. This also has a built-in database, mailmerge that is very simple to use. PlanMaker which is a solution similar to Excel is fast powerful and reliable. This contains more than 320 different types of calculation functions that makes calculations on your excel sheet very easy. With this you can create custom worksheets with colors, fonts, borders, pictures, word art, etc. This also has a built in Excel compatible charting application. This also has all other tools that are usually bundled with an office solution suite. This is a free software application suite.
Website: Softmaker Office – A Free Complete Office Suite For Windows
K-Meleon is a small and very fast webbrowser. It’s based on the Gecko layout engine. (the same engine as Firefox).
K-Meleon is released under Open Source terms. Some of the features is tabbed browsing, block popup windows, themes and skins and a lot more.
NetPanzer – Multiplayer Tactical Warfare Game
This is a tactical game that is based on quick tactical action and unit management in real time. This is a multi-player game allowing multiple users to have fun as opposing teams. As the game progresses, you will have to take new decisions in moving your units and positioning them that. The game progresses quickly and destroyed players re-spawn with a new set of units to manage.
This game also has additional features like map generator. You can use the map generator to create a custom map that you think will be most challenging. This is a freeware application. You can download and use this without paying any money.
Website: Netpanzer – Multiplayer Tactical Warfare Game
InstalledCodec – Displays A List Of All Codec Drivers And DirectShow Filters Installed
This is a small utility that you can install to view a list of all the Codec drivers and direct show filters that are installed on your system. This provides detailed information on each of the codec that is installed. This gives the name, type of the codec, the status of the codec (whether it is disabled or not), information about when the codec was installed/modified, a description of the codec, the company name, location of the codec and several other details.
This is a very helpful utility that lets you control all the installed codecs. You can easily enable or disable them individually. With the wide number of available video formats, you will have to have a number of codecs installed on your system. But having all of them running at the same time may slow down your system considerably. Thats when InstalledCodec is very helpful. This software is free for download and usage.
Website: Installedcodec – Displays A List Of All Codec Drivers And Directshow Filters Installed
Muziic – Music Player That Stream Songs From Youtube
Muziic is a music player that streams songs directly from YouTube. In the recent years, the music scene in YouTube has grown pretty big. It has a huge collection of songs in normal audio and in high definition audio. Muziic is a desktop application that takes advantage of this by providing live streaming audio from the YouTube videos.
This application also has two other options: The Encoder in this allow you to re-encode the MP3 in the file with the album artwork. The Uploader in this is another feature that allows you to directly upload audio to YouTube which gets converted to a video with high quality audio.
Website: Muziic – Music Player That Stream Songs From Youtube
CCleaner is a program that will help you to remove a lot of junk files that you and your system doesn’t need anymore. It will free up harddrive space which will make your computer a bit faster.
CCleaner can also optimize your Windows Registry which will also boost the performance of your computer.