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Download of the Day: Growl 2.0.7

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Our Download of the Day today is Growl 2.0.7.

 

Growl lets you know when things happen. Files finished downloading, friends came online, new email has arrived - Growl can let you know when any event occurs with a subtle notification. The rest of the time, Growl stays out of your way.

 

Along with letting you know when things happen, Growl also gives you full control over how you are notified and what action (if any) you want to take in response to the notification. You can choose to be alerted with a visual indicator or an audible alert, both, or neither. You can choose the type of display that is shown, whether the display remains on the screen, the importance of the notification, and even if the notification should be forwarded to another computer. You can have notifications that trigger an email, run a script, launch a program, or are read out loud.

 

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Download of the Day: Defraggler 2.07.346

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Our Download of the Day today is Defraggler 2.07.346.

 

Most defrag tools only allow you to defrag an entire drive. Defraggler lets you specify one or more files, folders, or the whole drive to defragment.

 

When Defraggler reads or writes a file, it uses the exact same techniques that Windows uses. Using Defraggler is just as safe for your files as using Windows.

 

At a glance, you can see how fragmented your hard drive is. Defraggler's drive map shows you blocks that are empty, not fragmented, or needing defragmentation.

 

• Give your hard drive a quick touch-up with Quick Defrag

• Organizes empty disk space to further prevent fragmentation

• Defragment while you sleep - and wake up with a faster PC. Set Defraggler to run daily, weekly or monthly

• Full Windows OS and Multi-lingual support

• Boot time defrag of system files

• Supports 37 major languages

 

Defraggler is made by Piriform, the company that also brought you CCleaner and Recuva, so is completely free!

 

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Download of the Day: Firefox 7.0 Beta 5

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Our Download of the Day today is Firefox 7.0 Beta 5.

 

The Web is all about innovation, and Firefox sets the pace with dozens of new features to deliver a faster, more secure and customizable Web browsing experience for all.

 

User Experience. The enhancements to Firefox provide the best possible browsing experience on the Web. The new Firefox smart location bar, affectionately known as the "Awesome Bar," learns as people use it, adapting to user preferences and offering better fitting matches over time.

 

Performance. Firefox is built on top of the powerful new Gecko platform, resulting in a safer, easier to use and more personal product.

 

Security. Firefox raises the bar for security. The new malware and phishing protection helps protect from viruses, worms, trojans and spyware to keep people safe on the Web.

 

Customization. Everyone uses the Web differently, and Firefox lets users customize their browser with more than 5,000 add-ons.

 

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Download of the Day: Google Chrome 15.0.874.0 Beta

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Our Download of the Day today is Google Chrome 15.0.874.0 Beta.

 

Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.

 

One box for everything

 

Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages.

 

Thumbnails of your top sites

 

Access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab.

 

Incognito mode

 

Don't want pages you visit to show up in your web history? Choose incognito mode for private browsing.

 

Safe browsing

 

Google Chrome warns you if you're about to visit a suspected phishing, malware or otherwise unsafe website.

 

For information about alpha and developer builds, check out the Chrome dev channel here.

 

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Download of the Day: FastPictureViewer 1.6 Build 212

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Our Download of the Day today is FastPictureViewer 1.6 Build 212.

 

FastPictureViewer, an image viewer designed for photographers. Now with powerful workflow tools helping to automate file management duties like copy, move, delete, save-for-web and more.

 

• Fastest RAW viewer ever. Period.

• Instant zooming to 100% view, for quick sharpness checks. Best in industry!

• RGB histogram, EXIF shooting data and Adobe XMP Rating/Label/Urgency instant display.

• Instantaneous display of the next image in line (when computer resources allows).

• Instant industry-standard Adobe XMP compatible rating and tagging.

• Fast tethered shooting through MTP/PTP. Tether a Nikon D3S or D3X in 64 bit, today!

• Supports most common image formats, including Adobe DNG, plus specialists formats such as OpenEXR, DDS, PNM and more, through separately installable image codecs.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 1.6 Build 212

 

- New photographer feature: realtime "zoom" window, with RGB eyedropper and lost highlights/shadows indicators.

- Small bug fixes.

 

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Download of the Day: Windows 7 Codecs 3.0.5

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Our Download of the Day today is Windows 7 Codecs 3.0.5.

 

All the codecs you need for Windows 7 to play AVIs, DVDs and more!

 

It does not contain a media player and it does not associate file-types. With the Windows 7 codec package installed you will be able to use any media player, limited only by the players' capabilities, to play all movies and video clips. Streaming video is supported in several formats in all popular web browsers. Users of the Windows 7 media center codecs have the ability to choose what is installed and where to install it using the public redistributable. After installation you can select to remove specific portions without removing the entire package. You can also re-add the removed items at any time.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 3.0.5

 

- update ffdshow 3978

- update x264 encoder 2074

- update MediaInfo Lib 7.48

- update gabest 3704

- update DirectVobSub 3705

- update LAV filters .34

- several settings bugfixes

 

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Download of the Day: DriveImage XML 2.30

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Our Download of the Day today is DriveImage XML 2.30.

 

DriveImage XML is an easy to use and reliable program for imaging and backing up partitions and logical drives.

 

Image creation uses Microsoft's Volume Shadow Services (VSS), allowing you to create safe "hot images" even from drives currently in use. Images are stored in XML files, allowing you to process them with 3rd party tools. Never again be stuck with a useless backup! Restore images to drives without having to reboot. DriveImage XML is now faster than ever, offering two different compression levels.

 

The program will backup, image and restore drives formatted with FAT 12, 16, 32 and NTFS.

 

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Download of the Day: MediaMonkey 4.0.0.1426 Beta

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Our Download of the Day today is MediaMonkey 4.0.0.1426 Beta.

 

MediaMonkey is a music manager and jukebox for serious music collectors and iPod users. It catalogs your CDs, OGG, WMA, MPC, FLAC, APE, WAV and MP3 audio files. It offers an intelligent tag editor which looks up missing Album Art and track information via Freedb and the web, and an automated file and directory renamer to organize your music library.

 

• Organize music and edit tags in your audio library with a powerful, intuitive interface

• Automatically lookup and tag Album Art and other metadata

• Manage 50,000+ files in your music collection without bogging down

• Play MP3s and other audio formats, and never again worry about varying volume

• Record CDs into OGG, MP3, FLAC and WMA files

• Convert MP3s, OGG, FLAC and WMA files into other formats with the Audio Converter

• Create playlists and music mixes quickly and easily to suit any occasion

• Synchronize with iPods / MP3 players effortlessly and convert tracks on-the-fly

• Download audio content using the new integrated Podcatcher.

• Use MediaMonkey for Parties or other public places with Party Mode

• Create Statistics and other Reports of your music collection as Excel, html, or xml files.

• Customize MediaMonkey with Skins, visualizations, plug-ins and scripts to make it do what you want it to.

• Plus much more...

 

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Download of the Day: GPU-Z 0.5.5

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Our Download of the Day today is GPU-Z 0.5.5.

 

TechPowerUp today announced the latest version of GPU-Z, the graphics hardware information and diagnostic utility trusted by the PC enthusiast community at large. Version 0.5.5 comes with support for the latest graphics processors, makes the interface a little more accessible to users, and improves stability and reliability.

 

To begin with, GPU-Z 0.5.5 adds full support for AMD A-Series accelerated processing units (the Radeon GPU component embedded in them), a load of new and lesser-known GPUs from NVIDIA including GeForce GT 560 Ti OEM, GT 545, GT 530, GeForce GTX 580M, GT 555M, GeForce 520MX, GT 520M, 410M, 305M, Quadro 5000, Quadro 4000M, Quadro 400; from AMD including Radeon HD 6290, Radeon E6760 & E4690, FirePro V8800, FirePro V3700, FirePro 2460 (FireMV); and the recently launched ASUS ROG MARS II, which probably got Santa's inbox flooded by now.

 

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Download of the Day: SuperAntiSpyware 5.0.1118

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Our Download of the Day today is SuperAntiSpyware 5.0.1118.

 

SUPERAntiSpyware Professional features our highly advanced Real-Time Protection to ensure protection from installation or re-installation of potential threats as you surf the Internet. Used in conjunction with our First Chance Prevention and Registry Protection, your computer is protected from thousands of threats that attempt to infect and infiltrate your system at startup or while shutting down your system.

 

Advanced Detection and Removal

 

• Detect and Remove Spyware, Adware, Malware, Trojans, Dialers, Worms, KeyLoggers, HiJackers, Parasites, Rootkits, Rogue Security Products and many other types of threats.

• Light on System Resources and won't slow down your computer like many other anti-spyware products. Won't conflict with your existing anti-spyware or anti-virus solution!

 

Real-Time Protection

 

• Real-Time Blocking of threats! Prevent potentially harmful software from installing or re-installing!

• First Chance Prevention examines over 50 critical points of your system each time your system starts up and shuts down to eliminate threats before they have a chance to infect and infiltrate your system.

• Schedule either Quick, Complete or Custom Scans Daily or Weekly to ensure your computer is free from harmful software.

 

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