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Download of the Day: Google Chrome 16.0.899.0 Beta

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Our Download of the Day today is Google Chrome 16.0.899.0 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: Paint.NET 3.5.9

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Our Download of the Day today is Paint.NET 3.5.9.

 

Paint.NET is an image and photo manipulation application.

 

Every feature and user interface element was designed to be immediately intuitive and quickly learnable without assistance. In order to handle multiple images easily, Paint.NET uses a tabbed document interface. The tabs display a live thumbnail of the image instead of a text description. This makes navigation very simple and fast.

 

Usually only found on expensive or complicated professional software, layers form the basis for a rich image composition experience. You may think of them as a stack of transparency slides that, when viewed together at the same time, form one image.

 

Many special effects are included for enhancing and perfecting your images. Everything from blurring, sharpening, red-eye removal, distortion, noise, and embossing are included. Also included is our unique 3D Rotate/Zoom effect that makes it very easy to add perspective and tilting.

 

Adjustments are also included which help you tweak an image's brightness, contrast, hue, saturation, curves, and levels. You can also convert an image to black and white, or sepia-toned.

 

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New beta release of MSI Afterburner has a hefty change log

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Do you overclock your graphics card via software? Chances are these days you're most likely using MSI's own Afterburner for it, seeing as it's one of the most complete, useful tools around these days for not only GPU overclocking, but other various things like video capturing, temp monitoring, setting profiles for different scenarios etc.

 

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With that said, you may like to know that the folks over at the Guru of 3D have released a new updated version of it to the public, albeit in beta form. The changelog is quite extensive, though, with a ton of fixes, tweaks and additions that should have you quickly wishing to update to this 2.2.0 Beta 8 build.

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Download of the Day: Skype 5.5.0.119

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Our Download of the Day today is Skype 5.5.0.119.

 

Skype is software for calling other people on their computers or phones. Download Skype and start calling for free all over the world.

 

The calls have excellent sound quality and are highly secure with end-to-end encryption. You don't even need to configure your firewall or router or any other networking gear.

 

Additionally it doesn't just work on Windows. Skype is also for Mac OS X, Linux and PDAs using Pocket PC, with a native look and feel for each platform. Talking, sending instant messages or even file transfers work between different platforms like a charm.

 

• Skype calling - Skype has all the features of an ordinary phone so it's even easier to manage your calls.

• Video calling - see who you are talking to at the same time as speaking to them.

• Add Skype and SkypeOut contacts - Add contacts who use Skype and those who use ordinary phones so you can call more people.

• Organising groups - group contacts under certain names and share them with your contacts so they can talk to them too.

• Basic chat and emoticons - when it's not convenient to call, chat or Instant Message (IM) your contacts.

• Group chat - for when it's easier to chat or Instant Message (IM) all your friends at once.

 

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Download of the Day: Thunderbird 7.0

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Our Download of the Day today is Thunderbird 7.0.

 

Thunderbird is a great email client from the same people who brought you the Firefox browser.

 

Thunderbird gives you IMAP/POP support, a built-in RSS reader, support for HTML mail, powerful quick search, saved search folders, advanced message filtering, message grouping, labels, return receipts, smart address book LDAP address completion, import tools, and the ability to manage multiple e-mail and newsgroup accounts.

 

• Tabbed email

• An Archive feature similar to the one in GMail

• Lightning fast search

• Smart folders

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 7.0

 

- Thunderbird is based on the new Mozilla Gecko 7 engine

- Several user interface fixes and improvements

- Several fixes to attachment handling

- Ability to print a summary of selected email messages

- Platform improvements to Address Book

- Fixed several security issues

- Numerous platform fixes that improve speed, performance and stability

 

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Download of the Day: SuperAntiSpyware 5.0.1128

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Our Download of the Day today is SuperAntiSpyware 5.0.1128.

 

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!

 

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Download of the Day: CCleaner 3.11.1541

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Our Download of the Day today is CCleaner 3.11.1541.

 

CCleaner is a freeware system optimization, privacy and cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system - allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It also cleans traces of your online activities such as your Internet history. Additionally it contains a fully featured registry cleaner. But the best part is that it's fast (normally taking less than a second to run) and contains NO Spyware or Adware! :)

 

Cleans the following:

 

• Internet Explorer

• Firefox

• Google Chrome

• Opera

• Safari

• Windows - Recycle Bin, Recent Documents, Temporary files and Log files.

• Registry cleaner

• Third-party applications

• 100% Spyware FREE

 

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AMD release Battlefield 3-specific drivers, AMD Catalyst 11.10 Preview

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AMD have dropped it like its hot, and by drop I mean release and my hot, I mean Battlefield 3-specific drivers. It was only a few hours ago NVIDIA released their Battelfield 3-optimized drivers, and now AMD are following suit. The new Catalyst 11.10 Preview software makes your ATI/AMD Radeon graphics card optimized for Battlefield 3. It includes the following changes:

 

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Improves performance in Battlefield 3 Open Beta release for both non-Anti-Aliasing, and application enabled Anti-Aliasing cases on the AMD Radeon HD 6000 and AMD Radeon HD 5000 Series for single GPU configurations

Enables support for Eyefinity 5x1 display (portrait and landscape) configurations using the AMD Radeon HD 6000 and AMD Radeon HD 5000 Series

Vision Engine Control Center: User Interface enhancements have been implemented for the CrossfireX, GPU Overdrive, and Information Center pages.

 

You can download the AMD Catalyst 11.10 Preview Driver Suite here.

Download of the Day: Evernote 4.5.1.5432

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Our Download of the Day today is Evernote 4.5.1.5432.

 

Evernote allows you to easily capture information in any environment using whatever device or platform you find most convenient, and makes this information accessible and searchable at any time, from anywhere.

 

Stop forgetting things. Capture everything now so you will be able to find it all later.

 

• Tasks and to-dos

• Notes and research

• Web pages

• Whiteboards

• Business cards

• Scribbles

• Snapshots

• Wine labels

 

And then find them all any time across all the computers and devices you use. How does Evernote do it?

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 4.5.1.5432

 

- Improved checklist creation. Checkboxes now act like bullet points. Enter key creates new line with a checkbox

- Improved Sync functionality

- Decrypted text no longer re-encrypts automatically after 30 seconds

- Incremental search fix

- Display fix for audio longer than 100 mins

- Copy / Past of image fix

- Numerous other bug fixes

 

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Download of the Day: Google Earth 6.1.0.4738 Beta

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Our Download of the Day today is Google Earth 6.1.0.4738 Beta.

 

Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean. You can explore rich geographical content, save your toured places, and share with others.

 

Google Earth's features include:

 

See global changes with decades of historic imagery

 

If you've ever wondered how your neighborhood has changed throughout time, Google Earth now gives you access to the past. With a simple click, check out suburban sprawl, melting ice caps, coastal erosion, and more.

 

Dive beneath the surface of the ocean

 

In the new ocean layer, you can plunge all the way to the floor of the sea, view exclusive content from partners like BBC and National Geographic, and explore 3D shipwrecks like the Titanic.

 

Track and share your paths with others

 

Take placemarks a step further and record a free-form tour in Google Earth. Simply turn on the touring feature, press record, and see the world. You can even add a soundtrack or narration to personalize the journey.

 

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