Free software review October 2016

Most interesting free and opensource software of the month:

Haroopad is a multiplatform document processor based on Markdown.

OBS Studio multiplatform software for video recording and live streaming.

ImgDrive Windows software that allows to mount disc images in various formats (ISO, etc…)

Wise Force Deleter is a Windows software that allows to delete files blocked by the OS.

Opera Portable Installer is an installer that makes easy the process to create portable version of the famous browser.

NewFileGo Windows software that monitor files for changes to trigger a command.

Discord is a free text and voice chat app, popular amongst gamers.

Free Firewall is a good alternative to replace Windows Firewall.

Check if your browser bookmarks are still valid and not duplicate

When you have many browser favorites become difficult to manage them.
There are some browser extensions that checks your bookmarks and find no longer valid links and duplicates, then you can select them and remove, it’s more easy and fast then do this job manually.

Bookmark Checker e Fast Bookmark Scanner are two extensions for Google Chrome browser.

If you use Mozilla Firefox you can install the Bookmark Deduplicator addon.

Another useful utility, even is no longer supported it still works, is AM-Deadlink, it checks for dead links in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Opera browsers.

August 2016 best Android apps

Google Allo is the new messaging app by Google.

Dropbox Paper is an alternative to Evernote, it allows to create, edit and share documents.

Google Trips instantly plan and organize your trips, automatically discover new sights, and effortlessly track your travel info.

Taskbar puts a start menu and recent apps tray on top of your screen that’s accessible at any time.

Swipe Widget for Facebook BETA a highly-customizable, theme-able widget that lets you view your Facebook Notifications and Messages.

Free 4k HDR contents

You buyed a new 4K HDR tv and wanna enjoy the Ultra HD?

Over the streaming offer of various services (Netflix, Amazon Prime Instant Video) and 4K Blu-Rays you can also watch 4K contents for free.

On Youtube and Vimeo you can find many videos (timelapse etc…) in 2160p quality within a simple search.

The following sites contains demo/trailers videos to download:

Demo UHD 3D
Tears of steel

If you have satellite you can also watch 4K television, Astra started broadcasting UHD.

Free software review September 2016

Most interesting free and opensource software of the month:

VueMinder Calendar Lite the most fully featured desktop calendar app: sync with Google, subscribe to web calendars, attach files to events, backup and restore data, etc…

O&O ShutUp10 tools that allows you to control various advanced privacy settings if you use Windows 10 O.S.

Registry Recycler Portable allows to scan and clean Windows registry.

Iridium Chromium based browser focused on privacy.

Ramme unofficial cross platform Instagram client.