SaMotion is a free portable to-do list manager
May 24, 2016 – 06:02 | No Comment
SaMotion is a free portable to-do list manager

SaMotion is a portable freeware to-do list manager, with a strong focus on simplicity.
The interface is, well, minimalist: a tiny toolbar, and a small work area with an “Add Category” link.

Bibliovore is a stylish eBook reading app for Windows
May 23, 2016 – 10:37 | No Comment
Bibliovore is a stylish eBook reading app for Windows

Windows 10 has native support for PDF, but if ePub is your preferred reading format then you’ll still need to find a third-party viewer.
Bibliovore is a good-looking eBook reader and manager app for Windows 8.1 …

Ghostpress keeps you safe from (some?) keyloggers
May 20, 2016 – 17:20 | No Comment
Ghostpress keeps you safe from (some?) keyloggers

Ghostpress is a free Windows tool which tries to prevent your keystrokes being recorded by malware.
There are many similar programs around, but what makes this one stand out is it’s portable, and so can offer …

Stop ransomware accessing your files with Privacy Fence
May 19, 2016 – 11:01 | No Comment
Stop ransomware accessing your files with Privacy Fence

Privacy Fence is a free tool which aims to prevent untrusted applications from accessing your data, blocking threats like ransomware before they can do any harm.
The program starts by building a list of protected file …

Past is a comprehensive data analysis tool
May 18, 2016 – 10:16 | No Comment
Past is a comprehensive data analysis tool

Read its official description, and Past doesn’t sound like it has much general appeal.
“Paleontological Statistics Software” covering “univariate and multivariate statistics, ecological analysis, time series and spatial analysis, morphometrics and stratigraphy”. Really? Gulp.

Format multiple USB keys at once with Eassos PartitionGuru Free
May 17, 2016 – 10:01 | No Comment
Format multiple USB keys at once with Eassos PartitionGuru Free

Eassos PartitionGuru Free is an easy-to-use hard drive manager which can create, resize, split, extend, clone or recover partitions.
The latest edition can also format multiple USB keys simultaneously and automatically, without any user intervention at …

Blisk is a browser for web developers
May 14, 2016 – 10:00 | No Comment
Blisk is a browser for web developers

Blisk is a Chromium-based browser optimised for web developers.
Point the program at your site and it’s displayed in both regular desktop and a mobile device view.

Save energy and extend battery life with Monitor Power Saver
May 13, 2016 – 05:21 | No Comment
Save energy and extend battery life with Monitor Power Saver

Monitor Power Saver is a lightweight tool which can disable monitors automatically or on demand, saving energy and extending battery life.
The surprisingly small download – barely 100KB – unzips to a single executable which runs …

Find and fix common PC problems with Windows Repair Toolbox
May 12, 2016 – 06:57 | No Comment
Find and fix common PC problems with Windows Repair Toolbox

If you’re regularly fixing other people’s PCs then you could spend an age researching the best problem-solving freeware, building up your own portable troubleshooting toolkit, and then keeping it up-to-date.
Or you could avoid all that …

Convert video, audio and images with File Converter
May 12, 2016 – 04:26 | No Comment
Convert video, audio and images with File Converter

File Converter is a lightweight tool for converting video, audio and image files from Explorer’s right-click menu.
There’s no system tray icon to get in your way, no bulky interface to navigate. Just right-click your selected …

Pint: a complete package manager in a single PowerShell script
May 10, 2016 – 03:54 | No Comment
Pint: a complete package manager in a single PowerShell script

Pint is a simple package manager which can download, install, and update the portable editions of VLC, LibreOffice, 7-Zip, SumatraPDF and many other popular Windows applications.
It’s a familiar idea, but what’s different about Pint is …