ThreatFire (www.threatfire.com) is a free behavior-based anti-virus program from the folks at PC Tools that can be added as an additional layer to systems that are already running a signature-based anti-virus program. So your computer will be more safe if you install this beside realtime antivirus on your computer.
Picasa is a software application for organizing and editing digital photos, originally created by Idealab and now owned by Google. Native applications for Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Linux are available through Google Labs. For Windows 98 and Windows Me, only an older version is available. There is also an iPhoto plugin or a stand-alone program for uploading photos available for Mac OS X 10.4 and later.
OpenOffice.org 3 is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more. It is available in many languages and works on all common computers. It stores all your data in an international open standard format and can also read and write files from other common office software packages. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose.
Microsoft recently released the latest version of software in the Windows Live family. If the release of previously known by the name of the Windows Live Wave, this time the name changed into the Windows Live Essentials. Package software in the Windows Live is still as before, such as Windows Live Messenger, Windows Live Photo Gallery, Windows Live Mail, Windows Live Movie Maker, and several other applications including Windows Live Writer is a blog editor that I use most often at this time. So when the present Windows Live Essentials, which I try to focus on is Windows Live Writer is.
As before, to be able to install the software Windows Live, Microsoft officially only provide offline web installer and the installer that includes the entire software. Through the web installer, the user will be able to select the applications which are installed and want to further the process of installation will be done online and download depending on the size and magnitude of the many applications that will be installed. Limited only to the installation of the Windows Live Writer own, large data downloaded when the process to install about 12MB, for example, and although only select Windows Live Writer, several other programs such as Windows Live Sign-in Assistant and Windows Live Upload tool will be installed also participated. To install this way, the web installer it can be downloaded in the Windows Live Essentials page.
Copernic Desktop Search is a desktop search utility for the Microsoft Windows family of operating systems. It is designed to allow the user to instantly find a wide variety of items including documents, pictures, music, videos, e-mails, contacts, browser bookmarks/favourites and entries in the Internet browser history on the computer, external drives and network shares.
3D Canvas is a 3D modelling and animation tool developed by Amabilis. It is available in 3 different versions - 3D Canvas, 3D Canvas Plus, and 3D Canvas Pro. 3D Canvas freeware, whereas the Plus and Pro upgrades cost $35 and $65 respectively. The upgraded versions allow for a larger number of import and export formats, as well as a number of additional functions. The software is designed to be user friendly, and has an easy to use drag and drop interface.
Windows Media Player (WMP) is a digital media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playingaudio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as on Pocket PC andWindows Mobile-based devices. Editions of Windows Media Player were also released for Mac OS, Mac OS X and Solaris but development of these has since been discontinued.
IrfanView is a freeware image viewer for Microsoft Windows that can view, edit, and convert image files and play video/audio formats. It does not have extensive image creation and painting capabilities like Adobe Photoshop, Pixel image editor, Paint.NET or GIMP. Rather, IrfanView is designed to be a lightweight viewer/player which is noted for its speed, ease of use, and ability to handle a wide variety of graphic file formats. The software was first made available in 1996.