Archive for May, 2008|Monthly archive page

DFP – #78 Maxthon

Today on the Daily Freeware Podcast we talk about an internet explorer alternative for windows users.

Maxthon is a fully featured web browser that comes complete with:

Mouse gestures
Plugins
Super drag and drop
A built in Ad Hunter / Blocker
and much more

Check it out over at http://www.maxthon.com/

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DFP – #77 IE 8 Beta

On todays edition we talk about Microsoft’s upcoming release of internet explorer.

This ie 8 beta features an improved privacy / phishing filter

Web Slices and also pretty tight integration with many of Microsoft’s other services such as mail, maps and spaces

to try out the demo and get further info on the future of IE visit. http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/ie/ie8/features.mspx

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DFP – #76 Safari

Today we talk about Apple’s web browser Safari.

Running on OS X and now Windows XP / Vista Apple’s Safari provides a fast light weight browsing experience, complete with pop up blocker built in RSS reader and privacy settings.

To get more information and to start using Safari, goto www.apple.com/safari

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DFP – #75 Assault Cube

This Friday’s game is Assault Cuber form he people over at http://assault.cubers.net/

‘AssaultCube, formerly ActionCube, is a free first-person-shooter based on the game Cube. Set in a realistic looking environment, as far as that´s possible with this engine, while gameplay stays fast and arcade. This game is all about team oriented multiplayer fun.’

Download it from http://assault.cubers.net/

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DFP – #74 OpenWith Manager

Open with Manager is a Mac OS X that allows users to control; which applications can open many different video and picture files by default.

With open with manager you can tell all of your .GIFs and JPEGs BMPs and TIFFs to open up with photoshop or preview with a few simple clicks of your mouse.

download this application from http://www.manytricks.com/openwithmanager/

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DFP – #73 TimeTube

Today on the DFP we discover time Tube.

Time Tube is a new web service that allows users to search for youtube videos and then places them in a variety of time line formats.

try it out over at http://www.dipity.com/mashups/timetube

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DFP – #72 Twhirl

Its twitter day here on the DFP, Twhirl is a new and upcoming lightweight twitter client that runs on both mac OS X and Windows. Requires Adobe Air install also, find out more at http://www.twhirl.org/

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DFP – #71 Insomnia X

Todays application is a handy little application for all Macintosh notebook owners. Insomnia X is a small simple utility that does one thing. when enabled it keeps your mac awake stopping it from sleeping even when you have your notebook lid closed.

More information found at http://semaja2.net/insomniaxinfo

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DFP – #70 Wakoopa

Today we talk about a free online software tracking community, Wakoopa tracks what kind of software or games you use, and lets you create your own software profile so that your friends can keep track of which applications you have running on your computer in realtime. To signup and start sharing goto http://www.wakoopa.com

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DFP – #69 iBlend IT

Have you ever had an app crash on you and just wanted to tear it apart with your bare hands… well then iBlend IT is the fun gadget you’ve been looking for: not much more to say other than go download it from http://fernlightning.com/

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