Google Chrome is a fast and efficient web browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer and easier. The browser warns you about dangerous phishing and malware sites, it has support for opening multiple webpages and you can install various add-ons to customize the look of the browser.
This popular compression utility can open many types of archive formats (RAR, ZIP, 7z, TAR, GZIP etc.). It can only compress to RAR, ZIP and recently the new RAR5 format. The algorithm is fast and gives satisfactory results size-wise. It supports archive splitting, encryption and recovery records.
Firefox is an open-source Internet browser for Windows, MAC, and Linux. It has a Private Browsing window, which can be used to avoid saving of browser history, search history, or temporary internet files. The latest version has an interface that is fully customizable. You can apply a variety of themes, available from the developer site.
VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols. Features: Simple, fast and powerful media player. Plays everything: Files, Discs, Webcams, Devices and Streams. Plays most codecs with no codec packs needed: MPEG-2, DivX, H.264, MKV, WebM, WMV, MP3...
Skype is a program that enables you to make video and voice calls over the Internet. The program also allows you to send and receive messages, create group video calls with up to 10 people, share files with your Skype friends, call to mobiles and landlines worldwide.
Facebook Video Calling powered by Skype will be welcomed by most Facebook users - making it easier for them to make video calls to friends without having to leave the browser. Despite its easy set-up and ease of use, the system still seems to be lacking - with no group calling and some issues with older browsers. In its current form, the system works, but with a few tweaks could be a lot better.
This is the most popular torrent client in the world with good reason. It's fast, light on system resources and very flexible. Latest releases allow you to legally download music or videos from artists around the world. Also, transferring files to your other devices is made easy with this app.
CCleaner is a handy tool for cleaning your Windows PC. It protects your privacy online and makes your computer faster and more secure. It cleans your computer and deletes Temporary files, history, cookies, autocomplete form history, index.dat, Recycle Bin, Recent Documents, Temporary files and Log files.
Internet Download Manager can help you accelerate your downloads. It works by creating various threats so that multiple sections (up to 16) of the same file can be downloaded at the same time. In addition, it lets you pause and resume your downloads, an action that is not always available from regular procedures.
iTunes is the most popular music organizer for your computer. It allows you to search and watch media files in your computer. The program can also be used to get audio/video streams from the Internet. iTunes is essential for managing files in your iPhones, iPads, or iPods.
QuickTime is a media player that supports most common audio and video formats. It also comes with a basic image viewer that supports most popular image formats. It offers a simple GUI with basic buttons to play, seek, and adjust volume. It is a bit slow to open, but other than that it performs well during audio and video playback. It works great with HD and Full-HD videos.
McAfee Security Scan Plus, and its predecessor McAfee Security Scan, are free diagnostic tools for your PC that allows you to simply and easily check your anti-virus software, firewall protection, and web security status on your computer. This tool runs as a compliment to any existing security software and does not negatively impact the performance of your computer.
Yahoo! Messenger - Chat with friends and enjoy stealth settings, video calls, PC calls, file sharing, photo sharing, SMS, emoticons, & more. Send instant messages in real-time to your friends. Share photos from your desktop or Flickr, then discuss them over IM while you and a friend view them together. Make a voice call to another Yahoo! Messenger user.