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  • Opera Browser

    54.0.2952.60

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    Pocket PC
    Symbian

    The free next-generation web browser

    8
    13584 votes
    • PROS: Simple and intuitive layout., Built-in instant messenger services like WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram., Faster than previous versions., BitTorrent download support.
    • CONS: Requires medium to high hardware performance.
  • Microsoft Edge

    Windows 10

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone

    Microsoft's new browser aims to usher in new era of web browsing

    6
    1473 votes
    • Mozilla Thunderbird

      EN 24.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Excellent mail client from the makers of Firefox

      7
      378 votes
      • PROS: Free to use, Handles virtual identities, Lots of extensions , Easy to import contacts and mails, Support for Microsoft Exchange, Good learning spam filter, Strong encryption and support for certificates
      • CONS: Conversation style message view feature has to be downloaded seperately, Calendar needs to be downloaded seperately
    • Brackets

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Free Text Editor for Web Designers

      8
      2 votes
      • PROS: Easy to customise, Very easy to use
      • CONS: Needs to be installed, Third party plug ins are not supported
    • Sublime Text

      Build 2181 2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Minimalist editor for hardcore programming

      7
      157 votes
      • PROS: Minimalist interface, Handy minimap on the side, Works with many coding languages, Support for macros and plug-ins, Lots of updates, Fast
      • CONS: Code navigation could be better, No built-in code completion, Doesn't support Zen Coding
    • LibreOffice

      6.0.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A great open source alternative to Microsoft Office

      7
      1980 votes
      • PROS: Open Source, Complete office productivity suite, Compatible with Microsoft Office
      • CONS: It takes time to learn certain advanced features
    • GIMP

      2.10.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Open source image editor gets even better

      6
      774 votes
      • PROS: Multiplatform, Powerful image editing tools, Lots of interface tweaks to make it newbie friendly, Single-window mode, FINALLY runs natively on the Mac
      • CONS: Can't view multiple items in single-window mode, Not many included automated features
    • Blender

      2.79b

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Truly amazing modeling, animation and rendering

      7
      1549 votes
      • PROS: Incredible variety of features, Extensive online help, Non-overlapping interface
      • CONS: Aimed at advanced users, Sheer degree of variety is overwhelming
    • Visual Studio Code

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Code Editing in a Visual Platform

      8
      74 votes
      • PROS: Visualising code makes it easier for beginners, Good documentation to help get you going
      • CONS: Only one root command when configuring tasks, Folder management could be better
    • gedit

      2.30.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Default GNOME client for Windows

      7
      318 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Supports a huge range of languages, Supports remote editing, Plugins extend functionality
      • CONS: Doesn't allow inserting of multimedia content, May seem limited without plugins
    • Slack

      3.0.1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac
      Android
      iPhone

      Productivity and style with Slack

      9
      14 votes
      • PROS: All your messaging and file transfer in one place, User friendly and smart design, Syncs with mobile devices
      • CONS: Can take some time for the whole team to learn
    • IrfanView

      4.42

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      View And Edit Images Perfectly For Free

      8
      893 votes
      • PROS: Great for image viewing, Very powerful, Flexible
      • CONS: Aging interface
    • SeaMonkey

      2.29.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Web-browser, advanced email, IRC chat and more from Mozilla

      8
      148 votes
      • PROS: Based on the same foundations as Firefox, etc., Much improved mail features, Browsing is quicker and more similar to Firefox
      • CONS: No way to import passwords and user names from previous versions, Not many people will need the whole suite, Some feel it has strayed from it's Netscape roots
    • Atom

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Build your own text editor with this free open-source editor

      7
      3 votes
      • PROS: A one-of-a-kind tool that has made customizing easier than ever, A free text editor and a tool for programmers to play with
      • CONS: Non-programmers may not be as thrilled by this tool, You will have to learn a bit about programming to make your own changes
    • SigmaPlot

      13

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Advanced data analysis and scientific graphing

      5
      122 votes
      • PROS: More than 100 types of 2D and 3D graphs, 50 statistical tests with wizard, Microsoft Office integration, Extensible with Visual Basic macros, Excellent online help
      • CONS: Nothing noteworthy
    • Vim

      7.3.260

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Highly configurable text editor

      7
      55 votes
      • PROS: Multi-featured, Pop-out menus
      • CONS: Intimidating for beginners, Not very attractive
    • Deluge

      1.3.15

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Fast, easy, full featured BitTorrent client

      8
      132 votes
      • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Very light on resources, Great transfer speed, Complete configuration menu
      • CONS: A bit unstable
    • MusicBee

      3.1.6590

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free music manager and player with format converter and tag editor

      8
      346 votes
      • PROS: Excellent music manager, Fixes tags, finds artwork and lyrics, Built-in CD ripper, Built-in format converter, Compatible with iTunes and WMP libraries
      • CONS: You need to download the Lame encoder separately, The interface may feel a bit overwhelming at first, Not available for Android or Mac
    • NetBeans

      IDE 6.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Open source, high performance, modular, extensible, multi-platform Java IDE

      7
      42 votes
      • Ghost Browser

        1.0.3.6

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Free internet Browser Designed to increase Productivity

        9
        4 votes
        • PROS: Simple to use, Can help increase productivity
        • CONS: Little more than a facelift, Very specific user base
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