Download Web Interface - Best Software & Apps

  • uTorrent

    3.5.0.44090

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Compact BitTorrent client with expansive capabilities

    7
    26306 votes
    • PROS:Simple, easy to use interface, Handy connection test for faster set-up, Extensive torrent download information, Small footprint on drive space and system resources
    • CONS:No built-in player, Limited search options
  • VLC media player

    2.2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Simply the best multi-format media player

    7
    30017 votes
    • PROS:Supports a wide range of formats, Good hotkey support, Easy to use, Very flexible and lightweight, Integration with web channel streaming services, Improved interface in version 2, More format support in version 2, Plays BluRay and HD
    • CONS:User interface is quite basic, User interface slicker in Mac version
  • Opera

    48.0.2685.52

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    Symbian
    Pocket PC

    Opera - the virtual private network user's browser?

    7
    3581 votes
    • PROS:Free VPNs, Visualised bookmarking, Ad-free web browsing
    • CONS:Few parental controls, A small amount of sites are not optimized for it
  • Internet Explorer 7

    7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    You wanted it easier and more secure

    7
    1532 votes
    • PROS:Sleeker interface, Good RSS integration, Simple favourites menu, Tabbed browsing
    • CONS:Disappointing anti-phishing filter, Complicated installation process, No drop down view for RSS feed items, Tends to lag, Doesn’t fully embrace the latest web standards
  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Find, share and enjoy your favorite music online

    7
    373 votes
    • PROS:New iPod sync and MP3 download features, Organize your music in customizable playlists, Share collaborative playlists with friends, Streaming radio with filters, Social features: friend list, Facebook connect, Import your MP3 files into the program
    • CONS:You'll have to put up with ads in the Free version, Individual songs can only be paid with credit card, Some songs are not available for download
  • Opera Mini

    35

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Pocket PC
    Java

    Fast and lightweight web browser for Android

    6
    479 votes
    • PROS:Fast performance, Lots of options, Address bar autocomplete, Good support for older OSs and lower-end devices
    • CONS:No support for add-ons, No HTML5 or Flash support
  • iPadian

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make your Windows desktop look like an iPad

    6
    764 votes
    • PROS:Includes lots of interesting web applications, Customizable interface, App Store-style sidebar, Includes Facebook notification widgets
    • CONS:Rather basic iPad imitation, Performance is somewhat slow
  • Opera Mini

    8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    BlackBerry

    Faster web browsing on your BlackBerry

    6
    363 votes
    • PROS:Fast performance, Speed Dial feature, Simple-to-use tabbed browsing interface, Lots of options, Address bar autocomplete, Background page loading
    • CONS:Doesn't support extensions
  • Google Chrome Dev Release

    57.0.2987.13

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Test the latest developer release of Google's browser

    7
    624 votes
    • PROS:Clean interface, Very fast surfing, Lots of extensions, Gives you a peek at what's to come in Chrome
    • CONS:Can be unstable, Aimed mainly at those with programming knowledge
  • Internet Explorer 9 64-bit

    Windows 7 64-bit 9.0.8112.16421

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The latest edition of the web's most popular browser

    6
    325 votes
    • PROS:Faster multicore JavaScript engine, Support for HTML5 and CSS3, Very well integrated with the operating system, Sleek interface
    • CONS:Basic HTML5 support
  • UC Browser HD

    3.4.3.532

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone

    Mobile browsing as it should be

    6
    78 votes
    • PROS:Designed especially for tablets, Really fast browsing, Intuitive gesture control, Cloud sync, Very easy to use
    • CONS:Two-finger swipe to change tab doesn't always work
  • qBittorrent

    3.0.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Easy, feature-rich BitTorrent client

    8
    98 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to set up and use, Built-in search engine, Torrent creator, Web interface
    • CONS:Search engine requires the installation of a special plug-in
  • Private Internet Access

    65

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Keep your browsing secure with Private Internet Access

    6
    10 votes
    • PROS:Simple interface, Numerous international servers, Robust security features, Allows p2p traffic, Available on mobile
    • CONS:Limited and bland user interface, No Netflix
  • Microsoft Lync 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    One of the best web conferencing apps out there

    6
    116 votes
    • PROS:Easy to use interface, Tons of features, Excellent video and collaboration tools, Well thought out ecosystem
    • CONS:Chat feature could be more fleshed out, Only available with certain versions of Office
  • Google Search for Windows 10

    1.1.1.37

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Set Google as your default search engine in Windows 8

    8
    191 votes
    • PROS:Quick search, Beautiful interface, Syncs your Google search history, Opens links within the application, Voice search, Portal to Google web apps, Replaces Bing as default search app
    • CONS:Lags sometimes, Cannot multitask with Google apps
  • Yandex.Browser

    14.12

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Customizable Chromium based web browser

    7
    245 votes
    • PROS:Clean interface, Stable and fast, Easy to switch search engines
    • CONS:Yandex button links to russian language site, No standout features
  • SeaMonkey

    2.29.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

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

    7
    117 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
  • Opera Neon

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A new way to browse with Opera Neon

    7
    2 votes
    • PROS:Strong Web standards compliance, Fresh browser interface with familiar browsing tools
    • CONS:Relatively unstable compared to existing browsers, A somewhat rigid interface that is counterintuitive
  • 1stBrowser

    45.0.2454.146

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Still growing, but with lots of promise

    7
    295 votes
    • PROS:Easily customized, Great Media and Download Manager, Familiar and intuitive interface, Antivirus coming in future updates
    • CONS:Offers few advantages over Chrome, Many features still just promises, Some Chrome extensions are not compatible
  • Opera Browser Beta

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Elegant and fast web browser for Android

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS:Smart Speed Dial section, Loads pages very quickly in Off-Road mode, Slick tabbed browsing integration, Quick access to your browsing history, Offers recommended content on start page, Attractive user interface
    • CONS:No progress bar, Doesn't support Flash
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4715326.8Windows
53.07645.5Windows