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VideoLAN Player v0.8.5 released

May 7th 2006

VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. (business […]

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Mozilla Firefox v1.5.0.3 released

May 3rd 2006

The award-winning, free Web browser is better than ever. Browse the Web with confidence – Firefox protects you from viruses, spyware and pop-ups. Enjoy improvements to performance, ease of use and privacy. It’s easy to import your favorites and settings and get started. Download Firefox now and get the most out of the Web.

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Free Download Manager v2.0 build 423 released

May 2nd 2006

Here’s the best FREE download manager. This is the download manager of my choice. It has every feature of paid counterparts and more..

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KAV/KIS v6.0.1.309 beta released

April 30th 2006

Seems to be a fixed build. Changelog: Build [309]: Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 09069 ODS: “Run task if skipped” option sometimes work incorrectly 10000 ODS: Missing an alert “Active Threat Found” if the product started from a network share 10118 Crashes upon first product startup, on build 308 Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 FS 06626 Trusted Proc: Proccesses […]

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Making Winamp sound better

April 30th 2006

Though Winamp has by default a very good mp3 decoder, it lacks many features such as replaygain, resampling, higher bit-depths, etc. Here is where the mpeg123 input plugin by Otachan comes in.

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85% of the Internet Could be Destroyed

April 29th 2006

The Internet is extremely vulnerable because of the chain of dependencies between the computers that hold different parts of net addresses. As a result, this main characteristic of the so called web could lead to several hacker attacks, it is said in a study of the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University.

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KGB Archiver

April 28th 2006

KGB Archiver is the compression tool with unbelievable high compression rate. It surpasses even such efficient compression tool like 7zip and UHARC in terms of the abilities.

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Bit Comet v0.66

April 28th 2006

BitComet is a p2p file-sharing freeware fully compatible with Bittorrent, which is one of the most popular p2p protocol designed for high-speed distribution of 100MB or GB sized files.

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Avoiding “FORMAT C:”

April 28th 2006

This is the worst nightmare for any of us. Having to Format and re-install windows. And no matter how careful you are with installing software, a time comes when some software does not uninstall properly, or messes up your system, or even a virus attacks windows! There are many cases where Formatting is the only […]

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Nero v7.2.0.3b released

April 28th 2006

Ah! Another release! Now i gotta download it again 😛 Still, NO official changelog! Get it here.

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