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OPENDISK SOHO EDITION

OpenDisk Is a collection of open source software for the Microsoft Windows operating system. All software included on OpenDisc is free to use, copy and share with your friends, family and co-workers free of charge. OpenDisc is part of our OSMONEY Open Source Money Saving Alternatives project; Our Mission To help users save money by recommending open source or free ware alternatives for commercial products. To provide home and small businesses with the tools to achieve their everyday tasks To fight analphabetism in resource-poor countries. The Project We are sure that OpenDisk will be a great contribution to the...

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Alien Arena

Alien Arena is a free, stand-alone first-person shooter computer game based on source code released by id Software. Begun by COR Entertainment in 2004, the game combines a 1950s-era sci-fi atmosphere with gameplay similar to the Quake, Doom, and Unreal Tournament series. Alien Arena focuses mainly on online multiplayer action, although it does contain single-player matches against bots. Youa can learn how to install it in Ubuntu/Debian Here. Alien Arena has been released for Microsoft Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. The game has been free to play since its inception, and there are currently no plans to change it to...

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PuTTY

PuTTY is a free and open source terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols and as a serial console client. It is the favorite terminal program for many users that access command-line based servers whether securely through SSH or simple through telnet. It is written and maintained primarily by Simon Tatham an English programmer born in 1977 he is also the original author of Netwide Assembler (NASM),and for his essay, “How to Report Bugs Effectively“,which many software developers direct users to read before reporting bugs to them. You will...

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Audacity

Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems Features Recording Audacity can record live audio through a microphone or mixer, or digitize recordings from cassette tapes, vinyl records, or minidiscs. With some sound cards, it can also capture streaming audio. Record from microphone, line input, or other sources. Dub over existing tracks to create multi-track recordings. Record up to 16 channels at once (requires multi-channel hardware). Level meters can monitor volume levels before, during, and after recording. Import and Export Import sound...

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Moodle

Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a Free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites, it is also an OpenSource Virtual Learning Environment successfully used by over 42,000,000 people in 212 countries. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company. What is Moodle? The focus of the Moodle project is always on giving educators the best tools to manage...

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KompoZer

Finally, a top-notch WYSIWYG web page program for the rest of us! Now there’s no need to pay a little fortune for a program to create and edit great-looking web pages, including powerful and easy to use CSS capabilities. KompoZer is a complete Web Authoring System that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing capabilities found in Microsoft FrontPage, Adobe DreamWeaver and other high end programs. KompoZer is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical computer users who want to create an attractive professional-looking web site without needing to know HTML...

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MySQL

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database. Whether you are a fast growing web property, technology ISV or large enterprise, MySQL can cost-effectively help you deliver high performance, scalable database applications. It is s a relational database management system (RDBMS) that runs as a server providing multi-user access to a number of databases. It is named after developer Michael Widenius’ daughter, My.The SQL phrase stands for Structured Query Language. The MySQL development project has made its source code available under the terms of the GNU General Public License, as well as under a variety of proprietary agreements....

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GnuCash

GnuCash is personal and small-business financial-accounting software, freely licensed under the GNU GPL and available on Linux, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, Solaris, Mac OS X, and other Unix-like platforms. A Microsoft Windows (2000 or newer) port was made available starting with the 2.2.0 series. Designed to be easy to use, yet powerful and flexible, GnuCash allows you to track bank accounts, stocks, income and expenses. As quick and intuitive to use as a checkbook register, it is based on professional accounting principles to ensure balanced books and accurate reports. GnuCash is a free and open source accounting software program that implements...

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Evolution

Evolution™ is a groupware application that helps you work in a group by handling email, address, memos, tasks, and one or more calendars it is powerful and  flexible . This makes the tasks of storing, organizing, and retrieving your personal information easy, so you can work and communicate effectively with others. Evolution makes it easy to connect to Microsoft Exchange servers, filters spam using SpamAssassin and supports S/MIME for secure messaging, here is a list of Evolution’s Highlights and Features: Intelligent Junk Mail Control Take control of your inbox! With Evolution’s junk filtering, you’re free to read the email...

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NeverNote

NeverNote as stated on their official website, “is an open source clone of Evernote”. It is written in Java so it will also run on Linux, Windows and Mac, but the primary focus has been to try and get a usable environment for Linux, which runs natively on 32- and 64-bit distros.  It was created because of Evernote’s beign uncompatible with Linux, even though it can be installed through WINE, it isn’t fully functional and not recommended, as we tested it and found that there were some minor display issues that put us off. It does not have the...

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OpenDisk Project

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