June 21, 2008
RUBotted Checks Your Computer for Zombie Bots (Windows)
"Freeware application RUBotted monitors your computer for the presence of malware zombie bots and alerts you of any suspicious activity."
Remove Empty Directories Does What It Says (Windows)
"Free, open-source application Remove Empty Directories, aka RED, scans any folder you point it to for empty or partially empty folders and helps you remove them."
CleanAfterMe Removes Your Tracks on Other Computers (Windows)
"The single-file application, which easily runs from a USB drive, provides an all-in-one interface for wiping out all the records of your work or play, including registry files, "Recent Documents" lists in the Start menu and elsewhere, clipboard memory, and much more."
Sxipper Automatically Fills in Web Forms (Firefox)
"Firefox extension Sxipper automates your web logins and form filling through a simple, attractive interface."
XB Browser Provides Anonymous Web Browsing (Windows)
"Freeware application xB Browser is a portable web browser that provides anonymous web surfing at startup."
FusionDesk Starter Manages Your Tasks with GTD Emphasis (Windows)
"Freeware application FusionDesk Starter is a full-featured task management application with an emphasis on author David Allen's Getting Things Done methodology."
Read It Later Adds Firefox 3 Integration, Offline Reading (Firefox)
"The add-on places a little red checkmark in the address bar for quick adding to a locally-saved list of reading links, but carries over the bookmarking star for easier sorting."
DiskAid Transfers Files Between Your Computer and iPhone (Mac and Windows)
"Freeware application DiskAid enables iPhone and iPod touch owners to use their devices as an external hard drive."
Xoopit Transforms Your Gmail Inbox into a Multimedia Haven (Firefox)
"Firefox extension Xoopit turns Gmail into a robust, searchable media management tool for every piece of media that comes through your inbox."
Quartz PDF Displays Inline PDFs in Firefox 3 (Firefox)
"Firefox extension Quartz PDF enables inline viewing of PDFs in Firefox 3 for the Mac."
Wine 1.0 Runs Hundreds of Windows Apps Flawlessly (Linux)
"Wine 1.0, the first stable release of the Windows API recreation tool, is available for most major Linux distributions."
DecaffeinatID Detects Hacking Attempts on Untrusted Networks (Windows)
"Freeware application DecaffeinatID is a simple intrusion detection and alert system for your PC that monitors your Windows logs for suspicious behavior."
MultiFirefox Runs Firefox 2 and 3 Side by Side (Mac)
"Run multiple versions of Firefox side by side and quickly switch between profiles with donationware application MultiFirefox."