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Best DJ software: free Virtual DJ Home Edition shines

Posted 02-08-2013 in Articles by Christopher

With the popularity rise in electronic dance music, home mixing and digital DJ'ing has increased over the past few years. Instead of needing physical hardware and a full vinyl setup, digital DJ'ing software allows you to access any music files and create mixes, and Virtual DJ Home Edition is at the forefront of DJ'ing software while not costing you a penny.

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BitTorrent downloads: is peer to peer file sharing safe?

Posted 02-08-2013 in Articles by Christopher

The ability to share and download files has become increasingly simple and accessible so many people can download and upload information, sharing across peer to peer networks by using the BitTorrent protocol. But with so much traffic and information being traded, there is a lot of room for spyware, adware, and viruses to be attached to any file that's being shared. BitTorrent is a communications protocol utilizing peer to peer file sharing in order to distribute large amounts of data over the Internet.

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Free software downloads: who has the best freeware downloads?

Posted 02-08-2013 in Articles by Christopher

Instead of purchasing all of the software you use there is a plethora of free software available for downloads known as “freeware.” When it comes to freeware, there is a considerable amount of competition between Web sites that list downloads, but with so many Web sites it can be difficult to know which ones are the safest or offer the best and most complete lists. Freeware is software that can be downloaded from the Internet for, as the name would imply, free.

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DivX Player and VLC Player compete to be the best free video player

Posted 02-08-2013 in Articles by Christopher

So much media and content is available digitally and online that the need for video and media players has drastically increased. Throughout the competition of free video players, two programs have set themselves apart with performance and the features they offer: Divx and VLC. But which one is best? VLC is short made by VideoLAN Organization and runs on Mac, Windows, Linux and other operating systems including Android and Solaris.

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Is free OpenOffice download the best alternative to Microsoft Office?

Posted 02-08-2013 in Articles by Christopher

Microsoft Office has had a corner on the office suite software market for nearly all of its twenty-two year existence. But over the past few years many alternatives to Microsoft Office have attempted to challenge dominance of the Microsoft software. The strongest challenger is Apache OpenOffice, a program which performs many of the same tasks as the Microsoft Office suite, while being free to download.

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