• Wednesday21st December 2005

    Ares Galaxy has been released


    Ares Galaxy is a peer-to-peer file sharing program. The publisher describes the network as similar in function to Kazaa's FastTrack network. Ares used to work off the Gnutella network, but six months after its creation, they switched to their own network, consisting of leaves and supernodes. There a... see all details

  • Friday16th December 2005

    Internet Download Manager has been released


    Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a closed source software download manager only available for the Microsoft Windows operating system. It can be downloaded for a free 30-day trial, or be purchased for a one-off payment for continual use. IDM allows users to automatically download certain file types... see all details

  • Monday12th December 2005

    VMware Player has been released


    VMware Player, which offers free software to host virtual machines, can run guest virtual machines produced by other VMware products, but cannot itself create new virtual machines. VMware's website provides many free virtual-disk images of preconfigured operating-systems and applications, many of th... see all details

  • Saturday3rd December 2005

    Fraps has been released


    Fraps can be used for benchmarking, screen capture and Real-time video capture on a computer.It is commonly used to determine a computer's performance with a game, as well as record gaming footage. The program is very popular in the making of amateur machinima films. Fraps can capture audio and vide... see all details

  • Friday25th November 2005

    BearShare has been released


    BearShare is a popular Gnutella-based file sharing application originally created by Free Peers, Inc.. It runs under Microsoft Windows and comes in several versions, including an advertising supported version, a paid Pro version with no advertisements, and a Lite (stripped down) free version... see all details

  • Tuesday18th October 2005

    KMPlayer has been released


    KMPLAYER is a korean movie and audio player that supports a wide range of codecs and file formats, It has full VCD/DVD playback functionality. KMPlayer is a software that allows you to play audio and video files. The user interface is neat and intuitive, all options are available on right click. The... see all details

  • Tuesday4th October 2005

    ImgBurn has been released


    ImgBurn carries on from where DVD Decrypter left off! ImgBurn can write most types of CD / DVD images and it supports all the latest writers. You can even use ImgBurn to erase / format your rewritable media! ImgBurn will try its very best to burn your DVD-Video double layer images using the layer br... see all details

  • Friday23rd September 2005

    uTorrent has been released


    uTorrent is the smallest torrent client out on the net. uTorrent is a freeware BitTorrent client currently for Microsoft Windows only. The entire program is a single 576 KiB executable (as of January 2007). It was designed to use as little of a computer's resources as possible while offering equiva... see all details

  • Wednesday24th August 2005

    Google Talk has been released


    Google Talk (GTalk) is a Windows and web-based application for voice over internet protocol (VOIP) and instant messaging, offered by Google Inc. The first beta version of the program was released on August 24, 2005. Instant messaging between the Google Talk servers and its clients uses an open prot... see all details

  • Tuesday2nd August 2005

    Hamachi has been released


    LogMeIn Hamachi is a zero-configuration virtual private networking (VPN) application. In other words Hamachi is a program that allows you to arrange multiple computers into their own secure network just as if they were connected by a physical network cable. Hamachi is fast, secure and simple. Its co... see all details

  • Thursday14th July 2005

    BitTorrent has been released


    The BitTorrent client enables a user to search for files in the .Torrent (pronounced "dot torrent") format and download them. The current client enables a host of features including multiple parallel downloads. The client also intermediates peering between itself, source file servers ("trackers") an... see all details

  • Tuesday12th July 2005

    CloneCD has been released


    CloneCD is the perfect tool to make backup copies of your music and data CDs, regardless of copy protection. CloneCD's award-winning user interface allows you to copy almost any CD in just a few mouse clicks. Since the release of 5.0, CloneCD is not only able to copy CDs but also all DVD format... see all details

  • Friday24th June 2005

    UltraVNC has been released


    UltraVNC allows the use of a remote computer as if the user were in front of it. This is achieved by sending mouse movements and key-presses to the remote computer, and replicating the remote computer's display (subject to differences in resolution) locally in real time. UltraVNC bears a strong rese... see all details

  • Sunday12th June 2005

    VirtualDub has been released


    VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit Windows platforms (95/98/ME/NT4/2000/XP), licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL). It lacks the editing power of a general-purpose editor such as Adobe Premiere, but is streamlined for fast linear operations over video. It has b... see all details

  • Saturday30th April 2005

    Paint.Net has been released


    Paint.NET is free image editing and photo manipulation software designed to be used on computers that run Windows. It supports layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. It started development as an undergraduate college senior design project mentored ... see all details

  • Friday29th April 2005

    Mac OS X Tiger (version 10.4) public release


    Mac OS X v10.4 Tiger is the fifth major release of Mac OS X, Apple's desktop and server operating system for Mac computers. Tiger was released to the public on April 29, 2005 for US$129.95 as the successor to Mac OS X Panther. Some of the new features included a fast searching system called Spotligh... see all details

  • Monday25th April 2005

    Windows XP Professional x64 Edition released

    events_image Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition released on April 25, 2005 is an edition of Windows XP for x86-64 personal computers. It is designed to use the expanded 64-bit memory address space provided by the x86-64 architecture.

  • Sunday24th April 2005

    Unlocker has been released


    Unlocker is an easy way to delete a file. Often as a Windows user you get those annoying messages that do not let you delete a file. Unlocker finds where that file is being used and tries to stop it and lets you delete it. Unlocker fixes common messages like: Cannot delete file: Access is d... see all details

  • Monday11th April 2005

    Flock Browser has been released


    Flock was a web browser that specialized in providing social networking and Web 2.0 facilities built into its user interface. Earlier versions of Flock used the Gecko HTML rendering engine by Mozilla. Version 2.6.2, released in July 2010, was the last version based on Mozilla. Starting with versi... see all details

  • Friday1st April 2005

    BitTorrent for Mac has been released


    The BitTorrent client enables a user to search for files in the .Torrent (pronounced "dot torrent") format and download them. The current client enables a host of features including multiple parallel downloads. The client also intermediates peering between itself, source file servers (&quo... see all details

  • Saturday12th March 2005

    MyPaint has been released


    MyPaint is a fast and easy open-source graphics application for digital painters. It lets you focus on the art instead of the program. You work on your canvas with minimum distractions, bringing up the interface only when you need it. Take a look at the screenshots to see the program in action befor... see all details

  • Thursday10th March 2005

    SpywareBlaster has been released


    SpywareBlaster is a killbit program for Microsoft Windows designed to block the installation of ActiveX malware. SpywareBlaster blocks the installation of most ActiveX-based spyware, adware, browser hijackers, dialers and other unwanted programs from the user's computer. SpywareBlaster works by blac... see all details

  • Monday28th February 2005

    LimeWire for Mac has been released


    'LimeWire is a free and open source Gnutella peer-to-peer network client released under the GNU General Public License. The program allows users to share files using the Gnutella peer-to-peer protocol. It was the first file sharing program to support firewall-to-firewall file transfers, a featur... see all details

  • Monday7th February 2005

    FrostWire has been released


    FrostWire is an open-source peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing program. It uses the Gnutella network and is heavily based on the better-known LimeWire program. It also recently included BitTorrent support. The project was started in September 2005 by members of the LimeWire open-source community, afte... see all details