FA news and Updates 12-30-11

*NEW* DVD Slim Free Version - Simple, easy to use tool to create covers to like CDs, DVDs, VHS, PS1, PS2, PS3, PSP, Xbox, Nintendo Wii, BlueRay and much more.

*NEW* JetClean Version 1.0.0 - Cleaning and system optimization application.

WinPatrol updated to Version 24.0.2012.0 - Watchdog to monitor your system for changes.

McAfee AVERT Stinger updated to Version - Standalone virus detection and removal app.
Freemake Video Converter updated to Version - Convert video free to AVI, MP4, WMV, MKV, MPEG, SWF, 3GP, DVD, MP3, iPod, iPhone, PSP, Android, rip & burn DVD, convert FLV & online videos from 50+ sites, burn Blu-ray, and upload to YouTube with our free video converter!
PixBuilder Studio updated to Version 3.0.0 - Image editing software program
Freemake Free Audio Converter updated to Version - Convert audio free to MP3, WMA, WAV, FLAC, AAC, M4A, OGG, convert audio to MP3 player, iPod, iPhone, iPad, PSP, extract audio from video, join audio files.
*NEW* Glary Utilities Free Version - System improvement and cleaning utilities application.
Freemake Video Downloader updated to Version - Download YouTube, Facebook, Megavideo, MTV, Vimeo, Tubeplus and 50+ sites, extract audio from YouTube, convert online videos to AVI, MKV, MP3, iPhone, iPod, PSP, Android with YouTube video downloader from Freemake!
*NEW* Microsoft Word Viewer Version 11.8169.8172 - View, print and copy Word documents, even if you don’t have Word installed.
*NEW* Jarte Version 4.4 - Tabbed word processor
*NEW* Angel Writer Version 3.2 - Free Rich Text Editor like free Microsoft Word
*NEW* tinySpell Version 1.9.40 - Spell checking app/tool
Q-Dir Portable updated to Version 4.92 - Multi-pane file explorer
WinScan2PDF updated to Version 1.45 - Convert scanned documents to PDF
Artweaver Free updated to Version 3.01 - Image painting and editing app.
Dictionary .NET updated to Version 4.4.4376 - MultiLingual Dictionary and Translation tool
Balabolka updated to Version - Text to speech program.
Right Click Enhancer updated to Version 2.3 - Right Click Enhancer gives you the power to control the ultimate right click menu everyone uses every day. Right Click Enhancer allows you to edit your right click menu in the way you want.
*NEW* HeliosPaint Version 1.4.5 - Free Image Editor and Paint Program
Thunderbird updated to Version 9.0.1 - Email client, newsreader and so much more.

NirLauncher updated to Version 1.11.38 - NirLauncher is a package of more than 100 portable freeware utilities for Windows, all of them developed for NirSoft Web site during the last few years.
Inno Setup updated to Version 5.4.3 - Inno Setup is a free installation builder.
Macrium Reflect Free updated to Version 5.0.4196 - Free Disk partition backup tool.
Mozilla Firefox updated to Version 9.01 - Fast, full-featured Web browser.
Maxthon updated to Version - Handy browser based on Internet Explorer.
*NEW* Free Download Manager Version 3.0.852 - Free download(s) management tool.
VSO Downloader updated to Version - Video downloading application.
CCleaner updated to Version 3.14.1616 - CCleaner is a system optimization, privacy and cleaning tool
BB FlashBack Express Free Edition updated to Version - Free (registerware) Screen recording software
Comodo Internet Security updated to Version 5.9.219747.2195 - Firewall and antivirus security suite
*NEW* Quick Startup Version - Manage startup programs
Irfanview updated to Version 4.32
*NEW* PDF24 Creator Version 4.1.2 - Create PDF files out of any print enabled applications.
BurnAware Free updated to Version 4.3 - Disc burning tool.
SUPERAntiSpyware (Free Edition) updated to Version 5.0.1142 - Free tool to help detect and remove adware and spyware.
SlimCleaner updated to Version 2.0.17128 - SlimCleaner is a cloud-enhanced Windows cleaner that uses crowd-sourcing to optimize PC performance.

Updates@ FA for 11-23-2011
use Google Chrome (browser)…..?

A very good read for Chrome users, is from the good folks at MakeUseof.com who have a very useful piece entitled, “Best Of: Chrome Extensions page”

read the fine print

FreewareAsylum strives to deliver the real 100% free freeware goods.

So during installation of programs and/or applications a user should take the time to read the EULA (End User License Agreement), as well as pay ATTENTION to any possible third party options (such as installing an optional toolbar, or other applications, as well as change of your default search provider).

Updates & News @ FreewareAsylum.com 11-18-2011
Updates at FreewareAsylum 11-17-2011
Thunderbird tip

From the good folks at Addictivetips.com comes this helpful piece entitled, “How To Synchronize Google Calendar With Mozilla Thunderbird

FA updates

Right Click Enhancer updated to Version 2.2.2

Right Click Enhancer gives you the power to control the ultimate right click menu everyone uses every day. Right Click Enhancer allows you to edit your right click menu in the way you want.

Right Click Enhancer

Need a Tumblr client/app?

Check out a nice roundup of 24 free Tumblr clients/apps at IJAAR’s posting of ‘24 Great Tumblr Clients For Desktop and Mobile

My personal fave is WinTumblr

common sense tip

When installing any program/app, take the time to read the EULA (*End User License Agreement).

A great tool for dealing with EULA’s is EULAlyzer, you can read about it and if you choose to d/l it) here at FA.