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  • Dropbox

    Worlds leading online storage and file sync service. You get 2GB free. Apps for all major platforms.

     

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry Chrome OS ... Windows S Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

  • µTorrent

    µTorrent is an ad-supported, proprietary BitTorrent client owned and developed by BitTorrent, Inc.

     

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android PortableApps.com Wine

  • Thunderbird

    Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku

  • FileZilla

    FileZilla is a powerful FTP-client. It has been designed for ease of use and with support for as many features as possible, while still being fast and reliable.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com ReactOS

    • Warning Be aware that installing FileZilla on your computer might install some bundleware/malware on your machine. See this thread on the FileZilla forum: https://forum.filezilla-project.org/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=48441
    • Bundleware The installer may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • Transmission

    Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web-based interface, peer exchange, UPnP and NAT-PMP port forwarding, web seed support, watch directories, tracker editing, global and per-torrent speed limits...

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku Xfce

  • Telegram

    Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free. It is like SMS, but more powerful.

     

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Windows Mobile Android iPhone Blackberry ... Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Android Wear PortableApps.com FreeBSD

  • JDownloader

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or Megaupload.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Clean, adware free installers are available here: https://board.jdownloader.org/showthread.php?t=54725
  • qBittorrent

    The qBittorrent project aims to provide a Free Software alternative to µTorrent .

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku

  • ownCloud

    A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.

     

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    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet iPad ... Self-Hosted Raspberry Pi Cloudron

  • DownThemAll

    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use Mozilla Firefox extension that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Pale Moon Firefox

    • Discontinued The extension doesn't work on Firefox 57+ and Pale Moon 28+. The developer was working on a WebExtension, unfortunately last news dated back December 2017. The domain name downthemall.net expired on August 29, 2018 but it was reactivated after a week.
  • NetBeans

    A free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Deluge

    Deluge is a full-featured BitTorrent client for Linux, Unix and Windows. It is written in python, uses https://alternativeto .

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD libtorrent Python

  • MEGA

    You hold the security keys for 15 GB free storage, unlimited desktop sync bandwidth, and 10 GB per month of free bandwidth for sharing with other accounts.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry Chrome OS ... Windows S Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10 Chrome Firefox

  • Bitcoin

    Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer digital currency. Peer-to-peer (P2P) means that there is no central authority to issue new money or keep track of transactions. Instead, these tasks are managed collectively by the nodes of the network.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Nextcloud

    A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad ... Self-Hosted Cloudron

  • Signal

    TextSecure and RedPhone have been merged to create Signal! Using Signal, you can communicate instantly while avoiding SMS fees, create groups so that you can chat in real time with all your friends at once, and share media or...

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Chrome ... Ubuntu Touch

  • Tox

    Send messages, files, create groups and make Tox to Tox audio and video calls. Securely.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet BSD

  • Syncthing

    Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet BSD Self-Hosted Cloudron

  • Popcorn Time

    Popcorn Time is a multi-platform, free and open source media player. The program is intended as a free alternative to subscription-based video streaming services such as Netflix.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Wget

    GNU Wget is a free software package for retrieving files using HTTP(S) and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • OpenSSH

    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux iPhone BSD iPad Cygwin Haiku

  • MediaFire

    MediaFire is the simple solution for uploading and downloading files on the internet. It focuses on providing a positive experience for downloaders, but does not offer an affiliate program for uploaders.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry 10

  • Resilio Sync

    Resilient, fast and scalable file synchronization for enterprises and individuals.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone ... iPad Kindle Fire

  • Vuze

    Vuze is a free BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android BSD Chrome

    • Bundleware Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • Miro

    Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued No updates since 2013. Youtube intergration broken because of no updates since youtube API changed. See changelog: http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/pculture.org/Miro/