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System & Hardware

Great software is only one piece of the puzzle, with the other being the hardware running it. The best way to ensure that the hardware is running as you’d expect? More software, of course! This category includes all of the tools you need to both monitor and tweak the performance of hardware new and old, and will surely help you get what you expect out of the hardware you paid for.

In addition to this, software to properly utilize emerging technologies such as 3D printing can be found here.

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SketchUp

SketchUp (formerly Google Sketchup) is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, civil and mechanical engineering, film, and video game design—and available in a freeware version, SketchUp Make, and a paid...

3D Modeler Freemium
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Baobab Disk Usage Analy...

Baobab Disk Usage Analyzer is a graphical application to analyse disk usage in any Gnome environment. Disk Usage Analyzer can easily scan device volumes or a specific user-requested directory branch (local or remote).

Disk Usage Analyzer Free / Open Source
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Sidebar Diagnostics

SidebarDiagnostics - A simple sidebar for Windows desktop that displays hardware diagnostic information.

System Information Free / Open Source
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DaisyDisk

With DaisyDisk you can free up disk space by quickly finding and deleting big, useless files. The program scans any mounted disk and displays it on the sunburst map, where segments mean files and folders, proportionally to their sizes. The map is easy to read and navigate.

Disk Usage Analyzer Paid
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JACK Audio Connection K...

JACK is a professional sound server daemon that provides real-time low latency connections for both audio and MIDI data between applications that implement its API. The API can be used through either JACK1 or JACK2.

Free / Open Source
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Binary Eye

Works in portrait and landscape orientation, can read inverted codes, is Material Design and doesn't do anything else but decoding a barcode. Uses the ZXing ("Zebra Crossing") barcode scanning library.

QR Code Reader Free / Open Source
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Libre Hardware Monitor

Libre Hardware Monitor, a fork of Open Hardware Monitor , is free software that can monitor the temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of your computer.

Free / Open Source
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WinSetupFromUSB

WinSetupFromUSB is a Windows program, which prepares multiboot USB flash or fixed disk to install any Windows versions since 2000/XP, boot various Linux and *BSD flavors, as well as many Windows, Linux, DOS based and other utilities. Since version 1.

Bootable USB Creator Free
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Cura

Cura aims to be a end solution for personal 3D printing with RepRap based machines. It is tuned toward the Ultimaker, but can be used on any RepRap based design.

3D Printing Free / Open Source
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