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Apps with 'Local Search' feature

  1. Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security.
  2. Bing (formerly Live Search, Windows Live Search, and MSN Search) is the current web search engine (advertised as a "decision engine") from Microsoft.


  3. RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It automatically remembers your favorite & recent items so that you can launch them even faster.
  4. SearchMyFiles is a non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of Windows.
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • ZeroNet
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    ‘Play’ is accessed via a ZeroNet URL which only works if the ZeroNet software is installed. Once on the site it is indistinguishable from any other similar site working on a central server.

    Use with caution

    Flagged as potentially breaking copyright or other laws
  5. DownToMeet is a platform to organize, find, and attend group events. If you're down to meet people in your area and find new friends, you belong here.
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
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    Buy. Sell. Simple. The largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers. Great Deals. Better than Classified Ads.
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
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    File search utility that provides instant search by file name, and powerful search by file contents, size and date. Supports search inside PDF, Microsoft Office and other documents. Highlights found text in file names and contents. Clean and intuitive multi-tabbed user interface.

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.43, released in October 2016, can be still downloaded from Majorgeeks

  6. Modern open web standards compatible progressive web application for free public and private chat on desktop and mobile with no downloads or updates required.
  7. The Transcribe! application is an assistant for people who sometimes want to work out a piece of music from a recording, in order to write it out, or play it themselves, or both.
  8. FirstFate Social App allows users to visualize their shared memories and moments via Augmented Reality, and get instant first reactions about anything they post. Users can See any Place in the World LIVE at any moments via awesome social experience.
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
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    Mondovo.com is an all-in-one digital marketing toolset. Consisting of SEO, Social and Analytics modules, this toolset is designed to help online marketers streamline their digital marketing activities.
  9. "Priceline for home improvement". Provides instant upfront custom quotes for major projects, such as heating/cooling, roofing, flooring, water heaters etc. All prices are discounted. Homeowners can further negotiate each deal and book online.
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    • Online
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
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    Twitter for goods, services, and advises.
  10. Free, Fast and Easy to use, QR Code & Barcode Reader App. No Ads. Download the only QR Scanner that also rewards you for inviting others and lets you collect digital loyalty stamps from nearby merchants. Available for all countries.