Useful Free Apps

  • DaVinci Resolve icon

    DaVinci Resolve

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Website

    Complete suite for editing, color correction and professional audio post production, all in a single application.

    Originally designed for Hollywood’s elite colorists, DaVinci Resolve has been used on more feature films and TV shows than anything else because it lets you create images that are simply impossible with other tools. DaVinci is also the world’s fastest growing and most advanced editing software! Now, with DaVinci Resolve 14, you get incredible new Fairlight audio tools specifically designed for film and television post production. It’s like getting 3 high end applications in one! All it takes is a single click to switch between editing, color correcting, audio mastering and delivery! Best of all, if you’re collaborating on a team, you can all work on the same project at the same time! DaVinci Resolve 14 is a revolution in post production! Download it for free and try it today!

    DaVinci Resolve has hundreds of features for editors, colorists and audio professionals.
    Fairlight audio post production tools let you record, edit, mix, sweeten and master sound with full 3D audio space and up to 1000 channels.
    Colorists will find filters that include automatic facial recognition and tracking for quickly smoothing skin tones, brightening eyes, changing lip color and more!
    Multi user collaboration tools such as bin locking, chat and timeline merging that allow editors, colorists, and sound editors to all work on the same project at the same time!


  • Open Broadcaster Software icon

    Open Broadcaster Software

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Website

    OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including Mac OSX, Windows and Linux. Boasting features typically only found in commercial screen recording apps, OBS also provides one of the simplest workflows with an intuitive and easy-to-learn interface that makes recording and streaming a breeze. It's also totally free and open-source.

    With its long standing history of continued updates and considering its ease of use and free cost, it's no wonder OBS is one of the most popular and highest recommended apps for screen-casting and live streaming.


    Cross-platform (available for Mac, Windows and Linux).
    Encoding using H264 (x264) and AAC.
    Support for Intel Quick Sync Video (QSV) and NVENC.
    Unlimited number of scenes and sources.
    Live RTMP streaming to Twitch, YouTube, DailyMotion, Hitbox and more.
    File output to MP4 or FLV.
    GPU-based game capture for high performance game streaming.
    DirectShow capture device support (webcams, capture cards, etc).
    Windows 8 high speed monitor capture support.
    Bilinear or lanczos3 resampling.
    Light and dark themes to support various working conditions and preferences.


  • ToDoList icon


    Free Windows Website

    A simple but effective way to keep on top of your tasks, 10 languages.

    ToDoList is a rare form of task management tool, one that allows you to repeatedly sub-divide your tasks into more manageable pieces whilst still presenting a clean and intuitive user experience.

    ToDoList has been in continuous development for the last 6 years and is an ongoing project.

    Your tasklists are stored in XML which provides many opportunities for advanced formatting and printing using stylesheets.

    ToDoLists flexible design makes it ideal for both IT related projects as well as more general GTD uses.

    We welcome feature requests and respond promptly to all reports of bugs or unexpected behaviour.


  • ShareX icon


    Free Windows Chrome Firefox Website

    ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to over 80 supported destinations you can choose from.

    ShareX supports many ways to capture or record your screen. The main capture methods are:

    • Fullscreen
    • Active window
    • Active monitor
    • Window menu
    • Monitor menu
    • Region
    • Region (Light)
    • Region (Transparent)
    • Last region
    • Custom region
    • Screen recording
    • Screen recording (GIF)
    • Scrolling capture
    • Webpage capture
    • Text capture (OCR)
    • Auto capture

    There are many configurable screen capture settings such as showing the cursor, transparent window capture, delayed capture, multiple region selection with different shapes, etc.

    After the capture the following automated tasks can be executed:

    • Show quick task menu
    • Show "After capture" window
    • Add image effects / watermark
    • Annotate image
    • Copy image to clipboard
    • Print image
    • Save image to file
    • Save image to file as...
    • Save thumbnail image to file
    • Perform actions
    • Copy file to clipboard
    • Copy file path to clipboard
    • Show file in explorer
    • Recognize text (OCR)
    • Show "Before upload" window
    • Upload image to host
    • Delete file locally

    ShareX allows you to upload any type of files with these methods:

    • Upload file
    • Upload folder
    • Upload from clipboard
    • Upload from URL
    • Drag and drop upload
    • Upload from Windows shell context menu
    • Upload from Windows send to menu
    • Watch folder

    After the upload, any of the following automated tasks can be executed:

    • Show "After upload" window
    • Shorten URL
    • Share URL
    • Copy URL to clipboard
    • Open URL
    • Show QR code window

    ShareX also comes with a few simple productivity tools:

    • Color picker
    • Screen color picker
    • Annotate image
    • Image effects
    • Hash check
    • DNS changer
    • QR code
    • Ruler
    • Directory indexer
    • Image combiner
    • Video thumbnailer
    • FTP client
    • Tweet message
    • Monitor test


  • Discord icon


    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone BSD FreeBSD Website

    All-in-one voice and text chat for gamers that’s free, secure, and works on both your desktop and phone. Stop paying for TeamSpeak servers and hassling with Skype.

    Simplify your life.
    You'll never go back.


  • Blender icon


    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD ... Haiku AmigaOS MorphOS Website

    Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.
    It can be used for modeling, UV unwrapping, texturing, rigging, water simulations, skinning, animating, rendering, particle and other simulations, non-linear editing, compositing, and creating interactive 3D applications, rigid body, fluid, cloth and softbody dynamics, modifier based modeling tools, powerful character animation tools, a node based material and compositing system and Python for embedded scripting.


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