Internet software of choice for everyday usage

This list contains software that I use every day on my windows workstation. Mostly small utils but mighty) In short, here favorite programs, without which it's impossible to work at the computer for me.


  • QuestSoft QTranslate

    Free Windows Website

    QTranslate is a free translator for Windows. With this small utility, you simply select the text you want to translate and then press hot key (Ctrl+Q to show translation in the popup window or Double Ctrl click to show the translation in the main window). The program also has the ability to speak text (Ctrl+E) and perform a web search (Ctrl+W). Also, you can open the main window and type text manually.

    The current version supports the following translate services:
    Small Google Translate iconGoogle Translate ;
    Small Bing Translator iconBing Translator ;
    Small PROMT Translator iconPROMT Translator ;
    Small Babylon iconBabylon ;
    Small SDL FreeTranslation iconSDL FreeTranslation ;
    Yahoo! Small Babel Fish iconBabel Fish ;
    Small Yandex.Translate iconYandex.Translate ;
    Small Youdao Dictionary iconYoudao Dictionary .

    The program has two modes of translation by mouse selection (click on the program icon in the system tray to turn this mode on):
    Show icon (Select text in any program, the program icon will appear near the cursor. Click on the icon, the popup window with the translation of the selected text will appear);
    Show translation (Select text in any program and the popup window with the translation of the selected text will appear immediately).
    The main features:
    Translate text in any application that supports text selection (Google Chrome, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Acrobat Reader, Skype, IE and etc.);
    Back translation;
    Replace the selected text with its translation;
    Instant translation;
    Spell checking;
    Text to speech synthesis;
    Word suggestion/autocomplete (Ctrl+Space);
    History of translations (Ctrl+H);
    Virtual keyboard;
    Portable version.

     

    QuestSoft QTranslate icon
  • TeamViewer

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Windows S Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10 Chrome PortableApps.com Kindle Fire Website

    TeamViewer lets you establish a connection to any PC or server within just a few seconds.

     

    TeamViewer icon
  • File sharing

  • Translators

  • Dropbox

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

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

     

    Dropbox icon
  • MEGA

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Chrome OS Windows S Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Chrome Firefox Website

    MEGA, the successor of Small MegaUpload iconMegaUpload , is a cloud storage and file hosting service produced by Mega Limited. This cloud-storage solution claims to protect your privacy with end-to-end encryption and offers a "Secure Collaboration" feature.

     

    MEGA icon
  • Nextcloud

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

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

     

    Nextcloud icon
  • Syncthing

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet ... BSD Self-Hosted Cloudron Website

    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.

     

    Syncthing icon
  • Tixati

    Free Personal Windows Linux Website

    Tixati is a peer-to-peer file sharing program that uses the popular BitTorrent protocol. This protocol allows many peers to form a cooperative swarm and download very large files with great efficiency.

    Tixati is one of the most advanced and flexible BitTorrent clients available. And unlike many other clients, Tixati contains no spy-ware, no ads and no gimmicks.

    Simple and easy to use
    Ultra-fast downloading algorithms
    DHT, PEX, and Magnet Link support
    Easy and quick install - no java, no .net
    Super-efficient peer selection and choking
    RC4 connection encryption for added security
    Detailed bandwidth management and charting
    UDP Peer Connections and NAT router hole-punching
    Advanced features such as RSS, IP Filtering, Event Scheduler

     

    Tixati icon
  • Messangers

  • WhatsApp Messenger

    Free Mac Windows Web Android iPhone ... Windows Phone Android Wear Website

    WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS. WhatsApp Messenger is available for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Phone and Nokia and yes, those phones can all message each other! Because WhatsApp Messenger uses the same internet data plan that you use for email and web browsing, there is no cost to message and stay in touch with your friends.

    In addition to basic messaging WhatsApp users can create groups, send each other unlimited images, video and audio media messages.

    Now you have the ability to use WhatsApp on your web browser.
    WhatsApp Web is simply an extension of your phone: the web browser mirrors conversations and messages from your mobile device -- this means all of your messages still live on your phone.

    To connect your web browser to your WhatsApp client, simply open https://web.whatsapp.com in your browser. You will see a QR code --- scan the code inside of WhatsApp, and you’re ready to go. You have now paired WhatsApp on your phone with the WhatsApp web client. Your phone needs to stay connected to the internet for our web client to work, and please make sure to install the latest version of WhatsApp on your phone.

     

    WhatsApp Messenger icon
  • Skype

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Blackberry Chrome OS Windows S Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Android Wear PortableApps.com Website

    An instant messaging app that provides online text message and video chat services.

     

    Skype icon
  • Browsers

  • Vivaldi

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android Website

    A browser for our friends. Fast, feature rich and highly customizable that puts the users first.

     

    Vivaldi icon
  • Mozilla Firefox

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet BSD iPad PortableApps.com Haiku Fire TV Website

    Mozilla Firefox (known simply as Firefox) is a free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite. Firefox is highly extensible, with thousands of third-party add-ons available.

    Firefox version 60+ (Quantum) is presently faster than Google Chrome and use less memory than Chrome. Compare to previous versions of Firefox, the Quantum version is twice as fast, promote parallelism, and has more intuitive user interface.
    • Video at https://youtu.be/n6wiRyKkmKc
    • Read more and see performance test results at https://blog.mozilla.org/firefox/quantum-performance-test/

    Firefox is developed by the Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation

     

    Mozilla Firefox icon
  • Pale Moon

    Free Mac Windows Linux Website

    Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux focusing on efficiency and ease of use.

    Pale Moon offers you a browsing experience in a browser completely built from its own, independently developed source that has been forked off from Firefox/Mozilla code, with carefully selected features and optimizations to improve the browser's speed*, resource use, stability and user experience, while offering full customization and a growing collection of extensions and themes to make the browser truly your own.

     

    Pale Moon icon



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