• Sublime Text

    Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

  • Picasa

    Picasa is a software download from Google, that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. The local application usage and the online storage up to 1 GB is free, and it is easy to use. The online version is called Picasa Web Albums.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Wine

    • Discontinued Google retired Picasa in favor of https://alternativeto.net/software/google-photos/ .
  • Google Reader

    Google Reader was a Web-based aggregator, capable of reading Atom and RSS feeds online or offline.

    Free Web Android Java Mobile Android Tablet

    • Discontinued Google Reader was discontinued on July 1, 2013.
  • Inkscape

    An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • LastPass

    Password Manager, Auto Form Filler, Random Password Generator & Secure Digital Wallet App.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone S60 Blackberry ... Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone iPad Internet Explorer Vivaldi Browser Chrome Maxthon Opera Firefox

  • ImgBurn

    ImgBurn is a lightweight CD / DVD / HD DVD / Blu-ray burning application, available in 39 languages.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Even if the developer, in a post on the official forum dated February 2015 (http://forum.imgburn.com/index.php?/topic/21614-imgburn-v2580-released/page-2#entry155228), said the project is not dead, the last version of ImgBurn, 2.5.8.0, was released years ago, on the 16th June 2013.
    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • Opera

    Opera is a browser with innovative features, speed and security. Opera’s vision is to deliver the best Internet experience on any device and the company is committed to support and contribute to open standards.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android S60 Android Tablet BSD ... PortableApps.com Kindle Fire

  • Last.fm

    Last.fm is a music community website that offers personalized internet radio, using a recommendation system called "Audioscrobbler" to build a detailed profile of users based on their music tastes and interests.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone BSD Kindle Fire

  • Pidgin

    Pidgin is an easy to use, multi-protocol chat client client used by millions. Connect to AIM, MSN, Yahoo, XMPP, and more chat networks all at once.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Xfce

  • HandBrake

    HandBrake is an open-source, multithreaded video transcoder: it converts digital media from one format to another, compressing the files in the process.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Spotify

    Spotify is a commercial music streaming service providing digital rights management-restricted content from record labels including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group and Universal.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry Chrome OS ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Apple TV OpenPandora Kindle Fire MeeGo Fire TV Adobe Flash Player

  • Paint.NET

    Paint.NET is a free image and photo editing software. It features an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools.

    Free Windows

  • Tor

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Wikipedia

    Wikipedia is a free, multilingual encyclopedia project supported by the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia has 17 million articles (3.5 million in English), which have been written collaboratively by volunteers around the world.

    Free Open Source Web Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet Kindle Fire MediaWiki

  • Inoreader

    Dive into your favorite content. The content reader for power users who want to save time.

    Freemium Web Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Chrome ... Safari Kindle Fire Opera Firefox

  • foobar2000

    foobar2000 is an advanced freeware audio player for the Windows platform. Main features Supported audio formats: MP3, MP4, AAC, CD Audio, WMA, Vorbis, Opus, FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, Musepack, Speex, AU, SND...

    Free Windows Android iPhone Windows Phone

  • 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

  • Windows 7

    Windows 7 is the successor to Windows Vista . The new OS introduces a compelling combination of welcome innovations and much-needed polish.

    Commercial Windows

  • PuTTY

    PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for Windows and Unix platforms. A simple, lightweight client for connecting to a Linux shell from your Windows machine!

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • WordPress

    WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with your blogging software, not fight it.

    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Blackberry BSD ... iPad Self-Hosted PHP Cloudron

  • KeePass

    KeePass is a free open source password manager, which helps you to manage your passwords in a secure way. You can put all your passwords in one database, which is locked with one master key or a key file.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • Foxit Reader

    Foxit Reader is a free and light-weight multi-platform PDF document viewer. Its core function is compatible with PDF Standard 1.7.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad PortableApps.com

  • Grooveshark

    Listen to any song online for free. Stream free internet radio stations. Search for free mp3's to stream.

    Freemium Mac Windows Web Android iPhone S60 HP webOS Blackberry

    • Discontinued Grooveshark has been shut down on April 30, 2015 due to copyright infringement.
  • Kodi

    Kodi, formerly XBMC, is a free and open source media player and entertainment center for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, XBox, and iOS.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet BSD iPad ... Raspberry Pi Fire TV

  • GitHub

    GitHub is a web-based hosting service for projects that use the Git revision control system. It is written in Ruby on Rails by Logical Awesome developers Chris Wanstrath, PJ Hyett, and Tom Preston-Werner.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet ... BSD