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Microsoft Student with Encarta
Microsoft Student with Encarta
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Microsoft Student with Encarta Premium 16.0 includes a wide range of tools and resources for students. It includes templates and tutorials to help you do your homework in Microsoft Office. Includes Microsoft Math for doing mathematical calculations including solving equations and plotting graphs, calculus, etc. Dictionary and Thesaurus helps learn foreign languages too.

RAPIDReader
RAPIDReader
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This program helps you to read such documents faster, thus increasing your productivity. It lets you open different types of files and shows each word in a huge, brilliant font so your brain can recognize it immediately. You can adjust the speed and pause the text, as well as take notes and add bookmarks. The Pro version has more features and you can purchase it at the developer's website.

kiwix
kiwix
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Open source

Kiwix is an offline reader for Web content. It's especially thought to make Wikipedia available offline (see features). This is done by reading the content of the project stored in a file format ZIM, a high compressed open format with additional meta-data.

Microsoft Encarta Reference Library
Microsoft Encarta Reference Library
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Encarta Reference Library is a basic research and reference resource both for students and for all family. Rich content and multimedia gives you full relevant information. There are a lot of videos, animations, maps, photos and scrolling multimedia presentations. Researcher tools will help you to combine notes and images so you can create reports and projects.

JabRef
JabRef
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JabRef is an open-source bibliography reference manager. It is characterized by its ample support for various bibliographic formats, including BIB, XML, PDF and ISI. Moreover, it can let you cite while you write on various text editors, such as LyX, Kile, Emacs, WinEdt, Vim, TeXstudio and Led.

Viper
Viper
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Freeware

To avoid plagiarism, you should always reference correctly according to your institution's guidelines and use Viper. Viper is fast becoming the plagiarism checker of choice, rising over and above other plagiarism checkers, with over 10 billion resources scanned and an easy interface which highlights potential areas of plagiarism in your work. Best of all, it's free!

InfoStat
InfoStat
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Shareware

InfoStat is general-purpose application for statistical analysis. It covers all the basic needs for descriptive statistical analysis and the production of graphs for the exploratory analysis. It also has advanced statistical methods for statistical modeling and multivariate analysis.

GooReader
GooReader
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GooReader is a handy application which allows you to read your favorite Google books and magazines. This program will allow you to quickly find the title that you are looking for and to even create a personal library that you can access at any time. Moreover, it gives you access to detailed information about each entry on its shelves.

1-Click Answers
1-Click Answers
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1-Click Answers is a utility that makes you wonder how you ever managed to get on without it. It provides instant tips, via various sources of information, on a given word or phrase in any application on your PC just by Alt-clicking on the word. In the first instance, an information bubble opens up to display the definition of the word using Answers' selected information source.

DTC Library
DTC Library
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Free OBDII DTC lookup software to download. By downloading the software and installing it onto your computer, you are able to access definitions of OBDII generic, and manufacturer specific enhanced trouble codes. OBDII = On Board Diagnostics II (2nd generation). Automotive computer diagnostic codes from your automobile's on board computer system. This library defines the cryptic codes displayed...

WordNet
WordNet
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Freeware

WordNet® is a large lexical database of English. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms (synsets), each expressing a distinct concept. WordNet superficially resembles a thesaurus, in that it groups words together based on their meanings.

WXTide32
WXTide32
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WXTide32 features a complete database of sea stations worldwide, in order to get the current tide level for your nearest location to the sea. You can generate several types of graphs, like realtime, overview, and clock. Moreover, you can get text output, like a calendar, predictions or daily reports.

555 Timer
555 Timer
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It's a calculator that has 3 astable modes and monostable mode. The software can be downloaded and used for free. You can also tweak various aspects of the cycles.Main Features:-3 astable modes -monostable (one-shot) mode -duty cycle indicator -can tweak R & C values

MapSphere
MapSphere
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Freeware

MapSphere is a mapping software for Windows that:downloads maps and SATellite Images from different sources (OpenStreetMap, Terraserver, LandSat, and others);stores all the mapping data on the hard drive for offline use;represents the map in 2D and 3D modes supports GPS-receivers to track your current position

Classware
Classware
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Freeware

Classware is a new software that brings the whole package of book, audio and video together in one disc, providing the perfect bridge between teacher-led instruction and student-focused learning. Classware can be used with interactive whiteboards and portable whiteboard devices or simply with a computer and projector.

PROMT Personal
PROMT Personal
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Use PROMT Personal 9.5 to: - Translate messages in ICQ, Skype, QIP, and MSN Messenger. - Translate Web sites in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and Google Chrome. - Communicate with people in international social networks and Internet communities.

Guitar Power
Guitar Power
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Guitar Power is a chord and scales encyclopedia for the guitar that features all the notes of the music scale and the chords and scales derived from them in all their positions and variants. It also includes a tuning feature, a metronome and a function that allows you to listen to evey chord and scale presented. If you are a guitar player of any style, this software is for you.

NET Bible First Edition
NET Bible First Edition
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The NET Bible is a completely new translation of the Bible with 60,932 translators’ notes! It was completed by more than 25 scholars – experts in the original biblical languages – who worked directly from the best currently available Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek texts. Turn the pages and see the breadth of the translators’ notes, documenting their decisions and choices as they worked...

Ciscopedia
Ciscopedia
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Freeware

Ciscopedia is a collection of commands that are taught in Cisco Networking Academy courses. In CiscoPedia, the content in this software are very informative, it will shows the command, the mode, the syntax, syntax description, command description, examples, misconceptions, and also related command.

OpenJUMP
OpenJUMP
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Open source

OpenJUMP is an open source Geographic Information System (GIS).OpenJUMP adds new raster data processing capabilities, and still improve usability with EZ-buttons (to create shortcuts), inverse selection, user-defined selection appearance and a lot of bug fixes.

Spell Check Anywhere
Spell Check Anywhere
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Shareware

Spell Check Anywhere is an application that adds spell check to all your programs. It supports thesaurus and dictionary in all programs, medical, legal and foreign languages. It also contains Advanced Speed Typing, HyperNotepad and English Dictionary Lookup.

Dive Organizer
Dive Organizer
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Dive organizer is a program which can be used for managing your diving in water. It is more like a driver and interface for the dive computer devices likes Nemo Air and Puck computers. We can download data from those devices into this program. We can add details into the program like the information about the dive site, personal ID, etc which is then automatically uploaded to the DAN database.

Zotero Standalone (x86 en-US)
Zotero Standalone (x86 en-US)
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Freeware
Stories for Preachers & Teachers
Stories for Preachers & Teachers
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Commercial

The HeavenWord Stories for Preachers & Teachers program is designed to let you rapidly browse the available stories so you can quickly find the perfect illustration or quote to fit the point of your sermon, lesson or talk. In addition to the flexible tree sort options, you can also search the stories, titles, notes and more for a word or words

MSDN Library for Visual Studio 2008 - ENU
MSDN Library for Visual Studio 2008 - ENU
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The MSDN Library is an essential source of information for developers using Microsoft® tools, products, technologies and services. It includes how-to and reference documentation, sample code, technical articles, and more. To find the content you need, browse the table of contents or use search. To get the latest MSDN headlines sent to you via e-mail, you can sign up for the MSDN Flash Newsletter.