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Cnet CNET Download.com Free and commercial software and product reviews. All software has been tested to ensure it’s free of spyware, viruses, and other malware.
 Free Software Directory Free Software Directory The Free Software Directory is a catalog of  software that runs under free operating systems. It is a project of the Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
 MajorGeeks Major Geeks Freeware and shareware software utilities.
 Softpedia Softpedia A large source of free, commercial, and shareware software downloads and technology news.  The downloads are sorted by platform and contain user ratings and download statistics.   As of December 2008, it was one of the top 500 websites according to Alexa traffic rankings.
 SnapFiles SnapFiles Free, shareware, and commercial software downloads.  All freeware purported to have been tested.
 FileHippo  FileHippo Large selection of downloads.   They offer a full version history of most products.
 Gizmos  Gizmo’s Contains downloads and a list of free download sites.  Rated among the top 100 web sites in PC Magazine.
 FreeSoft4Down  FreeSoft4Down News, reviews, and downloads.  User’s reviews.
 Fileforum  Fileforum Free and commercial software, reviews, and news.
 LO4D.com  Load4.com A purportedly unaffiliated site for downloading free and commercial software tested for malware, viruses, and Trojans.
 Free-to-try.com free-to-try.com 7, 14, and 30 day free trials of commercial software.  A great searchable site, containing thousands of software titles in 150 categories.  Software products by can be searched for by name, company, keywords, release date, title, popularity etc.
 FreeCommander FreeCommander Free and commercial utilities for managing files on PCs.
 CutePDF CutePDF Free and commercial utilities for creating and editing PDF files
 AlternativeTo alternativeTo Free downloads of over 16,000 programs for all platforms
Pixabay Pixabay Over 280,000 free photos, vectors and art illustrations
Auslogics Logo auslogics Compact and fast defragmenter with over 11,000,000 users worldwide. It will improve your PC’s performance by defragmenting and re-arranging files on your disk.
MyDefrag Logo MyD MyDefrag is a disk defragmenter and optimizer (a maintenance utility to make your harddisk faster) for Windows 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 2008, Win7, and for X64.