Freeware Pic: Go oo

image Go-OO is a fork of OpenOffice that has quite a few impressive features which really ought to be in official OO, but for some reason or another aren´t, such as support for OpenXML, better Microsoft Binary support, Excel VBA macros, Visio diagrams and Word Perfect Graphics support

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Freebie: Video Converter Pro Software

Today’s freebie is brought to you by the fine folks at MacXDVD who for the next few days are giving away the pro version of their excellent Video Converter Pro software. This is a fantastic and easy to use converter. With a total of 420+ video/audio codecs and an advanced HD video decoding engine, MacX Video Converter Pro has powerful capabilities to convert among all HD video and SD videos and transfer to Mac, PC, iMovie, iTunes, iPhone iPad, iPod, etc. It also enables users to download YouTube videos and convert to other format or create VOB files from video for burning to DVD.

We use the windows version and it is fantastic. Get your free copy today.


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How to Get MacX Video Converter Pro for Free

Go to the Giveaway Page at:

1. For Mac users, download the full version of MacX Video Converter Pro by click "Download for Mac" button, and use the license code: AY-DSJGNKY-6E7E777

2. For Windows users, download the full version of MacX HD Video Converter Pro for Windows by click "Download for Windows" button, and use the license code: BO-UMUJUMYT-FBOBXO

Enjoy your free software!

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Twitter unveils redesigned Web site
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Yahoo demos new look, faster Mail service
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Note: Cross posted from ComputerNutz.