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WinX DVD Ripper Platinum – This is a user-friendly desktop application for Windows computers as well as Mac computers. The application helps convert your DVD movies into other digital video formats. This helps create a backup of your DVD video and it also makes it easier for you to transfer the video because there is now one file to share instead of multiple folders and files. Read more: WinX DVD Ripper Platinum: A Desktop Application To Rip Video DVDs Fast [10 Free Licenses]

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Passmark DiskCheckup – SMART is an acronym that stands for Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology. Modern hard disks come with SMART attributes built into them. Here to help you monitor those attributes on a Windows computer is an app called PassMark DiskCheckup. Read more: PassMark DiskCheckup: Monitor The SMART Attributes Of Your Hard Disk Drives


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Desktop Movie – Computer users will often play a movie on their computer and continue to use other applications. This hides the video and you are only able to hear the audio of the movie while using the other apps. Here to present a solution to this is a desktop application called Desktop Movie. Read more: Desktop Movie: Play a Movie On Your Windows Desktop Wallpaper


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Eventable – is a calendar sharing service that allows users to subscribe and follow calendars (e.g. of their favorite sports teams) and for organizations to easily share their calendars online. Call it Feedburner for calendar events. To share a calendar with the world, you simply place an embeddable follow button on your website. Read more: Eventable: Easy Calendar Sharing


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EatThisMuch – If you are dieting, then there is a certain number of calories you want to allow yourself through food. Here to help find out which meals can fulfill your calorie requirements is a web app called Eat This Much, a free to use web application that shows you which meals you should be eating. Read more: EatThisMuch: Get Meal Suggestions Based on How Many Calories You Want to Consume


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  1. Anonymous
    December 17, 2012 at 5:20 pm

    EatThisMuch will be useful.

  2. Hemant Devarapalli
    December 9, 2012 at 6:59 am

    eventable sounds nice!

    • Sameen Karim
      December 9, 2012 at 8:32 pm

      Thanks! If you have any questions/feedback or want an invite, email me at

  3. Jack
    December 9, 2012 at 6:09 am

    I am not able to login through FB.

    • Aibek Esengulov
      December 14, 2012 at 10:17 am

      are you trying to login to MakeUseOf?

  4. Pranav Mahajan
    December 9, 2012 at 4:50 am

    The desktop movie is quite useless. since vlc allows us to do just the same

    • Aibek Esengulov
      December 9, 2012 at 6:45 am

      yeah but not everyone is aware of that feature.

    • Giggity Goebbels
      December 9, 2012 at 1:25 pm


    • Lisa Santika Onggrid
      December 12, 2012 at 6:26 am

      And not everyone move on from WMP yet.

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