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Domain Name Servers
Download Managers
DVD/CD Related
FTP Tools
Math Toolkits
News Readers
"Office" Applications
OCR Utility
PDF File Creators

Portal Sites
System Analysis, Test,
  and Monitoring Tools

Text, Grammar, and
  Spelling Editors

  Audio File / Tests
  Digital Camera Tools
  File Utilities as
    Compression and
    Screen Grabbers
    Backup and Recovery
    File Renaming, etc.

  Graphic File Tools
  ISO File Utility
  Working with Time
  Video File Tools

Weather Monitoring
Web Page Design and

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Math Kit Tools

SciLab Math toolkit

News Reader

News Reader Web News Reader


Calculator with "tape" Print "tape" for a record of calculations.
Convert - The Ultimate Unit Conversion Utility? Convert the most popular units of distance, temperature, volume, time, speed, mass, power, density, pressure, energy and many others
Microsoft Advanced Calculator Advanced Function Calculator - other tools available on the page.

Web Page Design and Publishing

Web Dwarf v2 - Web Page Design/Publishing Drag and drop design

Working with Time and Dates

Date Calculator No - doesn't calculate your chances of getting one :-)
World Time Keep up with time anywhere
Rainlendar Desktop Calendar

Odds and Ends

Google Desktop Search Some Privacy and Security Issues possible with this one.  The final vote is not in!
Weather Pulse Unlike WeatherBug, No AdWare or Spyware included.
WeatherWatcher Unlike WeatherBug, No AdWare or Spyware included.
Trillian Instant Messenger Works with several major 'chat' systems such as Yahoo! and AIM.  Caution: without some work, it can pose some privacy and security issues for your system.  After installation, use the guidance provided in this discussion to 'secure' Trillian for safer use: Gladiator Security Forum Trillian How-To