Free Computer Tools
All of the software listed below is free stable, easy to use and available for download or as an Internet tool.
Organizing Tools
Frapper - lets you map all members of a group http://www.risingconcepts.com/frapper/
Planzo - is an online personal calendar http://www.planzo.com/


Media Archive
Our Media: http://www.ourmedia.org/


Website/Blogging
Blogger: http://www.blogger.com/start
Civic Space: http://civicspacelabs.org/home/
WordPress: http://wordpress.org/


Document Tools

Office Suite (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office: http://www.openoffice.org/

Word Processing (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office Writer: http://www.openoffice.org/

Spread Sheet (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office Calc: http://www.openoffice.org/

Database (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office Base : http://www.openoffice.org/

Presentation (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office Impress: http://www.openoffice.org/

Drawing (Vector) (w/ Acrobat PDF Writer)
Open Office Draw: http://www.openoffice.org/


Image Editors (Raster/Photo)
PhotoPlus: http://www.freeserifsoftware.com/Software/PhotoPlus/download.asp
GIMP: http://gimp-win.sourceforge.net/
 

Graphics Manager
Picassa: http://picasa.google.com/index.html


Digital Story Telling
Microsoft Photo Story: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/plus/tryit.asp


Video Editing
Jahshaka: http://www.jahshaka.com/
VirtualDub: http://www.virtualdub.org/


Audio Editing
Audacity: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/


Encyclopedia
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page


FTP Client
FileZilla: http://filezilla.sourceforge.net/
WinSCP: http://winscp.net/eng/index.php


Mapping
Google Maps: http://maps.google.com/
Google Earth: http://earth.google.com/
Yahoo Maps: http://maps.yahoo.com/


Web Browsing
Firefox: http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/


Video Finder
Google Video: http://video.google.com/


Video Players
VideoLAN: http://www.videolan.org/


Full Screen Video
Broadcast Machine: http://www.participatoryculture.org/bm/


How To Video Blog: http://freevlog.org/


Utilities

AVG Antivirus Free Home Edition: http://free.grisoft.com/doc/2/lng/us/tpl/v5
Ad-Aware: http://www.lavasoftusa.com/software/adaware/
SpywareBlaster: http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareblaster.html


Advanced Text Editor
Notepad2: http://www.flos-freeware.ch/notepad2.html
EditPad: http://www.editpadlite.com/editpadlite.html