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[17 Nov 2009 | 93 Comments | ]
93 Great Freeware Programs

Hello folks! As I promised I’m going to release the first Freeware Mission MegaPack for 2009 as it’s been almost a year since the last MegaPack was released, with 72 freeware programs back in December 2008. The new MegaPack has 94 freeware programs, all tested and installed in my freeware only PC. For those of you who don’t know what the Freeware Mission is all about I’m going to explain how and why in a few words.
I have a Windows XP powered PC, it came with the operating system installed …

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[1 Sep 2009 | 12 Comments | ]
Best Free Anti Virus – The People Have Voted!

The best free anti virus poll was closed yesterday! A month ago I invited you to vote for the best freeware anti virus solution and around 300 of you expressed their view. I expected a lot more votes to be honest but anyway, the results should give us an idea of the best free solutions that are on the market.
OK, enough talking, let’s see the results! And the winner is…

Indeed, ladies and gentlemen, Avast Home Edition is the winner although Avira AntiVir Personal Edition was not too far away in …

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[22 Aug 2009 | One Comment | ]
Best Free Antivirus Poll Report

Here we go, almost three weeks have gone by since I started the Best Free Antivirus Poll and now I thought about giving you a new report about the results. Well, since the last report I can tell you that we have a new leader, Avira AntiVir took the first place from Avast Home Edition! I also added new freeware programs to the poll because the readers suggested them like valuable solutions.

1. Avira AntiVir Personal Edition –    40%
2. Avast Home Edition –    39%
3. AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition – …

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[10 Aug 2009 | 9 Comments | ]
Best Free Antivirus Poll – First Week Report

I started a poll to find out which is your favorite free antivirus program and after the first week the results are the following:
1. Avast Home Edition – 44%
2. Avira AntiVir Personal Edition – 39%
3. AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition – 15%
4. ClamWin Free Antivirus – 2%
5. a-squared Free – 0%
More than 100 people voted so far and the situation is pretty tight at the top, only a few votes between Avast and Avira AntiVir! The poll will be open until the end of August, so we might see significant changes …

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[31 Jul 2009 | 20 Comments | ]
Vote For The Best Free Antivirus Software!

The sun is shining and the heat is rising, so I thought this would be the right time to start a new refreshing poll on the Freeware Mission 🙂 As you already know I’m very curious to find out your views on things so I decided to give you the opportunity to vote for your favorite free antivirus program. Here are the five programs that I’m inviting you to vote for:

Avast Home Edition
It’s my favorite, I think it’s the best free antivirus program so it already has one vote …