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The giveaway has ended. Winners have received their free license by email. Congratulations to the winners. More than 400 contestants entered and we had way to few licenses to give out. Thank you for your interest in our giveaways and if you didn’t win this time, good luck next time. 

Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate is an all in one fully loaded yet easy-to-use program to help you easily and quickly convert video and DVD, burn video to DVD, download online videos and edit your home videos so that you can play and share videos anywhere you like.

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[UPDATE]  Winners have been picked. We received a total of 153 entries for far too few licenses. Winners will receive their license by email. Congratulations to you all. If you didn’t win this time, please try our next giveaway – coming to you soon!

Have you ever wanted to transfer your holiday photos and videos to a DVD or a social website? No need to look any further than to Wondershare Fantashow.

Wondershare Fantashow is a great product for creating videos from still images, combined with movie and music clips. Drag and drop your files into the wizard and press the button. In matter of minutes you have your own video file ready to burn to disk or upload to YouTube. The program is very easy to use, and works right out of the box.

Wondershare is now offering 5 full licenses to the readers of Mintywhite. Read on to find out how you may get your own copy.

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Jabra: One Headset for Your Mobile, Desk, and Soft Phone

Posted by Harry On July - 13 - 2012Comments Off on Jabra: One Headset for Your Mobile, Desk, and Soft Phone

At Windows Guides, we usually review software, however after discovering this Jabra system and its integration abilities with a different range of devices and their PC Suite, I was so impressed that I decided to blog about it!

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Jabra Pro 9465 DuoPROS: Intuitive touch screen, headset is lightweight and has a great wireless range, easy to set up, useful updates, add-ons can easily be added.CONS: The price is quite substantial (even though it is worth every penny/cent as it’s so useful!)

VERDICT: An intuitive product with great sound quality, range and brilliant software.

PRICE: £240 (UK) / $260 (US) – for the 9465 Duo (Bluetooth is included)

MODEL REVIEWED: Jabra 9465 Duo with Jabra PC Suite 2.8

PRODUCT: Jabra Pro/Go

DOWNLOAD PC SUITEJabra PC Suite

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Microsoft announced Windows 8 will reach general availability by the end of October after releasing to manufacturing (RTM) on the first week of August. Will you be upgrading to Windows 8 (from Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7) for $39.95 when it comes out?

via Upcoming Windows Milestones Shared with Partners at WPC.

10 Ways to Boost Firefox Privacy

Posted by Sudesh On July - 3 - 20122 COMMENTS

Just like all butterflies were once cocoons, all Firefox users were once Internet Explorer users. They switched from Internet Explorer to Mozilla Firefox to seek better security and privacy online. If you are a Firefox user then you already have a secure browser. Firefox, like other browsers, also provides a private browsing mode which you can toggle on and off using the hotkey Ctrl + Shift + P. Your online activity while inside the private browsing mode is not stored on your computer. There would be no history, cookies, recently viewed sites etc. if you use the private browsing mode. But, if you want to boost Firefox privacy all the time, without having to switch to this privacy mode now and again, then you can tinker with some of the settings in Firefox. This articles explains ten different ways to make your Firefox even more private for your use. The methods explained in this article would surely give you better privacy in your Firefox but I have not mentioned any security related settings.

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ClipCube ScreenshotPROS: Simple interface and easy to use. Portable. Consumes low memory.

CONS: No minimize option—you can close it to the system tray (or minimize all windows with Winkey+D) but you’ll have to show it in your system tray if you’re using Windows 7 or 8.

VERDICT: This is part of my default toolkit and I highly recommend it if you’re tired of copying, saving, and trying to find snippets of text all the time.

PRICE: Free

VERSION REVIEWED: 0.3 Beta 1

DOWNLOAD: ClipCube

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