"Everyone loves free software (open source or otherwise) and
this list demonstrates quite how many excellent applications can be
had for free. If you thought you needed to buy something--maybe
check this list first.
"The aim of this list is to compile the greatest free and open
source applications currently available; I spend many many hours
online each day (through the nature of my work) so it's worth
writing down some of the things I find for the benefit of those who
are fortunate to have better things to do..."