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Top Download News and Features
- Avast Free Antivirus updates to add VPN service and target Facebook
- Gmail for iPhone and iPad now lets users open links in Chrome, YouTube, and Google Maps
- As the iTunes Store prepares its $10,000 prize, Jason Parker counts down the 10 top alternatives to the all-time best-selling apps
- Pizza Compass for the iPhone points you in the direction of the nearest hot pie
- Install Twine to create your own interactive-fiction game (and play the best of them)
- Download Gmail attachments to your cloud-storage solution with the free add-on Kloudless
- Consolidate your numerous online photo libraries with NeroKwik
- Save recipes and find new restaurants with Evernote Food 2.0
Hot Software Deals for Download Users
- Zoner Photo Studio provides an affordable alternative to pricey image editors--until Thursday, May 9 at noon PT, it's $27.99, a 60% savings for Download.com users.
- CyberGhost VPN lets you anonymize yourself on public networks--it's now $39.99 per year, 75% off the standard price.
- Webcam Anti Hijack keeps "RATs" and other nasty hackers out of your computer camera--it's now half price at only $4.25.