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Free Software Journal: Wink 2.0, Flashget is free, Comodo Firewall 2.0

Amazesoft, the developers of FlashGet file download software, have decided to take the Freeware Route. The latest FlashGet 1.72 version is now available free and supports Opera as well. Flashget is probably the best download managers around and integrates tightly with Firefox using Flashgot extention. Download Flashget 1.72

DebugMode team have released version 2.0 of Wink, a very screen capture and screencasting software for Windows and Linux. The new version supports Voice Narrations while recording and better Flash .swf export features. Download Wink 2.0 No AVI/MPEG support yet.

Comodo Firewall is a free software that works just like commercial Firewall software from ZoneLabs or Symantec. It controls which programs can access the Internet or network. PCMag review of Comodo. Download Comodo

Quick Tip: To quickly test whether your Windows XP Firewall protects programs from accessing the internet, just run this file. If you see a warning from your Firewall software, you are protected. Have a sound sleep.