It annoys the fuck out of me when someone makes handy dandy software and makes it closed source, or in shitty languages like C#. So here's a list of software that will replace your closed source cancer. Office applications - LibreOffice (Contains Writer, Impress, Calc, Draw, Math and Base) (W) Structured diagrams - Dia (W) Email - Mozilla Thunderbird (W) Project management - Planner Financials - GNUcash Media playback - VLC Media Player (AV) (W) - Clementine (A) (W) - Banshee - Miro (W) - XBMC (W) Audio production - Soundconverter - Audacity (W) - LMMS (Fruity Loops, open source) - Bristol (synthesizers) Video production - OpenShot - Cinelerra - Open Broadcaster Software Photos and editing - GIMP (Editing) (W) - Shotwell (For your mum, like Picasa, organizing n shit) - Gwenview (Viewing) Screenshots - Shutter - Greenshot (W) Web browsing - Firefox (W) FTP - FileZilla IM communication - Pidgin (W) - Jitsi (W) 3D - Blender (W) Notepad - Notepad++ (Windows only, but way better than Notepad. Comparable to Gedit, Kate and Pluma) Virtualization - Oracle VirtualBox - QEMU - DosBox ARRR A PIRATE I BE - qBittorrent (W) Names labeled with a (W) are confirmed to have a Windows binary. This list is incomplete, but will be expanded. Make sure you use these open source software instead of your shitty closed source cancer.