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November 1, 2005
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  • www.mozilla.org Download the popular Firefox web browser and Thunderbird email package
  • www.openoffice.org The best alternative to Microsoft Office
  • www.limewire.org Sharing millions of music, video and other files
  • www.gimp.org Powerful image manipulation software
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  • www.mamboserver.com Award-winning tool for creating websites
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