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I. STARTING A BUSINESS

Legal Matters

Game Attorney - Thomas Buscaglia; indie game developer lawyer

IRS.gov EIN Online Application - apply for an Employee Identification Number (US only)

LegalZoom - file for a business

Score - US non-profit educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide; mentor small businesses

Small Business Administration (SBA) - providing support to small businesses and small-business owners across the nation (US only)



Funding

8-bit Funding - indie developer run funding for indie developers

Indie Fund - Indie developers helping indie developers get funding

Indie Go Go - A larger Indie funding site for Indie's of any field not just video games

Kickstarter - Receive funds from folks who believe in your idea but you must give prizes in return

Kiva.org - Get loans from supporters around the world

Mochi Game Developer Fund - help promising Flash game developers support their games through sponsorship, licensing and publishing deals

Playism - indie game funding, localization and publishing service (Japanese ONLY for now - ENglish version 2011 3rd Quarter)

Pledgie.com - Raise money from donations



Other Services

The Logo Company - creates logos, stationary, and websites

Crowd Spring - custom logo design, web design, and writing services. Services start at $200 and up.

Game Licenses - auction site to buy or sell video game licenses across all major platforms



Associations

IGDA Casual

Casual Games Association

Freelancers Union - FREE membership for freelancers and the self-employed



POP & IMAP Email

Gmail - FREE

Opera Mail - FREE add-on to Opera browser

Outlook Express - comes with Windows OS

Postbox Inc - $39.95 USD and up; sale price $29.95+

Thunderbird - FREE



File/HDD Protection (Wipes)

Blancco File Shredder - spot shredding in your HDD; $38.51sUSD

CyberScrub cyberCide - full drive wipe; $29.95USD

Paragon Disk Wiper - full drive wipe; $29.95USD Personal & $149.95USD Professional

Killdisk Professional - full drive wipe; $49.95USD (Win) or $59.95USD Suite







II. GAME BUILDING - STARTING OFF



Engines (Free - .NET)

Agate Lib

Axiom 3D

Brume Engine

FlatRedBall 2.5D

Irrlicht

NemoX 3D Engine - last update was 2004

NeoAxis Engine - FREE for non-commercial, otherwise you must pay for commercial use (see $$$ for rates)



Engines (Free - Basic, VB, VB6, VB.NET)

Darkbasic Pro

DxIce

NemoX 3D Engine - last update was 2004

TNT Basic - Mac OSX

vbGORE - online RPG engine; no longer under development - they recommend you use NetGORE instead

Xtremeworlds - 2D MMORPG Engine/Maker



Engines (Free - C, C++, C#)

Adventure Game Studio

Baja Engine

Cocos2D - FREE 2D iPhone game engine

CRM32Pro

Crystal Space

Delta 3D

DizzyAGE - FREE; PC only; adventure-style game maker

Edge2D Engine

Epee Engine

Esenthel Engine - prices range from FREE to $4000+

Ethanon Engine - FREE 2D game development tool

The Flexible Isometric Free Engine (FIFE)

G3D

Game Core - FREE for Indie version or $1499 for GameCore Pro

Game Start - FREE while in BETA version

Glint 3D Engine - donation-based licensing but FREE version is available

Grail Adventure Game Engine

Haaf's Game Engine (HGE) - 2D

iPTK Engine

Irmo - client-server multiplayer gaming engine; Linux

Irrlicht

Jad Engine

Lavgine - FREE for non-commercial but 15% of profit if commercial

Lightfeather 3D Engine

Nebula Device

NeoAxis Engine - FREE for non-commercial, otherwise you must pay for commercial use (see $$$ for rates)

NetGore - cross-platform online RPG (MMORPG) engine

Ogre

Open Game Engine, The (OGE) - FREE but Commercial support is available

ORX Portable Game Engine

PixelKLight

Pixie University - FREE 2D engine using C++

Playground SDK (Playfirst) - must register (Don't know if this is free or not so I am listing it on both lists)

Plib

PTk Game Engine - 2D engine with 3D capabilities. Licenses: FREEWARE, $199 Multiple License, $4000 Professional (paid license includes full support); Ksound library available for $29.95

Raydium

RetinaX

Saq2D

SDL Game Engine (aka sge2d) - 2D framework for C/C++ programmers; FREE (Sourceforge page)

Sparrow - open source framework for iOS game development

Spring RTS Engine

Thousand Parsec

Weaver

Wild Pockets

Yake Engine



Engines (Free - Delphi)

Asphyre - several versions: Sphinx, Casual, eXtreme, 4.1 and 1.5.2

Game Maker - Lite FREE but Pro $28 or less; develop for Windows

NemoX 3D Engine - last update was 2004



Engines (Free - Java, Javascript)

Espresso 3D

JGame

jMonkey Engine - Java OpenGL engine; FREE open source

Joge

Jogre

Sphere RPG Engine



Engines (Free - Lua)

AGEN - 2D engine

Baja Engine

Glint 3D Engine - donation-based licensing but FREE version is available

Grail Adventure Game Engine

Novashell Game Creation

Playground SDK (Playfirst) - must register (Don't know if this is free or not so I am listing it on both lists)

Spring RTS Engine

Verge RPG



Engines (Free - Miscellaneous or None)

Construct - FREE open source 2D game creator; HTML5

Flash Develop - FREE open source source code editor; ActionScript

Game Salad Creator - Mac, iPhone Only; FREE or Professional version ($499/yr); browser based

neabEngine - PHP; NEABExplorer version FREE, others are $50 or $200

Reality Factory - FREE for use as long as Genesis3D logo is kept and release any changes to the source code otherwise contact for license fee.

Unity 3D - Unity is FREE but Pro edition is $1500USD and add-ons cost from $400-$1500 each



Engines (Free - Python)

The Flexible Isometric Free Engine (FIFE)

PyGame - FREE; develop for Linux/UNIX

PySoy - 3D cloud game engine

Ren'Py - FREE; develop for Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Android (specializes in visual novels but may be used for other genres)

Thousand Parsec



Engines (Free - Ruby)

Chingu

G3D Ruby



Engines ($$$$ - .NET)

NeoAxis Engine - Individual License (Team license) in USD: Indie $95 ($295), Commercial $395 ($995), Source $9800+

Truevision3D - FREE for learning, $150USD for commercial purposes

Visual3D Engine - Prices range from Indie $185, Professional $495, Studio Source $1495 and Enterprise Source $9950 (USD prices)



Engines ($$$$ - Basic, VB, VB6, VB.NET)

Blitz3D - $100 digital version; uses BASIC

BlitzMax - $80 digital version; uses BASIC

BlitzPlus - $60 digital version; 2D utilising BASIC/C hybrid language

PureBasic - 79 EUROS

Truevision3D - FREE for learning, $150USD for commercial purposes



Engines ($$$$ - C, C++, C#)

A6 Game Engine - C-script like language and C++; editions include Extra $99USD; Commercial $199USD; Pro $899USD

AGen - C++; FREE for non-commercial purposes otherwise $200 one-time fee - must contact for purchase

BigWorld Engine - middleware platform for MMOG and Virtual Worlds; Prices are: Indie $299/yr; Indie Source $2999/yr; and up for Commercial

BlitzPlus - $60 digital version; 2D utilising BASIC/C hybrid language

C4 Engine - prices range from $100 Basic to $1200 Professional; compare rates here

Cipher Engine - $100USD

Esenthel Engine - prices range from FREE, $150, $750, $4000+, $250/yr or negotiable

Game Core - FREE for Indie version or $1499 for GameCore Pro

Glint 3D Engine - donation-based licensing but FREE version is available

iTorque 2D - $99; for iPhone development

Lavgine - FREE for non-commercial but 15% of profit if commercial

Leadwerks Engine 2 - $199.95 for single-user license; C, C++ and Lua

NeoAxis Engine - Individual License (Team license) in USD: Indie $95 ($295), Commercial $395 ($995), Source $9800+

OnScripter - FREE; Visual Novel engine based on NScripter (Japanese)

Open Game Engine, The - FREE but Commercial support is available

Panda 3D - FREE 3D game engine

Playground SDK (Playfirst) - must register (Don't know if this is free or not so I am listing it on both lists)

PTk Game Engine - 2D engine with 3D capabilities. Licenses: FREEWARE, $199 Multiple License, $4000 Professional (paid license includes full support); Ksound library available for $29.95

SIO2 Engine - 2D/3D mobile dev engine; FREE Trial, $179.99 MacOS, $349.99 iOS

Source Engine (Valve) - must contact for price under NDA

Sunburn Game Engine - royalty-free XNA engine; price range from $150 USD for indies up to $1000 USD for Studio Edition

Torque 2D - $99, full source, no royalties; develop for PC, Mac, Wii, Xbox 360 and if you buy seperate license, the iPhone

Torque 3D - $99, full source, no royalties; develop for PC, Mac, Xbox 360, Wii, iPhone, and the web

Truevision3D - FREE for learning, $150USD for commercial purposes

Unigine - Prices range per platform: $4950 Android + Mobile; $9980 or $24950 Windows + Linux; $40000 PS3, Windows + Linux

Unreal Engine - must contact for price

Vision Game Engine - must contact for quote/price

Visual3D Engine - Prices range from Indie $185, Professional $495, Studio Source $1495 and Enterprise Source $9950 (USD prices)



Engines ($$$$ - Delphi)

A6 Game Engine - editions include Extra $99USD; Commercial $199USD; Pro $899USD

Cobra - £30 Indie license or £90 for Pro

Cobra 3D - £40 Indie license or £120 for Pro

Game Maker - Lite FREE but Pro $28 or less; develop for Windows

Truevision3D - FREE for learning, $150USD for commercial purposes



Engines ($$$$ - Lua)

Glint 3D Engine - donation-based licensing but FREE version is available

Leadwerks Engine 2 - $199.95 for single-user license; C, C++ and Lua

Love 2D - FREE, open source framework using Lua; works on Windows, Mac OS and Linux

Playground SDK (Playfirst) - must register (Don't know if this is free or not so I am listing it on both lists)

Slot Constructor - casino and arcade game dev engine; prices listed here



Engines ($$$$ - Miscellaneous or None)

Flash - $699 alone; may be cheaper if getting bundled editions; also check out Flash Platform Runtimes

The Games Factory (Click Team) - $59 USD; similar to Game Maker - an engine for non-programmers

Game Salad Creator - Mac, iPhone Only; FREE or Professional version ($499/yr)

IG Maker - $59.99; create action games for Windows, xbox 360 and Flash

Multimedia Fusion 2 (Click Team) - Regular and Dev version available for $119 or $369USD respectively

neabEngine - PHP; NEABExplorer version FREE, others are $50 (microNEAB) or $200 (miniNEAB)

Reality Factory - FREE for use as long as Genesis3D logo is kept and release any changes to the source code otherwise contact for license fee.

RPG Maker VX - $59.99; develop for Windows

RPG Maker XP - $29.99 (older version of RPG Maker VX); develop for Windows

Unity 3D - Unity is FREE but Pro edition is $1500USD and add-ons cost from $400-$1500 each

YAGE



Engines ($$$$ - Pascal)

Cobra - £30 Indie license or £90 for Pro

Cobra 3D - £40 Indie license or £120 for Pro



Engines ($$$$ - Python)

BigWorld Engine - middleware platform for MMOG and Virtual Worlds; Prices are: Indie $299/yr; Indie Source $2999/yr; and up for Commercial

Panda 3D - FREE 3D game engine



Game Libraries

Allegro.cc - Allegro game library; cross platform; common low level routines for game programming

Box 2D - open source physics engine; 2D

Bullet Physics Library - FREE 3D game multiphysics library

ClanLib - FREE C++ toolkit library

FlashPunk - FREE ActionScript 3 library for 2D Flash games

Flixel - open source game-making library

Golden T Game Engine (GTGE) - advanced cross-platform game programming library written in Java language

Gosu - 2D game dev library; C++ and Ruby

Lightweight Java Game Library - FREE and open source

Open Dynamics Engine (ODE) - open source library for stimulating rigid body dynamics

Slick 2D - FREE and open source; based on LJGL



Time Management

Concentrate - Mac ONLY; $29 USD

Epiforge GrindStone2 - FREE; will install on Windows XP, 7, and Vista only

Pomodoro Technique - FREE books and time management sheets

Procrastitracker - FREEWARE time tracking tool that tracks what applications and documents you use and for how long

Rescue Time - FREE for Lite edition otherwiese Pro is $6-$9/mo and Team Edition is priced per user/month



Writing & Coding Software (mind-mapping, story flow, editors, etc)

FreeMind - FREE mind-mapping software

Labyrinth - FREE story flow software

Notepad++ - FREE source code editor

Scrivener - content-generation tool for writers (text editor); $45 for Mac (Windows version in development)

XMind - FREE or $49/year for Pro; mind-mapping software

yWriter - FREE text editor breaking text into scenes and chapters







III. ART



Art (Stock)

BEIZ Graphics - FREE photos for commercial and non-commercial use

Character Designs: An Artist's Resource - FREE photos and textures; Can be used for commercial purposes with some caveats. See homepage for more info.

Dosch Designs - stock 3D models, textures, animation, and sounds. Also offers royalty free stock media.

Evolver Pro - create custom avatars in minutes! FREE version here.

First Seed Material (Maps|Faces|Sprites)- FREE for commercial use as long as you give credit; License

GIMP Savvy Photo Archive - public domain images from NASA, NOAA, and FWS. Be sure to read each of the sites conditions for use.

Google 3D Warehouse - 3D models; licensing is unknown

Havana Street - Retro clipart & stock illustration; $7/image

Hypermotion Packs - located at the bottom below Alexander (under HR); preview tiles here

iClipArt - must subscribe to download images; range from $12.95 - $295.00; photos, clipart, fonts, sounds, animation, videos, and web graphics

Image*After - FREE images and textures for commercial and personal use

iStockPhoto - COMMERCIAL; Uses Points system 1 credit and up; Has photos, illustrations, video, audio, and flash

Garage Games Art Packs - 2D and 3D art ranging from $20 and up

Karen Whimsy - Public domain images

Lost Garden - FREE; must credit Daniel (License)

MorgueFile - FREE photos for commercial or noncommercial use. Morgue File License

Open Game Art - FREE/open source 2D, 3D art and music; check each license for details just in case, breakdown found here.

Patterns - FREE Japanese patterns

Rusty Axe - 2D art, textures, tiles, and more; priced from FREE to $29.99; must get extended license to use for commercial purposes

Shutter Stock - royalty-free photos; must subscribe $249-$709 by month OR $49-$229 by image quantity

Smashing Magazine Freebies - FREE icons, brushes, and other items (site/wordpress templates, etc)

Squidfingers Patterns - FREE patterns for use on your website

Stock.xchng - FREE photos; check license for usage rights

Turbo Squid

WP ClipArt - Public domain clip art search engine



Art (Services)

Army of Trolls - pixel art

CG Hub - Can post in the Job Board; must be registered

CG Society - need to register to post job or to look for one

ConceptArt.org - Job listing in forum here; must be registered to post

Dot.Invasion

eBoy

Fantasy cartography - makes great maps, also has a DeviantArt account

Flash Game Art

Game Artist

Havana Street - Retro clipart & stock illustration

Hire An Illustrator

IndieGamer Forum: Art Portfolios

The Logo Company - creates logos, stationary, and websites

Lost Garden: List of Game Artists

Pixel Joint - pixel art

Polycount

Retro Style Games

Sprite Attack - DayDream in Indie Gamer forums

Way of the Pixel



Art (Software - 3D Modeling & Animation)

3D-Coat - $349 and up Professional

3D Crafter - FREE; $34.95 Plus; $69.95 Pro

3ds Max (Autodesk) - $3495

3D World Studio - 3D modeling program; $49.99 Standard

AC3D - $89.95

Alice - FREE

Anim*tor - FREE

Animation: Master - $299.99

Art of Illusion - FREE

AutoQ3D - $19.97

Blender - FREE

Bryce - specializes in landscapes; $29.95 Standard OR $99.95 Pro; FREE for non-commercial use

Carrara - $149.99 Standard & $549.95 Pro

Cheetah 3D - $99

DAZ 3D - FREE

DX Studio - £500.00

EIAS 3D (Electric Image Animation System - $895

FaceGEn - FREE; face modeling software

Google SketchUp - FREE 3D modeling software; must sign up OR get Pro version for $495USD

G-Pure - FREE

K-3D - FREE

Lightwave 3D - $895

Make Human - FREE

Maplet - FREE 3D modeling tool

Maya (Autodesk) - $3495

Meshlab - FREE

Metasequoia - polygon modeler; MetasequoiaLE is freeware, otherwise, Metasequoia itself is $45USD

Milkshape 3D - shareware; EUR 25

Moment of Inspiration - $295

OpenFX - FREE

Poser - $49.99 Debut, $249.99 Standard OR $499.99 Pro

Realsoft 3D - $700

Sculptris - FREE

Seamless 3D - FREE

Silo - $99 Core OR $159 Proressional

Softimage (Autodesk) - $2995

Swift 3D - $249

True Space - FREE

Vue - $599 Complete; $399 Studio; $199 Esprit

Wings 3D - FREE

ZBrush - $699 Commercial license



Art (Software - 3D Renderers)

3Delight - Pricing is FREE and up

Aqsis - FREE

Brazil - $895 and up; works with 3ds Max & Rhino

finalRender - $895 and up

Horde3D - FREE

LuxRender - FREE

Maxwell Render - $995 and up

Pixie - FREE

YafaRay - FREE



Art (Software - Animation & Spriting)

Dungeon Demon (Rusty Axe) - map editor; $29.99 with free upgrades forever or FREE using TrialPay

Easy Toon - FREE

GrafX2 - FREE bmp program; used for pixel art

Graphics Gale - sprite software; 1,995 JPY

Pencil - FREE

Pivot - FREE; Stick figure animation

Plastic Animation Paper - FREE

Pro Fantasy - create maps and tiled floors, character creation

Pro Motion - $78+; used for pixel art

Synfig Studio - FREE open source 2D animation software

tIDE map editor - .NET-based tile editor; licensed under Microsoft Public License (Ms-PL) open source agreement

Tiled Map Editor - create tilable maps easily



Art (Software - Graphic)

Art Rage

Artweaver - FREE or Plus 29 EURO

Bibble - Pro $199.95; Lite $99.95

Color It! - $59.95; Macs ONLY

CorelDRAW

Corel Painter

Crayola Art Studio - $24.99

Flash - makes vector graphics and great for animation

Fotographix - FREE

GIMP - FREE graphic software; Mac version here

GrafX2 - FREE

Illustrator - vector graphics

ImageMagick - FREE

Inkscape - open source vector graphics software

IrfanView - FREE but needs license for commercial use; light photo editing software

MS Paint - FREE; comes with every Windows OS

MyPaint - open source painting program

NeoPaint - $45

Open Canvas - 5,800 JPY

Paint.NET - FREE

PaintTool SAI - 5,250 JPY

Paint Shop Pro - $39.99

Photoshop

Photoshop Elements - weaker and cheaper version of Photoshop

Pixelmator - $59.99; Mac ONLY

Pixia - FREE

Sketchbook Pro







IV. MUSIC, SOUND EFFECTS & VOICE TRACKS



Music (Stock)

Blast My Music

Garage Games Art Pack - ranges from ambient sounds to full soundtracks $20 and up

IndieSFX - Royalty free music $40 (£20) per track. Exclusive tracks available for £100 ($200 US, 150 Euro) each.

Royalty Free Music - can purchase by track, disc, or subscription

Shockwave Sound - royalty-free music, stock music, sound effects

Sound Dogs - stock music and sound effects

Sound Rangers - stock music and sound effects



Music (Services)

Blast My Music

IndieGamer Forum: Music & Sound portfolios

Walz Music



Music Sheets

International Music Score Library Project - public domain music sheets for US & CAN (EU residents must check); MP3 audio, parts, and full score may be included

Mutopia - FREE classical music sheets that are in public domain



Music Softwares

Hyper Score - music composing software; $79

Melody Assisttan - shareware; $25 or 20EURO for license

Reason - digital music synth; $349USD

Tune Toys - sound generating softwares



Sound Effects (Stock)

as3sfxr - open source, in-browser sound effect generator for games; based on sfxr

bfxr - in-browser sound effect generator; based on sfxr

Garage Games Art Pack - ranges from ambient sounds to full soundtracks $20 and up

IndieSFX - $120 or £60 for a compilation of 180 sound effects

Partners in Rhyme - royalty-free sound effects may be used for commercial purposes

sfxr - FREE sound effect generating software

Shockwave Sound - royalty-free music, stock music, sound effects

Sound Dogs - stock music and sound effects

Sound Rangers - stock music and sound effects



Sound Effects (Services)

IndieGamer Forum: Music & Sound Portfolios

IndieSFX - $6 per sound for up to 25 sounds, and $4 per sound after that, with a minimum total charge of $50



Voice Tracks

Topleka Voice Pack - FREE for commercial projects as long as you credit toplekaNET and link back to site.







V. FONTS



Font (Free)

Agrafa Hairline - FREE for commercial use; must register

Anivers - FREE for commerical use

Audimat - FREE for commercial use

Bienetresocial - FREE for commercial use

Cantarell - FREE for commercial use

Cardo Font - FREE for commercial use

DaFont - Freeware, shareware, demo versions or public domain fonts; please check each font's license before use

DejaVu Fonts - FREE

Delicious - FREE for commercial use

Diavlo - FREE for commercial use

Dieter Steffmann - collection of fonts; not sure if it's free or not but if you speak German please visit his site and let me know!

Digitica - FREE for commercial use

Dustismo Roman - Public domain font

eljbris - FREE fonts for commercial use but extended license needed for embedding or distributing in software apps or hardware devices

Exus Pilot - FREE for commercial use

Fell Types - FREE for commercial use; medievel fonts

Fertigo Pro - FREE for commercial use

Fontin Sans - FREE for commercial use

FontShop Free Fonts - FREE fonts for commercial use; 5 difrerent fonts listed

Font Squirrel - FREE fonts for commercial use; must register

Franchise Bold - FREE for commercial use

Gentium - FREE for commercial use

Google Font Directory - directory of open source fonts

Impallari - FREE fonts for commercial use; all fonts under Open Font License

Inconsolata - FREE open font licensed; great for programming

Justus - Public domain font

KalleGraphics Freebie - FREE for commercial use; Alpha Ruler and Kilogram

Keeparty - FREE for commercial use

Liberation Serif - Public domain font

LOT - FREE for commercial use

Luxi-Sans - FREE just as long as license notice is included

Megalopolis Extra - FREE for commercial use

Merge - FREE for commercial use

MgOpen Typeface - FREE for commercial use; 4 types - Canonica, Cosmetica, Modata & Moderna

Mr Jones Book - FREE for commercial use; must register; Mr Jones Book and Mr Jones Book Italic only

Museo - FREE for commercial use

OpenFontLibrary - FREE for commercial and noncommercial use

Orbitron - FREE for commercial use

Oxford - FREE for commercial use

Portland LDO - FREE for commercial use

PT Sans - FREE for commercial use

Quicksand - FREE for commercial use

Ripe - FREE for commercial use

Roadgeek Fonts - FREE for HOBBYIST and EDUCATIONAL use only

Sensation - FREEWARE

Silkscreen - FREE for commercial use; pixel font

Surface - FREE for commercial use; Medium weight only

Tallys - FREE for commercial use

Triskweline - FREE font suited for text editors and programming environments

Type Latin Serif - FREE for commercial use

Vera Fonts - FREE for commercial use as long as it is NOT sold by itself or bundled with other fonts only



Font (Services)

Blambot - must contact for quote

Typodermic Fonts (aka Larabie Font) - must contact for quote



Font (Software)

FontLab - $649.99+



Fonts (Stock)

Blambot - $20 per font

My Fonts - over 62,000 fonts from 800 foundries; prices range from $15 and up; FREE fonts require registration

Ultimate Font Download - 10,000 fonts for commercial use; only $19.99 (Larabie Fonts) !!NOTE: some fonts I recognize from Blambot (Nate Piekos)!!







VI. GAME BUILDING - FINISHING



Proofreading Services

IndieProofing - $1 per 100 words (or part thereof) for basic proofreading and $2 per 100 words (or part thereof) for descriptive work (which may require rewriting)



DRM

DRM Connect - Mac DRM, must contact for price

EXECryptor

SoftwarePassport (Armadillo) - $399



Encryptors/Obfuscators

SOB: The SWF Obfuscator - FREE

SWF Encrypt - $145USD and up depending on edition



Installers

Astrum Install Wizard - Standard $49 or Professional $89

NSIS - FREE opensource Windows installer



Softwares

XAMPP - install Apache distribution containing MySQL, PHP and Perl

gDEBugger - OpenGL and OpenCL debugger, profiler, and memory analyzer; available for Windows, Mac and Linux



Backup Your Work!

Acronis Backup & Recovery - auto-backup software $74 and up

Assembla - online storage ranging in price from $9/mo - $100/mo

Bit Bucket - price range from FREE unlimited private repository for up to 5 users up to $80/mo for unlimited users; DVCS for Mercurial

Back Blaze - $5/mo with unlimited storage

Crash Plan - range from FREE for personal use to PRO edition for business use ($349.95 and up)

Drop Box - FREE for 2GB of online storage space OR $9.99/mo for 50GB OR $19.99/mo for 100GB

DVDisaster - FREE; stores data on CD/DVD/BD media's that is fully recoverable even after some read errors have developed

GitHub - FREE for open source with unlimited space OR pay monthly ranging from $7/mo - $200/mo

iDrive - FREE online storage for 5GB space OR for more space, subscribe monthly starting at $4.95/mo and up

Mozy PRO - Desktop License is $3.95/mo + $0.50/GB per month OR Server License at $6.95/mo + $0.50/GB per month

SyncBackPro - auto-backup software ranging from FREEWARE to SE ($34.95) and PRO ($54.95) editions

Syncplicity - prices range from FREE to $45/mo Business Edition



Miscellaneous

YouSentIt - file sharing service; prices range from FREE to $14.99/mo Pro Plus (Corporate available but runs in $1000's)

Video Game Name Generator



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