Christmas is in the air.

I didn’t know at all about Software for Starving Students until it made the front page of digg yesterday. I’m not quite sure why.

It’s an entire downloadable CD full of mostly free (as in beer) software. Party on, Wayne.

Enjoy the Christmas Spirit: Software for Starving Students

Click through for the entire list of programs included.

Q: What software is on the CD?
A: For the 2007.01 release, the titles are:

Windows
* 7-Zip
* Ant Renamer
* Audacity
* Blender
* BZFlag
* Celestia
* ClamWin
* DeepBurner Free
* Dia
* Enigma
* Eraser
* Exact Audio Copy
* FileZilla
* Firefox
* Freeciv
* Gaim
* GIMPShop
* GLtron
* GNU Chess
* Icebreaker
* Inkscape
* Juice Receiver
* KeePass
* MozBackup
* NVU
* OpenOffice.org
* Paint.NET
* PDFCreator
* Portable Apps
* POV-Ray
* PuTTY
* SolarWolf
* Spybot S&D
* Stellarium
* SuperTux
* The GIMP Toolkit
* Thunderbird
* Tortoise SVN
* Tux Paint
* Tux Racer
* Tux Typing 2
* VLC
* WinDirStat
* Wink
* winLAME
* WinSCP
* XAMPP
* µTorrent

OSX
* Acqlite
* Adium
* Audacity
* Bleezer
* Blender
* BZFlag
* Camino
* Carbon Copy Cloner
* Cashbox
* Celestia
* ClamXav
* Crack Attack!
* Enigma
* FreeDMG
* Freemind
* Fugu
* Genius
* GLtron
* HandBrake
* ImageBurner
* Monolingual
* MozoDojo
* NeoOffice
* NVU
* Pac the Man X
* Platypus
* POV-Ray
* Seashore
* Schoolhouse
* Smultron
* Thunderbird
* Transmission
* TypeTrainer4Mac
* VideoLAN Client

You’ll just have to trust us when we say most of those are useful. Wink.