The list below does not contain open source games (which typically run on open source platforms) or shareware games, which require an eventual purchase to support the programmers or the game company.
At Free Download Manager, you can find a few freeware and shareware programs that help with pronunciation and sound recognition through animated comic books, songs, and 3D pictures.
There are two versions: one is shareware and while it is free, you will have one ad presented to you an hour; the second version is the one you pay for and is ad free.
Screenplay Styler is a shareware Word template that you can download for free and will do just about anything you need in the way of screenplay formatting.
Pyramid Games features games like "Professor Fizzwizzle and the Molten Mystery", a Shareware game, but you can own a registered version for a fee as well.
Shareware is basically try before you buy software, and the distribution of this software gives users a chance to try out the program before buying it.
There are several genealogy software programs available for the Mac platform, everything from basic shareware programs to multi-function programs.
Download.com - This child of CNET offers a large selection of video games to download, including freeware, shareware, commercial demos and more.
Visual Business Cards, released by RKS Software, is available for free as shareware but for $19.95 you can purchase the full working version.
Shareware: These limited-use programs can frequently be downloaded either free or inexpensively as incomplete packages for users to try.