for people who just got a computer or are reformatting their old one. You can download a whole bunch of applications at once rather than going to the individual sites.
Their spiel :
Ninite installs software fast with default settings and
says “no” to browser toolbars and other junk.
Ninite checks your PC’s language and 64-bit support
to install the latest, best version of each program.
Ninite runs on Windows XP/Vista/7 and works in the
background unattended and 100% hands-free.
All Ninite does is automatically download and install
the apps you select. Not even Ninite is installed