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ISOBuster 3.5 adds support for large drives with 64-bit sector addressing
December 15, 2014 – 06:06 | No Comment
ISOBuster 3.5 adds support for large drives with 64-bit sector addressing

Smart Projects has released ISOBuster 3.5, a major new version of its shareware data recovery tool. Although the program now supports recovery from a variety of different drives, it’s still renowned for its ability to …

Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design
December 12, 2014 – 11:34 | No Comment
Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design

Google has unveiled Google 5.0 for iOS, a new release of its search tool for iPhone and iPad.
Version 5, which incorporates functionality from Google Now, has been rebuilt from the ground up to add a …

AIDA64 5.0 adds wireless monitoring support, certificates information panel
December 10, 2014 – 09:13 | No Comment
AIDA64 5.0 adds wireless monitoring support, certificates information panel

Budapest software firm FinalWire Ltd has released a major new version of its Windows diagnostic and benchmarking tool with the release of AIDA64 Extreme Edition 5.0.
Version 5.0’s major new feature is support for remote monitoring …

Paint.NET 4.0.5 FINAL squashes major bugs, builds on recent 4.0.4 release
December 8, 2014 – 07:42 | No Comment
Paint.NET 4.0.5 FINAL squashes major bugs, builds on recent 4.0.4 release

dotPDN LLC has released Paint.NET 4.0.5 FINAL, a minor update that follows swiftly on the heels of a more significant update at the end of last month.
Version 4.0.4 introduced one major new feature and promised …

Skype for Windows 7.0 sports redesigned, touch-friendly interface
December 6, 2014 – 07:55 | No Comment
Skype for Windows 7.0 sports redesigned, touch-friendly interface

Microsoft has released Skype for Windows 7.0, unveiling a major redesign of its Skype desktop client in the process. Many of the new features debuted in a Preview pre-release that coincided with the release of …

Opera FINAL 26 adds bookmark sharing and import, Print Preview
December 3, 2014 – 06:52 | No Comment
Opera FINAL 26 adds bookmark sharing and import, Print Preview

Norwegian browser developer Opera has released Opera FINAL 26 for Windows, Mac and Linux. Having finally introduced support for bookmarks in the previous update, Opera 26 allows users to both share bookmarks and migrate them …

TeamViewer 10 FINAL promises better performance, improves collaborative tools
December 2, 2014 – 10:51 | No Comment
TeamViewer 10 FINAL promises better performance, improves collaborative tools

TeamViewer GBMH has released TeamViewer 10, its free-for-personal-use remote control software for Windows, Mac and Linux. Also available in portable form for Windows users, the new app boasts a host of new features, improvements and …

Firefox 34 FINAL unveils WebRTC support, faster theme switching
December 1, 2014 – 08:18 | No Comment
Firefox 34 FINAL unveils WebRTC support, faster theme switching

Mozilla has released Firefox 34.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 34.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Firefox 34 rolls out the new Firefox Hello real-time communication client and promises faster and simpler …

RootsMagic 7 adds automatic Web Hints feature, improves problem-fixing tools
November 28, 2014 – 06:49 | No Comment
RootsMagic 7 adds automatic Web Hints feature, improves problem-fixing tools

RootsMagic, Inc has launched RootsMagic Essentials 7.0, a major new version of its free (and paid-for) genealogical tool.
Both free and paid-for versions gain a new Web Hints feature that automatically suggests record matches from a …

PowerArchiver 2015 adds new Explorer preview extension, tweaks user interface
November 27, 2014 – 07:59 | No Comment
PowerArchiver 2015 adds new Explorer preview extension, tweaks user interface

ConeXware has unveiled a huge update to its Windows archiving software in the form of PowerArchiver 2015 v15.0. The paid-for tool offers support for a wide range of archiving formats presented in a user-friendly interface.
Version …

CCleaner 5 FINAL released – unveils redesigned user interface, improved Chrome support
November 26, 2014 – 06:05 | No Comment
CCleaner 5 FINAL released – unveils redesigned user interface, improved Chrome support

Just weeks after unveiling a public beta, Piriform has released CCleaner 5.0 FINAL for Windows PCs. Also available as a portable build, version 5 shows off a new interface design.
The new release also widens support …