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Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool
January 18, 2017 – 04:37 | No Comment
Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool

If this were a TV show or movie franchise it would be a reboot. After a period of behind-the-scenes consolidation and soul-searching, Evernote Corporation has signalled a new approach to its note-taking tool with the …

Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser
January 12, 2017 – 08:56 | No Comment
Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser

Opera Software has released Opera Neon, the company’s first ever “concept browser”. It’s been designed from the ground up to focus on web content and provide a different way of browsing and consuming the web.
Despite …

Foxit Reader 8.2 adds commenting and discussion features, Fast Web View support
January 10, 2017 – 12:04 | No Comment
Foxit Reader 8.2 adds commenting and discussion features, Fast Web View support

Foxit Software has released Foxit Reader 8.2, the latest point update of its free Windows PDF viewer and creation tool, alongside Foxit Reader for Mac/Linux 2.3. Both new versions introduces features for sharing comments and …

Opera 44 Developer starts public testing, offers Touch Bar support alongside security improvements
January 5, 2017 – 06:39 | No Comment
Opera 44 Developer starts public testing, offers Touch Bar support alongside security improvements

Opera Software’s first release of 2017 sees Opera 44.0 Developer made available for Windows, Mac and Linux users. The Developer edition is the Alpha branch of the browser’s development cycle.
Version 44 launches with four new …

Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2
December 28, 2016 – 07:38 | No Comment
Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2

The future is Ultra HD, or 4K as it’s known to its friends. Ultra HD TVs and displays are slowly coming into the mainstream, and of course they’re being joined by 4K-capable cameras. But how …

IObit Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 10 strengthens protection, tweaks optimization tools
December 21, 2016 – 09:39 | No Comment
IObit Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 10 strengthens protection, tweaks optimization tools

IObit has released Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 10, a major new release of its flagship system security and optimisation product for Windows. The new release centres around offering a larger anti-virus database through the integration of …

AOMEI Backupper Standard 4.0 adds real-time file sync, supports backup to cloud
December 16, 2016 – 06:06 | No Comment
AOMEI Backupper Standard 4.0 adds real-time file sync, supports backup to cloud

AOMEI has released AOMEI Backupper Standard 4.0, the second major update of its freeware Windows backup, imaging and cloning tool in 2016.
Version 4.0 adds an additional arrow to the tool’s bow – the ability to …

Vivaldi 1.6 ends the year with a series of tab-related improvements
December 15, 2016 – 05:18 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.6 ends the year with a series of tab-related improvements

Hot on the heels of Opera’s final release of the year comes Vivaldi 1.6, a new version of the world’s most flexible web browser from Opera co-founder Jon S von Tetzhner.
Version 1.6 – available for …

Opera 42 adds currency converter, simplifies news feed discovery
December 13, 2016 – 04:41 | No Comment
Opera 42 adds currency converter, simplifies news feed discovery

Opera Software has released Opera 42.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux. The final update of the year has just one notable new feature: built-in currency conversion. Elsewhere, the browser promises smarter – and therefore faster …

TidyTabs 1.2.0 brings order to your chaotic desktop
December 12, 2016 – 12:42 | No Comment
TidyTabs 1.2.0 brings order to your chaotic desktop

What’s the collective noun for all those windows cluttering up your desktop? A clutter of windows, maybe, or perhaps even a chaos of windows? If you’re wondering how to bring some semblance of logical organisation …

Plex Media Player 1.2 is now free to all users
December 1, 2016 – 10:19 | No Comment
Plex Media Player 1.2 is now free to all users

Non-Plex Pass holders rejoice – Plex has made its desktop-friendly media player app for Windows and Mac completely free with the release of Plex Media Player 1.2.
Version 1.2 also introduces a major new feature – …