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Pixelmator for iOS 2 launched, adds iPhone support
May 28, 2015 – 07:44 | No Comment
Pixelmator for iOS 2 launched, adds iPhone support

The Pixelmator Team has unveiled Pixelmator for iOS 2.0.1, a major new release for its renowned image-editing tool for Apple mobile devices.
It’s a landmark release because version 2’s headline new feature is that it now …

CCleaner 5.06 FINAL released – adds support for forthcoming Microsoft Edge and IE12 browsers
May 27, 2015 – 08:41 | No Comment
CCleaner 5.06 FINAL released – adds support for forthcoming Microsoft Edge and IE12 browsers

Piriform has unveiled its routine monthly update to CCleaner with the release of CCleaner 5.06 for Windows PCs. The new release is also available as a portable build.
There’s only one new feature of note in …

Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API
May 20, 2015 – 07:33 | No Comment
Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API

Google has unveiled Chrome 43 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 43’s main new feature is support for hardware MIDI instruments.
Chrome 43 also implements a couple of behind-the-scenes tweaks for developers that will help …

Postbox 4 unveils major new features and improvements to simplify email management
May 12, 2015 – 15:50 | No Comment
Postbox 4 unveils major new features and improvements to simplify email management

Postbox, Inc has released Postbox 4, a major update to its Windows and Mac email client. Version 4 debuts a new Cloud File Sharing add-on, which adds support for Box and OneDrive in addition to …

Firefox 38 FINAL released, debuts new tab-based preferences
May 12, 2015 – 11:17 | No Comment
Firefox 38 FINAL released, debuts new tab-based preferences

Mozilla has unveiled the latest version of Firefox 38.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 38.0 due to follow imminently.
The desktop build contains one new feature of note: a switch to a tabbed-based preferences …

Dropbox for iOS 3.9 adds new Recents tab, supports comments
May 6, 2015 – 07:35 | No Comment
Dropbox for iOS 3.9 adds new Recents tab, supports comments

Dropbox has unveiled Dropbox for iOS 3.9.0, a significant update to its client for iPhone and iPad. The new build debuts three new features and improvements.
There’s a new Recents tab option added to the home …

Windows 10 Transformation Pack 3.0 and Windows 10 UX Pack 3.0 released
April 29, 2015 – 10:41 | No Comment
Windows 10 Transformation Pack 3.0 and Windows 10 UX Pack 3.0 released

WindowsX has released Windows 10 UX Pack 3.0 and Windows 10 Transformation Pack 3.0, new builds for its Windows skinning tools.
Each tool allows users to emulate the forthcoming Windows 10 user interface on PCs running …

Opera FINAL 29 adds tab sync across devices, customisable keyboard shortcuts
April 28, 2015 – 09:31 | No Comment
Opera FINAL 29 adds tab sync across devices, customisable keyboard shortcuts

Opera 29 FINAL has been released for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android, bringing major improvements for those who like to browse across a range of devices with the ability to sync tabs between mobile and …

Adobe Slate makes online document design quick, easy and effective
April 23, 2015 – 08:39 | No Comment
Adobe Slate makes online document design quick, easy and effective

Adobe has unveiled Adobe Slate 1.0.2, a free iPad-only app that makes it possible to quickly generate online-hosted documents from a mixture of text and photos. These documents are designed to look good in any …

TripAdvisor 10 for iOS and Android adds Travel Guides, iPad-only optimisations
April 16, 2015 – 08:58 | No Comment
TripAdvisor 10 for iOS and Android adds Travel Guides, iPad-only optimisations

TripAdvisor has unveiled TripAdvisor for iOS 10.0 alongside TripAdvisor for Android 10.0. The app’s main highlight is the introduction of Travel Guides for selected locations.
The new release also allows users to submit up to 10 photos …

Opera debuts all-new Opera Mini for Android 8.0 browser
April 14, 2015 – 07:57 | No Comment
Opera debuts all-new Opera Mini for Android 8.0 browser

Opera Software ASA has unveiled Opera Mini for Android 8.0 a major new – and long overdue – version of its mobile-friendly browser for Android devices.
Despite appearing to be a simple upgrade from the previous …