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O&O DiskImage Professional 10 promises faster file-based backup, adds support for Windows 10
June 30, 2015 – 05:43 | No Comment
O&O DiskImage Professional 10 promises faster file-based backup, adds support for Windows 10

O&O Software GMBH has unveiled a major new update of its Windows drive-imaging and backup tool with the release of O&O DiskImage Professional 10 64-bit. Also available for 32-bit versions of Windows, the new release …

CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps
June 25, 2015 – 08:24 | No Comment
CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps

Piriform has unveiled the latest monthly update to its Windows cleaning tool with the release of CCleaner 5.07 FINAL. The new release is also available as a portable build.
The headline new feature is the ability …

WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 adds support for iCloud and ZipShare sharing
June 19, 2015 – 07:16 | No Comment
WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 adds support for iCloud and ZipShare sharing

Corel’s WinZip subsidiary has unveiled a major new release for the Mac edition of its renowned zip archiving tool. WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 focuses on improving its sharing tools, but also implements support for Retina …

How to protect your LastPass account from hackers
June 16, 2015 – 06:19 | No Comment
How to protect your LastPass account from hackers

So, the unthinkable has happened for millions of LastPass [http://www.downloadcrew.com/article/2214-lastpass] customers worldwide: LastPass’s servers have been hacked, and user data stolen. The good news – if it could be said to be good – is …

Review: Nitro Pro 10
June 12, 2015 – 12:07 | No Comment
Review: Nitro Pro 10

Nitro Pro has been the budget alternative to Adobe’s expensive Acrobat PDF conversion and editing tool for a number of years now.
It’s been 18 months since Nitro Pro 9.0 was released, which added a smattering …

Nitro Pro 10 released, adds batch automation tool, PDF Portfolio creation
June 9, 2015 – 11:58 | No Comment
Nitro Pro 10 released, adds batch automation tool, PDF Portfolio creation

More than 18 months since its last major release, Nitro has launched a major new version of its award-winning ‘Acrobat alternative’ tool for creating, editing and converting PDFs, Nitro Pro 10.0.
Version 10 introduces a new …

Opera FINAL 30 adds sidebar extensions, improves tab views
June 9, 2015 – 05:14 | No Comment
Opera FINAL 30 adds sidebar extensions, improves tab views

Norwegian browser developer Opera Software has released a landmark version of its niche web browser for desktop and mobile. Opera 30 FINAL debuts with three notable new features.
Version 30 makes it easier to view and …

Firefox 38.0.5 FINAL adds Reader View, adds screen sharing capabilities to Hello chat tool
June 3, 2015 – 09:25 | No Comment
Firefox 38.0.5 FINAL adds Reader View, adds screen sharing capabilities to Hello chat tool

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 38.0.5 FINAL for desktop and Firefox 38.0.5 for Android, the second time the browser has released a major interim update since switching to a rapid-release cycle back in 2013.
The new desktop …

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 …