Auslogics reveals BoostSpeed 7
August 1, 2014 – 07:02 | No Comment
Auslogics reveals BoostSpeed 7

Auslogics has unveiled BoostSpeed 7, a major update for its PC cleanup, maintenance and optimisation suite.
The Live Speedup module gains a Disk Priority Manager to optimise applications in real-time. Your hard drive is now monitored …

Firefox 31 FINAL tightens download security, adds Search box to New Tab page
July 22, 2014 – 05:43 | No Comment
Firefox 31 FINAL tightens download security, adds Search box to New Tab page

Mozilla has released Firefox 31.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 31.0 due to follow in the next couple of days.
After the relatively disappointing Firefox 30, version 31 adds some notable new features, including …

CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video
July 17, 2014 – 12:11 | No Comment
CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video

CyberLink has announced the release of CyberLink Media Suite 12, its vast and comprehensive collection of playback, editing and convent creation tools.
Highlights include new support for creating and playing back UltraHD 4K Video. The suite …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10 adds 100+ effects, 100GB online storage space
July 16, 2014 – 11:35 | No Comment
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10 adds 100+ effects, 100GB online storage space

Xara Group has announced the release of Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10, the latest incarnation of its all-in-one editing, illustration and design tool.
Top of the new features list is the inclusion of Magic Bullet …

Bitdefender 2015 release focuses on ease of use
July 9, 2014 – 18:18 | No Comment
Bitdefender 2015 release focuses on ease of use

Bitdefender has announced the release of its 2015 range, including Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2015, Bitdefender Internet Security 2015, and the do-everything Bitdefender Total Security 2015.
The new builds add little to Bitdefender’s core security abilities, instead …

Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift
July 9, 2014 – 16:25 | No Comment
Norton Security 2015 Betas unveiled, sport name change, improved protection and facelift

Symantec has unveiled the first public betas of its forthcoming Norton security products. Norton Security 2015 Beta and Norton Security with Backup 2015 Beta reveal the company’s attempt to harmonise its two main security products.
Both …

Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 extends ransomware, webcam, wi-fi protection
July 9, 2014 – 10:40 | No Comment
Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 extends ransomware, webcam, wi-fi protection

Kaspersky Labs has announced its updated product range for home users, including Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2015 ($59.95) and Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 (also $59.95, 3 PCs, 1 year: offer expires 25th August 2014).
Both products now include …

Ditch the Firefox Australis look with Classic Theme Restorer
April 30, 2014 – 08:18 | Comments Off
Ditch the Firefox Australis look with Classic Theme Restorer

Hi, my name’s Nick and I like the new Firefox Australis user interface. There, I’ve said it. However, it seems an awful lot of you hate the new look unveiled in Firefox 29, which is …

Xara Web Designer 10 now available
April 25, 2014 – 19:01 | Comments Off
Xara Web Designer 10 now available

Xara has announced the release of Xara Web Designer 10 ($49.99) and Xara Web Designer 10 Premium ($99.99), its WYSIWG web design tools.
Premium-only additions start with Responsive Web Design support. You can now create variations …

Windows 8 App Remover promises to get rid of unwanted Microsoft pre-installed apps – kind of
April 25, 2014 – 09:54 | Comments Off
Windows 8 App Remover promises to get rid of unwanted Microsoft pre-installed apps – kind of

It’s bad enough removing all those programs your PC manufacturer “thoughtfully” chose to include on your Windows 8 PC, but now it feels like Microsoft is at the same game. If you’re hankering to trim …

Analyse your network from your Android or iOS device with Fing
April 23, 2014 – 12:25 | Comments Off
Analyse your network from your Android or iOS device with Fing

Once upon a time, you knew exactly what was connected to your home network: your desktop, a laptop maybe and perhaps even your mobile phone. These days, keeping track of networked devices – from printers …