Windows 10 Technical Preview now available
October 1, 2014 – 18:36 | No Comment
Windows 10 Technical Preview now available

Microsoft has released the Windows 10 Technical Preview (64-bit build), an early look at the next generation of Windows with some major new features.
The Start Menu is back with a Windows 8 twist, live tiles …

WebSite X5 Evolution 11.0 debuts major new features, interface tweaks and feature improvements
October 1, 2014 – 11:14 | No Comment
WebSite X5 Evolution 11.0 debuts major new features, interface tweaks and feature improvements

Incomedia has released major new versions of its wizard-driven web-building tool with the launch of WebSite X5 Free 11.0 and WebSite X5 Evolution 11.0.
Version 11.0 comes with a redesigned user interface and restructured five-step design …

NirSoft’s OpenSaveFilesView displays recently opened/ saved files
October 1, 2014 – 09:23 | No Comment
NirSoft’s OpenSaveFilesView displays recently opened/ saved files

NirSoft has released OpenSaveFilesView, a tiny portable tool which displays files opened and saved by the standard Windows Open and Save dialogs.
This has various potential applications, from reminding yourself where you saved that document last …

O&O SafeErase 8 brings smart Explorer integration
October 1, 2014 – 07:38 | No Comment
O&O SafeErase 8 brings smart Explorer integration

Berlin developer O&O Software has unveiled O&O SafeErase Professional 8 ($29.95), a new edition of its commercial secure deletion tool.
Version 8 delivers enhanced Explorer integration. If you spot files or folders you need to delete …

Need user-friendly bootable recovery media? AOMEI PE Builder Free 1.0 has your back
September 30, 2014 – 07:45 | No Comment
Need user-friendly bootable recovery media? AOMEI PE Builder Free 1.0 has your back

Everyone – and we mean everyone – needs some kind of recovery disc. It could be the only thing between you and losing critical data, or a lengthy (and possibly unnecessary) Windows reinstall, for example.
Most …

Audacity 2.0.6 released, refines user interface, improves selected effects
September 30, 2014 – 07:07 | No Comment
Audacity 2.0.6 released, refines user interface, improves selected effects

Popular open-source, cross-platform sound recording, editing and mixing tool Audacity 2.0.6 has been released. The new build contains a number of minor improvements and various bug fixes.
Most of these changes affect the user interface. Both …

CCEnhancer 4.1 released, extends CCleaner support to hundreds of programs
September 29, 2014 – 07:31 | No Comment
CCEnhancer 4.1 released, extends CCleaner support to hundreds of programs

Ever felt frustrated by CCleaner’s relative limited support for third-party apps? Did you know you can – with a lot of care – add your own programs to its cleaning database? Does that sound a …

Lightworks 12 brings new content manager, colour correction
September 27, 2014 – 13:03 | No Comment
Lightworks 12 brings new content manager, colour correction

EditShare has announced the release of Lightworks 12, its powerful non-linear video editor for Windows, Linux, and – at last – Mac.
The hugely extended Content Manager is a highlight. Everything is immediately accessible, there’s easier …

Acronis True Image 2015 brings new interface, faster online backups
September 26, 2014 – 16:11 | No Comment
Acronis True Image 2015 brings new interface, faster online backups

Acronis International has unveiled Acronis True Image 2015, a significant update for its popular PC (and Mac) backup tool.
An entirely new interface makes it easier than ever to run basic backups. Choose your source – …

IObit Uninstaller 4 fully removes Windows 8 apps
September 26, 2014 – 11:16 | No Comment
IObit Uninstaller 4 fully removes Windows 8 apps

IObit has announced the release of IObit Uninstaller 4, an interesting extension of its freeware program uninstaller.
The program now has the ability to completely remove Windows 8 apps. A “batch uninstall” option ditches as many …

CCleaner 4.18 brings Active System Monitoring to the Free edition
September 25, 2014 – 17:11 | No Comment
CCleaner 4.18 brings Active System Monitoring to the Free edition

Piriform Ltd has released CCleaner 4.18 and CCleaner Portable 4.18, the latest versions of its popular Windows cleanup tool.
This time the big addition is a limited version of Active System Monitoring, a smart feature previously …