Malwarebytes 3.0 aims to replace your antivirus
December 8, 2016 – 14:31 | No Comment
Malwarebytes 3.0 aims to replace your antivirus

Malwarebytes has released Malwarebytes 3.0, a new package which combines its anti-malware, anti-exploit, anti-ransomware and web protection technologies.
You won’t see most of these in the free version, unfortunately. That’s still strictly on-demand anti-malware only, although …

Iperius Backup 4.7.0 adds incremental cloud backup
December 6, 2016 – 09:45 | No Comment
Iperius Backup 4.7.0 adds incremental cloud backup

Iperius Backup 4.7.0 has shipped with support for incremental and differential backups to Google Drive, Dropbox, Amazon S3, OneDrive and Azure.
That’s the commercial builds, anyway– as with previous editions, Iperius Backup Free 4.7.0 doesn’t support …

TED Notepad gets first update in 5 years
December 5, 2016 – 09:24 | No Comment
TED Notepad gets first update in 5 years

Classic freeware Notepad replacement TED Notepad has just been updated to version 6.1.1, its first release since 2011.
The new build brings you drag and drop editing with either mouse button. Select text, drag and drop …

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 – …

TeamViewer 12 brings up to 20x file transfer speeds
November 29, 2016 – 08:11 | No Comment
TeamViewer 12 brings up to 20x file transfer speeds

TeamViewer has just released TeamViewer 12, the latest edition of its popular remote control package.
Major performance improvements include up to 20x faster file transfers, and frame rates of up to 60 fps.

VLC Media Player previews 360-degree video support
November 25, 2016 – 09:25 | No Comment
VLC Media Player previews 360-degree video support

VideoLAN has released a technical preview of VLC Media Player 3.0 with 360-degree video support.
The new build handles videos following the Spatial Video format, and photos and panoramas following the Spherical spec (the official test …

VirusTotal adds WhiteArmor to its lineup
November 24, 2016 – 12:09 | No Comment
VirusTotal adds WhiteArmor to its lineup

VirusTotal has announced the addition of WhiteArmor’s engine to its antivirus lineup.
The Chinese developer explains:

Process Lasso spin-off CPUBalance gets a beta release
November 23, 2016 – 10:28 | No Comment
Process Lasso spin-off CPUBalance gets a beta release

Bitsum Technologies has released a beta of CPUBalance, its intelligent tool for optimising PC responsiveness.
The program uses the same ProBalance technology as Process Lasso to monitor running processes, detect CPU hogs, and instantly adjust priorities …

Touché 1.0 extends Touch Bar functionality to any modern Mac – for free
November 23, 2016 – 07:32 | No Comment
Touché 1.0 extends Touch Bar functionality to any modern Mac – for free

Apple’s Touch Bar is a major new selling point for its latest generation of MacBooks, but that doesn’t mean you have to purchase one to find out what it’s all about. Touché 1.0 is a …

NirSoft releases GUIPropView 1.0
November 22, 2016 – 08:21 | No Comment
NirSoft releases GUIPropView 1.0

NirSoft has released GUIPropView, a developer-oriented tool which displays extensive details on your system’s open windows.
The program lists all top-level windows, along with their handle, title, state (normal/ maximised/ minimised), visibility, position, size, class name, …

Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection
November 22, 2016 – 05:02 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.5 embraces IoT with support for Philips Hue lights, adds multiple tab selection

Vivaldi Technologies – led by Opera co-founder Jon S von Tetzchner – has released Vivaldi 1.5, the latest version of its customisable web browser for Windows, Mac and Linux.
The big talking point in version 1.5 …