Corel VideoStudio X8 adds Freeze Frame effect, NewBlue pack
February 26, 2015 – 11:58 | No Comment
Corel VideoStudio X8 adds Freeze Frame effect, NewBlue pack

Corel Corporation has unveiled VideoStudio Pro X8 ($79.99) and VideoStudio Ultimate X8 ($99.99), the latest versions of its versatile consumer video editor.
Both editions add a new Freeze Frame effect (just select a frame and set …

CCleaner 5.03 improves support for Windows 10, enhances Chrome cleaning
February 24, 2015 – 14:13 | No Comment
CCleaner 5.03 improves support for Windows 10, enhances Chrome cleaning

Piriform Ltd has today released CCleaner 5.03 and CCleaner Portable 5.03, the latest revisions of its popular Windows maintenance tool.
The build brings new support for cleaning Google Chrome IndexedDB, a technology which websites can use …

Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool updated to remove Superfish
February 24, 2015 – 11:09 | No Comment
Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool updated to remove Superfish

Bitdefender has announced that its stand-alone Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool has been updated to remove the Superfish root certificate, while also “while also disinfecting drivers or executables that have been affected by the malware”.
It’s not …

Firefox 36 FINAL released, allows pinned tabs to be synced, implements full HTTP/2 protocol support
February 24, 2015 – 10:15 | No Comment
Firefox 36 FINAL released, allows pinned tabs to be synced, implements full HTTP/2 protocol support

Mozilla has released Firefox 36.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 36.0 due to follow in the coming days.
Version 36 implements one visible new feature: when users pin tiles on the New Tab page, …

Reply to WhatsApp, Hangouts messages directly from Pushbullet notifications
February 19, 2015 – 05:43 | No Comment
Reply to WhatsApp, Hangouts messages directly from Pushbullet notifications

Pushbullet’s latest Android app update means it’s now possible to reply to messages from WhatsApp, Hangouts, Facebook Messenger, Telegram and Line, directly from your desktop notifications.
There’s no complex tweakery required to make this happen. As …

Dropbox for iOS 3.7 simplifies file uploading from other apps – but only for iOS 8 users
February 18, 2015 – 06:16 | No Comment
Dropbox for iOS 3.7 simplifies file uploading from other apps – but only for iOS 8 users

Dropbox has unveiled Dropbox for iOS 3.7.0, a major new version of its client for iPhone and iPad. The new release adds a single feature to its roster, one that requires iOS 8 to work.
The …

Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support, simplifies installation
February 13, 2015 – 06:13 | No Comment
Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support, simplifies installation

Shh, don’t Apple, but Mac users can now test the next version of Windows quickly and easily with the release of Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 for Mac.
That’s because the latest update promises “experimental” support for the …

Dropbox 3.2.4 FINAL supports opening files from web, updated File Explorer shell extension
February 10, 2015 – 10:16 | No Comment
Dropbox 3.2.4 FINAL supports opening files from web, updated File Explorer shell extension

Dropbox has unveiled Dropbox 3.2.4 FINAL, the first stable build in its 3.2 series for Windows, Mac and Linux. The cloud backup and sync tool gains a number of new features and improvements with this …

TaskUnifier Pro now free! But…
February 9, 2015 – 06:07 | No Comment
TaskUnifier Pro now free! But…

Benjamin Leclerc has announced that TaskUnifier Pro, his comprehensive task manager for Windows, Mac and Linux, is now available for free.
Unfortunately this isn’t quite as good as it sounds, because the reason is the program …

Ashampoo reveals Ashampoo ZIP Pro
February 6, 2015 – 11:53 | No Comment
Ashampoo reveals Ashampoo ZIP Pro

With so many great free archiving tools around for the PC, commercial packages need some seriously powerful features to stand any chance of success. Berlin-based developer Ashampoo has taken the plunge anyway by releasing their …

Comodo Internet Security 8.1 tightens sandbox controls, enables PUP protection by default
February 5, 2015 – 10:41 | No Comment
Comodo Internet Security 8.1 tightens sandbox controls, enables PUP protection by default

Comodo has updated its range of free and paid-for security tools with the releases of Comodo Internet Security Premium 8.1.0, Comodo Internet Security Pro 8.1.0 and Comodo Antivirus 8.1.0.
Version 8.1 sees a change in bundled …