CCleaner 4.13 adds support for Windows 8.1 Update 1, improves browser cleaning
April 24, 2014 – 13:15 | No Comment
CCleaner 4.13 adds support for Windows 8.1 Update 1, improves browser cleaning

Piriform Ltd has released CCleaner 4.13 and CCleaner Portable 4.13, the latest versions of its popular Windows cleaning tool. Version 4.13 adds support for Windows 8.1 Update 1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1.
It …

Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4 sports redesigned user interface, supports network share scans
April 24, 2014 – 10:53 | No Comment
Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4 sports redesigned user interface, supports network share scans

Avira has released Avira Free Mac Security 2.0.4, an update to its free anti-virus tool for Macs. Version 2.0.4 boasts a user interface redesign as well as performance improvements and tweaks to the Scheduled Update …

SmartFTP 6.0 debuts new ribbon-based interface, drops Windows XP and Vista support
April 24, 2014 – 05:58 | No Comment
SmartFTP 6.0 debuts new ribbon-based interface, drops Windows XP and Vista support

SmartSoft Ltd has unveiled SmartFTP 6.0 (32-bit) and SmartFTP 6.0 (64-bit), a major new update of its powerful FTP client for Windows machines. Version 6 debuts a new ribbon-based interface, plus vastly improved text editor …

Bitdefender Total Security 2015 beta released
April 23, 2014 – 17:23 | No Comment
Bitdefender Total Security 2015 beta released

Bitdefender has released its first public beta for Bitdefender Total Security 2015.
The interface has been revamped, automatically adapting to different resolutions and (Bitdefender says) working “fluidly on any touch screen device”.

1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export
April 23, 2014 – 08:44 | No Comment
1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export

AgileBits Inc has released 1Password for iOS 4.5, a major rewrite of its password management tool for iPhone and iPad. The release is accompanied by a less radical, but still relatively major, upgrade to the …

Lightscreen 2.0 screen capture tool adds screenshot previews, improved area capture mode
April 22, 2014 – 13:22 | No Comment
Lightscreen 2.0 screen capture tool adds screenshot previews, improved area capture mode

Christian Kaiser has released Lightscreen 2.0, a major new version of his open-source screen capture tool for Windows and – as of version 2.0 – Linux.
Also available in portable form, Lightscreen 2.0 debuts a number …

Trend Micro releases free Heartbleed scanners for Android, Chrome
April 18, 2014 – 06:27 | No Comment
Trend Micro releases free Heartbleed scanners for Android, Chrome

Trend Micro has announced the availability of two free scanners for the Heartbleed bug.
The first, a Chrome add-on, allows users to enter and check any specific URL.

MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL adds Wake On LAN support, boosts stability
April 18, 2014 – 05:30 | No Comment
MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL adds Wake On LAN support, boosts stability

Team MediaPortal has released a major update of its open-source media center for Windows. MediaPortal 1.7.0 FINAL comes with a number of beneath-the-hood changes that will affect the program going forward, including future plans for …

Pinnacle Studio 5 launched on iPhone, updated for iPad
April 17, 2014 – 12:08 | No Comment
Pinnacle Studio 5 launched on iPhone, updated for iPad

Corel subsidiary Pinnacle System has launched Pinnacle Studio for iPhone 5.0 alongside an updated Pinnacle Studio for iPad 5.0, which has been rebuilt with an iOS 7-themed interface and 64-bit support.
Pinnacle Studio for iPhone contains …

Sketch 3 for Mac adds reusable Symbols and Presentation Mode, improves Export tool
April 17, 2014 – 06:08 | No Comment
Sketch 3 for Mac adds reusable Symbols and Presentation Mode, improves Export tool

Bohemian Coding has released Sketch 3.0, a major new version of its Mac vector-based design tool. Version 3.0 adds a brand new feature called Symbols, which lets users combine multi-layered objects into a reusable group.
Other …

FileOptimizer 6.50 adds HTML optimisation support
April 17, 2014 – 05:56 | No Comment
FileOptimizer 6.50 adds HTML optimisation support

Lossless compression tool FileOptimizer has been updated to version 6.50.302 with new HTML optimisation support.
If you’re wondering how any HTML optimisation can be guaranteed to be “lossless”, then you might have a point. Currently “tidy” …