Acronis True Image Next Generation brings anti-ransomware, blockchain-based features
January 18, 2017 – 12:52 | No Comment
Acronis True Image Next Generation brings anti-ransomware, blockchain-based features

Acronis has unveiled Acronis True Image Next Generation, a new premium subscription option for Acronis True Image 2017.
The product debuts Acronis Active Protection on the Windows edition. It’s a real-time behavioural monitoring system which looks …

Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool
January 18, 2017 – 04:37 | No Comment
Evernote for iOS 8.0 ushers in new streamlined era for note-taking tool

If this were a TV show or movie franchise it would be a reboot. After a period of behind-the-scenes consolidation and soul-searching, Evernote Corporation has signalled a new approach to its note-taking tool with the …

Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser
January 12, 2017 – 08:56 | No Comment
Opera Neon provides a conceptual look at a potential future Opera web browser

Opera Software has released Opera Neon, the company’s first ever “concept browser”. It’s been designed from the ground up to focus on web content and provide a different way of browsing and consuming the web.
Despite …

Foxit Reader 8.2 adds commenting and discussion features, Fast Web View support
January 10, 2017 – 12:04 | No Comment
Foxit Reader 8.2 adds commenting and discussion features, Fast Web View support

Foxit Software has released Foxit Reader 8.2, the latest point update of its free Windows PDF viewer and creation tool, alongside Foxit Reader for Mac/Linux 2.3. Both new versions introduces features for sharing comments and …

Opera 44 Developer starts public testing, offers Touch Bar support alongside security improvements
January 5, 2017 – 06:39 | No Comment
Opera 44 Developer starts public testing, offers Touch Bar support alongside security improvements

Opera Software’s first release of 2017 sees Opera 44.0 Developer made available for Windows, Mac and Linux users. The Developer edition is the Alpha branch of the browser’s development cycle.
Version 44 launches with four new …

CloudShot 5.7 uploads screenshots to Google Drive, OneDrive, more
January 3, 2017 – 17:57 | No Comment
CloudShot 5.7 uploads screenshots to Google Drive, OneDrive, more

Cloud storage-friendly screenshot tool CloudShot has just hit version 5.7.
An improved OAuth implementation means you can now directly upload your screenshots to Google Drive and OneDrive, as well as Dropbox, Imgur or your own FTP …

Classic freeware HostsMan gets its yearly update
January 3, 2017 – 11:56 | No Comment
Classic freeware HostsMan gets its yearly update

Classic freeware HOSTS manager HostsMan has seen its first update since November 2015.
The new release now supports eight HOSTS file update sources, including hpHosts, MVPS Hosts, Cameleon and – new this time – “Dan Pollock’s …

System Ninja 3.1.6 adds Duplicate File Finder
January 2, 2017 – 12:29 | No Comment
System Ninja 3.1.6 adds Duplicate File Finder

SingularLabs has updated its PC maintenance tool System Ninja to version 3.1.6.
New features include a Duplicate File Finder which can locate matches to a particular file or MD5 hash, as well as finding all duplicates …

NetWorx 6.0 no longer freeware
January 1, 2017 – 16:19 | No Comment
NetWorx 6.0 no longer freeware

SoftPerfect has updated its network monitor NetWorx to version 6.0.
The big change, in line with other recent SoftPerfect updates, is that NetWorx is now only available as commercial software.

WhySoSlow 1.0 checks your PC for performance issues
December 30, 2016 – 09:56 | No Comment
WhySoSlow 1.0 checks your PC for performance issues

System utility developer Resplendence Software has released WhySoSlow 1.0, a “performance and responsiveness analyzer” for Windows 7 and later.
The program’s analysis function monitors various performance indicators, including CPU clock speed, temperature and load; memory load; …

Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2
December 28, 2016 – 07:38 | No Comment
Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2

The future is Ultra HD, or 4K as it’s known to its friends. Ultra HD TVs and displays are slowly coming into the mainstream, and of course they’re being joined by 4K-capable cameras. But how …