Microsoft To-Do is a Wunderlist-like task manager
April 20, 2017 – 07:45 | No Comment
Microsoft To-Do is a Wunderlist-like task manager

Microsoft has unveiled a first public preview of Microsoft To-Do, a simple task manager with apps for Windows 10, iOS and Android.
The program has been developed by the team behind Wunderlist, which Microsoft acquired back …

Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode
April 19, 2017 – 06:46 | No Comment
Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode

Mozilla has released Firefox 53.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 53.0 due imminently.
Firefox 53 unveils a number of design tweaks, starting with two new – and built-in – compact themes, which …

Unigine ships graphics benchmark with 8K, VR support
April 17, 2017 – 08:27 | No Comment
Unigine ships graphics benchmark with 8K, VR support

Russian software developer Unigine Corp has shipped a new graphics benchmark based on the Unigine 2 engine.
Unigine Superposition Benchmark can use DirectX or OpenGL to stress-test your GPU, and offers support for resolutions from 720p …

My Family Tree 7.0 extends GEDCOM, PAF support
April 16, 2017 – 06:17 | No Comment
My Family Tree 7.0 extends GEDCOM, PAF support

Chronoplex Software has released My Family Tree 7.0 (32-bit here), the latest edition of its excellent freeware genealogy package.
This release adds support for importing the old FamilySearch Personal Ancestral File (PAF) records, as well as …

O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes
April 12, 2017 – 05:54 | No Comment
O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes

It can sometimes feel like Microsoft is playing a game with us over privacy. It promises to respect people’s rights in one sentence, then unleashes a new version of Windows 10 that finds new ways …

Registry Finder adds concurrent search support
April 10, 2017 – 10:18 | No Comment
Registry Finder adds concurrent search support

Sergey Filippov’s excellent Registry editor and search tool Registry Finder has hit version 2.18 with some major additions.
The big news is that searches now run independently of everything else. There’s no need to sit and …

Get the Windows 10 Creators Update right now
April 6, 2017 – 08:52 | No Comment
Get the Windows 10 Creators Update right now

Windows 10 Creators Update, a major and feature-packed update for the OS, starts its official rollout on April 11th.
New features include a Paint 3D app and new “mixed reality” VR support; Game Mode to boost …

WYSIWYG Web Builder 12 makes building websites easier than ever with new Blocks feature
April 4, 2017 – 10:10 | No Comment
WYSIWYG Web Builder 12 makes building websites easier than ever with new Blocks feature

Pablo Software Solutions has released WYSIWYG Web Builder 12, a major new version of its DTP-style web building tool for Windows users.
Version 12 introduces over 125 new and improved features, with one brand new addition …

IObit Malware Fighter 5 adds anti-ransomware engine, webcam protection
March 29, 2017 – 08:37 | No Comment
IObit Malware Fighter 5 adds anti-ransomware engine, webcam protection

After three months in beta IObit has shipped IObit Malware Fighter 5, the latest edition of its antivirus and security tool.
Malware Fighter Pro users get an anti-ransomware engine which acts as a firewall for your …

Vivaldi 1.8 unveils revolutionary new History feature
March 29, 2017 – 04:25 | No Comment
Vivaldi 1.8 unveils revolutionary new History feature

Challenger web browser Vivaldi 1.8 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux. The browser, which has made great strides in its relatively short lifespan, unveils another game-changing feature with this new release.
The headline new …

TreeSize Free 4.0 unveils new hierarchical tree map view, modernises user interface
March 28, 2017 – 05:42 | No Comment
TreeSize Free 4.0 unveils new hierarchical tree map view, modernises user interface

Jam Software has released TreeSize Free 4.0 and TreeSize Free Portable 4.0 for Windows PCs. TreeSize helps users visualise drive space usage and identify large files.
Version 4.0 adds a new view that was previously restricted …