Windows 10 Build 10162 edges towards the finish line
July 3, 2015 – 12:00 | No Comment
Windows 10 Build 10162 edges towards the finish line

Microsoft has announced the release of Windows 10 Build 10162 to the Fast ring.
Gabe Aul’s blog post on the release said the company was “focused at this point on bug fixing and final polish”, …

Firefox 39 FINAL released, introduces social network sharing of Firefox Hello conversations
July 3, 2015 – 05:43 | No Comment
Firefox 39 FINAL released, introduces social network sharing of Firefox Hello conversations

Mozilla has unveiled the latest version of Firefox 39.0 FINAL for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 39.0.
The new desktop build adds a social invite tool for its Firefox Hello chat feature while implementing a …

iTunes 12.2 brings Apple Music to the desktop
July 1, 2015 – 07:00 | No Comment
iTunes 12.2 brings Apple Music to the desktop

Apple has released iTunes 12.2, bringing Apple Music and the new Beats 1 radio station to OS X and Windows.
Additions include the new Connect, a sort-of social networking service where artists share “thoughts, photos, music …

DNS Jumper 2.0 brings turbo DNS testing
June 30, 2015 – 12:04 | No Comment
DNS Jumper 2.0 brings turbo DNS testing

Sordum has released DNS Jumper 2.0, an update of its freeware DNS changer for Windows.
New startup options mean you can have the program load along with Windows, test for the fastest DNS server and apply …

O&O DiskImage Professional 10 promises faster file-based backup, adds support for Windows 10
June 30, 2015 – 05:43 | No Comment
O&O DiskImage Professional 10 promises faster file-based backup, adds support for Windows 10

O&O Software GMBH has unveiled a major new update of its Windows drive-imaging and backup tool with the release of O&O DiskImage Professional 10 64-bit. Also available for 32-bit versions of Windows, the new release …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 released
June 29, 2015 – 13:10 | No Comment
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 released

Xara Group has announced the release of Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11, its one-stop photo editor, graphic design and publishing tool for Windows Vista+.
Art Brushes are a highlight, a new technology which smoothly stretches …

Manage 2-20 virtual Windows desktops with Virtuoz
June 29, 2015 – 07:09 | No Comment
Manage 2-20 virtual Windows desktops with Virtuoz

UnChecky developer RaMMicHaeL has announced the release of Virtuoz, a simple and lightweight virtual desktop utility for Windows.
“It was inspired by Sysinternals Desktops”, the author explained, “but uses a different approach, which doesn’t impose the …

CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps
June 25, 2015 – 08:24 | No Comment
CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps

Piriform has unveiled the latest monthly update to its Windows cleaning tool with the release of CCleaner 5.07 FINAL. The new release is also available as a portable build.
The headline new feature is the ability …

PDF24 Creator v7 adds Explorer integration
June 24, 2015 – 11:22 | No Comment
PDF24 Creator v7 adds Explorer integration

Free virtual PDF printer PDF24 Creator has been updated to version 7.0 with a range of new and enhanced features.
Top of the list – and not before time – is Explorer integration. Right-clicking one or …

WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 adds support for iCloud and ZipShare sharing
June 19, 2015 – 07:16 | No Comment
WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 adds support for iCloud and ZipShare sharing

Corel’s WinZip subsidiary has unveiled a major new release for the Mac edition of its renowned zip archiving tool. WinZip Mac Edition 4.0 focuses on improving its sharing tools, but also implements support for Retina …

Macrium Reflect Free 6 adds differential backups
June 18, 2015 – 13:08 | No Comment
Macrium Reflect Free 6 adds differential backups

Paramount Software has released Macrium Reflect Free 6, the personal-use-only edition of its popular imaging backup tool.
The big addition is support for differential images, which save time by only recording the data that has changed …