Avast! purchase CCleaner developer, Piriform
July 26, 2017 – 12:04 | No Comment
Avast! purchase CCleaner developer, Piriform

It’s been a busy time for the guys at Avast! Last year they integrated AVG into their business and in 2017 they’ve gone out and purchased Piriform, a company better known for their freeware CCleaner, …

ConeXware releases PowerArchiver 2017
July 26, 2017 – 11:14 | No Comment
ConeXware releases PowerArchiver 2017

Despite the rise of fast broadband and various social sharing cloud services, it’s always wise to archive your files for distribution. Indeed, in many cases you never know who is going to download your shared …

Kaspersky releases free lightweight antivirus
July 26, 2017 – 07:26 | No Comment
Kaspersky releases free lightweight antivirus

Kaspersky isn’t happy with Microsoft. After launching three antitrust claims against the company, citing that it disables third-party security software within Windows 10, confusing users and defaulting them to Windows Defender, Kaspersky has announced and launched …

Firefox for iOS 8.0 adds Night Mode, QR Code Reader and improved user experience
July 24, 2017 – 11:05 | No Comment
Firefox for iOS 8.0 adds Night Mode, QR Code Reader and improved user experience

These days, it’s Google and Chrome that dominates the web browser market, with even Microsoft slipping behind and everyone else playing the role of also-rans. Mozilla has suffered more than most – since dipping below …

Panic releases Transmit 5 for the Mac
July 19, 2017 – 12:20 | No Comment
Panic releases Transmit 5 for the Mac

Mention ‘ftp’ and most people think back to a term you’d hear in the late 90s, not releasing the technology is still used behind the scenes to upload/download files to any remote server. Need to …

Malwarebytes AdwCleaner 7.0 heralds complete rewrite of adware removal tool
July 18, 2017 – 08:59 | No Comment
Malwarebytes AdwCleaner 7.0 heralds complete rewrite of adware removal tool

Malwarebytes has released AdwCleaner 7.0, a major new version of its portable Windows tool for removing adware, unwanted toolbars, PUPs and browser hijackers. It’s the first major update since Malwarebytes acquired AdwCleaner back in October …

Latest WhatsApp Messenger enables you to send and receive any file format
July 17, 2017 – 12:21 | No Comment
Latest WhatsApp Messenger enables you to send and receive any file format

Like many business owners, we tend to keep in touch with our contacts via Skype. It’s an easy and convenient way to get answers, quickly, to key questions. Problem is, people are migrating away from …

Backup and Sync from Google launched for Windows and Mac
July 13, 2017 – 11:26 | No Comment
Backup and Sync from Google launched for Windows and Mac

Google has released Backup and Sync from Google 3.35 for Windows and Mac. The tool replaces its Drive and Photos desktop apps (both discontinued), and provides a one-stop desktop tool for backing up and syncing …

Give your text a spell and grammar check with Grammarly 1.5 for Windows and Mac
July 11, 2017 – 10:44 | No Comment
Give your text a spell and grammar check with Grammarly 1.5 for Windows and Mac

Correct spelling and grammar is something of a dying art these days. Rather than embark on a rant, however, let us gently direct you towards a superb online tool for helping to bring your language …

Store and synchronize your passwords with the free KeePassXC
July 10, 2017 – 13:08 | No Comment
Store and synchronize your passwords with the free KeePassXC

Accessing your data is becoming tougher with two-way authentication, multiple password entry options and having to answer ‘secret’ questions where you can’t always remember the answer.
The most obvious answer is to write down your information, …

Speccy 1.31 improves Creator’s Update compatibility, provides system information for Windows PCs
July 4, 2017 – 10:49 | No Comment
Speccy 1.31 improves Creator’s Update compatibility, provides system information for Windows PCs

Piriform has released Speccy 1.31 and Speccy Portable 1.31, an updated version of its system information tool for Windows PCs.
Version 1.31 comes with the promised of improved compatibility with the recent Creator’s Update release of …