Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 adds boot-time defrag, System Advisor
June 16, 2015 – 06:29 | No Comment
Auslogics BoostSpeed 8 adds boot-time defrag, System Advisor

Auslogics has released Auslogics BoostSpeed 8, the latest edition of its freemium Windows maintenance suite.
The new build brings back System Advisor, which scans your system and suggests tweaks (programs to uninstall, Windows services you can …

Clean up your PC with Empty Folder Finder
June 16, 2015 – 05:40 | No Comment
Clean up your PC with Empty Folder Finder

Empty Folder Finder is a tiny portable freebie which lists empty folders on your PC, then optionally allows you to delete anything you don’t need.
There are plenty of similar tools around, but what’s interesting about …

CCleaner 5.03 improves support for Windows 10, enhances Chrome cleaning
February 24, 2015 – 14:13 | Comments Off
CCleaner 5.03 improves support for Windows 10, enhances Chrome cleaning

Piriform Ltd has today released CCleaner 5.03 and CCleaner Portable 5.03, the latest revisions of its popular Windows maintenance tool.
The build brings new support for cleaning Google Chrome IndexedDB, a technology which websites can use …

Clean up Android devices with the (ad) free Droid Optimizer
February 20, 2015 – 06:51 | Comments Off
Clean up Android devices with the (ad) free Droid Optimizer

German developer Ashampoo has been producing PC cleanup tools since 1999, but now they’re looking a little further. Droid Optimizer is a one-stop app for cleaning, managing and maintaining just about any Android device (2.3+).
There’s …

Find your PC’s most space-hogging folders with Folder Size
February 19, 2015 – 08:43 | Comments Off
Find your PC’s most space-hogging folders with Folder Size

If your hard drive space is a little lower than expected then your first instinct might be to uninstall a few applications, maybe use CCleaner to remove any leftover junk.
If you really want to understand …

Clean up your inbox with Automatic Outlook Duplicate Remover
December 19, 2014 – 13:54 | Comments Off
Clean up your inbox with Automatic Outlook Duplicate Remover

Outlook provides various ways to manage the size of your mailbox (see Mailbox Cleanup in Outlook 2013), but nothing to help you deal with the duplicates that could be cluttering your system.
Automatic Outlook Duplicate Remover …

Advanced SystemCare 8 ramps up its security tools
November 11, 2014 – 12:09 | Comments Off
Advanced SystemCare 8 ramps up its security tools

IObit has announced the release of IObit Advanced SystemCare 8, a major update for its comprehensive PC maintenance toolkit.
A new “Protect” module includes tools to clean and manage your browser toolbars, customise Windows security settings, …

Clean Master app available for Windows
October 31, 2014 – 08:39 | Comments Off
Clean Master app available for Windows

Popular Android cleanup app Clean Master is now available in a free PC edition.
Clean Master for Windows concentrates solely on cleanup tasks, removing leftovers from your hard drive and the Registry. Unlike its Android cousin, …

CCleaner 4.19 brings Windows 10 support
October 24, 2014 – 13:36 | Comments Off
CCleaner 4.19 brings Windows 10 support

It’s that time of the month when Piriform’s team delivers their regular CCleaner update, and sure enough they’ve announced the availability of CCleaner 4.19 and CCleaner 4.19 Portable.
The big news this time is compatibility with …

IObit Uninstaller 4 fully removes Windows 8 apps
September 26, 2014 – 11:16 | Comments Off
IObit Uninstaller 4 fully removes Windows 8 apps

IObit has announced the release of IObit Uninstaller 4, an interesting extension of its freeware program uninstaller.
The program now has the ability to completely remove Windows 8 apps. A “batch uninstall” option ditches as many …

CCleaner 4.18 brings Active System Monitoring to the Free edition
September 25, 2014 – 17:11 | Comments Off
CCleaner 4.18 brings Active System Monitoring to the Free edition

Piriform Ltd has released CCleaner 4.18 and CCleaner Portable 4.18, the latest versions of its popular Windows cleanup tool.
This time the big addition is a limited version of Active System Monitoring, a smart feature previously …