Windows 10 Virtual Desktop Enhancer: a first look
February 21, 2017 – 17:06 | No Comment
Windows 10 Virtual Desktop Enhancer: a first look

Windows 10 finally brought virtual desktops to the PC with its Task View feature, but although the system is easy to use, it’s a little underpowered.
Windows 10 Virtual Desktop Enhancer is an open-source portable application …

Artpip sets beautiful artworks as your desktop wallpaper
February 4, 2017 – 05:44 | No Comment
Artpip sets beautiful artworks as your desktop wallpaper

Artpip is a free Windows and Mac app which sets your desktop background to a beautiful new artwork every day.
We’re not sure how large the library of images might be, but artists include Manet, Munch, …

Bing Wallpaper updates your desktop with Bing’s image of the day
January 31, 2017 – 08:47 | No Comment
Bing Wallpaper updates your desktop with Bing’s image of the day

Bing Wallpaper is an open-source application which sets your wallpaper as Bing’s image of the day, then keeps it up-to-date.
Download, unzip and run BingWallPaper.exe and it immediately updates your wallpaper, displays a notification and minimises …

Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10
January 27, 2017 – 15:43 | No Comment
Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10

Winstep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, Winstep Xtreme and Winstep Nexus, to version 17.10.
Winstep Xtreme, the company’s powerful set of desktop applications, gains a new Moon Phases module which shows you how the …

How to set the Windows 10 lock screen photo as your wallpaper
January 21, 2017 – 09:11 | No Comment
How to set the Windows 10 lock screen photo as your wallpaper

The Windows 10 Lock Screen offers an ever-changing display of top quality photos, but if you decide you like one in particular, there’s no easy way to keep it around.
Lock Screen Reflection is a tiny …

Screeny is a versatile desktop capture tool
January 17, 2017 – 05:22 | No Comment
Screeny is a versatile desktop capture tool

Screeny is a comprehensive free-for-personal-use screen capture tool for Windows.
It’s a competitive market and there are a host of free screenshot and desktop recorders around, but Screeny manages to stand out anyway with its sheer …

NirSoft releases GUIPropView 1.0
November 22, 2016 – 08:21 | Comments Off on NirSoft releases GUIPropView 1.0
NirSoft releases GUIPropView 1.0

NirSoft has released GUIPropView, a developer-oriented tool which displays extensive details on your system’s open windows.
The program lists all top-level windows, along with their handle, title, state (normal/ maximised/ minimised), visibility, position, size, class name, …

WindowBlinds 10.5 adds universal app skinning
November 3, 2016 – 06:38 | Comments Off on WindowBlinds 10.5 adds universal app skinning
WindowBlinds 10.5 adds universal app skinning

Stardock has released WindowBlinds 10.5, the latest edition of its desktop customisation tool, with new support for skinning universal apps.
There’s no extra work involved for the user, nothing else to configure– just choose a visual …

Screen recorders for Chrome: ViewedIt vs Openvid
October 28, 2016 – 11:39 | Comments Off on Screen recorders for Chrome: ViewedIt vs Openvid
Screen recorders for Chrome: ViewedIt vs Openvid

Recording what’s happening on your desktop can help you create presentations, share ideas, troubleshoot problems, or just impress others with your gaming skills.
Getting started is surprisingly easy. There’s no need for complex native clients, just …

DisplayFusion 8.0 improves Anniversary Update compatibility, unveils new Triggers function
August 9, 2016 – 10:12 | Comments Off on DisplayFusion 8.0 improves Anniversary Update compatibility, unveils new Triggers function
DisplayFusion 8.0 improves Anniversary Update compatibility, unveils new Triggers function

Binary Fortress Software has released DisplayFusion 8.0, a major update of its multi-monitor management tool for Windows. Available in both free and Pro versions, version 8.0 focusses on fixing numerous bugs for the Windows 10 …

Listary 5.0 is a massive update
May 27, 2016 – 04:15 | Comments Off on Listary 5.0 is a massive update
Listary 5.0 is a massive update

The powerful search tool/ launcher Listary has hit version 5.0 with a huge list of major new features.
You can now use Listary to run searches on your favourite websites, with the results opening in a …