Adobe Digital Editions 3.0 promises better DRM security, improved layout support
January 22, 2014 – 11:39 | Comments Off
Adobe Digital Editions 3.0 promises better DRM security, improved layout support

Adobe has released Adobe Digital Editions 3.0 on Windows and Mac, a major new version of its eBook manager. The tool, which helps users browse, organise and read both free and purchased eBooks in EPUB, …

GIMP 2.8.10 squashes more bugs, now works in OS X Mavericks
December 2, 2013 – 13:13 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.10 squashes more bugs, now works in OS X Mavericks

Popular open-source image-editing tool GIMP 2.8.10 FINAL has been released by the GIMP Development Team. The latest version of the cross-platform image editor includes a key fix that restores compatibility in OS X Mavericks, plus …

GIMP 2.8.6 offers multiple fixes, improves single-window mode
June 24, 2013 – 11:22 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.6 offers multiple fixes, improves single-window mode

Open-source image editor GIMP 2.8.6 FINAL has been released for Windows and Linux. This popular – and powerful – image manipulation tool, which is also available for Mac, is primarily a maintenance release, but does …

GIMP 2.8.4 Portable released alongside Mac binary, future plans revealed
February 13, 2013 – 12:36 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.4 Portable released alongside Mac binary, future plans revealed

Popular open-source, cross-platform image editor GIMP 2.8.4 Portable has been released for Windows PCs alongside the Mac binary of GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL. The updates appear less than a week after the Windows and Linux binary …

GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL tweaks UI, promises more responsive drawing tools
February 7, 2013 – 07:36 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL tweaks UI, promises more responsive drawing tools

Popular open-source image editor GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL has been released for Linux and Windows, with a Mac binary build due for release imminently. Version 2.8.4 is a minor stability release, but does contain a number …

Adobe Digital Editions 2.0 aims to makes reading eBooks more accessible
October 2, 2012 – 12:46 | Comments Off
Adobe Digital Editions 2.0 aims to makes reading eBooks more accessible

Adobe has released Adobe Digital Editions 2.0, its freeware application for managing eBooks on a PC or Mac. Digital Editions is required for transferring protected eBook files to compatible mobile eBook Readers using Adobe’s EPUB …

Want the raw power of GIMP with a Photoshop-like user interface? Try GIMPshop
January 20, 2012 – 11:01 | Comments Off
Want the raw power of GIMP with a Photoshop-like user interface? Try GIMPshop

You’re after a free image editor. You want a powerful one, something that gets compared favourably to the likes of Photoshop. You find Paint.NET and PixBuilder Studio intriguing, but just that little bit lacking. Ultimately, though, when …

Make cryptic Registry date values readable again with DCode
September 28, 2011 – 08:35 | Comments Off
Make cryptic Registry date values readable again with DCode

Some Registry values are easy to understand. Find a file path, say, and you’ll often be able to figure out its purpose at a glance.
Dates and times, though? That’s often a very different matter.