Facebook for Android 7.0 improves photo support, group admin tools
March 14, 2014 – 14:53 | No Comment
Facebook for Android 7.0 improves photo support, group admin tools

Facebook has unveiled a major update to its Android app with the release of Facebook for Android 7.0. The latest version concentrates on improving photo management for users, and also gives group administrators more control …

CyberLink YouCam 6 adds new camera shooting mode, touch-friendly interface
December 20, 2013 – 12:23 | Comments Off
CyberLink YouCam 6 adds new camera shooting mode, touch-friendly interface

CyberLink has launched a major new update to its powerful webcam toolset with the release of CyberLink YouCam 6 Standard and CyberLink YouCam 6 Deluxe. Version 6.0 adds a new camera shooting mode and creative …

ACDSee 17 and ACDSee Pro 7 gain new filters, editing tools and interface improvements
September 30, 2013 – 12:04 | Comments Off
ACDSee 17 and ACDSee Pro 7 gain new filters, editing tools and interface improvements

Seattle-based ACDSee Systems International has released both ACDSee 17.0 and ACDSee Pro 7.0, major new releases of its photo tools for Windows. The new releases come less than 12 months after the last major updates, …

Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner
July 1, 2013 – 10:37 | Comments Off
Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner

With privacy higher than ever on the news agenda, it’s not surprising people are starting to wake up to the fact they’ve happily allowed all kinds of personal information about themselves to appear online. It …

Instantbird 1.4 improves connection to Twitter, makes logs more accessible
May 21, 2013 – 10:01 | Comments Off
Instantbird 1.4 improves connection to Twitter, makes logs more accessible

Open-source multi-messaging client Instantbird 1.4 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux. The latest version of Instantbird, which provides a central location for accessing multiple IM accounts including AIM, Yahoo!, Twitter, Facebook and Google …

Skype for Mac 6.4 promises better instant messaging experience
May 16, 2013 – 07:31 | Comments Off
Skype for Mac 6.4 promises better instant messaging experience

Microsoft has launched Skype for Mac 6.4, a major update of its Skype chat platform for OS X users. Version 6.4 is focussed on improving Skype’s instant messaging features for better usability, while also introducing …

Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery
May 2, 2013 – 12:07 | Comments Off
Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery

Most digital cameras will by default save photos as JPEG files, and it’s easy to see why: they’re small, can be saved and reloaded quickly, and are supported by just about every graphics package available.
Switching …

Latest Skype Beta extends Skype Video Messaging support to Windows – finally
April 30, 2013 – 13:17 | Comments Off
Latest Skype Beta extends Skype Video Messaging support to Windows – finally

Microsoft has released Skype for Desktop 6.5 Beta, a new preview version for Windows users. The new release is notable for introducing support for Skype Video Messaging to Windows, a feature that allows users to …

Facebook for iOS 6.0 adds floating chat heads
April 17, 2013 – 07:40 | Comments Off
Facebook for iOS 6.0 adds floating chat heads

Facebook, Inc. has released Facebook for iOS 6.0, a major update for its iPhone and iPad app. The major new feature in version 6 is the introduction of “chat heads”, which allow users to chat …

oStream Gives Android Users Offline Access to Facebook
April 11, 2013 – 12:49 | Comments Off
oStream Gives Android Users Offline Access to Facebook

Checking Facebook on the move is a great way to keep in touch with friends and keep up to date with what is going on. But when you are moving about you will invariably hit …

Skype 6.3 updated for Windows and Mac
March 14, 2013 – 12:27 | Comments Off
Skype 6.3 updated for Windows and Mac

Microsoft has released Skype for Windows 6.3 and Skype for Mac 6.3. Despite identical version numbers, both builds are independent of each other, and are released separately.
While the Windows version is a straight maintenance release, …