Image to ZX Spec takes your pictures back in time
January 6, 2017 – 05:11 | No Comment
Image to ZX Spec takes your pictures back in time

Image to ZX Spec is a free Java-based application which shows you how your pictures and videos might have looked on the classic old ZX Spectrum home computer.
Never heard the Spectrum? It was released almost …

Get 10 free Photoshop plugins with Auto FX Free
December 7, 2016 – 06:45 | Comments Off on Get 10 free Photoshop plugins with Auto FX Free
Get 10 free Photoshop plugins with Auto FX Free

Auto FX Free is a free collection of 10 free Photoshop plugins which can also be used stand-alone.
The effects include Focal Zoom, Light Brush, Lighten and Sharpen, Mood Lighting, Soften Details, Vitality, Dreamy Photo, Mosaic, …

Bluelight Filter is a free screen-tinting app for Android
July 15, 2016 – 02:38 | Comments Off on Bluelight Filter is a free screen-tinting app for Android
Bluelight Filter is a free screen-tinting app for Android

Bluelight Filter is a free Android app which aims to reduce the harmful effects of the blue light emitted by smartphones and tablets.
This could reduce eye strain, help you sleep better, and generally make the …

Add style to your photos with ON1 Effects Free
April 6, 2016 – 07:19 | Comments Off on Add style to your photos with ON1 Effects Free
Add style to your photos with ON1 Effects Free

ON1 Effects Free 10 is a collection of professional photo filters and effects which can be used stand-alone, and as Photoshop or Lightroom plugins.
Beginners can use the package much like other apps. Open an image, …

Google Nik Collection now free for all
March 28, 2016 – 04:10 | Comments Off on Google Nik Collection now free for all
Google Nik Collection now free for all

Google Nik Collection, a powerful set of six Photoshop plugins, is now available for free.
That’s probably not good news if you paid the full $149 for it, but Google has announced that anyone who bought …

Clean up your pictures with Photo Noise Reducer for Android
October 17, 2015 – 05:07 | Comments Off on Clean up your pictures with Photo Noise Reducer for Android
Clean up your pictures with Photo Noise Reducer for Android

Modern smartphones come with great cameras which generally deliver good results, but of course they can’t change the photographic basics: if there’s not enough light then your pictures are going to ruined by noise.
Photo Noise …

Extend Paint.NET with 5 free Photoshop filters
September 10, 2015 – 10:25 | Comments Off on Extend Paint.NET with 5 free Photoshop filters
Extend Paint.NET with 5 free Photoshop filters

Paint.NET is a great freeware image editor, easy to use and with a stack of essential features.
The program isn’t updated as often as we’d like, but if you need more functionality then it’s easy to …

Vintager 2014 lets you transform digital snaps into photos of yesteryear
November 21, 2014 – 12:49 | Comments Off on Vintager 2014 lets you transform digital snaps into photos of yesteryear
Vintager 2014 lets you transform digital snaps into photos of yesteryear

There’s something to be said for the way old printed photos age over time, as they turn yellow or sepia, colouring our own perception of the past. With the rise of digital, of course, all …

Cloudmark DesktopOne is an accurate, free and reliable spam filter
May 15, 2014 – 07:04 | Comments Off on Cloudmark DesktopOne is an accurate, free and reliable spam filter
Cloudmark DesktopOne is an accurate, free and reliable spam filter

Spam rates may be high, at around 70% of all email traffic, but protecting yourself is easy – at least, in theory. Just install an internet security suite and you’ll probably get a spam filter …

FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management
November 2, 2012 – 13:49 | Comments Off on FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management
FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management

If you find that Windows Explorer does not meet your requirements for browsing and managing your files, you have no doubt taken a look at some of the many replacement utilities that exist. Many such …

BitDefender 2013 gets major update, fixes multiple bugs
September 12, 2012 – 11:51 | Comments Off on BitDefender 2013 gets major update, fixes multiple bugs
BitDefender 2013 gets major update, fixes multiple bugs

Security vendor Bitdefender has released a major update to its 2013 stable of security products. Bitdefender Total Security 2013, BitDefender Internet Security 2013 and BitDefender AntiVirus Plus 2013 have all been updated to version 16.20.0.1483, …