Adobe Flash Player 12 and Adobe Air 4 released
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Adobe Flash Player 12 and Adobe Air 4 released

Adobe has unveiled three major updates with the release of Adobe Flash Player for Other Browsers 12.0, Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 12.0 and Adobe AIR 4.0.
The new versions of Adobe’s cross-platform web media …

EXESlide creates photo slideshows as EXE, SCR, SWF, AVI, GIF – and more
December 7, 2013 – 09:01 | Comments Off
EXESlide creates photo slideshows as EXE, SCR, SWF, AVI, GIF – and more

Alternate Pic View EXESlide is a lightweight free tool which helps you build extremely basic slideshows. And we really do mean “basic”: you can’t annotate an image, add captions or apply effects, and there’s no …

Easily block cookies, images, scripts and more with Chrome’s HTTP Switchboard
November 13, 2013 – 11:05 | Comments Off
Easily block cookies, images, scripts and more with Chrome’s HTTP Switchboard

Blocking unwanted web content – cookies, scripts, images – is a great way to speed up browsing and improve your security, and there are a host of browser extensions to help you get started. But …

View selected Flash content only with Chrome extension FlashControl
August 5, 2013 – 09:11 | Comments Off
View selected Flash content only with Chrome extension FlashControl

While there are plenty of irritations to be found online, few are quite as annoying as Flash ads. Distracting animations, irritating music, applets expanding over content you’re trying to read – it’s really no surprise …

Automatically update multiple flash drives with CopyToFlash
July 9, 2013 – 07:55 | Comments Off
Automatically update multiple flash drives with CopyToFlash

Windows utilities developer Foolish IT has released the first version of CopyToFlash, a compact and portable tool which aims to simplify the process of copying content to multiple flash drives.
Launch the program and it first …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 9 adds photo healing brush, background eraser and other major tools to new release
May 22, 2013 – 07:48 | Comments Off
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 9 adds photo healing brush, background eraser and other major tools to new release

Veteran UK developer Xara has released a brand new version of its acclaimed creative design tool, Xara Photo and Graphics Designer 9.1.0. Version 9 concentrates on revamping the package’s photo tools, with the introduction of …

Adobe Flash Player 11.7 and Adobe AIR 3.7 updated
April 9, 2013 – 08:50 | Comments Off
Adobe Flash Player 11.7 and Adobe AIR 3.7 updated

Adobe has refreshed its cross-platform web media playback and runtime tools with the release of Adobe Flash Player for Other Browsers 11.7, Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 11.7 and Adobe AIR 3.7.0.
There’s only one …

How to uninstall Adobe Flash from Windows
January 9, 2013 – 14:38 | Comments Off
How to uninstall Adobe Flash from Windows

Maybe you’re having problems with Flash, and would like to do a clean reinstall. Or perhaps you’ve decided the technology causes more problems than it solves, and would like to delete it forever. Whatever the …

Hurry! Get Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 6, worth $89, for free with Downloadcrew Giveaway!
December 26, 2012 – 09:00 | Comments Off
Hurry! Get Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 6, worth $89, for free with Downloadcrew Giveaway!

Have you been keeping an eye on our amazing software giveaways this year? Hot on the heels of our first two amazing deals comes this, a free and fully functional copy of Xara Photo & …

Software roundup – 27 downloads from the last seven days
June 9, 2012 – 14:18 | Comments Off
Software roundup – 27 downloads from the last seven days

As we move through June, there are more and more software titles being released. The past week has been pretty busy, particularly on the web browser front, but there have also been a number of …

Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer MX 8.1
May 22, 2012 – 13:42 | Comments Off
Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer MX 8.1

Equipping your PC for professional graphics work normally involves buying several different applications, learning their various interfaces and hoping they’ll somehow all work together.
Xara’s philosophy is a little different, though: their new Photo & Graphic …