Acronis True Image 2017 beta unveiled
June 17, 2016 – 04:38 | No Comment
Acronis True Image 2017 beta unveiled

Acronis International has released the first public beta of Acronis True Image 2017, its popular backup and file sync suite.
The new edition adds support for wirelessly backing up iOS and Android devices to your desktop.

Batch image processor ImBatch 4.90 gets new transparency tools
June 13, 2016 – 06:59 | No Comment
Batch image processor ImBatch 4.90 gets new transparency tools

Powerful batch image processor ImBatch has reached version 4.90 with the addition of some handy transparency tools.
A new Stroke feature outlines your image with transparency, using a customisable width and colour.

Manage virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives with ImgDrive
June 1, 2016 – 04:11 | No Comment
Manage virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives with ImgDrive

ImgDrive is a free tool which can mount multiple disc images as virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives.
The program works with iso, ccd, cue, isz, mds and nrg images.

Image to PDF or XPS is a portable PDF creator
May 31, 2016 – 03:26 | No Comment
Image to PDF or XPS is a portable PDF creator

Image to PDF or XPS is a compact tool which imports multiple image formats, saving the results to PDF or XPS files.
Supported source formats include BMP, GIF, PNG, TIF, WMF, EMF, XPS, JPG, JP2 and …

Convert video, audio and images with File Converter
May 12, 2016 – 04:26 | No Comment
Convert video, audio and images with File Converter

File Converter is a lightweight tool for converting video, audio and image files from Explorer’s right-click menu.
There’s no system tray icon to get in your way, no bulky interface to navigate. Just right-click your selected …

Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon
May 6, 2016 – 04:14 | No Comment
Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon

Photon is a free PC screen capture tool for Windows Vista and later.
The program’s core capture engine is basic, but good sharing support and some unusual processing options make it worth a closer look.

Passcape ISO Burner adds FAT32 support for >32GB USB sticks
May 4, 2016 – 05:39 | No Comment
Passcape ISO Burner adds FAT32 support for >32GB USB sticks

Passcape Software has shipped Passcape ISO Burner 2.1 with a new option to format high capacity (>32GB) USB sticks to FAT32.
Windows can’t do this, but the developer explains “the program now uses its own code …

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 …

Reclaim lost disk space on a USB key with imageUSB
March 24, 2016 – 05:02 | Comments Off on Reclaim lost disk space on a USB key with imageUSB
Reclaim lost disk space on a USB key with imageUSB

There are many tools to help you customise a USB key. You could make it bootable, run one or more LiveCDs, lock it to prevent unauthorised access, create encrypted storage areas, and more.
This will often …

Selectively extract images from PDFs with PdfTrick
March 15, 2016 – 07:54 | Comments Off on Selectively extract images from PDFs with PdfTrick
Selectively extract images from PDFs with PdfTrick

PdfTrick is a free open-source tool for selectively extracting images from PDF documents.
Yes: selectively. Unlike most of the competition, PdfTrick doesn’t dump hundreds of files in a folder – it only saves the images you …