Use your Android phone or tablet as a second monitor with ScreenSlider
January 5, 2012 – 06:32 | Comments Off on Use your Android phone or tablet as a second monitor with ScreenSlider
Use your Android phone or tablet as a second monitor with ScreenSlider

Anyone who has worked with a dual monitor setup will be aware of just what a productivity boost the extra screen space can be. The ability to have more than one application visible in full …

Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android
January 3, 2012 – 19:13 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android
Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android

Whatever operating system you look at, it is fair to say that most people fall out of love with the default web browser pretty quickly. Windows users will find that they migrate away from Internet …

Check your PC’s listening TCP/UDP ports with CloseTheDoor
January 3, 2012 – 08:02 | Comments Off on Check your PC’s listening TCP/UDP ports with CloseTheDoor
Check your PC’s listening TCP/UDP ports with CloseTheDoor

Understanding exactly which processes are listening for incoming network connections (and why) is an important part of monitoring your PC’s security. You can uncover this information with Windows alone (just enter netstat -anb at an …

Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1
December 19, 2011 – 16:40 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1
Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1

The iOS Facebook app has been something of a staple installation for iPad and iPhone owners. The app has undergone various developments over the years, including finally getting a dedicated iPad app. As the Facebook …

Track installed software across your network with EMCO’s new Network Software Scanner
December 6, 2011 – 06:18 | Comments Off on Track installed software across your network with EMCO’s new Network Software Scanner
Track installed software across your network with EMCO’s new Network Software Scanner

Managing even the smallest home network can be something of a challenge. Not least because however much you might prefer your users to install particular software for major tasks – security, say – they’ll continue …

Monitor your network activity from your iOS device with iPRTG
November 29, 2011 – 13:22 | Comments Off on Monitor your network activity from your iOS device with iPRTG
Monitor your network activity from your iOS device with iPRTG

If you maintain a server or network, you will realise the importance of being able to monitor it around the clock. There are a number of tools available that can be used to keep an …

Easily capture and analyse your network traffic with York
November 15, 2011 – 10:36 | Comments Off on Easily capture and analyse your network traffic with York
Easily capture and analyse your network traffic with York

Network capture tools can be useful for all kinds of reasons: troubleshooting, security, system optimisation, or just to keep a better record of your online activities.
Setting them up and making sense of their reports can …

Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week
November 4, 2011 – 21:13 | Comments Off on Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week
Roundup: 25 unmissable tools from the past week

Another week has slipped by and another batch of intriguing, exciting and unmissable applications has been released. With so many releases, you can’t be expected to keep on top of them all, so here are …

Upgraded to iOS 5? Grab copies of Apple’s latest apps – AirPort Utility and Find My Friends
October 12, 2011 – 14:15 | Comments Off on Upgraded to iOS 5? Grab copies of Apple’s latest apps – AirPort Utility and Find My Friends
Upgraded to iOS 5? Grab copies of Apple’s latest apps – AirPort Utility and Find My Friends

iOS 5 may have only just been released, but Apple wasted no time whatsoever in releasing apps that have been designed with the new version of the operating system in mind. First off the starting …

At last: Facebook 4.0 is released, complete with iPad compatibility
October 11, 2011 – 05:25 | Comments Off on At last: Facebook 4.0 is released, complete with iPad compatibility
At last: Facebook 4.0 is released, complete with iPad compatibility

It has been an extremely long time coming, and the road getting here has been extremely bumpy, but there is now, at long last, an iPad compatible version of the iOS Facebook app available. Facebook …

Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options
September 20, 2011 – 13:30 | Comments Off on Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options
Klip Video is a video sharing app for iOS with quick and easy viewing options

If you have an iOS device – be it an iPhone, iPod or iPad – you are equipped with everything you need to not only watch, but also record video footage. Just like photos, half …