Rubbernet provides detailed information about how your network is being used
April 27, 2011 – 14:19 | Comments Off on Rubbernet provides detailed information about how your network is being used
Rubbernet provides detailed information about how your network is being used

A huge percentage of home computer users have a small network set up, and the same is certainly true for many small businesses. Setting up a network means that it is possible to share files …

Emsisoft’s Online Armor 5 firewall gets a facelift
April 7, 2011 – 16:37 | Comments Off on Emsisoft’s Online Armor 5 firewall gets a facelift
Emsisoft’s Online Armor 5 firewall gets a facelift

Security specialist Emsisoft has released Online Armor 5.0, the latest version of their do-everything firewall package.
If you’ve tried the program before then the most immediately obvious change will be its revamped interface, which makes it …

Get a broken internet connection working again with Complete Internet Repair
March 28, 2011 – 13:07 | Comments Off on Get a broken internet connection working again with Complete Internet Repair
Get a broken internet connection working again with Complete Internet Repair

There are many reasons why your internet connection or web-related Windows components might start misbehaving, and diagnosing the problem for yourself can be difficult. So it’s often easier not to try: just resetting a few …

Fenzy – the Dropbox powered social network
March 16, 2011 – 17:13 | Comments Off on Fenzy – the Dropbox powered social network
Fenzy – the Dropbox powered social network

Dropbox is a handy online service that can be used to synchronise files between multiple computer, share files with others and backup important documents. Using Frenzy for Mac, it can also be transformed into a …

Speed up your internet connection with these hidden Windows tweaks
January 19, 2011 – 15:46 | Comments Off on Speed up your internet connection with these hidden Windows tweaks
Speed up your internet connection with these hidden Windows tweaks

Windows Vista and 7 include some interesting new technologies, carefully designed to optimise your network and internet speeds.
Do these work for you, though? It’s hard to say, because they’re so deeply buried that there’s no …

TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download
September 10, 2010 – 11:11 | Comments Off on TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download
TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download

TweetDeck has earned itself a reputation as one of the most versatile and flexible Twitter clients available, and the release of version 0.35 adds a number of new features that serve to add to its …

Windows Live Essentials 4 Beta made available for testing
June 29, 2010 – 10:53 | Comments Off on Windows Live Essentials 4 Beta made available for testing
Windows Live Essentials 4 Beta made available for testing

Windows Live Essentials is a collection of free tools from Microsoft that covers many aspects of life online. The suite includes Messenger, Photo Gallery, Mail, Movie Maker, Writer, Family Safety, Bing Bar, Messenger Companion, Sync, …

Monitor your internet speed and usage with NetSpeedMonitor
March 27, 2010 – 13:32 | Comments Off on Monitor your internet speed and usage with NetSpeedMonitor
Monitor your internet speed and usage with NetSpeedMonitor

There are various reasons why you might want to monitor your internet connection – idle curiosity is likely to lead to wondering about average speeds over the course of a month, and the download limits …