System Ninja 3.1.6 adds Duplicate File Finder
January 2, 2017 – 12:29 | No Comment
System Ninja 3.1.6 adds Duplicate File Finder

SingularLabs has updated its PC maintenance tool System Ninja to version 3.1.6.
New features include a Duplicate File Finder which can locate matches to a particular file or MD5 hash, as well as finding all duplicates …

IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 recognises intruders with new FaceID
October 26, 2016 – 05:29 | Comments Off on IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 recognises intruders with new FaceID
IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 recognises intruders with new FaceID

IObit has released IObit Advanced SystemCare 10, its hugely comprehensive all-in-one PC optimisation suite.
Top of the new feature list is FaceID, a clever tool which uses facial recognition to identify unauthorised users of your system, …

IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 first beta released
July 14, 2016 – 02:53 | Comments Off on IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 first beta released
IObit Advanced SystemCare 10 first beta released

IObit has unveiled the first public beta of IObit Advanced SystemCare 10, its hugely comprehensive do-everything PC maintenance suite.
The latest release has a new ad-blocker in IObit’s redesigned and extended Surfing Protection add-on.

8 not-so-obvious reasons to try Ultra Virus Killer
November 23, 2015 – 16:39 | Comments Off on 8 not-so-obvious reasons to try Ultra Virus Killer
8 not-so-obvious reasons to try Ultra Virus Killer

If you’re running a great security suite, with an accurate “second opinion” scanner on hand, then installing a program called “Ultra Virus Killer” might not seem a high priority.
But wait: despite its name, UVK isn’t …

1Password for Android 4.0 now supports on-device password editing and management
June 16, 2014 – 08:08 | Comments Off on 1Password for Android 4.0 now supports on-device password editing and management
1Password for Android 4.0 now supports on-device password editing and management

AgileBits has unveiled 1Password for Android 4.0, a complete rebuild of its app for giving Android device users access to passwords stored securely using the 1Password service.
Previously, the app only gave users read-only access to …

Find out just how a PC has been used recently with NirSoft’s LastActivityView
October 26, 2012 – 06:45 | Comments Off on Find out just how a PC has been used recently with NirSoft’s LastActivityView
Find out just how a PC has been used recently with NirSoft’s LastActivityView

NirSoft has announced the availability of LastActivityView, a new tool which displays details of recent user actions and events on almost any PC (it runs on Windows 2000-8, both 32 and 64-bit editions).
And while that …

PlayOnMac brings Windows apps to OS X for free
August 7, 2012 – 07:06 | Comments Off on PlayOnMac brings Windows apps to OS X for free
PlayOnMac brings Windows apps to OS X for free

So, you’ve made your choice between Mac and PC, and have decided that OS X is the operating system for you. But whatever personal choice you may have made, there are various reasons why you …

Flutter gives you (basic) gesture control of media via your web cam
August 6, 2012 – 15:17 | Comments Off on Flutter gives you (basic) gesture control of media via your web cam
Flutter gives you (basic) gesture control of media via your web cam

Gestures are here it is at these days, with the Kinect add-on for Xbox 360 and the motion controls of the Wii allowing for direct interaction with games and other software. Even mobile devices such …

Track when your PC is being used with KeyCounter
July 26, 2012 – 06:56 | Comments Off on Track when your PC is being used with KeyCounter
Track when your PC is being used with KeyCounter

When was your PC being used yesterday? Whether you want to fill in a time sheet, or you think someone’s accessing your system without permission and would like to know for sure, it could be …

Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8
May 6, 2012 – 10:06 | Comments Off on Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8
Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8

In terms of version numbering the release of GIMP 2.8 might seem like a minor one, but in reality it is very big news. The cross-platform image editor has been available for Windows, OSX and Linux …

CrossOver XI promises better support for running Windows apps on Mac or Linux
March 7, 2012 – 18:23 | Comments Off on CrossOver XI promises better support for running Windows apps on Mac or Linux
CrossOver XI promises better support for running Windows apps on Mac or Linux

Codeweavers Inc has announced the launch of CrossOver XI, its commercial port of the open-source Wine application that allows Linux and Mac users to run Windows applications without having to install Windows itself.
CrossOver XI sees the …