Quickly scan documents to PDF, TIFF, more with NAPS2
February 23, 2015 – 04:41 | No Comment
Quickly scan documents to PDF, TIFF, more with NAPS2

Buy even the most basic consumer scanner and you’ll probably get some very capable scanning software with a pile of image processing features. But while that’s great if you’re looking to scan a photo, it …

View 70+ file types with Free Editor
February 4, 2015 – 14:25 | No Comment
View 70+ file types with Free Editor

Office, PDFs, ebooks, archives, audio, video, images: the average PC owner regularly encounters a lengthy list of file formats, and viewing them all typically requires an entire library of software.
Free Editor claims it can simplify …

Icecream PDF Converter 1.3 extracts text to DOC, ODT, RTF
December 23, 2014 – 06:21 | Comments Off
Icecream PDF Converter 1.3 extracts text to DOC, ODT, RTF

Utilities developer Icecream Apps has released Icecream PDF Converter 1.3, extending the program with new text extraction tools.
The program can now extract the text from one or more PDFs, saving it in DOC, ODT, RTF …

Quick Review: UnityPDF
November 22, 2014 – 07:31 | Comments Off
Quick Review: UnityPDF

UnityPDF would like to be the tool of choice for batch PDF processing. It can split or merge files, extract all or selected pages, divide one file into several, rotate every page in a file, …

Convert eBooks/ Office documents to PDF with Icecream PDF Converter
November 19, 2014 – 09:50 | Comments Off
Convert eBooks/ Office documents to PDF with Icecream PDF Converter

Utilities developer Icecream Apps has released Icecream PDF Converter, a capable tool for converting a range of file formats to and from PDF.
There are plenty of similar applications around, but what’s interesting here is most …

SumatraPDF 3.0 displays multiple documents in tabs, improves eBook UI
October 20, 2014 – 11:21 | Comments Off
SumatraPDF 3.0 displays multiple documents in tabs, improves eBook UI

Krzysztof Kowalczyk has released SumatraPDF 3.0, a major new release of his lightweight and portable PDF and eBook reader for Windows.
Version 3.0 adds support for tabs, allowing users to view multiple documents side-by-side, plus extends …

Foxit Reader 7.0 and Foxit PhantomPDF 7.0 released, add Shared Review, 2D Barcode Display features
September 24, 2014 – 06:55 | Comments Off
Foxit Reader 7.0 and Foxit PhantomPDF 7.0 released, add Shared Review, 2D Barcode Display features

In its first major updates for almost 18 months, Foxit Corporation has unveiled Foxit Reader 7.0 and Foxit PhantomPDF 7.0. Both builds gain Shared Review capabilities along with 2D Barcode Display.
Each build also gains unique …

Convert eBooks between 25+ formats with TEBookConverter
August 19, 2014 – 05:35 | Comments Off
Convert eBooks between 25+ formats with TEBookConverter

EBooks come in many different formats, and while some are easy to read anywhere (PDF, DOCX) others can be much trickier to handle outside of your regular reader (FB2, PDB). If that’s a problem, you …

Convert web pages to PDF with wkhtmltopdf
July 28, 2014 – 09:38 | Comments Off
Convert web pages to PDF with wkhtmltopdf

It can often be useful to keep a local copy of a web page, and your browser’s “Save Page As” option is a good place to start. But typically this saves an HTML file and …

New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range
July 1, 2014 – 15:09 | Comments Off
New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range

Icecream Apps is a new company which recently launched three freeware Windows tools: Media Converter, PDF Split and Merge and Image Resizer. Polished and professional, available in several languages and with Mac versions available “pretty …

BDReader displays comics by panel. Sometimes.
June 24, 2014 – 15:06 | Comments Off
BDReader displays comics by panel. Sometimes.

BDReader is a comic book viewer with ambition. It doesn’t just zoom to page width and wait for you to scroll: the program also supports “panel view”, which uses computer vision technology to detect the …