Manage music on your mobiles, tablets and PC for free with KiwiG PhoneTunes 2.5
March 31, 2014 – 08:54 | No Comment
Manage music on your mobiles, tablets and PC for free with KiwiG PhoneTunes 2.5

Shunting music files between PC, Apple and Android is nothing new, but it can be a fiddly process if done manually, or expensive if you try to find a suitable third-party app to do the …

Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour
March 18, 2014 – 07:11 | No Comment
Firefox 28 FINAL launches, but lacks notable features after Mozilla drops Metro version at the 11th hour

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox 28.0 FINAL for desktop, with Firefox for Android 28.0 also due for release shortly.
The most notable feature in version 28 is a missing one, with Mozilla pulling the planned Firefox for …

Evernote 5.2 for Windows Desktop builds in annotation tools, improves sync performance
March 5, 2014 – 07:10 | No Comment
Evernote 5.2 for Windows Desktop builds in annotation tools, improves sync performance

Evernote Corporation has released Evernote 5.2 for Windows Desktop, the latest build of its cloud-based note-taking tool that’s also available on Mac and other platforms.
There are two improvements of note in version 5.2: image annotation, …

AVG dumps LiveKive cloud backup service – here’s what you need to do next
February 27, 2014 – 11:56 | No Comment
AVG dumps LiveKive cloud backup service – here’s what you need to do next

AVG has announced plans to discontinue its LiveKive cloud-based backup and sync service for Windows and Macs. The decision is unsurprising – thanks to underwhelming reviews and fierce competition, it appears AVG has decided to …

Google Chrome 33 released, tightens security
February 21, 2014 – 11:50 | Comments Off
Google Chrome 33 released, tightens security

Google has updated its cross-platform browser with the release of Google Chrome 33 FINAL. The new release proves controversial as Google tightens control over the browser to the anger of some users.
In terms of new …

UPDATED: Microsoft rebrands SkyDrive as OneDrive, updates apps and offers bonus storage
February 20, 2014 – 07:10 | Comments Off
UPDATED: Microsoft rebrands SkyDrive as OneDrive, updates apps and offers bonus storage

Those SkyDrive users who haven’t been following the news may get a bit of a surprise today: Microsoft’s cloud-based backup, sync and sharing service has officially renamed itself OneDrive after losing its trademark dispute with …

Laplink Sync for iOS launched, offers syncing between desktop and mobile
February 14, 2014 – 14:55 | Comments Off
Laplink Sync for iOS launched, offers syncing between desktop and mobile

Laplink Software has released Laplink Sync for iOS 7.0, the latest release in Laplink’s new Sync family, a collection of tools designed to allow users to manually sync media and other files across multiple platforms.
The …

Evernote for Mac 5.5 adds descriptive search feature, aims to make finding information quicker and easier
February 5, 2014 – 07:29 | Comments Off
Evernote for Mac 5.5 adds descriptive search feature, aims to make finding information quicker and easier

Evernote Corporation has released Evernote for Mac 5.5, a minor refresh of the cloud-based note-taking service’s desktop tool. Version 5.5 contains one major new feature of note: support for descriptive search.
The feature, currently only available …

Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously
February 4, 2014 – 07:34 | Comments Off
Firefox 27 FINAL extends SocialAPI, now handles multiple providers simultaneously

Mozilla has released the latest version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser with the launch of Firefox 27 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 27.0 due to follow.
There’s only one major …

Chrome for iOS 32 adds translations, reduces bandwidth usage
January 28, 2014 – 06:41 | Comments Off
Chrome for iOS 32 adds translations, reduces bandwidth usage

Google has rolled out Chrome for iOS 32, a major new release of its alternative browser for iPhone and iPad users. Version 32 introduces a new translation bar for pages written in foreign languages, plus …

Secure cloud storage provider MEGA launches MEGAsync desktop tool for Windows
January 22, 2014 – 10:35 | Comments Off
Secure cloud storage provider MEGA launches MEGAsync desktop tool for Windows

New Zealand-based Mega Limited has launched MEGAsync 1.0 FINAL for Windows, the first stable release in a planned trio of desktop tools (Mac and Linux versions are promised soon) giving MEGA account holders access to …