Need access to your Mac drives in Windows 8? Paragon HFS+ for Windows 8/8.1 Free Edition does the job
July 22, 2014 – 13:09 | No Comment
Need access to your Mac drives in Windows 8? Paragon HFS+ for Windows 8/8.1 Free Edition does the job

Are you a Mac user who’s just installed Windows 8 alongside OS X via Boot Camp? Or perhaps you’re a Windows user who’s just been tasked with the job of getting data from (or to) …

Customise and configure your PC with Windows Tweaker 5.0
July 6, 2014 – 04:43 | No Comment
Customise and configure your PC with Windows Tweaker 5.0

Windows is a highly configurable operating system, with hundreds of settings and options available. But taking full advantage of this can be a challenge, as many settings are buried deep in the Registry, while others …

1Password for Windows 4.0 released, tightens security, adds new features
June 18, 2014 – 10:22 | No Comment
1Password for Windows 4.0 released, tightens security, adds new features

Toronto security firm AgileBits has completed its round of major updates to its secure password storage service with the release of 1Password for Windows 4.0. With version 4, AgileBits has revamped the Windows build, significantly …

Wise Care 365 version 3 sports major new interface, adds four new modules
June 10, 2014 – 08:30 | No Comment
Wise Care 365 version 3 sports major new interface, adds four new modules

WiseCleaner.com has released Wise Care 365 3.11, a major update to its all-in-one Windows maintenance tool. Version 3.11, which comes in free and paid-for versions, opens with a complete redesign of its user interface.
The new …

Pale Moon 24.6 overhauls rendering engine, adds animated panorama support
June 6, 2014 – 11:05 | No Comment
Pale Moon 24.6 overhauls rendering engine, adds animated panorama support

Moonchild Productions has released a relatively major update to its Firefox browser variant for Windows with the release of Pale Moon 24.6 and Pale Moon x64 24.6.
Version 24.6 comes with a major overhaul of the …

Build multi-boot USB keys with WinSetupFromUSB
May 6, 2014 – 10:19 | Comments Off
Build multi-boot USB keys with WinSetupFromUSB

WinSetupFromUSB is a free tool which creates bootable USB keys from ISO images, perfect for anyone who wants a faster and more convenient way to launch PC boot discs.
As you’ll guess from its name, the …

Windows Repair 2.7.0 improves Windows 8/8.1 support, tweaks permission handling
April 30, 2014 – 06:43 | Comments Off
Windows Repair 2.7.0 improves Windows 8/8.1 support, tweaks permission handling

The Tweaking.com website has released Windows Repair 2.7.0, a major update to its collection of Windows fix-it tools. Also available in portable form, version 2.7.0 adds a new start-up check for reliability purposes.
The new release …

Stardock Start8 1.4 update ensures compatibility with Windows 8.1 Update 1
April 3, 2014 – 11:00 | Comments Off
Stardock Start8 1.4 update ensures compatibility with Windows 8.1 Update 1

Stardock Corporation has released Start 8 1.4, a minor update to its Windows 8 Start button and menu replacement tool. There are no new features in version 1.4, just a series of bug fixes and …

Latest Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 update enables document saves in latest Word and Excel formats
January 2, 2014 – 08:14 | Comments Off
Latest Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 update enables document saves in latest Word and Excel formats

Kingsoft Software has seen in the New Year with major updates to its range of free and paid-for office suites for Windows. Despite minor version number changes, Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 users gain the …

IObit Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 7 Beta 1 showcases real-time protection, new user interface
November 18, 2013 – 11:01 | Comments Off
IObit Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 7 Beta 1 showcases real-time protection, new user interface

Hot on the heels of the recently released IObit Uninstaller 3, IObit has launched the first public pre-release version of its forthcoming system and security suite, IObit Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 7 Beta 1. The new …

How to upgrade to Windows 8.1
October 17, 2013 – 13:18 | Comments Off
How to upgrade to Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 is finally here, and it’s a significant update. Sure, the Start menu isn’t coming back, but you do get a more customisable Start screen, much improved apps (and more options for running them …