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Audials One 2020 stream recording suite promises “ground-breaking recording quality and speed”
September 13, 2019 – 15:07 | No Comment
Audials One 2020 stream recording suite promises “ground-breaking recording quality and speed”

Audials AG has released Audials One 2020, a major new version of its comprehensive stream capture suite. The suite brings together all the tools available separately in three other products: Audials Music 2020 (music and …

Vivaldi launches mobile app – despite title, Vivaldi Beta 2.7 for Android fully featured
September 9, 2019 – 10:03 | No Comment
Vivaldi launches mobile app – despite title, Vivaldi Beta 2.7 for Android fully featured

Norwegian-based Vivaldi Technologies has released its first mobile web browser: Vivaldi Beta 2.7 for Android. This little brother to Vivaldi for desktop shares its aim of offering users as much control over the browser’s look …

Firefox Quantum 69 strengthens default anti-tracking protection, can block all autoplay content
September 3, 2019 – 05:10 | No Comment
Firefox Quantum 69 strengthens default anti-tracking protection, can block all autoplay content

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 69.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 68.1 and Firefox ESR 68.1.0.

The new release switches on Enhanced Tracking Protection
features by default, extends block autoplay to cover all videos (not …

Thunderbird 68.0 revamps App Menu and options dialog, unveils 64-bit Windows release
August 28, 2019 – 10:13 | No Comment
Thunderbird 68.0 revamps App Menu and options dialog, unveils 64-bit Windows release

Mozilla has released Thunderbird 68.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux. Also released in portable and – for the first time – 64-bit form for Windows users, Thunderbird is Mozilla’s free and open-source email client.

Version 68 …

Acronis True Image 2020 adds dual-protection backups, promises 50% backup speed boost
August 21, 2019 – 07:19 | No Comment
Acronis True Image 2020 adds dual-protection backups, promises 50% backup speed boost

Acronis has launched Acronis True Image 2020 for Windows and Mac, a major new release of its popular local and cloud backup tool.

True Image 2020 debuts its dual-protection feature to allow
local backups to be automatically …

Parallels Desktop 15 ramps up graphics performance with Apple Metal support, unveils new integration features
August 13, 2019 – 09:04 | Comments Off on Parallels Desktop 15 ramps up graphics performance with Apple Metal support, unveils new integration features
Parallels Desktop 15 ramps up graphics performance with Apple Metal support, unveils new integration features

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has released Parallels Desktop 15.0, the latest major update of its popular Mac virtualisation tool.

Parallels Desktop 15 adds support for the forthcoming MacOS
Catalina (10.15) release, plus taps into the Apple …

pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs
August 8, 2019 – 06:20 | Comments Off on pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs
pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs

Geek Software GMBH has released pdf24 Creator 9.0, a major new version of its freeware suite of tools designed to create and manipulate PDF files. Features include the ability to merge, split and extract individual …

Google Web Designer 6.0 introduces interactive video support, improves coding view
July 30, 2019 – 07:35 | Comments Off on Google Web Designer 6.0 introduces interactive video support, improves coding view
Google Web Designer 6.0 introduces interactive video support, improves coding view

Google has released Google Web Designer 6.0, a major new version of its HTML-5 contenting-producing tool for Windows, Mac and Linux. Its WYSIWYG user interface and other user-friendly tools like syntax highlighting and code autocompletion …

Sisoft Sandra 20/20 (2020) adds new AI and machine learning benchmarks
July 24, 2019 – 12:46 | Comments Off on Sisoft Sandra 20/20 (2020) adds new AI and machine learning benchmarks
Sisoft Sandra 20/20 (2020) adds new AI and machine learning benchmarks

UK-based SiSoftware has released SiSoftware Sandra Lite 20/20 (2020), a major new release of its system information, diagnostics and benchmark tool for Windows PCs.

The 2020 version adds two new Neural Network benchmarks covering AI and …

pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support
July 15, 2019 – 06:18 | Comments Off on pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support
pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support

FinePrint Software has released both pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 for Windows PCs. pdfFactory 7.0 provides PDF creation tools, and offers a more fully featured Pro version with PDF-editing capabilities, while FinePrint is a universal …

SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility
July 10, 2019 – 09:05 | Comments Off on SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility
SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility

German software developer SoftMaker has unveiled SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018: Anniversary Update, extending major new features and compatibility improvements to its free office suite for Windows, Mac and Linux.

The update, officially dubbed Revision 966, comes with …