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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 …

Firefox Quantum 68 and Firefox ESR 68 released with focus on add-on management improvements
July 9, 2019 – 04:42 | Comments Off on Firefox Quantum 68 and Firefox ESR 68 released with focus on add-on management improvements
Firefox Quantum 68 and Firefox ESR 68 released with focus on add-on management improvements

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 68.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 68.0 and Firefox ESR 68.0.

The new release promises improvements to extension discovery and security, improves dark mode in reader view, widens its …

AOMEI Backupper Standard 5.0 unveils major design refresh and improved file sync performance
July 3, 2019 – 07:15 | Comments Off on AOMEI Backupper Standard 5.0 unveils major design refresh and improved file sync performance
AOMEI Backupper Standard 5.0 unveils major design refresh and improved file sync performance

AOMEI has released AOMEI Backupper Standard 5.0, the first major update of its freeware Windows backup, imaging, sync and cloning tool since December 2016.

Version 5 unveils a long-overdue design refresh, attempting
with some success to provide …

Opera 62 unveils improvements to dark theme support, experimental task-planner feature
June 27, 2019 – 09:56 | Comments Off on Opera 62 unveils improvements to dark theme support, experimental task-planner feature
Opera 62 unveils improvements to dark theme support, experimental task-planner feature

Opera Software has unveiled Opera 62, the latest major update to its Chromium-based web browser for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The new release continues to develop the Reborn 3 UI introduced in Opera 60.

Design …

Vivaldi 2.6 promises protection against abusive ads, expands profile management tools
June 20, 2019 – 05:13 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 2.6 promises protection against abusive ads, expands profile management tools
Vivaldi 2.6 promises protection against abusive ads, expands profile management tools

Challenger web browser Vivaldi 2.6 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux, promising protection against abusive ad practices.

Version 2.6 also adds additional ways of customising user profiles, introduces a filter for browsing saved passwords, …

Microsoft To-Do arrives on Mac to complete platform roll-out of Wunderlist successor
June 18, 2019 – 10:41 | Comments Off on Microsoft To-Do arrives on Mac to complete platform roll-out of Wunderlist successor
Microsoft To-Do arrives on Mac to complete platform roll-out of Wunderlist successor

Microsoft has just unveiled Microsoft To-Do 1.59 for Apple Macs running macOS 10.13 or later. It joins the native apps for Windows 10, iOS and Android.

Microsoft To-Do is – surprise, surprise – Microsoft’s reminders
and task-planning …

Cyberduck 7.0 adds segmented download support for faster, less error-prone downloads
June 5, 2019 – 09:46 | Comments Off on Cyberduck 7.0 adds segmented download support for faster, less error-prone downloads
Cyberduck 7.0 adds segmented download support for faster, less error-prone downloads

Bern software developer iterate GmbH has unveiled Cyberduck 7.0, a major new release of its free FTP/WebDAV/cloud client for Windows and Mac. The tool allows users to browse, download, upload and share files via its …