Featured Download: CloudMagic for Chrome and Firefox
May 8, 2011 – 07:32 | Comments Off on Featured Download: CloudMagic for Chrome and Firefox
Featured Download: CloudMagic for Chrome and Firefox

Let’s cut straight to the chase here: if you’re a Google Mail or Google Docs user, you need CloudMagic for Chrome or Firefox. This free browser add-on indexes all of your mail, documents and contacts, enabling …

Featured Download: Faststone Photo Resizer 3.1
May 6, 2011 – 08:35 | Comments Off on Featured Download: Faststone Photo Resizer 3.1
Featured Download: Faststone Photo Resizer 3.1

There are many good free image-editing tools out there: Paint.NET and The GIMP are just two examples. But like most image-editing tools, they’re best served when working on individual or small groups of images. What …

Roundup: the best tools for migrating or cloning one hard drive to another
May 5, 2011 – 12:36 | Comments Off on Roundup: the best tools for migrating or cloning one hard drive to another
Roundup: the best tools for migrating or cloning one hard drive to another

Why purchase a brand new computer when you might be able to save serious cash by extending the life of your existing model through a judicious upgrade or two? Memory is one of the most …

Download of the day: Driver Sweeper 3.0
April 26, 2011 – 11:54 | Comments Off on Download of the day: Driver Sweeper 3.0
Download of the day: Driver Sweeper 3.0

If there’s one flaw with the way programs are installed and uninstalled in Windows, it’s the amount of digital detritus that gets left behind. Program uninstallers can be incredibly lax, leaving files and Registry entries …

Download of the day: Revo Uninstaller Free
April 19, 2011 – 05:56 | Comments Off on Download of the day: Revo Uninstaller Free
Download of the day: Revo Uninstaller Free

There’s a fundamental flaw with most program uninstallers – they often remove the bare minimum required to stop said program working, leaving behind a raft of redundant files and unwanted Registry entries to clutter up …

10 ways to get the perfect backup
March 14, 2011 – 17:58 | Comments Off on 10 ways to get the perfect backup
10 ways to get the perfect backup

Backing up should be mandatory, but people continue to run the risk of losing their data. However, a poorly thought out back-up plan could prove equally as devastating as following no backup plan at all. …

Roundup: what’s the best Windows email client?
February 23, 2011 – 06:01 | 5 Comments
Roundup: what’s the best Windows email client?

Do you need an email client? These days, many people see the advantage of accessing their email through the web – not only does this enable you to check it on any internet-enabled computer, it …

Roundup: store, protect and synchronise your personal information with a password manager
February 17, 2011 – 13:15 | Comments Off on Roundup: store, protect and synchronise your personal information with a password manager
Roundup: store, protect and synchronise your personal information with a password manager

How safe are you online? These days the biggest prize for any hacker or thief is access to your online accounts – financial or otherwise, and with many people choosing to protect all their online …