NightOwl is a must-have app for all Mojave users
October 1, 2018 – 06:27 | Comments Off on NightOwl is a must-have app for all Mojave users
NightOwl is a must-have app for all Mojave users

Dark mode is a fantastic addition to any operating system, enabling late-night work to more productive. We have the theme switched on as default on Windows 10, which has always suited a darker user-interface.
Apple introduced …

VMware releases Workstation 15 Pro with DirectX 10.1, Fusion 11 receives Mojave support
September 26, 2018 – 06:06 | Comments Off on VMware releases Workstation 15 Pro with DirectX 10.1, Fusion 11 receives Mojave support
VMware releases Workstation 15 Pro with DirectX 10.1, Fusion 11 receives Mojave support

Using a virtual operating system has its merits.  For developers, it’s the ideal tool for sandboxing your computer so you can test software for bugs before it’s released to beta testing. You can also install …

O&O Defrag 22 Professional will keep your SSD fully optimised
September 19, 2018 – 11:13 | Comments Off on O&O Defrag 22 Professional will keep your SSD fully optimised
O&O Defrag 22 Professional will keep your SSD fully optimised

It wasn’t so long ago, you bought a brand new computer, installed your favourite applications, only to find a few months later it was clearly operating more sluggishly.
There were various reasons for this, but the …

Google Maps for iOS 5 offers CarPlay support with iOS 12
September 19, 2018 – 05:26 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS 5 offers CarPlay support with iOS 12
Google Maps for iOS 5 offers CarPlay support with iOS 12

Before any trip, we like to research. Where’s the best place to eat, pick up a decent coffee on the way, other interesting points of interest and more.
Google Maps makes this easy. Research online, add …

Latest Revo Uninstaller Pro 4 will remove Windows apps and browser extensions
September 13, 2018 – 11:34 | Comments Off on Latest Revo Uninstaller Pro 4 will remove Windows apps and browser extensions
Latest Revo Uninstaller Pro 4 will remove Windows apps and browser extensions

We handle a lot of support enquiries and one of the most common questions is how do people fully remove installed software, especially a security suite.
Problem is, most people do not realise that the software …

Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app
September 13, 2018 – 10:56 | Comments Off on Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app
Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app

The sharing economy is dictating how we plan our vacation. We’ve previously featured Airbnb and HomeAway, as well as Uber, Lyft and Coup in Berlin. There are now a number of options you may not …

Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20
September 7, 2018 – 05:34 | Comments Off on Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20
Steganos releases ‘anniversary edition’ Privacy Suite 20

Who do you trust in 2018? We often get asked for our security recommendation and it’s a struggle to come up with a definitive answer. We won’t go in to detail in public, but there …

Access the web anonymously using the latest Tor Browser 8
September 6, 2018 – 05:06 | Comments Off on Access the web anonymously using the latest Tor Browser 8
Access the web anonymously using the latest Tor Browser 8

We browse the internet unaware of the amount of personal information made available to websites, social media networks and public forums. Every time you access a site you leave behind traceable information including a unique IP …

Have you seen Chrome 69? It’s had a 10th-anniversary ‘Material Design’ refresh
September 5, 2018 – 11:19 | Comments Off on Have you seen Chrome 69? It’s had a 10th-anniversary ‘Material Design’ refresh
Have you seen Chrome 69? It’s had a 10th-anniversary ‘Material Design’ refresh

Finding the right web browser isn’t easy. As a Chrome user for years, we were forced to switch when it went through a much-publicised Mac slowdown, moving to Safari. We became rather impressed with Safari, particularly …

WinDynamicDesktop will transition your Windows 10 wallpaper from day to night
August 22, 2018 – 05:30 | Comments Off on WinDynamicDesktop will transition your Windows 10 wallpaper from day to night
WinDynamicDesktop will transition your Windows 10 wallpaper from day to night

Since OS X and Windows 10 implemented a ‘dark mode’, we spend far longer with this option than the traditional lighter desktop as it’s better on our eyes. It’s also annoying having to manually transition …

Parallels releases Desktop 14 for Mac and it’s Mojave ready
August 21, 2018 – 05:34 | Comments Off on Parallels releases Desktop 14 for Mac and it’s Mojave ready
Parallels releases Desktop 14 for Mac and it’s Mojave ready

Although we’re keen Mac users, most of our work is produced for the Windows operating system. We manage to achieve this via Parallels running on an iMac or MacBook Pro and, frankly, it’s so fast …