Dropsync keeps your Android device in sync with Dropbox
August 16, 2011 – 08:11 | Comments Off on Dropsync keeps your Android device in sync with Dropbox
Dropsync keeps your Android device in sync with Dropbox

When it comes to synchronising files between computers, there are few better services than Dropbox. This online storage service not only means that it is possible to access your files from any computer with an …

Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit
August 15, 2011 – 09:02 | Comments Off on Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit
Forget converting – stream any video to your iPhone or iPad with Air Playit

Apple’s various iOS devices are great for watching videos, but there are drawbacks. The process of transferring videos onto your device can be a lengthy one, and in many instances you may well have to …

Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android combines chats, messaging and SMS in one
August 10, 2011 – 05:55 | Comments Off on Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android combines chats, messaging and SMS in one
Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android combines chats, messaging and SMS in one

Facebook’s chat and messaging system has come in for a lot of criticism recently as changes to the service left users frustrated about the way it looked and worked. The release of the standalone Facebook …

Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad
August 10, 2011 – 03:35 | Comments Off on Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad
Stream videos to your tablet by harnessing the power of Boxee for iPad

The Mac and PC versions of Boxee provide a wonderfully versatile means of accessing your media collection – music, photos and movies – in a delightful interface. The app can be used in conjunction with …

Banish some of Lion’s more irritating features with Lion Tweaks
August 9, 2011 – 08:21 | Comments Off on Banish some of Lion’s more irritating features with Lion Tweaks
Banish some of Lion’s more irritating features with Lion Tweaks

A new operating system is always greatly anticipated and this is certainly true for OS X. Apple’s Lion caused waves of excitement when it was released recently but, as is often the case, not everything …

Fix your photos quickly for free with our Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 3 giveaway
June 24, 2011 – 11:39 | Comments Off on Fix your photos quickly for free with our Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 3 giveaway
Fix your photos quickly for free with our Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 3 giveaway

It’s all very well buying a photo editing package with lots of bells, whistles and complicated tools, but actually having to learn and use all that functionality can – to put it mildly – be …

Opera’s project Featherweight brings a new look to the browser interface
June 22, 2011 – 13:49 | One Comment
Opera’s project Featherweight brings a new look to the browser interface

The pace of browser development is quickening, with Firefox now being on a quarterly schedule. Software companies are now also much willing to release beta projects on an eager public and we have become used …

Panda Cloud Antivirus 1.5 offers cloud based protection for your computer
June 21, 2011 – 00:38 | Comments Off on Panda Cloud Antivirus 1.5 offers cloud based protection for your computer
Panda Cloud Antivirus 1.5 offers cloud based protection for your computer

It seems as though every type of software imaginable now exists in the cloud, and this is even extending to security software. Panda Cloud Antivirus has just been updated to version 1.5, offering a number …

Webian Shell is a cross-platform full-screen browser that gives prominence to web apps
June 19, 2011 – 12:50 | Comments Off on Webian Shell is a cross-platform full-screen browser that gives prominence to web apps
Webian Shell is a cross-platform full-screen browser that gives prominence to web apps

The much prophesised life in the cloud is now all but upon us. Software in its traditional form is still popular, but it is losing ground to web-based apps. Sites such as Google Docs and …

Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a free, multi-format, lightning fast archiver for Windows
June 16, 2011 – 20:30 | Comments Off on Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a free, multi-format, lightning fast archiver for Windows
Hamster Free ZIP Archiver is a free, multi-format, lightning fast archiver for Windows

File compression tools are funny things. For beginners, they can be confusing affairs with a bewildering number of file formats, many of which are only supported by specific programs. For more advanced users, finding a …

Keep track of your favourite TV shows with TVTrigger 1.40
June 15, 2011 – 06:34 | Comments Off on Keep track of your favourite TV shows with TVTrigger 1.40
Keep track of your favourite TV shows with TVTrigger 1.40

Once upon a time, television was restricted to a handful of channels that you could pretty easily keep up with. These days, one look at the latest TV Guide is enough to give you a …