Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device
November 9, 2012 – 06:28 | Comments Off on Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device
Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device

Xbox 360 owners who also have an iOS device may just find that their iPhone or iPad is their console’s new best friend. Xbox SmartGlass is a free app from Microsoft that enables you to …

Miro Video Converter 3.0 updated with batch conversion, progressive output and more
November 6, 2012 – 15:50 | Comments Off on Miro Video Converter 3.0 updated with batch conversion, progressive output and more
Miro Video Converter 3.0 updated with batch conversion, progressive output and more

There are numerous video formats to choose from and you will at some point encounter a file which is not in the format you need to play back on a particular device. If you own …

SiSoft Sandra 2013 brings Windows 8 into the folder, adds new features
November 6, 2012 – 12:27 | Comments Off on SiSoft Sandra 2013 brings Windows 8 into the folder, adds new features
SiSoft Sandra 2013 brings Windows 8 into the folder, adds new features

The respected system benchmarking and analysis tool SiSoft Sandra has been updated to the 2013 version bringing not only support for Windows 8 but a raft of other enhancements. Of course, support for the latest version …

SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt
November 6, 2012 – 07:31 | Comments Off on SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt
SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt

If you’re a software reviewer or a blogger, a gamer or just looking for an easy way to take screenshots, there are plenty of tools to choose from. For anyone keen on sticking with what …

FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management
November 2, 2012 – 13:49 | Comments Off on FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management
FileMind brings fast searches and tag filtering for Windows file management

If you find that Windows Explorer does not meet your requirements for browsing and managing your files, you have no doubt taken a look at some of the many replacement utilities that exist. Many such …

Windows Phone for Mac gains Windows Phone 8 support and more
November 1, 2012 – 12:36 | Comments Off on Windows Phone for Mac gains Windows Phone 8 support and more
Windows Phone for Mac gains Windows Phone 8 support and more

Anyone who finds themselves in the slightly unusual position of owning a Windows 8 phone along with a Mac should take a look at the newly updated Windows Phone app that allows for syncing and data …

Is your PC up to Windows 8? Find out with the Upgrade Assistant
October 26, 2012 – 08:25 | Comments Off on Is your PC up to Windows 8? Find out with the Upgrade Assistant
Is your PC up to Windows 8? Find out with the Upgrade Assistant

It is here. After months of waiting, beta releases and consumer previews, Windows 8 has finally hit the shelves and the download servers. If you’re considering upgrading the next thing you need to consider is …

Clover brings integrated tabs to Windows Explorer
October 25, 2012 – 11:37 | One Comment
Clover brings integrated tabs to Windows Explorer

The introduction of tabs to web browsers is arguably one of the most useful innovations that have been made. Advances in security and performance are all great, but tabs made a real difference to the …

Bring the Metro look to older Windows with WinMetro
October 23, 2012 – 07:50 | Comments Off on Bring the Metro look to older Windows with WinMetro
Bring the Metro look to older Windows with WinMetro

Microsoft may have announced that the interface formerly known as Metro was now to be referred to as the ‘modern’ interface, but that is going to do little, if anything, to stop consumers and software …

Start Screen Pinner increases your pinning options in Windows 8
October 19, 2012 – 07:53 | Comments Off on Start Screen Pinner increases your pinning options in Windows 8
Start Screen Pinner increases your pinning options in Windows 8

The release of Windows day is mere days away and the release rate for tools geared up for the latest version of Microsoft’s operating system is accelerating. One of the most controversial aspects of Windows …

Google Calendar becomes a standalone app for Android users
October 18, 2012 – 10:59 | Comments Off on Google Calendar becomes a standalone app for Android users
Google Calendar becomes a standalone app for Android users

Android users running Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean can now take advantage of a new standalone version of Google Calendar. The move brings Google Calendar more in line with Gmail, Google Play and others …