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 …

Uniblue PowerSuite 2013 build 4.1.4.0 introduces new startup manager and resource optimizer
October 17, 2012 – 16:34 | Comments Off on Uniblue PowerSuite 2013 build 4.1.4.0 introduces new startup manager and resource optimizer
Uniblue PowerSuite 2013 build 4.1.4.0 introduces new startup manager and resource optimizer

Looking to tweak Windows? There are plenty of tools to choose form if you don’t fancy the idea of editing the registry, but you have to sort the wheat from the chaff in order to …

SnapPea makes light work of managing your Android device from Windows
October 12, 2012 – 12:04 | Comments Off on SnapPea makes light work of managing your Android device from Windows
SnapPea makes light work of managing your Android device from Windows

Looking for a way to better manage the contents of your Android phone or tablet? SnapPea is a free tool, currently in beta, that could meet your needs. Regardless of whether your device was provided …

noozy studio 3 is a versatile media player that harks back to Microsoft Zune
October 11, 2012 – 07:13 | Comments Off on noozy studio 3 is a versatile media player that harks back to Microsoft Zune
noozy studio 3 is a versatile media player that harks back to Microsoft Zune

Music players are not exactly thin on the ground on the Android platform, and the battleground on which users are gained and lost is the user interface. noozy studio is a music app and more which …

TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site
October 10, 2012 – 15:05 | Comments Off on TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site
TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site

Twitter may be accessible through a web site, but the vast majority of users turn to a dedicated app to keep abreast of what the people they follow have to say and to share their …

BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users
October 8, 2012 – 13:21 | Comments Off on BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users
BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users

For iOS users there was much excitement when the BBC released a mobile version of its popular catchup service iPlayer as an app for mobile devices. After something of a delay, and a three month …

LibreOffice 3.6.2 fixes bugs and improves stability
October 4, 2012 – 12:18 | Comments Off on LibreOffice 3.6.2 fixes bugs and improves stability
LibreOffice 3.6.2 fixes bugs and improves stability

With more and more computer users counting the pennies, the move to lower cost and free software is gaining momentum. Microsoft Office may still be the world’s most popular office suite, but there is a …

Dropbox 1.5.34 experimental build previews upcoming features
September 26, 2012 – 08:39 | Comments Off on Dropbox 1.5.34 experimental build previews upcoming features
Dropbox 1.5.34 experimental build previews upcoming features

The desktop client for the ever-popular cloud storage service Dropbox has been updated with a new experimental build. There are a number of new features to explore in this latest release, but the most obvious is …

HDClone 4.2 Free adds Windows 8 support, GPT and faster copying
September 20, 2012 – 07:13 | Comments Off on HDClone 4.2 Free adds Windows 8 support, GPT and faster copying
HDClone 4.2 Free adds Windows 8 support, GPT and faster copying

The release of a new operating system often means that there is renewed interest in migration and backup tools and this is certainly the case with the imminent release of Windows 8. Hard drive cloning …

Opera 12.10 Beta adds Retina Display support, updates core
September 13, 2012 – 09:49 | Comments Off on Opera 12.10 Beta adds Retina Display support, updates core
Opera 12.10 Beta adds Retina Display support, updates core

Retina Display support continues to be added to more and more applications as they are updated, and the latest update for the beta candidate for Opera 12.10 . This is one of the headline features of the …