TeamViewer 14 Preview is here with new augmented reality Pilot mode
October 24, 2018 – 06:18 | Comments Off on TeamViewer 14 Preview is here with new augmented reality Pilot mode
TeamViewer 14 Preview is here  with new augmented reality Pilot mode

We handle support for novice computer users and you’ll be surprised how many of these customers do not understand the basics of computing. Sell them security software and many can’t install the new suite as …

Advanced SystemCare 12 includes a new privacy shield
October 24, 2018 – 05:32 | Comments Off on Advanced SystemCare 12 includes a new privacy shield
Advanced SystemCare 12 includes a new privacy shield

Should you keep your system optimised or simply allow Windows to keep your computer in-check? A few years ago, data would build, junk would collate and it was relatively easy to cause a blue screen …

Firefox Quantum 63 focusses on performance improvements, minor tweaks
October 22, 2018 – 10:41 | Comments Off on Firefox Quantum 63 focusses on performance improvements, minor tweaks
Firefox Quantum 63 focusses on performance improvements, minor tweaks

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 63.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 63.0.
Like the previous release there are no major highlights to report, but both Windows and Mac users will be encouraged to update …

Chrome 70 introduces more control over security features
October 17, 2018 – 06:42 | Comments Off on Chrome 70 introduces more control over security features
Chrome 70 introduces more control over security features

Google has released Chrome 70.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, along with Chrome for iOS 70.0. Chrome for Android 70.0 is due imminently.
The desktop version of the browser gains several new security related features to …

WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time
October 12, 2018 – 07:53 | Comments Off on WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time
WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time

WinStep Software Technologies has announced a $5-10 price rise across its entire range, the first since the company launched in 1999. This follows on from the company’s recent updates to its flagship products with the …

Avira Internet Security 2019 boasts triple-faceted protection with new password manager
October 3, 2018 – 06:50 | Comments Off on Avira Internet Security 2019 boasts triple-faceted protection with new password manager
Avira Internet Security 2019 boasts triple-faceted protection with new password manager

Security developer Avira has released Avira Internet Security Suite 2019, a brand new version of its flagship security tool for Windows.
Version 2019 brings together all the vendor’s tools under one roof, and adds one new …

Love Dynamic Desktop? Move up to 24 Hour Wallpaper
October 2, 2018 – 06:28 | Comments Off on Love Dynamic Desktop? Move up to 24 Hour Wallpaper
Love Dynamic Desktop? Move up to 24 Hour Wallpaper

We’ve worked for years with potential eye strain and it’s only recently we’re taking it seriously. The first step was Apple adding a warmer edge to the desktop panel, so by the end of the …

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 …

Vivaldi 2.0 adds new Sync feature, resizable tiled tabs and floating web panels
September 26, 2018 – 04:30 | Comments Off on Vivaldi 2.0 adds new Sync feature, resizable tiled tabs and floating web panels
Vivaldi 2.0 adds new Sync feature, resizable tiled tabs and floating web panels

Customisable web browser Vivaldi 2.0 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux. This challenger web browser, which has boasted over 1,500 improvements since its initial launch in 2016, unveils yet more major changes.
Chief among …

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 …