O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements
October 17, 2017 – 05:59 | Comments Off on O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements
O&O ShutUp10 1.6 adds Fall Creators Update support, UI improvements

The average Windows 10 user will never be aware of the privacy issues associated with the operating system and with every major update, these privacy rights are amended by Microsoft.
With the release of Windows 10 …

FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option
October 12, 2017 – 11:56 | Comments Off on FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option
FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option

Softland has released FBackup 7.0 and Backup4all 7.0, major new versions of its free and paid-for Windows backup products.
Both programs, which offer file-based backup and extended functionality via plug-ins, add new cloud backup destinations, while …

AOMEI PE Builder Free 2.0 released, now supports Windows XP through to Windows 10
October 11, 2017 – 07:18 | Comments Off on AOMEI PE Builder Free 2.0 released, now supports Windows XP through to Windows 10
AOMEI PE Builder Free 2.0 released, now supports Windows XP through to Windows 10

Three years ago, AOMEI unveiled the first version of PE Builder. We were thrilled, because it provided a simple – yet flexible – way of creating the Windows equivalent of a “live” Linux CD, whereby …

Look what’s back! It’s only Twitterrific 5 for your Mac.
October 10, 2017 – 10:24 | Comments Off on Look what’s back! It’s only Twitterrific 5 for your Mac.
Look what’s back! It’s only Twitterrific 5 for your Mac.

It seems like an eternity since we last used Twitterrific. It was a hugely popular Twitter client for the Mac and was our go-to tool for ages. Development slipped and we switched to other tools such …

Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall
October 6, 2017 – 10:45 | Comments Off on Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall
Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall

Why does anyone need a third-party firewall when Windows offers one of its own? One huge plus for switching firewalls is to provide yourself with two-way protection: the Windows Firewall only monitors inbound traffic from …

Adobe releases Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2018
October 4, 2017 – 07:12 | Comments Off on Adobe releases Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2018
Adobe releases Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2018

Adobe has released Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 and Adobe Premiere Elements 2018, brand new versions of its consumer-level photo-editing and video-editing suites.
Version 2018 remain standalone tools – allowing users to purchase them outright – and …

Protect yourself against malicious websites using Web of Trust
October 2, 2017 – 10:18 | Comments Off on Protect yourself against malicious websites using Web of Trust
Protect yourself against malicious websites using Web of Trust

We might regard ourselves as advanced web users, but ocassionally double-take when visiting a new website. Google a search term and you see a whole host possible options, including paid website ads and there’s very …

Macrium Reflect Free 7.1 adds Hyper-V support, now licensed for commercial use
September 29, 2017 – 05:38 | Comments Off on Macrium Reflect Free 7.1 adds Hyper-V support, now licensed for commercial use
Macrium Reflect Free 7.1 adds Hyper-V support, now licensed for commercial use

Paramount Software (UK) Ltd has released Macrium Reflect Free Edition 7.1, a major new release of its disk imaging backup tool for Windows.
Macrium Reflect 7.1 adds three headline features: integrated viBoot2 providing instant virtualisation of …

Firefox 56 unveils improved preferences, paves the way for Firefox Quantum
September 28, 2017 – 05:20 | Comments Off on Firefox 56 unveils improved preferences, paves the way for Firefox Quantum
Firefox 56 unveils improved preferences, paves the way for Firefox Quantum

Mozilla has released Firefox 56.0, with Firefox for Android 56.0 due imminently. Firefox 56’s chief highlight is the rollout of Firefox Screenshots to all users. The built-in tool for capturing, saving and sharing screenshots from …

Transfer your data and installed applications with EaseUS Todo PC Trans
September 27, 2017 – 10:29 | Comments Off on Transfer your data and installed applications with EaseUS Todo PC Trans
Transfer your data and installed applications with EaseUS Todo PC Trans

Go out and buy a brand new Windows 10 PC and it usually ships configured with a host of trial software, often sponsored by the software manufacturer, to encourage you to switch to an alternative office …

VMware release Workstation 14 and Fusion 10
September 27, 2017 – 05:39 | Comments Off on VMware release Workstation 14 and Fusion 10
VMware release Workstation 14 and Fusion 10

We wouldn’t define ourselves as “Mac users”, although we do use a Mac, quickly switching between OS X and Windows 10. It’s been this way for nearly 20 years, although 20 years ago, emulating Windows …