Review: AVG Internet Security 2013
September 6, 2012 – 11:04 | Comments Off on Review: AVG Internet Security 2013
Review: AVG Internet Security 2013

AVG Internet Security has always been a likeable security suite, with all the core components you need to keep your PC safe: antivirus, firewall, spam filter, browsing protection and more.
But of course it’s not perfect, …

Review: True Image 2013 by Acronis
September 3, 2012 – 18:22 | 3 Comments
Review: True Image 2013 by Acronis

Backup software comes in many different varieties – file-based, disk imaging, synchronisation tools, continuous data protection, and more – which can make it tricky to identify precisely which package you need.
But if that sounds too …

Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2013
August 24, 2012 – 15:14 | Comments Off on Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2013
Review: Kaspersky Internet Security 2013

If you like your security suites to be hassle-free then Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 should impress you immediately. Installation was quick and easy, no complicated options to consider, and the program was up and running …

Review: Genie Timeline Professional 2012
July 10, 2012 – 06:28 | Comments Off on Review: Genie Timeline Professional 2012
Review: Genie Timeline Professional 2012

It’s no secret that running regular backups should be an essential part of every PC owner’s routine. But most people don’t bother, not least because setting this up on their own system can be such …

Review: Bitdefender Internet Security 2013
July 3, 2012 – 16:42 | 2 Comments
Review: Bitdefender Internet Security 2013

If you like your security suites to be feature-rich then Bitdefender’s offerings have always been a good choice. And the company’s latest releases show there’s no sign of that changing any time soon: Bitdefender Internet …

Quick Review: IObit Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus 2013
June 28, 2012 – 06:24 | Comments Off on Quick Review: IObit Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus 2013
Quick Review: IObit Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus 2013

Security is a key concern for all users of Windows, but coming a close second is a desire to get the best possible performance. IObit Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus 2013 is an all-in-one suite that has …

Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer MX 8.1
May 22, 2012 – 13:42 | Comments Off on Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer MX 8.1
Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer MX 8.1

Equipping your PC for professional graphics work normally involves buying several different applications, learning their various interfaces and hoping they’ll somehow all work together.
Xara’s philosophy is a little different, though: their new Photo & Graphic …

Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra
April 27, 2012 – 06:34 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra
Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra

CyberLink make some great media software – PowerDirector is probably the best consumer video editor available today – but, unsurprisingly, for the most part it isn’t cheap. Equipping yourself with the company’s media player, media …

Review: Xara Web Designer MX 8 Premium
April 3, 2012 – 11:41 | Comments Off on Review: Xara Web Designer MX 8 Premium
Review: Xara Web Designer MX 8 Premium

Some people see WYSIWYG web builders as basic, limited, strictly for novice home users who’ll be satisfied with the poor quality templates and limited customisation options they usually offer.
Xara Web Designer MX 8 Premium, fortunately, …

Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 12 Suite
March 7, 2012 – 18:26 | Comments Off on Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 12 Suite
Review: Paragon Hard Disk Manager 12 Suite

Keeping your hard drives in order is a complex task which can often require an entire library of tools and utilities. Or, alternatively, you could just install Paragon Software’s Hard Disk Manager 12 Suite, which …

Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3
March 6, 2012 – 11:09 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3
Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3

CyberLink may be a huge name in the video world, thanks to powerful applications like PowerDirector, but when it comes to photo workflow applications they’re still relative beginners. And so it was no surprise that …