avast! 8 beta now available
February 1, 2013 – 18:58 | Comments Off on avast! 8 beta now available
avast! 8 beta now available

AVAST Software has released the first public beta of avast! 8 (or the first official one, anyway). Downloads are available for avast! Free Antivirus, avast! Pro Antivirus, avast! Premier Antivirus and avast! Internet Security.
The immediately …

27 top downloads from the past seven days
August 25, 2012 – 06:50 | Comments Off on 27 top downloads from the past seven days
27 top downloads from the past seven days

After a brief vacation, it’s time for another software roundup to catch up on the biggest and best releases from the last week. We’ll start by taking a look at some of the apps that …

Downloadcrew Software Store roundup – save a bundle on top software in June
June 19, 2012 – 11:47 | Comments Off on Downloadcrew Software Store roundup – save a bundle on top software in June
Downloadcrew Software Store roundup – save a bundle on top software in June

We’ve made it to June – the year just seems to be flying by! – and with each passing month there are more and more great offers in the Downloadcrew Software Store. In fact, there …

avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web
April 30, 2012 – 07:36 | Comments Off on avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web
avast! Free Antivirus for Mac exits beta, protects OSX from the dark side of the web

Macs have been in the news more than normal recently as the Flashback Trojan proved that the platform is just as prone to viruses and malware as Windows and other operating systems.  It has long …

Store Roundup – Make April a money-saving month with the special offers in the Downloadcrew Software Store
April 6, 2012 – 13:41 | Comments Off on Store Roundup – Make April a money-saving month with the special offers in the Downloadcrew Software Store
Store Roundup – Make April a money-saving month with the special offers in the Downloadcrew Software Store

Looking to save some money on your software purchases? Look no further than the Downloadcrew Software Store this April where you’ll find all manner of bargain on everything from security tools to audio and video editing …

avast! Free 7 users, upgrade to Pro and save 75% from the MSRP!
March 4, 2012 – 05:14 | Comments Off on avast! Free 7 users, upgrade to Pro and save 75% from the MSRP!
avast! Free 7 users, upgrade to Pro and save 75% from the MSRP!

While some free antivirus tools are a little short on functionality, that’s not a problem with avast! Free Antivirus 7. A Compatible installation option helps you run the program alongside other security tools, you get …

23 software releases and updates you may have missed this week
February 24, 2012 – 16:35 | Comments Off on 23 software releases and updates you may have missed this week
23 software releases and updates you may have missed this week

February may be the shortest month of the year, but the list of software releases over the past seven days is just as long as ever. This week we have collected together 23 key releases …

23 red hot software releases & updates you may have missed this week
February 17, 2012 – 14:03 | Comments Off on 23 red hot software releases & updates you may have missed this week
23 red hot software releases & updates you may have missed this week

There has been a great deal of activity in the security software department this week, starting with the release of Avast! 7 Free (beta2), a preview of what to expect from the upcoming antivirus tool. …

19 software releases and updates you may have missed this week
February 11, 2012 – 11:35 | Comments Off on 19 software releases and updates you may have missed this week
19 software releases and updates you may have missed this week

This week has seen an impressive number of releases – so many that you may have missed one or two. In this roundup we’ve collected together some of the highlights starting with a selection of …

Avast! 7 debuts custom install, cloud services, brand new interface
February 9, 2012 – 10:29 | Comments Off on Avast! 7 debuts custom install, cloud services, brand new interface
Avast! 7 debuts custom install, cloud services, brand new interface

AVAST Software has released the first public betas of its 2012 security family, in the shape of avast! 7 Free, Pro and Internet Security.
One immediately obvious change comes in the revamped installer. If you’re tired …

Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week
September 9, 2011 – 16:12 | Comments Off on Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week
Downloads roundup: 29 apps, updates and more that may have escaped your notice this week

This has been another busy week in the world of software releases, and there has been more news than normal in the field of security; both AVG and Norton products have been unveiled. AVG Internet …