Software roundup: 23 downloads to get June off to a great start
June 2, 2012 – 06:27 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 23 downloads to get June off to a great start
Software roundup: 23 downloads to get June off to a great start

By far the biggest releases of the past week comes from Microsoft. The up-coming Windows 8 is now really not too far away and you can check to see whether your computer is going to …

Software roundup: 27 downloads you may have missed this week
May 19, 2012 – 04:13 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 27 downloads you may have missed this week
Software roundup: 27 downloads you may have missed this week

Halfway through May and the software release schedule shows no sign of abating – and this has been a particularly busy week for beta releases. Some of the biggest releases come from security experts Norton, …

ESET Smart Security 6, NOD32 Antivirus 6 public betas now available
May 18, 2012 – 10:10 | Comments Off on ESET Smart Security 6, NOD32 Antivirus 6 public betas now available
ESET Smart Security 6, NOD32 Antivirus 6 public betas now available

ESET has released NOD32 Antivirus 6 and Smart Security 6 to public beta, and is attempting to lure early adopters by offering a chance to win one of 500 one-year licences for Smart Security.
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Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing
May 15, 2012 – 14:03 | Comments Off on Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing
Chrome 19 goes stable! Latest Google browser features tab syncing

Google has just pumped out another stable release of its web browser as Chrome 19 sees the light of day. It seems as though new browser releases are becoming an almost daily occurrence these days, …

A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated
April 26, 2012 – 08:15 | Comments Off on A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated
A change is gonna come: see what’s stewing in the Firefox cook pot as pre-release channels are updated

Following on from the release of Firefox 12 FINAL, Mozilla has updated its developmental branches to versions 13 (Beta), 14 (Aurora) and 15 (Nightly/UX) respectively. Those looking for major changes in version 12 will have …

Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface
April 24, 2012 – 07:14 | Comments Off on Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface
Opera 12 boosted with hardware acceleration, new icon and RTL interface

It is only a week since Opera 12 was graced with the addition of support for cameras, and since then two new builds have been released that push the development of the browser even further. Performance …

Spotify for Android 0.5 beta sports ICS support and redesign
April 20, 2012 – 11:16 | Comments Off on Spotify for Android 0.5 beta sports ICS support and redesign
Spotify for Android 0.5 beta sports ICS support and redesign

Android users with a Spotify Premium subscription can get a sneak preview of the upcoming app before it hits Google Play by download the beta version of the software. Spotify for Android has been updated making …

Smile for the camera – Opera Next adds support for cameras to the latest snapshot
April 17, 2012 – 11:38 | Comments Off on Smile for the camera – Opera Next adds support for cameras to the latest snapshot
Smile for the camera – Opera Next adds support for cameras to the latest snapshot

Things continue to develop apace in the world of Opera, with the latest snapshot of Opera Next showcasing camera support. The latest addition to the browser means that developers will now be able to use JavaScript …

Design your own Flash, iOS and Android games with the Stencyl 2.0 beta
April 12, 2012 – 13:29 | Comments Off on Design your own Flash, iOS and Android games with the Stencyl 2.0 beta
Design your own Flash, iOS and Android games with the Stencyl 2.0 beta

Coding a game may be something you like the idea of but, much like putting together a web site, without the right tools to work with it can seem like an incredibly daunting task. There …

Take your tabs with you in the latest Chrome 19 beta
April 10, 2012 – 16:49 | Comments Off on Take your tabs with you in the latest Chrome 19 beta
Take your tabs with you in the latest Chrome 19 beta

Most of us now use at least two devices to connect to the internet and while this freedom of connectivity is great in many respects, there are also problems associated with it. One of the …

Wahoo! Latest Opera 12 boosts CSS3 and HTML 5 support, adds 64-bit snapshots
March 26, 2012 – 15:46 | Comments Off on Wahoo! Latest Opera 12 boosts CSS3 and HTML 5 support, adds 64-bit snapshots
Wahoo! Latest Opera 12 boosts CSS3 and HTML 5 support, adds 64-bit snapshots

The development of Opera continues apace and for anyone wanting to try out the very latest features of the browser have a new version to install. The latest build of Wahoo (the codename for Opera …