Roundup: 32 – count ‘em – great software releases you may have missed this week
March 16, 2012 – 15:24 | Comments Off on Roundup: 32 – count ‘em – great software releases you may have missed this week
Roundup: 32 – count ‘em – great software releases you may have missed this week

This has been a week dominated by news about hardware releases from Apple, but there has still be plenty going on in the software world. If you’re running Windows but like the idea of trying …

Thunderbird 12 beta continues Mozilla’s rapid release schedule with minor updates
March 16, 2012 – 08:41 | Comments Off on Thunderbird 12 beta continues Mozilla’s rapid release schedule with minor updates
Thunderbird 12 beta continues Mozilla’s rapid release schedule with minor updates

The house of Mozilla is pumping out application updates faster than ever, and while we have now become used to the accelerated release schedule of Firefox – and indeed other browsers – this is not …

Peek into the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s coming in future versions
March 16, 2012 – 05:21 | Comments Off on Peek into the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s coming in future versions
Peek into the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s coming in future versions

As part of Mozilla’s rapid-release cycle program for its open-source, cross-platform browser, the recent release of Firefox 11 FINAL has now been followed by updates for its various developmental branches, namely Firefox 12 Beta, Firefox …

Bring the Start menu back to Windows 8 with Start8
March 6, 2012 – 18:41 | Comments Off on Bring the Start menu back to Windows 8 with Start8
Bring the Start menu back to Windows 8 with Start8

If you’ve installed the Consumer Preview of Windows 8, you can’t have failed to notice that there appears to be a glaring omission. The absence of a familiar Start button is something that has fazed …

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 …

Google Chrome 18 beta unveiled, promises improved graphics performance
February 10, 2012 – 07:17 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 18 beta unveiled, promises improved graphics performance
Google Chrome 18 beta unveiled, promises improved graphics performance

Hot on the heels of the final release of Google Chrome 17, Google has updated Google Chrome Beta to version 18. Its headline new feature is improved 2D graphics performance in HTML5 and a software rasterizer …

Google Chrome comes to Android – for Ice Cream Sandwich devices, at least
February 8, 2012 – 07:30 | One Comment
Google Chrome comes to Android – for Ice Cream Sandwich devices, at least

It may seem odd that Google Chrome, the web browser produced by Google, the same company behind the mobile Android platform, has taken so long to come to Android. Whatever the reasons for the app’s …

Take a peek in the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s new in Beta, Aurora and Nightly builds
February 3, 2012 – 10:52 | Comments Off on Take a peek in the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s new in Beta, Aurora and Nightly builds
Take a peek in the future of Firefox with our guide to what’s new in Beta, Aurora and Nightly builds

Following on from the release of Firefox 10 FINAL, Mozilla has updated its developmental branches to versions 11 (Beta), 12 (Aurora/UX) and 13 (Nightly) respectively.
As always, the rapid release cycle – a new version of …

Quick ‘n’ Easy Web Builder brings advanced site creation to Windows, Mac and Linux
February 1, 2012 – 09:53 | Comments Off on Quick ‘n’ Easy Web Builder brings advanced site creation to Windows, Mac and Linux
Quick ‘n’ Easy Web Builder brings advanced site creation to Windows, Mac and Linux

Creating a web site is something that many people feel an urge to do but, as with many things, the perceived steep learning curve is enough to put most people off the idea. In reality, …

Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week
January 20, 2012 – 19:01 | Comments Off on Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week
Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week

This has been another busy week for software releases, so it would not b surprising if some gems had escaped your attention. This is exactly why we put together these weekly roundups, bringing you a …

Roundup: 21 software releases from the last seven days that you may have missed
January 14, 2012 – 07:25 | Comments Off on Roundup: 21 software releases from the last seven days that you may have missed
Roundup: 21 software releases from the last seven days that you may have missed

We’re only just through the second week of January, but the number of software releases is just as fast as ever. There have been so many applications hitting the servers over the last seven days, …