Avast! purchase CCleaner developer, Piriform
July 26, 2017 – 12:04 | No Comment
Avast! purchase CCleaner developer, Piriform

It’s been a busy time for the guys at Avast! Last year they integrated AVG into their business and in 2017 they’ve gone out and purchased Piriform, a company better known for their freeware CCleaner, …

CCleaner 5.21 release fails to excite thanks to meagre list of changes
August 16, 2016 – 10:35 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.21 release fails to excite thanks to meagre list of changes
CCleaner 5.21 release fails to excite thanks to meagre list of changes

Piriform Software has released CCleaner 5.21 and CCleaner 5.21 Portable for Windows PCs. The app’s rate of development continues to slow, this release once again focussing on minor updates and improvements instead of introducing new …

CCleaner 5.19 tweaks browser and Windows 10 MRU cleaning routines
June 21, 2016 – 09:58 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.19 tweaks browser and Windows 10 MRU cleaning routines
CCleaner 5.19 tweaks browser and Windows 10 MRU cleaning routines

Piriform Software has released CCleaner 5.19 and CCleaner 5.19 Portable for Windows PCs. Once again, it’s a minor release, focussing on improvements, optimisations and some small bug fixes.
The new release has no new features or …

CCleaner 5.16 FINAL tweaks browser cleaning tools
March 23, 2016 – 08:17 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.16 FINAL tweaks browser cleaning tools
CCleaner 5.16 FINAL tweaks browser cleaning tools

Piriform Software has released CCleaner 5.16 and CCleaner 5.16 Portable for Windows PCs.
Once again, the latest release focuses on fine-tuning the program’s browser-cleaning tools, with tweaks for Opera, Chrome and Edge the major highlights.

CCleaner 5.10 FINAL and CCleaner for Mac 1.10 focus on browser cleaning
September 25, 2015 – 05:05 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.10 FINAL and CCleaner for Mac 1.10 focus on browser cleaning
CCleaner 5.10 FINAL and CCleaner for Mac 1.10 focus on browser cleaning

Piriform Software has released CCleaner 5.10 and CCleaner 5.10 Portable for Windows PCs, along with CCleaner for Mac 1.10.
Both builds focus on browser improvements, while PC users gain faster start-up times and improvements to the …

CCleaner 5.08 FINAL strengthens Windows 10 compatibility
July 24, 2015 – 07:30 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.08 FINAL strengthens Windows 10 compatibility
CCleaner 5.08 FINAL strengthens Windows 10 compatibility

Piriform Software has released CCleaner 5.0.8 FINAL and CCleaner 5.0.8 Portable, the latest builds of its Windows cleaning tool.
The new build promises compatibility with the RTM build (10240) of Windows 10, and adds support for …

CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps
June 25, 2015 – 08:24 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps
CCleaner 5.07 FINAL released – allows users to manage Firefox Web Apps

Piriform has unveiled the latest monthly update to its Windows cleaning tool with the release of CCleaner 5.07 FINAL. The new release is also available as a portable build.
The headline new feature is the ability …

CCleaner 5.06 FINAL released – adds support for forthcoming Microsoft Edge and IE12 browsers
May 27, 2015 – 08:41 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.06 FINAL released – adds support for forthcoming Microsoft Edge and IE12 browsers
CCleaner 5.06 FINAL released – adds support for forthcoming Microsoft Edge and IE12 browsers

Piriform has unveiled its routine monthly update to CCleaner with the release of CCleaner 5.06 for Windows PCs. The new release is also available as a portable build.
There’s only one new feature of note in …

CCleaner 5 FINAL released – unveils redesigned user interface, improved Chrome support
November 26, 2014 – 06:05 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5 FINAL released – unveils redesigned user interface, improved Chrome support
CCleaner 5 FINAL released – unveils redesigned user interface, improved Chrome support

Just weeks after unveiling a public beta, Piriform has released CCleaner 5.0 FINAL for Windows PCs. Also available as a portable build, version 5 shows off a new interface design.
The new release also widens support …

CCleaner 5.0 first beta gets a flat new(-ish) look
November 15, 2014 – 14:34 | Comments Off on CCleaner 5.0 first beta gets a flat new(-ish) look
CCleaner 5.0 first beta gets a flat new(-ish) look

Piriform has released the first beta for CCleaner 5.0, its popular system cleanup tool.
The only change so far is the move to a flat interface, and even that is largely cosmetic. Functions and features are …

CCEnhancer 4.1 released, extends CCleaner support to hundreds of programs
September 29, 2014 – 07:31 | Comments Off on CCEnhancer 4.1 released, extends CCleaner support to hundreds of programs
CCEnhancer 4.1 released, extends CCleaner support to hundreds of programs

Ever felt frustrated by CCleaner’s relative limited support for third-party apps? Did you know you can – with a lot of care – add your own programs to its cleaning database? Does that sound a …