WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time
October 12, 2018 – 07:53 | Comments Off on WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time
WinStep unveils Nexus and Extreme 18.10, raises prices for first time

WinStep Software Technologies has announced a $5-10 price rise across its entire range, the first since the company launched in 1999. This follows on from the company’s recent updates to its flagship products with the …

WinStep Nexus Dock and Extreme 18.5 unveil major Dock improvements
June 1, 2018 – 10:37 | Comments Off on WinStep Nexus Dock and Extreme 18.5 unveil major Dock improvements
WinStep Nexus Dock and Extreme 18.5 unveil major Dock improvements

WinStep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, WinStep Nexus Dock and WinStep Extreme, to version 18.5. Despite the point release, WinStep is billing this as a “massive release”.
Docks are now accessible through NextSTART while the …

Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10
January 27, 2017 – 15:43 | Comments Off on Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10
Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10

Winstep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, Winstep Xtreme and Winstep Nexus, to version 17.10.
Winstep Xtreme, the company’s powerful set of desktop applications, gains a new Moon Phases module which shows you how the …

MadAppLauncher: an interesting visual application launcher
March 19, 2013 – 15:09 | Comments Off on MadAppLauncher: an interesting visual application launcher
MadAppLauncher: an interesting visual application launcher

There are plenty of ways to launch programs using hotkeys, and even Windows has one of its own (right-click a shortcut, select Properties > Shortcut and click the “Shortcut key” box), but remembering enough of …

sTabLauncher: a stylish, lightweight and configurable dock
December 13, 2012 – 13:55 | Comments Off on sTabLauncher: a stylish, lightweight and configurable dock
sTabLauncher: a stylish, lightweight and configurable dock

What’s the best way to organise and launch your programs? The arrival of Windows 8 has generated endless “Start Menu vs Start Screen” debates on this topic, but these have tended to miss an important …

Give your Mac’s dock a makeover with Docker
July 19, 2012 – 13:19 | Comments Off on Give your Mac’s dock a makeover with Docker
Give your Mac’s dock a makeover with Docker

Apple doesn’t make it easy to change certain parts of your Mac’s user interface, but arm yourself with the right tools and you can make radical changes with the help of third-party tools. And when …

WinStep Nexus and Extreme get “monster” 12.20 update
March 23, 2012 – 13:18 | Comments Off on WinStep Nexus and Extreme get “monster” 12.20 update
WinStep Nexus and Extreme get “monster” 12.20 update

WinStep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, WinStep Nexus and WinStep Extreme, to version 12.20. Despite the relatively minor version number, WinStep claims this is a “monster release”.
There are numerous new features in both releases, …

Get your chat on – Facebook Messenger for Windows unleashed
March 6, 2012 – 08:30 | Comments Off on Get your chat on – Facebook Messenger for Windows unleashed
Get your chat on – Facebook Messenger for Windows unleashed

The popularity of Facebook shows no signs of abating, and after annoying a large percentage of its users with the forced introduction of the timeline, the social network has released a Windows app to help …

Get a powerful, customizable and free dock for Windows with WinStep Nexus
November 25, 2011 – 12:47 | Comments Off on Get a powerful, customizable and free dock for Windows with WinStep Nexus
Get a powerful, customizable and free dock for Windows with WinStep Nexus

Anyone who’s ever used a Mac will probably be aware how beautiful and functional its dock is. In comparison, the Windows Taskbar – even the revamped version sported in Windows 7 – can feel a …

HyperDock 1.0 released: adds welcome new features to Mac desktop
February 4, 2011 – 07:24 | Comments Off on HyperDock 1.0 released: adds welcome new features to Mac desktop
HyperDock 1.0 released: adds welcome new features to Mac desktop

Looking to combine the best bits of Windows 7’s desktop with your Snow Leopard-powered Mac? HyperDock 1.0 aims to fill in the gaps by bringing two of Windows 7’s best features – pop-up thumbnail previews …

Get the best features of Windows 7 on your Mac desktop
January 13, 2011 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Get the best features of Windows 7 on your Mac desktop
Get the best features of Windows 7 on your Mac desktop

Most people consider the Mac OS X desktop superior to Windows, which is why there are plenty of utilities for Windows users that try to mimic elements like the Mac OS X Dock in Windows. …