Make quick website updates using Adobe Brackets
September 25, 2017 – 10:14 | No Comment
Make quick website updates using Adobe Brackets

It didn’t seem that long ago that all website editing was made by hand, coded carefully, put live and tested until the page worked as planned. The advantage of producing web pages in this manner is that …

Draw, paint and optimise your pictures with NPS Image Editor
May 29, 2017 – 15:00 | Comments Off on Draw, paint and optimise your pictures with NPS Image Editor
Draw, paint and optimise your pictures with NPS Image Editor

NPS Image Editor is an unusual freeware tool which aims to provide the simplicity of Microsoft Paint with far more functionality, including custom brushes, filters and transparency control.
The program looks much like a stripped-back version …

Jarte 6.0 Plus adds Autohotkey scripting and automation
May 22, 2017 – 06:08 | Comments Off on Jarte 6.0 Plus adds Autohotkey scripting and automation
Jarte 6.0 Plus adds Autohotkey scripting and automation

Carolina Read Software has unveiled Jarte 6.0, a major update for its Windows WordPad-based word processor.
The $19.95 Jarte Plus 6.0 build now supports running custom AutoHotkey scripts when you open a document, hit a hotkey …

GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference
April 12, 2017 – 04:38 | Comments Off on GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference
GetDiz: a Notepad replacement with a difference

Notepad replacements are usually aimed at the most technical users, and like to boast about their syntax highlighting for 500 languages, customisable Git integration and support for more code pages than you ever knew existed.
GetDiz …

Registry Finder adds concurrent search support
April 10, 2017 – 10:18 | Comments Off on Registry Finder adds concurrent search support
Registry Finder adds concurrent search support

Sergey Filippov’s excellent Registry editor and search tool Registry Finder has hit version 2.18 with some major additions.
The big news is that searches now run independently of everything else. There’s no need to sit and …

OpenShot 2.3 ships with real-time video transforms
March 31, 2017 – 06:18 | Comments Off on OpenShot 2.3 ships with real-time video transforms
OpenShot 2.3 ships with real-time video transforms

Open source video editor OpenShot has just hit version 2.3 in what the developer calls “one of the biggest updates ever”.
Highlights start with a new Transform tool which enables moving and resizing video with the …

Kdenlive is a powerful video editor for… Windows?
March 18, 2017 – 19:33 | Comments Off on Kdenlive is a powerful video editor for… Windows?
Kdenlive is a powerful video editor for… Windows?

Kdenlive has been a popular non-linear video editor in the Linux world for a very long time, but the developers have also recently released a first Windows port.
The build doesn’t skimp on functions: there’s a …

Wavosaur 1.3 released
February 26, 2017 – 17:37 | Comments Off on Wavosaur 1.3 released
Wavosaur 1.3 released

Quirky audio editor Wavosaur (32-bit) has hit version 1.3 with some major additions and extensions.
New “Wavosaur Widgets” are small dockable windows which display real-time scopes, stereo balance and other charts and measurements.

Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2
December 28, 2016 – 07:38 | Comments Off on Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2
Edit video in 4K for free with OpenShot 2.2

The future is Ultra HD, or 4K as it’s known to its friends. Ultra HD TVs and displays are slowly coming into the mainstream, and of course they’re being joined by 4K-capable cameras. But how …

PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor
December 23, 2016 – 15:22 | Comments Off on PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor
PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor

PhotoDonut is a powerful cross-platform photo processor which provides a host of interesting ways to enhance and improve your images.
You could use the program as a quick way to enhance any photo. Open the picture, …

IrfanView 4.44 released
December 21, 2016 – 09:12 | Comments Off on IrfanView 4.44 released
IrfanView 4.44 released

The superb freeware image viewer IrfanView has hit version 4.44 with a pile of tweaks and additions.
A much-improved histogram is now modeless, and offers curves, RGB and other viewing selections.