MaskMe: Create disposable email addresses as required with this handy Chrome extension
December 12, 2012 – 10:44 | Comments Off on MaskMe: Create disposable email addresses as required with this handy Chrome extension
MaskMe: Create disposable email addresses as required with this handy Chrome extension

Sign up for an account with a website and you’ll usually see them promising not to share your details with others. “We hate spam as much as you do”, they might claim, although none of …

Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about
December 5, 2012 – 10:38 | Comments Off on Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about
Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about

Google has unveiled two major iOS app updates with the release of Gmail – email from Google 2.0 and YouTube for iOS 1.1.0. Gmail 2.0 has been completely rebuilt from the ground up, debuting a …

Is that email address legitimate? Email Checker Basic can tell you. (Sometimes.)
September 20, 2012 – 06:49 | Comments Off on Is that email address legitimate? Email Checker Basic can tell you. (Sometimes.)
Is that email address legitimate? Email Checker Basic can tell you. (Sometimes.)

You’ve found what you think is an email address for a friend, or colleague – but is it really valid? If you don’t want to send an email to find out (or you’re checking so …

Firefox 15 FINAL and Thunderbird 15 FINAL hit the Mozilla download servers
August 28, 2012 – 09:25 | Comments Off on Firefox 15 FINAL and Thunderbird 15 FINAL hit the Mozilla download servers
Firefox 15 FINAL and Thunderbird 15 FINAL hit the Mozilla download servers

Mozilla has quietly placed major new versions of its open-source, cross-platform web browser and email client on to its download servers ahead of an official release.
Firefox 15 FINAL benefits largely from behind-the-scenes performance tweaks, while …

Sizester is your all-in-one image resizing and sharing app
August 20, 2012 – 17:31 | Comments Off on Sizester is your all-in-one image resizing and sharing app
Sizester is your all-in-one image resizing and sharing app

Before you share images via email, Facebook, or some other online means, the chances are that you have to spend time resizing them. |This may be to overcome size restrictions – in the case of …

Windows Essentials 2012 released, updates two apps, swaps Live Mesh for SkyDrive
August 8, 2012 – 08:32 | 2 Comments
Windows Essentials 2012 released, updates two apps, swaps Live Mesh for SkyDrive

Microsoft has released Windows Essentials 2012 for Windows 7 and 8 users. The new release – which sees the “Live” part dropped from its name – features notable new features and improvements to its multimedia tools, …

Keep up to date with notification from your Android device at your desktop with DeskNotifier
July 26, 2012 – 07:18 | Comments Off on Keep up to date with notification from your Android device at your desktop with DeskNotifier
Keep up to date with notification from your Android device at your desktop with DeskNotifier

How many times do you look at your phone when you are at your computer? If you are working in an office you may well have done the decent thing and turned down your volume …

Thunderbird 15 Beta debuts curvy new interface, minor new features
July 19, 2012 – 07:52 | Comments Off on Thunderbird 15 Beta debuts curvy new interface, minor new features
Thunderbird 15 Beta debuts curvy new interface, minor new features

After the furore surrounding Mozilla’s recent announcement that it’s to place its email client, Thunderbird, into an “extended support release”, the launch of Thunderbird 15.0 Beta 1 was always bound to attract attention. And it’s certainly …

AVG MultiMi leaves beta, makes social networking easier than ever
July 18, 2012 – 08:49 | Comments Off on AVG MultiMi leaves beta, makes social networking easier than ever
AVG MultiMi leaves beta, makes social networking easier than ever

Social networks are great tools, but there are now so many of them it can be something of a nightmarish task keeping on top of all of them. Using the likes of Facebook, Twitter and …

Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins
July 17, 2012 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins
Firefox 14.0.1 adds silent updates, click-to-play preference for plug-ins

Mozilla has updated both its open-source browser and email clients with the release of both Firefox 14.0.1 FINAL, and Thunderbird 14.0 FINAL.
Firefox 14’s most notable new features are the switching on of secure connections when …

EssentialPIM 5.0 organizes your life, syncs with iOS and Android
July 9, 2012 – 17:21 | Comments Off on EssentialPIM 5.0 organizes your life, syncs with iOS and Android
EssentialPIM 5.0 organizes your life, syncs with iOS and Android

Everyone needs to keep their life organized and any tool that can help with this is to be welcomed. One such piece of software is EssentialPIM which has just been updated to version 5.0 and …