Thunderbirds 7 (Beta) and 8 (Earlybird) are go
August 29, 2011 – 05:55 | Comments Off on Thunderbirds 7 (Beta) and 8 (Earlybird) are go
Thunderbirds 7 (Beta) and 8 (Earlybird) are go

Mozilla has released beta and alpha versions of Thunderbird for testing purposes, mirroring the release cycle of Thunderbird’s sister project, Firefox. Thunderbird 7 Beta, which will install over the top of any existing Thunderbird installation, …

Thunderbird 6 follows Firefox 6 out of the door
August 16, 2011 – 11:28 | 3 Comments
Thunderbird 6 follows Firefox 6 out of the door

Mozilla has placed the final release of Thunderbird 6 on its download servers to coincide with the earlier release of Firefox 6. Changes are few and far between in this latest build, with the only …

Add a calendar to Thunderbird 5 with Lightning 1.0b5
July 30, 2011 – 08:22 | Comments Off on Add a calendar to Thunderbird 5 with Lightning 1.0b5
Add a calendar to Thunderbird 5 with Lightning 1.0b5

Mozilla Thunderbird is a great cross platform email, newsgroup and RSS reader that’s very configurable and open source. It lacks very little in these areas, but anyone used to Microsoft Outlook might well want …

YouSendIt simplifies file syncing, sharing and sending with new desktop and mobile apps
July 26, 2011 – 17:05 | Comments Off on YouSendIt simplifies file syncing, sharing and sending with new desktop and mobile apps
YouSendIt simplifies file syncing, sharing and sending with new desktop and mobile apps

Cloud-based file sync and sharing solutions are not exactly thin on the ground, as any user of Wuala, AVG LiveKive, Dropbox, SugarSync and SpiderOak will tell you. That’s why being able to stand out from …

Postbox 2.5 released, revamps user interface
June 29, 2011 – 12:08 | Comments Off on Postbox 2.5 released, revamps user interface
Postbox 2.5 released, revamps user interface

Postbox Inc has released Postbox 2.5, a major update to its cross-platform email client for Windows and Mac users. Version 2.5 features a redesigned user interface with new views, including an inline quick reply option, …

SeaMonkey 2.1 released, adds browser sync and other improved features to Mozilla’s all-in-one suite
June 10, 2011 – 10:30 | Comments Off on SeaMonkey 2.1 released, adds browser sync and other improved features to Mozilla’s all-in-one suite
SeaMonkey 2.1 released, adds browser sync and other improved features to Mozilla’s all-in-one suite

Mozilla has released a major update of its all-in-one application suite, SeaMonkey. Comprising browser, email client, IRC chat client and webpage editor, SeaMonkey 2.1 is major new release, adding support for browser sync, personas (lightweight …

Thunderbird Conversations brings threaded emails and more to Mozilla’s email client
June 4, 2011 – 14:21 | One Comment
Thunderbird Conversations brings threaded emails and more to Mozilla’s email client

Thunderbird is a pleasingly powerful, but often overlooked email client that comes from the same stable as Firefox. Mozilla’s email client features a similar add-on system to Firefox and this means that the program can …

Thunderbird 5 Beta released – minor changes, major version number
June 3, 2011 – 07:29 | One Comment
Thunderbird 5 Beta released – minor changes, major version number

After a period of 18 months, Mozilla has released a beta version of a forthcoming major update to its email client. Thunderbird 5.0b1 will surprise many Thunderbird users because it appears that version 4 has …

Sparrow 1.2 flies on to the Mac complete with unified inbox, redesigned interface and more
May 26, 2011 – 12:17 | Comments Off on Sparrow 1.2 flies on to the Mac complete with unified inbox, redesigned interface and more
Sparrow 1.2 flies on to the Mac complete with unified inbox, redesigned interface and more

Sparrow, the minimalist email client for Mac, has been updated to version 1.2. The latest release sees a number of improvements and additions, including the much requested unified inbox – this works in much the …

Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events
May 3, 2011 – 16:11 | Comments Off on Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events
Gmail Notifier Pro keeps you updated about new emails, feeds and calendar events

If you’re looking for a way to keep a track of your Google accounts, Gmail Notifier Pro may well be the tool you have been looking for. Although the name of the program may suggest …

The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security
April 7, 2011 – 10:08 | Comments Off on The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security
The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security

RITLabs has released a major update to its email client. The Bat! 5.0 features a complete rework of the program’s intercommunication mechanisms, which significantly improves the way it access mail via IMAP. Not only does …