Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1
December 19, 2011 – 16:40 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1
Quick Review: Facebook for iOS 4.1

The iOS Facebook app has been something of a staple installation for iPad and iPhone owners. The app has undergone various developments over the years, including finally getting a dedicated iPad app. As the Facebook …

TweetDeck 1.0 leaves beta, Adobe AIR, and some disgruntled users behind
December 9, 2011 – 12:16 | Comments Off on TweetDeck 1.0 leaves beta, Adobe AIR, and some disgruntled users behind
TweetDeck 1.0 leaves beta, Adobe AIR, and some disgruntled users behind

Twitter has released the first stable release of TweetDeck 1.0, its recently acquired, multi-columned Twitter client. TweetDeck 1.0, which runs on both Mac and Windows, is the first release to be written in native code as …

Ashampoo Burning Studio 11 debuts Facebook, Dropbox, Picasa, Flickr integration
November 23, 2011 – 09:01 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Burning Studio 11 debuts Facebook, Dropbox, Picasa, Flickr integration
Ashampoo Burning Studio 11 debuts Facebook, Dropbox, Picasa, Flickr integration

Ashampoo’s Burning Studio has never made quite as many headlines as the big disc burning suites, perhaps because the program concentrates on ease of use rather than forever adding unnecessary “bonus” features which you’ll never …

Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week
November 18, 2011 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week
Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week

It has been another busy week for software releases, and the chances are that something may have escaped your attention over the past seven days. But fear not, we have collected together some of the …

RealPlayer 15 adds new Private Mode and Facebook Video feed
November 18, 2011 – 06:56 | Comments Off on RealPlayer 15 adds new Private Mode and Facebook Video feed
RealPlayer 15 adds new Private Mode and Facebook Video feed

Real Networks Inc has updated the Windows version its multimedia player, RealPlayer, to version 15. Available in both free and function-enhanced Plus editions, RealPlayer provides a one-stop shop for organising, sharing and accessing media content, …

Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing
November 17, 2011 – 18:38 | Comments Off on Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing
Skype Beta updated, adds Facebook video calling and group screen sharing

Skype’s integration with Facebook is nothing new, but the latest beta version of the cross-platform chat and VoIP tool takes this to a new level. Skype for Windows 5.7 Beta and Skype for Mac 5.4 …

Trillian 5.1 for Windows plugs into Skype with new release
November 9, 2011 – 11:02 | Comments Off on Trillian 5.1 for Windows plugs into Skype with new release
Trillian 5.1 for Windows plugs into Skype with new release

Cerulean Studios has updated its Windows cross-network IM chat tool, Trillian for Windows, to version 5.1. The major new addition to this multi-platform social-networking tool is support for Skype, which joins other notable networks such …

Quick Review: Postbox 3.0
November 4, 2011 – 08:25 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Postbox 3.0
Quick Review: Postbox 3.0

A dedicated email client is not something that is seen as being quite as essential as it used to be, largely thanks to the fact that most web based email services have dramatically improved. However, …

Taptu brings your social networks and newsfeeds into one handy timeline mash-up
October 14, 2011 – 13:17 | Comments Off on Taptu brings your social networks and newsfeeds into one handy timeline mash-up
Taptu brings your social networks and newsfeeds into one handy timeline mash-up

With a range of social networks to choose from, each with their own timeline or news feed available, coupled with blogs and news web sites, many internet users have a huge amount of information to …

Review: CyberLink PowerDirector 10 Ultra
October 14, 2011 – 10:27 | One Comment
Review: CyberLink PowerDirector 10 Ultra

Feature-packed and easy to use, CyberLink PowerDirector has always been one of the better consumer video editors.
Of course there’s always room for improvement, though, and the latest version, PowerDirector 10 Ultra, has some very interesting …

Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10
October 11, 2011 – 17:05 | Comments Off on Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10
Exclusive First Look: CyberLink PowerDirector 10

If you’ve ever tried CyberLink’s PowerDirector then you’ll know it’s one of the fastest and most feature-packed consumer video editors around.
And so you won’t be surprised to hear that PowerDirector 10, released today, carries on …