ACDSee 17 and ACDSee Pro 7 gain new filters, editing tools and interface improvements
September 30, 2013 – 12:04 | Comments Off on ACDSee 17 and ACDSee Pro 7 gain new filters, editing tools and interface improvements
ACDSee 17 and ACDSee Pro 7 gain new filters, editing tools and interface improvements

Seattle-based ACDSee Systems International has released both ACDSee 17.0 and ACDSee Pro 7.0, major new releases of its photo tools for Windows. The new releases come less than 12 months after the last major updates, …

Flickr 2.20 revamps itself with new filters, plus photo and editing tools
August 29, 2013 – 12:15 | Comments Off on Flickr 2.20 revamps itself with new filters, plus photo and editing tools
Flickr 2.20 revamps itself with new filters, plus photo and editing tools

Yahoo! has released Flickr 2.20 for iPhone and iPod touch, a major new update to its app for quickly sharing and uploading photos using your iOS device’s camera.
The new build adds three major new filter-based …

ChrisPC Free VideoTube Downloader 5.0 unveils name change, advanced menu settings
July 12, 2013 – 12:55 | Comments Off on ChrisPC Free VideoTube Downloader 5.0 unveils name change, advanced menu settings
ChrisPC Free VideoTube Downloader 5.0 unveils name change, advanced menu settings

Romanian developer Chris P.C. has released ChrisPC Free VideoTube Downloader 5.0, a major new version of its free video downloader and converter tool for Windows. The tool sports a slight name change – it was …

Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner
July 1, 2013 – 10:37 | Comments Off on Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner
Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner

With privacy higher than ever on the news agenda, it’s not surprising people are starting to wake up to the fact they’ve happily allowed all kinds of personal information about themselves to appear online. It …

Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery
May 2, 2013 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery
Browse, manage, retouch and share your photos with GTKRawGallery

Most digital cameras will by default save photos as JPEG files, and it’s easy to see why: they’re small, can be saved and reloaded quickly, and are supported by just about every graphics package available.
Switching …

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 …

Creepy can report your every move
June 23, 2011 – 12:45 | One Comment
Creepy can report your every move

From Twitter to tablets, cameras to mobile phones, geolocation services are everywhere. And if you just want to record exactly where you took a set of holiday photos, then that’s fine. But, of course, there …

Review: CyberLink PowerDVD 11 Ultra
April 27, 2011 – 06:50 | 6 Comments
Review: CyberLink PowerDVD 11 Ultra

CyberLink’s PowerDVD has long been many people’s DVD and Blu-ray player of choice. But that’s no longer enough for CyberLink, who boast that PowerDVD 11 “is the world’s leading universal media player for the PC”, …

Play just about any media file, anywhere, with CyberLink PowerDVD 11
April 21, 2011 – 10:35 | Comments Off on Play just about any media file, anywhere, with CyberLink PowerDVD 11
Play just about any media file, anywhere, with CyberLink PowerDVD 11

CyberLink has released the latest version of its do-everything media player, PowerDVD 11, which the company now boasts will “play any media format, from any source”.
This starts with support for playing all the main video …

Fix your digital photos in seconds with the new ACDSee Pro 4
March 31, 2011 – 09:52 | Comments Off on Fix your digital photos in seconds with the new ACDSee Pro 4
Fix your digital photos in seconds with the new ACDSee Pro 4

ACDSee Systems has released ACDSee Pro 4, a comprehensive graphics package that can help you import, manage, view, fix, edit and share your digital photos.
New features this time around include improved metadata handling. A separate …

Search the web from your Windows 7 desktop using Microsoft Connectors
October 27, 2010 – 20:38 | Comments Off on Search the web from your Windows 7 desktop using Microsoft Connectors
Search the web from your Windows 7 desktop using Microsoft Connectors

It’s taken a while, but Microsoft has finally unleashed the power of Windows 7’s search, releasing new files that allow you to search YouTube, Flicker, Wikipedia, Yahoo!, Bing and more, all from the comfort of …