Paint.NET 3.5.9 released and continues the free image editor’s reign
October 3, 2011 – 12:05 | Comments Off on Paint.NET 3.5.9 released and continues the free image editor’s reign
Paint.NET 3.5.9 released and continues the free image editor’s reign

There are few programs that can honestly be described as ‘must have’ tools, but for anyone who works with images, this is something that can be said of Paint.NET. What started off as a development …

Quora brings the answers to your questions to your iPhone
October 3, 2011 – 12:04 | Comments Off on Quora brings the answers to your questions to your iPhone
Quora brings the answers to your questions to your iPhone

When it was unveiled, the potential for success for Quora was questioned by many, but in a fairly short space of time, the questions and answers service has gone from strength to strength. It was …

Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos
September 27, 2011 – 08:39 | Comments Off on Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos
Free WebM Video Converter makes light work of changing the format of your videos

Converting video from one format to another can be a real chore. Whether you are looking to reduce the size of a video file so you can more easily add it to your web site, …

Keep your Android device protected against mobile threats with AVG’s Anti-Virus Free
September 27, 2011 – 08:34 | Comments Off on Keep your Android device protected against mobile threats with AVG’s Anti-Virus Free
Keep your Android device protected against mobile threats with AVG’s Anti-Virus Free

PCs are certainly the most common target for virus attacks, but this does not mean that other platforms are immune. The increased use of mobile devices means that platforms such as Android devices are prone …

Metro UI Tweaker for Windows 8 satisfies the tweaking needs of early adopters
September 19, 2011 – 15:33 | Comments Off on Metro UI Tweaker for Windows 8 satisfies the tweaking needs of early adopters
Metro UI Tweaker for Windows 8 satisfies the tweaking needs of early adopters

Windows 8 may not have been released yet, but there is the developer preview version available for free download by anyone who has an interest in the upcoming version of Microsoft’s operating system. No version …

Mufin Player 2.5 brings increased online storage, interface update and more
September 19, 2011 – 15:31 | Comments Off on Mufin Player 2.5 brings increased online storage, interface update and more
Mufin Player 2.5 brings increased online storage, interface update and more

The market for music players is somewhat saturated these days, but Mufin Player manages to stand out thanks to its music collection analysis and online storage options – in addition to its impressive playlist creation …

Lend, or find, a helping hand with LocalHero for iOS
September 19, 2011 – 11:47 | Comments Off on Lend, or find, a helping hand with LocalHero for iOS
Lend, or find, a helping hand with LocalHero for iOS

When it comes to social networks, there is one to suit every occasion. MySpace has the music market covered while LinkedIn caters for the business side of things. The likes of Facebook have become more …

Manilla: Use your mobile to keep on top of your finances
September 15, 2011 – 16:30 | Comments Off on Manilla: Use your mobile to keep on top of your finances
Manilla: Use your mobile to keep on top of your finances

Whatever sort of life you lead, there is no avoiding finances. We all have some form of bills to pay each month and bank accounts of one sort or another to keep track of. Keeping …

Cheetah Sync makes is easy to sync files between your Mac or PC and Android device
September 15, 2011 – 12:23 | Comments Off on Cheetah Sync makes is easy to sync files between your Mac or PC and Android device
Cheetah Sync makes is easy to sync files between your Mac or PC and Android device

Synchronising files between devices usually entails one of two methods. The first involves establishing a physical connection between the two devices so that the contents of folders can be compared, while the second option takes …

Facebook for Android updated with new gesture support and improved privacy controls
September 13, 2011 – 13:53 | Comments Off on Facebook for Android updated with new gesture support and improved privacy controls
Facebook for Android updated with new gesture support and improved privacy controls

It is only a week since the iPhone version of Facebook was updated and the Android app has just followed suit. The Android app is not quite as fully featured as the iOS version, but …

Mosiac Desktop is another app that brings the look of Windows 8 to Windows 7
September 9, 2011 – 08:40 | Comments Off on Mosiac Desktop is another app that brings the look of Windows 8 to Windows 7
Mosiac Desktop is another app that brings the look of Windows 8 to Windows 7

As the launch of Windows 8 draws closer and closer, and increasingly tantalising details creep out about the operating system, the number of tools that enable you to mimic the look or copy the features …