Microsoft launches Office for iPad
March 27, 2014 – 18:09 | Comments Off on Microsoft launches Office for iPad
Microsoft launches Office for iPad

It’s taken a very long time, but today, finally, Microsoft unveiled Office for iPad.
Despite the name, Office for iPad is three separate apps – Word, Excel and PowerPoint – which are individually available in the …

Skype for Windows 8 2.6 released, adds cross-device syncing, requires Windows 8.1
March 10, 2014 – 13:40 | Comments Off on Skype for Windows 8 2.6 released, adds cross-device syncing, requires Windows 8.1
Skype for Windows 8 2.6 released, adds cross-device syncing, requires Windows 8.1

Microsoft has unveiled an update to its Windows chat app with the release of Skype for Windows 8 v2.6. Version 2.6 unveils one major update, support for syncing read chats and picked-up calls across multiple …

Coast by Opera 2.0 ramps up audio support
December 18, 2013 – 10:55 | Comments Off on Coast by Opera 2.0 ramps up audio support
Coast by Opera 2.0 ramps up audio support

Opera Software has announced that Coast, its iPad web browser, has been updated to version 2.0.
New audio support means that this release can play music directly, without requiring an extra app.

Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options
July 31, 2013 – 13:16 | Comments Off on Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options
Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3 adds Fraps support, improves audio conversion options

Ellora Assets Corporation has announced the official release of Freemake Video Converter 4.0.3, its ad-supported video conversion tool for Windows. The new build adds full support for Fraps files, which are popular among gamers who …

Skype for Windows and Mac 6.6 offer video messaging tweaks, squash bugs
July 3, 2013 – 11:33 | Comments Off on Skype for Windows and Mac 6.6 offer video messaging tweaks, squash bugs
Skype for Windows and Mac 6.6 offer video messaging tweaks, squash bugs

Microsoft has released both Skype for Windows 6.6 and Skype for Mac 6.6, minor updates to the firm’s popular chat service that “focus on quality by addressing user feedback and improving ease of use”.
Version 6.6 …

Skype for iOS 4.9 released, implements unlimited video messaging, promises better stability
June 28, 2013 – 10:09 | Comments Off on Skype for iOS 4.9 released, implements unlimited video messaging, promises better stability
Skype for iOS 4.9 released, implements unlimited video messaging, promises better stability

Microsoft has released Skype for iPhone 4.9 and Skype for iPad 4.9, minor updates for its pair of iOS apps. Both updates promise more reliable photo sharing, wider accessibility for video messaging and improved stability …

Mailbox 1.3 cleans up messy Gmail inbox folders quickly on iPad and iPhone
May 24, 2013 – 08:13 | Comments Off on Mailbox 1.3 cleans up messy Gmail inbox folders quickly on iPad and iPhone
Mailbox 1.3 cleans up messy Gmail inbox folders quickly on iPad and iPhone

The default Mail app for the iPhone and iPad is capable enough, but sometimes you find yourself craving more. Google Mail users could opt for the official Gmail app, but despite some improvements over Mail, …

eBay for iOS update includes new UI and registration via drivers’ license
May 17, 2013 – 09:53 | Comments Off on eBay for iOS update includes new UI and registration via drivers’ license
eBay for iOS update includes new UI and registration via drivers’ license

The iOS versions of eBay’s app have been updated with a redesigned interface and a raft of other changes. The latest release improves on the stripped back UI that was available in previous versions and …

iTunes 11.0.3 includes improved views for MiniPlayer and faster performance
May 16, 2013 – 19:01 | Comments Off on iTunes 11.0.3 includes improved views for MiniPlayer and faster performance
iTunes 11.0.3 includes improved views for MiniPlayer and faster performance

Loved and loathed in just about equal measure, iTunes is installed on a huge number of computers around the world. It has been a while since the last update, but now iTunes 11.0.3 has been been …

Viber 3.0 sees free Skype alternative reach out to desktop audience
May 8, 2013 – 12:53 | Comments Off on Viber 3.0 sees free Skype alternative reach out to desktop audience
Viber 3.0 sees free Skype alternative reach out to desktop audience

Mobile VoIP provider Viber has broken new ground by releasing Viber for Desktop 3.0 for Windows and Mac, extending its existing mobile service beyond the mobile-only Viber 3.0 app to desktops and laptops.
The new desktop …

Revolutionize your iPhone’s sound for the better with Accudio Free
April 30, 2013 – 11:45 | Comments Off on Revolutionize your iPhone’s sound for the better with Accudio Free
Revolutionize your iPhone’s sound for the better with Accudio Free

I used to think my iPod touch was the bee’s knees when it came to digital music players. Exposure to true audiophile-friendly models from the likes of Cowon and Colorfly, coupled with listening to FLAC …