Calibre 4.2 improves macOS dark mode support, continues tweaking Viewer tool
October 18, 2019 – 11:28 | Comments Off on Calibre 4.2 improves macOS dark mode support, continues tweaking Viewer tool
Calibre 4.2 improves macOS dark mode support, continues tweaking Viewer tool

Renowned open-source eBook management tool Calibre 4.2 has been released. The cross-platform app, also available in 32-bit form, makes it easy to organise, manage, view, convert and even edit eBooks.
Version 4.2 comes a fortnight after …

pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs
August 8, 2019 – 06:20 | Comments Off on pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs
pdf Creator 9.0 unveils new zipper merge tool, unveils new options for manipulating PDFs

Geek Software GMBH has released pdf24 Creator 9.0, a major new version of its freeware suite of tools designed to create and manipulate PDF files. Features include the ability to merge, split and extract individual …

pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support
July 15, 2019 – 06:18 | Comments Off on pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support
pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 released with improved ultra-HD display support

FinePrint Software has released both pdfFactory 7.0 and FinePrint 10.0 for Windows PCs. pdfFactory 7.0 provides PDF creation tools, and offers a more fully featured Pro version with PDF-editing capabilities, while FinePrint is a universal …

PDF24 Creator 8.7 adds a quick-display PDF reader
November 14, 2018 – 11:29 | Comments Off on PDF24 Creator 8.7 adds a quick-display PDF reader
PDF24 Creator 8.7 adds a quick-display PDF reader

There are some tasks we take for granted. One of these is creating and sending PDF files when issuing invoices or providing documents in a readable format you know will be accessible by most users.
Both Windows …

PDF Shaper 8.2 improves text detection and extraction, supports system fonts and more
March 9, 2018 – 07:09 | Comments Off on PDF Shaper 8.2 improves text detection and extraction, supports system fonts and more
PDF Shaper 8.2 improves text detection and extraction, supports system fonts and more

Burnaware Technologies has released PDF Shaper Free 8.2, a major update to its freeware PDF toolkit for Windows users. PDF Shaper provides a series of tools for managing and optimising PDF files, and is also …

Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018. Do you still use it? Perhaps you should.
November 14, 2017 – 11:23 | Comments Off on Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018. Do you still use it? Perhaps you should.
Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018. Do you still use it? Perhaps you should.

Let’s be fair, for reading a PDF, your average end user will rarely need anything more than a simple reader, so Preview on the Mac or Reader on your Windows 10 PC will suffice.
For business users, …

Foxit Reader 9.0 unveils single-key accelerators, plus improves search, commenting and accessibility tools
November 1, 2017 – 07:57 | Comments Off on Foxit Reader 9.0 unveils single-key accelerators, plus improves search, commenting and accessibility tools
Foxit Reader 9.0 unveils single-key accelerators, plus improves search, commenting and accessibility tools

Foxit Software has released Foxit Reader 9.0, a major new version of its free PDF creation and reader tool for Windows PCs.
The new release focuses on improving the program’s accessibility with new single-key accelerators among …

Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3
September 22, 2017 – 05:27 | Comments Off on Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3
Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3

You may ask yourself why on earth would you need a specific tool to create a PDF from an application when Windows 10 has the ability to quickly print as a PDF?
A few years ago, …

Save Gmail emails to PDF or ZIP with a click
June 27, 2017 – 09:43 | Comments Off on Save Gmail emails to PDF or ZIP with a click
Save Gmail emails to PDF or ZIP with a click

Save emails to PDF is a Chrome extension which enables saving any Gmail email to PDF in a couple of clicks.
Download options include saving individual emails to separate PDFs, merging all selected PDFs into one …

Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
June 1, 2017 – 09:55 | Comments Off on Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan
Turn your phone or tablet into a mobile scanner with Adobe Scan

Adobe has released Adobe Scan 17.05.31 for iPhone, iPad and Android mobiles. The app allows users to turn their mobile camera into a scanner for various types of paper document, including receipts and magazine pages.
Apps …

QuickLook is a speedy, simple file previewer
May 24, 2017 – 02:30 | Comments Off on QuickLook is a speedy, simple file previewer
QuickLook is a speedy, simple file previewer

QuickLook is an open-source Windows version of the OS X “Quick Look” file preview feature.
There’s no installation required. Run QuickLook, select a file in Explorer, hit the space bar and a window appears with a …