Calibre 4.2 improves macOS dark mode support, continues tweaking Viewer tool
October 18, 2019 – 11:28 | No Comment
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 …

Pale Moon 28.0 unveils major under-the-hood changes and improvements
August 16, 2018 – 09:36 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 28.0 unveils major under-the-hood changes and improvements
Pale Moon 28.0 unveils major under-the-hood changes and improvements

Moonchild Productions has unveiled Pale Moon 28.0 for Windows and Linux, the first major update of its Firefox-based browser since November 2016. Also available in 64-bit form, Pale Moon 28.0 features numerous changes and updates.
The …

PortableApps.com launches Platform 15 with high DPI support
May 10, 2018 – 05:57 | Comments Off on PortableApps.com launches Platform 15 with high DPI support
PortableApps.com launches Platform 15 with high DPI support

When travelling, we like to take as little as possible. We don’t want to be dragging a huge 15″ laptop on the road, but we still need access to our files, data and even our …

Revo Uninstaller Free 2.0 gets full 64-bit support
August 5, 2016 – 04:58 | Comments Off on Revo Uninstaller Free 2.0 gets full 64-bit support
Revo Uninstaller Free 2.0 gets full 64-bit support

Powerful PC cleanup tool Revo Uninstaller Free has been updated to version 2.0 with full 64-bit support.
Launch the program and you’re now able to view all your installed programs, both 32 or 64-bit, run their …

Pint: a complete package manager in a single PowerShell script
May 10, 2016 – 03:54 | Comments Off on Pint: a complete package manager in a single PowerShell script
Pint: a complete package manager in a single PowerShell script

Pint is a simple package manager which can download, install, and update the portable editions of VLC, LibreOffice, 7-Zip, SumatraPDF and many other popular Windows applications.
It’s a familiar idea, but what’s different about Pint is …

Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface
January 26, 2016 – 09:24 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface
Pale Moon 26.0 adopts new Goanna browser engine, fine-tunes interface

Moonchild Productions has unveiled Pale Moon 26.0, the first major update of its Firefox-based browser for Windows and Linux since October 2014.
The new build, also available in 64-bit, sees Pale Moon unveil its own browser …

Automatically shut down/ wake up your PC with DShutdown
August 5, 2015 – 09:28 | Comments Off on Automatically shut down/ wake up your PC with DShutdown
Automatically shut down/ wake up your PC with DShutdown

Scheduling the shutdown of your PC can save energy, money, maybe improve your security, and you don’t need to install any extra software to make this happen. A few minutes spent with Task Scheduler and …

SyMenu now a launcher for SysInternals, NirSoft, more
March 6, 2015 – 06:47 | Comments Off on SyMenu now a launcher for SysInternals, NirSoft, more
SyMenu now a launcher for SysInternals, NirSoft, more

Portable start menu and program manager SyMenu has been updated to version 4.06 with new Sysinternals support.
You can now browse the full catalogue of Sysinternals tools, select and download Autoruns, Process Explorer, or whatever else …

Build the perfect portable toolkit with SyMenu
January 26, 2015 – 09:08 | Comments Off on Build the perfect portable toolkit with SyMenu
Build the perfect portable toolkit with SyMenu

If you regularly work on other people’s PCs then it can be wise to bring along some software of your own.
Add portable Firefox and GIMP to a USB stick, say, and you won’t need to …

Pale Moon 25.0 released, moves further away from Firefox, drops Windows XP support
October 10, 2014 – 10:45 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 25.0 released, moves further away from Firefox, drops Windows XP support
Pale Moon 25.0 released, moves further away from Firefox, drops Windows XP support

Moonchild Productions has released a major update to its Firefox browser variant for Windows with the release of Pale Moon 25.0 and Pale Moon x64 25.0, which sees the browser drop support for Windows XP.
Version …

PortableApps.com Platform 12 adds app menu, instant search, automatic app closing
August 22, 2014 – 09:35 | Comments Off on PortableApps.com Platform 12 adds app menu, instant search, automatic app closing
PortableApps.com Platform 12 adds app menu, instant search, automatic app closing

John Haller’s PortableApps.com has announced the release of PortableApps.com Platform 12, a major update for the all-in-one app manager.
Right-clicking the Platform system tray icon now displays a cascading menu containing all your apps, links to …