Roundup of 21 of the week’s best software releases
December 16, 2011 – 17:32 | Comments Off on Roundup of 21 of the week’s best software releases
Roundup of 21 of the week’s best software releases

Christmas is most definitely in the air, and to get the party underway we teamed up with IObit to bring you the full version of IObit Advanced SystemCare PRO 4 full promo worth $19.95, completely …

Roundup: 20 software releases you may have missed in the second week of December
December 9, 2011 – 15:12 | Comments Off on Roundup: 20 software releases you may have missed in the second week of December
Roundup: 20 software releases you may have missed in the second week of December

It may only be the second week of December, but the Christmas feeling has already taken over. Software publishers are still releasing software throughout the festive season and we’ve collected together twenty of the biggest …

Build the perfect portable toolkit with PortableApps.com Platform 10
December 9, 2011 – 07:00 | Comments Off on Build the perfect portable toolkit with PortableApps.com Platform 10
Build the perfect portable toolkit with PortableApps.com Platform 10

PortableApps.com has announced the first public release of Platform 10, a powerful framework for building a customised portable toolkit which you can carry around on a USB drive with you.
And if you’ve always liked the …

Roundup: 25 interesting downloads from the past seven days
November 25, 2011 – 13:45 | Comments Off on Roundup: 25 interesting downloads from the past seven days
Roundup: 25 interesting downloads from the past seven days

For many people, the Start menu is one of the most visited aspects of Windows, but if you’re looking for an alternative program launcher, Winstep Nexus 11.10 is a great option. This free tool is …

Dump Windows Explorer and get a tabbed facelift with Explorer++
October 26, 2011 – 07:09 | Comments Off on Dump Windows Explorer and get a tabbed facelift with Explorer++
Dump Windows Explorer and get a tabbed facelift with Explorer++

Windows Explorer is an incredibly useful tool for managing your files, making it possible to open, copy and move documents in folders quickly and easily. But the file management tool that is built into Windows …

24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week
September 30, 2011 – 17:09 | Comments Off on 24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week
24 apps, updates and downloads you may have missed this week

It has been another busy seven days for software releases, with the much anticipated final build of Firefox 7 hitting the severs. With improved memory usage and performance, this is a great upgrade to the …

Build the ultimate portable toolkit with PortableApps Platform 2.0
July 29, 2011 – 08:02 | Comments Off on Build the ultimate portable toolkit with PortableApps Platform 2.0
Build the ultimate portable toolkit with PortableApps Platform 2.0

PortableApps.com has released the latest build of its upcoming Platform 2.0, Pre-Release 2.1, a suite of tools which makes it easy to create and manage your own customised portable toolkit.
The Platform’s Portable App Directory, for …

Downloads roundup: 18 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week
July 8, 2011 – 13:28 | Comments Off on Downloads roundup: 18 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week
Downloads roundup: 18 important tools or updates you may have missed in the last week

Never fails to amaze us how much effort web browser development teams are investing to bring us the latest and best browser. Where’s the end goal? You can understand Google pushing significant resources in to Chrome, as …

Give your PC a second line of antivirus defence with Comodo’s Cleaning Essentials
May 10, 2011 – 11:15 | Comments Off on Give your PC a second line of antivirus defence with Comodo’s Cleaning Essentials
Give your PC a second line of antivirus defence with Comodo’s Cleaning Essentials

The average antivirus package will detect around 97% of all known threats, according to independent tests. Which sounds quite good, until you realise that means you could be infected in around 1 in every 33 …

Microsoft Safety Scanner detects and removes threats without installation
April 15, 2011 – 11:28 | One Comment
Microsoft Safety Scanner detects and removes threats without installation

Microsoft has released a portable standalone security tool designed specifically to scan for and remove viruses, spyware and other threats. Microsoft Safety Scanner comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions for PCs running Windows XP …

Use TinyTask Portable to automate common tasks in Windows
April 7, 2011 – 11:45 | Comments Off on Use TinyTask Portable to automate common tasks in Windows
Use TinyTask Portable to automate common tasks in Windows

Macros are something that have somewhat fallen out of favour in recent years. While these handy automation routines are still available in the likes of Microsoft Office, the option to create general macros is no …