Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018. Do you still use it? Perhaps you should.
November 14, 2017 – 11:23 | No Comment
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, …

Manage, view and annotate your PDFs with Gaaiho Reader 4.0
December 6, 2016 – 08:30 | Comments Off on Manage, view and annotate your PDFs with Gaaiho Reader 4.0
Manage, view and annotate your PDFs with Gaaiho Reader 4.0

Gaaiho Reader is a lightweight and feature-packed PDF reader for Windows.
The program opens with a more cluttered interface than Adobe Reader – menus, buttons, sidebars – but basic viewing remains very straightforward.

Bibliovore is a stylish eBook reading app for Windows
May 23, 2016 – 10:37 | Comments Off on Bibliovore is a stylish eBook reading app for Windows
Bibliovore is a stylish eBook reading app for Windows

Windows 10 has native support for PDF, but if ePub is your preferred reading format then you’ll still need to find a third-party viewer.
Bibliovore is a good-looking eBook reader and manager app for Windows 8.1 …

Adjust PDF brightness, contrast and gamma with YACReader
April 1, 2016 – 06:29 | Comments Off on Adjust PDF brightness, contrast and gamma with YACReader
Adjust PDF brightness, contrast and gamma with YACReader

Text-based PDFs are generally easy to read, with high contrast, crisp fonts, and a zoom tool if you need to check the small print.
PDFs of scanned images can be very different, especially if they’re old …

Get reading with these three free ePub viewers
September 14, 2015 – 07:10 | Comments Off on Get reading with these three free ePub viewers
Get reading with these three free ePub viewers

EPub is a popular format for eBooks, but PC viewing support is still a little patchy, and the files can be hard to open.
Fortunately there are plenty of free ePub readers around which make it …

Five free desktop comic viewers
June 11, 2015 – 10:51 | Comments Off on Five free desktop comic viewers
Five free desktop comic viewers

Digital comics often arrive in comic book archive files, with extensions like cbz, cbr, cbt, cb7 or cba. These aren’t commonly used outside the comic world and it may not be immediately obvious how to …

Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design
December 12, 2014 – 11:34 | Comments Off on Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design
Google 5.0 for iOS released, integrates Google Maps, adds iPhone 6-friendly design

Google has unveiled Google 5.0 for iOS, a new release of its search tool for iPhone and iPad.
Version 5, which incorporates functionality from Google Now, has been rebuilt from the ground up to add a …

SumatraPDF 3.0 displays multiple documents in tabs, improves eBook UI
October 20, 2014 – 11:21 | Comments Off on SumatraPDF 3.0 displays multiple documents in tabs, improves eBook UI
SumatraPDF 3.0 displays multiple documents in tabs, improves eBook UI

Krzysztof Kowalczyk has released SumatraPDF 3.0, a major new release of his lightweight and portable PDF and eBook reader for Windows.
Version 3.0 adds support for tabs, allowing users to view multiple documents side-by-side, plus extends …

BDReader displays comics by panel. Sometimes.
June 24, 2014 – 15:06 | Comments Off on BDReader displays comics by panel. Sometimes.
BDReader displays comics by panel. Sometimes.

BDReader is a comic book viewer with ambition. It doesn’t just zoom to page width and wait for you to scroll: the program also supports “panel view”, which uses computer vision technology to detect the …

Adobe unveils Reader XI, Acrobat XI
October 15, 2012 – 08:37 | Comments Off on Adobe unveils Reader XI, Acrobat XI
Adobe unveils Reader XI, Acrobat XI

Adobe has announced the availability of its next generation PDF reading and creation tools, Adobe Reader XI and Adobe Acrobat XI. And this looks like a useful upgrade, with plenty of interesting additions and extensions …

Nitro Reader 3 adds auto-recovery, smart alignment and improved file compression
October 10, 2012 – 06:23 | Comments Off on Nitro Reader 3 adds auto-recovery, smart alignment and improved file compression
Nitro Reader 3 adds auto-recovery, smart alignment and improved file compression

Australian software developer Nitro PDF Pty Ltd has released Nitro Reader 3.0, the latest version of its free PDF viewer and creator that also includes tools for filling forms and annotating PDF documents.
Version 3.0 – …