Review: Nitro Pro 10
June 12, 2015 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Review: Nitro Pro 10
Review: Nitro Pro 10

Nitro Pro has been the budget alternative to Adobe’s expensive Acrobat PDF conversion and editing tool for a number of years now.
It’s been 18 months since Nitro Pro 9.0 was released, which added a smattering …

Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10
August 2, 2014 – 09:00 | Comments Off on Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10
Review: Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10

Do you really need separate applications to cover your design needs, whether photo editing, digital art or simple design tasks like producing flyers and scrapbooks? For those who want everything in one package, Xara has …

Review: Nitro Pro 9
October 22, 2013 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Review: Nitro Pro 9
Review: Nitro Pro 9

It’s been a relatively quiet couple of years for Nitro Pro, the chief alternative to Adobe’s Acrobat PDF editing and conversion tool. Last year’s update was a relatively minor one, opting to refine existing tools …

Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 Ultra
September 24, 2012 – 10:23 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 Ultra
Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 Ultra

PhotoDirector 4 is CyberLink’s answer to the digital darkroom question. In this age where people regularly snap dozens of photos in a single sitting, digital photography tools have to offer more than just editing features. …

Review: Nitro Pro 8
September 19, 2012 – 11:01 | Comments Off on Review: Nitro Pro 8
Review: Nitro Pro 8

These days, free PDF tools do a heck of a lot more than simply display and print PDF files. Pick up a tool like Nitro Reader, for example, and you can create PDFs from within …

Review: Snagit 11
March 5, 2012 – 18:50 | Comments Off on Review: Snagit 11
Review: Snagit 11

When you need to capture what is on your screen, the chances are you reach for the Print Screen key on your keyboard to copy a shot of the desktop to the clipboard. This image …

Review: Serif PagePlus X6
February 13, 2012 – 10:19 | Comments Off on Review: Serif PagePlus X6
Review: Serif PagePlus X6

If you’ve not taken a look at Serif’s flagship DTP application of late, then you’ll be pleasantly surprised. It’s come on leaps and bounds in recent generations, closing the gap to high-end packages like Adobe …

Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android
January 3, 2012 – 19:13 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android
Quick Review: Dolphin Browser HD 7 for Android

Whatever operating system you look at, it is fair to say that most people fall out of love with the default web browser pretty quickly. Windows users will find that they migrate away from Internet …

Quick Review: LogMeIn Free for iOS
December 29, 2011 – 10:26 | Comments Off on Quick Review: LogMeIn Free for iOS
Quick Review: LogMeIn Free for iOS

In both the home and work environment, there are numerous uses for remote access tools. For home users, the ability to not only access the files stored on a computer housed in another room but …

Quick Review: Microsoft SkyDrive for iOS
December 21, 2011 – 08:16 | Comments Off on Quick Review: Microsoft SkyDrive for iOS
Quick Review: Microsoft SkyDrive for iOS

Despite having its own mobile platform to support, Microsoft is still understandably keen to keep its fingers in other pies, particularly those tasty iOS pies. As such it should come as no surprise that there …

Quick Review: MAGIX PC Check and Tuning 2012
October 13, 2011 – 07:43 | Comments Off on Quick Review: MAGIX PC Check and Tuning 2012

When it comes to optimizing the performance of your computer it is possible to take a very hands-on approach and get involved in editing the registry and checking that you do not have too many …