Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking
July 11, 2012 – 06:39 | Comments Off on Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking
Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking

There are some web sites for which it makes sense to use cookies. Online stores use them to keep your basket up to date and many sites use cookies to store usernames and password to …

Flipboard adds audio features to its social magazine app
May 17, 2012 – 11:41 | Comments Off on Flipboard adds audio features to its social magazine app
Flipboard adds audio features to its social magazine app

iOS app Flipboard has already earned itself something of a name as a great way to aggregate multiple social networks and news media into a single, more easily managed stream. The latest version of the iPhone …

Plex Media Server 0.9.6.1 adds DLNA support, faster streaming to iOS over 3G
May 8, 2012 – 13:17 | Comments Off on Plex Media Server 0.9.6.1 adds DLNA support, faster streaming to iOS over 3G
Plex Media Server 0.9.6.1 adds DLNA support, faster streaming to iOS over 3G

If you’re looking for a gorgeous, easy to use solution to the problem of sharing and streaming media from your PC or Mac, then Plex will appeal. And with the release of Plex Server 0.9.6.1, …

Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra
April 27, 2012 – 06:34 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra
Review: CyberLink Media Suite 10 Ultra

CyberLink make some great media software – PowerDirector is probably the best consumer video editor available today – but, unsurprisingly, for the most part it isn’t cheap. Equipping yourself with the company’s media player, media …

FluffyApp 2.0b2 provides desktop access to CloudApp for Windows users
April 16, 2012 – 11:46 | Comments Off on FluffyApp 2.0b2 provides desktop access to CloudApp for Windows users
FluffyApp 2.0b2 provides desktop access to CloudApp for Windows users

Richard Wang has released Beta 2 of FluffyApp 2.0, his free Windows client for accessing the CloudApp file-sharing service. CloudApp allows Mac users to quickly and easily share files via free and paid-for cloud-based storage, …

Bitdefender enters increasingly crowded online backup market with Safebox
March 12, 2012 – 12:13 | Comments Off on Bitdefender enters increasingly crowded online backup market with Safebox
Bitdefender enters increasingly crowded online backup market with Safebox

Security firm Bitdefender has launched Bitdefender Safebox, a new cloud-based backup, sync and share solution. Safebox, which is currently available for Windows and Android, with an iOS version in the pipeline, offers users 2GB free …

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 …

Evernote’s Windows and Android apps get updated with new features and bug fixes
January 25, 2012 – 10:43 | Comments Off on Evernote’s Windows and Android apps get updated with new features and bug fixes
Evernote’s Windows and Android apps get updated with new features and bug fixes

Online note capturing and storage service Evernote has updated its Windows client, Evernote for Windows, to version 4.5.3. Despite the minor revision number, Evernote for Windows 4.5.3 packs in a number of new features aimed …

Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week
January 20, 2012 – 19:01 | Comments Off on Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week
Roundup: 17 essential downloads you may have missed from the last week

This has been another busy week for software releases, so it would not b surprising if some gems had escaped your attention. This is exactly why we put together these weekly roundups, bringing you a …

Easily share files of any size free of charge with Share by BitTorrent
January 18, 2012 – 10:45 | Comments Off on Easily share files of any size free of charge with Share by BitTorrent
Easily share files of any size free of charge with Share by BitTorrent

When it comes to sharing files, there are a number of options available to you. If you want to share files with someone nearby, it may make sense to pop them on a USB drive …

Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely
November 1, 2011 – 13:58 | Comments Off on Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely
Plex introduces new Windows client for accessing streaming media remotely

Plex, Inc has announced the release of version 0.9.5 of its freeware cross-platform media browsing suite. Now split into two distinct programs, Plex Media Server and Plex Media Center, as well as a mobile app …