Skype 5.0 released with Facebook integration and group video
October 14, 2010 – 20:03 | Comments Off on Skype 5.0 released with Facebook integration and group video
Skype 5.0 released with Facebook integration and group video

After several beta versions over the past few months, the ever-popular VoIP chat client Skype has been officially updated to version 5. As in previous Skype updates there are a number of performance enhancements and …

Gmail's threaded conversation view to become optional
September 29, 2010 – 19:21 | Comments Off on Gmail's threaded conversation view to become optional
Gmail's threaded conversation view to become optional

Google’s Gmail service – or Google Mail, depending on where you are in the world – revolutionised webmail when it launched, and very quickly gathered a huge following. However, if there is one feature that …

TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download
September 10, 2010 – 11:11 | Comments Off on TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download
TweetDeck v.0.35 now available for download

TweetDeck has earned itself a reputation as one of the most versatile and flexible Twitter clients available, and the release of version 0.35 adds a number of new features that serve to add to its …

iOS 4.1 released with Game Center
September 9, 2010 – 16:46 | Comments Off on iOS 4.1 released with Game Center
iOS 4.1 released with Game Center

iPod and iPhone owners can now upgrade their devices to iOS 4.1 after Apple released an update to its mobile operating system. As well as bug fixes, speed improvements for iPhone 3G handset and HDR …

Update your apps automatically with Secunia PSI 2
September 3, 2010 – 19:48 | Comments Off on Update your apps automatically with Secunia PSI 2
Update your apps automatically with Secunia PSI 2

Secunia’s Personal Software Inspector (PSI) has long been a popular software management tool, automatically alerting users to updates available for a huge list of popular applications.
The company have just released a beta version of PSI …

Twitter for iPad 3.1 released
September 3, 2010 – 11:27 | Comments Off on Twitter for iPad 3.1 released
Twitter for iPad 3.1 released

The latest version of the official Twitter client for iPhone and iPad has been updated to version 3.1. Although the version number might suggest that this is something of a minor update, there is a …

Windows Live Essentials 2011 Beta 2 released
August 18, 2010 – 11:18 | Comments Off on Windows Live Essentials 2011 Beta 2 released
Windows Live Essentials 2011 Beta 2 released

Microsoft’s Windows Live Essentials is a collection of tools which have been designed to enhance not only Windows itself but also your general online experience. The second beta version of the 2011 suite has just …

iBooks 1.1.1 update improves PDF support and adds new features
July 23, 2010 – 11:11 | Comments Off on iBooks 1.1.1 update improves PDF support and adds new features
iBooks 1.1.1 update improves PDF support and adds new features

The rise in popularity of ebooks means that the release of iBooks for iPad and iPhone came as little surprise. The app was quickly snapped up my thousands of users from the App Store, and …

Review: O&O Migration Kit for Windows 7
April 13, 2010 – 12:22 | One Comment

Upgrading to Windows 7 can be a surprisingly complicated business. If you’re planning to upgrade an XP system, move up an edition (from Vista Home Premium to Windows 7 Professional, say), or migrate from 32-bit …

Apple previews iPhone OS 4.0
April 8, 2010 – 22:25 | Comments Off on Apple previews iPhone OS 4.0
Apple previews iPhone OS 4.0

It is a software update that has been a source of heated speculation for many months now, but Apple has finally revealed concrete details about what can be expected from the next version of the …