Pale Moon 19.0 released, updates Gecko engine for faster web browsing
February 22, 2013 – 09:59 | Comments Off on Pale Moon 19.0 released, updates Gecko engine for faster web browsing
Pale Moon 19.0 released, updates Gecko engine for faster web browsing

Moonchild Productions has launched Pale Moon 19.0 and Pale Moon x64 19.0 for Windows. Pale Moon is a customised build of popular web browser Firefox, with the developer making no attempt to keep pace with …

O&O AutoBackup 2 adds new backup options, optimizes Windows 8 support
January 23, 2013 – 10:39 | Comments Off on O&O AutoBackup 2 adds new backup options, optimizes Windows 8 support
O&O AutoBackup 2 adds new backup options, optimizes Windows 8 support

Berlin developer O&O Software GmbH has released O&O AutoBackup 2.0.18, a brand new version of its file backup and sync tool for Windows. Also available as a 64-bit build, version 2.0.18 adds a number of …

Stardock Start8 1.1 adds drag-and-drop along with custom places support
January 17, 2013 – 07:13 | Comments Off on Stardock Start8 1.1 adds drag-and-drop along with custom places support
Stardock Start8 1.1 adds drag-and-drop along with custom places support

Stardock Corporation has released the first major update for its Windows 8 Start button and menu replacement. Start8 1.1 adds full drag-and-drop support, plus allows users to pin folders to the Start menu that can …

Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead
January 16, 2013 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead
Love Firefox, but don’t like a new version every six weeks? Try Pale Moon 15.4 instead

Moonchild Productions has released Pale Moon 15.4 and Pale Moon x64 15.4 for Windows, a maintenance and security release for its Firefox variant. As the version number implies, Pale Moon 15.4 is based on the …

IObit Advanced SystemCare Free 6.1 adds Action Center, cleans more apps
January 15, 2013 – 08:34 | Comments Off on IObit Advanced SystemCare Free 6.1 adds Action Center, cleans more apps
IObit Advanced SystemCare Free 6.1 adds Action Center, cleans more apps

IObit has released Advanced SystemCare Free 6.1 (build 6.1.9.215), a major update of its all-in-one Windows maintenance and optimisation tool. The build, also available with more features as Advanced SystemCare Ultimate, debuts a brand new …

Remove desktop distractions in a flash with CinemaDrape
December 18, 2012 – 10:13 | Comments Off on Remove desktop distractions in a flash with CinemaDrape
Remove desktop distractions in a flash with CinemaDrape

Install an application or two and the typical Windows desktop can quickly become a distracting place. There might be animated taskbar buttons, system tray notifications, desktop gadgets and more, each clamouring for your attention, and …

MaxMax stops maximized windows covering your whole screen
December 14, 2012 – 06:07 | Comments Off on MaxMax stops maximized windows covering your whole screen
MaxMax stops maximized windows covering your whole screen

Maximizing a window on your PC is great when you want to focus on a particular program: it allocates all available screen real estate to that application, and removes any distractions as well.
What if you …

Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture
October 29, 2012 – 04:37 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture
Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture

There are many circumstances in which you may need to capture an image of what is happening on your screen at any given moment. Hitting Prt Scr will do the job, but apart from the …

Clover brings integrated tabs to Windows Explorer
October 25, 2012 – 11:37 | One Comment
Clover brings integrated tabs to Windows Explorer

The introduction of tabs to web browsers is arguably one of the most useful innovations that have been made. Advances in security and performance are all great, but tabs made a real difference to the …

Create a custom Windows install disc with Windows Post-Install Wizard
October 17, 2012 – 06:54 | Comments Off on Create a custom Windows install disc with Windows Post-Install Wizard
Create a custom Windows install disc with Windows Post-Install Wizard

The prospect of reinstalling Windows is not one that many people relish, particularly if it is something that needs to be done on a regular basis, to numerous machines, or both. Part of the problem …

IObit Advanced SystemCare 6 Free revamps interface, promises full support for Windows 8
October 15, 2012 – 07:29 | Comments Off on IObit Advanced SystemCare 6 Free revamps interface, promises full support for Windows 8
IObit Advanced SystemCare 6 Free revamps interface, promises full support for Windows 8

IObit has released Advanced SystemCare 6 FREE, a brand new version of its freeware optimisation tool. Version 6.0 debuts a new, streamlined interface, and comes with full support for the RTM version of Windows 8.
ASC …