Quick tip: Deskovery revolutionises your Mac’s desktop windows
February 14, 2011 – 07:44 | Comments Off on Quick tip: Deskovery revolutionises your Mac’s desktop windows
Quick tip: Deskovery revolutionises your Mac’s desktop windows

Working with multiple windows on your Mac can be a real pain – sure you have the dock to help you switch between them, but the functionality is still quite limited, all things considered. This …

Review: Splashtop Remote Desktop for iPad
January 30, 2011 – 00:19 | Comments Off on Review: Splashtop Remote Desktop for iPad
Review: Splashtop Remote Desktop for iPad

We recently took a look at LogMeIn Ignition, just one of an increasing number of remote access tools available for iOS. Another remote access app that has received a great deal of attention recently is …

CrossOver Impersonator simplifies running Windows software on Mac and Linux
January 28, 2011 – 11:50 | Comments Off on CrossOver Impersonator simplifies running Windows software on Mac and Linux
CrossOver Impersonator simplifies running Windows software on Mac and Linux

CodeWeavers Inc has released a major new version of its Wine-based CrossOver tool, which is designed to make it possible to run Windows applications and games on both Mac and Linux platforms. CrossOver – Impersonator …

Review: LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone / iPad
January 26, 2011 – 01:14 | Comments Off on Review: LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone / iPad
Review: LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone / iPad

The value of a remote access tool is difficult to appreciate until you try one for the first time. Using the right software, it is possible to sit at home and work with your computer …

Uniblue unveils 2011 edition of PowerSuite
January 22, 2011 – 11:38 | Comments Off on Uniblue unveils 2011 edition of PowerSuite
Uniblue unveils 2011 edition of PowerSuite

Uniblue’s PowerSuite has been recognised as one of the most comprehensive and easy ways to improve and maintain the performance of your computer without the need for in depth technical knowledge. The suite comprises a …

Group Video Calling leaves beta in Skype 5.1
January 7, 2011 – 07:02 | Comments Off on Group Video Calling leaves beta in Skype 5.1
Group Video Calling leaves beta in Skype 5.1

Skype 5.1 has been released for Windows users, with one headline new feature: Group Video Calling, which allows three or more Skype users to chat with each other over video, has lost its beta status …

Review: MAGIX Music Maker 17
December 30, 2010 – 00:43 | 2 Comments

Music creation software has always been notoriously expensive and complicated to use, but MAGIX Music Maker 17, like all of the software from the MAGIX stables, has been designed to enable anybody to produce incredibly …

VirtualBox 4 now available, with host of new features, updated GUI
December 23, 2010 – 14:17 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 4 now available, with host of new features, updated GUI
VirtualBox 4 now available, with host of new features, updated GUI

Oracle has released version 4.0 of its free virtualisation software package, VirtualBox. Available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, VirtualBox allows the end user to run virtual computers in a program window for testing …

VLC 1.1.5 released with codec and feature updates
November 14, 2010 – 16:14 | Comments Off on VLC 1.1.5 released with codec and feature updates
VLC 1.1.5 released with codec and feature updates

The ever-popular media player VLC has been updated to version 1.1.5. As well as updating the program’s impressive codec directory, there are also a number of minor feature updates and improvements.

5 quick and easy Windows system shortcuts
November 12, 2010 – 16:40 | Comments Off on 5 quick and easy Windows system shortcuts
5 quick and easy Windows system shortcuts

One of the most effective ways to speed up your computer is to change the way you work. Why, for example, click the Start button and select All Programs > Accessories > Windows Explorer when …

ESET and Sophos release free Mac antivirus tools
November 3, 2010 – 01:16 | Comments Off on ESET and Sophos release free Mac antivirus tools
ESET and Sophos release free Mac antivirus tools

In what could be seen as confirmation of the increasing popularity of Macs, both ESET and Sophos have released antivirus tools designed specifically for OS X. ESET Cybersecurity and Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac have been …