Test drive 1Password for Windows & qualify for an early bird discount
October 15, 2010 – 00:10 | Comments Off on Test drive 1Password for Windows & qualify for an early bird discount
Test drive 1Password for Windows & qualify for an early bird discount

Keeping on top of the myriad passwords that we all need to remember to access web sites, programs and other services can be a real headache. For some time now, Mac, iPhone and iPad users …

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 …

Opera 10.63 released
October 13, 2010 – 15:37 | Comments Off on Opera 10.63 released
Opera 10.63 released

The increasingly popular web browser Opera has been updated to version 10.63. while in terms of version numbering this could be seen as a minor update, the latest version of the browser includes a number …

Microsoft launches Windows Phone 7
October 11, 2010 – 23:11 | Comments Off on Microsoft launches Windows Phone 7
Microsoft launches Windows Phone 7

After months of build-up, Microsoft has finally unveiled the first Windows Phone 7 devices that are due to launch in the very near future. The company is hoping that the latest foray into the smartphone …

Microsoft releases Windows Live Mesh for Mac
October 6, 2010 – 12:13 | Comments Off on Microsoft releases Windows Live Mesh for Mac
Microsoft releases Windows Live Mesh for Mac

Microsoft’s Windows Live Mesh Service has been designed to make it easy to synchronise files between the two or more computer that many of us find ourselves working with these days. Windows Live Mesh for …

Tweak virtual memory settings for a faster PC
September 6, 2010 – 20:08 | Comments Off on Tweak virtual memory settings for a faster PC
Tweak virtual memory settings for a faster PC

There’s never enough physical memory available in Windows, which is why it utilises a special file on your hard drive called the paging file to provide additional memory when your RAM is fully utilised. As …

Take the Skype 5.0 Beta 2 for a test drive
September 3, 2010 – 13:13 | One Comment
Take the Skype 5.0 Beta 2 for a test drive

A new beta version of the voice, video and instant messaging chat tool Skype has been released. The big news in the second beta of Skype 5.0 is the addition of group call support. This …

10 essential free backup tools everyone should download
August 19, 2010 – 20:07 | Comments Off on 10 essential free backup tools everyone should download
10 essential free backup tools everyone should download

Backing up ought to be compulsory, with a course that includes listening to the horror stories of data loss from others.. While data recovery might be possible on the cheap, it’s far better to protect your data now for peace of mind. It needn’t cost you a penny, so read on and take action while you still can with the help of 10 unmissable – and completely free -backup tools for your PC.

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 …

Speed up your PC with MAGIX PC Check & Tuning Free
August 6, 2010 – 11:42 | Comments Off on Speed up your PC with MAGIX PC Check & Tuning Free
Speed up your PC with MAGIX PC Check & Tuning Free

Any user of Windows will be aware that it doesn’t take long for a once speedy computer to slow to a crawl, almost to the point of becoming unusable. MAGIX PC Check & Tuning is …

Solve computer problems with Microsoft Fix It
April 19, 2010 – 16:24 | Comments Off on Solve computer problems with Microsoft Fix It
Solve computer problems with Microsoft Fix It

One of the most useful features of Windows 7 is the Action Center which not only provides information about the state of installed virus protection, but will also alert you to computer problems. Users of …