SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 promises full Office 2016 compatibility, debuts optional ribbon interface

SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 promises full Office 2016 compatibility, debuts optional ribbon interface

Why pay a monthly subscription for Office software?
By Nick Peers May 17 2018, 11:43AM
Firefox Quantum 60 released

Firefox Quantum 60 released

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 60.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 60.0 and Firefox ESR 60.0.
By Nick Peers May 10 2018, 11:30AM
Spybot – Search & Destroy 2.7 adds new Start Center screen, improves malware search

Spybot – Search & Destroy 2.7 adds new Start Center screen, improves malware search

Irish security developer Safer Networking has released Spybot – Search & Destroy 2.7, a new version of its Windows free and paid-for anti-malware tool.
By Nick Peers May 4 2018, 12:16PM
Opera launches (another) mobile app – Opera Touch 1.0

Opera launches (another) mobile app – Opera Touch 1.0

Opera Software has launched Opera Touch 1.0 a mobile app for Android (with iOS due to follow shortly).
By Nick Peers Apr 26 2018, 12:33PM
Mailstore Home 11.0 offers more robust protection for your email

Mailstore Home 11.0 offers more robust protection for your email

German email back-up company MailStore Software GmbH has released MailStore Home 11.0 for PCs running Windows 7, 8.1 and 10.
By Nick Peers Apr 23 2018, 11:56AM
Handbrake 1.1.0 revamps user interface, adds Vimeo, YouTube and 4K presets

Handbrake 1.1.0 revamps user interface, adds Vimeo, YouTube and 4K presets

Popular cross-platform, open-source video transcoder Handbrake 1.1.0 has been released, and despite the version number increment is actually a major update.
By Nick Peers Apr 10 2018, 12:08PM
1Password 7 Beta for Mac and Windows reveal major facelift, lots of new and improved features

1Password 7 Beta for Mac and Windows reveal major facelift, lots of new and improved features

AgileBits has released beta versions of its upcoming 1Password 7.0 Beta for Mac and 1Password 7.0 Beta for Windows clients.
By Nick Peers Apr 5 2018, 12:50PM
Universal Media Server 7.0.0 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance

Universal Media Server 7.0.0 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance

The Universal Media Server Project has released Universal Media Server 7.0.0, a major new release of its open-source, cross-platform media server for Windows, Mac and Linux computers.
By Nick Peers Mar 28 2018, 1:01PM
Opera 52 launches faster ad-blocking tool, adds support for multiple tab selection

Opera 52 launches faster ad-blocking tool, adds support for multiple tab selection

Opera Software has released Opera 52.0, the latest version of its Chromium-based browser for Windows, Mac and Linux.
By Nick Peers Mar 26 2018, 11:54AM
Google Web Designer 3.0 makes HTML 5 web content easy to build across multiple devices and platforms

Google Web Designer 3.0 makes HTML 5 web content easy to build across multiple devices and platforms

Google has released Google Web Designer 3.0 Beta, its HTML5 content-producing tool for Windows, Mac and Linux.
By Nick Peers Mar 16 2018, 12:19PM
Firefox Quantum 59 boosts page loading times, adds options for blocking intrusive website requests

Firefox Quantum 59 boosts page loading times, adds options for blocking intrusive website requests

Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 59.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 59.0 rolling out imminently.
By Nick Peers Mar 14 2018, 12:19PM
PDF Shaper 8.2 improves text detection and extraction, supports system fonts and more

PDF Shaper 8.2 improves text detection and extraction, supports system fonts and more

Burnaware Technologies has released PDF Shaper Free 8.2, a major update to its freeware PDF toolkit for Windows users.
By Nick Peers Mar 12 2018, 12:34PM
BleachBit 2.0 adds drag-and-drop file shredding to open-source disk cleaning tool

BleachBit 2.0 adds drag-and-drop file shredding to open-source disk cleaning tool

The first update in over two years
By Nick Peers Mar 2 2018, 8:39AM
GlassWire 2.0 unveils major redesign, adds more network monitoring and protection tools

GlassWire 2.0 unveils major redesign, adds more network monitoring and protection tools

SecureMix LLC has released GlassWire 2.0.78, a major update of its security network monitoring and Windows Firewall control tool.
By Nick Peers Dec 15 2017, 11:43AM
Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads

Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads

Cliqz has released Ghostery 8.0 for Chrome, as well as updates for Firefox and Opera users.
By Nick Peers Dec 7 2017, 3:00PM
Microsoft brings Edge for iOS and Android out of Preview

Microsoft brings Edge for iOS and Android out of Preview

Now you can stay in sync with your PC.
By Nick Peers Dec 4 2017, 10:40AM
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard 6.6 adds support for exFAT, improves bootable media support

AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard 6.6 adds support for exFAT, improves bootable media support

Everyone needs a partition management tool.
By Nick Peers Nov 27 2017, 11:40AM
Scrivener 3.0 unveils major UI update and improvements alongside new features

Scrivener 3.0 unveils major UI update and improvements alongside new features

Literature and Latte has released Scrivener 3.0 for OS X, a major new version of its writer-centric tool.
By Nick Peers Nov 22 2017, 11:36AM
DisplayFusion 9.1 released, tweaks multi-monitor display tool for Windows

DisplayFusion 9.1 released, tweaks multi-monitor display tool for Windows

Binary Fortress Software has released DisplayFusion 9.1, a minor update of its multi-monitor management tool for Windows.
By Nick Peers Nov 20 2017, 10:43AM
Firefox 57 unveils new speedy Quantum browsing engine, revamps user interface

Firefox 57 unveils new speedy Quantum browsing engine, revamps user interface

Mozilla has placed Firefox 57.0 on its servers for download, ahead of its official release.
By Nick Peers Nov 14 2017, 11:08AM