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
Opera 49 adds editable elements to its screen capture tool, rolls out VR headset support

Opera 49 adds editable elements to its screen capture tool, rolls out VR headset support

Opera Software has unveiled Opera 49.0, the latest version of its Chromium-powered browser for Windows, Mac and Linux.
By Nick Peers Nov 10 2017, 10:39AM
Audacity 2.2.0 unveils new themed look along with other interface updates

Audacity 2.2.0 unveils new themed look along with other interface updates

Open-source sound recording, editing and mixing tool Audacity 2.2.0 has been released for Windows, Mac and Linux, around two years after version 2.1.0 made its debut.
By Nick Peers Nov 6 2017, 11:13AM
Foxit Reader 9.0 unveils single-key accelerators, plus improves search, commenting and accessibility tools

Foxit Reader 9.0 unveils single-key accelerators, plus improves search, commenting and accessibility tools

Foxit Software has released Foxit Reader 9.0, a major new version of its free PDF creation and reader tool for Windows PCs.
By Nick Peers Nov 3 2017, 11:12AM
O&O DiskImage Professional 12 promises to speed up file backups by up to 100%

O&O DiskImage Professional 12 promises to speed up file backups by up to 100%

O&O Software GMBH has launched O&O DiskImage Professional 12, the latest version of its Windows disk-imaging and file backup tool.
By Nick Peers Oct 30 2017, 1:12PM
WebSite X5 Evolution 14.0 improves navigation menu, updates effects and templates

WebSite X5 Evolution 14.0 improves navigation menu, updates effects and templates

Incomedia has released a major new version of its wizard-driven web-building tool with the launch of WebSite X5 Evolution 14.0.
By Nick Peers Oct 19 2017, 11:26AM
FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option

FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option

Softland has released FBackup 7.0 and Backup4all 7.0, major new versions of its free and paid-for Windows backup products.
By Nick Peers Oct 16 2017, 11:30AM
AOMEI PE Builder Free 2.0 released, now supports Windows XP through to Windows 10

AOMEI PE Builder Free 2.0 released, now supports Windows XP through to Windows 10

Three years ago, AOMEI unveiled the first version of PE Builder.
By Nick Peers Oct 12 2017, 11:33AM
Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall

Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall

Why does anyone need a third-party firewall when Windows offers one of its own? Good question...
By Nick Peers Oct 9 2017, 10:47AM
Macrium Reflect Free 7.1 adds Hyper-V support, now licensed for commercial use

Macrium Reflect Free 7.1 adds Hyper-V support, now licensed for commercial use

Paramount Software (UK) Ltd has released Macrium Reflect Free Edition 7.1, a major new release of its disk imaging backup tool for Windows.
By Nick Peers Oct 3 2017, 11:39AM
Firefox 56 unveils improved preferences, paves the way for Firefox Quantum

Firefox 56 unveils improved preferences, paves the way for Firefox Quantum

Mozilla has released Firefox 56.0, with Firefox for Android 56.0 due imminently.
By Nick Peers Sep 29 2017, 9:57AM
Opera 48 unveils pop-up search and conversion tools, Snapshot screen-capture utility

Opera 48 unveils pop-up search and conversion tools, Snapshot screen-capture utility

Opera Software has unveiled Opera 48.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux.
By Nick Peers Sep 28 2017, 12:33PM
O&O Defrag Professional 21 adds O&O DiskStat 3, streamlines performance and improves cleaning

O&O Defrag Professional 21 adds O&O DiskStat 3, streamlines performance and improves cleaning

O&O Software GmbH has unveiled O&O Defrag Professional 21.0, a major new build of its renowned Windows drive defragmentation and optimisation tool.
By Nick Peers Sep 20 2017, 1:20PM
Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7

Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7

When it comes to protecting yourself online – particularly when surfing through insecure public connections – then nothing beats a good old VPN.
By Nick Peers Sep 18 2017, 12:01PM
Blender 2.79 adds new and improved tools, enhances cycle rendering feature

Blender 2.79 adds new and improved tools, enhances cycle rendering feature

Non-profit organisation The Blender Foundation has released Blender 2.79, an update to its cross-platform, open-source 3D graphics tool.
By Nick Peers Sep 13 2017, 11:56AM
Mountain Duck 2.0 adds support for client-side encryption of cloud storage

Mountain Duck 2.0 adds support for client-side encryption of cloud storage

Bern software developer iterate GmbH has released Mountain Duck 2.0 for Windows and Mac.
By Nick Peers Sep 8 2017, 11:32AM
Novabench 4.0 offers quick and dirty benchmark solution for PC and Mac

Novabench 4.0 offers quick and dirty benchmark solution for PC and Mac

Novawave Inc has released Novabench 4.0, a major new update for its Windows and Mac benchmarking tool.
By Nick Peers Sep 1 2017, 11:37AM
Parallels Desktop 13 promises performance boost, extended Touch Bar support

Parallels Desktop 13 promises performance boost, extended Touch Bar support

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has released Parallels Desktop 13, a major new release of its popular Mac virtualisation tool.
By Nick Peers Aug 23 2017, 10:53AM