Misc Software

DuckDuckGo: The privacy-conscious search engine taking the fight to Google by NOT tracking you

DuckDuckGo: The privacy-conscious search engine taking the fight to Google by NOT tracking you

DuckDuckGo has almost doubled its popularity in the past year, giving it the title of 400th most popular website worldwide...
By Abigail Beall, Victoria Woollaston Dec 15 2017, 10:38AM
Revolutionise your writing with the latest PhraseExpress 13

Revolutionise your writing with the latest PhraseExpress 13

Sometimes we think email is taking over our lives...
By Chris Wiles Dec 12 2017, 11:01AM
Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google issued patches for 37 security issues in Chrome, with one being rated critical and six considered high risks, with the release of Chrome 63.0.3239.84.
By Doug Olenick Dec 11 2017, 12:50PM
WordPress hit with keylogger, 5,400 sites infected

WordPress hit with keylogger, 5,400 sites infected

The cryptomining malware pushed from cloudflare.solutions earlier this year has been modified with the addition of keylogger functionality to its mix.
By Doug Olenick Dec 11 2017, 10:42AM
TeamViewer releases emergency patch for permissions flaw

TeamViewer releases emergency patch for permissions flaw

TeamViewer has rushed out an emergency patch to fix a security flaw that could allow hackers to take over other machines during an active session.
By Rene Millman Dec 11 2017, 10:42AM
NCSC: Kaspersky antivirus could risk national security

NCSC: Kaspersky antivirus could risk national security

Cyber centre warn government departments against using Russian antivirus tools
By Staff Writer Dec 5 2017, 8:56AM
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
Firefox tests in-browser breached site notifications

Firefox tests in-browser breached site notifications

Firefox is testing out a warning system that will notify users when they visit breached sites and offer the option to be notified if a site they previously visited becomes breached in the future.
By Robert Abel Dec 4 2017, 10:28AM
Google Chrome soon to shun third-party software

Google Chrome soon to shun third-party software

Google attempts to stop security problems caused by other software providers.
By Staff Writer Dec 4 2017, 8:32AM
TeamViewer 13 now supports remote iOS screen sharing

TeamViewer 13 now supports remote iOS screen sharing

TeamViewer GmbH has released the final version of TeamViewer 13, its remote access tool for Windows, Linux and Mac computers, with ChromeOS, iOS, Android and Windows App editions.
By Chris Wiles Nov 29 2017, 11:25AM
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
Remove stubborn applications using new Ashampoo Uninstaller 7

Remove stubborn applications using new Ashampoo Uninstaller 7

Any company which has to provide customer support for software products will say one of their key concerns is the inability of users to fully remove applications from their computer. This app can help.
By Chris Wiles Nov 21 2017, 11:12AM
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
Microsoft Patch Tuesday: 20 critical issues addressed

Microsoft Patch Tuesday: 20 critical issues addressed

Microsoft's November Patch Tuesday rollout included patches 53 flaws, 20 rated critical, spread across a variety of products, including Edge, Internet Explorer, Windows and Office.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 1:23PM
Coinhive cryptocurrency miner on Check Point's Most Wanted Malware list

Coinhive cryptocurrency miner on Check Point's Most Wanted Malware list

Cryptocurrency miners are becoming one of the most prolific threats facing everyone, with Check Point Software Technologies naming this type of malicious software in its Ten Most Wanted Malware list for October.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 11:20AM
Adobe Patch Tuesday: 62 vulnerabilities for Acrobat, 5 critical for Flash

Adobe Patch Tuesday: 62 vulnerabilities for Acrobat, 5 critical for Flash

Adobe's November Patch Tuesday included 83 patches, including fixes for five critical-rated issues in Flash Player. Reader and Acrobat, by themselves, generated more than five dozen CVEs.
By Doug Olenick Nov 16 2017, 11:20AM
Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018

Adobe releases Acrobat Reader 2018

Do you still use it? Perhaps you should.
By Chris Wiles Nov 15 2017, 11:30AM
New PCMark 10 update out now

New PCMark 10 update out now

Update v1.0.1403 fixes some minor bugs.
By David Hollingworth Nov 14 2017, 12:18PM
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