Misc Software

Google Calendar's web app receives a long-awaited revamp

Google Calendar's web app receives a long-awaited revamp

The update adds a fresh look and improved features for creating meetings.
By Staff Writer Oct 19 2017, 9:31AM
Microsoft Edge rated 'best at blocking phishing attacks'

Microsoft Edge rated 'best at blocking phishing attacks'

Microsoft's flagship is better than Chrome and Firefox for identifying malicious sites.
By Dale Walker Oct 16 2017, 12:47PM
Mozilla patches three critical issues in Thunderbird and Firefox

Mozilla patches three critical issues in Thunderbird and Firefox

Mozilla issued a security update stating that the newly released Thunderbird 52.4 , Firefox 56 and Firefox ESR 52.4 patch 10 vulnerabilities, two rated critical, five high and three moderate found in earlier iterations of the software.
By Doug Olenick Oct 16 2017, 11:02AM
Patch Tuesday Microsoft: 62 vulnerabilities, 28 critical, 1 in the wild

Patch Tuesday Microsoft: 62 vulnerabilities, 28 critical, 1 in the wild

Microsoft's October Patch Tuesday release covered a wide spectrum of problems with the majority possibly resulting in remote code execution (RCE) and CVE-2017-11826 being publicly disclosed and actively exploited.
By Doug Olenick Oct 13 2017, 10:52AM
Look what’s back! It’s only Twitterrific 5 for your Mac

Look what’s back! It’s only Twitterrific 5 for your Mac

It seems like an eternity since we last used Twitterrific.
By Chris Wiles Oct 11 2017, 11:23AM
Microsoft lets Cortana reply to your Skype messages

Microsoft lets Cortana reply to your Skype messages

AI voice assistant finds answers to your questions, and recommends restaurants.
By Staff Writer Oct 11 2017, 9:03AM
How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

Some stubborn software keeps reinstalling no matter what you do to remove it. This is how to stop it from boomeranging back.
By Robert Irvine Oct 9 2017, 12:49PM
Microsoft Edge is coming to Android and iOS

Microsoft Edge is coming to Android and iOS

The app will feature strong integrations with Windows 10.
By Adam Shepherd Oct 9 2017, 12:18PM
Mozilla drops support of Firefox on Windows XP and Vista

Mozilla drops support of Firefox on Windows XP and Vista

The company's extended support release to end next year
By Staff Writer Oct 6 2017, 10:17AM
Critical zero-days found in three popular WordPress plugins

Critical zero-days found in three popular WordPress plugins

Critical zero-day vulnerabilities in three popular Wordpress plug-ins could allow attackers to completely take over a vulnerable site.
By Robert Abel Oct 5 2017, 10:44AM
Protect yourself against malicious websites using Web of Trust

Protect yourself against malicious websites using Web of Trust

Ever had the feeling the site you're visiting doesn't have your best interests in mind?
By Chris Wiles Oct 3 2017, 1:12PM
OpenText Document Sciences full of holes - multiple vulnerabilities found

OpenText Document Sciences full of holes - multiple vulnerabilities found

SQL injections and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities are among the flaws found in OpenText Document Sciences xPression.
By Rene Millman Oct 3 2017, 11:23AM
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
Transfer your data and installed applications with EaseUS Todo PC Trans

Transfer your data and installed applications with EaseUS Todo PC Trans

Get all your apps set up on a new machine quick-smart.
By Chris Wiles 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
Apple kills bugs in iCloud for Windows, macOS High Sierra, macOS Server

Apple kills bugs in iCloud for Windows, macOS High Sierra, macOS Server

Apple has issued security updates for its macOS operating system, macOS Server, and iCloud for Windows products, fixing 67 vulnerabilities.
By Bradley Barth Sep 28 2017, 9:58AM
Firefox Quantum is Mozilla's supercharged attempt to topple Chrome

Firefox Quantum is Mozilla's supercharged attempt to topple Chrome

Extensions will let users screenshot from within the browser, store pages for later and sync tabs between desktop and mobile versions.
By Staff Writer Sep 28 2017, 9:47AM
Keep your system drivers up-to-date using the latest Driver Booster 5

Keep your system drivers up-to-date using the latest Driver Booster 5

Don't let old drivers slow you down.
By Chris Wiles Sep 27 2017, 11:33AM
31 bugs uncovered across Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefox & Chrome browsers

31 bugs uncovered across Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefox & Chrome browsers

Google project zero team researcher Ivan Fratric discovered 31 bugs in the DOM engines of Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefoxand Chrome browsers.
By Robert Abel Sep 27 2017, 11:20AM
Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3

Create professional-quality PDFs using PDFCreator 3

You may ask yourself why on earth would you need a specific tool to create a PDF from an application when Windows 10 has the ability to quickly print as a PDF?
By Chris Wiles Sep 25 2017, 10:22AM