761309 serif webplus xAn On-line Presence

Published in Software by mfereday on Mar 6, 2014
Serif WebPlus is a software package that offers to ease you gently into creating your own web-based presence.

Paragon & You Cam

Published in Software by paul_smart on Feb 14, 2014
Two software packages, first one to do backups and even duplicate your hard drive. Second one that works with your Web Cam lots of notebooks and laptops come with version 3.5 which was fun, this however is version 6 that does far more.

738568 magix photostory 201Photos into Stories

Published in Software by mfereday on Dec 26, 2013
According to popular conception, every picture tells a story. So why not use your collection of pictures or photos to create a story of your own. Offering to help in this respect is MAGIX’s Photostory software in its latest 2014 Deluxe edition.

742326 acronis true image 2014 premiuAcronis TrueImage 2014 Premium

Published in Software by paul_smart on Dec 25, 2013
This is probably the best hard disc full duplication software on the market. Currently on offer with an amazing 250GB of free Cloud storage available, available for the same price (as a special offer) as the more normal 5GB offering.

742325 Director Suite CyberLink Director Suite 2

Published in Software by paul_smart on Dec 20, 2013
CyberLink are one of the main video and audio companies in the PC field. Director Suite is a very comprehensive package. You can buy online and download, or be a Dinosaur like me and install from DVDs and get printed manuals.

736757 winzip 1WinZip 18 with Add-ons

Published in Software by mfereday on Dec 19, 2013
A long time resident on my various hard disks over the years has been different versions of WinZip. The latest version of this software now supports add-ons.

731281 tuneup_utilities_201TuneUp Utilities 2014

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 30, 2013
While “familiarity breeds contempt” might not totally be the appropriate comment, in some respect it could apply in this situation. After all the more we use our Windows computers, the less responsive they become when reacting to our needs and commands. Often we are kept waiting for a boot-up sequence to be completed and programs, which previously loaded speedily, now appear to crawl as if they are spending time admiring the innards of the computer and its operating system. Of course we could

731283 honestech stopmotion studio Stopmotion Studio 4.0

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 28, 2013
A flip book was the method use to create moving images when I was a child. Now modern technology can be used to create a similar effect.

727382 norton internet security 201Always Up-to-Date Norton

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 23, 2013
As part of its family of protection software, Norton has released the latest version of its popular Norton Internet Security product.

727381 corel paintshop pro x6 ultimatAn Old, Old Favourite

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 21, 2013
In its various versions, Paint Shop Pro has been a regular resident on my computer systems dating back to its Shareware days. This product is now a popular member of the Corel family.

726482 Adobe Premiere Elements 1Premiere Elements 12

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 19, 2013
Like Adobe Photoshop Elements 12, Adobe Premiere Elements 12 is a less powerful and more economic version of one of Adobe’s marketing leading products used by many professional users. So if you feel that Adobe Premiere video editing software is too expensive for your current financial situation then you might like to consider Adobe Premiere Elements 12 which could well be within your budget range.

726480 adobe Photoshop Elements 1Photoshop Elements 12

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 16, 2013
While the tool of choice for many professionals working with digital images is Adobe Photoshop, the pricing of this product puts it out of the reach of mere mortals. Fortunately Adobe, being aware of the financial restraints many of us have to work under and still wishing to draw more customers into its family, has developed a more economic but less powerful offering. This is Photoshop Elements which is now up to version 12 and is available in either Windows

726481 acronis true image 201Acronis True Image 2014

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 14, 2013
It is your responsibility to make sure your data is kept safe. A scheduled back-up process can help in this respect.

Norton All-Round Protection

Published in Software by mfereday on Nov 9, 2013
received an email recently which reminded me that there was a task that required my immediate attention. This email informed me that my Norton 360 subscription had expired and I was no longer protected. This wake up call was just the impetus I needed to make sure the next product under review would be the latest version of Norton 360 which provides antivirus and Internet protection for up to three devices.

720697 cyberlink director suite CyberLink Director Suite 2

Published in Software by mfereday on Oct 17, 2013
Bringing together the latest versions of four of its software products, CyberLink has created a new version of its Director Suite offering.

720695 serif photostack photo editing softwarA New Serif Product

Published in Software by mfereday on Oct 15, 2013
When Serif adds a new product to its portfolio of graphic based offerings (WebPlus, PagePlus, DrawPlus and MoviePlus to mention just some), you could be forgiven for expecting this new title to feature the Word “Plus” as part of its name. However this is not the case with this particular new title. As this software is concerned with photo editing and management, the obvious title would have been PhotoPlus but Serif already has a product with this name. Therefore the company has

716191 nero 2014 premiuNero 2014 Platinum

Published in Software by mfereday on Oct 10, 2013
As Nero fiddled, it is claimed, while Rome burned, so the software of the same name will burn your multimedia content and other data to optical media. This feature, however, has been just one element of the Nero software for a while now as other features have been added to create a multimedia suite offering. Rather than stick with the numbering system that was used with earlier versions of this software, Nero has opted to switch to a date designation with the latest versio

706203 magix designer pro xDesigner Pro X 9

Published in Software by mfereday on Sep 19, 2013
Now part of the MAGIX family, Xara has released the latest version of its flagship graphics product.

706040 cyberlink media suite 11 ultrMedia Suite 11 Deluxe

Published in Software by mfereday on Sep 5, 2013
Offering users a one-stop shop for their media needs, CyberLink has released the latest version of its Media Suite product.

698204 Microsoft Word 2013 Step by SteGetting Started With Word 2013

Published in Software by adrianmorant on Jul 22, 2013
“Step by Step” and “Plain & Simple” are two Word 2013 books from the Microsoft Press. As well as teaching the new user how to use the program, they each also cover new features which increase Word’s versatility especially in the areas of cooperation. They each adopt a different approach and so one can choose the one that best suits one’s needs.

697212 cyberlink power dvd 13 ultrCyberlink Power DVD 13

Published in Software by paul_smart on Jul 19, 2013
The number ‘13’ and some peoples idea that it is unlucky means they go from 12 to 14 or as more than one company has done go from 12 to XIII. Whatever you feel a software package that has had that number of incarnations must be mature.