Bitdefender 2019 security line promises to stop ‘most-sophisticated attacks’

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/18/bitdefender-2019-security-line-promises-to-stop-most-sophisticated-attacks/ Bitdefender has unveiled the latest versions of its security product line for desktop and mobile. Top-of-the-line Bitdefender Total Security 2019 is accompanied by mid-range Bitdefender Internet Security 2019 and focused … Read more

Paragon Backup & Recovery Free 17 unleashed, now supports differential and incremental backups

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/11/paragon-backup-recovery-free-17-unleashed-now-supports-differential-and-incremental-backups/ Paragon Software GmbH has released Paragon Backup & Recovery 17 Free 64-bit (also available for 32-bit), a brand-new version of its free (for personal use) backup and restore tool … Read more

GIMP 2.10.4 adds Simple Horizon Straightening tool, improves font-loading process at startup

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/07/gimp-2-10-4-adds-simple-horizon-straightening-tool-improves-font-loading-process-at-startup/ Popular open-source image-editing tool GIMP 2.10.4 has been released by the GIMP Development Team. The latest version of the popular cross-platform image editor adds a new Simple Horizon Straightening … Read more

Firefox Quantum 61 tweaks user interface, boosts performance (again)

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/26/firefox-quantum-61-tweaks-user-interface-boosts-performance-again/ Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 61.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 61.0. The new release sells itself on major performance improvements, security updates and some user interface … Read more

Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 7 unveils improved one-click image optimization tool

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/18/ashampoo-photo-optimizer-7-unveils-improved-one-click-image-optimization-tool/ Almost four years after the last major release, German developer Ashampoo has unveiled Photo Optimizer 7 for PCs running Windows 7 or later. The commercial tool offers a variety … Read more

Get a full year of Sticky Password Premium, worth $29.95, for FREE with our latest software giveaway! #BetaNews20

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/13/get-a-full-year-of-sticky-password-premium-worth-29-95-for-free-with-our-latest-software-giveaway-betanews20/ Protecting your personal information has made big headlines in 2018, and will continue to do so as hackers continue to outwit even the biggest firms. This is what makes … Read more

WizFile 2.0 makes searching any hard drive quick and easy — also adds targeted search support

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/08/wizfile-2-0-makes-searching-any-hard-drive-quick-and-easy-also-adds-targeted-search-support/ Antibody-Software has released WizFile 2.0, a major update to its freeware Windows file-searching tool. The program — also available in portable form — provides users with lightning quick filename-based … Read more

This Thursday, get O&O DiskImage 11 Professional ($49.95 value) for FREE #BetaNews20

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/06/oo-diskimage-11-professional-free-betanews20/ Everybody needs a backup — with ransomware added to the list of threats to your data, now is the perfect time to take full advantage of our first BetaNews … Read more

WinStep Nexus Dock and Extreme 18.5 unveil major Dock improvements

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/01/winstep-nexus-dock-and-extreme-18-5-unveil-major-dock-improvements/ WinStep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, WinStep Nexus Dock and WinStep Extreme, to version 18.5. Despite the point release, WinStep is billing this as a “massive release”. Docks … Read more

Kaspersky Total Security 2019 cleans misbehaving apps and browser extensions

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/25/kaspersky-total-security-2019-cleans-misbehaving-apps-and-browser-extensions/ Kaspersky has released major new versions of its security suites with the launch of Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 and Kaspersky Total Security 2019 for Windows PCs. The suite — … Read more

Firefox Quantum 60 released, improves Firefox Home page and boosts camera security

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/09/firefox-quantum-60-released-improves-firefox-home-page-and-boosts-camera-security/ Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum 60.0 for desktop, along with Firefox for Android 60.0 and Firefox ESR 60.0. The new version adds an Enterprise-friendly policy engine for customizing Firefox … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/04/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. The major new feature in … Read more

Opera launches (another) mobile app — Opera Touch 1.0 links in with Opera desktop browser

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/25/opera-launches-another-mobile-app-opera-touch-1-0-links-in-with-opera-desktop-browser/ Opera Software has launched Opera Touch 1.0 a mobile app for Android (with iOS due to follow shortly). It joins existing mobile apps Opera and Opera Mini. The new … Read more

Mailstore Home 11 offers more robust protection for your email, speeds up archive searches

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/19/mailstore-home-11-offers-more-robust-protection-for-your-email-speeds-up-archive-searches/ German email back-up company MailStore Software GmbH has released MailStore Home 11.0 for PCs running Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. The tool makes it easy to create archives and … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/10/handbrake-revamp/ 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. Handbrake allows users to convert video from a wide variety … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/04/1password-beta-mac-windows/ AgileBits has released beta versions of its upcoming 1Password 7.0 Beta for Mac and 1Password 7.0 Beta for Windows clients. 1Password offers secure form-filling and password management tools and is also available on iOS and Android. … Read more

Universal Media Server 7 adds Movies and TV Show library options, improves scanning performance

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/27/universal-media-server-7-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. The server, … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/22/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. The main highlight in this new release is the unveiling of … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/15/google-web-designer-3/ Google has released Google Web Designer 3.0 Beta, its HTML5 content-producing tool for Windows, Mac and Linux. Although targeted primarily at advertisers, the tool can be adapted for other content … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/13/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. The new version continues to refine performance with the promise of faster … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/09/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. PDF Shaper provides a series of tools for managing and … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/28/bleachbit-2-0-adds-drag-and-drop-file-shredding-to-open-source-disk-cleaning-tool/ Open-source cleaning tool BleachBit 2.0 has been released for Windows and Linux, along with BleachBit 2.0 Portable for Windows. The update — the first in over two years — … Read more