Thanks to copyright issues, Classic Shell replacement Classic Start is no more… but it’s not bad news

Full Article : BetaNews – Classic Shell was around for years before finding fame following Microsoft’s ill-conceived idea to make Windows 8 without a Start button or menu. It remained popular even after the … Read more

How to add amazing live wallpaper (with or without sound) to Windows, and even create your own

Full Article : BetaNews – Windows has been capable of displaying animated wallpaper for years, and when done right the effect is nothing less than stunning. RainWallpaper, from Deviant Art, lets you browse a … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – 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 – 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

The Firefox-powered Cliqz web browser puts your security first

Full Article : BetaNews – People are worried about their personal security. Who do you trust? Facebook recently admitted it tracks just about everything you do whilst using its network, whereas one of the … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – 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 – 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 – 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

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

Full Article : BetaNews – 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

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

Full Article : BetaNews – 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

4 cool new projects to try in COPR for April

Full Article : Fedora Magazine – COPR is a collection of personal repositories for software that isn’t carried in Fedora. Some software doesn’t conform to standards that allow easy packaging. Or it may not … Read more

The Vrms Program Helps You To Find Non-free Software In Debian

Full Article : OSTechNix – The other day I was reading an interesting guide that explained the difference between free and open source software on Digital ocean. Until then, I thought both are more … Read more

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

Full Article : BetaNews – 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