Utilities Archive

Tip: Add Tabs To File Explorer In Windows With Clover

Microsoft may have added a million and one features in the newer versions of Windows, but there is still room for some slight improvements here and there. This hold particularly true for power users. And if you

Friday Giveaway – 5 licenses of Handy Backup Home Standard

So the makers of Handy Backup software have reached out to our readers to offer us some reasons to check out their software. So what is Handy Backup? From the vendor: Handy Backup™ Home Standard is a software

At some point you just shake your head – iObit releases yet another Start Menu replacement tool

*Sigh* At some point, you just shake your head. I’ve never seen so many utilities created to help “fix” an Operating System. OK, here we go again. IObit, the world’s leading system utility software provider, announced a

Pokki are seeing MASSIVE demand for the Start Menu in Windows 8

Pokki which released a Windows 8 Start menu replacement back in October today revealed that it had been downloaded 1.5 million times for Windows 8. This data is yet another stark indication that there is demand for

Easy Video Suite software is now available

Video editing and marketing had to evolve. It was inevitable. It was becoming much too complicated. And if it isn’t too complicated for some people, it’s still definitely too time consuming. You had to worry about the

Paul Thurrott says fix Windows 8 – boot to desktop

Paul Thurrott has posted a fine article on fixing Windows 8. He basically is joining the chorus of bloggers (me included) who have said that it makes no logical sense to deny customers the right to log

A fresh way to bypass the Windows 8 Modern UI – RetroUI by Thinix

A few days ago, I spoke about the fact that I thought Microsoft made a very big tactical error by removing the start menu from the Windows 8 desktop. I said that there were a bunch of

Stardock’s Start8 Final Commercial Version is Here, Just $4.99

Part of the nature of Microsoft Windows is the ability to load the programs, apps and UI shells you want– at least in the traditional desktop. There are many Windows users that feel that the newest OS

You have to love Stardock Software

I am tickled pink by this company. This is the perfect example of capitalism at it’s finest. They saw a need in the market and man did they ever fill it! Stardock have released a near-final build

Cyberlink PowerDirector for Windows 8

Cyberlink, best known for its PowerDVD software is planning some touch-optimized video editing software for Windows 8. The new tool is called PowerDirector and it will be available at Windows 8 launch for around 10 to 15