Archive for April, 2013
Sunday, April 28th, 2013
Having an internet connection that is unstable or unreliable can be very frustrating sometimes if you are the type that enjoys regular downloads. That is why most people these days would rather install download managers that have pause and resume capabilities. One of such applications or download managers is EagleGet.
EagleGet is a free download manager that makes it easy to grab web videos and other contents online. EagleGet integrates easily with Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome; intercepting all the regular download links you click on. The application can also help you download videos from major sites including YouTube, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vimeo, and many more.
EagleGet 220.127.116.11 Beta has a couple of new changes such as; addition of download scheduler feature, addition of function to skip, addition of download dialog when URL is clicked, addition of the function to hibernate or sleep computer after completing all transfers, addition of a countdown timer for automatic shutdown/hibernate/sleep, and improved silent mode function.
This version also features an improved keyboard operation for task list, task monitor bar now displays the overall progress of all active tasks, as well as a couple of minor changes and fixes introduced by the publisher.
EagleGet is still in Beta version, and is still not stable. However, the program seems to have all it takes to help a newbie understand its features without stress.
Want to check it out? Visit Eagleget.
Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Are you a developer looking to test your application from your Windows screen or a user who owns an application for Android without Windows alternative? Then you might want to check out BlueStacks App Player for Windows.
What’s BlueStacks App Player for Windows?
BlueStacks App Player for Windows lets you play Android applications fast and full-screen on your computer. Push your favorite applications from your Android phone to your computer by using BlueStacks Cloud Connect. Run using 10 pre-loaded applications “out of the box.” Install up to 26 more of your favorite applications.
BlueStacks App Player is one of the early production software that gives you the chance to use your favorite mobile applications on Windows PC. You can download applications like Angry Birds, Temple Run, Evernote, Space, and Documents to Go straight into BlueStacks or synchronize the applications from your phone using the BlueStacks Cloud Connect Android applications.
BlueStacks App Player for Windows is a bit heavy, and may slow down the speed of your computer. A few users have also complained of how installing this application on Win 7 made their computer to crash. The beta version should be used with absolute caution or not without a backup first.
Want to check it out? Visit Bluestacks.
Friday, April 26th, 2013
An all-in-one application that enables you achieve a lot in a very short time will always attract the attention of millions of users online. A program that gives you opportunity to carry out batch export of embedded album covers and other features like Mp3tag is definitely something to look forward to.
What is Mp3tag?
Mp3tag can rename files based on the tag information, replace characters or words from tags and filenames, import/export tag information, create playlists, and many more. Mp3tags supports online freedb database lookups for selected files, allowing you to automatically gather proper tag information.
This latest version adds support for the IETF Opus codec and also comes with several improvements. The publisher has also been able to fix a couple of bugs that plagued previous version. One of the bugs fixed in this version is “where Mp3tag did not run on computers with older CPUs.”
Mp3tag is loaded with some outstanding features that include the following: enables you to write ID3v1.1, ID3v2.3, ID3v2.4, MP4, WMA, APEv2, Tags and Vorbis comments to multiple files at once; download and add album covers to your files and make your library even more shiny; save typing and import tags from online databases like Amazon, discorgs, freedb, MusicBrainz, and more; replace strings in tags and filenames (with support for regular expressions); create and manage playlists automatically while editing; rename files based on the tag information and import tags from filenames; and many more.
Does exactly what it is designed for.
Want to check it out? Visit MP3Tag.
Friday, April 26th, 2013
Did you know you can download an application that can be easily customized just to make your desktop look even more beautiful and attractive? That’s one of the features of Interactive Calendar.
What’s Interactive Calendar?
Interactive Calendar is a freeware program that has a lot of features. The program can be customized, which makes it very easy to use. This application also renders the calendar grid right on the wallpaper, which is a clear departure from how other competing programs are built. This departure allows it to be extremely fast when it comes to updates, and seamless integration of your Windows theme.
Another benefit of Interactive Calendar is the degree of visual customization it supports. You can control virtually every aspect of the calendar’s appearance including the following: position on the screen; colour; opacity; and a couple of others. You can also use dozens of skins that come with the program or simply load your own images to serve as background for the calendar.
Interactive Calendar supports three different interactive variations that allow it to blend perfectly with any Windows theme. Also, the program features several views, and allows you to easily create and manage tasks, specifying their duration, order, start, end days, description and other parameters.
Task description supports RTF formatting; thereby allowing you to easily create properly formatted and well structured Word-like documents, if necessary
Interactive Calendar is a nice addition to your desktop; and doesn’t look like a program that has any issue. Moreover a couple of bugs noticed in previous versions have been taken care of in this update.
Want to check it out? Visit Csoftlab.
Thursday, April 25th, 2013
Do you want an easy to use application that lets you copy your desired data directly from clipboard into an SQL Server table? Then this review is for you because it says a lot about a simple program that can truly help you out; and that program is ClipTable.
ClipTable allows you to copy any desired data straight from your clipboard into an SQL Server table. You can easily get data from any source including the following; HTML tables, Word, Excel, Text, PDF, and many more.
ClipTable 18.104.22.168 is out with some new changes and bug fixes that include the following: new drag and drop support that enables you to mark any tabular data and drag it onto ClipTable’s grid; fixed data truncation message in some cases; x64 version is also available online when you check the official website of the publisher; and a couple of other changes.
Also, the special clipboard analyzer automatically determines the accurate delimiters, encoding, field names, and many more with minimum-to-none required user input. The program enables you to save time and connect any data to any server quickly and easily.
ClipTable is an easy to use program that won’t give a newbie any technical challenge when it comes to using it for the first time.
No downside since it does exactly what the publisher says it does. The program is also very easy to understand, and is free for use.
Want to check it out? Visit Doccolabs.
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
Looking for a FTP server that allows you to easily share your files across the Internet? Serv-U is such an application.
What is Ser-U?
It is an easy-to-use FTP server that you can use to share your files across. It is wholly compliant with the current FTP standard, and has rich features that make it an ideal file sharing application for both new beginners and advanced users. Some of the things that Serv-U does for you include: Restrict directory & file rights, Deny or allow IP addresses, Monitor user actions in real-time, and Log all commands from users. Security settings are customizable for each user and group.
It supports SFTP (SSH), secure FTP (FTPS), web transfers, and remote admin. This program helps you to access files from anywhere via mobile devices, share files with employees, secure file transfer, and automate file transfers.
Some of the main features of this program are: Event-driven automation such as send email, sun program, brandable interface which allows you to use your company logo, Virtual folders permit use with local storage and remote shares, Multiple authentication sources, File integrity checks, Advanced web clients support drag-and-drop, thumbnails, synchronization, two-panel transfers and many more.
All in all a great value for your time and money.
To learn more, go to Serv-U.
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
If you want an application that helps you manage your personal finance, keep track on your expenses and does not require you to be an accounting guru, AceMoney Lite was designed for you.
What is AceMoney Lite?
AceMoney Lite is a program designed for regular people who do not have special accounting knowledge to keep track of your personal finances quickly and easily. It supports all the features required for home or even small-business accounting needs. AceMoney Lite is considered as a very good alternative to Quicken or Microsoft Money personal finance software by several people the world over. It is also compatible with QIF file format most banks use to provide data online.
It is very easy and simple to use. Using this program, you can easily organize and track spending, build budgets, track investment performance, set up payment reminders and recurring bill payments, create reports and pie charts, and so much more, for free. It has a beautiful and easy to use interface. It has all the features of the other version: AceMoney except multiple accounts management.
Some of the main features of this program are: it helps you to keep tabs on your spending habits, create and manage your home budget, track performance on investments, enjoy the convenience of online banking, notifies you of when your bills are due, plan your debt and mortgage payments etc.
You can only manage one account on this version. This is certainly one of the best programs on personal finance management.
To learn more about this program, please go to Mechcad.
Monday, April 22nd, 2013
Got a Mac computer and thinking of how best to enjoy playing your favorite movies and music on your computer? Check out Aurora Blu Ray.
What is the deal about Aurora Blu Ray?
This is about the best and most powerful Blu Ray player for Mac systems. It is specifically designed to allow Mac users to enjoy movies and music. It supports Mac systems excellently well particularly the Lion system. Been a universal media player, it not only plays Blu Ray HD movies on Mac but also provides support for all formats of movies, music or photo or even the ISO format. You can also add subtitles to the movies, share information about the movie with your friends or review the movie or music.
Some of the main functionalities of this program are: it is highly compatible with all models of Mac computer- Mac OS Lion, Mac OS X, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac mini, Mac Pro and iMac. It also supports all playing formats such as Blu Ray, DVD movie, Video CD, HD, 1080P, RMVB, MKV, MOV, AVI, FLV, MP3, WMA, AAC, etc.
It can play both the protected BD disc and the unprotected ones. It has share buttons that allow you to share your reviews of the movie or music with friends on social media.
This is one nice piece of utility every Mac user should have.
To learn more about this program, please do visit Bluray-Player-Software.
Monday, April 22nd, 2013
Batch & Print Pro is for batching documents as retainable lists which can be automatically printed in document sequence of your choice. It supports all associated shell printable documents such as PDF, MS Word, HTML, Text Files, Image formats, Excel Spreadsheets, PowerPoint Presentations, and many more.
What is Batch & Print Pro?
It is a useful and reliable application that will help you monitor the queue of your current printer for seamless sequence printing.
Some of the main features of this program include: Directory monitoring, FTP & POP3 Email monitoring, Print scheduler, printer load balancing, pre-processing for converting PDF to Postscript without using Acrobat, internal direct printing of native printer formats like PS, PCL, PRN, drag & drop of files for ease of use, save, load, append batch lists for later use and list ordering options.
Other features are refresh lists to pickup new files, separator pages between each file options, batch file replication, DOS & VBS scripts within list, zip & rar file support, logging & reporting, email notifications, can run as an NT service, full command line support and it also recognizes number of pages in PDF files, Append and print groups of PDF’s for printing as one job file, quick job setup for printing lists of files quickly by task name, PDF color/bw splitting option to different printer setups/different printers + lots more features.
Traction Software, the publisher of this software, has added quite some changes to this version. These changes are: Added premium upgrade protection to licensing, In monitor mode it now checks every 5+ minutes after a doc or docx print for process hangs MSWORD.EXE and kills them, Added option in general setup options to try to reprint the files with errors one more time that we’re detected in a process hang state before among other changes.
If you want to know more about this program, please go to Traction-Software.co.uk.
Sunday, April 21st, 2013
Want an application that gives you information about your video card and GPU? What ypou need is GPU-Z.
What is the big deal about this program?
This is a lightweight program that is designed to give you all information about your video card and GPU such as the card name, GPU, release date and transistors, BIOS version, ROPs, memory type, and memory size. GPU-Z provides you snapshots of your video card and GPU. This freeware displays the following info- adapter, GPU, and display information, overclock, default clocks, 3D clocks (if available), and validation of results.It does not require any installation- it’s an executable file you can run directly. It supports Nvidia and ATI cards and is very fast.
Some of the main features of this program are: Support NVIDIA and ATI cards, Displays adapter, GPU and display information, Displays overclock, default clocks and 3D clocks (if available), Includes a GPU load test to verify PCI-Express lane configuration, Validation of results, No installation required, and Support for Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 (both 32 and 64 bit versions are supported).
Techpowerup.com, the author of this program ahs added a few changes to this version: they include: Added support for AMD Radeon HD 7990, HD 8550M, HD 7340, HD 7290, HD 8670D, Added support for NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M, 680MX, 675MX, GT218 based 9400 GT, Fixed TMU count for RV620 and Fixed voltage monitoring on HD 7790.
Yet to discover any. A very small and useful utility that provides you all the relevant info about your video card and GPU.
To find out more, please go to TechPowerup.