Software

3 Giveaways this Christmas

It’s the season for giving and in the spirit of giving, we bring you some giveaways where you can get loads of software for free or at great discounts. WinX iPhone iPad Video Pack This is a multi-software giveaway worth $89.95 and you can get this for free before Jan 2, 2013 iPad DVD Ripper: Rip and back up DVD to iPad, iPhone, iPod, Apple TV.

5 Free Antivirus Apps for Android

Ever since I bought my Nexus 7 around a month back, I’ve had a closer experience with Android. One of the first things that I did was hunt through for security applications, especially antivirus apps. Below are some of the most popular antivirus apps available for Android devices.

Speed up your typing tasks with PhraseExpress

If you’re regularly blogging, or even just writing, it is important to maximise your speed of typing. Learning touch typing is an important step towards improving productivity. However, if you’re not an expert at touch typing, or would like to speed up still further, then using an autotext software is a very good solution.

Manage your cloud storage with DragonDisk

For a brief period of time I had an account with Amazon S3, which I mainly used as a test for a project I was working on. The biggest problem I faced then and which is still prevalent is the ability to easily use the interface to move files to and fro your computer. DragonDisk makes file management simple if you’re using Amazon S3® or Google Cloud Storage®, or any other S3 API compatible service.

Convert your audio, video and image files with Format Factory

If you find yourself frequently loading your iPod or Blackberry or any other portable device with audio and videos from CDs or DVDs, you’ll find the need for a multimedia converter. Format Factory is a free Windows audio, video and photo converter that supports a large range of formats for encoding and ripping. The software a wide range of multimedia formats including conversion to MP4/3GP/MPG/AVI/WMV/FLV/SWF and MP3/WMA/AMR/OGG/AAC/WAV.

Quickly change your DNS servers with Public DNS Server Tool

Even though you may have a high speed broadband connection, you’d still want to squeeze out some extra juice from it, especially when browsing websites. Switching to a public DNS instead of your ISPs DNS can be extremely useful in achieving this target. As the Google Public DNS website explains some reasons to switch: Provide end users with an alternative to their current DNS service.

Get DVD Slideshow Builder Standard FREE this Mother’s Day

Looking for an easy yet impressive way to burn your photos to DVD or share photos online? With Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder Standard, literally drop-in your favorite photos and music, add built-in cinematic effects with a click and instantly create a compelling photo slideshow complete with title menu, soundtrack and even special effects. Key features: Add filters like negative and black and white, adjust brightness/contrast, remove red-eye and much more Drag-and drop-text captions, clipart and audio Add special transition effects like wipes and fades Choose from an array of Intro/Credit templates to create a movie feel Create photo slideshows in 3 steps Standard version supports 140+ static templates, 10 dynamic menu templates and 210 free movie styles Supports most popular image formats including BMP, JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIF, TIFF, GIF and music formats including MP3, WAV, WMA, M4A, MKA, AAC, AC3, APE, OGG Now, you can get DVD Slideshow Builder Standard completely free until Mother’s day.