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Ashampoo just keeps those goodies coming for regular DCT readers. This time it’s a brand new release of Ashampoo’s terrific Photo Commander software. This very latest version, Ashampoo Photo Commander 12, was just released earlier this week, on 14th July. Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 would normally sell for $49.99us but DCT subscribers now have a Read more


Every so often, Security company SophosLabs publishes a list of of the top 12 spamming countries in the world, something it lightheartedly calls the “Dirty Dozen Spampionship”. These latest statistics have been taken from the second quarter of 2014, covering April, May, and June. Here is the top 12 list by sheer quantity, or volume: Read more


Apple Says No Backdoor in iOS Recent research by systems security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski has highlighted an interesting and troubling “backdoor” to Apple’s operating system. Utilizing a number of novel forensics techniques, he has shown how third parties can potentially gain access to users’ personal data. Mr. Zdziarksi has not stated that the NSA has Read more


Battlefield 4 – The Review Publisher : Electronic Arts Developer : EA Digital Illusions CE (DICE) Review Platform : PC The Battlefield series kicked off in 2002 with Battlefield 1942 and has a huge following of dedicated fans who have followed the game right up to BF4‘s illustrious predecessor Battlefield 3. Being primarily a multiplayer/team based game, Read more


Livedrive is an online cloud backup and sync storage service that was purchased by j2 Global in February this year. It appears LiveDrive has recently started closing down user accounts without any warning, not all accounts mind you, only those which have apparently exceeded the terms of LiveDrive’s storage policy. It seems rather strange that Read more

The Best SatNav System Ever?

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“I have a little Satnav, It sits there in my car A Satnav is a driver’s friend, it tells you where you are. I have a little Satnav, I’ve had it all my life It’s better than the normal ones, my Satnav is my wife. It gives me full instructions, especially how to drive “It’s Read more


Microsoft to Lay Off 18,000 Workers Rumors have been rife for some time and now and, in a Microsoft News Center blog post, Satya Nadella has confirmed that 18,000 workers will be laid off during next year. In his blog post, which is essentially a message to employees, Mr. Nadella intimates that the lay off Read more