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Here’s another Halloween giveaway from Digiarty… WinX DVD Ripper Platinum Halloween Edition. I have it on good authority, direct from Digiarty, that even though this is called “Halloween Edition”, it is the exact same full featured software as the normal Platinum edition, with all the same functionality. WinX DVD Ripper Platinum would normally sell for Read more

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It’s that time of year once again, Halloween is nigh and the giveaways are rolling out. This special Halloween promotion from Digiarty  includes a giveaway of the very good MacX DVD Ripper Pro software (Mac only). MacX DVD Ripper Pro would normally sell for $59.95us but will be available to everyone for free between 21st Read more


Amigabit is currently running a special Halloween promotion which includes a giveaway of its Amigabit PowerBooster software. This is the full retail version of PowerBooster which would normally sell for $39.95us but is available right now free to everyone… offer expires 5th November. **NOTE: Requires “sharing” via Facebook, Twitter or Google+ Amigabit Power Booster Full Read more


Last week I published an article regarding my freeware reviews, you can catch up with that article here: Freeware Reviews: The do’s and don’ts. The article elicited a couple of interesting comments regarding what actually constitutes freeware these days. One reader mentioned that “The definition of ‘FREEware’ is no longer what it used to be” Read more

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The well known and highly regarded Auslogics software company has recently released a new freeware called Auslogics Browser Care. The concept behind this software is to help users easily manage their browser(s), associated add-ons, plug-ins, toolbars, etc. At the moment only the big 3 browsers are supported… Firefox, Internet Explorer and Chrome. Even though Auslogics Read more

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WonderFox Software has organized a Halloween promotion which includes a giveaway of its Video Converter Factory Pro software. WonderFox Video Converter Factory Pro would normally sell for $39.95us but everyone can get a free license right now… offer expires 26th October. WonderFox Video Converter Factory Pro Giveaway – The software WonderFox Video Converter Factory Pro Read more


Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday Microsoft’s monthly Patch Tuesday was October 8th.  Microsoft released a total of eight bulletins, four of which were deemed ‘Critical.’ One of the critical patches was to patch a security exploit that was present in all versions of Internet Explorer. In addition to current versions, the patch was also issued for IE11 Read more


***DCT Exclusive*** Top Password Software has most kindly donated 10 licenses for its very good ‘Protect My Folders‘ software to giveaway to our subscribers. This is a relatively new software from Top Password Software with the debut version released on 21st September and normally selling for $17.95us. DCT subscribers now have a chance to win Read more

What happened to CTRL+F in Word 2010

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When you click that key combination it no longer opens up the Find & Replace dialog box. What happens since version 2010, is that a pane will appear on the left-hand side of your screen that will allow you to search. Personally, I feel as it I have been cheated. All this nice new software Read more


Siri is the intelligent personal assistant that allows some Apple iPad and iPhone users to speak natural language voice commands in order to operate their device and its apps. It was originally introduced in 2011 as part of the iOS 5 and iPhone 4s launches. I say ‘it’ because, with iOS 7, Siri can be Read more