software review

OS X El Capitan Preview – Ahoy there, captain!

OS X El Capitan isn’t a big of an overhaul update as Yosemite, but there are plenty of new features and design elements that keep

Facebook Lite Review: stripped for the next billion users

This week Facebook launches Facebook Lite, a version of their social networking app made for low-speed data networks around the world. This app is aimed

Microsoft Malaysia Opens First Authorized Reseller Store in Asia

Store to sell assortment of Microsoft products     It’s not the first Microsoft Store that we’ve been waiting and hoping for in the region,

Ello review: it’s not the ‘anti’ anything

  You’ve probably seen Ello pop up on your RSS feed (or however you happen to keep up with information) over the past few days.

Windows 8 Review

  I have a confession to make: I never tried the Windows 8 consumer preview. You see, I’ve been a lifelong Windows user (I can

Asana (for iPhone)

  PROS Enables collaborative task and team management on the go. Push notifications. Drag-and-drop supported. CONS Lacks offline data options. No customizations or in-app settings

Vine (for iPhone)

  PROS Fast, easy, video shooting. Active social network with clear interface. Private messages. Uploads from Camera Roll. CONS No filters. No adjustments for lighting


PROS Provides non-intrusive links to key words and phrases on Websites. Replaces need for bloggers and publishers to create hyperlinks. Long-press features allows user to

Yahoo Aviate Launcher (for Android)

  PROS Clean and simple to use. Tidies up apps alphabetically, by theme, and by context. CONS Allows duplicate home screen apps. May not work

Opera 24

  PROS Sleek, minimal design. Off-road mode speeds up slow connections and reduces bandwidth. Helpful start page. Fast performance and good compatibility. More Web help

Tiranium Premium Security 2014

  PROS 100-percent detection in our hands-on malware blocking test. Decent detection of malicious downloads. CONS No results from independent antivirus testing labs. Firewall did

Qihoo 360 Security (for Android)

  PROS Free. Solid malware detection in independent tests. Beautiful design. Anti-theft tools. Smart call and text blocking detects possible harassment. SIM alerts. App locker.

PlayStation Now Review

  This review is going to be short for one reason, and one reason only: there’s not much to say. PlayStation Now works, and it

OS X Yosemite Review: Blurred Lines

  Apple’s morning may have brought new hardware, but it’s OS X Yosemite that could affect the most people today. The Mac OS update has

SwiftKey for iOS 8 review: iPhone 6 gets swiped

  One of the most anticipated features in iOS 8 is third-party keyboard support, and Android favorite SwiftKey has wasted no time in readying its