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Download of the Day: Digsby Beta (build 91)

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is Digsby Beta (build 91).

 

Digsby provides you with IM, email and Social networks in one easy to use application.

 

Instant Messaging - Digsby is a multiprotocol IM client that lets you chat with all your friends on AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Google Talk, and Jabber with one simple to manage buddy list.

 

Email Notifications - Digsby is an email notification tool that alerts you of new email and lets you perform actions such as 'Delete' or 'Report Spam' with just one click.

 

Social Networking - Digsby is a social networking tool that alerts you of events like new messages and gives you a live Newsfeed of what your friends are up to.

 

Version 38 onwards is a stub installer that includes numerous toolbars etc., we recommend you do not install these.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in build 91

 

* Bug Fixes

- Fixed a bug that caused Hotmail authentication to fail due to a protocol change

 

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Adobe updates Flex, one tool, one framework and one code base that run on Web, desktops, smartphones and tablets

By: Array

A few days ago Adobe released updated models of two of their tools, Flash Builder and Flex have been updated to version 4.5.1, boosting mobile application development support. The updated products support development of applications for various tech, Android, BlackBerry, RIM PlayBook and Apple iOS-based devices. The new upgraded versions of Flash Builder and Flex now cover all major mobile OSs for the first time with Flash Builder 4.5.1 and Flex 4.5.1.

 

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Adobe said in a statement:

 

Using Flash Builder and Flex, enterprises can now use one tool, one framework and one code base to create high-performance applications that run on the Web and desktops as well as smartphones and tablets.

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Download of the Day: IrfanView 4.30

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is IrfanView 4.30.

 

IrfanView is a very fast, small, compact and innovative Freeware (for non-commercial use) graphic viewer for Windows.

 

IrfanView features include:

 

• Many supported file formats

• Multi language support

• Thumbnail/preview option

• Slideshow (save slideshow as EXE/SCR or burn it to CD)

• Show EXIF/IPTC/Comment text in Slideshow/Fullscreen etc.

• Support for Adobe Photoshop Filters

• Drag & drop support

• Fast directory view (moving through directory)

• Batch conversion (with image processing)

• Multipage TIF editing

• Multimedia player

• Print option

• Change color depth

• And much more...

 

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Download of the Day: Firefox 5.0

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is Firefox 5.0.

 

The Web is all about innovation, and Firefox sets the pace with dozens of new features to deliver a faster, more secure and customizable Web browsing experience for all.

 

User Experience. The enhancements to Firefox provide the best possible browsing experience on the Web. The new Firefox smart location bar, affectionately known as the "Awesome Bar," learns as people use it, adapting to user preferences and offering better fitting matches over time.

 

Performance. Firefox is built on top of the powerful new Gecko platform, resulting in a safer, easier to use and more personal product.

 

Security. Firefox raises the bar for security. The new malware and phishing protection helps protect from viruses, worms, trojans and spyware to keep people safe on the Web.

 

Customization. Everyone uses the Web differently, and Firefox lets users customize their browser with more than 5,000 add-ons.

 

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Firefox 5 ahead of schedule, official on June 21 but available now

By: Array

Mozilla is ahead of schedule with Firefox 5 and have decided to release it early. It will be released "officially" on June 21st. Firefox 5 doesn't include any GUI changes with the design interface remaining identical to Firefox 4. Most plugins should have no issue working with the new version.

 

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The latest stable version is said to offer more stability and improvements than the former test builds. For some download links depending on your OS, I've included them below:

 

Firefox 5.0 for Windows
Firefox 5.0 for Mac
Firefox 5.0 for Linux

 

Download of the Day: Rainlendar 2.9 Beta 107

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is Rainlendar 2.9 Beta 107.

 

Rainlendar is a customizable calendar that displays the current month. It is a very lightweight application that doesn't use much system resources or take much space on your desktop.

 

• Small and lightweight

 

• Different type events can have different appearence

 

• Supports Windows transparency

 

• Synchronizes events between several clients

 

• Localized for multiple languages

 

• Shows an alarm when an event is due

 

• Supports iCal files.

 

• Shows Outlook's appointments

 

• Includes a todo-list

 

• Works also as Litestep plugin

 

• Displays the current date in tray icon

 

• Can stick to the desktop (i.e. doesn't hide with Show Desktop)

 

• Hotkeys for quick access

 

• Easy skinning with an UI

 

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Windows 8 build 7989 screenshots, full build has been leaked

By: Array

Windows 8 build 7989 has been leaked to torrent sites. Screenshots of build 7989 have been released on the BetaArchive forums with the full build string of "7989.winmain.110421-1825.615974c7346f7374", what this means is the build was compiled on April 21, 2011 at 6:25pm.

 

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The new screenshots show a new background and boot screen but apart from that there is no new info on what the actual build contains. It seems all eyes are on Microsoft to see the continued success of Windows after the success they found in Windows 7. Note that this build does not include the new touch UI.

 

Download of the Day: ClamWin 0.97.1

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is ClamWin 0.97.1.

 

ClamWin is a Free Antivirus program for Microsoft Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/2003 and Vista. ClamWin Free Antivirus comes with an easy installer and open source code. You may download and use it absolutely free of charge. It features:

 

• High detection rates for viruses and spyware;
• Scanning Scheduler;
• Automatic downloads of regularly updated Virus Database;
• Standalone virus scanner and right-click menu integration to Microsoft Windows Explorer;
• Addin to Microsoft Outlook to remove virus-infected attachments automatically.

 

Please note that ClamWin Free Antivirus does not include an on-access real-time scanner. You need to manually scan a file in order to detect a virus or spyware.

 

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The latest version includes the following changes:

 

Changes in Version 0.97.1

 

* This maintenance release updates ClamAV scanning engine and fixes these issues:
- Better detection for encrypted PDF documents
- Improved handling of bytecode signatures
- Other bugfixes and improvements

 

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Download of the Day: Macrium Reflect 4.2.3638

By: Array

Our Download of the Day today is Macrium Reflect 4.2.3638.

 

A complete disaster recovery solution for your home and office. Protect your personal documents, photos, music and emails. Upgrade your hard disk or try new operating systems in the safe knowledge that everything is securely saved in an easily recovered backup file.

 

• Don't compromise your data integrity with second best

 

Macrium Reflect uses leading data compression techniques to create accurate and reliable images of your hard disk or partitions on your disk.

 

• Simple step by step operation

 

Image and Restore using intuitive wizards and interfaces. Macrium Reflect integrates fully with Windows Explorer, a partition image can be created with a simple right click.

 

• Automate the process

 

With Macrium Reflect you can schedule Images to run at any time. Disk space management ensures that you optimize the available space on external drives.

 

• Restore individual files and folders

 

Create a 'Virtual' drive in Windows Explorer and recover selected files and directories using simple copy and paste operations.

 

• Recovery

 

In the event of a total loss of the Windows operating system your PC can be started using the Reflect recovery CD.

 

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