DynaWin is a simple tool that can change the Windows theme or desktop wallpaper automatically

DynaWin is a simple tool that can change the Windows theme or desktop wallpaper automatically

Many Windows users prefer using the Dark Theme because it's easier on the eyes. Some people like switching between the Light and Dark modes, depending on the time of the day. DynaWin […]

Drive for Desktop Windows File Explorer

Google will start prompting users to switch to Drive for Desktop from July 19th; Backup and Sync will stop working on October 1st

Earlier this year, Google announced its plans to unify its Drive desktop programs for Windows and macOS. For those unaware, the search giant offers two applications for Drive, Backup and Sync and […]

View your browsing history in a nicer interface with the Better History extension for Firefox

View your browsing history in a nicer interface with the Better History extension for Firefox

Firefox's history viewer is useful for viewing your browsing activity, I use it to find webpages that I visited previously, but cannot recall. Sometimes, I just type something relevant to the page […]

Restore the Windows 10 Start Menu in Windows 11 with TenStartMenuFixer

Restore the Windows 10 Start Menu in Windows 11 with TenStartMenuFixer

Many users have been testing Windows 11 ever since the Insider Program opened up for the Dev Channel a week ago. Not everyone likes the changes that the operating system brings. One […]

Windows 11 Build 22000.65

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22000.65 released; here are the changes and fixes it brings

Microsoft has released Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22000.65 to the Dev Channel. The new version brings a few improvements and fixes, based on feedback from users. What's new While Windows 11 […]

Microsoft rolls out KB5004945 emergency Windows Updates to fix PrintNightmare vulnerabilities

Microsoft rolls out KB5004945 emergency Windows Update to fix PrintNightmare vulnerabilities, but it seems to be affecting Zebra printers

Microsoft has had a troubled year dealing with Windows Updates causing printer issues. The latest problem that has affected printers is called PrintNightmare, which is a remote code execution vulnerability. Martin wrote […]

Here's what we gathered from the Brave Search AMA on Reddit

Here's what we gathered from the Brave Search AMA on Reddit

Brave Search has been available in beta for a couple of weeks, and its developers held an AMA (ask Me Anything) session recently on reddit to answer queries from users. Here's what […]

Open Multiple URLs - paste links

Open Multiple URLs is an extension for Firefox and Chrome that can load several URLs in a couple of clicks

When I want to open a lot of links at once, I don't like copying and pasting each one of them in a new tab. Why? Because this is something that an […]

Microsoft Store app in Windows 11

Here's what's new in the Microsoft Store app in Windows 11; a better design, ratings, screenshots in listings and more

One of the features that Microsoft highlighted during the reveal of Windows 11, was the new Microsoft Store.  We are taking a closer look at what's new in the app. The Microsoft […]

Opera GX update brings a Light mode for the interface

Opera has updated its gaming browser, Opera GX, to add a new feature. The program now has a Light mode that you can enable for the interface. Unlike most programs, the browser […]

Windows 11 will tell you how long it will take to install Windows updates

Windows 11 will tell you how long it will take to install updates

Ever wondered how long it takes for a Windows Update to install? Well, you don't have to guess because Windows 11 will give you an estimate. I enrolled in to the Insider […]

Windows 11 Themes Personalization

We take a tour of what's new in Windows 11: Start Menu, Explorer, Notifications Panel, Quick Toggles, and more

Microsoft announced its new Windows 11 operating system last week, and the first Windows 11 Insider Preview was released yesterday. We're going to take a tour of the changes it brings. Centered […]

Windows 11 Insider Preview official build

Microsoft releases the first build of the Windows 11 Insider Preview to the Dev Channel, here's how to download it

Microsoft has released the first Windows 11 Insider Preview Build to users to test before the free upgrade lands this holiday season. An ISO for this update has not been released, and […]

Sage-Like is a customizable RSS feed reader extension for Firefox

Sage-Like is a customizable RSS feed reader extension for Firefox

How do you stay up-to-date with your favorite websites? I prefer RSS feeds, it's easier to manage and provides a convenient reading experience. QuiteRSS has been my go-to choice for a long […]

uView Player Lite is a freeware picture-in-picture video player that supports many streaming services

uView Player Lite is a freeware picture-in-picture video player that supports many streaming services

Watching a video in picture-in-picture mode is a great way to keep yourself entertained while browsing the internet. Sometimes we may need a break from work or even gaming. People with powerful […]

Fluent Search - search actions

Fluent Search is a customizable desktop search engine program

If there's one thing that Windows is bad at, it has to be the Search tool. I never use it, because it crawls at a snail's pace, and I'd rather use Voidtools' […]

Western Digital My Book Live drives are getting wiped on their own

Western Digital My Book Live drives are getting wiped on their own; company advises users to unplug it from the internet

Losing all your precious files is a data hoarder's nightmare. Unfortunately, many Western Digital My Book Live and My Book Live Duo users have been experiencing that for the past couple of […]

Microsoft outlines Windows 11 Insider Preview Program preparations

Microsoft outlines Windows 11 Insider Preview Program preparations

Microsoft announced Windows 11 yesterday, and it brings quite a bit of features to the table. The Snap options, centered Start Menu, Widgets, DirectStorage are just some new shiny things we can […]

Microsoft Edge Tab Sharing notification

Microsoft Edge now lets you send tabs to your other devices

Many desktop browsers allow you to sync tabs between your devices using their built-in protocol. Sending a tab from one computer to another manually, is slightly different. It's sort of like sharing […]

Lightscreen tray menu

Lightscreen is an open source, minimalistic screenshot tool for Windows

Everyone takes screenshots, at least once in a while. You could be using Windows' Snipping tool, others may prefer Snip & Sketch. Some of us opt for a third-party program, for sake […]

Unigram is an unofficial desktop client for Telegram that supports Secret Chat, Location sharing and more

Unigram is an unofficial desktop client for Telegram that supports Secret Chat, Location sharing and more

Telegram has a Windows version that is quite good. But it's not the only one that you can use, and I'm not talking about the web-based apps that you may run but […]

Change your computer's power plans quickly with Switch Power Scheme

Change your computer's power plans quickly with Switch Power Scheme

Windows 10 comes with some useful power plans, which help preserve the battery life. When you are playing games, you will need the computer running on maximum performance. However, it doesn't have […]

Windows 11 wallpapers - glow folder

Here are all the wallpapers from Windows 11

Windows 11 is real, a leaked ISO of the operating system is being circulated on the internet. Many have downloaded and installed the next version of Windows to see what is new. […]

Distract Me Not is a website blocker extension for Firefox

Distract Me Not is a website blocker extension for Firefox

Do you want to reduce your browsing time? Everyone has a favorite website or two where we spend a lot of time on, even when we are supposed to be studying or […]

Tidy Desktop Monster is an open source tool that deletes shortcuts from your desktop automatically

Tidy Desktop Monster is an open source tool that deletes shortcuts from your desktop automatically

I prefer organizing my desktop in a specific way, so it's easy for me to tell where programs that I use are, and where my game shortcuts are. Everyone has a way […]

Vivaldi Snapshot 2328.3 introduces Accordion Tab Stacking and Silent Updates

Vivaldi Snapshot 2328.3 introduces Accordion Tab Stacking and Silent Updates

Vivaldi Snapshot 2328.3 has been released to the public, and it introduces a couple of new features. If you thought vertical tabs and tab stacks were great, wait till you try the […]

DeadHash is an open-source file hashing utility for Windows and Linux

DeadHash is an open-source file hashing utility for Windows and Linux

Do you use a file hashing program? It can be useful to check the integrity of files that you've downloaded from the internet, or to verify the integrity of backed up files. […]

KB5004476 update fixes problems with the Xbox Game Pass app

KB5004476 update fixes problems with the Xbox Game Pass app

Microsoft has released the KB5004476 update to address some issues related to Xbox Game Pass games on Windows 10 computers. If you tried to run a Xbox Game Pass game or download […]

NelliTab is a highly customizable new tab extension for Firefox and Chrome

NelliTab is a highly customizable new tab extension for Firefox and Chrome

Not everyone likes the default new tab page in the browser, because it's boring. Besides, why use that when you can add speed-dials of your choice. NelliTab is a highly customizable new […]

MP3 Timer is a freeware program that plays a music track when the countdown runs out

MP3 Timer is a freeware program that plays a music track when the countdown runs out

Do you have a timer in your kitchen? Many people use one, it helps keep track of time when you're busy and have something on the stove or in the oven. If […]

YAFFplayer is a simple video player which has some cool filters and can download videos

YAFFplayer is a simple video player which has some cool filters and can download videos

What's your favorite media player? VLC, PotPlayer, MPC? I like testing new players, and the one that I've been using recently is YAFFplayer. The name stands for Yet Another FFmpeg Video Player, […]

How to disable the Weather widget from the Windows 10 Taskbar

How to disable the Weather widget from the Windows 10 Taskbar

Microsoft released the KB5003637 Windows Update on Tuesday. It brings various security fixes, which you can read about in Martin's article. I let my computer update to the latest patch yesterday before […]

Retrobar is an open source tool that changes the taskbar's appearance to that of Windows 95, 98, 2000, ME or XP

RetroBar is an open source tool that changes the taskbar's appearance to that of Windows 95, 98, 2000, ME or XP

Which version of Windows did you use first? The first one I tried as a kid was Windows 3.1. I consider myself lucky to have experienced the evolution of the operating system, […]

Browse YouTube from a side panel with the Sidebar for YouTube extension for Opera and Firefox

Browse YouTube from a side panel with the Sidebar for YouTube extension for Opera and Firefox

Picture-in-Picture mode is useful if you want to watch videos while you browse. Both Firefox and Opera support PiP, and some of you may be using it for that purpose. One of […]

Poddycast is a desktop application that can stream your favorite podcasts

Poddycast is a desktop application that can stream your favorite podcasts

Podcasts are a fun way to keep yourself entertained. Some users prefer to play the episodes on their phone, while some opt to listen to podcasts while they work on their computer. […]

Find your Windows product key or validate it with ShowKeyPlus

Find your Windows product key or validate it with ShowKeyPlus

Do you know what your Windows product key is? Well, you paid for the Windows license. Should you build a new computer, and no longer plan on using the old system, you […]

Tricycle is an open source, user-friendly video converter

Tricycle is an open source, user-friendly video converter

Everyone has different needs when it comes to converting videos. Some want to watch them on their phones or TVs, while others may be looking for a format that's suitable for sharing […]

Opera 76 without ad blocker enabled -in-video ads

Opera 76 fixes the YouTube ad blocking issue

A couple of weeks ago, I told you that Opera browser isn't blocking YouTube ads. This issue has been quite the headache for users, but the latest update seems to have fixed […]

GDU is a command line tool that helps you find the disk usage of a folder or drive

GDU is a command line tool that helps you find the disk usage of a folder or drive

When my computer is running low on storage space, I use a program like TreeSize Free (Martin prefers WizTree) to check what's taking up the most amount of space, and move the […]

Cairo Desktop is a free desktop shell for Windows

Cairo is a free desktop shell for Windows

Windows Blinds is perhaps the most popular desktop customization tool. It's a premium software that changes how your desktop looks and functions. If you're looking for a free shell environment, you should […]