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Ghostery Midnight review and giveaway

Ghostery Midnight is a VPN service with added system-wide tracker and ad-blocking. The main idea behind Ghostery Midnight is simple: extend the privacy and benefits of a VPN connection with protections against […]

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OpenSilver: Silverlight makes an open source comeback

Ten years ago, plugins were needed for a lot of things in web browsers. Today, only Flash survived in the browser and its time is running out as well. Plugins such as […]

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Vivaldi adds a clock with alarm and timer to browser

The latest snapshot of the Vivaldi web browser displays a clock in the status bar of the browser that supports alarm and timer functionality. One of the things that I like about […]

Persepolis Download Manager is an open source and cross platform download manager

Persepolis Download Manager is an open source and cross platform download manager

There a quite a few options when it comes to download managers, we have looked at HTTPDownloader, IDM, and recently, uGet already. Today we'll be taking a look at another one called […]

Humble New Tab Page is an elegant new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

Humble New Tab Page is an elegant new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

There are many new tab replacements available for Firefox and Chrome. One of my favorites is Group Speed Dial. But if what you want is something simpler and elegant, Humble New Tab […]

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Microsoft will change Diagnostic Data (Telemetry) Naming in Windows 10

Microsoft released a new build to the Windows 10 Insider channel recently which brings the build number to 19577. The accompanying blog post highlights the changes in that version and the very […]

Hide the Start Button and System Tray, center the taskbar icons or make it transparent with TaskbarDock

Hide the Start Button and System Tray, center the taskbar icons or make it transparent with TaskbarDock

There are a few ways to customize the Windows Taskbar, we reviewed a few months ago FalconX and were impressed with its functionality. TaskbarDock is another open source program that lets you […]

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Steam News Hub offers personalized game news

Valve Software, the company behind the gaming platform Steam, launched a new experiment on the platform recently called Steam News Hub. Steam News Hub informs Steam customers about news, events, and activities […]

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Microsoft adds Chrome themes support to new Edge browser

Users of the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser which the company released in January 2020 officially will soon be able to install themes designed for Google Chrome in Microsoft's web browser. […]

UserBenchmark is a freeware benchmarking tool

UserBenchmark is a freeware benchmarking tool that tells if your components are performing to their potential

UserBenchmark is a benchmarking tool that tests your machine's hardware; it is a broader tool when compared to Superposition which focuses on gaming.. The results are saved to its online database, and […]

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A first look at Stardock's SoundPackager tool for Windows

Stardock launched SoundPackager, a new commercial program for Microsoft Windows devices designed to change the default sound scheme of the operating system. Windows comes with its own set of sounds that are […]

Ghacks Deals: The 2020 Premium Ethical Hacking Certification Bundle (96% off)

The 2020 Premium Ethical Hacking Certification Bundle includes eight ethical hacking courses that teach various cyber security skills. Some of the courses are designed for beginners, others for intermediary users. Here is […]

SterJo Task Manager is a simple freeware process manager for Windows

SterJo Task Manager is a simple freeware process manager for Windows

SterJo Task Manager is a simple freeware process manager for Windows. At first glance, it looks almost like Windows' built-in application. The program's interface lists four tabs: Processes, Registry, Services and Connections […]

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CCleaner 5.64 introduces Health Check, last Windows XP and Vista version

Piriform, which is an Avast-owned company, has released CCleaner 5.64 Stable on March 3, 2020. The new version of the clean-up software introduces the new Health Check feature officially and is the […]

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How to reduce YouTube's Bias for Mainstream Media

De-Mainstream YouTube is a browser extension for Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and other browsers based on Firefox or Chromium code, that reduces the bias of the YouTube algorithm in regards to mainstream […]

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Firefox 75 will purge site data if associated with tracking cookies

Mozilla plans to integrate a change in Firefox 75 to improve the privacy of users of the web browser further. The organization plans to purge site data of sites associated with tracking […]

Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2020 Update

Emsisoft Emergency Kit 2020 update brings a new interface design and dark mode

Emsisoft Emergency Kit has been my go-to secondary scanner for a few years now. I make it a habit to scan each and every program that I download once with the scanner […]

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A look at the new Rules system of Google Pixel

Google rolled out the March update to all supported Google Pixel Android devices recently and with it came a few changes and new features. One of these changes is a new rules […]

Ghacks Deals: The Ultimate Lean Certification Prep Bundle (95% off)

The Ultimate Lean Certification Prep Bundle is a four-course package that includes 66 hours of training on Six Sigma White and Yellow Belts, Lean Certification, and 25 Lean Tools. Lean Six Sigma […]