System Information for Windows (SIW): everything you want to know about your computer!

SIW is an advanced System Information for Windows tool that analyzes your computer and gathers detailed information about system properties and settings and displays it in an extremely comprehensible manner. SIW can create a report file (CSV, HTML, TXT or XML), and you can run it in batch mode (for Computer Inventory – Software and Hardware Inventory, Asset Inventory, Software...

giveaway / April 3, 2014 / Software / 10 Comments

Getting to know Google Maps on iOS

(Credit: Jason CIpriani/CNET) Google Maps is back on iOS, but this time as a standalone app. You’ll find it doesn’t look like it did on iOS 5, due to Google having complete freedom with the user interface and design. As such, using Google Maps on iOS is going to feel a bit familiar, yet like a completely new experience. To...

giveaway / December 16, 2012 / Software / 4 Comments

Word games you may not know about for smartphones

(Credit: CNET ) Most games on my iPhone keep my interest for awhile, but then they enter a state of sitting on my home screen until I remember to revisit them. If they sit long enough, I’ll delete them knowing I can always re-download if the urge strikes me. But there is one category of games I never stop playing....

giveaway / October 13, 2012 / Software / 88 Comments

Apple Maps in iOS 6: What you need to know (FAQ)

Welcome to Apple’s maps (Credit: Screenshot by Kent German/CNET) It’s only been a day since iOS 6 went live, but the world has sounded with a Greek chorus of complaints over the new Maps app made by Apple. In case you don’t already know, iOS 6 makes a big change in your iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch’s mapping features. It...

giveaway / September 24, 2012 / Software / 82 Comments