The integration of the Start Screen interface in Windows 8 introduced several new features that were not present in previous versions of Windows. While it appears that Microsoft will remove some of the options in desktop versions of the upcoming Windows 9 operating system, it is likely that they will remain more or less the […]

usb device tree viewer

The Windows Device Manager may have its uses but it is certainly not the best tool when it comes to displaying a quick overview of installed hardware devices or in this case USB devices. While you can find some information there, especially if you click a lot to look at detailed information, it is simply […]


Keeping track of all games that you play can be quite the burden. It is not if you only use a single platform to play games on, say Steam or Origin, but if you use several, install games on their own, play Flash games and maybe also emulates games, then you may be forced to […]

removable access tool

It is easy to connect external devices such as mobile phones, USB Flash drives or external DVD drives to a PC. The devices get picked up automatically usually and are available for use afterwards. All devices allow read and write operations by default which may not always be in the best interest of the owner […]

firefox public key pinning

Public Key Pinning (PKP) is an extension to the HTTP protocol that is in draft status currently over at the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). It allows web services to reduce the number of authorities that can authenticate the domain by instructing clients to only use a specific subset of authorities instead of accepting any […]


Google has released Chrome Stable 37 yesterday and with it came a new feature to improve font rendering on Windows. The text rendering was switched from Graphics Device Interface (GDI) to DirectWrite in Chrome 37 and while the majority of users did not report any issues, some users noticed that contents looked zoomed in and […]


The file synchronization service Dropbox is loved by many even though it is not the cheapest when you compare the price to Gigabyte ratio that you get when you sign up for a Pro account. This has become apparent especially recently when providers such as Google or Microsoft slashed prices or increased the available storage […]

zenmate app android

Zenmate was rated one of the┬ábest Chrome VPN recently by us. While it is used by many to access geo-restricted contents, it is adding other VPN-specific features to it as well that include encrypting traffic and hiding the computer's IP address. The company behind the extension has released an Android application called ZenMate Security & […]