Author Archive | Martin Brinkmann

If you are a Dropbox customer, you may have received an email from the company informing you that it reset the password of the Dropbox account. The email offers little information about the why, only that it is a reaction of a security incident that took place in mid-2012. What this means is that user […]


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The Ultimate PC Data Security Suite Bundle is a specialized software bundle for Windows PCs that includes licenses for three security programs in total. The programs in question are Folder Lock 7, USB Block and USB Secure. Not your classic antivirus solutions but maybe useful nevertheless depending on how you use the computer. Folder Lock […]


virtual desktop enhancer

Microsoft implemented native virtual desktop support in the company's Windows 10 operating system that allows users to use multiple virtual desktops to divide programs on to them. The feature is not entirely new though, not even on Windows, as Microsoft offered a program called Virtual Desktop Manager for its Windows XP operating system. The functionality […]


manage edge favorites

ManageEdge is a free program for Microsoft Windows -- specifically Windows 10 as Edge is only available on it -- that lets you manage Edge favorites. I walked you through working with favorites in Edge yesterday, and one of my fabulous readers mentioned ManageEdge in the comment section as an option. ManageEdge does most of […]


youtube social network

Google tried to establish a social networking site several times in the past to complete with the almighty Facebook. But even the company's latest endeavor in the social space, Google Plus, did not work out as planned. If you consider that Google went all in that time, forcefully integrating Google Plus in many of the […]


installed programs

Have a look at the list of installed -- or portable -- programs on your system right now. Do you see programs on the list that you used in the past but no longer? Or programs that you never used even though they are installed or available? The All Apps listing of the Windows 10 […]


playstation now pc

Back in the good old days of console gaming, say the 16-bit era, there was a clear distinction between what was available on consoles and what elsewhere. Sure, there were multi-platform titles available for consoles and home computer systems or the PC, but most of the time you had to own multiple platforms to play […]


microsoft edge favorites import

Microsoft Edge supports favorites -- what all other browsers call bookmarks -- just like its predecessor Internet Explorer does. It shares some similarities with Internet Explorer, but handles some things completely different as well. The following guide helps you work your way through Microsoft Edge's Favorites implementation. It goes over the basics, importing, adding, and […]


webp firefox

Mozilla, makers of Firefox and other things, is working on bringing support for the webp format to the Firefox web browser. WebP is an image format developed by Google (based on tech by a company Google acquired) that offers lossy and lossless compression. Google designed the format as an alternative to the aging jpeg image […]


prisma filters

Prisma, the photo filter application for Android and iOS devices that turns your photos into artwork, is now capable of handling the processing offline on iOS, with Android following soon. Prisma is like many of the other photo filter applications available for mobile devices. Take a photo or load an image from local storage, and […]


speedof.me

It makes sense at time to check the connection speed of an Internet connection. Maybe you just got a new line, upgraded an existing one, or are traveling. Maybe it is just for making sure that you get the advertised connection speed, or making sure that the hotel's Internet connection is sufficient for pushing that […]


opera vpn android

Opera Software released its free VPN application for Android today after making it available to iOS devices earlier this year. The company's journey as a VPN provider started with its acquisition of SurfEasy VPN. Opera Software promoted services of SurfEasy shortly thereafter in the Opera desktop browser, and launched a free browser proxy back in […]


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Accredited ITIL Certification: Lifecycle Track is a seven courses spanning eLearning bundle teaching best practices for management and delivery of IT services and IT infrastructure. The courses are available to users of all experience levels, and certification of completion is included for each of the courses. The bundle includes the following seven courses: ITIL Foundations […]


firefox download

The Firefox web browser is available as a 32-bit and 64-bit application for all supported desktop operating systems including Windows. The 64-bit Firefox version for Windows is a fledgling however when compared to the Linux and Mac OS X versions, as it has just been available officially since December 2015. 64-bit builds for Windows were […]