Software Reviews

Useful software, programs and applications are mostly reviewed on this website. We mainly cover Windows Software but occasionally also review Mac and Linux Software.

SpeedyFox Review: Easily Boost Firefox, Chrome And More In One-Click

speedyfox-review-image

SpeedyFox is a free portable software available for both Windows and Mac OS X platforms. The developers of SpeedyFox claims to boost performance of Firefox, Chrome, third-party web browsers built on them and more. SpeedyFox eliminates fragmentation and compresses the databases to optimize applications it supports. Without much adieu, let's see how this portable application works and if it really live up to its expectations. …
Click to continue →

IFTTT App For Android Brings Android Channels, Available For Download On Google Play Store (Quick Review)

IFTTT recipes for Android

IFTTT is one of the best and unique web service that allows users to connect different web applications (like Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, etc.) using simple conditional statements. IFTTT is short of "If This Than That" and the conditional statements, called "Recipes" by IFTTT. It helps users automate many day-to-day repetitive tasks, thus saves a lot of time. IFTTT already has an official app for iOS users while Android users were left to wait. It seems that the long wait is finally over for Android users. IFTTT app for Android is now available for download from the Google Play Store. IFTTT Android app like its sibling iOS app looks clean and is very powerful. The app comes with special "Android channels" which gives more power to the users. Users can now use these channels (Android smartphone functions) to create IFTTT recipes. You are now just limited to your imagination for creating powerful recipes and become Android power user. Here's our first-hand quick review of the official …
Click to continue →

CCleaner Android App Review With Download Instructions

ccleaner-for-android

CCleaner Android app is finally here for Android platform. Piriform, the parent software developer company behind the popular CCleaner application, has released CCleaner for Android as a beta test application. This means, you cannot download CCleaner Android app as a regular Android application until its available to everyone. But you don't need to worry about that. If you want to test the app yourself, we will show an easy way to download CCleaner Android app on your device. CCleaner doesn't needs an introduction as it's a very popular Windows PC software to clean junk files from computers. If you are a Mac user, you can download the Apple OS X version of the app called as CCleaner for Mac. As we were telling, CCleaner Android app is released as a "close" beta version for beta testers only. Interested users can become a beta tester and test the app on their own device. These users will help the company by sending them feedback about the app. These feedback will helping the …
Click to continue →

Sticky Password 7 Review: Your Ideal Cross Platform Password Manager

Sticky Password 7 Review

The increasing number of web apps along with the multitude of different accounts needed to get access to them, has put a good password manager in the must-have software list. There are a few web apps that lets you log in using your existing Facebook or Google account, but there are many services like e-banking that needs specific credentials and this is where a password manager such as Sticky Password helps you out. You may think that you may not need a password manager. You can always use a short and easy to remember password, and use it on all of your accounts. Well, think again. You must have heard about some high-profile hacking and the millions of accounts compromised. Today, we are going to review Sticky Password which has been recently updated to version 7. Sticky Password 7 is available in two editions: one with online synchronization support across various supported devices and one that works only locally (Windows OS only, portable version can be created to …
Click to continue →

Wondershare Video Editor Review Plus 15 license Giveaway

Wondershare Video Editor Review

Every once in a while, mainly after returning from a vacation or attending a function, you had lots of videos. You want to create your own video collection by editing those videos and make them look professional. But you may have the fear that Video Editing is a daunting task. Well, by searching you can easily get plethora of video editing software up for download. Some are free and some are paid. But how can you know which is the best video editor out of them? Here we will put to test one such video editing software to see if it stands up-to our expectations. Wondershare Video Editor promises to make your task easy and produce a professional looking video. …
Click to continue →

Review: Sticky Password Pro Keeps Your Passwords Safe, Organized [Plus Giveaway]

Sticky-password-install

Every other day we hear news about reputed websites being hacked or user data are stolen. Although a normal user won't be able to find out about the security practices used by their favorite websites like Dropbox, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, etc. But as a user they should definitely try to keep their own passwords strong and unique for each websites. This way, even if one site gets hacked, you can be sure that your other online accounts are safe. You may say, okay that's a good suggestion but it's insane to even trying to remember all unique username and passwords combinations for each websites. Well, that's why we have password managers to do the task and save us. Sticky Password is one such password manager application which promises to keep your passwords safe, secure and organized. Let's dive in and see if Sticky Password is really worthy or not. In the end there's also a giveaway exclusively for all My Technology Guide readers. …
Click to continue →

Back Up Your Valuable Data with Carbonite

carbonite

Technology is progressing each day. People are now relying more on their computers, laptops and mobiles for their day-to-day work and thus are saving gigabytes of data. Digital data is more personal than ever. We now keep our pictures, videos, important documents and every other small thing saved on hard disks, SSDs, memory cards and other digital media. But have you ever thought about what will happen if disaster strikes and in front of you, just in an instant, everything, and all your important data just vanishes into thin air because the damn drive failed on you without warning? Now what? How will you recover all your precious memories which were saved as pictures and videos? How will you recover your important work-related documents? Maybe you should have kept a backup of your data. But to be honest, most of us are too lazy to complete regular backups manually. Wouldn't it be great if there's a service which will silently back up your data to the cloud and when disaster strikes, …
Click to continue →

Audials One 10 Review

splash-screen

My Technology Guide readers are already aware of the Audials application. We have been reviewing this application since it was in its fourth generation and since then it has been our favorite application. Audials AG, the parent company behind Audials One, has released the tenth generation of the application, Audials One 10. Let's see if it still holds the punch, more important, will it still be able to hold on to its crown of being our favorite multimedia application? …
Click to continue →

Variety Wallpaper Changer Keeps Your Desktop Fresh With New Wallpapers

variety-wallpaper-changer

Variety is a lightweight freeware wallpaper changer that officially supports Ubuntu but runs on any Linux desktop environments like KDE, GNOME, LXDE, Xfce and Unity. Variety was created by Peter Levi, for the Ubuntu App Showdown 2012. Variety wallpaper changer works both in offline (local wallpaper sources like saved image folders) and online (online image sources like Flickr) environment. Variety can automatically rotate wallpapers based on your preferences on a regular interval or on demand. The application supports some unique features like Media RSS support and World Sunlight Map. More about the application after the break. …
Click to continue →

KeePass Password Manager Keeps All Your Passwords Secure N Safe

keepass-user-interface-first-launch

The Internet has expanded into every aspects of our day-to-day life. We are now dependent more over online cloud-based services then we used to just few years back. Everything related to our personal and professional life is getting synced to the cloud. The benefits of this transition has also brought with itself the fear of getting ruined when a cloud service or anything related to it gets compromised. We have seen many high-profile websites getting hacked, user data getting compromised and shared in the dark alleys of the Internet, critical personal and financial data getting sold too. Identity theft is not new but these days identity thieves don't have to put much effort to gather data about their victims. Thanks to every single personal bit that we share so easily on social networks, which we may have never shared even with our friends in real life. For those thieves, getting hold of birthdays, anniversary dates, nicknames, and other personal data about you is very easy. When …
Click to continue →