After many years since it originally launched, Microsoft is finally offering users a way to legally download a digital copy of the Windows 7 install disc. Of course, users will still need a license.
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Hands On with Microsoft's wireless charging pad, the DT-903
Is Denim available to you yet?
Microsoft has released the first preview of Windows 10 for phones and you can download the OS right now, provided you have the correct hardware to test the platform.
Microsoft has released Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5 for download with new features in debugging, diagnostics, the XAML language service, and ASP.NET 5; download links are posted after the jump.
We found new evidence in Windows 10 build 9901 that Microsoft is hard at work for the consumer preview that could arrive on January 21st, and may have already compiled the build to be released.
HERE has announced that their application has hit 2.5 million downloads since its release on Android a few weeks ago which is quite a feat. HERE Maps for iOS is also expected to debut in 2015.
Bono took the opportunity last night to apologise to fans who were forced to download 'Songs of Innocence' via iTunes following the iPhone 6 reveal in September and admitted to getting carried away
Mozilla, the company behind Firefox, has released their latest version of Firefox which bumps the number up to 33 but don't expect any major new features with this release.
Microsoft has announced that the CTP 4 of Visual Studio is now available for download and it brings with it several updates over CTP 3. Download links are posted after the jump.
In general, totally free high quality VPN services are few and far between. For anyone simply looking for some extra privacy or sporadically accessing a geo-restricted website these get the job done.
The European Court of Justice has ruled that citizens in The Netherlands can't download copyrighted movies and music for free, stating that the country's "piracy levy" is illegal.
Podcast support in Windows Phone is nothing to be happy about but luckily for us there are some pretty good alternative out there, including Podcast Lounge, which we're reviewing here.
The Windows 8.1 Preview download link has been posted but the link is not active yet ahead of Microsoft's BUILD developer conference that is being hosted in San Francisco later today.
While there is still no official Instagram app on Windows Phone, developer Daniel Gary has been doing a fine job bringing a useable unofficial version to the platform.
Vine co-founder Dom Hofmann has confirmed that an Android version of the wildly-popular video sharing app will be on the way "soon." By releasing later on Android, will the company see benefits?
Fidelity Investments have released their own app for Windows Phone 8, offering an easy way to check up on your investments and quotations. The app itself also acts as a great standalone finances tool.
Apple have added an option to the iTunes Store whereby users can store purchased content in the cloud for downloading at their leisure. The feature applies to movies, TV shows and music box sets.
Firefox is steamrolling ahead with its browser updates and Firefox 18 has just hit the shelves for Mozilla. This update does bring a couple of new features to the browser and quite a few updates.
Ever wanted to download an archive of all your tweets? Although the new feature has rolled out to a very small group of users, it will be generally available before the end of this year.
BundleStars has listed eight games for as many dollars on their site, with all titles being available through Valve's Steam service. You thought you'd survived Steam's sales without buying didn't you?
If you frequently visit Bing becuase you love the background images, it looks like Bing is rolling out a new feature that will allow you to download the images directly from the landing page.
UK Culture Minister Jeremy Hunt has decided that he wants the country to be blazing the trail for internet speeds in Europe by 2015, offering super-fast connections to at least 90% of its populace.
Mozilla has released the next update to their popular web browser, Firefox 14. The download is now live so much the jump to see what has changed in this version of Firefox.
If you are wanting a more traditional install of Office 2013, Microsoft has now posted up a download link for an MSI install package with 32bit and 64 bit downloads available, link after the jump.
Microsoft has just announced Office 2013 and will be making available a free download of the next platform to Microsoft's productivity suite. Make the jump to learn more as Metro comes to Office.
After Microsoft made the announcement this morning about a surprise press conference, the Internet has uncovered that Microsoft will announce Office 2013 and several new images have surfaced.
After The Pirate Bay was blocked in an attempt to curb illegal downloading, it has been found that the exercise was ineffective. Even information shared by ISPs seem to correspond with this.
Opera's Turbo feature allows the browser to be used to bypass restrictions and bans online, thereby allowing certain groups to access sites which were previously thought to have been blocked.
We're always looking for a good deal, and today Amazon has great prices on many classic PC games. They're all ready to download and play today.
From Kingsoft Free Antivirus to VMware Player, here's a list of 10 excellent software updates from the last week.
Bargain downloads for both 2011's 1940s crime-solver L.A. Noire and The Darkness II have arrived on Amazon, though purchases are limited only to U.S. buyers.
The download links for iOS 5.1 are now live! Grab them over your computer or initiate the upload on your device.
Ahead of Microsoft's Windows 8 event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Wednesday, a file containing seven wallpapers and six lockscreens from Windows 8 has leaked and is available for download.
Been waiting to get your hands on the Consumer Preview? Wait no more as the download links are live and we have them posted after the jump.
A new rumor claims that Nintendo will be offering a more extensive app store for its upcoming Wii U console with more than just games available to download for the next generation console.
If you've been downloading content via BitTorrent without privacy controls, your download history may now be public knowledge, as a new site exposes downloads made to individual IP addresses.
Apple has finally released iOS 5 for general public consumption. The new OS is available for download on many of its major platforms.
Transmission-Qt Win is an unofficial Windows build of Transmission which features a simple interface on top of the cross-platform back-end. The interface and functions of the Windows port is identical
Download.com now bundles other companies software in their own, proprietary installer and attempts to install toolbars during setup. Even worse, they know it's wrong.
One of the biggest PC game download services will soon launch a way for players to download part of their large library of PC and Mac titles and play them for free. The service is...
Orbit Downloader, is a download manager specifically designed for the new generation Web (Web 2.0). You can use Orbit to download video/music/files from Myspace, YouTube, Imeem, Pandora, and Rapidshare, or on any site to make...
FileZilla Client is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive graphical user interface. New features: Disabled automatic negotiation of FTP over TLS introduced in 3.4.0-beta1. Will...
The much awaited Windows 7 SP1 is now available for download here. Six days ago, Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 became available for MSDN/TechNet subscribers. As we reported last...
Some of you may remember some time ago a story that was widely circulated concerning UK law firm ACS Law and their activities with UK net users where demands were made for payment for allegedly...
Download Squad is reporting that RIM has posted a beta download of BlackBerry OS 6. Currently, the beta will only work with the BlackBerry Bold 9700, Bold 9780, or Curve 3G 9300 and T-Mobile customers,...
Microsoft said on Friday that since the launch of Internet Explorer 9 beta, two weeks ago, the software giant has recorded six million downloads. Internet Explorer 9 beta made its debut on September 15 to a...
Last week Microsoft unveiled their Internet Explorer 9 beta to the world, showing off the tremendous power behind the totally revamped web browser. Loaded with features and improvements, Internet Explorer 9 showed that Microsoft still...
Internet Explorer 9 is now available for download. Don't forget to check out our preview for a brief overview of the new features. If you're interested in enabling these features on your own website then we...
According to a report released by the FCC this week, US broadband consumers in 2009 were getting half of the download speeds advertised by their service providers. In 2009, the median advertised download speed for...
Rogers Communications announced that they will be making adjustments to their current Internet service plans, and not for the better. Just days after Internet movie streaming company Netflix announced that they would be expanding their empire...
µTorrent is a small and incredibly popular BitTorrent client. Micro-Sized Yet Feature Filled Most of the features present in other BitTorrent clients are present in µTorrent, including bandwidth prioritization, scheduling, RSS auto-downloading and Mainline DHT (compatible...