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Vivek Kowshik

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Reviewed Snappy Driver Installer R449

Really useful software. finds regular updates for all my drivers. No problems at all in the last 3 versions. And best of all it is free of cost, adware and bloatware. Read full review


Good defragmenter, but the guys seem to be now pushing another software BoostSpeed by force to everyone. I have enough cleaners in my PC to do everything I need. I went back to ver But I still get nagging pop up screens to upgrade. Hence... Read full review

Reviewed FreeCommander XE 2024 Build 901

Unquestionably the best. I have been using this as my default file manager for the last several years. Works just as intended. But have not seen much activity in recent times. Read full review

Reviewed Snappy Driver Installer R449

This is a laudable effort without doubt, to produce a free software that can automatically detect the hardware and download plus install the required drivers for it. But trying it on my Dell Inspiron gave me a different result.

The drivers on... Read full review

Reviewed AVG Anti-Virus Free 2019 v19.1.3075

I have been using this AV for years. I have realized now that these vendors are in overdrive mode, cramming more aggressive features that mess up with the OS and other security software.

This one would cause freezing of my OS (Win8 on a Dell... Read full review

Reviewed Opera for Windows 91.0.4516.65

Quite OK for most parts, but keeps crashing my Win8 installation on a Dell Inspiron 3537. No such problem in Chrome or Firefox. Read full review

Reviewed Start Menu Reviver

I got a poor rating and a red doughnut, plus a warning from my WOT plugin on Firefox for this website. I would be extra careful with this developer. I wonder how this developer has not got in touch with the developers of WOT to clear his name. Read full review

Reviewed Opera for Windows 91.0.4516.65

Several people blogging here seem to be only concerned about the type of rendering engine that the browser uses, or a missing feature here and there, or the size of the download, but are least concerned about whether the browser does what it has... Read full review

Reviewed Task Coach 1.4.6

I have been using this software for quite some time and find some really elementary features that don't work right as yet. I wonder how nobody seems to notice.

If I select a particular category, the software filters out all other tasks and... Read full review

Reviewed Maxthon Cloud for Windows

I don't understand why the gripes. This browser has no issues like Opera had in rendering certain websites. It has improved on its html5 score in every new release and is far ahead of any other browser, including Chrome. I suggest every new comer... Read full review

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