Cool Apps & Software


Big Lens: DSLR effects on your iPhone?

By Shem Pennant,

Claim. There. That’s pretty bold claim isn’t it? But it still doesn’t come close to the new iPhone app Big Lens’ claim to turn your…


Blurb: Self publishing to the iPad made easy

By Dominic Smith,

The creative publishing platform, Blurb, has announced its first step into the ebook market with publications ready for Apple’s iPad and iPhone. It’s pretty fancy…


iMaschine: A pocket MPC

By Shem Pennant,

It’s an MPC in your pocket! If that sentence doesn’t excite you then I’m guessing you’ve not had to lug one of Akai’s legendary beatmaking…


Multimedia multitasker – Nero 11

By Naomi Mackay,

If you want to do anything with multimedia files, whether it’s editing MP3 files, create slideshows, edit video, receiver data from damaged discs and loads…


Share a gift with

By Naomi Mackay,

Fancy contributing towards Cliff Richard’s 71st birthday present, or coughing up 200 quid towards a beach holiday for Julia Roberts? No, me neither. These are…


There’s plenty of point to Poynt

By Gabrielle Pickard,

If you want to find a cinema, business, restaurant or even an event in your local area, then download Poynt, a new app that finds…