Archive for July, 2008

Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Ed.

Portable Thunderbird is the safe, fast email client that’s easy to use. It has all the same great features as regular Thunderbird including quick message search, customizable views, support for IMAP/POP, RSS support and more.

Release Highlights:
* Thunderbird binaries updated to
* Updated installer
* Updated launcher with better extension compatibility
* Addition of Japanese and Simplified Chinese

Homepage – Portable Thunderbird

Size: 6.7 MB



VLC Media Player Portable 0.8.6i

VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, WMV, mp3, ogg, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

Release Highlights:
* VLC updated to 0.8.6i
* Launcher INI options optional
* Better installer
* Locales are optional (install in as little as 9.8MB)

Homepage – Portable VLC Media Player

Size: 9.5 MB


Miranda IM Portable 0.7.8

Miranda IM is a multi protocol instant messenger client for Windows. Miranda IM uses very little memory and is extremely fast. It requires no installation and can be fitted on a single floppy disc. Its powerful plugin system makes Miranda IM very flexible.

Release Highlights:
* Miranda IM updated to 0.7.8
* Updated launcher and installer

Homepage – Miranda IM

Size: 2.1 MB


AbiWord Portable 2.6.4

Portable AbiWord is a free word processing program similar to Microsoft Word. It is suitable for a variety of word processing activities and has the ability to read and write a number of document types including Microsoft Word, Word Perfect,, RTF, HTML, Palm and more. It includes both grammar and spelling checkers as well as an array of other handy features including mail merge capabilities

Release Highlights:
* AbiWord updated to 2.6.4
*Improved launcher and installer

Homepage – Portable AbiWord

Size: 5.9 MB



With file can wipe files and directories quickly and safely delete. This overrides Wipe the file before deleting files to restore. Wipe file can files with over 14 different methods. These include two U.S. Navy standards, the standards of the U.S. Department of Defence, the U.S. Air Force and NATO.

Release Highlights:
* The file and directory list can now be sorted.
* The time stamp (MAC times) of files and directories are now on 01.01.1980.
* A Dutch language file has been added.
* An Italian language file has been added.
* A Japanese language file has been added..
* A Russian language file has been added.
* A Spanish language file has been added.
* After writing a file whose length is now set to zero.
* Professional: The time stamp (MAC times) of files and directories can now optional on a random date changed.
* Wipe file can now in the context menu and the menu “Send to” Explorer integrated.
* Subdirectories could not always be deleted.

Homepage – Gaijin

Size: 299 KB


NFReader 1.3.3

NFReader is a feed reader, the RSS, Atom and RDF feeds. Groups of feeds and feeds can be exported OPML files and from those imported.

Release Highlights:
* For new messages can now be a pop-up window with a list of new feed items.
* The connection to the Internet can now have a proxy server.
* A language file for traditional Chinese has been added.
* A Chinese language file has been added.
* A French language file has been added.
* A Turkish language file has been added.
* Imported OPML files, feeds and feed records without a title will now receive a given title.
* Links in the HTML view are now using the standard web browser.
* Operations based on multiple feeds impact (feed grouping) are now working faster.
* OPML files could not always be imported.

Homepage – Gaijin

Size:343 KB


OperaUSB 9.51

Opera usb

Opera is a fast and secure web browser that features pop-up blocking, tabbed browsing, integrated searches, built-in email, RSS client, managing contacts and online chat.

Homepage – opera-usb

Size: 6.40 MB


SIW 2008-07-15

This program perform computer configuration analysis and diagnostics. It gives detailed information about your computer properties and settings, detailed specs for CPU, motherboard, chipset, BIOS, CPU, PCI/AGP, USB and ISA/PnP devices, memory, monitor, video card, disk drives, CD/DVD devices, SCSI devices, S.M.A.R.T., ports, network cards, printers, operating system, installed programs and hotfixes, processes, services, serial numbers (CD keys), users, open files, system uptime, network, network shares, as well as real-time monitors for CPU, memory, page file usage and network traffic. It displays currently active network connections, passwords hidden behind asterisks, installed codecs, and more. This program also creates a report file, and is able to run in batch mode.

Release Highlights:
* Added Firefox 3 support (Secrets).
* Added Hyper-V support.
* Fixed the “Secrets” module.
* Fixed the “Neighborhood Scan” module.
* Updated device database.
* Minor improvements.
* Bugfixes.

Homepage – SIW

Size: 1.50 MB


Floola 3.1

Floola is an application to efficiently manage your iPod or your Motorola mobile phone (any model supporting iTunes). It’s a standalone application that can be run directly from your iPod and needs no installation under Linux, Mac OS X and Windows (Windows Vista is supported). Floola supports all most common used iPod features including podcasts and smart playlists!

Release Highlights:
* issue with main listbox columns
* podcast downloading issue when loosing focus
* writes also filetype to db
* ffmpeg paramater issues (mac+win)
* improved photo db handling
* issues copying photos when fullres is not available
* invisible files on copy (windows)
* tracks played in Floola had wrong timestamp
* Korean translation added
* synch folder wrong file count
* startup submission improved
* “now playing” multiple track submission
* “now playing” support
* reset
* audioscrobbler protocol 1.2
* Czech translation
* improved folder sync
* fixed issue with ffmped under linux
* artwork mixup improvements
* get tags from filename also when converting
* df error under linux
* fixed issue when limiting by “least recently…”
* copy from podcast
* minor podcast improvements
* updated swedish translation
* fixed issues in 2.9.5
* shell timeout error when converting (windows only)
* MSN now playing plugin (windows only)
* shuffle isn’t autodetected anymore
* ffmpeg debug mode window
* hungarian translation updated
* fast mode space wasn’t recovered when quitting
* overall much faster read/write (db+artwork)
* better sorting of albums and tracks starting with “the” and “a”
* Issue adding items to playlist
* bug rewriting last smart playlist
* MBS registration issue

Homepage – Floola

Size: 6.2 MB


TagScanner 5.0 build 524

TagScanner is a multifunction program for organizing and managing your music collection. It can edit tags of mostly state-of-the-art audio formats, rename files based on the tag information, generate tag information from filenames, and perform any transformations of the text from tags and filenames.

Release Highlights:
* Improved: Reworked Filename -> Tag converter interface
* Improved: Greatly increased speed of processing in Tag editor when you change number of selected files
* Fix: ‘Invalid Floating Point Operation’ error on several operations
* Fix: Embedded artwork from id3v2.2 could not be read (very old bug)
* Updatated localizations: German, Chinese Simplified, Portuguese (Brazil)

Homepage – TagScanner

Size: 1.77MB


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