Norton Antivirus 2009
Norton antivirus comes with full antivirus and antispyware removal solution. Norton antivirus solution is one of the most popular software among all computer owners. It stops viruses, spyware, worms, bots, etc.
New Norton Antivirus 2009 software features the following key technologies:
- Spyware protection
- Two-way firewall
- Identity protection
- Network security
- OS and application protection
- Web site authentication
- Rootkit detection
- Botnet protection
- Browser protection
- Internet worm protection
- Intrusion prevention
- Pulse updates
- Norton™ Insight
- SONAR™ behavioral protection
- Parental Controls & confidential
- Recovery Tool
- Norton Protection System
- Its new pulse updates is good for up-to-the-minute protection, it is delivered every 5 to 15 minutes to detect and eliminate new threats. It is really a great enhancement compared to the older system.
- Because of Norton’s unique online intelligence system, the technology targets only those files which are at risks.
- Norton Antivirus 2009 also includes an antispyware scanner. It has the instant Messenger protection for MSN, AIM, Yahoo, and Trillian.
- It has new more improved technology which blocks the online identity theft. You can do online transaction of banks, browsing sites without any problems.
- It also has new improved secure network connections which monitors your home network and can connect to the Wi-Fi networks more safely.
- The two-way firewall will automatically makes the security decisions and blocks threats and hackers to attack your computer.
- Install in less than a minute and on an average it takes less than 7 MB of memory space which is just great as compared to the last version.
- The Norton™ Protection System provides multilayered protection technologies that work in concert to stop threats before they impact you.
- It schedules resource intensive tasks only when you are not using your PC.
- It reviews the security status of every process on your PC.
- Its silent mode suspends alerts and updates to avoid interrupting or slowing.
- It new real-time SONAR (Symantec™ Online Network for Advanced Response) helps prevent bots from taking control of your PC.
- It has improved its preventions against the threats from entering through the firewall.
Mozilla Firefox Browser
Mozilla Firefox is a free browser from Mozilla and one of the most trusted, secure and faster browsers available in the market. Firefox browser is available on various operating systems like Windows, Linux, and Mac. One great thing is that Firefox 3 does not even require the system to reboot like IE 7.
In the new release of the Mozilla Firefox 3 they have made some impressive changes and enhancements.
By just one click on the star icon at the end of the location bar bookmarks a site and by clicking twice you can choose the location to save it or tag it.
Its new management functions help Firefox 3 to keep the memory usage under control. The XPCOM cycle collector repeatedly cleans up unused memory and many memory leaks are now being resolved.
Smart Location Bar
The new Firefox 3 location bar is awesome, it actually learns as you use it. It slowly adapts to your preferences and offers better fitting matches right on your location bar.
Instant Web Site ID
To know the legitimacy of any website you can click on a site favicon for an instant identity overview.
A new feature of zoom will let you swoop in and see the entire webpage. You can visit your favorite news page and read the caption under the picture. Or you can also see the picture itself in a size you can see.
Adobe Photoshop CS4
Photoshop creates very powerful images with its professional standard. Adobe Photoshop CS4 software provides new improved approach to its unmatched power through a more direct user experience, freedom of editing, and significant productivity enhancements.
You can import, process, manage, edit, composite and showcase your images by Photoshop and Photoshop lightroom. Working with images is much easier now
New Adobe Photoshop CS4 are very well design with its new interface like selective editing in Camera Raw, improved dodge, Collections in Bridge, burn and saturation tools, interactive brush resizing, amazing content-aware scaling.
The new upgrades in CS4 consist of:
New features that you are going to use on a regular basis
Some fixes to the old features
Enhanced performance and stability
More improved Interface
These upgrades will impress many Photo shopaholic persons.
- There is a feature called Bridge CS4 which is a media browser that is bundled with all versions of Photoshop CS4. It basically let you look into the thumbnails of the media in a folder. One can also able to see large previews along with the thumbnail. You can sort, add keywords, metadata, rate files and even move and copy the files.
- To process the image you find in a bridge you will have to use Camera Raw. And the new Camera Raw in CS4 is a plug-in which automatically launches with a raw image opening. Camera Raw has lots of functionality available for image editing.
- To see various documents in display, you need to click on each document from the tabbed tray. You can even resize the application window to preserve the actual size of panel while you shrink your document.
- The new improved zooming is also very good and accurate. This will not let you see the jagged edges on high contrast lines when it is zoomed to any odd percentages.
- The Layer Masking interface is very much improved in latest version CS4. So you only need a click on the layer in the Layers panel and the controls will appear in the Adjustments panel.
In the nutshell, the new improved changes are really worth exploring which will give you a very brilliant output.