A useful lightweight utility that creates a list of all of your installed programs and their versions, then compares each item on that list against Software Informer's database automatically on a daily basis to identify newer versions of programs.
Version: 1.1Software Informer is a utility that has been designed specifically for those users who care to keep their applications functional and ready for any task that might arise.
Operating System: Windows
Its primary aim is to give you up-to-date information about the software you actually use.
For that purpose, this program will make a list of applications installed on your computer, and later on will check their versions for obsoleteness by occasionally connecting to software.informer.com, the expanding server with a huge and constantly updated list of current application versions. Whenever a more recent version of any program becomes available, Software Informer will notify you and offer a link for downloading the update.
But this program goes even further. It will provide you with a centralized interface for gathering relevant information on all the applications that might interest you.
Almost every program has a neat review, describing its features and drawbacks, and is linked to similar software by means of a tag cloud, encouraging you to explore and find just the right utility for your demands.
Allowing you to keep track of comments and questions on corresponding software, and remaining nevertheless incredibly easy to use, Software Informer makes the process of obtaining the desired information and tools completely free from tiresome search and disappointment - and thus, makes the whole process pleasantly usual.
Version 1.1: added: program launcher added: voting mechanism added: site search from within the program added: quick buttons for accessing questions and comments on each program changed: tabulated interface
Version 1.0: added: voting mechanism added: site search from within the program added: quick buttons for accessing questions and comments on each program changed: tabulated interface