SoftwareMedia.com Pledges to Help Hurricane Sandy Recovery

The terrible events of Hurricane Sandy are all over the news: New York City is underwater, parts of Hoboken, NJ, have been flooded, thousands of people are without power, and a number of people have tragically lost their lives.

SoftwareMedia.com is dedicated not only to our customers, but to Humanity as a whole, and we have pledged our support in the recovery efforts from this terrible storm.

Save Up to 40% on Windows 8 Licenses

The build up to Windows 8 has been a long one, and customers are finally being given the chance to upgrade their PCs to Microsoft’s newest generation of Operating System.

We here at SoftwareMedia know that upgrading to a new system can be both expensive and troublesome, so -for a limited time- we are excited to offer our customers an opportunity to save big on Windows 8 upgrade licenses.

Microsoft Announces Drastic Price Changes

Microsoft has recently announced that pricing for all Microsoft Open License User CALs will increase by 15%. This comes as a shock to many IT professionals, because in the past, Microsoft has generally offered both User and Device CALs at roughly the same price.

This price change doesn’t go into effect until December 1st, however, so there is still time! Act now, and save on Microsoft User CALs while you still can.

Corel Painter 12.2 Update Available

Corel Corporation, makers of CorelDraw and PaintShop Pro are known for their awesome product support and for constantly putting out updates and service packs. They understand that the world of art is ever-changing, and Painter users rely on having the most up-to-date tools, features, brushes and fixes to keep their software on the cutting-edge. True to form, Corel has recently released yet another awesome update for their flagship digital art software, Corel Painter 12.

Visit the Corel website to download the Corel Painter 12.2 Update

Top 5 Best Antivirus Software for 2013

The SoftwareMedia team is constantly on the lookout for the best and brightest software, and so we are happy to bring you our list of the Top 5 Best Antivirus Software for 2013.

(UPDATE: Top 5 Best Antivirus for 2014)

Sometimes it can seem like the digital world in which we live is becoming an increasingly dark and dangerous place. Each and every year, there seems to be more and more malware, spamware, trojans, hackers and a plethora of other digital nastiness just waiting to destroy your computer, or steal your personal info.