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version 0.5 finally ready and available for download

After a long waiting, the new version of RIOT is available in the download section. Here are the main changes: 1. Automatic Optimization Mode RIOT revolutionizes the way images are optimized by combining the simplicity of automatic optimizations with the power

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0.5 private beta finally ready and available for download

After a long waiting, the private beta version of RIOT 0.5  is ready. Please report all issues found. This is not a stable release. A stable version may be released in a month, so stay tunned. The download URL appears

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Sneak preview of version 0.5

Here are the highlights of the new version of RIOT (0.5) which is still in development: 1. Automatic Optimization Mode RIOT revolutionizes the way images are optimized by combining the simplicity of automatic optimizations with the power of manual control.

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The installer now includes OpenCandy recommendations

What is OpenCandy ? OpenCandy runs a moderated recommendation network that enables software developers to recommend other software during installation of their application they believe will be valuable to their users. OpenCandy was started by a passionate group of people

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New version released – 0.4.6

The new version of RIOT – 0.4.6 is mainly a maintenance release. Several bugs are fixed, especially affecting the DLL version, the batch mode and the external optimizer implementation. The overall stability of the program was greatly increased by this

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RIOT 0.4.5 is available

RIOT 0.4.5 was released to fix two annoying bugs: * fixed a bug with Paste from clipboard. Pasted images were shifted a few pixels. * fixed a bug in the DLL version with the toolbar containing rotate, resize, compress to

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RIOT 0.4.4 released

This release fixes an issue introduced in v.0.4.3 present in the DLL version, when used with Windows Vista (possible Windows 7). AdvPNG users will be happy to find out that RIOT has now an internal preset for using this tool.

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RIOT version 0.4.3 released

This version is a bugfix release. It also optimizes the startup sequence by delaying some processing after the main window is visible. This is probably the last release from branch 0.4., focusing in improving it’s overall stability. The development will

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An interview with Lucian Sabo (RIOT author) taken by FamousWhy

What are your plans or objectives in the near future? Lucian Sabo: I want to find a long-term collaboration with a company willing to outsource it’s web development to me and my team. This can be made also with classic

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New version of RIOT released – 0.4.2

This is a maintenance release, focusing on solving the known bugs and issues – thus improving overall program stability. The main fixes address problems with PNG and ICO transparency, RAW + HDR plugin package, possibility to specify both dimensions in

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