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  • Google Spreadsheets

    We found this free web-based spreadsheet tool did a surprisingly good job as a basic number cruncher. It's still at an experimental stage, however.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Webaroo Wikipedia

    A few months ago, we told you about an exciting program that aimed to bring you the power of the web without the need to be online.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • OnShare

    OnShare is different from other P2P networks. It doesn't set out to share files with the entire online community, but is designed to keep private files between…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Google Docs & Spreadsheets

    For those seeking an alternative to Office, OpenOffice is comprehensive. But Google offers a very different approach.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • OpenOffice Writer

    The longest-standing free alternative to MS Office is OpenOffice 2.1, a product that has its roots in StarOffice.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OpenOffice Calc

    Calc is OpenOffice's spreadsheet application and, as with Writer, compares very well to its Microsoft Office equivalent.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade

    If you haven't played WoW before, this is a good time to see what you've been missing.

    £18 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Sharpcast Photos beta

    For an intriguing combination of image-editing and organising software, plus a web service for sharing your images, Sharpcast Photos is the ticket.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mr Site Takeaway Website

    Takeaway Website removes the pain from designing and publishing a site.

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Kool IM instant messaging

    Kool IM is a solid web-based instant-messaging client with no fancy trappings. Its reliable performance and nice choice of services make this alpha version well worth…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Meebo review

    We reviewed Meebo and found an IM (instant-messaging) service that had the feature set of a desktop IM client, but the convenience of web-based instant messaging.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • RadiusIM review

    RadiusIM is a web-based instant-messaging application with a difference - it has an element of social (and physical) networking. RadiusIM is a great idea but, as we…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Imhaha instant messaging

    Despite Imhaha's frivolous name, this web-based instant-messaging service offers a decent array of features. Unfortunately it suffers from slow performance that…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ILoveIM.com web-based IM service

    ILoveIM.com is less sophisticated than many of the other web-based IM apps we've tested.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Joost

    Joost is a web-based TV service from the makers of Skype and Kazaa - and it's free.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Windows Live Mail beta review

    Microsoft has released the first beta version of Windows Live Mail, a free download that will replace Outlook Express in Windows XP and Windows Mail in Windows Vista.…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple iTunes Plus review

    Apple and EMI recently announced that EMI would offer its entire catalogue without DRM (digital rights management) protection at the iTunes store, sometime in May.…

    £1 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar

    The current 800-pound gorilla of the MMORPG (massively multiplayer online roleplaying game) space is World of Warcraft. But Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • HumanConcepts OrgPlus Live online charting software

    The web-based HumanConcepts OrgPlus Live lets you design and edit org charts easily.

    £5 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Google Docs free online word processor

    As Google Docs demonstrates, the days are over when you could only write and do basic editing in a featureless text field (with tools for working with text that were…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

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