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  • Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal review

    Ubuntu 12.10, otherwise known as Quantal Quetzel, is a landmark release from Canonical, if not entirely for the right reasons...

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows Phone 8 review

    After four days of getting to know Windows Phone 8, our initial mood can be described as positive. While Windows Phone 7.5 already was a fine operating system,…

    Free

  • Microsoft Windows 8 review

    Windows 8 represents the biggest change to Microsoft’s operating system since the launch of Windows 95. Here’s our Windows 8 review. It’s the only Windows 8 review…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • VMWare Fusion 5.0 review

    VMWare Fusion styles itself as the best way to run Windows on Mac. We got our colleagues at Macworld UK to put this claim to the test in our VMWare Fusion 5.0 review.

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Apple iOS 6 review

    We review Apple's iOS 6 system for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, with exclusive benchmarks of the new software's performance on the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Parallels Desktop 8.0 review

    Parallels Desktop 8.0 is an impressive upgrade that integrates the Windows and Mac environments even more smoothly. Read our full review to find out more.

    £65 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Linux Mint 13 Maya review

    KDE is the most accomplished and mature of three Linux Mint flavours, but bugs remain. Here's our Linux Mint 13 Maya review.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • LinuxLive USB Creator 2.8.1.5

    Create a portable version of Linux to run from a USB drive

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich review

    Google's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich mobile operating system aims to deliver one experience for smartphones and tablets. Read our Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation Edition (64-bit)

    Try out Windows 8 for free with this 90-day trial build

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation Edition (32-bit)

    Try out Windows 8 for free with this 90-day trial build

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows To Go review

    Windows To Go is a sand-boxed bootable version of Windows 8 that runs direct from a USB stick. Here's our Windows To Go review.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lion DiskMaker 3.0 Beta 3

    Create a bootable USB drive to install Lion, Mountain Lion and now Mavericks

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean review

    Google has launched the latest version of its Android operating system for smartphones and tablets so here's our review of 4.1 Jelly Bean. Updated on 27/07/12

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion review

    Apple's Mountain Lion is the new OS X, version 10.8, and the eighth update in 11 years to the Mac operating system. We walk you through the new features to see if…

    £14 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Windows Server 2012 review

    Much easier DirectAccess deployment and a full-scale dynamic access control system are among the key benefits of Windows Server 2012. Here's our Windows Server 2012…

    £300 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Rufus 1.4.7

    Easily create bootable USB drives from ISO images

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Google Chrome OS review

    The Google Chrome OS has now moved on from overblown browser to fully fledged operating system. Read our updated Google Chrome OS review to find out more. Updated…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows 8 Release Preview Setup

    Use this official tool to check whether your existing system can be used to install Windows 8 and obtain a product key to run Windows 8

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows 8 Release Preview (64-bit)

    Be one of the first to preview the Windows 8 Release Preview

    Score - 10 out of 10



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