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  • Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat review

    Maverick Meerkat is the codename for Ubuntu Linux 10.10, the latest and quite comfortably the greatest of easy Linux options for desktop PCs and laptops.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Parallels Desktop for Mac 6.0 review

    Parallels 6 provides even better performance for running Windows on a Mac.

    £64 inc VAT

  • Microsoft Windows Phone 7 review

    Windows Phone 7 is a mobile phone operating system that Microsoft hopes will lead the fight back against Google Android and the Apple iOs. But is Microsoft's mobile…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Kubuntu 10.10 (64 bit)

    Kubuntu is Ubuntu but built with a KDE desktop and compatible programs.

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Kubuntu 10.10 (32 bit)

    Kubuntu is Ubuntu but built with a KDE desktop and compatible programs.

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Linux Mint 9 review

    Introduce some minty freshness to your PC with the free Linux Mint 9 operating system, a variant of Ubuntu 10.04.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple iOS 4.1 GM review

    We've been using the GM mobile operating system release for 24 hours and can say: iOS 4.1 on iPhone is the most solid, responsive iOS release to date.

    Free

  • Jolicloud 1.0 review

    Promoted as a cloud-based Linux for netbook users, Jolicloud has promise – but still needs work.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 review

    Research in Motion (RIM) BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5, express or deluxe? The extensive BlackBerry Enterprise Server will be indispensable to some, but free…

    £3,299 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows 7 review

    With its Windows 7 OS, Microsoft gets the basics right. It just works, and after Windows Vista that may be enough to make it a winner. Read PC Advisor's in-depth…

    £229 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • MeeGo 1 review

    MeeGo is an Intel-sponsored Linux distribution designed for netbooks.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lubuntu 10.04

    Lubuntu is a lightweight Ubuntu variant using the excellent LXDE desktop and ideal for low powered computers and netbooks

  • Apple iOS 4 review

    Does Apple iPhone OS 4 mark the point at which Apple retakes the lead in the mobile phone operating software market, or is it simply getting even with Google Android,…

    Free

  • Ubuntu Christian Edition 6.0 (32 bit)

    Version of Ubuntu especially designed for Christian users and their needs

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Peppermint OS One

    Linux-based operating system that is cloud and web application centric, sleek, user friendly and fast

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Element HTPC 1.2

    Element is a free operating system for Home Theatre and Media Centre Personal Computers, featuring an innovative across the room 'ten-foot interface' that is designed…

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Quirky 1.1

     Quirky is an experimental lightweight live Linux distribution from the same family as Puppy Linux.

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Fedora 15 Desktop Edition

    The latest release of this Red Hat sponsored distro is a sparkling gem

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • DOSBox 0.74

    Reliably run DOS games and other ancient software with this sophisticated emulator

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CentOS 6.0 Live CD

    CentOS is to all intents and purposes Red Hat Enterprise Linux without the support contract.

    Score - 10 out of 10



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