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  • Parallels Desktop for Mac 5.0 review

    Hot on the heels of VMware's update of Fusion 3 comes Parallels Desktop for Mac 5.0. Like Fusion, Parallels now boasts support for Microsoft's WDDM graphics, allowing…

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Ubuntu Netbook Remix review

    Although it's based on the popular Linux distro, Ubuntu Netbook Remix (UNR) is not a pruned down version of Ubuntu. Instead, its developers discarded old, legacy code…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mythbuntu 9.10

    Complete media centre, PVR and media streaming system on a CD

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Damn Small Linux 4.4.10

    A tiny Linux distro to fit on a business card CD

    Score - 10 out of 10

  • Moblin 2.0 review

    Launched two years ago by Intel and now hosted by The Linux Foundation, Moblin is a Linux platform aimed at netbooks and mobile internet devices.

    Free

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • GRML 2009.10

    Full Linux distribution that runs from CD, especially useful for system rescue

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mandriva 2010

    Comprehensive Linux distribution suited for newcomers and power users alike

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Ubuntu 9.10

    Complete Linux operating system with all the software you need

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • VMware Fusion 3 review

    The latest version of VMware Fusion 3 brings invaluable new functions to the Windows virtualisation software for Macintosh.

    £69 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 review

    Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is a significant improvement over SharePoint 07, providing IT execs with multiple ways to streamline their infrastructure and cut costs.

    Free

  • Apple Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Server review

    Following the release of Snow Leopard, we take a closer look at Apple Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Server.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Parallels Desktop Switch To Mac review

    Ease your move from Windows to Mac with the handy Parallels Desktop Switch To Mac kit.

    £75 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard review

    Although positioned as an under-the-hood upgrade to Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard offers a lot of changes on the surfaces as well. UPDATED: 27 August 2009.

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • VirtualBox 2.2 review

    VirtualBox is a general-purpose full virtualiser for x86 computer hardware. Targeted at server, desktop and embedded use, its makers claim it is the only open source…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Xandros Presto Linux review

    Xandros Presto Linux is a lightweight version of Xandros Linux, boasting very quick boot times.

    £14 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple iPhone OS 3.0 review

    Offering copy-and-paste, Bluetooth tethering and A2DP - as well as performance improvements and MMS capability - the 250MB Apple iPhone OS 3.0 Software Update is the…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Ubuntu Server review

    Ubuntu Server is a fast, free, no-frills Linux distribution that fills a niche between utilitarian Debian and the GUI-driven and, some would argue, over-featured…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CodySafe review

    Why use a USB flash drive as a mere data shuttle? The free CodySafe is one of the cleverest ways you can find to turn a USB flash drive into what the developer calls…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Computer Management review

    If you're not familiar with Microsoft Windows Vista's own disk management tools, don't beat yourself up over it. They're not exactly lying around the desktop in plain…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope review

    The new edition of the friendly Linux desktop OS - Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope - is more maintenance release than upgrade.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10



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