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  • Apple Tiger OS X 10.4 review

    Contrary to what Mac cynics might say, the upgrades in Apple's latest operating system, Mac OS X Version 10.4, also known as Tiger, are not just cosmetic. New…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Preview: Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard

    More details have emerged about Mac OS X 10.5, the next major update to the Mac operating system that Apple has dubbed "Leopard".

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: Spotlight

    Mac users upgrading to Leopard will find a different Spotlight waiting for them.

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: Safari 3.0

    When Apple introduces a Mac new OS X, it often takes the opportunity to freshen up existing applications, adding capabilities or improving the way things get done.

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: Automator 2.0

    There's more to major OS X updates than introducing entirely new features such as Time Machine. Apple also takes the opportunity to freshen up existing applications,…

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: Time Machine

    Apple usually makes no secret of what it considers to be the marquee feature of its major Mac OS X releases. The clue is usually right there on the box in which the…

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: first review

    Apple's latest operating system for the Apple Mac, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard represents evolution rather than revolution.

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard: Finder and Dock

    When you think about it, the Finder is probably the single-most used program in Mac OS X. After all, it runs from the moment you log in until the time you log out,…

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple iPhone 1.1.3 software update

    Apple's iPhone Software Update 1.1.3 reaffirms the company's commitment to rolling out much-needed software functionality to existing iPhone users, free of charge -…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Server review

    Here's our review of Apple's latest Mac OS X Server operating system.

    £319 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Hands On: Mac OS X 10.5.4 update

    This latest update is much smaller than 10.5.3. There are a slew of extension updates, though it’s tough to figure out exactly what changes those may entail.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apple iPhone 2.1 software review

    Apple promised us that the iPhone 2.1 update would save us all from the iPhone 2.0's sins, but as it turns out, the software brings with it more than just bug fixes.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Apple Mac OS X 10.5.5 review

    Apple Mac OS X 10.5.5 brought a slew of updates - 136MB worth in the Software Update version on our Mac - most of which were described in Apple's nicely detailed…

    £85 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Apple iOS 4.2 for iPhone review

    The iOS 4.2 update is not a compelling update for iPhone users, but does add some useful features.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Apple iOS 4.3 review

    Apple iOS 4.3 - the latest operating system for Apple iPad, Apple iPhone and later version of the Apple iPod touch - extends the capabilities of such iOS devices in…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

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