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  • Voice Reader Studio text-to-speech software

    The text-to-speech applications of Voice Reader Studio are extensive, and the audio quality pleasing.

    £383 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Amazon Kindle for PC review

    Reading books on computer displays may not be everyone's cup of tea, but Amazon Kindle for PC handles the basics of its job well.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mapyx Quo 2 review

    Ordnance Survey maps are just a click away with Mapyx Quo 2 mapping software.

    £6 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ConceptDraw MindMap Pro 5.5 review

    In the time it takes you to read this sentence, an idea could spring to life. For most of us, jotting down that idea means fumbling for a pen and paper. Software such…

    £139 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Redshift 6.0 Premium Edition

    Based around a comprehensive database of celestial information, Redshift 6.0 allows stargazers to explore a virtual rendition of the night sky.

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Encyclopedia face-off: Britannica vs Encarta

    We tested Encyclopædia Britannica 2007 Ultimate Reference Suite and Encarta Reference Library 2007 to find the best DVD-based encyclopedia.

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Family Tree Maker for Mac review

    If having access to Ancestry is in your plans Family Tree Maker for Mac is definitely the offline/online program for you. When it’s caught up with the Windows version…

    £61 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • WordQ + SpeakQ review

    Frustrated writers, particularly students from elementary school through college, will appreciate WordQ + SpeakQ, a software duo for writers with learning…

    £123 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Babylon 7 review

    Babylon 7.0 is quick and simple-to-use translation software, that won't break the bank.

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Encyclopaedia Britannica Ultimate Edition review

    Is there a place for an electronic, DVD-based version of Encyclopaedia Britannica in the post-Wikipedia world? We tested Encyclopaedia Britannica 2009 Ultimate…

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 25th Anniversary Edition review

    In the 25th anniversary edition of Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, the typing training software program is still going strong. There's plenty of variation and games to…

    £15 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Princess Phonetics HD for iPad review

    Princess Phonetics HD is a very simple phonics iPad app that teaches the letter shapes and phonic sounds.

    £2 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Prince Phonetics HD for iPad review

    Prince Phonetics HD is a very simple phonics iPad app that teaches the letter shapes and phonic sounds.

    £2 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Alien Monster Mix and Match for iPhone review

    Alien Monster Mix and Match is a simple, fun educational matching iPhone game for kids or very bored adults.

    £1 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2010 for iPhone review

    The Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2010 for iPhone is a portable version of the famous encyclopedia, designed for the Apple iPhone.

    £11 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • MindJet MindManager 9 review

    MindManager for Windows 9 helps you create visual diagrams of your thinking process. That goal may make the software seem far more esoteric than Microsoft Office, but…

    £233 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • PostureMinder ergonomics software

    PostureMinder is software that acts as a posture conscious Jiminy Cricket that reminds you when you're sitting poorly at our PC.

    £29 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Greenstreet Family Tree Heritage genealogy software review

    Family Tree Heritage is no match for Family Historian, but it does cover the essentials.

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • TomTom Home 2.5 review

    The TomTom Home 2.5 software allows you to manage the maps, media, POIs (points of interest), and map corrections loaded on any TomTom GPS you buy.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Plangarden review

    Plangarden is free software to help you lay out, plan and manage your vegetable garden. It does require that you take out a subscription to the Plangarden service,…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10



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