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  • Windows Live Movie Maker review

    Microsoft is stressing quick and simple with Windows Live Movie Maker: the free program that allows you easily create movies from digital images and video clips and…

    Free

    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

  • Microsoft Office Web Apps review

    Is Microsoft Office Web Apps the answer to Google Docs that we've all been waiting for?

    Free

  • Microsoft Project Natal review

    Microsoft's Project Natal is a prototype immersive gaming system, and we've tried it out.

    Free

  • Windows XP SP3 review

    Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3), just out from Microsoft as Release Candidate 2 (RC2), may not necessarily be worth the download now, but when it's finally released,…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Live Mesh beta review

    Microsoft has sacrificed usability to provide a pretty interface in Microsoft Live Mesh - a powerful but unnecessarily clumsy file-sync service.

    Free

  • Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 review

    With Microsoft Small Business Server 2008, Microsoft has added big business functionality to an affordable SME tool.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Internet Explorer 8.0 Beta 2 review

    Those who expect Internet Explorer 8.0 to be a warmed-over version of IE7, or a me-too response to Firefox 3.0, will be surprised by the just-released Beta 2 of IE8.

    Free

  • Microsoft Photosynth review: in pictures

    Microsoft Photosynth is a technology that automatically stitches together digital photos. The company recently made Photosynth easier to use and open to all.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows Vista SP1 Release Candidate

    The just-released Windows Vista SP1 Release Candidate (RC), like the previous beta, does more to improve the internal plumbing of Windows Vista than it does to make…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 2010 Web Apps review

    The most striking addition to Office 2010 is the introduction of Office Web Apps - lightweight versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote that are all…

    Free

  • Windows Vista SP1 review

    The final version of Vista SP1 focuses on under-the-hood improvements to reliability, security, and performance, with very few changes made to the interface or…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office Live Small Business (MOLSB) review

    Microsoft's Office Live Web service was designed for small businesses that needed an easy solution for creating websites and business emails. Microsoft Office Live…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office Live Workspaces

    After an excruciatingly drawn-out development process, Microsoft's Office Live Workspaces - the company's attempt to marry Microsoft Office to the emerging web…

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office Live Workspace file-storage service

    The free Microsoft Office Live file-storage and -sharing service adds extremely useful online features to Microsoft Office.

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Internet Explorer 8.0 beta: first review

    Microsoft has released Internet Explorer 8.0 beta 1, and encourages anyone to try it out.

    Free

  • Microsoft Soapbox video-sharing site

    When we first tried a closed beta version of Microsoft Soapbox in September 2006, we felt that its ease of use and clean interface would help it challenge the…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Windows Defender 1.1

    Microsoft's free Windows Defender anti-spyware and -adware ships as standard with Windows Vista and is available as a free download for Windows XP SP2.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Windows Live SkyDrive online storage service

    Microsoft has taken the wraps off a beta version of the Windows Live SkyDrive online storage service. While it has a lot to like, it is clearly still a beta offering.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows Search 4.0 review

    Windows Search 4.0 is finally here, and it's ready to enter the workplace as a well-mannered IT citizen.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

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