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  • 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

  • Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac beta

    Microsoft has just begun to issue Beta versions of the next iteration of its Office for Mac software to testers, and claims that it’s still on track to release the…

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 review

    Microsoft SQL Server 2008, aka "Katmai", gives SQL Server shops plenty of reasons to get excited. The best SQL Server release to date, it sports more nice new…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Anti-Spyware beta

    Microsoft's AntiSpyware is a rebadged version of Giant Software's existing app. Gates liked it so much, he bought the company in December. Its collection of security…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 12.0 Beta 1.0

    A completely new interface, a totally new file format – but will Office 12.0 have any new features? How about better charts and graphics, time management,…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Works Suite 2006

    The 2006 version of Microsoft's budget-friendly alternative to Office brings some hefty software into the mix. Reading the list of applications brought to mind a line…

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Visual Studio 2005 Express

    The latest release of Microsoft's Visual Studio has come with a surprise: a release of separate Express editions of its main development tools that are available for…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Age of Empires III

    Truth be told, PC Advisor had a bad time learning about history at school – we never saw the point of reading about agrarian policy when there were all those juicy…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Toy Soldiers: Cold War review

    It's going to be a hot time in the Cold War tonight. This fantastic sequel is everything one might want in a tower defense game, and then some.

    £10 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • ilomilo review

    ilomilo is a deceptively adorable puzzler that neatly rounds out Xbox Live Arcade's 'Games for the Holidays' release schedule.

    £6 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Lync 2010 review

    Microsoft Lync 2010 combines instant messaging, VoIP calling, live meetings, and videoconferencing, but it's more than the sum of these parts. It puts the PC at the…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Full House Poker review

    Full House Poker is an Xbox Live-oriented game of Texas Hold 'Em - perfect for seasoned card sharks and poker newbies alike.

    £6 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Word 2011 review

    The latest update to Microsoft's flagship word processing application, Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac levels the playing field for Macs in business.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 review

    Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2011 remedies earlier shortcomings by combining compelling new features with a revamped interface that makes it easier than before to…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Ninja Blade review

    The action, the weapons, the boss battles - Ninja Blade's got it all!

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Forza Motorsport 4 review

    At long last, Forza 4 rolls out onto the race track. We have but one question: is it the greatest racing game we've ever seen?

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Fresh Paint for Windows 8 review

    Fresh Paint for Windows 8 is a free Microsoft-made painting app for Windows 8. Read our Fresh Paint for Windows 8 review to find out more.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Process Explorer review

    Process Explorer is a super-powerful, free alternative to Task Manager, from Microsoft.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Xbox SmartGlass for iPhone and iPad review

    Use your iPhone to play with your Xbox's Dashboard. Read our Xbox SmartGlass for iPhone and iPad to find out more.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Skulls of the Shogun review

    Turn-based strategy remixed, and with added cranium-chomping

    £3 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

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