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  • Panda Internet Security 2009 review

    Panda Internet Security 2009 covers all the bases with its features, and it scans quickly, but it lags behind some rivals at malware detection. Updated, 16 June 2009.

    £43 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • BitDefender Internet Security 2009 review

    BitDefender Internet Security 2009's low cost is a major plus point – at £29 for a year-long licence for three users it is one of the least expensive internet…

    £30 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

  • Microsoft Silverlight 3 review

    Microsoft Silverlight 3, Microsoft's much-enhanced rich internet application platform runs on Windows or Mac desktops, online or offline

    Free

  • Sony Ericsson PlayNow arena with movies review

    Sadly, Sony Ericsson's 'PlayNow arena with movies' selection is worst with new phones sold here in the UK.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • VideoLAN Client 1.0 rc review

    VideoLAN Client is free, open-source video- and audio-playing software.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Nuance Omnipage Pro 17 review

    Omnipage Pro 17 offers industrial-strength OCR (optical character recognition) for office environments, but it comes at a premium price.

    £289 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Rosetta Stone Version 3 Russian review

    Rosetta Stone is a comprehensive computer-based tutor for learning a foreign language.

    £399 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Readiris Pro 12 review

    Readiris Pro 12 offers several compelling reasons to upgrade from your basic, free OCR software.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Apple Safari 4 review

    Apple Safari 4 is more than just one of the fastest web browsers available for Windows and Mac. UPDATED 9 JUNE 2009.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • The Geek Atlas book review

    The Geek Atlas: 128 Places Where Science & Technology Come Alive is a revealing read around the world of science.

    £23 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 review

    Although not without problems, Microsoft Visual Studio is the premier IDE for developing applications with the Microsoft .Net Framework and at least a contender for…

    Free

  • 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

  • Ashampoo ClipFinder HD review

    Ashampoo ClipFinder HD is free software that lets you search for, download and view video clips.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Game Booster review

    Game Booster is free software that looks for and turns off processes your PC doesn't need, to make it a faster gaming box.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Nik Color Efex Pro 3.0 review

    Some special effects and filters are fun or useful; only a few become absolute necessities. Nik Software Color Efex Pro is in that latter category because it is not…

    £139 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • The Sims 3 review

    It's shiny, sexy, and perplexingly emerald-green, but more than anything, The Sims 3 - Electronic Arts' groomed and gussied-up digital dollhouse - is an intrepid and…

    £29 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • G-Data InternetSecurity 2010 review

    It may not be the first internet security suite that springs to mind, but G-Data InternetSecurity 2010 (one-year, one-user licence: £29; one-year, three-user licence:…

    £29 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Comodo Internet Security Pro 3.8 review

    Comodo Internet Security Pro 3.8 is a newcomer to the consumer internet security suite market. And based on our experience, the suite is clearly in its infancy.

    £24 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • PC Tools Internet Security review

    PC Tools Internet Security offers a decidedly mixed bag of protections.

    £49 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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