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  • Halo 2 Vista-only first-person shooter

    Halo 2 is the creme de la creme of console shooters. Released in late 2004, Halo 2 sold an obscene number of copies and single-handedly made the Xbox Live service…

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • RealPlayer 11.0 beta

    In its upcoming RealPlayer 11.0 release RealNetworks is taking a serious stab at integrating features that let you save and organise web videos to your PC and also…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • X-oom Internet Movies 3.0: YouTube Edition video-management software

    Video-sharing sites are certainly getting their five minutes of fame at the moment, and German software manufacturer X-oom is cashing in on this with X-oom Internet…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Symantec Norton Ghost 12.0 backup software

    There used to be a clear distinction between the two main applications that created a backup image of your hard drive: Symantec Norton Ghost benefited from…

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OnOne Genuine Fractals 5.0 photoshop plug-in

    Need to turn that postage stamp-sized snap taken on your mobile into a life-size poster? OnOne Genuine Fractals 5.0 could turn out to be a lifesaver.

    £80 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CyberLink Live beta media-sharing software

    Wireless networking and updates to Microsoft's media player mean that sharing photos, videos and TV around the home is becoming simpler than ever. CyberLink Live…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Xara Xtreme 3.2 vector illustration program

    Xara Xtreme 3.2 belongs to an increasingly rare breed: it's a vector editing alternative to Adobe's dominant Illustrator.

    £53 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Final Cut Pro 6.0

    Final Cut Pro 6.0 - or FCP - has evolved over time into a workhorse application that handles everything from basic digital video editing to uncompressed HD video…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Netgear Digital Entertainer HD EVA8000

    The Netgear Digital Entertainer HD EVA8000 is a feature-packed digital multimedia receiver and player, but setting it up entails visiting too many menus.

    £200 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Wizcom Quicktionary III Lite translator scanning pen

    Wizcom Quicktionary III Lite is a scanning pen which translates French or Spanish to English, and vice versa.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 7 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

  • Teleflip mobile phone email-forwarding service

    Teleflip's free delivery of whitelisted email via SMS messages is greatfor immediate receipt of important, expected messages.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Flurry - mobile phone email service

    Flurry is a fast, free, convenient way to monitor email or RSS feeds on a conventional Java phone.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Ubuntu Linux 7.04 "Feisty Fawn"

    Ubuntu Linux has been one of our favourite products for two years running. Why? It's completely free, it installs easily from one downloadable CD, and it focuses on…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Sony DVDirect VRD-MC3 DVD recorder

    The Sony DVDirect VRD-MC3 DVD recorder is a combination DVD recorder and encoder that takes video content from almost any video source and instantly burns the content…

    £230 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Studio - the definitive review

    Microsoft's new Expression Studio suite brings together four programs that stake out some new territories for Microsoft and strengthen the company's presence in…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Web

    Microsoft Expression Web is what Microsoft FrontPage should have been all along, and the only shame of it is that it took Microsoft this long to get it right.

    £260 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Media

    Microsoft Expression Media (derived from the iView Media product acquired by Microsoft in July 2006 and available for the Mac as well) is the Expression suite's…

    £120 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Blend

    Microsoft Expression Blend is a little hard to describe. It's a design tool for creating XAML application interfaces, mainly for programs that run on .Net 3.0 and the…

    £250 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Parallels Desktop 3.0 - run Vista on a Mac

    On the heels of Apple's launch of the Intel Mac, a company called Parallels captured the spotlight with an eponymous product that does for Apple Mac OS X what VMware…

    £44 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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