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  • Company of Heroes

    Company of Heroes is a real-time WWII strategy game – so far, so routine. What's different about this wholly engrossing title is its attention to detail.

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Image editor face-off: Adobe vs Ulead

    Read on for our verdict on Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0 and Ulead PhotoImpact 12.0.

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Firefox 2.0

    We put Mozilla Firefox 2.0 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 to the test.

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Pegasus Mobile NoteTaker

    Although many companies have tried to introduce the mass PC market to handwriting recognition, their efforts have, for the most part, failed rather miserably.

    £117 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Nero Premium 7.0 Reloaded

    In terms of an all-round utility suite, there's little missing from Nero Premium 7.0 Reloaded.

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 8 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

  • CyberLink PowerDirector Premium 5.0

    Digital video editing is one of those ideas that sounds great in principle. In practice, the process is generally quite complicated. Step forward, CyberLink…

    £48 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Wizcom InfoScan

    Scanners are all very well for a lot of things, but there are some situations where firing up an A4 flatbed is like using a sledgehammer to crack a nut.

    £90 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Internet security face-off: Norton vs McAfee

    We put Norton Internet Security 2007 and McAfee Internet Security Suite 9.0 to the test.

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Windows Media Player 11.0

    In the first UK review, we look at how Microsoft's new version of its media software stacks up against iTunes.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ABBYY PDF Transformer 2.0 Pro

    With a powerful OCR engine, PDF Transformer converts PDFs into editable Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio documents.

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Actinic Business 8.0 beta

    This program enables you to give your e-commerce site some of the slickness of Amazon or eBay with very little effort.

    £938 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • DESlock+ 3.2.4

    The DESlock+ system uses software and USB hardware keys to protect your sensitive data from prying eyes, and operates much like a physical lock and key.

    £118 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio 8.0

    Sound Forge Audio Studio allows you to import audio, edit it and then export it to a variety of formats.

    £32 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Roxio Easy Media Creator 9.0

    With more than 100 new features, Roxio's Easy Media Creator 9.0 is jam-packed with creative functions.

    £60 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9.0 Preferred

    Voice-recognition software has come a long way in the past few years.

    £150 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Serif WebPlus 10.0

    WebPlus is the go-to web-design product for occasional users. Version 10.0 retains previous iterations' ease of use and adds several cool features.

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Driving Test Success All Tests 2006/07

    The latest version of DTS has all the old features, but they're now joined by a battery of tests and videos that delve into almost every aspect of driving.

    £10 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Diskeeper 10.0 Professional Premier Edition

    If you are concerned about squeezing every last drop of performance from your system, Diskeeper is one utility you should consider.

    £91 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • BitDefender Internet Security 10.0

    BitDefender provides a full suit of armour to protect your PC when it's online, whether you're browsing the internet or connected via always-on broadband.

    £48 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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