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  • Magix MP3 Maker Centurion

    You may think a £20 music package would be fairly basic in scope and that you'll soon outgrow its capabilities. In fact, Magix has been making music editors and remix…

    £20 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Video Editor

    The ponderously titled Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Video Editor is an ingenious combination of 7.1 surround sound and video editing hardware. It's an external box that…

    £200 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • AskSam 6.0

    If your idea of a freeform database is an enormous Word document listing names, phone numbers and email addresses, then it’s time to meet AskSam. We recently tested…

    £82 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Netscape 8.0

    The programmers at Netscape have created a two-headed monster of a browser in Netscape 8.0. It lets you choose to view pages as you would either in the Mozilla…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ScanSoft PDF Converter Professional 3.0

    This recently updated package is in essence, a bundle of ScanSoft's PDF Create 3.0 and PDF Converter 3.0. The basic deal remains the same - PDF Converter Professional…

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Nova Photo Explosion Deluxe 2.0

    Photo Explosion Deluxe 2.0 is designed to provide all the tools you will need to store, organise, edit and manipulate your digital images. The three installation…

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • TurboDemo 6.0 Professional

    At first glance, it's easy to mistake TurboDemo for a slightly advanced version of screen- grabbing software such as SnagIt or the venerable Lotus ScreenCam. Five…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Tenebril SpyCatcher 3.5

    You might think we're exaggerating when we say that spyware poses a serious threat to your system, but if you want a good example of why it's important to have…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Navicore Personal

    Satellite navigation is a simple concept. A receiver triangulates itself with three or four of the 24 GPS satellites in orbit around the world. A map database…

    £199 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Apple Tiger OS X 10.4 review

    Contrary to what Mac cynics might say, the upgrades in Apple's latest operating system, Mac OS X Version 10.4, also known as Tiger, are not just cosmetic. New…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OpenOffice.org 2.0 Beta

    If you're thrifty and you use an office suite, it's hard not to like OpenOffice.org. Version 1.0 does most things Microsoft Office can do. And it's free. So what's to…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • O&O Defrag V8 Professional Edition

    If you want to keep your PC in top shape, defragmenting the hard drive should be second nature.

    £37 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Digital Imaging Suite 2006

    Organising and editing your ever-growing collection of digital photos can be a daunting prospect. Microsoft's Digital Image Suite 2006 aims to make the process…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Canvas X

    In the graphics world, Canvas is something of a wallflower. Despite offering what no other program can - high-level bitmap, painting, illustration, presentation,…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • IrisPen Translator Executive

    The IrisPen is, on the face of it, a nifty tool. Rather then laboriously type or scrawl notes from the printed page, you simply swipe the handheld scanner across the…

    £154 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Linspire Five-0 Beta

    You might not have heard of Linspire Linux before; that's because this is the first version that has gone under this name. After a legal wrangle with Microsoft,…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Windows XP Professional X64 Edition

    Cast your mind back to September 03 and you might remember AMD's shock announcement that it thought we were all ready for 64bit computing. AMD put its money where its…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Sonic DVDit Pro 6.0

    Sonic's DVDit can make a boast no similar application can: it can claim to have almost single-handedly prototyped simple and affordable DVD authoring on the PC. But…

    £317 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • PC Tools Registry Mechanic 5.0

    Your PC's Windows Registry is probably a complete and utter mess, a dumping ground for old installation files of programs that you deleted months or even years ago.…

    £20 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • ABBYY FineReader 8.0 Professional

    ABBYY FineReader 7.0 was a pretty good OCR (optical character recognition) product that garnered respectable reviews in 2003. The latest version, FineReader 8.0…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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