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  • RadiusIM review

    RadiusIM is a web-based instant-messaging application with a difference - it has an element of social (and physical) networking. RadiusIM is a great idea but, as we…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Imhaha instant messaging

    Despite Imhaha's frivolous name, this web-based instant-messaging service offers a decent array of features. Unfortunately it suffers from slow performance that…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ILoveIM.com web-based IM service

    ILoveIM.com is less sophisticated than many of the other web-based IM apps we've tested.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Skype 4.0 review

    The latest version of the Skype VoIP service, Skype 4.0, delivers enhanced sound and better video quality, but you may not dig its new interface.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Miranda IM 0.8 review

    Merge multiple instant messengers with Miranda IM, a single, open-source free Windows app.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Live Messenger 2011 review

    Remember when an instant messaging client was simply a way to chat with your IM contacts? If Microsoft Windows Live Messenger 2011 (free) is any indication, those…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Imo review

    Chat with contacts from various services using free, Web-based IM client Imo.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Skype 3 for iPhone review

    Skype 3 offers an easier, cleverer way for iPhone users to make video calls over Wi-Fi and 3G.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • IM+ Review

    IM+ is a messenger app that supports multiple platforms but occasionally crashes.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Server 8 review

    Here's a hands-on review of build 8250 of Windows Server 8.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Pocket Planes for iPhone and iPad review

    Pocket Planes for iPhone and iPad review: This app is taking off (excuse the pun) on the Apple App store. We found the airline sim fun, but a bit slow-moving.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Lifetick review

    Web app Lifetick offers a systematic way of making long-range goals - like taking a trip around the world, losing weight or running a marathon - a reality. But it…

    Free

    Score - 7 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

  • Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut review

    Dissatisfied with the ending of the original Mass Effect 3? Read our spoiler-free Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut review to find out how things fair in the new extended…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Iconico ColorPic review

    Free and simple colour selection software ColorPic supports multiple swatches and Hex colour codes. Read our ColorPic review to find out more.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Claws Mail 3.8 review

    Claws Mail 3.8 is a simple, multiple-account, multi-lingual local email client with nice basic features but rough Windows import. Find out more: Claws Mail 3.8 review.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sky News for Windows 8 review

    Sky News for Windows 8 is a free app that brings latest Sky News content and live Sky News TV to your Windows 8 tablet or PC. Read our Sky News Windows 8 app review…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Gmvault review

    A capable, free, cross-platform tool, Gmvault makes backing up and migrating Gmail accounts a breeze. Read our Gmvault review.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Weebly review

    Weebly is a web-based free website-creation program that allows for drag-and-drop web design.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • jEdit review

    jEdit is a Java-based programmer's editor with a boatload of optional plugins, colour schemes, and configuration options.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10



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