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OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10

OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10

Does Windows 10 offer enough to knock Yosemite off its perch?

Does Windows 10 offer enough to knock Yosemite off its perch?

30 Jul 15     Price from: Free

OS X El Capitan vs Yosemite

OS X El Capitan vs Yosemite

What can you expect when you upgrade to El Capitan towards the end of the year? Keir Thomas takes an in-depth look

What can you expect when you upgrade to El Capitan towards the end of the year? Keir Thomas takes an in-depth look

15 Jul 15     Price from: Free

Apple Maps vs Google Maps comparison review: is Google still on top?

Apple Maps vs Google Maps comparison review: is Google still on top?

Three years after its release, we compare Apple Maps with Google Maps to see if earlier issues with the service are fixed.

Three years after its release, we compare Apple Maps with Google Maps to see if earlier issues with the service are fixed.

14 Jul 15     Price from: Free

Apple Music review: Spotify, beware

Apple Music review: Spotify, beware

Apple Music brings iTunes music streaming to the UK. But is it worth paying for? In our Apple Music review, we examine the service's features, UK pricing, audio quality and music library

Apple Music brings iTunes music streaming to the UK. But is it worth paying for? In our Apple Music review, we examine the service's features, UK pricing, audio quality and music library

14 Jul 15     Price from: £9     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

Apple Music vs Google Play

Apple Music vs Google Play

As Apple Music finally steps into the audio streaming market, we take a look at how it fares against Google’s Play offering

As Apple Music finally steps into the audio streaming market, we take a look at how it fares against Google’s Play offering

08 Jul 15     Price from: £9

Apple Music vs Spotify comparison

Apple Music vs Spotify comparison

Find out how Apple Music compares with rival Spotify when it comes to price, catalogue, quality, features & more

Find out how Apple Music compares with rival Spotify when it comes to price, catalogue, quality, features & more

03 Jul 15     Price from: £9

OS X 10.11 El Capitan vs Windows 10 comparison preview

OS X 10.11 El Capitan vs Windows 10 comparison preview

If you can afford a Mac, the new OS X will continue to give you a better all-round computing experience

If you can afford a Mac, the new OS X will continue to give you a better all-round computing experience

10 Jun 15     Price from: Free

Word for Mac 2016 preview

Word for Mac 2016 preview

Using the new version of Word is like switching from Mavericks to Yosemite

Using the new version of Word is like switching from Mavericks to Yosemite

25 May 15     Price from: Free

Outlook for Mac 2016 preview

Outlook for Mac 2016 preview

We have some criticisms, but this is essentially a solid email app offering decent core features

We have some criticisms, but this is essentially a solid email app offering decent core features

25 May 15     Price from: Free

PowerPoint for Mac 2016 preview

PowerPoint for Mac 2016 preview

PowerPoint is less clunky and in terms of usability it’s advanced significantly

PowerPoint is less clunky and in terms of usability it’s advanced significantly

25 May 15     Price from: Free

Excel for Mac 2016 preview

Excel for Mac 2016 preview

This is an update for true power users, although the preview is a little buggy

This is an update for true power users, although the preview is a little buggy

25 May 15     Price from: Free

Final Cut Pro X 10.2 review

Final Cut Pro X 10.2 review

Happy Birthday FCP X! The four year old Apple app is much improved

Happy Birthday FCP X! The four year old Apple app is much improved

19 May 15     Price from: £229     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

Photos for Mac review

Photos for Mac review

Photos has finally arrived. Was it worth the wait?

Photos has finally arrived. Was it worth the wait?

20 Apr 15     Price from: Free

Logic Pro 10.1 review

Logic Pro 10.1 review

Apple’s Logic Pro users had a four-year wait for Logic Pro X - now a year and a half later, there's an update to Logic Pro X, version 10.1

Apple’s Logic Pro users had a four-year wait for Logic Pro X - now a year and a half later, there's an update to Logic Pro X, version 10.1

18 Mar 15     Price from: £149     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

Mac OS X Yosemite vs Mac OS X Mavericks comparison

Mac OS X Yosemite vs Mac OS X Mavericks comparison

How does the new version of Mac OS X stack up against the old - and should you always upgrade OS X just because you can?

How does the new version of Mac OS X stack up against the old - and should you always upgrade OS X just because you can?

24 Feb 15     Price from: Free

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite review

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite review

Our review of Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite looks closely at the new features, and answers questions about the ones that don't work as expected

Our review of Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite looks closely at the new features, and answers questions about the ones that don't work as expected

23 Feb 15     Price from: Free     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

OS X Server review

OS X Server review

For anybody overseeing a host of Apple devices there’s simply no beating Apple’s server offering

For anybody overseeing a host of Apple devices there’s simply no beating Apple’s server offering

25 Nov 14     Price from: £14     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

How to get Windows 10 now: how to download and install Windows 10 even if GWX.exe is missing

How to get Windows 10 now: how to download and install Windows 10 even if GWX.exe is missing

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Nokia rolls out spherical camera for virtual reality apps

Nokia rolls out spherical camera for virtual reality apps

7 best iPhone web browser apps: Why Safari for iOS is still a better option than Chrome, Dolphin, Opera, Ghostery and the rest

7 best iPhone web browser apps: Why Safari for iOS is still a better option than Chrome, Dolphin,…