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Excel for Mac 2016 review

Excel for Mac 2016 review

Although boosted by a new look and invaluable features, Excel for Mac 2016 is the poorest performer in an otherwise solid Office 2016 offering

Although boosted by a new look and invaluable features, Excel for Mac 2016 is the poorest performer in an otherwise solid Office 2016 offering

29 Feb 16     Price from: £119     

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Word for Mac 2016 review

Word for Mac 2016 review

Word for Mac 2016 is simultaneously a subtle yet massive leap forward in usability and features. We recommend it highly

Word for Mac 2016 is simultaneously a subtle yet massive leap forward in usability and features. We recommend it highly

29 Feb 16     Price from: £119     

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Mac OS X El Capitan review

Mac OS X El Capitan review

We take an in-depth look at Mac OS X El Capitan and review its best and worst new features

We take an in-depth look at Mac OS X El Capitan and review its best and worst new features

16 Feb 16     Price from: Free     

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Apple Pages 5.6 for Mac review

Apple Pages 5.6 for Mac review

The latest version of Pages for Mac offers improved typographical tools and ever-closer integration with iOS and iCloud

The latest version of Pages for Mac offers improved typographical tools and ever-closer integration with iOS and iCloud

04 Feb 16     Price from: Free     

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Apple Numbers 3.6 for Mac review

Apple Numbers 3.6 for Mac review

Has Apple made a spreadsheet for the rest of us? We've updated our Numbers for Mac OS X review for version 3.6.1

Has Apple made a spreadsheet for the rest of us? We've updated our Numbers for Mac OS X review for version 3.6.1

04 Feb 16     Price from: Free     

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Apple Keynote 6.6 for Mac review

Apple Keynote 6.6 for Mac review

Our updated Keynote for Mac review finds the latest 6.6 update is relatively modest, but adds support for El Capitan

Our updated Keynote for Mac review finds the latest 6.6 update is relatively modest, but adds support for El Capitan

04 Feb 16     Price from: Free     

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PLEX for Apple TV Review

PLEX for Apple TV Review

Play your personal video, music and photo library on your Apple TV

Play your personal video, music and photo library on your Apple TV

07 Dec 15     Price from: Free     

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Apple Music vs Amazon Prime Music comparison

Apple Music vs Amazon Prime Music comparison

We explore the similarities and differences between Apple Music service and Amazon's Prime Music, including price and features

We explore the similarities and differences between Apple Music service and Amazon's Prime Music, including price and features

20 Aug 15     Price from: £9

OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10 compared

OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10 compared

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

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

14 Aug 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 at the end of September? Keir Thomas takes an in-depth look

What can you expect when you upgrade to El Capitan at the end of September? 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     

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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

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: £119

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: £119

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     

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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     

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Best Samsung Galaxy S7 deals: Where to buy Galaxy S7 & Galaxy S7 Edge

Best Samsung Galaxy S7 deals: Where to buy Galaxy S7 & Galaxy S7 Edge

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

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

How Toca Boca designed the characters, UX and gameplay for Toca Dance

How Toca Boca designed the characters, UX and gameplay for Toca Dance

Why programmers think Mac OS X is the best operating system to use for coding

Why programmers think Mac OS X is the best operating system to use for coding