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macOS High Sierra vs macOS Sierra

Should you upgrade to High Sierra? We compare the interface and features of macOS High Sierra and Sierra to help you decide

Should you upgrade to High Sierra? We compare the interface and features of macOS High Sierra and Sierra to help you decide

12 Mar 18     Price from: Free

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Total AV antivirus review

A well priced antivirus option with handy additional features but some flaws

A well priced antivirus option with handy additional features but some flaws

09 Mar 18     Price from: £20     

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Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review

Bitdefender offers ransomware protection & fast scanning but didn't catch all our malware samples

Bitdefender offers ransomware protection & fast scanning but didn't catch all our malware samples

15 Feb 18     Price from: £40     

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Antivirus Zap for Mac review

Antivirus Zap for Mac is a cheap option with a one-off payment but no always-on protection.

Antivirus Zap for Mac is a cheap option with a one-off payment but no always-on protection.

14 Feb 18     Price from: £10     

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Norton Security Standard for Mac review

Norton Security Standard for Mac offers blazingly fast scanning but is a bit pricey

Norton Security Standard for Mac offers blazingly fast scanning but is a bit pricey

13 Feb 18     Price from: £50     

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Apple Music vs Spotify comparison

Apple Music and Spotify go head to head price, catalogue, quality, features & more

Apple Music and Spotify go head to head price, catalogue, quality, features & more

15 Jan 18     Price from: £10

 
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macOS High Sierra review

macOS High Sierra builds on an already excellent operating system and makes it even better

macOS High Sierra builds on an already excellent operating system and makes it even better

15 Jan 18     Price from: Free     

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macOS Sierra review

In our macOS Sierra review we test and rate the features, interface and ease of use of macOS 10.12, Apple's current desktop OS

In our macOS Sierra review we test and rate the features, interface and ease of use of macOS 10.12, Apple's current desktop OS

31 Aug 17     Price from: Free     

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Apple Music review

Apple Music brings iTunes music streaming to the UK. But is it worth paying for? We find out in our Apple Music review.

Apple Music brings iTunes music streaming to the UK. But is it worth paying for? We find out in our Apple Music review.

21 Aug 17     Price from: £10     

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Logic Pro X 10.3 review

Apple has updated Logic Pro X to support the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, but there's more to the update than support for the latest laptops

Apple has updated Logic Pro X to support the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, but there's more to the update than support for the latest laptops

01 Feb 17     Price from: £199     

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Logic Pro X 10.3 vs GarageBand

In our Logic Pro X vs GarageBand for Mac comparison review, we find out how Apple's pro and consumer music production software packages compare

In our Logic Pro X vs GarageBand for Mac comparison review, we find out how Apple's pro and consumer music production software packages compare

25 Jan 17     Price from: Free

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Final Cut Pro X 10.3 review

Apple updated its flagship professional video editing application at the MacBook Pro launch event. Here's our Final Cut Pro X 10.3 review

Apple updated its flagship professional video editing application at the MacBook Pro launch event. Here's our Final Cut Pro X 10.3 review

07 Nov 16     Price from: £229     

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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

16 Sep 16     Price from: Free     

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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

16 Sep 16     Price from: Free     

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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

16 Sep 16     Price from: Free     

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Mac OS X El Capitan vs Windows 10 comparison

Windows 10 is the best Windows yet, but Apple has nothing to worry about. Here's our comparison of Windows 10 and Mac OS X El Capitan

Windows 10 is the best Windows yet, but Apple has nothing to worry about. Here's our comparison of Windows 10 and Mac OS X El Capitan

27 Jul 16     Price from: Free

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OS X vs Ubuntu Linux 16.04 Xenial Xerus

What's the difference between Mac OS X and Linux? And how does the latest version of Ubuntu 16.04 compare to El Capitan?

What's the difference between Mac OS X and Linux? And how does the latest version of Ubuntu 16.04 compare to El Capitan?

20 Apr 16     Price from: Free

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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 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

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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