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Impressive upgrade focussing on the practical rather than the creative
Veteran database builder FileMaker Pro is back with one of the most significant upgrades in its long history.
CloudVelocity and Ravello Systems march clones of in-house servers into the cloud for development, testing, and disaster recovery
Microsoft Office Mobile is a front-end to tOffice 365, not a standalone productivity suite
Latest blend of Exchange, SharePoint, and Lync servers in the cloud combines an excellent feature set with easier setup and management
Roozz rents software in the cloud. It' slick and easy to use, but the selection of titles is somewhat limited
If you write the occasional batch script or pop open a cmd.exe terminal, SDelete is a great tool to have.
LiveDrive is now offering a native Windows 8 app for its online backup and file sharing service.
An interesting batch file compiler and development tool
If you prefer to dictate your documents or use voice commands, this is the place to go
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean
Best speech-recognition software still innovative after all these years
Parallels Access: A unique experience offers Mac OS X and Windows software implementation on the iPad
Run Mac and Windows programs on your iPad with this effective remote access app
One for the road warriors
McAfee didn't earn top marks in our security suite tests, but it's still a mostly proficient antimalware program
Samba's open source alternative to Microsoft's domain controller is a good start, but not ready for prime time
Axon Idea Processor is a complex product with many potential uses and some frustrating flaws
Back up your DVDs, including commercial movies, and convert them to various mobile formats with this easy-to-use offering.
A Getting Things Done manager worth considering
GoodSync's features are rich but require study