287 Results for

network-aware applications

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Use nettop command to check per-application network activity in OS X

While Activity Monitor will show you process stats, it does not give you information on which programs may be using your network bandwidth.

By April 24, 2013

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Office applications: Still your father's Oldsmobile

For a world that's totally Internet-connected and collaboration-savvy, it's a bit of a shock to realize how much we're locked into traditional applications and use patterns.

By March 26, 2010

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iLife '09

Apple iLife '09 is a great application suite for simple media organizing and editing, and the addition of features like face recognition, geotagging, and music lessons makes it worth the update.

February 2, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating February 2, 2009
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Trend Micro Security 2007

Trend Micro PC-cillin Internet Security 2007 was hard to install and produced several noticeable glitches that distracted us from the benefits of the suite.

March 1, 2007

2.5 stars Editors' rating March 1, 2007
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Napster

Napster often leads the field in new features and now offers a welcome free streaming plan--but it doesn't lead on price.

May 8, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 8, 2006

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ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware 6

ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware 6 catches most spyware and provides a deep level of protection but requires more user intervention than its competitors.

February 27, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 27, 2006

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Ares

Unrestricted searches, a relatively ad-free interface, and chat connectivity make Ares 1.88 a good choice for many users, but LimeWire offers a cleaner interface.

January 23, 2006

3 stars Editors' rating January 23, 2006

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Microsoft warns about application security flaw

The software maker says that it is looking into an issue that may leave many Windows programs subject to an attack mechanism known as DLL preloading, or binary planting.

By August 23, 2010

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The emergence of applications-managed storage

Technologies are now emerging that will enable automated data and storage management that is linked directly to the needs of the application environment.

By April 12, 2010

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A modern approach to Java application development

Java remains a powerhouse tool for application development, but developers need to take advantage of new design principles to get the most from their applications.

By December 21, 2009