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Virtualization alternative VirtualBox version 4.0.0 released

Parallels and VMware may have the more popular virtualization solutions, but Oracle's free VirtualBox solution may be a useful alternative for those who need to run other operating systems on their Macs.

By Dec. 23, 2010

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Weekly Utilities Update: BackupLoupe, VirtualBox, SwitchResX, more...

Staff Pick: VirtualBox

There are several well-known solutions for running Windows and other operating systems on your Mac. For optimal performance Apple provides the Bootcamp partitioning and multiboot functionality, but for those who

By May. 29, 2009

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VMware Fusion 3.0 with 64-bit support announced; VirtualBox Updated

VMware has a press release on their website that announces the release and availability of version 3.0 of Fusion, which brings 64-bit support along with other enhancements to the software.

By Oct. 6, 2009

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Weekly Utilities Update: Carbon Copy Cloner, Cocktail, VirtualBox, more...

Our Weekly Utilities Update report is a list of all the updates for many Mac utilities that have been released in the past week. While utilities can be any tool that helps you perform a task (including image manipulation and synchronization), our main foc

By Sep. 18, 2009

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Sun's VirtualBox hits 5 million downloads

The virtual-machine software, which enables users to run Vista on a Mac, is picking up steam. Perhaps this is when the company realizes its open-source vision.

By May. 29, 2008

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Install Windows 8 virtually with free software

You can install the new Windows 8 beta in a virtual environment using the free Oracle VirtualBox or VMWare Player. Here's how.

By Mar. 5, 2012

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Parallels Desktop and VMware Fusion updated to support Mavericks, and more

The two popular commercial virtual-machine programs for OS X are now available in new versions that bring significant enhancements.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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How to install Windows 8 alongside your normal OS

Try Windows 8 alongside your regular OS on both PC and Mac by downloading Oracle's free VirtualBox software and following our instructions.

By Oct. 3, 2011

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Virtualization in Linux: A Review of Four Software Choices

There is an inevitable march toward virtualization in the enterprise. Odds are you will run into it sooner or later. Take a look at a few technologies tested out on Linux.

By Feb. 13, 2008

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Upgrading RAM? Save your old RAM and your packaging

If you've installed new RAM in your system, you may be tempted to toss your old modules. Keep them around!

By Dec. 18, 2012