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CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.
Boot Camp 3.1 betters the functionality of a MacBook Pro running Windows 7, but it doesn't improve the battery life.
For those who virtualize Windows and other operating systems on OS X, VMware has updated its Fusion VM solution to version 3.1. This update is advertised as being 35 percent faster than version 3.0, and offers up to 5x faster 3D performance for games and features such as Windows 7's Aero environment.
Company makes a more aggressive move to gain browser market share by offering Windows users the option of downloading Safari 3.1 in its Apple Software Update.
Utilities Updates: Cocktail 3.5.2; Print Window 3.1; PC-Mac PasswordVault Lite 4.0; more
Utilities Updates: XRay 1.0.6; WindowShade X 3.1; Apple X11 1.0; more
VMware will announce Monday that Tohoku Electric Power Corporation in Japan has bought more than 1,400 copies of the company's software. VMware's software lets an Intel computer run several versions of Windows and Linux simultaneously. Tohoku Electric used the software to let a custom program written for Windows 95 run on Windows 2000 computers, enabling the company to upgrade its PCs without scrapping or rewriting the custom program. And this week, VMware said it had released version 3.1 of its $329 software for workstations, adding support for the beta version of the upcoming edition of Windows for servers as well as support for several other operating systems.
Microsoft releases the final version of its Explorer 4.0 browser and Outlook Express email client for Windows 3.1 and NT 3.51.
SystemSoft announced new software for PC cards that bring "plug and play" capabilities to the growing number of notebook computers running Microsoft's Windows NT being sold. CardWizard version 3.1 can now be downloaded from the company's Web site. Previously, the tool was only available through selected third party relationships. CardWizard 3.1 is available now with prices starting at $79.95.