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QuickBooks Pro 2007
REVIEW

QuickBooks Pro 2007

Despite its lean list of improvements, QuickBooks 2007 remains a terrific small-business accounting package. Longtime QuickBooks users who haven't already upgraded to QuickBooks 2006 should leap to 2007 instead.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 26, 2006
Microsoft Money 2007 Deluxe
REVIEW

Microsoft Money 2007 Deluxe

If you're using an earlier version of Microsoft Money, the 2007 updates may not tempt you to upgrade, unless the latest version's new budgeting abilities fit your needs.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 24, 2006
Quicken Deluxe 2007 - box pack
REVIEW

Quicken Deluxe 2007

Intuit Quicken 2007 Premier offers a thorough overhaul of its interface, as well as useful new features and conveniences that other financial software products can't match.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 18, 2006
Dragon NaturallySpeaking Preferred 9
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking Preferred 9

For people who type a lot or suffer sore fingers and hands, Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is the best tool available for dictating text and commanding a Web browser by voice, despite the gradual adjustments needed to conform to your personal manner of speaking.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 17, 2006

MSRP: $199.99

Peachtree Pro Accounting 2007 - box pack
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Peachtree Pro Accounting 2007

With its slick new look and powerful set of bookkeeping tools, Peachtree Complete Accounting 2007 is a fine upgrade for longtime users, especially for small shops that need to manage inventory.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 18, 2006
FileMaker Pro 8 (multiplatform)
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FileMaker Pro 8 ( multiplatform)

With improved data-export tools, beginner-friendly templates, and support for massive files, FileMaker Pro 8 is a great choice for novice or professional users who need to develop powerful databases.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 9, 2006

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ACT! 2006 Premium for Workgroups
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ACT! 2006 Premium for Workgroups

Act 2006 is a solid choice for sales pros but a nonessential upgrade for version 2005 users.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on March 3, 2006
IBM ViaVoice Simply Dictation for MAC OS X
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IBM ViaVoice Simply Dictation for MAC OS X

ViaVoice is an affordable, if buggy, program for basic speech-to-text dictation. To avoid using your hands, however, we recommend the Windows-only Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 23, 2006
iWork '06 - box pack
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iWork '06

Overall, Apple iWork '06 is a compelling package, though mostly due to Keynote 3. Keynote 3 is a better tool than PowerPoint, and Pages 2 offers some intriguing new features, though professional users will still yearn for Adobe FrameMaker.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 15, 2006
Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional 8 (French)
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional 8 ( French)

Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional 8 does a great job of letting you take care of most computing needs with voice commands instead of the keyboard--a godsend for those who suffer from repetitive stress injuries.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 10, 2006