Applications

Sling TV
REVIEW

Sling TV

Sling TV's bargain price and freedom from contracts make it well worth a test-drive for prospective cord-cutters or "cord-nevers" who can live with its stripped-down selection of live TV channels.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 26, 2015
1 star User rating out of 81 votes

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Microsoft Office Home and Student 2016
EDITORS' TAKE

Microsoft Office Home and Student 2016 ( Windows)

Office 2016 arrives today with big updates to how you work with others. But how does it stack up against its number one adversary Google Docs?

Adobe Lightroom 6
REVIEW

Adobe Lightroom 6

Adobe Lightroom 6/CC remains a fine photo-editing and organizing tool, but the new version doesn't rise much past its predecessor.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 21, 2015
2.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Logic Pro X
REVIEW

Logic Pro X ( Macintosh)

Logic Pro X 10.1 from Apple is a self-contained music studio that offers tremendous flexibility and power -- once you get past the learning curve.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 28, 2015
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5
REVIEW

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 ( PC/Mac)

A nice, but not necessarily must-have update, Adobe Lightroom 5 remains a strong program for working with raw images.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 9, 2013

MSRP: $149.00

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Parallels Desktop 10
REVIEW

Parallels Desktop 10

Integration with Mac OS X Yosemite and a fair price make Parallels Desktop 10 the best Mac system virtualization option, despite a confusing installation process.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 27, 2014
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Corel Home Office
REVIEW

Corel Home Office

Despite some compatibility setbacks, Corel Home Office suite is useful for creating documents. Its conscientious size, small-screen optimizations, and attractive price make it a good buy for a Netbook office suite, or for saving space by shedding advanced features.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 16, 2009

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Apple Health
EDITORS' TAKE

Apple Health

Apple's new iOS 8 app aims to be a hub for fitness and health. Here's how.

Pricing not available

WordPerfect Family Pack 5
REVIEW

WordPerfect Family Pack 5

Family Pack 5.0 is a good deal for home users seeking a bargain bundle with plenty of productivity and security tools.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 7, 2004

MSRP: $79.00

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Apple iLife '04
REVIEW

Apple iLife '04

This worthy upgrade brings some nice advances in features and power; the new addition, GarageBand, sweetens the deal.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 26, 2004

MSRP: $49.00

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