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September 28, 2009 by

Can you upgrade an old XP PC to Windows 7? Should you?

My friend Lisa has a four-year-old Sony laptop running Windows XP. This machine, once a triumph of Sony hardware engineering, could easily be deemed ready to retire. But after careful consideration, I decided it was worth upgrading to Windows 7. I tried both a clean install and a new edition of Laplink’s PCmover software, which is specifically designed to ease this sort of migration. The XP-to-7 odyssey was an interesting one, with surprising results and several lessons I can share with anyone contemplating a similar adventure.

October 1, 2008 by

Adobe CS4 hits BitTorrent

Little more than a week after its global launch, Adobe's Creative Suite 4 has shown up on popular BitTorrent tracking sites in large numbers.

January 20, 2005 by

Review: Apple iWork

Priced at US$79, iWork is Apple's successor to the venerable AppleWorks productivity suite. A look at how its features stack up against its competitors.

January 6, 2002 by

Adobe gets animated at Macworld

The company launches a direct challenge to rivals Microsoft and Macromedia with updated Web authoring and animation software. Plus, Adobe ventures into authoring content for wireless devices.

December 17, 2001 by

Adobe cozies up to Apple's OS X

Upcoming software from Adobe could help reinvigorate sales of professional Macs, though the biggest boost--the release of Photoshop for Mac OS X--is still up to six months away.

December 17, 2001 by

Adobe--Mac OS X's new best friend?

Sales of Macs to professionals have lagged, partly because developers have been slow to deliver OS X-native tools, say analysts. But upcoming software upgrades from Adobe could change all that.

February 18, 2001 by

Monday's Mac Product Watch

Today's lineup includes a tweak for Macromedia Flash 5.0; NudgeIt, an Adobe InDesign plug-in for moving and rotating objects; Agenda 2, a new version of Yenco's chatty reminder software; an incremental upgrade to CTM Development's PowerMail 3 client; and CSPLAT 3.

August 23, 2000 by

Mac Product Watch

Today's lineup includes Apple's iMovie plug-in pack for iMovie 2; the latest version of SoundJam MP Plus; GifBuilder reborn; Jaws Digital Courier, a PDF-based client/server content-deliverysystem; Version 5.3 of the Extension Overload extension, control-panel and error-code information resource; PhotoGenetics 2.0; and IntelliNews 3.0.


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