1. Apple OS X Yosemite

    OS X Yosemite

    Price free/subscription
    1 Dec 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The most essential Mac update of recent times

  2. Adobe Photoshop Elements 12

    Adobe Photoshop Elements 12

    Price as reviewed £61.60
    10 Dec 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Adobe's Photoshop Elements 12 is still a powerful image editing tool but it's not a massive release overall

  3. Adobe Premiere Elements 12

    Adobe Premiere Elements 12

    Price as reviewed £65.72
    19 Nov 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Adobe's Premiere Elements 12's makes things much easier for newcomers

  4. CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite

    CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite

    Price as reviewed £199.99
    19 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite makes multi-camera video editing a doddle

  5. Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud 7.01

    Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud 7.01

    Price as reviewed £17.58
    15 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The video editing suite has great new features, but the subscription pricing model is the pick of the bunch.

  6. Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate

    Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate

    Price as reviewed £99.95
    21 Jul 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A superb consumer-level video editing suite for less than £100

  7. Corel VideoStudio X6 Ultimate review

    Corel VideoStudio X6 Ultimate

    Price as reviewed £61.00
    5 May 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Pro video editing features at a non-pro price

  8. Corel VideoStudio X7 Ultimate

    Corel VideoStudio X7 Ultimate

    Price as reviewed £79.99
    1 Apr 2014
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Corel VideoStudio X7 goes 64-bit for those who feel the need for editing speed

  9. Windows 8 Modern UI

    Microsoft Windows 8.1

    Price as reviewed £99.99
    24 Feb 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    A major step forward for the embattled OS

    Best price
    $719
  10. Kaspersky PURE 3.0 Total Security

    Kaspersky PURE 3.0 Total Security

    Price as reviewed £50.00
    13 Aug 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    A great security suite that covers most bases.

  11. Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

    Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

    Price free/subscription
    23 Jul 2014
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Does the latest flavour of Jelly Bean add anything to the Android experience?

  12. Bullguard Premium Protection

    Bullguard Premium Protection

    Price as reviewed £70.00
    7 Jun 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    An all-singing, top-level security suite with social media and identity protection

  13. Android Wear

    Android Wear

    Price free/subscription
    18 Jul 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Google’s wearable OS shows exciting potential but still needs work

  14. PowerDVD 13

    CyberLink PowerDVD 13

    Price as reviewed £79.99
    10 May 2013
    Our rating:
    7/10

    PowerDVD 13 is a powerful media player, but is it worth the price?

  15. Project Spartan

    Project Spartan

    Price to be confirmed
    31 Mar 2015

    Preview: We see if Microsoft's new web browser is enough to tempt us back