Parallels Desktop 13 promises performance boost, extended Touch Bar support
August 22, 2017 – 05:56 | No Comment
Parallels Desktop 13 promises performance boost, extended Touch Bar support

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has released Parallels Desktop 13, a major new release of its popular Mac virtualisation tool.
Parallels Desktop, which allows OS X users to run virtual versions of Windows, OS X and Linux, …

Geekbench 4.0 released, offers new GPU Compute benchmarks
August 31, 2016 – 11:39 | Comments Off on Geekbench 4.0 released, offers new GPU Compute benchmarks
Geekbench 4.0 released, offers new GPU Compute benchmarks

Primate Labs has announced the release of Geekbench 4.0 for desktop, Android and iOS. Geekbench 4 sees the benchmarking app merge its mobile and desktop datasets into a single, cross-platform workload.
Other changes see a redesigned …

VirtualBox 5.1 promises better multi-CPU performance, wider hardware support
July 13, 2016 – 06:29 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 5.1 promises better multi-CPU performance, wider hardware support
VirtualBox 5.1 promises better multi-CPU performance, wider hardware support

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1, a major new point release of its open-source virtual machine tool for Windows, Mac and Linux. The software enables users to run virtual PCs within a software environment.
Version 5.1 comes …

VirtualBox 5.0.4 squashes numerous bugs, adds new guest resolution to pre-defined menu
September 8, 2015 – 11:09 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 5.0.4 squashes numerous bugs, adds new guest resolution to pre-defined menu
VirtualBox 5.0.4 squashes numerous bugs, adds new guest resolution to pre-defined menu

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.0.4, the first publicly flagged maintenance release for the 5.0 series of its virtualisation tool for Windows, Mac and Linux.
Version 5.0 introduced support for USB 3.0 and hardware virtualisation among other …

Parallels Desktop 11 adds Windows 10 integration, extends Cortana to Mac desktop
August 19, 2015 – 12:14 | Comments Off on Parallels Desktop 11 adds Windows 10 integration, extends Cortana to Mac desktop
Parallels Desktop 11 adds Windows 10 integration, extends Cortana to Mac desktop

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has released Parallels Desktop 11 for Mac, a major new release of its market-leading virtualisation tool.
The app, which allows users to run virtual versions of Windows, OS X and Linux in …

Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support, simplifies installation
February 13, 2015 – 06:13 | Comments Off on Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support, simplifies installation
Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support, simplifies installation

Shh, don’t Apple, but Mac users can now test the next version of Windows quickly and easily with the release of Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 for Mac.
That’s because the latest update promises “experimental” support for the …

VirtualBox 4.3.16 fixes startup problems with Windows hosts, squashes more bugs
September 11, 2014 – 12:29 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 4.3.16 fixes startup problems with Windows hosts, squashes more bugs
VirtualBox 4.3.16 fixes startup problems with Windows hosts, squashes more bugs

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.3.16, the latest in a series of maintenance fixes for its cross-platform, part-open-source virtualisation program.
The most notable fix in the new build affected a number of Windows hosts, which found themselves …

Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support
September 9, 2014 – 08:19 | Comments Off on Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support
Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support

Primate Labs has updated its cross-platform, flagship benchmark tool with the release of Geekbench 3.2 for desktop and Android. Also available on iOS, the latest build’s main highlight is a redesigned results page.
The redesign aims …

Parallels Desktop 10 officially released, promises improved performance, adds new Disk Space Wizard
August 27, 2014 – 10:19 | Comments Off on Parallels Desktop 10 officially released, promises improved performance, adds new Disk Space Wizard
Parallels Desktop 10 officially released, promises improved performance, adds new Disk Space Wizard

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has unveiled Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac to the general public, one week after making it exclusively available to existing users.
The app, which makes it easy to run Windows in a …

VirtualBox 4.3.14 adds Blu-ray support for Mac hosts, squashes more bugs
July 16, 2014 – 12:37 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 4.3.14 adds Blu-ray support for Mac hosts, squashes more bugs
VirtualBox 4.3.14 adds Blu-ray support for Mac hosts, squashes more bugs

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.3.14, the latest in a series of maintenance fixes for its cross-platform, part-open-source virtualisation program.
Version 4.3.14 includes a wide range of fixes and tweaks, including one that sees the Mac build …

Stardock Start8 1.4 update ensures compatibility with Windows 8.1 Update 1
April 3, 2014 – 11:00 | Comments Off on Stardock Start8 1.4 update ensures compatibility with Windows 8.1 Update 1
Stardock Start8 1.4 update ensures compatibility with Windows 8.1 Update 1

Stardock Corporation has released Start 8 1.4, a minor update to its Windows 8 Start button and menu replacement tool. There are no new features in version 1.4, just a series of bug fixes and …