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, …

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 …

VirtualBox 5.0 supports hardware virtualisation, USB 3.0
July 9, 2015 – 12:45 | Comments Off on VirtualBox 5.0 supports hardware virtualisation, USB 3.0
VirtualBox 5.0 supports hardware virtualisation, USB 3.0

Oracle has announced the release of Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.0, a significant update for its free, open-source virtualisation package.
Guests get a big speed boost with new support for hardware virtualisation.

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 …

VirtualXP Free lets you convert your old Windows XP PC into a virtual machine
September 4, 2014 – 08:05 | Comments Off on VirtualXP Free lets you convert your old Windows XP PC into a virtual machine
VirtualXP Free lets you convert your old Windows XP PC into a virtual machine

Farstone Technology has released VirtualXP Free 1.0, a free-for-personal-use tool that simplifies the task of converting a Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 physical PC into a virtual machine.
The idea is that users hesitating about …

VMWare Fusion 7 promises OS X Yosemite support and optimisation, better connectivity with Windows 8.1
September 3, 2014 – 08:26 | Comments Off on VMWare Fusion 7 promises OS X Yosemite support and optimisation, better connectivity with Windows 8.1
VMWare Fusion 7 promises OS X Yosemite support and optimisation, better connectivity with Windows 8.1

VMware has launched VMWare Fusion 7.0, a major new version of its virtualisation software for Macs. Version 7 adds support for OS X Yosemite and improves compatibility with Windows 8.1 guests.
The new release also shows …

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 …