VMware release Workstation 14 and Fusion 10
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VMware release Workstation 14 and Fusion 10

We wouldn’t define ourselves as “Mac users”, although we do use a Mac, quickly switching between OS X and Windows 10. It’s been this way for nearly 20 years, although 20 years ago, emulating Windows …

Download ready-to-use Linux virtual machines from OSBoxes
April 25, 2016 – 08:05 | Comments Off on Download ready-to-use Linux virtual machines from OSBoxes
Download ready-to-use Linux virtual machines from OSBoxes

VirtualBox is a great tool for trying out some new Linux distro, but you’ll usually have to spend a while finding a download and setting up your VM and operating system, first.
OSBoxes.org makes life easier …

VMware Workstation 11 gains Haswell speed boost
December 2, 2014 – 10:06 | Comments Off on VMware Workstation 11 gains Haswell speed boost
VMware Workstation 11 gains Haswell speed boost

VMware Inc has released VMware Workstation 11, a major update for the powerful hypervisor, along with its companion tool VMware Player 7 Pro.
The company claims new support for Haswell CPU extensions delivers up to a …

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 …

VMware Workstation 10 extends Windows 8.1 support, adds virtual tablet sensors
September 4, 2013 – 10:59 | Comments Off on VMware Workstation 10 extends Windows 8.1 support, adds virtual tablet sensors
VMware Workstation 10 extends Windows 8.1 support, adds virtual tablet sensors

VMware has today announced VMware Workstation 10 ($249, $119 upgrade), the latest release of its virtualisation software, as well as VMware Fusion 6.0 and VMware Player 6.0.
If you’re thinking that a virtual machine is probably …

27 top downloads from the past seven days
August 25, 2012 – 06:50 | Comments Off on 27 top downloads from the past seven days
27 top downloads from the past seven days

After a brief vacation, it’s time for another software roundup to catch up on the biggest and best releases from the last week. We’ll start by taking a look at some of the apps that …

VMware Workstation 9, VMware Fusion 5, VMware Player 5 released
August 23, 2012 – 10:25 | Comments Off on VMware Workstation 9, VMware Fusion 5, VMware Player 5 released
VMware Workstation 9, VMware Fusion 5, VMware Player 5 released

Leading virtualisation developer VMware has announced three major new releases across its range of consumer products. VMware Workstation 9.0, VMware Fusion 5.0 for Mac and free cut-down VMware Player 5.0 (Windows only) have all been …

Software roundup – 20 important downloads from the last seven days
June 15, 2012 – 12:01 | Comments Off on Software roundup – 20 important downloads from the last seven days
Software roundup – 20 important downloads from the last seven days

There are a number of worthy highlights this week, including the long awaited Opera 12 release, iTunes support for iOS 6 devices and a relatively major update to Skype for Windows and Mac.
The major release …

Roundup: 30 software releases you might have missed this week
January 28, 2012 – 07:01 | Comments Off on Roundup: 30 software releases you might have missed this week
Roundup: 30 software releases you might have missed this week

We’ve reached the end of the first month of 2012 and this has been another busy week for software releases. If you have thought that it has been a little quiet on the browser updates …

Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week
November 18, 2011 – 17:33 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week
Software roundup: 18 important downloads you may have missed this week

It has been another busy week for software releases, and the chances are that something may have escaped your attention over the past seven days. But fear not, we have collected together some of the …

VMWare Fusion 4.1, Workstation 8.0.1 and Player 4.0.1 released
November 18, 2011 – 11:35 | Comments Off on VMWare Fusion 4.1, Workstation 8.0.1 and Player 4.0.1 released
VMWare Fusion 4.1, Workstation 8.0.1 and Player 4.0.1 released

VMWare has updated its range of virtualisation products for Mac, Windows and Linux. The biggest update is VMWare Fusion 4.1 for Mac, which addresses a number of issues raised by users, including poor performance and …