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Parallels Desktop 13 promises performance boost, extended Touch Bar support

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.
By Nick Peers Aug 23 2017, 10:53AM
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.
By Nick Peers Jul 14 2016, 10:28AM
Parallels Desktop 11 adds Windows 10 integration, Cortana for Mac

Parallels Desktop 11 adds Windows 10 integration, Cortana for Mac

Parallels IP Holdings GmbH has released Parallels Desktop 11 for Mac, a major new release of its market-leading virtualisation tool.
By Nick Peers Aug 20 2015, 2:04PM
VirtualBox 5.0 supports hardware virtualisation and USB 3.0

VirtualBox 5.0 supports hardware virtualisation and USB 3.0

Oracle has announced the release of Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.0, a significant update for its free, open-source virtualisation package.
By Mike Williams Jul 10 2015, 10:48AM
Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support

Parallels Desktop 10.1.4 improves Windows 10 support

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.
By Nick Peers Feb 16 2015, 2:27PM
RoomAlive project turns your entire living room into a video game

RoomAlive project turns your entire living room into a video game

Who doesn't want giant virtual spiders crawling around their fireplace?
By Esat Dedezade Oct 7 2014, 11:21AM
Samsung Gear VR is better than Oculus Rift

Samsung Gear VR is better than Oculus Rift

Better than DK1 or 2, at least.
By Ben Mansill Sep 24 2014, 12:27PM
VirtualBox 4.3.16 fixes startup problems with Windows hosts

VirtualBox 4.3.16 fixes startup problems with Windows hosts

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.3.16, the latest in a series of maintenance fixes for its cross-platform, part-open-source virtualisation program.
By Nick Peers Sep 12 2014, 11:05AM
Eyes on with the Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2

Eyes on with the Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2

We strapped into the latest version of the Rift at in Cologne and took our eyes for an immersive spin.
By Esat Dedezade Aug 15 2014, 11:01AM
Samsung Gear VR uses smartphone for VR

Samsung Gear VR uses smartphone for VR

The user interface for Samsung's virtual reality headset has been leaked online.
By Jane McCallion Jul 28 2014, 11:50AM
VirtualBox 4.3.14 adds Blu-ray support for Mac hosts

VirtualBox 4.3.14 adds Blu-ray support for Mac hosts

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.3.14, the latest in a series of maintenance fixes for its cross-platform, part-open-source virtualisation program.
By Nick Peers Jul 18 2014, 11:14AM
Real VR

Real VR

Melbourne talents Zero Latency have a virtual world technology in development that takes the Oculus experience to a higher plane.
By Ben Mansill Jun 19 2014, 10:37AM
Samsung set to release virtual reality headset this year

Samsung set to release virtual reality headset this year

Developers have been given a prototype of a Samsung virtual reality headset, according to reports
By Barry Collins May 27 2014, 2:52PM
VirtualBox 4.3.10 squashes major bugs

VirtualBox 4.3.10 squashes major bugs

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.3.10, a maintenance update to its cross-platform, partly open-source virtualisation tool.
By Nick Peers Mar 27 2014, 7:57AM
QuakeCon wrap-up – The virtual reality of PC love

QuakeCon wrap-up – The virtual reality of PC love

A closer look at Dishonored, Doom 3 BFG Edition and virtual reality.
By Nathan Lawrence Aug 24 2012, 2:53PM
Software roundup – 26 important downloads from the last seven days

Software roundup – 26 important downloads from the last seven days

All the important software updates and free downloads from the past week in one place.
By Joe Cassels Jun 25 2012, 9:08AM
DeskSpace re-imagines virtual desktops in a truly stylish way

DeskSpace re-imagines virtual desktops in a truly stylish way

A free virtual desktop tool with oodles of style. Get the download here.
By Mark Wilson May 31 2012, 9:39PM
Virtual Reality comes to Skyrim

Virtual Reality comes to Skyrim

Killing the chickens at Whiterun never felt so good, but man, you will look like an idiot in this homebrew VR gear!
By Vito Cassisi Mar 19 2012, 10:10AM
Future tech: virtual reality contact lenses

Future tech: virtual reality contact lenses

Surrounding yourself with imaginary friends could soon be a reality, thanks to the wonders of ocular science.
By Esat Dedezade Feb 9 2012, 11:10AM
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. Here are the best 30 downloads from the past seven days...
By Mark Wilson Jan 29 2012, 7:04PM