so I'm not really in a good position to comment. I suspect that the options were selected with specific ideas in mind, but the CD editor will be able to clarify things. I've passed your thread url to him.
Yes. I'ld agree with that, and would go further by saying my personal preference would be backup and internet security software and use the magazine to 'point', as it often does, to the various web sites where the other software, free or otherwise, could be obtained. I currently have half a shelf full of free cover discs, most of which have not been touched. However I appreciate that the magazine must try to attract new readers and compete with other periodicals hence the variety and have cast my vote.
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