Old CD’s: Games, Encyclopedia, Apps.

Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Mayo Clinic Family Health Book: The Ultimate Guide to Health January 22, 2009

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Health & Anatomy

Mayo Clinic Family Health Book: The Ultimate Guide to Health

Obviously the name Mayo Clinic, attached to any health title, adds a measure of prestige and the expectation of a definitive work (more…)

 

PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition, The January 13, 2009

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Health & Anatomy

The PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition

A poor drug reference is The PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition (Medical Economics Company), which displays a stunning lack of effort at just about every level (more…)

 

Family Tree Maker: Deluxe Edition

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Family Tree Maker: Deluxe Edition

Family Tree Maker: Deluxe Edition (Banner Blue Software) belongs with the hits. Not everyone is interested in constructing a family tree but, if you are, this is a terrific program (more…)

 

Family Doctor, The: Third Edition December 25, 2008

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Health & Anatomy

The Family Doctor, Third Edition

The Family Doctor, Third Edition (Creative Multimedia), is authored by the syndicated columnist Dr. Allan Bruckheim, and some of the content, such as the Q&A section, clearly comes from his columns (more…)

 

AMA Family Medical December 13, 2008

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Health & Anatomy

American Medical Association Family Medical Guide

The American Medical Association Family Medical Guide (DK Multimedia) is about as good as The Family Doctor, with different strengths and weaknesses (more…)

 

Multimedia Family Bible November 28, 2008

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Religion

Multimedia Family Bible

With Multimedia Family Bible (Candlelight Publishing) you get the King James Version, 44 bible stories, maps, photos, a Greek and Hebrew Lexicon, and a study guide. You also get a simple Windows-style interface with a “Toolbelt” at the top and Option buttons at the bottom of the screen (more…)

 

Swiss Family Robinson November 26, 2008

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Storybooks

Swiss Family Robinson

Swiss Family Robinson (ages 8 & up), another title from Orange Cherry, has all the same defects as The Adventures of Pinocchio, but here you’ll need to read the manual just to find the menu bar which hides at the bottom of the screen until you move the cursor over that area (more…)