Old CD’s: Games, Encyclopedia, Apps.

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

Microsoft Baseball October 27, 2008

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Microsoft Baseball

Microsoft Baseball (Microsoft Corp.) is a general reference work filled with information on 150 years of baseball. The problem with this disc – a big one – is the lack of full-text search capability (more…)


Microsoft Dangerous Creatures October 22, 2008

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Microsoft Dangerous Creatures

Once again Microsoftearns top marks for Microsoft Dangerous Creatures. You expect it to run like a dream, and it does. You expect the interface to be stylish, and it is. You expect a healthy dose of multimedia elements, seamlessy integrated, and that’s what you get (more…)


Microsoft Bookshelf ’94

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1995 iN!-Ovation Award

Microsoft Bookshelf ’94

An absolute must for reference is Microsoft Bookshelf ’94 (Microsoft Corp.). For starters, you get seven research tools: The American Heritage Dictionary, The Original Roget’s Thesaurus, The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations, The Concise Columbia Encyclopedia, Hammond Intermediate World Atlas, The People’s Almanac, and The World Almanac and Book of Facts (more…)