The Giant Tablet

The Philips SMART All-in-One S231C4- Is it tablet, is it a screen is it a monitor? Well to the joy of Android lovers out there… it’s pretty much all of them.Bridging the...

Samsung Pulls the Plug on European Laptop Sales

In the latest of a succession of blows to electronics giant Samsung over the previous months, they have announced they are ceasing all sales of laptop computers, including Chromebook, in Europe. Samsung...
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Choosing a new laptop?

Why buy a laptop? With so many options for portable computing why would you buy a new laptop?  Wouldn’t you be better off with a shiny new tablet PC or even a...

What is a PC on a Stick?

PCs, traditionally, are thought of bulky, box-like machines that sit under your home or office desk. Of course, thanks to smartphones and tablets, that perception has changed. Such is the progression...

Build a Gaming PC

An ever increasing amount of gamers are taking the plunge, abandoning traditional console gaming, and entering the thriving PC gaming world. For many of us, less techie types however, the thought...

Best tablets of 2015

As a 'technology commentator', as my job description is often listed, I've found this year has been a little underwhelming for tablet computers. The market has slowed down because more and...
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What is DDR4 memory?

DDR4 memory is firmly established as the RAM of choice in both desktop PCs and laptops. But DDR3 and even DDR2 is still available and can be found in older computers....
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How to use your laptop in sunshine

Britain is currently basking in a heatwave, with temperatures set to soar over the next few weeks. Whether you are an office worker looking to make the most of the warm...
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An introduction to desktop PCs

A newbies guide to choosing a desktop PC Why buy a desktop PC? More of us are using laptops and tablets.  But, there are still plenty of good reasons why you should buy...

Has the Tablet Bubble Burst?

Once revered as an evolutionary shift in the world of technology, tablets have reached out and launched a number of tech-dinosaurs into the modern age. A market drenched in reasonably priced,...

Steam Machine are coming this Winter!

It’s been a long time coming, but the Steam Machine bandwagon seems to have finally regained some traction. After what has now been years of delays, anticipation and mystery, Valve have...
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The New NVIDIA® SHIELD™ Gaming Tablet

After much speculation and leaks surrounding the latest edition to the SHIELD family, it is finally here. Released today on pre-order, the Nvidia® SHIELD™ gaming tablet is dubbed as the ultimate...

The Best Detachable Computers

If you're looking for a truly portable PC option, it’s likely you’ll first be looking towards convertible laptops or detachable PCs. These Laptop/Tablet 2 in 1 devices are the perfect option...

Should you install an SSD?

Storage Wars: SSD Help for the Undecided I built a PC for the first time in a decade earlier this month. Fearing some catastrophic mistake, I nervously sent my potential build over...

Which Monitor do i need?

For anyone who owns a desktop PC, you’re going to need a monitor. It’s no good investing in a top of the line tower PC, only to see it ruined by...

Windows vs Apple vs Linux: Which OS are you?

Your operating system is the backbone of the computer but have you ever wondered if you're using the right OS to suit your needs? With a mainstream rivalry between Windows and Apple...

NAS Explained

If you’ve read our recent blog posts: “How to Organise Your Digital Life” or “Game Over Zeus”, having external storage and backing up your computer files will be at the forefront...
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The 3D styler pen – a buyer’s guide

What’s a 3D pen? A 3D pen uses plastic in the way a normal pencil or pen uses lead and ink. Fed down the middle of the instrument the hard plastic filament...

PC in a Plug

Microsoft have been unveiling a series of new devices in the run up to their new OS release, Windows 10. Aside from the mandatory collection of tablets, laptops and tablet-come-laptop hybrids,...

Top 10 Accessories for your Laptop

Whether you use yours for gaming, for business or for personal use, there are some must-have accessories that will make using your laptop safer, easier to use and all-round better! 1) Laptop...