We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Windows Security Apple Android Smartphones Tablets Software Laptops Broadband Gadgets Games
Digital Home Audio Photo & Video Printing Components Desktop PCs Peripherals PC Upgrades Linux SMB Tech Enterprise
Social Networks Tech Industry Internet 3D Storage

More Articles

  • News: The iPhone 5 rumor rollup for the week of June 24

    With the celebration of the summer solstice having passed, the iOSsphere is heating up with new and newly recycled iPhone 5 rumors.

  • News: Apple patches 36 bugs in Snow Leopard, preps OS for Lion upgrade

    Apple on Thursday released the final feature update for Snow Leopard as it prepared users' Macs for the upcoming Lion upgrade set to ship next month.

  • Samsung Chromebook Wi-Fi edition goes onsale in UK

    Samsung has started selling the Wi-Fi version of its Chromebook laptop in the UK. The 12.1in screen laptop has a 1280x800-pixel non-reflective screen and weighs 1.45kg. The Google Chrome OS laptop will also be offered in a Wi-Fi+3G version.

  • News: HP Readies Pivot to Bolster TouchPad

    When Hewlett-Packard's iPad challenger, the TouchPad, arrives on July 1, the tablet will have to struggle in a limited pool of apps, just like its Android counterparts. At the core of the iPad's success, the App Store is the steam powering developers' engines to make cool apps for those who shell out upward of $500 for a tablet--but HP does not have that for the TouchPad.

  • News: LG Electronics Returns to Laptops

    LG Electronics is planning to venture back into the laptop business this year, after having exited the segment around two and a half years ago. The company may launch new laptops globally in as little as two mmonths, according to a report from CIOL.

  • News: The Week in iPhone 4 Cases: Ooh, that smell

    This week's roundup of iPhone 4 cases features more nostalgia, more luxury, and more odors. Intrigued? Read on.

  • Opinion: Rumor: Free-to-Play Coming to Xbox 360

    Good news, gimme-free-stuff fans: It sounds like Microsoft's planning to invite the Xbox 360 to the free-to-play party soon. Develop reports the company's actively working with developers to get the free-to-play ball rolling, prepping a micro-transaction backend for Xbox LIVE to facilitate an incremental-spend customer engagement system.

  • News: Hacker Civil War Heats Up

    In the midst of all the high-profile hacks rolling out almost daily, a hacker civil war is also under way. It's become almost as hard to keep up with the number of attacks carried out against hackers as it is to track the plethora carried out by hackers. Multiple hackers have claimed responsibility for disabling the Lulzsec website this week, while other hacking groups have made it their mission to reveal the real-world identities of Lulzsec members.

  • News: Aerohive updates its 802.11n WLAN software

    Aerohive Networks this week released new wireless LAN software, with new mobile device management and spectrum analysis features.

  • News: LightSquared proposes spectrum change to allay GPS concerns

    LightSquared announced it will change its spectrum use and lower the power of its LTE radios, to allay concerns that the wholesale wireless network will interfere with GPS radios. But it may not be enough to satisfy the company's critics.

  • How-Tos: Upgrade Your Motherboard

    The motherboard is probably the most complex PC component to upgrade, but modern operating systems and standards have taken much of the pain out of swapping in a new one. (Even so, ancillary issues such as software activation make the task of upgrading a motherboard more annoying rather than less.)

  • News: Control Your PC from a Tablet

    Tablets let you take work on the road, but they can't replace a desktop or laptop for every function. The next best thing to having a PC on hand, perhaps, is the capability to control your computer remotely from a tablet.

  • Opinion: Ubuntu Linux, Day 23: Would You Like Some Wine With That

    Over the course of the three weeks I have been using Ubuntu so far for the 30 Days With Ubuntu Linux series, there have been sporadic comments suggesting that I just run this app or that app in a virtual Windows environment from within Ubuntu. So, today I am taking a look at Wine.

  • How-Tos: Upgrade Your CPU

    Upgrading your CPU can be a frustrating experience, even though the physical acts of removing an old processor and installing the new one are pretty easy. The more difficult questions to answer are these: When is the right time for me to upgrade a CPU? What processor will give me the best bang for the buck?

  • News: Apple Thunderbolt test results

    We've finally got a chance to test external drives connected using Thunderbolt – and the results are as impressive as you’d expect.

  • News: Security concerns aside, consumer IT takes over enterprises

    To mitigate the risks associated with these technologies, organizations are moving away from a "trust-only" approach and deploying three-layer security and compliance strategies that include a combination of trust, policy and technology, the study says.

  • Opinion: Free Nitro PDF Reader Speeds Up, Works in Browsers

    It's leaner, it's meaner, it's Nitro PDF Reader. Available in 32-bit and 64-bit editions, new version 2 of the PDF viewer/creator/editor whose interface mimics Microsoft Office's to a great extent (2007 and now 2010--a good thing in my book), is now noticeably faster both opening and saving PDFs. This is no mean feat, as it was very fast before. Its new browser integration is nice as well.

  • News: Apple branded television arriving 2012: analyst

    An Apple branded television set could be arriving in 2012 according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster

  • News: London 2012 ticket website struggles with demand

    Users of the London 2012 Olympic website have faced problems buying tickets from the second chance sale this morning due to high demand.

  • News: Security Update 2011-004 brings patches for Leopard

    Security is increasingly on the mind of many a Mac user, and Apple’s latest security patches for Mac OS X Leopard and Mac OS X Snow Leopard patch a variety of holes that could be exploited by unscrupulous folks. Alongside the Mac OS X 10.6.8 update released on Thursday, Apple also provided Security Update 2011-004, which brings some of the same patches to Leopard, as well as fixing some Leopard-specific security bugs.



IDG UK Sites

Best Christmas 2014 UK tech deals, Boxing Day 2014 UK tech deals & January sales 2015 UK tech...

IDG UK Sites

Apple's 2014 highlights: the most significant Apple news of 2014

IDG UK Sites

See the festive spots creative companies have released for Christmas

IDG UK Sites

Ultimate iOS 8 Tips: 35 awesome and advanced tips for using iOS 8 on iPhone and iPad