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  • Feature: 10 best sites for culture

    Some highbrow types look down on the internet. Not us: we love it. And you’d be surprised by the cultural gems the web holds, from guides to upcoming exhibitions and shows to cool underground art blogs. PCAdvisor.co.uk forum visitors recommended their favourite culture sites.

  • Feature: 10 best political websites

    You’re not supposed to discuss it at the dinner table, but politics is a perfectly acceptable topic for online deliberation; the web is also an unparalleled resource for political news and analysis. But which site is best? We asked PCAdvisor.co.uk site visitors to recommend their favourite websites.

  • News: MasterCard, Visa face EU complaint over WikiLeaks donations

    WikiLeaks' card payment processor is preparing legal action against Visa Europe, MasterCard Europe and other payment intermediaries after its contract to process payments was abruptly terminated following WikiLeaks' release of secret U.S. diplomatic cables last November.

  • Feature: 10 best sites for online dating

    The web has proven a rich hunting ground for the romantically inclined; whatever your type, and whether you’re looking for a fling or a long-term relationship, there’s a site out there that’s right for you. PC Advisor readers recommended 10 of the finest and most reputable dating websites

  • Feature: Advertorial: How to use Oasys Mail Manager

    Oasys Mail Manager is a plug-in for Microsoft Outlook that enables simple but powerful email management. We present a step-by-step guide to using the software, and will have you running its lightning-fast search facility, collaborative functions and filing system in no time.

  • News: Google+ spam invites link to online pharmacies

    Google+ has already been exploited by spammers. According to Sophos the new social-networking site from Google has been hit by a wave of spook Google+ invitation emails. The 'invites' in fact link to an online drugs shop - the Canadian Family Pharmacy.

  • Buying Advice: Buyers' guide: Video-editing software

    Video memories are evocative but, unless you set up a scene in advance, you’re unlikely to end up shooting exactly what you want. We outline what features you should consider when choosing an effective video-editing package

  • Solwise Hametech 3G-A10 mobile hotspot

    Networking hardware company Solwise has announced a new mobile hotspot device. The Solwise 3G-A10 is a battery-powered 3G Wi-Fi router and modem that works on the 2.4GHz spectrum and can provide web access for up to 20 devices simultaneously.

  • How-Tos: Help! My Windows Vista PC won't run the Aero theme

    A reader wrote in complaining that he couldn't get the Aero theme to run on his Windows Vista PC. Here's how to solve the problem.

  • How-Tos: How to record sounds on your PC

    A reader found that he was no longer able to record audio on his PC. Here's how to troubleshoot and fix this problem.

  • Feature: Today's top stories on PC Advisor: technology news, reviews and tips, 04/07/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and trick

  • Buying Advice: Buyers' guide: Super-zoom compact cameras

    With summer just about here, it’s a great time to dig out your digital camera and take advantage of the extra hours of sunlight to shoot some photos. A compact digital camera takes up little luggage space, and isn’t so heavy that it gets left in the hotel room rather than accompanying you on your expeditions. But what model should you buy?

  • News: Fox Twitter account hacked; claims 'Obama shot in Iowa'

    The Twitter account for Fox News was apparently hacked, with six tweets falsely reporting early Monday morning that U.S. President Barack Obama had been shot twice in an Iowa restaurant while campaigning.

  • News: Samsung drops countersuit, but raises stakes against Apple

    Samsung is withdrawing a countersuit against Apple in the ongoing patent infringement battle between the two. It is not surrendering, but seems to be falling back and regrouping - consolidating its legal position and business operations.

  • News: Law firm Stephenson Harwood turns to virtualisation

    UK-based law firm Stephenson Harwood has moved to a virtualised data centre in a bid to improve its data management and cut costs.

  • News: Sony to complete global resumption of PlayStation Network

    Sony will fully restore PlayStation Network service to users in Japan this week, ending a two-and-a-half month suspension of service, and bringing to a close an embarrassing incident that began with the largest known loss of customer information by a company.

  • News: Hackers claims Apple online data was compromised

    A list of 27 user names and encrypted passwords apparently for an Apple website was posted to the Internet over the weekend along with a warning from hacker group Anonymous that the Cupertino-based computer maker could be a target of its attacks.

  • News: Apache streamlines Lucene, Solr

    Apache's full text search engine gets a refresh

  • News: WiMax: It's good for a lot more than consumer handsets

    While WiMax has lost the battle to be the 4G technology of choice for most U.S. consumer handsets, it's still alive and kicking in the enterprise market.

  • News: Apple to enforce iOS in-app content policy in coming days

    A reported deadline for developers to comply with an Apple policy on in-app subscription content has passed, with some developers yet to modify their apps. But Macworld has learned that Apple is working with developers to bring their apps into compliance as the company will look to start enforcing its new rules.



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