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  • News: Christmas 2010 buyers' guide: photo printers

    There's a lot to be said for the spontaneity of being able to print out a photo you've just taken. Here are some creative options for printing and sharing your snaps.

  • News: Christmas 2010 buyers' guide: cameras

    Some cameras do it all: take great photos, shoot HD video and let you post your snaps straight to the web. Here we present our pick of the best cameras and camcorders.

  • News: Christmas 2010 gift guide: technology gifts

    Dark nights, postmen bringing catalogues full of shiny must-have gadgets and a TV onslaught of tinsel and computer games – all signs point to the imminent gold rush known as Christmas. PC Advisor's trusty elves guide you through the high-tech marketing maze. PC Advisor brings you the 50 best products for Christmas: tested, reviewed and rated.

  • How-Tos: How to artistically blur photos using zoom

    Photographers work very hard to capture the perfect shot. Whether it's adding special effects to images, such as artistic blur, or taking dramatic shots during 'magic hour' – the brief window in time when the sun is low in the sky and casting a warm glow on your subject.

  • Opinion: Getting over gadget guilt

    A gadget used to be a mere plaything; a toy. Diverting for a while, if unlikely to take over your life in the way that iPhones and BlackBerries command their owners’ attention. But the gadget’s role has changed.

  • Medion Life P47350 twist camcorder

    Medion has launched a HD camcorder that features a rotating colour display, making it easier to capture and preview footage.

  • How-Tos: How to organise images in Windows

    Once you've taken some great shots, don't leave them languishing somewhere on your hard drive, never to be found again. We show you how to add tags and organise your images in Windows.

  • How-Tos: How to take better pictures on a cameraphone

    The cameras built into today's mobile phones are far more than the gimmick they once were. We leave our digital camera at home and use a Samsung Galaxy S to take some fantastic photographs.

  • How-Tos: How to create polished home videos for free

    We explain how to turn your raw video footage into a presentable production using Windows Live Essentials Movie Maker, a free download for Windows 7.

  • How-Tos: How to watch videos in Internet Explorer, Windows XP

    I'm having trouble getting embedded videos to display in Internet Explorer on my Windows XP PC. Microsoft Fix-it Center solved the problem with my Administrator account, but not my Standard account.

  • How-Tos: How to import photos to Photo Gallery from an SD card

    When I try to import photos from an SD Card to my Windows 7 laptop, the card doesn't appear in Photo Gallery's 'Import Photos and Videos' dialog box. I can access my SD Card in Windows Explorer, however. How can I get Photo Gallery to display the SD Card?

  • How-Tos: How to make photo slideshows look good on TV

    DVD slideshows that I've created in Windows Movie Maker and DVD Maker display fine on my PC, but look awful on my TV. I used the 720p burn option.

  • News: How to overcome 5 common digital photo problems

    We've taken a look at some of the most common problems when it comes to taking good snaps with digital cameras and shown you how to overcome them.

  • News: The 12 best TV and video apps

    PC Advisor presents the best TV and video apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone, and recommends the best utilities and online applications for your desktop or laptop PC.

  • News: Just 19% of teens have used a VHS

    Less than one in five (19%) teenagers have used a VHS before, says MyVoucherCodes.co.uk.

  • News: RealPlayer now lets you manage photos

    A new version of RealPlayer that allows web users to manage their digital photos has been launched.

  • Veho Renovo Photo Scanner

    Admit it, you've got a stack of shoeboxes full of photos you never look at because they're actual prints rather than screen-friendly digital snaps.

  • Polaroid t1488 digital camera

    Spending several hundred pounds on a feature-laden camera is a luxury few of us can afford. At the same time, you don’t want to end up with a camera that's cheap but takes poor pictures. You can take cost-cutting too far.

  • News: Trio of Flip camcorders to launch in Europe

    Cisco is set to launch three new Flip pocket camcorders in the UK - a new 8GB Flip Ultra HD and 4GB and 8GB versions of the Flip Mino HD. All three will come with image stabilisation and updated FlipShare editing software

  • News: Microsoft Windows Phone 7 handsets in detail

    Microsoft has taken the wraps off its Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system. Handsets from HTC, LG, Samsung and Dell will be available to preorder in the UK next week.



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