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Carrie-Ann Skinner

Carrie-Ann Skinner

Carrie-Ann Skinner is Deputy News Editor at PC Advisor, covering all aspects of IT related news. Carrie is a keen baker and keeps the PCA team supplied with cakes. She also dances in her spare time.

 

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Articles by Carrie-Ann Skinner


Features: 
Canon launches EOS 450D digital SLR

Canon has launched a new digital SLR camera. The EOS 450D is a lightweight 12Mp SLR camera with rapid focusing ability using nine auto focus…

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Samsung launches 14.6Mp digital SLR

Samsung today announced a 14.6Mp digital SLR camera. The Samsung GX-20 offers continuous shooting from 3 to 9 frames per second (fps) and features…

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Dell and Microsoft launch charity PCs

Dell and Microsoft will be donating part of the proceeds from the sale of three new computers to an AIDS fighting charity. Dell has created two…

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100Mbps broadband coming via sewer system

Bournemouth, Nottingham or Dundee will be the location for the first UK town to receive super-fast broadband using a fibre connection in sewers.…

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BullGuard offers free spamfilter

According to security software provider BullGuard, more than 80 percent of all emails sent today are spam, and in a bid to help keep our inboxes…

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Apple launches 8GB Pink iPod nano

Apple has released a pink version of the 8GB iPod nano to the UK market. Like the black, silver, blue, green and special-edition red versions, the…

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Roberts launches DAB radio with EPG

DAB listeners can now combine high-tech functions such as setting a timer to activate a reminder when a particular programme is on with the…

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TuneUp launches English version of utilities software

TuneUp has launched an English version of its PC utilities software. TuneUp Utilities 2008 offers new features designed to improve the speed and…

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Buffalo installs TurboUSB technology in external hard drives

Buffalo is now installing its TurboUSB technology, which offers even faster file transfer rates, in its DriveStation Quattro and Combo external…

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Boffins create lip-reading computer

A lip-reading system that converts video of conversations into written transcripts is being developed by researchers from UEA's School of…


 

Comments by Carrie-Ann Skinner


News: 
TomTom offers drivers lower insurance premiums

mike. all corrected now

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Microsoft Office 15 to hit beta this summer

well spotted drjaymz. All changed now

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WhatsApp confirms message regarding charges is a hoax

Hi Ian. Be safe in the knowledge you weren't ripped off. WhatsApp for iPhone is subject to a one-off charge to download it where as Android users…

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Google Nexus tablet PC to launch in March?

Apologies for the typo  - its $199 which at the current exchange rate converts to £127

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How to get eBooks for free

well spotted guest. The copy has now been changed to reflect this

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How to install and use Spotify apps

Even if you have spotify installed already, you need to use the Preview version to use App finder, which can be download from http://www.spotify.co…

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How to sync your iPod with Spotify

Sorry Katinkasg, cable syncing only works for iPod classic, nano or shuffle. All others inc the touch you have to use the app and wirelessly sync

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