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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: 
Best iPhone apps: free apps to have fun with photos

Apple's iPhone 4S benefits from an 8Mp camera and the previous versions of Apple's smartphone have also come with decent photography equipment,…

News: 
62% of Brits don't understand 'data roaming'

Nearly two-thirds (62 percent) of UK mobile phone owners are confused by the term data roaming, says GoodMobilePhone.co.uk.

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ASA slams TripAdvisor for claiming reviews are from real travellers

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has slammed holiday-reviews site TripAdvisor, claiming it's "misleading" web users.

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Symantec makes beta version of Norton Identity Safe available

Symantec has made a beta version of Norton Identity Safe, a web-based service that lets consumers securely store and synchronise logins,…

News: 
The EFF and Carpathia Hosting to help Megaupload users get their data back

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has joined forces with Carpathia Hosting in a bid to help innocent users of Megaupload.com get their data…

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Sky Go for Android coming in February

Sky has confirmed its Sky Go app for Android will be made available at the end of February.

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Sky to launch fibre broadband service in April

Sky Broadband has revealed it will be offering a fibre-based net connection from April this year.

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EU launches antitrust investigation into Samsung

The European Union is to launch an anti-trust investigation into Samsung and its patents in the mobile device market.

Features: 
How to purchase and read an eBook from the Google eBookstore on a Google Android device

In a bid to rival Apple and Amazon, Google launched its eBookstore in the UK in October last year.

Features: 
Best Android apps: Five free apps for teaching you how-to do something

There are thousands of apps available for your smartphone.


 

Comments by Carrie-Ann Skinner


News: 
TomTom offers drivers lower insurance premiums

mike. all corrected now

News: 
Microsoft Office 15 to hit beta this summer

well spotted drjaymz. All changed now

News: 
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…

News: 
Google Nexus tablet PC to launch in March?

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

Features: 
How to get eBooks for free

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

Features: 
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…

Features: 
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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Amazon 3D smartphone release date, price and spec: The hologram phone?

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You're never alone with a clone: How the App Store got taken over by copycats

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PCs vs consoles: PCs still pwn when it comes to gaming (and everything else)

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The art of rebranding: Creative agency The Neighbourhood explains how & why it rebranded