Jim is Editor of PC Advisor and has been testing and reviewing both hardware and software for 15 years. These days his specialities include tablets, smartphones and gadgets as well as writing and commissioning reviews, features and tutorials. Jim is also a proud dad, drinker (and brewer) of real ale and ardent motorsport fan.
Articles by Jim Martin
Microsoft says the new Surface Pro 3 is a tablet that can truly replace your laptop. A new teardown reveals that it's very hard to repair, so if…
With the announcement of Android Auto, your next smartphone accessory could be... a car. Here's what we know about the new in-car Android system.
Smartphone cameras are ever improving, but they lack one crucial feature: a zoom. Not so with the Galaxy K Zoom. This Android smartphone has a…
So Samsung has announced its latest Android tablet, the Galaxy Tab S 10.5. How does the new tablet shape up against the iPad Air? We find out in…
Heading off on holiday this summer? We’ve rounded up the best accessories and gadgets that will make your time away even more fun.
Amazon has launched the Fire Phone - the company's first smartphone - at an event in Seattle. Here's everything you need to know about the Amazon…
If you want to use your iPad like a laptop for typing long documents there are plenty of Bluetooth keyboards around. Few come close to the…
Strapped for cash and need a cheap unlocked smartphone? Find out if the ZTE Open C is the one for you in our video review.
Racing games have been around ever since the first home computers were available, and these days there’s no shortage of great driving simulators.…
Group test: What's the best laptop bag?
We round up and review 10 of the best laptop bags available to buy in the UK in 2014.
Comments by Jim Martin
Sorry to hear it. I've never had a problem with Special Delivery. Windows Phone is getting much better. Only this morning Fitbit announced its…
That's not good at all. If it's a hardware issue, then I would expect Motorola to replace the handset under warranty, especially as the repair has…
What are the problems you've had? Our own Moto G has been running fine, so we weren't aware of any problems. I can see from Google that there are…
Hi Cora, thanks for the question. I haven't heard of this company, but if I can find some contact details and get them to send one over, I'll…
But then you won't be able to sync an iPhone. One decent reason to stick with Windows for any iPhone (or iPad owner).
You've got the wrong end of the stick. This article isn't about upgrading to Windows 8. It's about living with a new laptop or PC that comes with…
That was the aim, so glad it worked for you. I noticed that other articles all assume you already know how to flash a new image onto your device,…
Looks like you missed the part about enabling file extensions: http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how...
Sounds like I should update the intro :)
Why, thank you!
Wed Jul 30 08:53
It's Day 2 of the sugar and ground coffee shortage at IDG towers. @AshleighAllsopp has found a lone sachet. #firstworldproblems
Fri Jul 25 12:12
I've spent all morning playing with iOS 8. The pinnacle of my achievement (so far) is this video: http://t.co/zZsW3Jr4JT
Fri Jul 25 11:29
So in iOS 8, it seems that photos and videos DO count against your iCloud storage.
Thu Jul 24 16:31
Another black mark against Windows Phone 8's name - no Pocket app. Grrrrr.
Thu Jul 24 13:28
Great time catching up with @starhawke13 about all that @IntelUK is up to over a fine lunch at Gilbert Scott :) http://t.co/v13AniLfMV