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Paul Trotter

Paul Trotter

Paul Trotter is Head of Mobile and Chief Content Officer at IDG, the world’s largest technology publishing company. Paul has been writing about the consumer and business IT industries for 15 years. He worked for PC Advisor as both Editor and Editor in Chief, and has developed an unhealthy interest in smartphone and tablet technologies. Traditionally a cynic of all things Apple, he conveniently ignores the fact that he carries an iPad, iPhone and iPod with him every day.


 

Articles by Paul Trotter


Video: 
BlackBerry Curve 8900 - In Brief

The BlackBerry Curve 8900 is the thinnest and lightest BlackBerry smartphone to date

News: 
Windows 8 set for release in 2012

Windows 8 will be with us in 2012, according to Microsoft roadmaps apparently revealed at last week's Professional Developers' Conference (PDC).

News: 
Microsoft u-turn: Windows 7 didn't copy Mac OS X

A Microsoft executive has been reprimanded for his claims that Windows 7 drew design inspiration from Mac OS X.

Features: 
Windows 7 on a shoestring

The falling cost of computers means keeping up with the latest technology has never been easier. You can get hold of a brand-new desktop PC with a…

News: 
Windows 7 officially available in UK

Microsoft executives believe midnight tonight will mark a "pivotal turning point" in the company's history as its latest operating system, Windows…

Features: 
Windows 7 stat attack

You've already read the Windows 7 review, you've already swotted up on the first Windows 7 PCs, and may have already received your copy through…

News: 
Windows 7 already shipping in the UK

Microsoft has confirmed that Windows 7 is shipping early to some customers in the UK, with retailers seeking to get the new operating system out…

Video: 
Facebook for BlackBerry review

For Facebook & BlackBerry addicts who need to keep abreast of their contacts’ activities when they’re out and about, the mobile Facebook app could…

Features: 
Windows 7 to the rescue

So, here we go again; a new version of Windows is soon to be here, with new features, a new interface and the same old promises.

Review: 
Datawind Ubisurfer review

Small enough to carry with you everywhere and coming with a year's free internet access, the Datawind Ubisurfer promises to be the ultimate…


 

Comments by Paul Trotter


News: 
PC Advisor launches free iPad app

Thanks for the feedback.. The in-app purchase does indeed seem to work for most people. We'll look into it.

News: 
PC Advisor launches free iPad app

Hi Tishamacko That's strange, we can't replicate the problem here. Once you've made the in-app purchase, have you tried refreshing the app by…

Features: 
Vista: trick or treat?

Unfortunately not! But given that Microsoft has sold well over 100 million copies of Vista, I think it's safe to assume 'millions' of users don't…

Features: 
Vista: trick or treat?

Unfortunately not! But given that Microsoft has sold well over 100 million copies of Vista, I think it's safe to assume 'millions' of users don't…

Features: 
CES to host 2008's killer tech products

Slightly disappointing goodie bags this year - I've returned from Las Vegas with a bag full of pens and USB memory sticks, rather than free iPods…

Features: 
CES to host 2008's killer tech products

Slightly disappointing goodie bags this year - I've returned from Las Vegas with a bag full of pens and USB memory sticks, rather than free iPods…

Features: 
Be first to try the YouTube & Flickr killer

Well spotted. I've corrected it. Thanks

Features: 
Be first to try the YouTube & Flickr killer

Well spotted. I've corrected it. Thanks

Features: 
Adobe reveals CS3 release date

Update: Adobe has since revealed that 27 March is not the release date for CS3. See the story on our opening page.

Features: 
Combat browser apathy

I did use Opera for a couple of years, but seem to remember being put off when the free version became ad-sponsored.

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