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    Google Labs has already brought you some of Google's best-known 'beta' projects, such as Gmail and Google Maps, but there's a lot more going on in the labs. Join us on a tour of Google's most useful, beautiful, and just plain cool experiments.

  • Feature: PC Advisor's five best tweets of the week - 21 July 2011

    Twitter's been alight with web users talking about tech news this week.

  • Feature: 5 great free Facebook games

    There are literally thousands of great games to help you fritter away the hours on Facebook. So many, in fact, that it's easy to miss some gems. Here are our five favourite Facebook games, some you'll know, others you may not.

  • Feature: The five most commented on stories of the week

    The long-running News International phone hacking scandal is still being talked about all over the web, but that hasn't stopped some major tech news from becoming hot conversation for our readers.

  • Feature: PC Advisor's five best tweets of the week - 14 July 2011

    It's been a busy week in the twitterverse. Users of the micro-blogging site have had much to comment on, from Apple going after HTC again for copyright infringement to Andrew Crossley being named Internet Villian of the Year. Here's PC Advisor's five favourite tweets from the week.

  • Feature: Five of the best encryption tools

    Equipping your PC with a firewall and antivirus tool may keep out most hackers, but doesn't guarantee your security.

  • Feature: The five most commented stories of the week - 8 July 2011

    It's been a busy week in tech and we've been reporting on a number of different issues from broadband speed maps to the increase in the number of illegal film downloads. Here's the five stories that generated the most comments from our readers this week.

  • Feature: Top stories on PC Advisor - technology news, reviews and tips, 07/07/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and trick

  • Feature: Five of the best partition managers

    With hard drive now larger than ever, it makes sense to use partitions to divide them up. This makes it much easier to organise documents and files on different drives, but also makes it easier to reinstall Windows without the need to create a new backup of data.

  • Feature: PC Advisor today - top technology news, reviews and tips, 04/07/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and tricks

  • Feature: 10 best websites for organising a night out

    You may think the internet is full of antisocial basement dwellers – well, you’re partly right. But the social butterflies on PCAdvisor.co.uk’s forums use the web to organise exciting events in something called ‘real life’.

  • Feature: Send us your best photo taken on a smartphone to win an iPad and a WD My Book Live!

    PC Advisor, in association with Western Digital, wants to find the best smartphone photographer in the world! And if you enter, you could win an Apple iPad 2, and a WD My Book Live NAS device.

  • Feature: 10 best sites for environmental issues

    Web-savvy environmental campaigners have used technological advances to encourage greater awareness of green issues. We can all do our bit to help the planet by reducing our energy consumption, lowering our bills in the process. PC Advisor readers suggested their favourite green sites.

  • Feature: 10 best sites for gardening

    When they’re not attending to their flowerbeds, tech-savvy gardeners pick up tools, seeds, tips and inspiration from the web’s numerous horticultural forums, advice sites and shops. PCAdvisor.co.uk visitors recommended their favourite green-fingered websites.

  • Feature: 10 best sites for culture

    Some highbrow types look down on the internet. Not us: we love it. And you’d be surprised by the cultural gems the web holds, from guides to upcoming exhibitions and shows to cool underground art blogs. PCAdvisor.co.uk forum visitors recommended their favourite culture sites.

  • Feature: 10 best political websites

    You’re not supposed to discuss it at the dinner table, but politics is a perfectly acceptable topic for online deliberation; the web is also an unparalleled resource for political news and analysis. But which site is best? We asked PCAdvisor.co.uk site visitors to recommend their favourite websites.

  • Feature: 10 best sites for online dating

    The web has proven a rich hunting ground for the romantically inclined; whatever your type, and whether you’re looking for a fling or a long-term relationship, there’s a site out there that’s right for you. PC Advisor readers recommended 10 of the finest and most reputable dating websites

  • Feature: Top stories on PC Advisor: technology news, reviews and tips, 30/06/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and trick

  • Feature: Four of the best free renaming tools

    Renaming the occasional file is a simple enough process, but it can quickly become laborious if there are a large number to work through. This is where batch renaming tools come in. Here's our of the best, which are free too.

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