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  • News: PC Advisor's 30 great Valentine's day gifts

    It's not too late spoil your loved one this 14 February. Whether you're aiming to woo a new flame or simply keep the home fires burning, we've got technological gifts both large and small that will make you popular this Valentine's day.

  • News: 15 great ways to dress up your Windows PC

    Bored with Window's appearance? Fancy giving it a makeover? Well you can, these 15 downloads we’ve picked out will let you dress it up and tweak its appearance just about any way you want. Create a virtual 3D space or even add the Mac OS X dock to your PC.

  • News: PC World offers £250 off MacBook Air

    PC World has extended its 3 mobile broadband 'free' laptop deal to include the Apple MacBook Air.

  • News: Vista SP1 available on BitTorrent

    Pirates can download the brand-new code for Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1), according to searches at several BitTorrent trackers.

  • News: Worldwide PC shipments hit 270m

    Worldwide PC shipments hit 75.9 million units in the last quarter of last year - a 13.1 percent increase over the same quarter in 2006, according to research firm Gartner. Similarly, Gartner noted that global PC shipments reached 271.2 million units in all of 2007, a 13.4 percent increase over 2006 numbers.

  • News: Torvalds: Mac OS X is 'crap', but Vista is worse

    Certain aspects of Apple's Mac OS X are "complete and utter crap" and "worse than Windows", according to Linux kernel creator Linus Torvalds.

  • News: NEC helps firms downgrade Vista to XP

    NEC is helping IT administrators to quickly 'downgrade' Windows Vista Business PCs to Windows XP Professional.

  • News: Windows Vista SP1 finalised, launches today

    Microsoft today launched the final version of Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1). The first major update to the Windows Vista operating system was released to manufacturing (RTM) and will be posted for download - at least in part. Windows Server 2008 was also publicly announced earlier today.

  • News: Intel to provide full details of Silverthorne chip

    Intel will offer a first look at technical details of its low-power Silverthorne processor during a presentation at the International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) this week, setting the stage for a concerted push into the market for ultraportable devices.

  • News: Intel & Micron launch super-fast NAND flash

    Intel and Micron Technology have launched high-speed NAND flash memory technology that they said offers data transfer speeds that are five times faster than conventional NAND technology. IM Flash Technologies, a joint venture of Micron and Intel, developed the new technology.

  • News: PC World offers 'free' laptop deal

    PC World will give a free or discounted laptop to every customer that signs up to an 18-month mobile broadband subscription from 3.

  • News: MacBook Air available now in UK

    Apple UK has confirmed that the MacBook Air is shipping here.

  • News: MacBook Air wireless connectivity problems

    According to Apple, if you are using a non-Apple 802.11n wireless router that has out of date firmware, you may experience problems with Remote Disc, Migration or Remote Install in the MacBook Air.

  • News: Microsoft adds security APIs to Vista, XP

    Microsoft hopes to tighten the security provisions of Windows XP and Vista by adding new security-related APIs to the two operating systems' upcoming service packs.

  • News: Sony launches VAIO AR60 laptop line

    Sony added a new line of 17in and 15in VAIO laptops featuring Intel's latest generation of Core 2 Duo processors.

  • News: Windows PC makers to use MacBook Air chips

    The processor developed by Intel for Apple's MacBook Air laptop will soon be used by other PC vendors in Windows systems.

  • News: Acer buys Packard Bell to thwart Lenovo

    Taiwanese PC vendor Acer today told the Tawain Stock Exchange that it has purchased 75 percent of the parent company of European electronics maker Packard Bell for around £23m.

  • News: vLite slashes Windows Vista installation size

    Developer Dino Nuhagic has released version 1.1 of vLite, a tool enabling Windows Vista users to cut down the operating system's installation footprint.

  • News: 2008 laptops to get LED backlights and Blu-ray

    High-end laptops launching in 2008 will likely include more colourful screens thanks to light emitting diode (LED) backlights and Blu-ray Disc optical drives, according to an executive from Micro-Star International (MSI).

  • News: Scepticism over leaked 'Windows 7' code

    A leaked build of Windows 7 apparently posted online is causing debate among the blogging community, with some believing it to be a legitimate version of Microsoft's next desktop operating system, and others claiming it's made up of fake disk images full of nothing



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