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  • Opinion: Video: Space Chimps preview

    The Space Chimps game is is based on the 2008 animated movie starring Andy Samberg, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Daniels and Cheryl Hines.

  • Opinion: Hollyoaks and Girls Aloud to star in online soaps

    Not content with monopolising the tea-time TV slot, Channel 4 teen soap 'Hollyoaks' now has the internet in its sights and plans to launch an online soap opera.

  • Opinion: Microsoft terror of Mac virus horror

    At PC Advisor we're very tight on security. We review all the latest security software tools, block spam, fry malware, assassinate spyware, and host a special section of our website devoted to computer security.

  • Opinion: The best (and worst) way to get better broadband

    Ever wanted to get your own back on your broadband ISP by throwing rubber chickens at its customer service staff? No, neither have I, but Why Broadband thinks it's the best way to "de-stress" when being made to wait on hold by broadband customer service departments.

  • Opinion: The best (and worst) way to get better broadband

    Ever wanted to get your own back on your broadband ISP by throwing rubber chickens at its customer service staff? No, neither have I, but Why Broadband thinks it's the best way to "de-stress" when being made to wait on hold by broadband customer service departments.

  • Opinion: Google's Knol: these days, everyone's an expert

    The great British debating society, which used to congregate at the boozer, is fast becoming an endangered species.

  • Opinion: Apple loses site of Me: Why I'm dumping MobileMe

    One of the things that I like most about being a Mac user is HomePage – a wonderfully easy and stylish photo-sharing tool in Apple’s .Mac suite of Web services. It kept me subscribing to Apple's .Mac for six years. Now I'm looking into how I can get a refund for the remaining 11 months of a year it no longer does what I need it to do.

  • Opinion: Microsoft Mojave better than Windows Vista

    Microsoft is going public with the results of its operating system Pepsi Challenge. The software giant asked XP-using Vista nay-sayers in San Francisco to try out an all-new alternative to its much maligned OS: Windows Mojave.

  • Opinion: 18-rated PlayStation games banned in prisons

    Prisoners in England and Wales will, from 30 September, no longer be allowed to play PlayStation games rated 18.

  • Opinion: Report: Apple planning Product (Red) iPhone

    Unconfirmed reports claim a Product (RED) iPhone will debut in time for Christmas.

  • Opinion: Make money with Google's Wikipedia-killer

    If you're looking for a way to start writing for money, Google's so-called Wikipedia-killer offers a new option.

  • Opinion: Microsoft seeks DIY Xbox games makers

    At the 2008 Game Developers Conference, Microsoft made a splashy entrance into independent game design with its new Community Games push. In short, you can develop a downloadable Xbox 360 game and submit it to Microsoft's peer-review website.

  • Opinion: London's Oyster Card under attack

    Forget about hacking your Apple iPhone, Dutch researchers have worked out a way to hack Transport for London’s Oyster Card.

  • Opinion: Cloud computing: Hype versus reality

    Cloud computing may seem more hype than reality as the technology industry is busy refining the term. However, substantive business and market trends are catapulting cloud computing to the forefront.

  • Opinion: Sony screen contradicts laptop dream

    Computer manufacturers spend a fortune creating the right image for their products, Sony chief among them. But you'd have a thought a little more effort could have gone into this photo…

  • Opinion: TV schedule, you're fired!

    Until now, watching TV on a PC hasn’t been an attractive proposition...

  • Opinion: TV schedule, you're fired!

    Until now, watching TV on a PC hasn’t been an attractive proposition...

  • Opinion: My lightweight laptop addiction

    This year marks the tenth anniversary of my affair with 3-pound notebooks. In 1998 I fell in love with Sony's pioneering 1-inch-thick VAIO 505G, and I've kept the flame burning with a couple of its successors. But now the unit I've been carrying everywhere for four years has a Webcam that's dead and a keyboard with shiny surfaces where various letters should be.

  • Opinion: Centrino 2 planned for MacBooks?

    When Intel unveils new processors, it usually rattles off the names of PC makers who've signed on to use the latest chips. There is one exception, however--Apple's name usually comes up only in passing at these events, if it's even mentioned at all.

  • Opinion: iPhone users are impatient fools

    Sometimes the human race so depresses me.



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