We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message

Latest Poll: I think online banking…


  • 57%
    is secure and convenient. I use it for all transactions

  • 18%
    is useful, but I like to have a more secure option available

  • 9%
    is good occasionally, but you can't beat the security of traditional methods

  • 13%
    is a mug's game. I never move my money online for security reasons

  • 3%
    is too confusing. Give me a chequebook any day

  • This poll has been sponsored by Matt

This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: My next gaming device will be…

  • 22%
    Sony’s PlayStation 3

  • 9%
    Microsoft’s Xbox 360

  • 11%
    Nintendo’s Wii

  • 20%
    A high-end desktop PC or laptop

  • 38%
    I am not interested in games

  • This poll has been sponsored by Matt Egan

This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: For my next office suite…

  • 11%
    …I plan to upgrade to MS Office 2007.

  • 20%
    …I'm going to use a free suite, such as OpenOffice.org.

  • 3%
    …I'll purchase a low-cost suite, such as Tesco's upcoming release.

  • 66%
    …I'm going to stay with what I have. It works and I see no reason to upgrade.

  • This poll has been sponsored by Matt Egan

This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: Regarding Wi-Fi...

  • 45%
    I've got a wireless network and it’s plenty fast enough for my needs

  • 14%
    I’m looking to upgrade to faster versions of Wi-Fi when they arrive

  • 10%
    I want to go wireless but it’s too tricky to set up

  • 8%
    I want to go wireless but I’m concerned about the security risks

  • 23%
    I’m not interested in Wi-Fi

  • This poll has been sponsored by Rosemary Haworth

This poll is now closed

Previous Poll: Talking about laptop computers

  • 45%
    I already have one in addition to my desktop PC

  • 10%
    I already have one - it's my only computer

  • 8%
    I'm planning to acquire one soon (within 3 months). I have a desktop PC

  • 16%
    I have a desktop PC, I don't need a laptop

  • 14%
    I would like a laptop, but they're too expensive

  • 1%
    I'm replacing my desktop PC with a laptop

  • 6%
    I wouldn't use a laptop - don't see any advantage.

  • This poll has been sponsored by FE

This poll is now closed

IDG UK Sites

Windows 10 release date, price, features. The next version of Windows will run on everything:....

IDG UK Sites

Windows 9 and the death of the OS as a must-have product

IDG UK Sites

Video trends: 4K is here – HDR video, VR and 3D audio is coming

IDG UK Sites

How Windows 10 is even more like Mac OS X, and not just because it's another OS Ten