Take a quick look inside the upcoming July issue of PC Authority Magazine, on sale at your newsagency this Wednesday, June 2.
50 FREE KILLER DOWONLOADS
We’ve put together 50 amazing free downloads every PC user should know about. An absolutely essential arsenal of amazing, incredibly useful software for PC, Apple, Linux, Windows, Solaris and Irix.iPAD OUR DEFINITIVE REVIEW
It’s here but is it there yet? Is it just an oversized iPhone or the future of personal computing? After all the hype, we can finally decide for ourselves. DIY PROJECT: RECORD DIGITAL TV ON YOUR PC
Adding a TV tuner to your Windows 7 PC can transform it into your family’s primary source of entertainment, especially in combination with an Xbox. Adam Turner shows you how.NEW SECTION: THE ART OF PC BUILDING
Ever wondered how the PC Authority team goes about building a new system? Zara Baxter gives you the lowdown, and some ideas for your next system.On the Disc: Bonus apps pack
We’ve collected a selection of the best free software to go with our cover feature on the 50 most amazing free programs. On the Disc: Xobni
Searching for emails in Outlook can be a slow & unrewarding experience. Now with Xobni’s instant search, emails you’re looking for appear as you type. On the Disc: Ashampoo Uninstaller 4
Improved Uninstaller and Windows cleanup toolbox removes the digital garbage from redundant program components. Head to your nearest newsstand now and get your copy!
Bonus apps pack
Xobni add-on for Outlook
Ashampoo Uninstaller 4
Ubuntu Lucid Linux (Beta)
Wizzle Physics-based scrolling puzzle game
Huge and over the top, but the Aspire offers tremendous power at a surprisingly sensible price.
Improved graphics and text layout make InDesign CS5 the professional publishing choice for both page and screen
Sleek, graceful, and a glorious 17in screen. See how the Apple MacBook Pro 17 compared to other desktop replacement laptops in our latest roundup.
If you can go without HSPDA or GPS, then the BlackBerry Curve 8520 could be the phone for you.
Freud would have a field day with Borderlands. It's a first-person shooter that thinks it's a role-playing game.
Here they are - the absolutely essential things to think about when building your next system.
More absolutely essential things to think about when building your next system, including warranties, USB 3 and SATA 6GB/sec
Having spent more time at the top of its genre than most players have spent bitching about referees, Football Manager fans are always worried about complacency setting in.
Gigabyte's GA-890FXA-UD7 ships with an interchangeable water block and large passive cooler for the north bridge.
It might be getting on in age, but the HTC Magic is still good value. But poor battery life is a sore point.
Another decent phone, the HTC Touch Pro2 is a great handset for business users with specific requirements.
It’s been a crazy year for smartphones: we put 17 of the best smartphones on the market to the test
The Nokia N97 still fails to live up to the hype - making it hard to recommend.
With more sensible pricing, the latest addition to the PEN range is definitely a step in the right direction
After all the hype, we can finally decide for ourselves. Read our full review and find out what we like and don't like about Apple's iPad
There are dozens of types of TV tuners on the market. If you're building a media centre for recording and watching digital TV, where do you start?
Major improvements throughout and extraordinary pixel processing magic see Photoshop CS5 firing on all cylinders
The RIM Blackberry Curve 8900 goes without HSDPA, but a strong battery saves it.
A Core i3-powered laptop that combines striking looks, solid performance and an alluring price.
Hexa-core is here, but how does it stack up? John Gillooly assesses AMD’s bid for the hearts and minds of desktop builders.
We put 12 of the fastest 802.11n routers through our real-world tests to find out which performs best
Performs well in this company: the Tecra A11 is a solid business laptop for a competitive price.
Improved quality and an attractive price help Creative catch up with its main rival.