If you haven't taken a look at the May issue of PC & Tech Authority, here's a quick rundown of this month's issue. And don't forget, if you prefer to read on a screen, we also have digital editions for iOS and Android using the Zinio reader. The iPad version is crafted to take advantage of the device - it includes things like extra photos, video content, interactive product comparisons, a 360 degree look at Alienware's X51 desktop PC. You can find out more about our digital editions here.
Highlights in this issue:
Don’t get ripped off: Beat Mobile Bill Shock
It's pretty much every phone user's nightmare - getting stung by a mobile bill that has you reaching for your heart medication. Be it global roaming, excess data charges or more, our exhaustive seven-page feature gives you practical advice to keep your bill affordable.
Protect your PC: Internet Security Group Test
How protected is your PC? We put 16 antivirus products through their paces to see how the free packages measure up against commercial offerings. This is essential reading for anyone who values PC protection.
Expert verdict: 24 hours with Windows 8
In this comprehensive feature, John Gillooly fires up the Windows 8 consumer preview to see if all the fuss is well deserved, or if Microsoft has delivered another Vista. If you're planning to upgrade, this preview offers some valuable insights.
Future DIY: Create your own Smart Home
The connected home is coming of age. We reveal why your home will soon be much smarter, and gadgets that will make your life easier today. Whether you support green living, crave the latest advancements in technology or just like the idea of integrated gadgets, this feature is for you.