Clare Hopping

Samsung mocks iPhone X speeds in Galaxy S9 advert

Samsung mocks iPhone X speeds in Galaxy S9 advert

Apple Genius left speechless over download speed query - but do Samsung's maths add up?
By Clare Hopping Jul 20 2018, 9:41AM
Explainer: What is phishing?

Explainer: What is phishing?

From banking scams to industrial espionage, we look at why phishing is so lucrative.
By Clare Hopping Jul 18 2018, 10:12AM
Full version of Photoshop coming to iPad next year

Full version of Photoshop coming to iPad next year

The app is likely to make an appearence at Adobe's annual MAX event in October.
By Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 17 2018, 10:55AM
Microsoft updates Notepad for the first time in an age

Microsoft updates Notepad for the first time in an age

"Oh, Notepad - I forgot you were there!" - unknown Microsoft developer.
By Rene Millman, Clare Hopping Jul 17 2018, 10:52AM
Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Explainer: Bootmgr is missing – what does this mean and how do you fix it?

Stop panicking and learn what to do when you see this message in Windows.
By Adam Shepherd, Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 17 2018, 10:25AM
Former Apple employee charged with stealing Apple's self-driving car secrets

Former Apple employee charged with stealing Apple's self-driving car secrets

Xiaolang Zhang downloaded Project Titan data and took hardware from the company's campus, FBI claims.
By Clare Hopping Jul 13 2018, 11:41AM
iOS 11.3 bug caused Chinese iPhones to crash when writing 'Taiwan'

iOS 11.3 bug caused Chinese iPhones to crash when writing 'Taiwan'

When mobile operating systems get political...
By Clare Hopping, Rene Millman Jul 12 2018, 10:58AM
How to: Recover deleted files

How to: Recover deleted files

Accidentally erased important documents? Here's how to get them back.
By Clare Hopping Jul 10 2018, 10:31AM
Apple 'sources second supplier' for new iPhone X screens

Apple 'sources second supplier' for new iPhone X screens

LG could supply new displays for the next-generation iPhone X.
By Clare Hopping, Joe Curtis Jul 2 2018, 10:28AM
How-to: Speed up your laptop

How-to: Speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? Here are ten software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life.
By Clare Hopping Jun 12 2018, 10:33AM
Why Apple is making the iPhone X $300 cheaper

Why Apple is making the iPhone X $300 cheaper

The second-generation iPhone X will cost around $800, says Ming-Chi Kuo.
By Clare Hopping Jun 12 2018, 10:30AM
Insider Build 17682 brings in a suite of tweaks for Windows 10

Insider Build 17682 brings in a suite of tweaks for Windows 10

Microsoft pushes out fresh features and bug fixes in its latest Insider Build.
By Clare Hopping Jun 4 2018, 11:08AM
Finally, the PC market is growing more stable

Finally, the PC market is growing more stable

The PC refresh cycle will ensure shipments don't drop too far, Canalys explains.
By Clare Hopping May 31 2018, 11:17AM
Google Home sales overtake Amazon Echo for first time

Google Home sales overtake Amazon Echo for first time

The search giant shipped almost a million more devices in the first quarter of this year.
By Clare Hopping May 28 2018, 10:13AM
Explainer: What is IPv6?

Explainer: What is IPv6?

IPv6 may seem complicated, but it doesn't have to be.
By Clare Hopping May 24 2018, 10:46AM
Explainer: What is a Trojan virus?

Explainer: What is a Trojan virus?

The malicious malware lurks behind legitimate software to invade your computer.
By Clare Hopping, Jane McCallion May 23 2018, 10:55AM
Intel finally reveals 10nm Cannon Lake processors

Intel finally reveals 10nm Cannon Lake processors

The long-delayed low-spec chips will first appear in the Lenovo IdeaPad 330.
By Clare Hopping May 22 2018, 10:24AM
Windows 10 April Update causes havok for Intel SSD users

Windows 10 April Update causes havok for Intel SSD users

Microsoft and intel have now stopped the update being rolled out to devices.
By Clare Hopping May 15 2018, 9:45AM
Apple offers battery health checks and improved privacy in iOS 11.3

Apple offers battery health checks and improved privacy in iOS 11.3

The upgrade for iOS sees Apple respond to battery throttling controversy.
By Clare Hopping May 9 2018, 10:27AM
Apple admits microphone issues in iOS 11.3 update

Apple admits microphone issues in iOS 11.3 update

A leaked internal document sent to authorised resellers outlined the issue.
By Clare Hopping May 8 2018, 9:38AM