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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: 10 of the best new features

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: 10 of the best new features

Mixed reality, refreshed looks, eye control, and plenty other sweet tweaks.
By Andrew Hayward Oct 19 2017, 11:28AM
App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

It turns out you can go home again when LucasArts alums make a point-and-click adventure as good as this one.
By Craig Grannell Oct 18 2017, 11:06AM
How Airbnb went from blow-up beds to billion-dollar revenues

How Airbnb went from blow-up beds to billion-dollar revenues

CEO Brian Chesky shares his secrets.
By Adam Shepherd Oct 16 2017, 1:12PM
Ask Graeme - What is the value of the NBN?

Ask Graeme - What is the value of the NBN?

Welcome to the first of a series of columns by networking and internet expert Graeme Reardon.
By Graeme Reardon Oct 16 2017, 11:55AM
The 31 best podcasts of 2017

The 31 best podcasts of 2017

Forget binge-watching – it's all about binge-listening these days, and we've prepped your podcasting feast...
By Sam Kieldsen Oct 13 2017, 11:02AM
Google’s Hardware Play is its most significant move in years

Google’s Hardware Play is its most significant move in years

The latest batch of phones, laptops, and other devices shows a Google ready to define itself.
By James Pinnell Oct 12 2017, 3:57PM
Explainer: What is AES encryption?

Explainer: What is AES encryption?

AES is one of the most widely used encryption protocols, but where did it come from and how does it work?
By Jane McCallion Oct 12 2017, 1:10PM
Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 vs Apple iPhone 8

Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 vs Apple iPhone 8

Will Google's latest iPhone-like phone out-iPhone the new iPhone?
By Andrew Hayward Oct 12 2017, 12:48PM
Explainer: Who was Ada Lovelace?

Explainer: Who was Ada Lovelace?

We take a look at the life of one of the world's first computer programmers.
By Ingrid Fadelli , Rene Millman Oct 11 2017, 1:01PM
6 Apple Airpod alternatives for Android

6 Apple Airpod alternatives for Android

Ding dong, the wicked wire is dead!
By Verity Burns Oct 11 2017, 12:30PM
Google Pixel 2 vs Pixel 2 XL - What's the difference?

Google Pixel 2 vs Pixel 2 XL - What's the difference?

These phones share a digit, but still vary pretty significantly...
By Andrew Hayward Oct 11 2017, 12:23PM
Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Can Google's refreshed flagship take down Samsung's world-beater?
By Andrew Hayward Oct 10 2017, 1:15PM
Investigator: Ever ready?

Investigator: Ever ready?

Do batteries last forever or is it a case of planned obsolescence?
By Anthony Caruana Oct 10 2017, 12:45PM
App of the week: Flower

App of the week: Flower

The indie gem that sowed the seed for Journey finally comes to mobile.
By Craig Grannell Oct 10 2017, 11:59AM
Interview: The Expanse executive director & creator, Mark Fergus

Interview: The Expanse executive director & creator, Mark Fergus

We talk about putting science into science fiction, and using virtual reality to help actors get to grips with SFX-heavy scenes.
By David Hollingworth Oct 10 2017, 10:33AM
How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

Some stubborn software keeps reinstalling no matter what you do to remove it. This is how to stop it from boomeranging back.
By Robert Irvine Oct 9 2017, 12:49PM
How to: Pick the right SSD for you

How to: Pick the right SSD for you

Not all SSDs are created equal. If you’re choosing which drive to buy, there are several key points to consider.
By Darien Graham-Smith Oct 9 2017, 12:26PM
The WORST games of all time

The WORST games of all time

It's the best of the worst, so they're really the worst of the worst.
By Andrew Hayward Oct 9 2017, 11:25AM
Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X

Head2Head: Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X

Google and Apple are both going big, but which phone will be better?
By Andrew Hayward Oct 6 2017, 1:08PM
Hands-on Preview: Assassin's Creed Origins

Hands-on Preview: Assassin's Creed Origins

After a year's hiatus, everything has changed for the return of Ubisoft's much-loved stealth franchise.
By Ryan Jones Oct 6 2017, 11:44AM