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Dell's XPS 14z: is the lightest, thinnest laptop always the best?

Dell's XPS 14z: is the lightest, thinnest laptop always the best?

Is the lightest, thinnest laptop always the best? The new Dell XPS 14z is going to have a fight on its hands from UltraBook laptops.
By William Maher Oct 25 2011, 4:38PM
Sony S Tablet hits Australian stores today

Sony S Tablet hits Australian stores today

Sony's PlayStation-toting tablet device launches today.
By Chris Jager Oct 24 2011, 2:55PM
Data growth forces email upgrades

Data growth forces email upgrades

Ever-expanding mailboxes driving businesses to modernise infrastructure, says report.
By Stephen Pritchard Oct 17 2011, 8:50AM
Lenovo: We're Number Two

Lenovo: We're Number Two

Lenovo has overtaken Dell as the world's second-largest PC company and has set its sights on being the global leader.
By Chris Jager Oct 13 2011, 10:53AM
Windows laptops: they're getting sleeker

Windows laptops: they're getting sleeker

If you're torn between a MacBook and a non-Apple machine, pay close attention to what's hitting the market soon, like this Toshiba machine.
By William Maher Oct 7 2011, 7:15PM
Opinion: Matte versus glossy? On reflection, I prefer shiny screens

Opinion: Matte versus glossy? On reflection, I prefer shiny screens

The majority view seems to be that the sharp reflection is a bad thing, and that a matte finish is preferable. Here's why Jon Honeyball disagrees.
By Jon Honeyball Oct 7 2011, 12:23PM
Inside Windows 8: a visual tour

Inside Windows 8: a visual tour

Microsoft has officially unveiled Windows 8, its next OS with tablet-focused touch features and UI. Check out the gallery for an in-depth look at what's different. [Words: Barry Collins]
Sep 14 2011, 9:17AM
Windows 8: full details revealed

Windows 8: full details revealed

Traditional Windows desktop relegated as Microsoft moves into the touchscreen era
By Barry Collins in Los Angeles Sep 14 2011, 9:04AM
Stopping the rot: when Windows 64-bit goes bad

Stopping the rot: when Windows 64-bit goes bad

Once the rot sets into Windows, it can be impossible to clear. Jon Honeyball describes his battle to bring a troublesome Windows 7 64-bit machine under control
By Jon Honeyball Sep 5 2011, 1:53PM
HP TouchPad: 5 signs it's a better buy than first thought

HP TouchPad: 5 signs it's a better buy than first thought

From new apps to an over the air update, new HP TouchPad owners have these things to look forward to.
By Jenneth Orantia Sep 1 2011, 3:54PM
How many devices is your router connected to?

How many devices is your router connected to?

Just about anything with a power button will be connected to your trusty wireless router, if Linksys has its way.
By William Maher Aug 31 2011, 2:07PM
Hands on with Microsoft's Touch Mouse

Hands on with Microsoft's Touch Mouse

We spend our workday coming to grips with Microsoft's new multitouch mouse.
By John Gillooly Aug 30 2011, 3:58PM
Tech Deals: Get a 2TB hard drive for $107

Tech Deals: Get a 2TB hard drive for $107

If you're looking for a slab of storage capacity for your desk, here’s a 2TB drive with for a touch over the $100 mark.
By William Maher Aug 30 2011, 11:03AM
Small business tech: What can you do if Office 365 goes down?

Small business tech: What can you do if Office 365 goes down?

It's tempting to ditch your server and switch to Microsoft's Office 365, but are you in danger if the service goes down? Sholto Macpherson explains the basics.
By Sholto Macpherson Aug 22 2011, 11:42AM
Price Watch: An introductory guide to external hard drives and cheap online deals

Price Watch: An introductory guide to external hard drives and cheap online deals

Whether you're buying a 2TB external HDD for your desktop or an ultra-portable drive for computing-on-the-move, storage has never been more affordable. Here's an overview of what to look out for, as well as some cheap online deals.
By Chris Jager Aug 16 2011, 3:45PM
Opinion: If you’re still using Hotmail or Yahoo

Opinion: If you’re still using Hotmail or Yahoo

We’ve all still got at least one friend using an embarrassing email address such as sexydude76@hotmail.com. But is it right to try and convert them to Gmail?
By Adam Turner Jul 29 2011, 12:28PM
Who has the most underappreciated job in IT?

Who has the most underappreciated job in IT?

Sure, you've had some long days at the office, but you couldn't possibly have it as bad as this particular band of IT soldiers.
By William Maher Jul 28 2011, 5:24PM
Facebook targets businesses as Google+ warns them off

Facebook targets businesses as Google+ warns them off

Social-networking battle plan looks to bring businesses into the fold
By Nicole Kobie Jul 28 2011, 10:04AM
You'll pay more for NBN in regional Australia, warns ISP chief

You'll pay more for NBN in regional Australia, warns ISP chief

The cost of using the NBN is likely to be more for regional users, argues Internode managing director Simon Hacket. Also, initial prices announced.
By William Maher Jul 21 2011, 6:23PM
Sony VAIO S Series reviewed: sharply tailored for business and pleasure

Sony VAIO S Series reviewed: sharply tailored for business and pleasure

After a drastic redesign, the Sony VAIO S Series emerges fitter, faster and with better battery than before. Read our review.
By Sasha Muller Jul 21 2011, 12:47PM