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Video How To: Backup and restore your Android phone

Video How To: Backup and restore your Android phone

Restoring your smartphone data - or changing to a new phone - can be a breeze with the right app.
By Staff Writers Jul 31 2012, 11:40AM
Weekend Project: Get your video on the go

Weekend Project: Get your video on the go

Your tablet’s screen is perfect for watching your legally purchased movies and TV shows on the go. The trick is actually getting them from DVD to tablet.
By Nick Broughall Jul 27 2012, 3:45PM
Weekend Project: Configure your router

Weekend Project: Configure your router

How to configure your router to achieve optimal best performance and security for your home network
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 20 2012, 4:19PM
Weekend Project: Mastering RAID arrays

Weekend Project: Mastering RAID arrays

RAID protects data from hardware failure and improves transfer speed - get the low down on setting up your own array.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 13 2012, 12:50PM
Microsoft Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals

Microsoft Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals

We take a look at the top projects at this year's Microsoft Imagine Cup finals in Sydney.
By Chris Jager Jul 11 2012, 1:24PM
Weekend Project: Build your own supercomputer

Weekend Project: Build your own supercomputer

Looking for a techie DIY adventure? Maybe it's time to build a supercomputer in your own home?
By Darien Graham-Smith Jun 29 2012, 11:52AM
Beat mobile bill shock: Global roaming

Beat mobile bill shock: Global roaming

Overseas travellers can often find themselves stung badly by roaming fees - both voice and data. We look at some simple ways to avoid the worst.
By Nic Healey May 24 2012, 2:01PM
We have a WINNER, for our Intel/Monash IT competition!

We have a WINNER, for our Intel/Monash IT competition!

It's great news for one lucky Monash student, as we announce the winner of last year's Intel, Monash and Atomic IT Education competition.
By David Hollingworth May 16 2012, 11:08AM
How To: Encrypt your data

How To: Encrypt your data

Don't expose your data to hackers and thieves. This tutorial explains encryption and shows you how to protect your own files.
By Darien Graham-Smith May 7 2012, 11:47AM
System Builder: How to apply Thermal Paste

System Builder: How to apply Thermal Paste

A good contact between CPU and heatsink is crucial yet it is something more people get wrong than anything else. Read on for a crash-course from the Labs.
By John Gillooly Apr 23 2012, 3:47PM
System Builder: Watercooling goes mainstream

System Builder: Watercooling goes mainstream

Once the domain of only the most hardcore of the overclockers, watercooling is now in everyone's reach. We walk you through the basics.
By John Gillooly Apr 20 2012, 4:22PM
Getting started in HTML5

Getting started in HTML5

Feeling confused about HTML5? We look at the origins and features of the new technology and how you can learn more about it.
By Ian Devlin Apr 19 2012, 5:00PM
Buying Guide: Network Attached Storage

Buying Guide: Network Attached Storage

On the lookout for a new NAS? We shortlist three of the best boxes on the market -- for work, play or a mixture of both.
By Staff Writers Apr 19 2012, 3:23PM
How to build your own media centre

How to build your own media centre

Music, movies, live TV and more -- a media PC can be the heart of your entertainment system. We show you how to set one up.
By Darien Graham-Smith Apr 17 2012, 2:56PM
System Builder: The way the wind blows

System Builder: The way the wind blows

We explain why a steady air flow is just as important to your PC as it is to your lungs.
By Matt Wilson Apr 17 2012, 1:44PM
How to: Track stolen devices

How to: Track stolen devices

Want to find a stolen laptop, tablet or smartphone? We show you how to locate and wipe a missing device.
By Dave Stevenson , Mike Jennings Apr 16 2012, 3:45PM
AMD Radeon HD 7870 Reference Disassembly Guide

AMD Radeon HD 7870 Reference Disassembly Guide

Tutorial: We follow up last week's guide with another on the mainstream AMD Radeon 7870 graphics card, one that may be a better choice for watercooling.
By Justin Robinson Apr 12 2012, 2:07PM
System Builder: Don’t Panic over PCI-E

System Builder: Don’t Panic over PCI-E

We explain why you shouldn't be worrying about PCI-Express Gen 3 just yet.
By John Gillooly Apr 12 2012, 2:05PM
AMD Radeon HD 7970 Reference Disassembly Guide

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Reference Disassembly Guide

Tutorial: We show you how to pull apart the AMD Radeon 7970 graphics card, and see what's inside.
By Justin Robinson Apr 4 2012, 12:01PM
How do you make a homemade NAS?

How do you make a homemade NAS?

We show one reader how to turn his spare motherboard into a NAS device.
By Staff Writers Apr 4 2012, 11:50AM