Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ review: More minus than plus
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+
Hardware

Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ review: More minus than plus

This mid-generation upgrade takes two steps forward and one step back
9 Apr 2021
Alienware’s new gaming laptop is a kick in the teeth for Intel’s new CEO
A rear view of an Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 that's open and angled left
Hardware

Alienware’s new gaming laptop is a kick in the teeth for Intel’s new CEO

Et tu, Michael?
8 Apr 2021
Why DIY data collection should come before automation
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Data & insights

Why DIY data collection should come before automation

If you’re getting started on your data journey, there’s no substitute for the personal touch
30 Mar 2021
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?

Can machine learning really help keep your organisation safe from cyber criminals?
29 Mar 2021
What is NotPetya?
Graphic showing the NotPetya logo on a laptop
ransomware

What is NotPetya?

We take a look at the malware that first came to prominence in 2016 and targets Windows-based machines
26 Mar 2021
What is the Swift programming language?
Apple Swift code logo
programming languages

What is the Swift programming language?

Apple’s purpose-built language works across iOS, macOS, iPadOS and more
24 Mar 2021
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 review: A GPU worth waiting for
Zotac GeForce RTX 3070 AMP Holo
Hardware

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 review: A GPU worth waiting for

It may struggle with scientific workloads, but this card is a renderer’s dream
23 Mar 2021
Best printers 2021
Best printers
Hardware

Best printers 2021

Our definitive list of the best inkjet, laser and budget printers available
19 Mar 2021
How NHS Bedfordshire is building a paperless hospital
Three doctors in a hospital corridor cheerfully looking at some data on a tablet
digital transformation

How NHS Bedfordshire is building a paperless hospital

Xerox has helped the Trust cut down its use of paper records, unlocking benefits for doctors and clinicians
19 Mar 2021
Best data recovery tools 2021: Restore your lost files
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data recovery

Best data recovery tools 2021: Restore your lost files

Deleted partitions and corrupted disks don’t need to mean irretrievable folders
18 Mar 2021
Best monitors 2021
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Hardware

Best monitors 2021

The top external displays for photo editing, office work and more
17 Mar 2021
Best SSDs 2021: The top NVMe and SATA drives around
Best SSDs
solid state storage (SSD)

Best SSDs 2021: The top NVMe and SATA drives around

Speed, reliability and value - it’s all here
17 Mar 2021
Security professionals need to become wellness experts
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Security

Security professionals need to become wellness experts

Want to boost your defences? Take some inspiration from health gurus
17 Mar 2021
Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra review: The ultimate small form-factor PC?
Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra rear view
Hardware

Dell OptiPlex 7070 Ultra review: The ultimate small form-factor PC?

This modular all-in-one system may be a little light on substance, but it has buckets of style
17 Mar 2021
Dell P2719HC review: Attractive but inaccurate
Dell P2719HC
monitors

Dell P2719HC review: Attractive but inaccurate

This monitor has the looks, but can’t perform where it counts
17 Mar 2021
Best Android smartphones 2021
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Google Android

Best Android smartphones 2021

Here's a lowdown of the best devices for those who can't stand Apple
11 Mar 2021
Best Windows 10 tips and tricks for power users
Command prompt
operating systems

Best Windows 10 tips and tricks for power users

A roundup of some of the most sophisticated Windows tweaks designed for power users in mind
11 Mar 2021
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B review
The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Hardware

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B review

The latest version of the compact computer adds more power and built-in wireless connectivity
11 Mar 2021
How to improve database costs, performance and value
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databases

How to improve database costs, performance and value

We look at some top tips to get more out of your databases
10 Mar 2021
16 ways to speed up your laptop
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Laptops

16 ways to speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? We look at the software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life
9 Mar 2021
The pros and cons of net neutrality
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Business strategy

The pros and cons of net neutrality

Still on the fence about net neutrality? Here's both sides of the argument
26 Feb 2021
Top security tips for employees working from home
A man typing on a laptop keyboard with icons for home wifi, security, storage, analytics, settings and more floating around
Security

Top security tips for employees working from home

Why working from home doesn’t have to mean working unsafely
23 Feb 2021
IT Pro Panel: Defining DevOps
IT Pro Panel: Defining DevOps
DevOps

IT Pro Panel: Defining DevOps

It’s a goal for many organisations, but what makes a successful DevOps programme?
22 Feb 2021
How to ditch LastPass for a new password manager
LastPass login screen on smartphone
Security

How to ditch LastPass for a new password manager

If you don’t feel like paying for cross-platform access to your passwords, switching services is easily done
17 Feb 2021
Philips 243B9 review: A superb all-rounder
Philips 243B9 on desk
monitors

Philips 243B9 review: A superb all-rounder

The addition of USB-C connectivity makes this 1080p monitor a winner for no-frills functionality
17 Feb 2021
What is network topology?
A graphic showing the topology of a computer network
Network & Internet

What is network topology?

Find the perfect network layout to suit you
15 Feb 2021
Elgato Stream Deck review gallery
Elgato Stream Deck on a desk
peripherals

Elgato Stream Deck review gallery

This unique little device isn’t just a gimmick for gamers - it’s a genuine business productivity booster
10 Feb 2021
Elgato Stream Deck review: Stream on
Elgato Stream Deck on a desk
peripherals

Elgato Stream Deck review: Stream on

This unique little device isn’t just a gimmick for gamers - it’s a genuine business productivity booster
10 Feb 2021
Managing employee security risks during lockdown
A man working on a laptop
Security

Managing employee security risks during lockdown

COVID-19 doesn’t have to compromise your organisation’s security
8 Feb 2021
Why I need a gaming monitor for work
A gaming monitor on a desk with speakers and a PC
monitors

Why I need a gaming monitor for work

We’ve done the hard work of convincing your boss, so you don’t have to
5 Feb 2021
What is WannaCry?
Somebody sitting at their desk in front of various devices that have been locked by WannaCry
WannaCry

What is WannaCry?

The full story behind one of the worst ransomware outbreaks in history
4 Feb 2021
Server virtualisation: What is it and what are the benefits?
A cloud server concept
virtualisation

Server virtualisation: What is it and what are the benefits?

Running virtual servers can help create a more efficient IT infrastructure
4 Feb 2021
IT Pro Panel: IT leaders’ new year’s resolutions
The IT Pro Panel: IT leaders’ new year’s resolutions
Business strategy

IT Pro Panel: IT leaders’ new year’s resolutions

What are our panellists committing to - or giving up - in 2021?
25 Jan 2021
Brother ADS-2200 review: No-frills scanning made simple
Brother ADS-2200
peripherals

Brother ADS-2200 review: No-frills scanning made simple

Brother’s entry-level desktop scanner is a modest affair, but gets the job done
22 Jan 2021
What is a GPU?
A GPU model against a black background
Hardware

What is a GPU?

GPUs aren't just good for gaming - they have business applications too
20 Jan 2021