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WiFi 6E is here – but who actually needs it?
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Network & Internet

WiFi 6E is here – but who actually needs it?

The arrival of Wi-Fi 6E is a kick in the teeth for Wi-Fi 6 adopters, and those who recommended it to friends and family
25 Jun 2022
Don’t buy anything! Why you should lease your IT
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Business strategy

Don’t buy anything! Why you should lease your IT

The advantages of leasing versus owning are clear — here's how to get the best from your lease and avoid the potential pitfalls
24 Jun 2022
The UK's best cities for tech workers in 2022
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Business strategy

The UK's best cities for tech workers in 2022

The range of exciting jobs, chances to network, and overall ease of living put these cities a cut above the rest
24 Jun 2022
Swift exit: How the world cut off Russian banks
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finance

Swift exit: How the world cut off Russian banks

We explore the inner workings of the Swift network that controls world banking
24 Jun 2022
What is YAML?
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Development

What is YAML?

We look at the pros and cons of the language developed in 2001
23 Jun 2022
What is application software?
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Business operations

What is application software?

We look at what application software is and the characteristics that define applications, from stand-alone software to full-blown suites
23 Jun 2022
The top programming languages you need to learn for 2022
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Careers & training

The top programming languages you need to learn for 2022

With hundreds of coding languages out there, which ones will earn you the most?
23 Jun 2022
How secure is Gmail?
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Security

How secure is Gmail?

The practical steps you should take to secure your Gmail account, from implementing 2FA to performing regular checkups
23 Jun 2022
Making the most of Disk Management on Windows 10
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Microsoft Windows

Making the most of Disk Management on Windows 10

We look at why disk management in Windows 10 is important, how to do it, and its benefits
22 Jun 2022
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

A guide to what virtual machines are and how they work
22 Jun 2022
How to react to a data breach
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Security

How to react to a data breach

Would you know what to do if an online attacker got their hands on your data? We outline the first steps you should take following a security breach
22 Jun 2022
LTE vs 4G
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Mobile

LTE vs 4G

What is LTE and 4G and which is better?
21 Jun 2022
What does the post-smartphone era have in store?
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Hardware

What does the post-smartphone era have in store?

Now the smartphone is old hat, we should look forward to a new era of computing with mixed reality and wearables taking centre stage
21 Jun 2022
What is deep learning?
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machine learning

What is deep learning?

We look at the phenomenon behind some of today's most advanced AI
20 Jun 2022
How to take screenshots on a Windows 10 laptop or PC
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Microsoft Windows

How to take screenshots on a Windows 10 laptop or PC

A guide to all the various tools and shortcuts you can use to take a screenshot on Windows 10
20 Jun 2022
How full-stack observability can help keep control of cloud costs
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Sponsored

How full-stack observability can help keep control of cloud costs

With businesses lacking the tools to manage surging costs, visibility into cloud computing usage might be crucial
20 Jun 2022
Why cutting-edge spacecraft use ancient computers
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Hardware

Why cutting-edge spacecraft use ancient computers

Spacecraft exploring the solar system may be fast, but the computers on board are often old and slow
18 Jun 2022
What is GPT-4?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

What is GPT-4?

The next generation of the OpenAI framework - GPT-4 - might change the face of language modelling
17 Jun 2022
How laptops have changed in the last five years
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Sponsored

How laptops have changed in the last five years

Technology has advanced a long way since 2017 and so have our needs
16 Jun 2022
A guide to cyber security certification and training
Network and security
Careers & training

A guide to cyber security certification and training

Cyber security skills are in demand from every organisation, but what training and certification is needed?
16 Jun 2022
Can the four-day week take off in Japan?
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flexible working

Can the four-day week take off in Japan?

With Japan's traditionalist work culture set to clash with the radicalism of the four-day week, we examine how proposals to inject more flexibility in…
16 Jun 2022
How to delete a Gmail account
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email providers

How to delete a Gmail account

Our step-by-step guide on how to close your Google email account for good
15 Jun 2022
What is phishing as a service (Phaas)?
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cyber security

What is phishing as a service (Phaas)?

With phishing as a service attacks surging, we explain what this low-cost, off-the-shelf method of targeting businesses is and why it’s growing in pop…
15 Jun 2022