Laptops

How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi
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Mobile

How to use Chromecast without Wi-Fi

Google’s streaming stick is a great travelling companion, but how can you use Chromecast without Wi-Fi?
7 May 2021
LG Gram 17 review: Slim and sophisticated
LG Gram 17
Laptops

LG Gram 17 review: Slim and sophisticated

A business-ready notebook that manages to be simultaneously big and small
7 May 2021
IBM unveils breakthrough 2nm chip technology
A close-up of a 2 nm wafer fabricated at IBM Research's Albany facility, with individual chips visible to the naked eye. Courtesy of IBM
components

IBM unveils breakthrough 2nm chip technology

The 2nm architecture promises much longer battery life for devices as well as drastic performance boosts
6 May 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
29 Apr 2021
Intel teases microarchitecture collaboration with Samsung
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components

Intel teases microarchitecture collaboration with Samsung

The two companies have formed a joint team committed to developing components for future Samsung devices
29 Apr 2021
New Chrome OS update makes it easier to check for hardware faults
Chrome logo on a Dell Chromebook
operating systems

New Chrome OS update makes it easier to check for hardware faults

The diagnostic app can check for issues with the battery, the CPU, and on-board memory
22 Apr 2021
Razer Book 13 review: Taking on the big guns
The Razer Book 13 front view
Laptops

Razer Book 13 review: Taking on the big guns

With great performance and a beaming display, Razer’s first productivity-centric ultrabook is a knockout
21 Apr 2021
The total economic impact of the Intel vPro® platform
The total economic impact of the Intel vPro® platformwhitepaper
Whitepaper

The total economic impact of the Intel vPro® platform

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by the Intel vPro® Platform, commissioned by Intel
21 Apr 2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options
The Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 in a range of colours
Laptops

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options

The firm claims the machine, which has been designed for hybrid working, is up to 70% faster than the Surface Laptop 3
13 Apr 2021
Lenovo out in front as PC shipments continue to soar
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Laptops

Lenovo out in front as PC shipments continue to soar

Higher demand from remote workers has carried over into the first quarter of 2021
13 Apr 2021
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
How to find RAM speed, size and type
A close-up shot of RAM installed on a socket of a motherboard
Laptops

How to find RAM speed, size and type

If you want to upgrade your PC's memory, you need to know what you already have
8 Apr 2021
Dell Latitude Chromebook 7410 review: A security-conscious Chromebook with no staying power
Dell Latitude Chrombook
Laptops

Dell Latitude Chromebook 7410 review: A security-conscious Chromebook with no staying power

A powerful 'enterprise' Chromebook dragged down by middling battery life
7 Apr 2021
How to factory reset Windows 10
The Cortona screen on Windows 10
operating systems

How to factory reset Windows 10

If your Windows 10 system isn't playing ball, you can reset it back to its factory conditions
30 Mar 2021
Apple’s independent repairs programme expands globally
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Hardware

Apple’s independent repairs programme expands globally

The scheme offers genuine parts and tools as well as free training, manuals and diagnostic capabilities to third-party providers
30 Mar 2021
Lenovo ThinkPad T14s (AMD Ryzen) review: Stuck in the middle
Lenovo ThinkPad T14s (AMD Ryzen)
Laptops

Lenovo ThinkPad T14s (AMD Ryzen) review: Stuck in the middle

A great keyboard but rivals deliver a more rounded set of capabilities for less
26 Mar 2021
Best laptops 2021: Acer, Apple, HP and more
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Laptops

Best laptops 2021: Acer, Apple, HP and more

We've rounded up the best notebooks, ultrabooks, and ultraportables around
25 Mar 2021
Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective
Acer Chromebook 714
Laptops

Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective

Acer’s Chromebook undercuts the competition while still offering a stylish design
19 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
AMD unveils Ryzen 5000 Pro chips for business laptops
An AMD Ryzen Pro 5000 processor inside a laptop
Hardware

AMD unveils Ryzen 5000 Pro chips for business laptops

The company claims the mobile CPUs will outperform Intel's 11th-generation 'Tiger Lake' vPro processors
16 Mar 2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 might offer both AMD and Intel chips
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 15-inch model sitting on a desk
Laptops

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 might offer both AMD and Intel chips

The next-generation Surface Laptop will reportedly offer more processor options
9 Mar 2021
Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (late 2020) review: A compelling combination
Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (late 2020) rear view
Laptops

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (late 2020) review: A compelling combination

A smart, mid-range 15.6in convertible with a focus on frill-free value and competency
9 Mar 2021
Asus ZenBook 14 UX425J review: An affordable dose of lightweight luxury
Asus ZenBook 14 UX425J open
Laptops

Asus ZenBook 14 UX425J review: An affordable dose of lightweight luxury

This is one of the most affordable ZenBooks around - but is it a bargain, or too good to be true?
5 Mar 2021