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How to make your Android browser a desktop browser

How to make your Android browser a desktop browser

By 16 March 2012

One of the common complaints of mobile browsers is that you get served mobile versions of websites, a particular problem for Honeycomb devices, but also anyone using Gingerbread on a cheaper tablet. But you can easily make your Android browser identify... >>

How to turn your BlackBerry Playbook into a Kindle Fire

How to turn your BlackBerry Playbook into a Kindle Fire

By 24 February 2012

If you are waiting for Amazon's Kindle Fire to be released in the UK there is now an alternative - the BlackBerry PlayBook. But wait, we hear you cry, the BlackBerry PlayBook doesn't have a Kindle app. That's correct, however with a bit of jiggery-pokery... >>

How to get new Facebook Timeline right now

How to get new Facebook Timeline right now

By 23 September 2011

Facebook has announced what many will see as its biggest overhaul yet at its annual F8 developer conference. Called Facebook Timeline, it gives you a much prettier, more visual profile page to share your Facebook life and will be rolling out to the 800m,... >>

Five bright ideas for low light photography

Five bright ideas for low light photography

By 1 February 2010

Photography is all about light. So,getting a decent shot when there's very little to play with is always going to be a tricky task. If you're a professional photographer or a keen enthusiast you'll know about this already and you'll probably have all... >>

How to upgrade to Windows 7

How to upgrade to Windows 7

By 23 October 2009

So, you want Windows 7. You've read our guide to Microsoft's latest OS, you've worked out the benefits of making the switch are the right one's for you, in fact you may already have chosen which version you want to install and have your Windows 7 disk... >>

Why is printing so bloody expensive?

Why is printing so bloody expensive?

By 20 October 2009

According to HP Media Test Expert, Thom Brown, the cost of printing has come down 30% in the last three years. The average user will get through 3.8 ink cartridges each year which works out as a cost of $6 per month. It's a good way of rationalising it... >>

How to buy the right printer for you

How to buy the right printer for you

By 19 October 2009

Printers aren't the sexiest of gadgets. We know this. But the fact remains that more and more people are choosing to print out their digital photos as well as using the things for letters, contracts and other documents. So, if you want to know how to... >>

How to make your own 3D glasses

How to make your own 3D glasses

By 22 September 2009

There are an array of 3DTV technologies and you won't be able to make glasses that work with all of them, well not unless you are McGuyver. The easiest and cheapest way to get yourself set up in 3D land, so you can view what the industry calls the "anaglyph... >>