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  • How to make your Android browser a desktop browser
    Phones

    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
    Tablets

    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
    Online

    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
    Cameras

    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
    Online

    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?
    Online

    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
    Online

    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
    Home Cinema

    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...