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Widescreen laptops, yay or nay

Widescreen laptops, yay or nay

Is your laptop computer a daily workhorse for your job or the portal to your entertainment universe? There are pros and cons of going wide or square-ish when it comes to screen real estate – allow us to explain.

4 big reasons to keep your OS updated

4 big reasons to keep your OS updated

Ever been working on an important email or doc only to be interrupted with an “update required” message? Here’s 4 big reasons why you shouldn’t ignore or put off OS updates for too long!

4 buyer’s hints for soundbars

4 buyer’s hints for soundbars

Don’t know your 2.0 soundbar from your 5.1.4? What about how to choose the right size for your living room? Discover the answers, together with our top tips for your next soundbar purchase, here.

6 tips for buying a TV

6 tips for buying a TV

Televisions are getting bigger and better every year, and the holiday sales are an opportune time to score a great deal. The chances are, you’ll be able to replace your old model with something far superior and for much less money than you paid last time. Feeling a...

Using your devices safely in public

Using your devices safely in public

There’s never been a stronger demand for keeping our devices connected and online whenever possible, but how safe is public WiFi, for example? We’ve put together a list of our top safety precautions to keep you and your computer, tablet and smart phone rid of stranger...

Screentime and minimising blue light

Screentime and minimising blue light

Have you ever binged on Netflix or scrolled through your social media feed before bedtime? Did you know our regular behaviours are surrounding us with artificial blue light from our devices – and it’s tricking and stimulating our bodies into a daytime state of mind?

How to buy a printer

How to buy a printer

Laser or inkjet, single or multi-function? Buying the right printer can be a little daunting, with so many new products on the market! Here’s our top tips to make your next printer purchase easier. Does it work with my devices? The latest printers are generally...

4 ways to improve your home theatre audio

4 ways to improve your home theatre audio

When you’re watching just about any film or TV show, the audio is often as important as the visuals. We’ve put together our top tips for getting the best out of your home theatre speakers – so you can make your room feel a lot more like the movies.

The keyboard shortcuts everyone should know

The keyboard shortcuts everyone should know

Let’s face it – overusing the computer mouse is a bad habit and not always the most precise or quickest way to get the job done. Whether you’re an avid multi-tasker or just looking to save the strain on your wrist, keyboard shortcuts can make a massive difference!