Technology Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 18, 2015

Smart cities: How sensors, data and analytics can transform millions of urban lives

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Posted by Curtis Moldrich on December 18, 2015

Technology Will Save Us: This UK startup is making kids excited about tech

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Posted by Steve Cassidy on December 17, 2015

Why Shrek won’t be appearing in Star Wars – The technology behind the blockbusters

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Posted by William Stanton on December 16, 2015

From Virtuality to reality: How virtual reality will change everything

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 16, 2015

The 10 best Netflix Christmas films for kids and adults: What to watch this Christmas

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Posted by Curtis Moldrich on December 15, 2015

GoPro releases KILLER app for Apple Watch

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 14, 2015

How to unlock your phone on EE, Vodafone, O2 or Virgin Mobile

TAG Heuer Connected: Watch face and body
Posted by Riyad Emeran on December 14, 2015

TAG Heuer Connected review: The smartwatch for watch lovers

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 14, 2015

Meet TAF20, the turbine-aided firefighting robot of the future

Windows 10 tips, tricks and help - Disable Flash
Posted by Ian Betteridge on December 11, 2015

You’ll soon be able to make Microsoft Edge run more slowly as extensions near release

Google Pixel C review: Keyboard keys
Posted by Ian Betteridge on December 11, 2015

Rumour of the day: Was the Google Pixel C really meant to run Chrome OS?

Dell XPS 13 with award
Posted by Sasha Muller on December 10, 2015

Dell XPS 13 9350 review: The Windows ultraportable, perfected

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 10, 2015

Pebble performs “miracles” to bring Timeline to original smartwatch

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Posted by Curtis Moldrich on December 9, 2015

How to upgrade a PS4 hard drive: Need more storage? Here’s how to replace your HDD

Google Pixel C review: Tablet attached to keyboard
Posted by William Stanton on December 8, 2015

Google Pixel C review: Now with Google Assistant

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 8, 2015

Google’s Eric Schmidt calls for a “spell-check for hate” to battle ISIS

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 7, 2015

Spotify’s Year in Music 2015 is an eye-opening insight into how the world consumes music

Nvidia Shield TV review: Console, remote and controller
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 4, 2015

Nvidia Shield TV review (2015): The best Android TV device you can buy

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Posted by Kieran Alger on December 4, 2015

Can you really trust your fitness tracker?

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Posted by William Stanton on December 3, 2015

Best Kodi skins 2018: Install these 8 themes to make Jarvis even better

Misfit Shine 2 review: Multicoloured LEDs indicate progress towards your goals, and also the time
Posted by Jonathan Bray on December 2, 2015

Misfit Shine 2 review: More than just a fitness tracker

Nokia Ozo close
Posted by Alan Martin on December 2, 2015

Nokia Ozo now available for pre-order, but only if you’re loaded

Whatsapp is now free
Posted by Alan Martin on December 2, 2015

Android WhatsApp censors links to rival app

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 1, 2015

How the British Olympic rowing team used technology to prepare for Rio and take Gold

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 1, 2015

Should PS4 gamers worry about Party Chat being monitored following Paris attacks?

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 1, 2015

Here’s how much data we add to the internet every minute

iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 4
Posted by Jonathan Bray on November 30, 2015

Apple iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 4: Which convertible tablet is best for you?

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 30, 2015

You’ll never guess how many old Nokia screens fit into the iPhone 6s’ Retina Display

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Posted by Sasha Muller on November 27, 2015

Asus Transformer Book T100HA review: Small and imperfectly formed

Cryptography machine Bletchley Park
Posted by Stuart Andrews on November 27, 2015

The history of cryptography

Apple watch Burns Man's Wrist
Posted by David Court on November 27, 2015

Apple Watch burns Danish man’s wrist

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Posted by Alan Martin on November 26, 2015

Robot pheromones make machines act like ants

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Posted by Ian Betteridge on November 26, 2015

This 1967 video predicted Amazon, NestCam, online banking and the future of the PC

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Posted by James O Malley on November 26, 2015

Support net neutrality and ad-blocking? You’re a hypocrite

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Posted by Curtis Moldrich on November 26, 2015

What is Li-Fi internet? 1GB/sec transfers speeds, 100 times faster than normal Wi-Fi

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Posted by William Stanton on November 25, 2015

Best UK laptop deals for Cyber Monday 2017: So long Black Friday, it’s time for Cyber Monday

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Posted by Steve Cassidy on November 25, 2015

Want to work from home? Five steps to deciding on the best VPN

Laser on a wall
Posted by Stuart Andrews on November 25, 2015

The laser changed everything. This is its story

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on November 25, 2015

Apple buys Star Wars motion-capture firm Faceshift

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Posted by Sasha Muller on November 24, 2015

How to use 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

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Posted by William Stanton on November 24, 2015

10 Windows 10 problems and how you can solve them

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Posted by Alphr on November 24, 2015

Want to write for Alphr? Here are a few guidelines

MSI GE72 2QD Apache Pro
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 24, 2015

MSI GE72 2QD Apache Pro review: A dream laptop for gamers

Kids in school
Posted by Ian Betteridge on November 24, 2015

Games as motivation: What can teachers learn from game design?

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Posted by Alan Martin on November 23, 2015

Sky Q: the set-top box that’ll transform how you watch TV

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Posted by Alphr on November 23, 2015

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Posted by Darien Graham-Smith on November 23, 2015

Remote working: How your team can work from home effectively in the UK

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 23, 2015

12 KILLER features of OS X 10.11 El Capitan: Everything you need to know to become a Mac expert

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Posted by Alan Martin on November 23, 2015

Google Glass finds a home in the operating theatre

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 23, 2015

Microsoft creates Forum, a trendy Tinder-like app to boost company communication