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Canon Pixma MG6650 review

Canon Pixma MG6650

Canon perks up its affordable all-in-one, the £90 Pixma MG6650, and takes aim at the PC Pro A List

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Areca ARC-8050T2 review

Areca ARC-8050T2

Aimed at 4k video editing applications, Areca's ARC-8050T2 Thunderbolt 2 drive packs serious performance into a compact desktop chassis

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Swann NVW-470 All-In-One review

Swann NVW-470 All-In-One

Swann target small office surveillance with its IP camera and NVR bundle

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Vodafone Smart 4 Power review

Vodafone Smart 4 Power

Vodafone takes on the Moto G2, squeezing in 4G and a 5in screen for a mere £120

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Boston Value Series 350T review

Boston Value Series 350T

Boston's dual-socket Xeon E3 server packs a powerful punch for a reasonable outlay

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Brother HL-L8350CDW review

Brother HL-L8350CDW

Brother's HL-L8350CDW compact laser printer targets small business on an even smaller budget

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Panda Cloud Office Protection Advanced 6.81 review

Panda Cloud Office Protection Advanced 6.81

Panda's Cloud Office Protection takes cloud security, drops the cost and makes it easy to setup

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Synology Rackstation RS3614xs+ review

Synology Rackstation RS3614xs+

The Synology Rackstation RS3614xs+ makes a grab for the A-list crown with an impressive list of features, and Synology's superb DSM 5 management software

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HP Envy 15 x360 review

HP Envy 15 x360

HP brings a touch of flexibility to its new 15in laptop, a reasonable price and plenty of power

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Steve Cassidy

Michael Dell: Cloud infrastructure is the roads, bridges and highways of the 21st century

Michael Dell was in a quotable mood at the recent Dell Summit in Brussels. Having retaken control of his vast PC-making empire over the last 18 months or so,...

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Steve Cassidy

How to check your identity hasn’t been sold to the hackers

Database breaches, in which giant corporates such as Adobe, eBay, or Sony lose track of copies of their user and billing databases, are becoming almost weekly...

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Barry Collins

Tim Cook: this is how much TV has changed since the 70s

The stress of last week's big Apple announcements must be getting to Tim Cook. The man needs a holiday. That can be the only explanation for some bizarre comments...

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Tim Danton

Westminster wins the .London battle

1&1 and Fasthosts have produced an interesting heatmap of successful .London registrations, which would seem to suggest that the hotbed of web-savvy...

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BlackBerry Passport UK release date, features, specs, and rumours: when is the new BlackBerry coming out?

The square Passport smartphone from BlackBerry has gained a lot of attention recently. Here we'll round up all of the latest rumours surrounding the BlackBerry Passport release date, specs and features, plus anything else interesting that develops along the way.

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OS X Yosemite release date, price and key new features

Apple released the Developer Preview of its latest Mac operating system in July, but the new OS hasn't yet been made available to the public. Here, we take a look at the OS X Yosemite release date, price and new features.

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How to change keyboard in iOS 8: customise the iPhone 6 keyboard

Apple has finally allowed users to customise their input settings with iOS 8; here, we explain how to change the keyboard in iOS 8

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The 7 best Chromebooks of 2014

Tempted to take Chrome OS for a spin? We explain the key features to look for in a Chromebook, and compare the best seven Chromebooks on the market today

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How to sell more ebooks on Amazon

Kevin Partner reveals what happens when Amazon puts its weight behind a self-published title

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10 ways to make your business more secure

With a third of small businesses falling victim to online crime, this is where we explain the risks and how best to protect yourself

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Top five VoIP mistakes

If you're switching to a network-based phone system, make sure you avoid these top five VoIP mistakes.

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How to add in-app purchasing to an iPhone, Android or Windows app

We show you how to add in-app purchases to an iPhone, Android or Windows app with a few lines of code and the help of 1Touch

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Create a mailing list in MailChimp

Carefully targeted, well-designed emails to an opt-in audience can increase web traffic and conversions more effectively than the most active social media campaign

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Tracking a stolen Android phone with Prey

If you're worried about your Android device being lost or stolen, here's how to install the free Prey anti-theft tool that can help you track it down should the worst happen

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Installing Ubuntu on a Chromebook

Setting up Ubuntu on your Chromebook isn't hard to do: here's a simple guide to the steps involved.

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Setting up Java and the Android SDK for app development

Here's how to install all the support files you need to start writing, testing and distributing Android apps

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