Norton Internet Security 2011 review

| News | 08/09/2010 10:46am

In a recent worldwide survey involving thousands of people, security stalwart Symantec discovered that around two thirds of us have been victims of cyber crime. Hardly surprising when you consider the company blocked over three billion threats in 2009 alone, through its Norton products. Symantec updates its Norton AntiVirus and Internet Security suites every year, [...]

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PlayStation Vita review

| Buying Guides | 07/02/2012 05:23pm

Sony’s newest creation is a powerhouse media device, and the greatest portable gaming machine we’ve ever seen

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Asus Transformer Pad TF300T review

| Tablets | 26/06/2012 04:12pm

The baby Transformer is a real iPad alternative


Asus Eee PC T91 netbook – software review

| Buying Guides | 01/06/2009 02:56am

Following on from our exclusive review of the UK’s first production-spec Asus Eee PC T91, the Taiwanese company has finally decided what touch software to bundle with it, and dropped by our offices late last week to hand over another sample. As with the netbook itself, first impressions are good. The Eee Docking Touch software [...]


Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 review

| Tablets | 01/03/2012 11:20am

The new 10-inch Tab doesn’t have the power to take on the iPad 3


Gateway N020

| Buying Guides | 07/11/2009 09:59am

The N020 is the first laptop we’ve seen from Gateway in the past two years, since it was acquired by Acer in 2007. It uses a familiar design, and is similar in style to Acer’s previous generation TravelMate range. The 12.1-inch screen features a matt- TFT finish, so it’s easy to view on the daily [...]

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How to… secure your smartphone

| Tips & Tricks | 14/03/2012 12:52pm

Former security consultant Jon Thompson tells you everything you need to know to keep your smartphone safe online


Norton AntiVirus 2011 review

| Buying Guides | 08/09/2010 10:27am

Network Protection This area of Norton AntiVirus 2011 deals with the prevention and detection of network intrusions. The standard AntiVirus firewall is back and provides greater protection than the bog-standard Windows firewall, to stop potential threats from downloading to your laptop. You can turn this on and off here, although we’d recommend keeping it on [...]


Acer Aspire 4810TZ (Olympic Edition) review

| Buying Guides | 28/01/2010 01:00pm

In celebration of its partnership with the Olympic Games this winter, Acer has released the Aspire 4810TZ-414G50Mn (£580 inc. VAT), an ultraportable laptop that boasts superb power, usability and battery life. The 14-inch screen seems larger than other panels of this size and features a 1366 x 768-pixel resolution. Images are suitably sharp and colours [...]


HP iPAQ 914c Business Messenger

| Buying Guides | 07/11/2008 02:35pm

The HP iPAQ 914c is part of the company’s Business Messenger range, and is similar in style to the original RIM BlackBerry. Touches of chrome around the edges help to lift it above the mundane, and a matt finish to the rear makes it easier to grip. As with the BlackBerry, the display is fitted [...]