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What’s the Point of a Wireless Hard Drive, and Do I Need One?

April 6, 2016 - 8:41 pm in Software

As consumers continue to shift their lives away from the desktop and onto their mobile devices, having an external hard drive that can you connect to without any cables is a convenient way to stash away photos, videos, and music you want to take with you…


Hospital forced to go back to paper after ransomware outbreak

April 5, 2016 - 8:37 pm in Software

A ransomware infection has claimed yet another victim, and it’s yet another health care provider. MedStar Health is now leaning on old-school paper…


Raspberry Pi 3 vs Raspberry Pi 2 – what’s the difference?

March 2, 2016 - 2:18 am in Software

 The originally Raspberry Pi was something of a revelation: a hobbyist’s computer available for very little cash. Its main problem was that it was…

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – release date, videos & pre-order

January 26, 2016 - 4:00 pm in Software

Deus Ex: Human Revolution did a brilliant job of reviving the long-dormant franchise back in 2011. It stay true to the feel of the first two games, the team here enjoyed it greatly, it reviewed well, and now this year we’re going to get a sequel in the form…

How to take a screenshot on a PC

January 20, 2016 - 3:22 pm in Software

Taking a screenshot in Windows used to be as simple as pressing the Print Screen button, but there are now a wealth of tools, both built into Windows and via third-party applications, meaning that taking a screenshot and using it in project you're working…

Top tech predictions 2016 – what will be big this year?

January 17, 2016 - 3:16 pm in Software

Technology, as you don't have to be reminded, moves at a scary pace, with every year bringing around huge changes. But, what are the technologies and products that are really going to make a big difference in 2016? That's what we're setting out in this article.…


Even smart TVs can get ransomware infections

December 19, 2015 - 2:58 am in Software

  It’s bad enough that some smart TVs track all your viewing by default and upload it to remote servers. Now, Symantec has figured out how to infect a TV with ransomware. That’s bad news, because if the good guys have figured out how to do it, the…


Microsoft finally makes the Windows environment variable editor usable

October 31, 2015 - 12:01 am in Software

  It’s been clear from the very first Insider builds that Microsoft wants to make sure they get Windows 10 right. What wasn’t clear was just how far they were willing to go. The environment variables screen isn’t a place that most Windows users…


How To Remotely Copy Files Over SSH Without Entering Your Password

October 14, 2015 - 1:29 pm in Software

SSH is a lifesaver when you need to remotely manage a computer, but did you know you can also upload and download files, too? Using SSH keys, you can skip having to enter passwords and use this for scripts! This process works on Linux and Mac OS, provided…

Roku OS 7 improves content discovery and mobile app

October 7, 2015 - 12:27 pm in Apps, Software

  In Roku's last operating system update that rolled out in May, it introduced much-needed search functionality to make finding content and channels infinitely easier. Alongside search, Roku Feed also made its first appearance. This allows you to subscribe…