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Check Android for Malicious Apps
Google Play Protect helps us do exactly that, scanning up to 50 billion apps every day, not only on the Play Store, but also on your Android devices. It alsoRead more.
WhatsApp Hack – Protect Yourself
As you may have read in the news media, the extremely popular Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp was recently discovered to have a flaw in it which could have allowed hackersRead more.
Understanding Hyperfocal Distance
A very important part of photography in general and landscape photography in particular is to ensure that your prime point of interest, your main elements are in sharp focus.Read more.
How to Use Google Home Routines
Routines are a set of actions that your Google Home can perform, activated by a single voice command. You can customise existing pre-set routines in the Google Home app, orRead more.
Set Up and Use Apple TV
Setting up your Apple TV isn’t hard, but if you’re new to Apple’s palm-sized video streamer, you might want a little advice. Here’s a guide to getting started with AppleRead more.
A Brief History of Coding
It’s easy to think that programming a machine to automate a process or calculate a value is a modern concept that’s only really happened in the last fifty years orRead more.
Using the Gmail Confidential Mode
You may not have realised it yet, but Gmail now has a Confidential mail mode. This allows you to send an email which cannot be forwarded, can’t be copied andRead more.
10 Tips for Staying Safe on WhatsApp
With over a billion users worldwide, accounts of terrorists using WhatsApp, along with hackers, scammers and all manner of nefarious individuals and groups are always in the popular media.Read more.
Eject Water from an Apple Watch
The second, third and fourth generation Apple Watches came with a really useful feature – they are all waterproof. Find out how to eject any water from the watch afterRead more.
16 Pixel 3 Beginner Tips & Tricks
Android 9.0 brings a lot of changes to the Pixel 3 and Pixel XL phones. Lets take a look at some of the main new features of Pie on theRead more.
Triple Driver BT In-Ear Headphones – Review
Wireless Bluetooth headphones and earbuds have come a long way over the last few years, but can a wire-free audio experience truly satisfy? Let’s take a look...Read more.
Why Choose Python?
There are many different programming languages available for the modern computer, and some still available for older 8 and 16-bit computers too. Some of these languages are designed for scientificRead more.
Remembering – Amstrad CPC 464
When Alan Sugar’s Amstrad bought out the Sinclair brand, the 8-bit world gave forth a bit of a shudder; after all, our precious Spectrum was now part of the companyRead more.
What To Do If You Are Hacked
Being the victim of a hack sounds scary to most people, but while you should take it seriously, there is often no need to panic. If you think you haveRead more.
MINIX NEO N42C-4 – Review
Another small computer from the world-leading MINIX, we hear you say? Don’t be fooled by its size, though, as this Windows 10 Pro powered, upgradable mini-PC packs a heck ofRead more.