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Orb Gaming Virtual Archer – Review
VR and AR like devices and their connecting software have improved greatly in recent years. Take, for example, this virtual bow.
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Glowstone Flashlight – Review
If you think torches are all the same, think again. This versatile new flashlight could be a real game changer.
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Colour Replacement in Photoshop
By using some of the selection tools, along with the Hue/Saturation controls, we can change the colour of individual objects in our photos
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How To Clear Windows Update Cache
It’s often necessary then, when dealing with an uncooperative update, to clear the update cache and start re-downloading from fresh. Here’s how it’s done.
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Kill Some Time With These 10 Fascinating Websites
Here are 10 fascinating and unique websites we’ve managed to track down, for you to explore and waste a few more minutes of your time over.
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Tech Support Scams
Microsoft has recently released its 2018 global tech support scam research paper which examines the incidence and consequences of tech support scams worldwide.
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A Brief History of Linux
A quick reminisce of Linux distro’s long gone made us think one day about the history of this wonderful OS and its journey over the last couple of decades.
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Raspberry Pi
New Raspberry Pi Out Now
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced the latest in its Pi models: the Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+.
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9 Ways to Spot Scam Emails
A checklist to help anyone who is worried about the scammers to spot a suspect email message, both known scams and those that will undoubtedly appear in the future.
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Enable Parental Lock on Google Play
If you are like many people who happily hand over your phone or tablet to children or grandchildren, you would be wise to set the controls provided in the Google
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Best Free Antivirus Software 2018
Worried about ransomware, spyware, malware and viruses? Then look no further, as we take a look at three of the very best free antivirus programs available for your Windows PC.
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Activating and Using Siri on Your iPhone
Siri is a fantastic feature of the iPhone and turns your smartphone into your very own personal assistant, and it’s getting better all the time.
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Linux Distros worth trying
4 Linux Distros Worth Testing
The variety of Linux distros is quite staggering at times, and with so many to choose from it’s often difficult to decide which to download and test.
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Installing a Desktop Environment in Kali Linux
Previously you installed Kali Linux on Windows 10 as its own app. Launching it brings up the Kali Linux command prompt and from there you can enter most of the
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Otto Q Wireless Charging Pad
Otto Q Wireless Charging Pad Review
If you own an iPhone 8/8 Plus or newer, you can charge it without using a power cord. Instead you place it on a wireless charging pad, and it charges
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