Barry Collins

Recent articles by Barry Collins

This Dell 5K monitor has twice the resolution of a 27in iMac

This Dell 5K monitor has twice the resolution of a 27in iMac

If you work in professional graphics, this is where high resolution monitors are headed.
Sep 19 2014, 6:35PM
Spend a lot of your work day using Office 365?

Spend a lot of your work day using Office 365?

Microsoft has released Office Delve, a new app for Office 365 business customers that presents a dashboard of relevant information to them.
Sep 19 2014, 6:32PM
Surface Pro 3 issues fixed with update

Surface Pro 3 issues fixed with update

A new firmware update for the Surface Pro 3 promises to fix the Wi-Fi problems that have affected early adopters of the new tablet.
Sep 19 2014, 6:30PM
Google plays down leak of Gmail passwords

Google plays down leak of Gmail passwords

Google has denied that a leaked list of five million Gmail addresses and passwords was the result of an attack on the company.
Sep 19 2014, 6:26PM
Microsoft OneDrive will let you upload 10GB files

Microsoft OneDrive will let you upload 10GB files

Use Microsoft's OneDrive for syncing your files? This might be of interest.
Sep 18 2014, 1:30PM
Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 reviewed: exceptional pieces of hardware

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 reviewed: exceptional pieces of hardware

Powerful and desirable with great battery life – Microsoft gets the hybrid tablet formula right at the second attempt. Read the review.
Jan 23 2014, 7:18PM
The Leap Motion gesture controller reviewed

The Leap Motion gesture controller reviewed

Few products have generated as much hype as the Leap Motion gesture controller; none have so miserably failed to live up to their billing.
Dec 3 2013, 11:45AM
The good and bad: A review of the Microsoft Surface with Windows RT

The good and bad: A review of the Microsoft Surface with Windows RT

A unique, superbly designed tablet that’s ideal for mobile professionals, but it has too many compromises to make it a must-have.
Feb 6 2013, 9:08AM
OneNote 2013: Still excellent for note-taking?

OneNote 2013: Still excellent for note-taking?

Need a good list-taking program? We look at whether Microsoft's new OneNote 2013 is worth getting.
Oct 22 2012, 4:08PM
PowerPoint 2013: Less death by PowerPoint?

PowerPoint 2013: Less death by PowerPoint?

Run your slideshow on a touchscreen tablet using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 and it has the potential to transform your performance. Read the review.
Oct 16 2012, 4:42PM
Excel 2013: What's good, what's irritating

Excel 2013: What's good, what's irritating

If you rely on spreadsheets will Excel 2013 make your life any easier? Read about the new Chart, Quick Analysis and PivotTable capabilities and more.
Oct 15 2012, 4:45PM
Word 2013: Editing PDFs, Read Mode, touch control explained

Word 2013: Editing PDFs, Read Mode, touch control explained

Want to know more about Microsoft Word 2013? Read about the new Read Mode, how easy (or hard) it is to control with a touchscreen, PDF editing and more.
Oct 11 2012, 4:12PM
Office 365 for the home: Office Web Apps, SkyDrive, Skype explained

Office 365 for the home: Office Web Apps, SkyDrive, Skype explained

Want to know more about the Microsoft Office 2013 / 365 that connect you to the cloud? Read more about Skype, SkyDdrive and Office Web Apps.
Oct 10 2012, 12:33PM
Should you wait for a Windows 8 tablet?

Should you wait for a Windows 8 tablet?

The Microsoft Surface is coming, bringing the ability to run Windows programs, pen control and ability for several people to use the one device. Read more and decide if it's worth waiting for.
Aug 13 2012, 10:57AM

Log In

Username / Email:
Password:
  |  Forgot your password?