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How to create the ultimate USB rescue kit

How to create the ultimate USB rescue kit

We reveal how to create a Windows Recovery Drive and the best free tools to include with it.
May 25 2018, 1:27PM
HP OfficeJet Pro 6960 review: a good-value all-in-one printer

HP OfficeJet Pro 6960 review: a good-value all-in-one printer

Looking for an everyday printer for home or a small office? This HP all-in-one could be just what you need.
May 24 2018, 11:57AM
Dell XPS 13 2018 review: finally, a MacBook Pro killer

Dell XPS 13 2018 review: finally, a MacBook Pro killer

Dell’s new flagship laptop is thinner, faster and has longer battery life than its predecessor.
May 4 2018, 1:32PM
Top 10 applets to help automate your business

Top 10 applets to help automate your business

Save time with Slack, Gmail, Trello, Google Drive and other apps by using the free automation tool, IFTTT.
May 2 2018, 10:02AM
The new Gmail: what's new and how to get it

The new Gmail: what's new and how to get it

How to use the new Smart Replies, self-destruct emails, 'snoozing' and 'nudging' emails and more.
Apr 26 2018, 10:11AM
Gmail vs Outlook: which is best for productivity and business?

Gmail vs Outlook: which is best for productivity and business?

Google’s email service is the reigning champion, but Microsoft’s is rapidly improving. We put the two head-to-head.
Apr 19 2018, 11:06PM
Gmail is about to receive its biggest redesign in years

Gmail is about to receive its biggest redesign in years

New features include offline support, smart replies and the ability to ‘snooze’ emails.
Apr 13 2018, 11:53AM
How to see if Cambridge Analytica has your Facebook info

How to see if Cambridge Analytica has your Facebook info

Facebook says 311,127 Australian accounts may have been affected. Here’s how to find out if yours was one of them.
Apr 11 2018, 10:05PM
Lenovo Yoga 920 review: a flipping powerhouse

Lenovo Yoga 920 review: a flipping powerhouse

But is Lenovo’s latest 2-in-1 laptop with its price premium? We put it to the test.
Apr 11 2018, 6:46AM
Trim down Windows with this free tool

Trim down Windows with this free tool

Auslogics Windows Slimmer can remove old Windows data and even bloated applications.
Apr 9 2018, 9:29PM
Hands-on with the new 9.7in iPad: it's even better value

Hands-on with the new 9.7in iPad: it's even better value

Apple’s 2018 mainstream tablet now has Pencil support – at half the price of the iPad Pro.
Mar 29 2018, 10:15PM
New Facebook privacy tools released in wake of scandal

New Facebook privacy tools released in wake of scandal

The social media giant has updated its privacy controls and a new Firefox extension stops Facebook from snooping on your browsing.
Mar 29 2018, 9:56AM
13 tips and tricks to help you master Dropbox

13 tips and tricks to help you master Dropbox

From recovering lost files to hosting a website, there’s so much more to Dropbox than file storage.
Mar 28 2018, 9:23PM
How to get started with an Amazon Echo and Alexa

How to get started with an Amazon Echo and Alexa

Don’t have your own personal assistant? Why not get a digital one? We explain how to set up and use the popular smart speaker.
Mar 16 2018, 10:59AM
Samsung Galaxy S9 review: Are you better off with an S8?

Samsung Galaxy S9 review: Are you better off with an S8?

The biggest competitor to Samsung’s latest flagship phone could be its predecessor. We compare the two handsets.
Mar 15 2018, 4:57PM
Google Home Mini review: a good-value voice assistant

Google Home Mini review: a good-value voice assistant

Google’s $79 smart speaker is big on smarts but has one dumb flaw.
Mar 9 2018, 8:06AM
Asus VC239H review: a budget belter of a monitor

Asus VC239H review: a budget belter of a monitor

This 23in 1080p monitor shows you don't spend up big for a good-quality panel.
Mar 1 2018, 9:50PM
PwC and Xero make it easier to get government grants

PwC and Xero make it easier to get government grants

PwC’s Nifty Grants now integrates with Xero, further simplifying the process of applying for government incentives.
Feb 28 2018, 6:23PM
Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

They're stunning but are they worth the premium price? We take Samsung’s new flagship phones for a spin.
Feb 27 2018, 11:12AM
Your guide to the CPU flaws: to patch or not to patch?

Your guide to the CPU flaws: to patch or not to patch?

What are Meltdown and Spectre? Are you affected? Is it safe to install updates for the flaws? We answer your questions.
Feb 23 2018, 6:01AM

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