Clare Hopping
What is an embedded system?
Microprocessors
Hardware

What is an embedded system?

We explain the key characteristics of an embedded system, their benefits and challenges
14 Oct 2020
What is phishing?
phishing

What is phishing?

From banking scams to industrial espionage, we look at why phishing is so lucrative
13 Oct 2020
16 top BBC micro:bit projects
Hardware

16 top BBC micro:bit projects

Learn everything from beginner projects to challenges for confident coders
13 Oct 2020
What is data and big data mining? An easy guide
Business strategy

What is data and big data mining? An easy guide

You have a lot of data, but how do you find the right data to make a business decision?
30 Sep 2020
IoT privacy and security concerns
Security

IoT privacy and security concerns

We take a look at what's needed to really secure internet-connected devices
29 Sep 2020
Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge
Best browsers
web browser

Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge

We put the web's three most popular browsers head-to-head
23 Sep 2020
How to enable private browsing on any device
An iPhone user beginning a private browsing session on their device
privacy

How to enable private browsing on any device

Want to know how to surf the web privately on Windows, Mac, iOS or Android devices? Here's our private browsing guide
22 Sep 2020
How to delete a Facebook business page
Facebook web page
social media

How to delete a Facebook business page

Follow these steps to erase your Facebook page if it's a duplicate, out of date or inaccessible
15 Sep 2020
What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know
web browser

What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

Microsoft's replacement for Internet Explorer now functions as a genuine alternative to Chrome
9 Sep 2020
What is Ethernet? The standards, explained
Network & Internet

What is Ethernet? The standards, explained

We take a deep-dive into the backbone of modern networking
9 Sep 2020
The best big data technologies
Business strategy

The best big data technologies

We round up the top big data storage, data mining, analysis and visualisation tools
28 Aug 2020
Raspberry Pi 3 B+ review: Petite perfection
Hardware

Raspberry Pi 3 B+ review: Petite perfection

Improved networking and performance makes this tiny microcomputer even more attractive
21 Aug 2020
How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD
operating systems

How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD

The move to a solid-state disk will make your Windows PC faster
3 Aug 2020
Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 review: Best in class
Laptops

Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 review: Best in class

If you're in the market for a 2-in-1, you'll be hard-pressed to find a more well-rounded package than this
3 Aug 2020
How to boot Windows 10 in Safe Mode
Windows 10 logo
Software

How to boot Windows 10 in Safe Mode

Everything you need to know about starting Windows 10 securely and returning to normal boot
27 Jul 2020
Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?
Microsoft Windows

Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?

We take a look at one of the most basic - and most powerful - features in Windows 10
22 Jul 2020
What is regression testing?
Software

What is regression testing?

We explain the principles of regression testing to ensure your applications and software are running at their best
20 Jul 2020
How to move apps to an SD card
Android
Google Android

How to move apps to an SD card

If your Android device is short on storage, you'll want to move data to external cards
20 Jul 2020
What is a gap analysis?
marketing strategy
Business strategy

What is a gap analysis?

Identify your business's weak points to make it more successful
15 Jul 2020
What is Facebook Analytics?
Facebook key
analytics

What is Facebook Analytics?

Google Analytics isn’t the only way to see how your business app or website is performing
10 Jul 2020
What is m-commerce?
Mobile

What is m-commerce?

The rise of m-commerce has made it vital for all companies to have mobile-responsive websites
10 Jul 2020
How to enable private browsing on any browser
web browser

How to enable private browsing on any browser

Whether it's Chrome, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge, here’s how to enable private browsing on every major browser
7 Jul 2020
Raspberry Pi: Top 38 projects to try yourself
Raspberry PI
Mobile

Raspberry Pi: Top 38 projects to try yourself

The best projects to try with the Raspberry Pi and Raspberry Pi Zero
29 Jun 2020
What is application software?
Business operations

What is application software?

We look at the characteristics that define applications, from stand-alone software to full-blown suites
22 May 2020
Apple MacBook Pro 13in (2018) review: Perfection, redefined
The Apple MacBook Pro 13in (2018) from the rear with the lid open
Laptops

Apple MacBook Pro 13in (2018) review: Perfection, redefined

Apple’s latest 13in notebook is virtually flawless
18 May 2020
What is user experience design?
Development

What is user experience design?

We explain the principles of user experience design and how to make sure you offer the best experience for your users
14 May 2020
What is virtualisation?
women uses virtual interface
VMware

What is virtualisation?

Ever wondered what virtual machines are and how they work? Here's our guide to virtualisation
4 May 2020
What is disruptive innovation?
Technology

What is disruptive innovation?

We explain what disruptive innovation is and some of the examples that have changed our lives
1 May 2020
The best Wi-Fi internet routers
wireless router
Network & Internet

The best Wi-Fi internet routers

Poor Wi-Fi coverage or slow speeds? Here are the best routers and access points to give your network a boost
28 Apr 2020
What does the future of work look like?
Silhouettes of a team of office workers with a blue technology overlay to represent the future
Careers & training

What does the future of work look like?

How remote working, automation and AI will affect the way we work
28 Apr 2020
Best Android smartphones 2019
Google Android

Best Android smartphones 2019

Here's a lowdown of the best devices for those who can't stand Apple
27 Apr 2020
How to block a number on iPhone
iPhone X with notch
Mobile

How to block a number on iPhone

Tired of PPI callers? Here's how to block unwanted calls on iOS 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11
21 Apr 2020
What is a DNS server?
Domain Name System (DNS)

What is a DNS server?

We explain what a DNS server is, how it works and how to avoid DNS hijacking
17 Apr 2020
What is ISO 27001?
Graphic representing security in either data protection or cyber security contexts
IT governance

What is ISO 27001?

We explain what ISO 27001 is and how it relates to IT management systems
8 Apr 2020
How to get help in Windows 10
operating systems

How to get help in Windows 10

Find out how to get expert help and support for Windows 10 from Microsoft and others
30 Mar 2020