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Flash drive delights

Q: What is more portable than a laptop, tablet, or smartphone? A: A USB flash drive. And there you have it, in two short lines: the reason why I (together with many, many others) love flash drives. So much that I (together with many, many others) …

Top tech products 2016

2016 is nearing the end and it is time to reflect on the amazing tech developments. Google, Microsoft, Apple and many other manufacturers have endeavoured to push the limit with new devices. So without further ado, here are the top tech products of …

New MacBook released!

  Apple has been leading the charge in the design of laptops for a few years now. There has, however, been a steady decline in laptop demand, partly due to new developments in smartphone and tablet technology. Apple has tried to incorporate more …

End of the PC era?

These days, tech journalists are predicting the imminent demise of the desktop computer. They base their forecast on the latest sales figures which revealed that a total of 87.5 million PCs were shipped in the second quarter of 2012, 0.1% less than in the …

Life too short to safely remove USB stick?

Then don’t. Read on to find out how to quickly pull out a USB device from your Windows computer without suffering the consequences of your impatience. You have been warned about the bad things that happen if you snatch an external USB drive from your …

Ultrabooks: another fad?

This year's Consumer Electronics Show has put Ultrabooks in the limelight, but does this new technology have a place in your digital lifestyle? The term Ultrabook was coined by Intel with the introduction of some of their new processors. An Ultrabook is a …