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Bet you didn't know you could tweak a Surface's Registry. You can, and this hack helps reduce touchscreen lag time
Can't afford Apple's version? Well if you are able and have the parts, why not make your own
Now you need to manually change your settings in order to show brands' Pages
A new class of software tells fibs on your behalf. Are these apps unethical?
Flash memory is much faster and can offer faster boot times and application loading times
The latest fine-tuned beta version of Window 8 is now available for your testing pleasure. It's free.
These alternative licenses improve on existing copyright law by enabling content owners to promote the sharing of their work
It's possible to go viral - do you have what it takes?
We explain how to speed up your PC with an advanced technique known as "short stroking"
Learn what a Klout score is, how it works, and how you can make it work for you
Looking to learn a new skill? We have a few tips to help amateur coders get started on writing their own sites and web apps
The upgrade will roll out over Wi-Fi during the next several weeks but why wait? We show you how to get it now.
You've password-protected your computer, but it remains vulnerable to mischief until you've done the same for your BIOS
If you have to close an MNO down, there is a 'right' way to do it
How we assembled an inexpensive gaming rig that delivers solid frame rates and is poised for future upgrades.
If you need to get new hardware, you should ensure that it not only works with Windows 8, but performs optimally with Microsoft's new baby
Thinking about encrypting your Apple or Android tablet? The process can be daunting, but here's how to do it.
You can do it for free, but you'll need to use multiple tools and utilities specifically designed to tax each major component
Learn how to control Excel worksheets with spin buttons, scrollbars, option buttons, and checkboxes.
A free e-book explains how the hot new social network works, why you should be using it to drive leads and traffic, and how to get started.
Android allows for more customisation and has cheaper apps - there's so much you can do
Check out four top tips on getting your app approved
Can FTP clients be used with an iPad? Turns out, they can
You might not be able to become a billionaire, but here are some monetising tips
Career coaches weigh in on how tech pros can shine in their job interviews