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If you use an Android smartphone or mobile device as part of your personal or professional life, losing it or just not being able to find it can be frustrating.  Fortunately if it is lost or stolen, then it’s simple to find it, and if…

Microsoft’s Edge web browser has much going for it, such as integration with Cortana, seamless syncing of bookmarks and passwords across all your PCs, Android smartphone and tablet, and iPhone, and it’s excellent Reading list functionality.  With each new Feature Pack in Windows it gets better,…

Sometimes you want to browser the Internet securely and anonymously, with no trace of what you’ve been doing left on your PC.  There are many reasons why you might want to do this, such as checking your online banking on a public computer in a…

We all work on sensitive and private documents and websites at times, and doing this in privacy when people can be walking around you can be a difficult thing.  Fortunately there are some quick and easy ways to secure your desktop to prevent other people…

If you’re a Windows Enthusiast, and want to find out what’s coming next to the operating system, you can join the Windows Insider Programme.  This is pre-release programme, otherwise known as a beta.  The downside is that the versions of Windows 10 you’d be using…

If you watch video online on your PC, perhaps YouTube or Netflix, did you know that you can send the video signal live to your TV and have it play there instead?  Many modern TVs support screen casting, which allows wireless streaming of video from…

If you own a Cortana-powered smart device, such as the Harmon Kardon Invoke speaker, or the GLAS Thermostat, you can manage and control them from a Windows 10 PC.  You do this by clicking the Cortana icon or search box on your desktop Taskbar and in…

If you’re a gamer in a busy household you might not always be able to game on the Xbox console connected to your television.  The good news though is that you can stream your Xbox games to any other Windows 10 PC on your home…