Tag: Google

Stay safe online with two-step authentication

by Computing Helpdesk Privacy 18/10/2014 1 comment
How to avoid identity theft with two-factor authentication

Two-step authentication is a security measure designed to help stop theft of personal information from certain websites and email services. We explain how it works and show you how to set it up for the likes of Gmail, Facebook and Twitter. Read more about two-step authentication

IFA 2014 – Android TV to make European debut with Philips

by IFA 2014 TVs 04/09/2014 What's your opinion?

Android TV is poised to make its debut in the UK with a new generation of Philips smart TVs - but what's it all about? Read on to find out all the details

Android L vs iOS8 – who is borrowing from who?

by Apple Apps Smartphones Smartwatches Tablets 15/07/2014 4 comments

Both Google and Apple lay claim to plenty of 'firsts' when it comes to Android and iOS.  But as the operating systems become more similar we look at who has been 'borrowing' features from who. Read on to find out what's different and who did what first.

Make your tablet easier to use – Helpdesk Challenge

by Tablets 02/05/2014 9 comments
Using a tablet like a laptop

If you're finding tasks a little trickier these days, both Google Android and Apple iOS offer a wealth of features that make tablets easier to use. Find out more about getting more from your tablet

Best cheap tablets under £200 [update]

by Tablets 17/02/2014 20 comments
Cheap tablets

Don’t fancy spending £399 on a new iPad Air? There are plenty of cheap tablet alternatives available for half the price, or less. We take a look at five of the best. Read on for the best cheap tablets under £200

Samsung the most popular technology brand of 2013?

by News 20/01/2014 12 comments
Best tech brands 2013

We've added up the visits to our website from 2013 to find out which brand attracted the most clicks. Read on to find out which brand was the most popular in 2013

Helpdesk Challenge – Keeping your Google+ account private

by Apps Computing Helpdesk 17/01/2014 1 comment
Google Security

If you're a Google+ user you might be surprised to hear your Gmail account will soon be filling up with emails from people who you don't know. Read on to find out why, and how to prevent it

Best tablets 2014

by Tablets 30/12/2013 What's your opinion?
Best tablets 2014

This year saw strong tablet offerings from Apple, Google, Samsung and even more unlikely manufacturers like Tesco. Read on for our tablet highlights of 2013 and predictions for 2014

10 top Google search tips

by Computing Helpdesk 28/12/2013 17 comments
Google tips

Google search is a great way to find what you are looking for on the internet, but are you getting the most out of it? Master Google with our 10 top tips to find what you want more efficiently. Read our top Google tips

Best phones 2014

by Phones 26/12/2013 15 comments
Best phones 2014

From iPhones to oversized phablets, we take a look back at the best phones of 2013 and a look ahead at the phones we expect to see in 2014. Read more about the best phones of 2014