How to update your software

Knowing how to keep your software updated can improve your computer's stability and security and let you know about new features.

Free Downloads

Five free alternatives to paid software

Purchasing software to get the most out of your computer can cost a fortune. But these alternatives to paid software can be just as good – or better – because they’re free!

Technology News

Is your antivirus tracking you?

The latest privacy policy update of one of the largest antivirus software companies has revealed that it will start selling users’ non-personal data to third parties from 15 October.

Computer Tutorials

How to check for updates

Are your devices running too slowly? You may not have even noticed your software is out of date. Here’s how to check for updates on all of your devices.

Software & Downloads

Drew reviews Dragon’s software

Voice recognition now allows you to control your whole computer via spoken commands.


April 8 death date for Windows XP

From next Tuesday, the 13-year-old Windows XP platform will no longer be supported by Microsoft, leaving any user still using the software vulnerable.

Computer Tutorials

Updating Microsoft Word

Drew shares a free software update which allows you to open .docx files which are created by users of new versions of Microsoft Word.


Upgrading your iPhone to iOS 6

Apple released their latest free software upgrade iOS 6 yesterday which includes new features such as Apple’s new Maps app, better social networking integration and much more. Drew explains how to backup your phone and upgrade to iOS 6.


Free Anti-Virus Software for Apple Mac

Contrary to popular opinion, Apple Macs are susceptible to many of the same viruses which infect PCs. Whilst the Mac is vastly better at protection from viruses, anti-virus software is still advisable. So which should you choose?