Z97 and Devil’s Canyon on test


Intel’s 2014 desktop gear is finally here, but is it worth updating to? We test two new CPUs and all the major flagship motherboards to find out.

MSI Z97 XPower AC


The MSI Z97 XPower AC board is aimed at hardcore overclockers.

Gigabyte Z97 Gaming G1 WiFi BK


The Gigabyte Z97 Gaming G1 is individually stress tested for 168 hours before shipment.

ASUS Z97 Deluxe


The ASUS Z97 Deluxe has features beyond compare.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z97X Killer


The ASRock Fatal1ty Z97X Killer offers premium performance without the excessive price tag.

Using Automator Services to automate your workflow


In the second instalment of a series on OS X’s oft-overlooked Automator tool, Matthew JC. Powell uses it to enhance another powerful feature you might have missed: Services.

Samsung Galaxy S5 review

Samsung Galaxy S5 review

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is a triumph of technology, which is let down by some disappointing Samsung software.

Amazon vs Hachette is hurting everyone

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The controversy surrounding Amazon’s price war with book publisher Hachette shows the ugly side of online shopping’s biggest success story.

Mac OS X users can now play with Oculus Rift

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Mac developers can now unleash their brilliance on the Oculus Rift platform, with an update to the SDK delivering Mac OS X support.