Z97 and Devil’s Canyon on test

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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

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

Gigabyte Z97 Gaming G1 WiFi BK

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

ASUS Z97 Deluxe

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The ASUS Z97 Deluxe has features beyond compare.

ASRock Fatal1ty Z97X Killer

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

Using Automator Services to automate your workflow

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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

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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.