ASRock Z97 Extreme 4 review

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It’s been a long time since ASRock was that little manufacturer that made quirky and odd boards. If you’re going for a Z97 motherboard under $200, this is our pick of the bunch.

Arduino Projects: Wireless Arduino

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Long-time readers will know I’m not one to promote trendy marketing phrases and certainly ‘Internet of Things’ or ‘IoT’ is right up there with the best (worst) of them. But the concept behind the phrase is worth understanding as it drives the next generation of connected devices. Single-function or ‘embedded’ gadgets built from microcontrollers like… Continue reading

ASRock Fatal1ty H97 Performance review

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In an increasingly homogenised world, there are now established tropes for a “gamer” board. And this H97 motherboard adheres to them.

Best Windows Phone apps August 2014

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APC has trawled the Windows Phone store for the best Windows Phone apps July 2014. This month, we’re .

The entertainment game: crafting the films and videogames of tomorrow

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Games and films mightn’t seem like the closest of companions, yet both are very closely related in the entertainment family tree.

Best Windows apps August 2014

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APC has collated the best Windows apps August 2014 on Apps for Windows. This month, we’re sampling all-you-can-read books and completing jigsaw puzzles.

Best Android apps August 2014

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APC has collated the best Android apps August 2014 on the Google Play Store. This month, we’re filtering our photos, walking down memory lane and passing the parcel.

Best of iOS Apps for August 2014

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Every month, APC collates the best iOS apps arriving on the App Store. This month, we’re enjoying photo effects, podcasts and more photo effects.

BlackBerry Passport opens up a strange new world

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The curtain has been pulled back on the BlackBerry Passport and it’s an odd piece of kit to say the least.

How to run KitKat on your PC

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Not sure if your phone will ever see Android 4.4.2? Skip it – run KitKat on your computer instead.