3 Excel tips you probably didn’t know

This month’s tips and tricks article is a challenge to power users of Excel – three useful shortcuts that you probably didn’t know before. Transpose data from a row to a column Sometimes, after you’ve already spent a lot of time laying out a new spreadsheet, you discover that the column headings you chose may … Read more3 Excel tips you probably didn’t know

Android unlock patterns vulnerable to shoulder surfing

Android users could be putting their data at risk by using unlock patterns – which can be guessed by as many as 60% of onlookers. Researchers at the US Naval Academy and the University of Maryland Baltimore County looked into the phenomenon of ‘shoulder surfing’, where crooks watch smartphone users unlock their devices from a … Read moreAndroid unlock patterns vulnerable to shoulder surfing

Windows 10 gets a glowing report

Windows 10 is getting faster and more stable – at least according to Microsoft’s own figures. The company continually monitors the performance of its operating systems, to provide its strategists with the best, real-world data with which to influence future decisions. These most recent efforts have given both shareholders and users alike plenty to smile … Read moreWindows 10 gets a glowing report

Android reaches the 10-year milestone

One of Google’s most successful products, the Android operating system, turned a decade old on 5 November 2017. During this time, Android surpassed even Google’s high expectations and has gone on to become the most popular operating system on the planet. In fact, Android didn’t just beat Google’s aspirations – it obliterated them. “We hope thousands of … Read moreAndroid reaches the 10-year milestone