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Of gadgets and gizmos: What we shopped for in 2014

2014 made us wish we had a machine we could print money with -- there were so many great gadgets to choose from! Here's what we busted out our credit cards for this year.

Why 2014 was Microsoft's comeback year

Microsoft Office is now on a rival platform like the iPad; the XBOX One and the Surface Pro 3 are runaway successes; and Windows 10 is shaping up to be the best version of Windows yet: Microsoft is a new beast in 2014.

iChallenge: 'Phablet' gets in the way of Apple's new iPad

As smartphones get bigger and do more, there are fewer good reasons for people to pony up several thousands for a tablet. Users are perfectly fine using their smartphones which are getting much larger to browse the internet, play games, or scan e-mails.
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Tech review: Is Apple's iPad Air 2 worth it?

Apple’s new flagship tablet fails to show any sort of spectacular innovation, rather disappointingly it essentially offers a slimmer, slightly more powerful upgrade to last year’s excellent iPad Air.

Nexus 6: Google’s fantastic Trojan horse

The Nexus 6 made by Motorola though is a flagship device that can stand its ground in front of any high-end handset by Samsung, LG or Sony while offering a pure Android experience.

Six things you must do after buying a new iPhone 6

So, you've finally decided to get rid of that old phone and planned to treat yourself to a swanky new iPhone 6. If this is your first iPhone there are tons of new things to discover. Here are the first six things you must do with that brand new iPhone 6 of yours.

The big bite: What to expect from Apple’s mega event

In typical Apple fashion, details of the event are shrouded in secrecy. From iPhone6, to the possibility of iWatch's launch, we take a look at what might be announced at the event.

Can Apple restore faith in the iCloud?

Apple's iCloud is not as impregnable as we thought it was. The recent phone hacking scandal that rocked Hollywood has dented its reputation, some say beyond repair, and at the centre of the controversy is the security infrastructure of the tech giant.

Five ways to ensure your data online is safe

The recent leak of nude images of over 100 well-known celebrities online has rocked not only Hollywood but also the Silicon Valley. But there are steps you can take to improve the security of your data on the cloud.

Five ways to password-proof your data

The digital world is a dangerous place to be in, atleast the latest photo leak scandal has proved. We help you with five steps that will give you the best chance in your fight against that hacker who's casting an evil eye on all your personal details.

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