Stories by Andrew Brandt

Axis 2100

The Axis 2100 Network Camera produces better-than-average images for a Webcam - but think high-speed slide show, not movie.

Uncle Sam Recruits Hackers

Government computer security heavyweights came recruiting for help fighting cyberterrorists, at the opening discussion of the DefCon8 hacker convention in Las Vegas, Nevada over the weekend.

Serve up Webcam images without a PC

If you think reality-based TV shows like Cops or The Real World mark the pinnacle of our voyeuristic potential, think again. A humble Webcam, such as the Axis 2100 Camera Server, provides an even better window into the reality of daily life - set it ...

Hacker convention plays "Spot the Fed"

DefCon -- the annual gathering of self-described hackers, security professionals and -- yes -- US federal agents keeping an eye on the action -- was held in Las Vegas over the weekend. Activities varied from hacking the specially-created convention n...

Intel tool prevents CPU fraud

In Intel's latest move to deter fraudulent "remarkers" of its processors, the company has released a free software application that can let you know if the chip you bought has been tampered with

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HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

A smarter way to print for busy small business owners, combining speedy printing with scanning and copying, making it easier to produce high quality documents and images at a touch of a button.

Andrew Grant

HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

I've had a multifunction printer in the office going on 10 years now. It was a neat bit of kit back in the day -- print, copy, scan, fax -- when printing over WiFi felt a bit like magic. It’s seen better days though and an upgrade’s well overdue. This HP OfficeJet Pro 8730 looks like it ticks all the same boxes: print, copy, scan, and fax. (Really? Does anyone fax anything any more? I guess it's good to know the facility’s there, just in case.) Printing over WiFi is more-or- less standard these days.

Ed Dawson

HP OfficeJet Pro 8730

As a freelance writer who is always on the go, I like my technology to be both efficient and effective so I can do my job well. The HP OfficeJet Pro 8730 Inkjet Printer ticks all the boxes in terms of form factor, performance and user interface.

Michael Hargreaves

Windows 10 for Business / Dell XPS 13

I’d happily recommend this touchscreen laptop and Windows 10 as a great way to get serious work done at a desk or on the road.

Aysha Strobbe

Windows 10 / HP Spectre x360

Ultimately, I think the Windows 10 environment is excellent for me as it caters for so many different uses. The inclusion of the Xbox app is also great for when you need some downtime too!

Mark Escubio

Windows 10 / Lenovo Yoga 910

For me, the Xbox Play Anywhere is a great new feature as it allows you to play your current Xbox games with higher resolutions and better graphics without forking out extra cash for another copy. Although available titles are still scarce, but I’m sure it will grow in time.

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