PC World Business

Student develops CIH virus antidote

A student has developed an antidote to help users who lost data to the CIH computer virus. Developed a day after the virus wreaked havoc on Asia, the antidote is now available freely on the Net.

PC vendors coalesce around Y2K evaluation efforts

An alliance of hardware vendors is set to unveil a series of new programs designed to make it easier for enterprises and consumers to evaluate whether their PCs and applications are year 2000-compliant.

Microsoft, HP, others found Java consortium

Tired of waiting for Sun Microsystems to develop standardised real-time extensions for its popular Java programming language, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and others have formally organised to do the job.

Bug circumvents IE 5 passwords

Microsoft has confirmed the existence of a "complicated and less effective" security bug in Internet Explorer 5 that permits access to the passwords of shared machines.

Free MP3 packages sound sweet

The MP3 juggernaut picked up speed this week as three companies released free beta software designed to make it easier to obtain and play the huge variety of music content on the Net.

ACS launches computer driving licence

The Australian Computer Society is hoping a new training scheme will make learning how to use a PC as easy as learning how to drive. The internationally-recognised program will award successful students with an "International Computer Driving Licence...

A mouse made for gamers

If the joystick is not your game controller of preference, Logitech's new WingMan Gaming Mouse may be of interest. Specifically designed for gamers, the new mouse features a fast report rate and design enhancements for game play.

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Most Popular Reviews

Join the PC World newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Latest News Articles

Resources

GGG Evaluation Team

Kathy Cassidy

STYLISTIC Q702

First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

Anthony Grifoni

STYLISTIC Q572

For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

Steph Mundell

LIFEBOOK UH574

The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

Andrew Mitsi

STYLISTIC Q702

The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott

STYLISTIC Q702

My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?