How to clear the cache on PS5

One of the main ways that the PS5 is so startlingly ‘next-gen’ is due to its state-of-the-art blazing fast SSD that can chew through what would otherwise be agonizing load times. …

How to use a mouse on your iPad

Apple’s iPad has long taken pride in being many things to many people. It’s a cinema screen, an ereader, and a work device, with plenty more utility depending on which apps …

Home theater setup 101: upgrade your home cinema with these simple tricks

A brilliant home theater setup can transform your Saturday nights, letting you experience the magic of the movies from the comfort of your own couch.  Once the preserve of the very …

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What is an Alexa routine, and how to set it up on an Amazon Echo

By now you probably know that Alexa can serve up information such as the weather report, the sports scores, or even answer your burning questions on one of Amazon’s smart speakers …

Festive photography: 7 great Christmas photo ideas to try with your new camera

Festive photography: 7 great Christmas photo ideas to try with your new camera

With its heady mix of festive lights, spectacular food and (mostly) jolly people, Christmas is a great time for taking photos – particularly if Santa has been kind enough to leave …

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How to set up a record player

Setting up a new turntable is an enormously fun project to get stuck into. And, it’s really not as tricky as you may have thought, whether you’ve just bought one of …

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What is Alexa Conversation Mode and how does it work?

Interacting with Alexa has improved constantly since the Amazon voice assistant was first launched back in 2014. But, while Alexa can be asked to do several things at once – like …

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How to set up a new iPhone

If you’ve been lucky enough to receive a shiny new iPhone, you’re in for a treat. Whether it’s the ultra-premium iPhone 13 Pro Max, the affordable iPhone SE (2020), or anything …

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15 and a half Amazon Kindle tips and tricks to help with your new ereader

If you’ve just joined the wonderful world of Kindle ownership, or are a veteran of the club looking to teach your old dog new tricks, we’ve used them enough to have …

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How to set up an Android phone: our guide to switching on your new phone

If you’ve just bought or been gifted a shiny new Android phone, then you’ll want to get it up and running as soon as possible. The good news is, that’s not …

How to set up Apple Watch

How to set up and pair your Apple Watch

If you’ve just bought a new Apple Watch or received one as a present, then the first thing you probably want to do is rip it out of the packaging and …

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How to be a Vtuber

Virtual YouTubers, better known as Vtubers, have exploded in popularity in recent years, extending onto other live streaming sites beyond YouTube such as Twitch. The idea has existed since around 2010 …

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How to disable your webcam and protect it from hackers – for free

Webcams are great for sharing moments with friends and family, but not so much if you’re being spied on by rogue websites or malicious apps. Antivirus software providers like Avast, Bitdefender, …