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Computer Shopper

Aug 01 2019
Magazine

Computer Shopper is the essential monthly magazine that allows you to stay abreast of the latest news and releases in the world of technology. With more reviews, hands-on guides and features than any other tech monthly, you’ll be better informed by reading Computer Shopper.

Computer Shopper

WELCOME PAGE

⋆ Star letter

Letters • Questions, questions. Are cloud-based password managers safe? What product did we recommend three years ago? And was Mel’s last column his best one yet?

In the next issue

Vice control • Frustrated by the modern virtuous voice assistants who refuse to cuss and curse, Mel Croucher takes matters into his own grubby hands by teaching Siri to swear

It’s a lockout • Channelling the spirit of Dusty Bin, Kay Ewbank offers her 3-2-1 guide to backing up, so you won’t be left feeling frustrated if you’re locked out of your iPad for 48 years

RANTS & RAVES • Technology may be a long way from solving the Irish border issue or simplifying your VAT bill, but at least it’s helping in the fight for animal conservation

NEED TO KNOW • The biggest stories form the tech wold, and what they mean for you

BOOTING UP

CRASHING

FORM THE LAB

SOUND BYTES

Smart device security labelling • The government wants to set security standards for smart and IoT devices

APPLE iPad Mini (2019)

OVERCLOCKERS XVI Gamer

ACER Chromebox CXI3

LENOVO Yoga Book C930

ZOTAC Gaming GeForce GTX 1650 OC

SILVERSTONE Precision Series PS15

ADATA SD600Q

HP Sprocket New Edition

SAMSUNG Space Monitor

LINDY BNX-100

ONEPLUS Bullets Wireless 2

NOW TV Smart Box with 4K and Voice Search

AMAZON Kindle (2019)

SONY Xperia L3

HUAWEI P30 Pro

GOOGLE Pixel 3a

FITBIT Versa Lite

FUJIFILM X-T30

NINTENDO Labo VR Kit

Choosing a… PC system

Choosing a… Laptop

Choosing a… NAS device

Choosing an… AMD motherboard

Choosing a… Custom PC spec

Choosing a… Display

Choosing a… Laser printer

Choosing a… Wireless router

Choosing a… Smart thermostat

Choosing a… Smartphone

Choosing a… Tablet

Choosing a… TV

Choosing a… Bluetooth speaker

Choosing a… Media streamer

Choosing a… Digital camera

Choosing a… Wearable

Ashampoo WinOptimizer 16

Abelssoft File Organizer 2019

IObit Malware Fighter Pro 7

Dashlane 6 Premium

WebSite X5 Go 2019

Softland NovaPDF 10 Lite

Resources

TALK TO ME THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO AMAZON ALEXA • Make the most of Amazon’s powerful voice assistant with our guide to setting up, controlling and customising your Alexa devices. David Ludlow talks you through all the essentials

Is Alexa listening to everything I say?

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ALEXA • Once you’ve got your Echo hooked up to your Amazon account, you can do a lot straight away. Here’s everything you need to know about Alexa

What about third party devices?

BEST AMAZON ALEXA SKILLS • One of the best things about Alexa is the way you can expand its capabilities using Skills. Here we show you how to get started, and pick 10 of our favourites

Make your own Skills with Alexa Blueprints

CONTROL YOUR SMART HOME • Alexa makes it easy to control smart devices in your home such as lights and heating using your voice. We show you how to set everything up

How to create Routines

MUSIC AND COMMUNICATION • Alexa can control your music, even giving you multiroom audio if you want it, as well as acting as a free internet telephone service

SPEAK HIGHLY Alexa speakers • Now that you...


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Frequency: One time Pages: 140 Publisher: Dennis Publishing UK Edition: Aug 01 2019

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: June 12, 2019

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Tech & Gaming

Languages

English

Computer Shopper is the essential monthly magazine that allows you to stay abreast of the latest news and releases in the world of technology. With more reviews, hands-on guides and features than any other tech monthly, you’ll be better informed by reading Computer Shopper.

Computer Shopper

WELCOME PAGE

⋆ Star letter

Letters • Questions, questions. Are cloud-based password managers safe? What product did we recommend three years ago? And was Mel’s last column his best one yet?

In the next issue

Vice control • Frustrated by the modern virtuous voice assistants who refuse to cuss and curse, Mel Croucher takes matters into his own grubby hands by teaching Siri to swear

It’s a lockout • Channelling the spirit of Dusty Bin, Kay Ewbank offers her 3-2-1 guide to backing up, so you won’t be left feeling frustrated if you’re locked out of your iPad for 48 years

RANTS & RAVES • Technology may be a long way from solving the Irish border issue or simplifying your VAT bill, but at least it’s helping in the fight for animal conservation

NEED TO KNOW • The biggest stories form the tech wold, and what they mean for you

BOOTING UP

CRASHING

FORM THE LAB

SOUND BYTES

Smart device security labelling • The government wants to set security standards for smart and IoT devices

APPLE iPad Mini (2019)

OVERCLOCKERS XVI Gamer

ACER Chromebox CXI3

LENOVO Yoga Book C930

ZOTAC Gaming GeForce GTX 1650 OC

SILVERSTONE Precision Series PS15

ADATA SD600Q

HP Sprocket New Edition

SAMSUNG Space Monitor

LINDY BNX-100

ONEPLUS Bullets Wireless 2

NOW TV Smart Box with 4K and Voice Search

AMAZON Kindle (2019)

SONY Xperia L3

HUAWEI P30 Pro

GOOGLE Pixel 3a

FITBIT Versa Lite

FUJIFILM X-T30

NINTENDO Labo VR Kit

Choosing a… PC system

Choosing a… Laptop

Choosing a… NAS device

Choosing an… AMD motherboard

Choosing a… Custom PC spec

Choosing a… Display

Choosing a… Laser printer

Choosing a… Wireless router

Choosing a… Smart thermostat

Choosing a… Smartphone

Choosing a… Tablet

Choosing a… TV

Choosing a… Bluetooth speaker

Choosing a… Media streamer

Choosing a… Digital camera

Choosing a… Wearable

Ashampoo WinOptimizer 16

Abelssoft File Organizer 2019

IObit Malware Fighter Pro 7

Dashlane 6 Premium

WebSite X5 Go 2019

Softland NovaPDF 10 Lite

Resources

TALK TO ME THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO AMAZON ALEXA • Make the most of Amazon’s powerful voice assistant with our guide to setting up, controlling and customising your Alexa devices. David Ludlow talks you through all the essentials

Is Alexa listening to everything I say?

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ALEXA • Once you’ve got your Echo hooked up to your Amazon account, you can do a lot straight away. Here’s everything you need to know about Alexa

What about third party devices?

BEST AMAZON ALEXA SKILLS • One of the best things about Alexa is the way you can expand its capabilities using Skills. Here we show you how to get started, and pick 10 of our favourites

Make your own Skills with Alexa Blueprints

CONTROL YOUR SMART HOME • Alexa makes it easy to control smart devices in your home such as lights and heating using your voice. We show you how to set everything up

How to create Routines

MUSIC AND COMMUNICATION • Alexa can control your music, even giving you multiroom audio if you want it, as well as acting as a free internet telephone service

SPEAK HIGHLY Alexa speakers • Now that you...


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