Jack is a senior writer at Tech.co with over a decade's experience researching and writing about consumer technology, from security and privacy to product reviews and tech news.

 

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US Ranks Just 20th in Broadband Speed League

In 2018, when streaming, video calls and online gaming are more popular than ever, fast broadband isn’t just a nicety, for many it’s a necessity. However, recent research by Cable.co.uk has shown that the US is lagging behind when it comes to speedy broadband,…

The Best Amazon Prime Day Deals [Now Ended]

Amazon Prime Day is a now annual event that sees the retail giant slash its prices and offer its customers bargains, from cheap tablets, discounted TVs, reduced toys and homeware...essentially a bit of everything. Amazon's own ranges have always seen the biggest price cuts,...

Apple to Reveal New iPhones, iPads, Watches and Macs

It’s Apple rumor season again (although really, when is it not?), and in the run up to its annual September showcase, there has been a mother lode of information dropped about the tech giant’s latest line up, courtesy of Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kou. If…

LastPass vs 1Password

1password vs lastpass - tech.co LastPass and 1Password are two of the biggest names in password managers, and deservedly so, with both of them offering excellent packages and a host of features to make your online experience as stress-free as possible. While you can't go wrong with either of...

Potential iPhone X Plus Benchmark Tests Leak, and it’s a Beast

Is the iPhone X Plus coming in September?

A mysterious iPhone rumored to be the new iPhone X Plus has appeared on the Geekbench testing website, boasting eye-watering results that blow Apple’s current flagship out of the water – could this be the flagship new iPhone for 2018? And what can the…

VPN Troubleshooting Guide – How To Fix VPN Problems

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A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is an essential online tool for boosting your online privacy and security. However, VPN problems can cause lost VPN connections and error messages. Fortunately, there are a number of fixes you can try. VPNs have certainly become a lot…

China Blocks Access to HBO After John Oliver Gag

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China has blocked its citizens from accessing HBO content online, following criticism angled at its President by Last Week Tonight host John Oliver. The block follows a series of online censorship moves from the country, which has led to its internet blocking being dubbed…

LastPass vs Dashlane

dashpast vs logo - tech.co LastPass and Dashlane are two of the best password managers you can choose. Each can help you securely store dozens of passwords and log you into sites with the click of a button. But which is the best password manager? While both these Password...

The Best VPN Services for 2018

Best VPN of 2018 guude A Virtual Private Network (VPN) can help you browse the web and download files anonymously, and using a VPN can be a smart way to boost your online privacy. But, there are some big differences in the features and speeds you’ll get from one...

How to Watch the 2018 World Cup Using a VPN

How to watch the world cup with a VPN - tech.co

If you’re stuck in a country without access to the best World Cup matches, then the answer is to set up a simple Virtual Private Network (VPN). A VPN will let you access World Cup streaming coverage from an overseas service, and you’ll only…

5 Times Tech Companies Misread Customer Moods

Gamers can be a fickle bunch, and it doesn’t take much for them to swap their allegiances. Sony might be the top dog of the console world at the moment, with over 80 million PlayStation 4s out there in the wild, but recent news…

How To Avoid Backing a Crowdfunding Failure

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It’s every backer’s nightmare. The ultra-cool bit of tech kit you crowdfunded, which is totally going to change your life in every conceivable way, has been hit by delays, silence, spec-alterations and missed backer rewards. Until, finally the company resurfaces in the comments to…

Best VPNs for Netflix in 2018

Best VPNs for Netflix Netflix has an impressively large library, but the Netflix movie and TV choices you'll see in the U.S. are different to what you'll see elsewhere. With a Virtual Private Network (VPN), you can unlock even more movies, TV shows and documentaries with a click....

What Is A Password Manager?

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A password manager is software that remembers all your website passwords, such as for your email, social media and banking. With a password manager, you can log in by autofilling passwords with the click of a button, so you don’t need to remember numerous…

5 Ways Google Wants You To Stop Using Your Phone (As Much)

Google has revealed new Android P updates that aim to keep your phone firmly in your pocket, instead of glued to your hand. From an easier way to activate Do Not Disturb mode, to a feature that will literally make calls on your behalf,…