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What is Audio Return Channel (ARC)?

Audio Return Channel is a useful feature, in certain situations, built into TVs, receivers, and soundbars. It lets you send audio from a TV back down to a soundbar or receiver. Here's why you might want it, and why you might not.

By August 8, 2014

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Lip-sync error: Causes, solutions

Is there a delay between hearing a voice, and seeing the lips move on screen? Do you see an actor's lips move, then them speaking? These problems are called lip sync errors, and you might be able to fix them.

By August 7, 2014

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Still running Windows XP? Antivirus products put to the test

Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.

By July 21, 2014

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Why does 100-year-old tube technology still turn audiophiles on?

Audiophiles love affair with tube amps -- still crazy after all these years?

By April 5, 2014

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Which Android security apps are the most effective?

A recent test by the folks at AV-Test reveals the winners and losers among security software for Google's mobile OS.

By February 3, 2014

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Security suites jockey for position on Windows 8.1

The first security suite tests are in on Windows 8.1, and the picture remains mediocre for most of them. Still, almost all of them improved on Windows 8.1's default security.

By January 22, 2014

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LG G Flex release date is 1 February, from £50

The curvaceous LG G Flex goes on sale on 1 February at Carphone Warehouse, and you can get your order in now.

By January 22, 2014

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iPhone owners smarter than Android fans, says online test

People who own an iPhone are smarter than Android owners, according to the results of a mental agility test conducted by, er, Ladbrokes.

By January 2, 2014

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LG G Flex in EE shops on Friday, try before you buy in 2014

This Friday you can try the LG G Flex before you buy... as long as you don't mind waiting until the new year to actually part with your cash.

By December 17, 2013

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20 TVs tested: Which sets can pass surround sound to a sound bar?

We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.

By December 13, 2013