Martyn Casserly

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Martyn Casserly is a freelance journalist who writes regularly for Tech Advisor and Macworld. He's also written for Wired, Stuff, Web User, GamesTM, Retro Gamer, along with many non-tech publications.

When not hunched over a laptop in a manner that would make an osteopath weep, he dabbles in creating music, podcasts and children.

He can be found hosting a weekly retro-movie podcast at

Articles by Martyn Casserly

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    Do Cheap Windows Keys Work?

    Are cheap versions of Windows authentic? We take a look at OEM versions, and whether you can legally buy a cheap copy of Windows

    15 Nov 2018

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    How to Cancel BT Broadband

    Moving house or found a better deal than BT's Broadband service? Here's what you need to do to cancel the contact

    15 Nov 2018

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    The best student deals of Black Friday 2018

    We find the best UK technology bargains available for students this Black Friday

    14 Nov 2018

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    MacBook Air 2018 vs Surface Laptop 2 review

    Microsoft and Apple have launched new laptops, but which is better?

    12 Nov 2018

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    Cubot X18 Plus review

    It might be 'affordable' but this budget phone has better cameras than we expected

    07 Nov 2018

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    Oukitel Mix 2 smartphone review

    A chunky Chinese Android phone that has some issues

    06 Nov 2018

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    iPhone 7 vs iPhone 8

    Find out which of Apple's cheapest smartphones is right for you

    05 Nov 2018

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    Umidigi A1 Pro smartphone review

    A new compact, budget phone from Umidigi with Android 8.1

    05 Nov 2018

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    How to change an Instagram username

    Give yourself a new identity by changing your Instagram username

    31 Oct 2018

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    How To Back Up Data For Free

    Backing up important data can be a quick, simple and free process

    31 Oct 2018

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    Laptop vs Tablet

    Which is the right device for you, laptop or tablet? Our expert advice will help you choose.

    30 Oct 2018

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    How to print in Windows 10

    Everything you need to know about printing in Windows 10

    30 Oct 2018

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    How to get all the bandwidth on a shared internet connection

    Avoid buffering movies and stuttering online gaming with these tips for getting a better internet connection.

    29 Oct 2018

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    How to Fix Windows 10 Start Menu Not Working

    The Start menu and Cortana can stop working in Windows. We show you how to fix it

    26 Oct 2018

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    How to Remove Windows 10 Startup Programs

    Does your computer take a long time to load? Too many programs launching at once could be your problem

    24 Oct 2018

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