The latest issue of Future’s popular title for Windows users is out now, and I wrote both lead features: Your Windows 10 Questions Answered, and Reclaim Ownership of your PC. I’ve also contributed two tutorials on cataloguing your media and improving Wi-Fi performance, and my regular four-page Support Squad column.
My work has featured in Australian magazines since 2003 when I wrote extensively for the Australian edition of the Microsoft Windows XP Magazine. These days, Australian readers can access selected Mac, Linux and Windows articles I’ve written for UK titles within the pages of APC Magazine. Recent highlights include:
- APC 433 (October 2016): Sign and encrypt emails in Apple Mail, Change display settings from the Linux Terminal
- APC 430 (July 2016): Windows 10 command-line tricks, Build an AirPrint server, Run Ubuntu Linux on a tablet
- APC 429 (June 2016): Master the Windows 10 Registry, Working with files in the Linux Terminal, Build a Pi Zero media centre
To find out more about APC, please visit its website. International readers can also download the magazine’s app from the appropriate app store to purchase individual issues digitally (UK price, £3.99).
The latest issue of Future’s best-selling title for Linux users is out now. It features the latest in my ongoing series of using the Terminal – this issue I look at time-saving ways that speed up the way you use it. For more details and to order, please click here.
The Autumn 2016 issue of MacFormat is available now, and features two new tutorials on reusing an old iPhone or iPad as a security camera, and encrypting and digitally signing email using a self-signed certificate (this is a follow-up to last month’s article). I also wrote two reviews, on the Arlo Q Plus Security Camera and Parallels Desktop 12.
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I feature heavily in this month’s Windows Help & Advice, which is now on the news stands. There are three Anniversary Update themed tutorials for starters, covering tablets, the Start menu/Taskbar and Action Centre respectively. UK users also get to read my guide to making your PC hack-proof, and we round things off with my regular four-page Support Squad column, answering reader questions.
The latest issue of Future’s best-selling title for Linux users is out now, and aside from celebrating 25 years of the Linux kernel (it’s also 25 years since I passed my A Levels and started at university, gulp!) features my two-page project on manipulating your display from the Terminal using Xrandr. Please click here for more information and to order.
The latest issue of Future’s best-selling magazine for Mac users is on the newsagents’ shelves now. I’ve contributed two tutorials – a guide to recovering an old hard drive and a project explaining how to digitally sign and encrypt email. I also wrote a review on the Buffalo LinkStation LS520DE network hard drive, and a head-to-head comparing the Nest Cam Indoor with the D-Link DCS-8200LH security camera.
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I’ve contributed three tutorials to this Bookazine aimed at Windows switchers looking to try Ubuntu for the first time. These comprise guides to setting up a gamepad, recording and watching live TV through MythTV, and using an OpenVPN server to secure your web connection. The bookazine costs £9.99 in print, or £6.99 as a digital download and can be ordered here.
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The latest issue of Future’s best-selling title for Linux enthusiasts is available now, and features two of my tutorials: a guide to controlling X-Window apps remotely using a Terminal ssh session, and a project on setting up a Turtl server as a free alternative to Evernote. Please click here for more details and to order. Subscribers can access both articles (and indeed everything I’ve written so far for the magazine) in PDF format by clicking here.