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What is Microsoft’s Windows 10 S and should I upgrade to Pro?

The new Windows Surface laptop comes with 10 S  CREDIT: MICROSOFT Windows 10 S is a streamlined version of Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system designed to improve performance by limiting the programs it can run. The software can only run apps downloaded from Windows’ Store, making it Microsoft’s answer to Google’s Chrombook. Announced in May, the company has… Read More »

I tested Gogo’s in-flight Wi-Fi of the future and said goodbye to Netflix buffering

I hate paying for in-flight Wi-Fi. I use its terrible quality and high price as excuses to disconnect from the world and take a nap. But Gogo is about to ruin my life with its upgraded Wi-Fi, rolling out to airlines later this year. I tested Gogo’s next-gen 2Ku internet system in its Airborne Test Lab, a Boeing… Read More »

‘I have to be taller’: the unregulated world of India’s limb-lengthening industry

Komal never told her friends where she really went for six months last year. The 24-year-old, from the town of Kota, in western India, went to see Dr Amar Sarin, an orthopaedic surgeon in Delhi, who made her eight centimetres (3in) taller, a procedure which involved breaking the bones in her legs and wearing a brace until she… Read More »