Paul Allen
Paul Allen is the editor of Computeractive Magazine, the UK’s highest selling consumer technology magazine. The publication prides itself on its plain speaking and easy to understand explanations on all computer problems.

Paul has been a journalist specialising in consumer technology for 11 years and can comment on any home computing issue. He is a regular TV & radio contributor.

Paul’s specialist areas include Microsoft, Windows, wireless networking, broadband, gaming, consumer rights, social media and issues surrounding parental internet control.

Media Experience

Paul has contributed to live news programmes such as BBC News 24, Channel 4 News, ITN, CNN, Sky News and BBC Breakfast

Live radio contributions include; BBC Radio 5 Live's Simon Mayo and Radio Four's You and Yours programmes as well as regional BBC stations.

Paul has been a pannelist at a Westminster e-forum debate on the future of broadband and had a regular slot on the BBC Radio Wales PC advice programme, Mousemat.

Blog Entries by Paul Allen

Why is Apple so Scared?

Posted 7 September 2011 | 19:22:25 (EST)

There's no doubt that Apple has lead innovation in the tablet market. Before the iPad, tablets were limited to specialist business-to-business areas such as logistics and medicine. The consumer market was trying hard to forget Windows XP Tablet Edition and the breeze-block devices it ran on, while UMPC flickered and...

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