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How To Run Programs As Administrator

01/29/2016, Have you ever come across guides on the internet on how to use certain pieces of software, where they tell you that you need to run the program in Administrator mode? If you’re unsure of how to do this, this guide will provide you with the steps (along...

New Lumia 550 Update Now Available

01/26/2016, The Lumia 550 is a smartphone that was released by Microsoft in October last year, where it ran on Windows 10 and certainly does not break the bank when it comes to the pricing details. Well, now that you have spent a fair number of months with it, how...

Cortana Will Now Help You Keep Up With Your Commitments

01/25/2016, Cortana may have started out as a digital personal assistant for Windows Phone but Microsoft always intended to make it available across all of its platforms, it’s no wonder we saw Windows 10 bring Cortana integration, and the company is actually...

Windows 10 Mobile Release Happening Next Month

01/24/2016, It was previously reported that Microsoft was planning to release Windows 10 Mobile to existing Windows Phone 8 smartphones in January 2016, it’s believed that the company ended up shelving those plans due to some delays, and according to a new...

Huawei Dual Boot Laptop Rumored

01/18/2016, Huawei is one of the most well-known smartphone manufacturers out of China, it does much more than just make smartphones, but that’s what most people know it for. According to a new rumor the company is working on a new laptop, not unlike the...

New Processors Will Only Have Support For Windows 10

01/17/2016, Microsoft has confirmed that it has made a major change to its support policy which confirms its plans for future updates to its previous operating systems like Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. It’s not going to update previous operating systems for...

Skype Translator Now Available For All Skype For Windows Users

01/13/2016, Quite a while back Microsoft launched a separate Skype Translator app which provided real-time translation in seven languages. Since the feature was in beta it was not incorporated into the main app but now the company is confident enough that this...

See Windows 95 Run On A Nintendo 3DS XL

01/12/2016, We all know that our modern day consoles are pretty powerful consoles in their own right, but just how powerful can they get? Well, back in 1995, if you had a computer that ran on Windows 95, that was wonderful, especially when Windows 95 was a quantum...

Samsung Galaxy TabPro S: An Impressive Ultralight PC

01/05/2016, Samsung is putting some energy back in the PC business by bringing a sleek and innovative ultralight Windows “laptop” to the market. The Galaxy TabPro S is 6.3mm thick, weighs 693g and is powered by an Intel Core M processor (4.5W TDP).

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Coming To Windows Store Soon

12/30/2015, As it stands, Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider is an exclusive to Microsoft’s Xbox platforms, at least for now before it makes its way onto PlayStation consoles next year. However what about Windows gamers? Recently a Steam listing suggested that...

Skype For Windows Has A Message Bug

12/29/2015, Skype for the most part has been a pretty reliable piece of software. However it seems that in a recent update to Skype, a bug has been discovered that apparently will cause your messages to display out of order. This means that messages that were sent...

How to Back-up Familly Computers & Mobiles Using The Acronis Cloud

11/11/2015, When it comes to backups, there are two brutal truths: 1/ most people don’t care about them until something the loss of invaluable data has occurred. 2/ when people realize that backups are important, the learning curve is still steep. The business...

Chrome Updates For Windows XP, Vista To Be Discontinued

11/10/2015, It looks like more lean times are about to arrive for Windows XP and Vista users, as Google has just announced that the Chrome browser updates will be discontinued in due time. Of course, this does not mean that the browser will no longer work – it...

8 Great Command Prompt Tricks

11/03/2015, Command Prompt (aka Command Line or Shell) might seem a little complicated because it is text-based, but it holds extreme power. You can easily gain loads of information about your PC right in the Command Prompt or easily perform different tasks with just...