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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...

5 Best Antivirus Software

11/02/2015, Having a PC without an antivirus software is just an invitation to malicious programs to corrupt your system and steal sensitive information. A good antivirus program must be installed in your PC to ensure that you are safe online and offline....

How To Change Windows’ Language

10/26/2015, Windows is the most used desktop operating system in the world. As every region has its own language, Windows also comes with different language packs so you could easily use your favorite OS in your own language, or in multiple languages. Windows offers...

Next Major Windows 10 Update Coming This November

10/22/2015, It has been rumored a few times that Microsoft is going to release the next major update for Windows 10 towards the end of this year. According to a new report the company is going to release the new major update, codenamed Threshold 2, early next month,...

Microsoft Confirms Plans To Bring A Wallet To Windows

10/21/2015, Apple has Apple Pay, Google has Android Pay, and Samsung despite being part of Android, has Samsung Pay. Safe to say that the mobile payments scene is pretty competitive at the moment, and let’s not forget there are other players such as PayPal. However...

Redstone Could Be Next Windows Update

10/12/2015, Windows 10 has certainly seen a very impressive take up rate so far, where earlier last week, we did report that it ran on more than 10 million devices already, which is no mean feat. Still, there is a long way to go before Windows 10 becomes the ruling...

Cortana Can Now Pull LinkedIn Contact Information On Windows 10

10/01/2015, Microsoft’s virtual private assistant, Cortana, already has lots of useful features both on mobile and on Windows 10, making it much easier for users to get various tasks done by simply using voice commands. The company today announced a new...

Microsoft Boasts 669,000 Apps In The Windows Store

09/27/2015, As we have said many times in the past, regardless of how good the hardware is for mobile devices, or how slick the operating system is, at the end of the day it also comes down to its ecosystem. Granted we probably will only download a fraction of the...

China’s Windows Alternative Looks Awfully Familiar

09/25/2015, It is no secret that China isn’t a fan of Microsoft at the moment. Last year you might have heard how China had banned Windows 8 from being used on government computers. They had claimed that Windows 8 was expensive, although later they claimed that...

How To Upgrade to Windows 10 Safely With Acronis True Image

09/16/2015, Upgrading to Windows 10 and getting the latest bells and whistles is exciting. However, since Windows supports millions of different hardware/software combinations, testing for all of them is simply impossible for Microsoft. Therefore, despite the...

How To Customize The Windows 10 Start Menu

09/12/2015, With Windows 10, the one of the most requested feature is back, the Start menu. This time, it is arguably much better with lots of customization options. Now, you can access almost everything you need right from the Start menu. You can even get up-to-date...