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Eight Challenges Facing Windows 8

Eight Challenges Facing Windows 8

Windows 8 was launched with much fanfare a few weeks ago and definitely represents a bold new step forward by the world’s most popular computer operating system. Unfortunately, if reports are to be believed, people are not exactly moving to it in the kind of numbers that some pundits (and perhaps – perhaps – MS itself) expected. It works brilliantly, […]

 
     
 
 

Surface Pro Aggressively Priced: $899 for 64GB and $999 for 128GB

Surface Pro Aggressively Priced: $899 for 64GB and $999 for 128GB

Those of you who were waiting for a better price for Surface Pro will be disappointed. Microsoft has just announced in a blog post by Panos Panay, General Manager of Microsoft Surface, the pricing for Surface Pro, which we can say it’s their second tablet to be released on the market. For those who don’t know yet, Surface Pro will come […]

 
     
 
 

Boot up Your PC faster: Best Tips and Programs

Boot up Your PC faster: Best Tips and Programs

Until I upgraded my computer, I was struggling with this problem also: how to make my computer boot faster. It took ages for it to boot up, and as I later learned, it was because all of the programs I had installed on it. All the useless programs on my machine were suffocating it and this had to be solved. […]

 
     
 
 

How to Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7

How to Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7

Windows 8 is up and running. It has lots and lots of new features, new user interface and an overall new feel. If you think “Well, this is awesome and I like Windows 8”, then the following tutorial won’t be of much help to you. On the other hand, if you think that Microsoft’s “new and improved” operating system is […]

 
     
 
 

Decor8 Customizes the Windows 8 Start Screen and Background

Decor8 Customizes the Windows 8 Start Screen and Background

Wherever officials have set limitations, independent developers have seen an opportunity and have taken the shot. Today we see one such case of the Windows 8 Start Screen, where the casual user can not only take advantage of a few coloring schemes and a certain set of background options, but a complete set of customization tools. Just like the Changer […]

     
 
 

Use RecImg to Backup and Restore in Windows 8

Use RecImg to Backup and Restore in Windows 8

Internet poses many dangers, and some of them affect us more than we’d like. For instance, when you browse the Internet and run into a virus or malware that your antivirus program cannot block. In this scenario, your computer’s security can be compromised and in some cases, your operating system will start encountering errors that will render it useless. What […]

     
 
 

Top 10 Windows 8 Applications to get you Started

Top 10 Windows 8 Applications to get you Started

Windows 8 has started to land on millions of computers. Although the transition from the previous version may seem tough at start, this is something which must be done for evolution’s sake and for more entertainment than ever. As with any configuration, applications are the heart and the soul of the system and Windows 8 makes no exception. Besides the […]

 
     
 
 

Download Windows 8 Pro ISO Directly from Microsoft

Download Windows 8 Pro ISO Directly from Microsoft

Microsoft finally released the much anticipated Windows 8 OS a couple of days back and users can now Download Windows 8 ISO as we’ll explain further down in this article. Amidst lot of loopholes and confusions, Windows 8 has seen a lot of interest amongst users, which includes some new switchovers too. Microsoft has made it extremely convenient for users […]

 
     
 
 

HP’s Line-up of Windows 8 Tablets and Ultrabooks

HP’s Line-up of Windows 8 Tablets and Ultrabooks

Besides Toshiba and Asus, HP has also joined the future Windows 8 tablet and laptop rooster, by adding a few new computer models and an interesting tablet/hybrid. Some of these models have been formerly introduced wit Windows 7, but as many manufacturers do, HP has renewed their internal specifications and presented them as technical wonders. While some of the products […]

     
 
 

Windows 8 Promo Code Gaffe Lets Anyone to Upgrade for $14.99 [Updated]

Windows 8 Promo Code Gaffe Lets Anyone to Upgrade for $14.99 [Updated]

This is getting interesting and murkier by the day. After the reports of Microsoft letting users with pirated Windows 7/XP to upgrade to Windows 8, we have come across a major loophole which lets anyone and everyone to upgrade to Windows 8 for just USD 14.99 (or INR 699) by faking the details on the WindowsUpgradeOffer page. For the uninitiated, […]