64-Bit Chrome Version for Windows Now in the Stable Channel [Download]

64-Bit Chrome Version for Windows Now in the Stable Channel [Download]

Google has finally released a 64-bit stable version of its Chrome browser for Windows systems. Version 37 of Chrome brings it to the mainstream, as the 64-bit support has been in testing since June. By using the 64-bit version, Windows users get speed, security, and stability. Also, according to Google, certain media and graphics workloads in particular are faster with 64-bit. THe VP9 video […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Makes Windows Free for Devices with 9-inch Screens and Smaller

Microsoft Makes Windows Free for Devices with 9-inch Screens and Smaller

In what is clearly an extremely (and pleasantly) surprising move, Microsoft has made its popular desktop operating system free for devices with smaller screens than 9-inches. In its ongoing annual developer conference, BUILD, Microsoft took to the stage to announce Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 Update 1 and MS Office for touch screen devices, but a free Windows was completely […]

     
 
 

UEFI vs BIOS: Understanding the Differences

UEFI vs BIOS: Understanding the Differences

As computers evolve to new heights, so must the systems that allow them to work properly. I’m sure many of you have heard of BIOS, and if you have used it in the past, then you should know it can sometimes be difficult to configure and use. This low-level software has remained almost unchanged for the last two decades, and […]

 
     
 
 

10 Lesser-Known features of Windows Operating System

10 Lesser-Known features of Windows Operating System

Like it or hate it, but you just can’t ignore it. Windows OS holds a precedent lead in desktop’s operating system market share. In fact, according to Net Market Share, 90% of all computers are running some version of Windows. We’ve been using Windows for last 2 decades, but this OS is so comprehensive, that it isn’t uncommon to find […]

 
     
 
 

Declutter Your Computer: Tips and Software to Use

Declutter Your Computer: Tips and Software to Use

After using a computer for a while, you will start noticing that it will start showing signs of stress, particularly after you’ve installed lots of programs and stored many files. This all to true with Windows users, which have to work with an operating system that hoards tons of useless data with no purpose. Of course, the blame is not […]

     
 
 

10 Power Tips for Windows Media Player

10 Power Tips for Windows Media Player

Let’s face it; the stock media player of Microsoft Windows operating system has become completely obsolete. Well, to be honest, it never had large fan following, and when free and better players like VLC and K-Lite came into the picture, whatever fans it had soon ditched it. Last week we discussed how to make Internet Explorer a better web-browser, now […]

     
 
 

10 Common Windows Errors and How to Fix them

10 Common Windows Errors and How to Fix them

While working on your computer, and especially while browsing the web, it is very common to bump into an error. Errors are perfectly normal things which suggest that something is going wrong with your computer. It could be a faulty driver, or a device, or a recent app which you installed that isn’t aligning with the rest of the modules. […]

     
 
 

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

How to Password Protect & Encrypt Files [Mac/Windows]

Nowadays, the computer has a very important place in everybody’s life, as a personal gadget used for a lot of different things. Everything is digital and it is stored on a computer’s hard-disk or on a cloud system, offering you easier access to your favorite data. Computers have become the place where you hold pictures, documents, favorite music and everything […]

     
 
 

6 Tools to Help you Find Your Files and Their Content Faster

6 Tools to Help you Find Your Files and Their Content Faster

How frustrating is it to not find that important document, software or any other file you are supposed to email to someone? No matter what you search for – what extension you put, the computer won’t just find it. About 65 years ago, Edward Aloysius Murphy known for his sarcastically adage axioms, “Murphy’s Law” said, “If you need 6 buttons, […]

     
 
 

6 Apps to Stream Files Between iPhone/iPad and Windows

6 Apps to Stream Files Between iPhone/iPad and Windows

As a cinemagoer or just as a movie amateur, you must have a large library of favorite movies or just music on your own PC. It would be awesome if you could watch and listen to all of these on an iPad or on an iPhone whenever you want. All of the video and audio files are in a large number of formats, […]