Tag "Windows 8"

Resetting a Windows 8 computer for fun

1 month ago

One of my kids has left long behind her 2012 HP Pavilion G6 notebook computer. It was slow, clunky, overloaded and unwanted, so I decided

Apple kills QuickTime for Windows as Trend spots holes

2 years ago

We’re never going to be able to plug up every hole in every bit of software, but Apple’s solution to a new set of flaws Trend Micro has discovered is pretty simple: withdraw the app altogether.

Microsoft to allow Windows 10 owners to go back to 7, 8

2 years ago

Not everyone’s a fan of Windows 10, and if you upgraded but prefer to look and feel of 7 or 8, you can return from whence you came.

Sydney’s Microsoft Store to be your everything-Microsoft-guru

2 years ago

There aren’t many reasons to write about stores, except to say when a good deal has arrived, and Microsoft’s first store in Australia isn’t necessarily going to be about that. What it will do, however, is answer every Windows question you’ve ever had.

What we’re excited for in Windows 10

2 years ago

Next week, Microsoft launches the replacement for Windows 8, and it’ll come free for quite a few PC owners. While we can’t say too much ahead of our review, here’s what we’re excited to see.

HP reveals re-engineered machines made for portability

2 years ago

When you’ve been building computers as long as HP has, you need to spend a bit of time refreshing and updating designs to shake things up, and that appears to be exactly what the company has done with a few newbies heading to stores shortly.

Adobe updates Creative Suite, delivering speed and creativity by the truckload

3 years ago

Creatives reliant on Adobe’s suite of products listen up, because if you’re a subscriber to the Creative Cloud, you just got upgraded.

Windows 10 coming July 29, free for current Windows owners (for now)

3 years ago

If you own a computer bought in the last seven years or so, good news: you won't have to pay for your next copy of Windows. Or possibly one ever again.

Kogan makes a try for budget computers with a 14 inch Atlas

3 years ago

Buying a computer for someone who doesn’t need much — say a kid — isn’t always easy, but the “Atlas” hopes to give value driven people something to feel on top of the world with.

Microsoft to go universal with Windows 10 platform compatibility

3 years ago

There’s little doubt that Windows 8 hasn’t been a tremendous success, and you could say the same for Windows Phone 8. The next Windows could be very different, and not just because it’s new, but because it’ll be a true cross platform OS.

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