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  • Windows 8
    PC tip: Expand or collapse folder lists with the keyboard
    In Windows 8 and later Windows Explorer has been renamed File Explorer. Windows Explorer has existed since the first versions of Windows, that graphical O/S that replaced DOS and has been around now for over 25 years. Windows Explorer is the main...
  • Microsofts Health Band
    Microsoft to release "Microsoft Health" band for $199
    You read it right, Microsoft has recently made it official that their first wearable device for this generation will be labeled the Microsoft Health band. The band will be released this Thursday.The gadget itself resembles a thin line nano-like...
  • Windows 10
    Windows 10 is everything Windows 8 isn’t about
    Since it was announced by Microsoft last month, Windows 10 has become the latest buzz on the internet. So let’s face it, because Windows 8 - even after evolving into Windows 8.1 - wasn’t quite appealing. While there are in fact many...
  • Microsoft executives Terry Myerson and Joe Belfiore announcing Windows 10
    The technology world speculates why Microsoft named it Windows 10
    For months technology bloggers and wannabe pundits have guessed on when Microsoft Windows 9 would be released. Many were correct in guessing the announcement of a new operating system would happen around early October.Microsoft threw everyone off...
  • Terry Myerson, executive vice president, Operating Systems Group, introduces Windows 10
    Microsoft ends speculation with official announcement of Windows 10
    Ending months of speculation by writers and bloggers on what comes next after Windows 8, in a press release and a series of blog posts on Tuesday, Microsoft unveiled "the future of Windows" introducing Windows 10.At first look, Windows...
  • Windows 10 Start Menu
    Microsoft can't count, but announces new operating system anyway
    Why was Windows 6 afraid of Windows 7? Because 7 ate 9. That’s how Joe Belfiore and Terry Myerson could have explained Microsoft’s unusual decision to abandon the “Windows 9” designation for the next version of Windows....
  • Microsoft to release next version of Windows as a free upgrade
    Microsoft exec confirms next version of Windows to be released as free upgrade
    PC users running Windows 8 and above can download next year's release of Windows, codenamed Threshold, at no extra cost, according to one high-level Microsoft executive.Andreas Diantoro, president of Microsoft Indonesia, confirmed reports over...
  • More useful Windows 7 & 8 shortcuts
    Useful Windows 7 and Windows 8 tips - the SendTo folder
    The SendTo folder is a special folder (directory for you real old timers) that can be accessed by right clicking your mouse. It allows you to quickly open programs associated with the item you right clicked. Examples:To compress a file or folder...
  • Windows for Your Climate
    The Best Windows for a Moderate Climate
    When installing new windows, it's important to consider your climate. Effective windows will keep the heat out during summer and the cold out during winter. Many people buy new windows especially so they can better protect the indoor climate...
  • April BUILD 2014 dev conference
    Microsoft Windows 9 release date rumor mill heats up
    The Windows 9 rumor mill is running rampant as speculation on what is coming next for Microsoft becomes one of the popular topics in technology.In an article published on Friday by ZDNet Microsoft guru Mary Jo Foley, she states that "...
  • MOGA style controller from Microsoft
    Microsoft files for patent on MOGA-style controller
    While Windows 8 tablets, and Windows Phone 8 phones have taken a while to catch on like the iPhone, iPad and Google’s Android devices, Microsoft are now making some headway when it comes to catching up. The Washington-based company's...
  • Windows 7 and 8
    Useful shortcuts in Windows 7 and Windows 8
    Windows 7 and Windows 8 have a series of new shortcuts that are very useful. These shortcuts weren't available in earlier Windows systems. You can try these while you are reading this article. They will work in any window. It is almost always...
  • Portal (PC) review
    Portal (PC) review
    Portal is a first person shooter/puzzle hybrid developed and published by Valve. The game was released on October 9, 2007. The story is Chell is a test subject at Aperture Laboratories, and goes through a series of tests with the aid of GLaDOS. As...
  • Microsoft Sign on the Microsoft Campus
    Microsoft set to announce largest layoff in company history
    Satya Nadella, the newly appointed CEO of Microsoft has given the thumbs up to plans that could see the largest layoff of employees in the Redmond, WA companies history. Just last Thursday the CEO laid out new plans for the company including a...
  • Mafia II title screen
    Mafia II (PC) review
    Mafia II is an open world adventure game developed by 2k Czech and published by 2k games. The game was released on multiple platforms on August 23, 2010. The story follows former army vet turned made man Vitorrio “Vito” Scaletta as he...