In advance of the Windows 8.1 upgrade coming soon, definitely update Windows 8 first. Then do the upgrade to 8.1. Here’s how to do both. Gallery.
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In a settlement with the DOJ, major tech companies now are able to reveal how many online accounts were affected by FBI and NSA PRISM secret court order …
At least. A Windows 8.1 update that will let users bypass the Start Screen and boot to desktop by DEFAULT is all good. And it’s headed to Win 9, sources say.
The latest from our Brian Burgess. Here’s the Microsoft Word 2013 Publish to Blog ultimate guide — made easy. How To Gallery.
Mad Catz’ next-gen FREQ9 noise-cancelling headset and Xbox One Force Feedback Racing Wheel — 270 degree turning — blew the doors in! Here’s a preview — and a video interview with Mad Catz’ madcap spokesman, Alex Verry. Enjoy.
Microsoft removed the handy Windows Experience index utility in Windows 8.1. Here are three utilities that bring the functionality back. How To gallery.
Microsoft breaks rank, becoming the first tech company to offer non-U.S. users the option to store data outside the U.S. — and outside the reach of the NSA.
Logging in to Windows has always been tedious. Here are more Windows 8.1 tips from our Brian Burgess to help you set your system for faster, safer access. How To gallery.
Microsoft has made Windows 8.1 easier to shut down, but there still a glaring omission — the absence of the Hibernate option. Here’s how you get it back.
With the success of Microsoft XBox One comes inevitable trolls. Here’s the Xbox Sign Out gag from one user — and a solution for you. Video.