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Jul
19

Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon – The ultimate Windows 7 replacement …

The installer will use your internet connection to download updates as it goes which means when you boot Linux Mint 17 for the first time after installation it will be completely up to date . … If you are running Windows 7 then the image above will look slightly different but basically you get the option to replace the current operating system, install alongside the current operating system or something else.

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Jul
15
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Microsoft slashes prices to compete with Chromebooks – ExtremeTech

The Acer Aspire ES1 is actually already available from Amazon at $240; the other two laptops are targeting a US holiday release date . Windows vs

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Jun
30
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Windows 8.1: What Is It and Why Does It Matter? – How-To Geek

Fact is Windows 8.x adoption hovers around 11% as of March 2014 while overall, Windows 7 and Windows XP cling to around 48% and 27%, respectively. Microsoft clearly faces an uphill adoption battle and competition to retain traditional desktop users has become fierce in recent years as more and more of them flock to mobile platforms like iPad and Android devices. There's no question, however, there's still a need for more staid computing platforms like desktop …

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Jun
27
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Linux is the quiet revolution that will leave Microsoft eating dust

Used on many desktop systems around the world, this free and easy to use version of Linux has extended the life of many computers after Windows had folded under pressure. And at home, embedded …. Launch of operating system rival to iOS and Android is delayed

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Jun
24
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Dual boot: Windows 7 + Xubuntu 14.04 – Dedoimedo

I have already shown you how to achieve this kind of setup with both Windows 7 and Windows 8, using mainstream releases of Ubuntu. Now, we will diverge and test with Xubuntu, the Xfce-powered edition, which definitely …

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Jun
18
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Microsoft leaves unpatched Internet Explorer 11 for some users of …

In fact, some consumers and SMEs that work with Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 are excluded from the cumulative updates for Internet Explorer 11, unless they have previously patched your browser with an update for April …

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Jun
17
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Why Microsoft Showed Very Few PC Games At E3 | Rock, Paper …

Oh please, first you'll be wanting Microsoft to release games, next you'll want them to free those games from whatever they replace GFWL with, but that won't be enough and you'll then be expecting Microsoft to actually offer meaningful …

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Jun
9
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How to remove old Shellbag entries in Windows for privacy | gHacks …

How to remove old Shellbag entries in Windows for privacy. By Martin Brinkmann on June 9, 2014 in Security – Last Update: June 9, 2014 7

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Jun
3
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Nearly 1 in 4 PCs Using Steam is Running Windows 8

I suspect when DX12 is released we will see a further shift to Windows 8 off Windows 7 among gamers. Source: … Microsoft Executive: Many Windows Tablets In $100 To $300 Price Range Coming To Market This Year

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Jun
3
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Chromium Blog: Try out the new 64-bit Windows Canary and Dev …

Today we're announcing the addition of 64-bit support to Chrome, with two brand new 64-bit Dev and Canary channels for Windows 7 and 8 users, giving a faster and more secure browsing experience. To try it out, download …

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