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Windows 10 UPDATE – Microsoft planning BIG new patch full of great features

June 16, 2017

Windows 10 users will get a new Creators Update, available to download in September Testing has begun for the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, ahead of a planned September 2017 release date for the big patch. Fast Ring Insider testers received the update to download in the past few days and have been trying out […]

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Windows 10 S review: faster, simpler … and incredibly painful to use

June 16, 2017

Windows 10 S is the latest version of Microsoft’s new and improved operating system, which is about to launch with the new Surface Laptop and a series of machines from third-party manufactures. It joins Windows 10 Home and Windows 10 Pro as the three versions of Windows aimed at consumers. However, confusingly it is not […]

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What is Microsoft's Windows 10 S and should I upgrade to Pro?

June 16, 2017

Windows 10 S is a streamlined version of Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system designed to improve performance by limiting the programs it can run. The software can only run apps downloaded from Windows’ Store, making it Microsoft’s answer to Google’s Chrombook. Announced in May, the company has called the software a “walled” version of Windows […]

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Raspberry Pi Foundation Announces Merger With Coding School, CoderDojo

June 16, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Raspberry Pi Foundation’s CEO Phillip Colligan announced merger CoderDojo will continue to be a separate entity post merger The merger is subject to approval by Irish regulators Raspberry Pi Foundation, the company behind the nifty credit-card sized single-board computers, on Friday announced that they are joining hands with CoderDojo Foundation, an organisation helping kids […]

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Kingston A400 SSD Review

June 16, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The A400 is currently one of the lowest priced SSD lines in India It is available in 120Gb, 240GB, and 480GB capacities Kingston also offers higher performing models at the same price level If you aren’t using an SSD in your laptop or desktop PC in 2017, you’re definitely missing out. There’s very little […]

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Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 580 8GB OC Review

June 16, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The Radeon RX 580 is AMD’s latest GPU for mid-range gamers Asus has overclocked it and used an enormous cooler with RGB LEDs The Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 580 8GB OC Review is priced at Rs. 25,500 When we see a new generation in a company’s numbering scheme, we expect that there’s at […]

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Why Any Modular Gadget Should Be Taken With a Pinch of Salt

June 16, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Companies have tried making modular gadgets for decades Google’s Project Ara might just be the biggest failed modular attempt There’s nothing to suggest modular devices can really work The common complaint heard these days with gadgets – and smartphones in particular – is that there’s a lack of any true innovation. Phones today look […]

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Box Drive Will Let You 'Stream' Files From the Cloud to Your PC

June 16, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The app is already available for download Users can work on files in the cloud without storing everything locally Box Drive is natively integrated into Windows Explorer and Mac Finder While Google is planning to expand the backup service offered by its Drive desktop app, another cloud service, Box, has now launched its own […]

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WD Blue 3D, SanDisk Ultra 3D SSDs With New 64-Layer 3D NAND Technology Launched

June 15, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The drives offer 250GB to 2TB storage options Both the SSDs sport 64-layer 3D NAND technology The prices of the SSDs start at $99.99 Western Digital and its subsidiary SanDisk have launched two new solid state drives that boast of 3D NAND technology that essentially allows the company to offer more storage space at […]

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Intel Core-X Series Desktop CPUs Unveiled, Including New Core i9 Chips

June 15, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X will be based on the new Basin Falls platform Sklylake-X series will eventually have a 18 core variant in the future Intel X299 chipset will use a new LGA 2066 socket At the ongoing Computex 2017 trade show in Taipei, Intel has introduced a brand new Core-X series of high-end […]

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