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15 Deadly Windows Security Flaws and Vulnerabilities

October 10th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Windows has a long history of critical security flaws and far-reaching vulnerabilities. WannaCry, a form of ransomware that takes access of the system away from the user, is just one recent example of these flaws being used to gain unauthorized access to remote systems.

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It begs the question — what are some other security flaws and vulnerabilities that have affected the operating system over the years? Here are 15 examples. Read more…

30 Most Impressive MS Paint Drawings

August 10th, 2017 - Filed under Inspiration

After Microsoft released Windows 10 last April, creatives all over the world began to panic that the software giant is going to kill its Paint app in the next Windows’ update. Fortunately Windows’ managers had announced to the public that Paint won’t go anywhere, it’ll co-exist alongside its latest version Paint 3D. If you think no-one is using MS Paint, you may be surprised to discover a great number of artists relying on MS Paint for their creations. The 32-year old tool has a long way to go before it becomes obsolete. The art world loves Paint.

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Yet, for many of us, Paint is a distant childhood memory. The simple colour palette, the minimalist layout, and the easy user interface made Paint the favourite tool for kids. But, you don’t have to be a kid to draw with your mouse. Don’t believe us? Take a look at these impressive drawings. Read more…

12 Free and Reliable Firewall for Windows 7, 8 and 10

August 7th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

When a new operating system arrives, not only do we have to find out which devices and which applications are compatible, but also which antivirus would work well and, of course, which firewall should be used. For this reason we will analyze some of the most important and safe to install firewalls on Windows.

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8 Tools to Make Desktop Apps on Any Devices

June 24th, 2017 - Filed under Software

Technology has turned various impossibilities to possible and promising facts for today’s men. A few years back, we couldn’t even think to make our personal computer portable and now we are taking it with us even while travelling in the shape of laptops.

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Smartphones are considered to be the most important part of our lives. We have made ourselves quite paralyzed and dependent upon machines. We do not even bother to calculate a small amount manually rather we put it at our smartphone calculator to get the results. No doubt that technology has saved lots of time by doing things rapidly and increased the value of multi-tasking. Read more…

20 Common Windows 10 Issues (and How to Fix Them)

May 24th, 2017 - Filed under Software

Windows 10 has been hailed as an improvement over previous generations. It is making a popular operating system so far with more than 400 million PCs, tablets, and PCs running it. No matter the users are familiar with the OS for so long (referring to the previous Windows versions), no software is free from bugs, glitches, and different compatibility issues. Consequently, there is a series of some common Windows problems, which persists and plagues users.

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We have a compiled a list of twenty reoccurring issues of Windows 10 as well as solutions to fix them. Read more…

20 Most Common Windows Problems (And Solutions to Fix Them)

May 22nd, 2017 - Filed under Software

Windows is one of the most commonly used PC operating systems. Smartphone operating systems also make use of the Windows software. However, any software wouldn’t perform flawlessly over time, a fact which is also true of Windows.

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Hence, below are some common problems that Windows users often face. They are presented with some solutions that may help out: Read more…

20 Microsoft Cortana Tips and Tricks You Can’t Miss Out

January 11th, 2017 - Filed under Mobile

Microsoft is known in the IT industry for introducing many innovative features in every Operating System (OS) that is launched in the market. The most trending discussions on technology is about the ‘Internet of Things’, which is shortly referred as IoT. This time Microsoft has come up with a very interesting feature related to IoT, named as ‘Cortana’, introduced in Windows 10. This feature has gained a lot of popularity for the quick support by keeping the user information and preferences very accessible.

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Cortana is a smart voice-based interactive digital assistant.” Read more…

15 Most Powerful Windows Built-in Tools You Must Use

December 17th, 2016 - Filed under Software

Microsoft is an ever growing company, their most known product is Windows. Almost everyone uses this amazing operating system. The question is, are you using it to its full potential? Powerful and useful tools come with this system but most people only know a few of them. Hence, some look for 3rd-party programs.

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Furthermore, Windows has a lot of versions but since we are talking about it now, I would like to discuss the newer versions. From Windows 7, 8 / 8.1, and of course, Windows 10. Read more…

15 Professional Data Recovery Tools for Windows

April 1st, 2016 - Filed under Software

Data resides at the heart of all informational systems. From governments gathering classified intelligence to corporations predicting trends with Big Data, modern data dependence pervades nearly every aspect of human life; yet, in the blink of an eye anyone can experience a massive loss of stored information. Such an experience can be devastating to say the least.

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For this reason, new and sophisticated data recovery tools are constantly being introduced to the tech-driven marketplace. These tools, the saviors of the digital domain, provide users of the Windows operating system with hope that their data may not be lost forever. Read more…

20 Free Windows Tools You Should Install

November 18th, 2015 - Filed under Software

Congratulations on your purchase of a new Windows PC. Irrespective of whether you have bought laptop or desktop, having certain tools will be highly helpful.

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You might now be on the top of the world after having purchased the best Windows laptop or PC. You might be aware of the fact that Windows operating system comes with a number of built-in features and tools. But, as per your requirement or tasks in hand, you might be in need of some additional tools with better functionalities. Here are the top 20 free windows tools without any specific order of priority you should install in your system to improve its functionality: Read more…

100 Useful Windows Keyboard Shortcuts You Might Not Know

November 17th, 2015 - Filed under Software

There are a lot of businesses that focus on the technical side of things. And as many of you believe, there are companies who rely on application and software that tracks the activity rate of its employees. This helps them monitor the activity levels and the projects that employees are currently working on. For one thing, keyboard shortcuts are one of the most effective ways to increase your productivity rate.

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Let’s assume that you are the type of person who easily does things without distractions and prefer to do it in one go. So, let’s say you are editing a draft of a book and it needs to go under an ePub conversion services first, and you’ve considered it as ready for publish you just need to add a few images to the document. Well, what if I said that you do not have to move your mouse around to find the right window containing the photos? You can shortcut you way to various actions in your computer with all but a press away. Read more…

Top 20 Platforms to Build Your Own Mobile App

June 4th, 2015 - Filed under Mobile

Smartphones have indeed made our life easier as they assist us in performing a lot of tasks easily which would otherwise consume a lot of time and energy. As the computing power of these devices surges, they are becoming indispensable for us. Whether you need to buy grocery or find the correct way at an unknown place, smartphones can accomplish these tasks for you in just a few clicks and taps. These devices are indeed very powerful, but it is the mobile application that unleashes its real potential. Mobile apps make the use of the advanced logical and computational abilities of these devices and help you perform the most complex tasks with utmost ease. Whether you wish to develop a HTML5 or a native app, the app development platforms can come in handy for you.

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Gone are the days, when the development of the mobile apps was restricted to a few developers and others had to rely on them for the apps and games. It is the era of mobile operating systems like Android, iOS and Windows which have pursued the app development process very aggressively and have come up with IDEs, SDKs and APIs Read more…

Top 20 ‘Gadgets’ that Work Best for iPhone / Android Smartphone

March 9th, 2015 - Filed under Mobile

Your smart phone devices are more than just cellular phones, instead one may term them as completely equipped computers. So what is special about smartphones that was missing in the old phones? I’ll tell you briefly. Smartphones these days are characterized by high processors that are very powerful and speedy. Moreover, through the operating system installed on your mobile, it allows you to do almost anything; from placing a VoIP call to browsing and the possibilities are endless. This is where the true beauty of smartphone lies.

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Where the original mobile phones were just plain screens, innocent devices capable of only storing a few contacts, making calls or sending messages in a monotone dull screen; smartphones nowadays mimic a fully functional upgraded computer. Smartphones are easy on the hand through touch sensitive screens and people rely on them so much that they rather keep them in their hands all the time. Read more…

Top Mac Myths You Need to Know Before Buying A Mac

October 13th, 2014 - Filed under Hardware

The elegance, stability and the ease of use of the Mac OS X evokes a passionate response from the Mac users, whether using them for a longer period of time or those who have migrated from the Windows environment, quite recently. The Mac users and the Windows loyalists are into a rivalry and there are certain myths, around which such a competition is based on. Let us now discuss some of these Mac Myths.

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5 Popular Windows Mobile Phone Apps Of 2014

May 7th, 2014 - Filed under Mobile

Windows phone is a relatively fresh mobile phone ecosystem and it is trying to make its presence felt in the market crowded with android and iOS devices. It is catching up with time and most of the essential apps have already made it to the app store of windows mobile.

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The prominent developers have already found way to the windows app store and the popular apps and games are here as well. It is also serving as a good platform for new developers who might find it tough to gain popularity in the overcrowded android app store but are doing well here. Here are some of the best windows phone apps that were served to us so far this year. Read more…

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