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April 19, 2013  1:28 PM

MyFaves: HDD Docking Station



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

I'm starting a new occasional series of blog posts called "MyFaves," to highlight some of the hardware items that I find absolutely indispensable in working on -- that is installing, managing, repairing, and backing up -- Windows systems. I'm going to kick this series off with a hardware accessory...

April 17, 2013  4:09 PM

Mobile devices are the key to Intel’s future



Posted by: Diana Hwang
Desktops

Intel's quarterly earnings declined in Q1 thanks to sluggish PC sales, but the sky is not falling on the chip maker. The drop is simply a sign of the long-term transition toward mobile devices. Intel Corp. posted $12.6 billion in revenue for the first quarter of 2013, down 7% from the prior...


April 17, 2013  2:15 PM

It’s Baaaaaaaaaaaack! Rumors of a returned Start button for Windows “Blue” abound



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

Thanks to testing of some leaked images for the upcoming "refresh" for Windows 8 -- codenamed "Blue" or "Windows Blue" at present -- numerous sources have now confirmed that it may be possible to boot the next major Windows 8 release directly to the desktop. Likewise, the Start button and its...


April 13, 2013  8:35 PM

Windows 8 Kills PC Sales? Really?



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

In recent days, IDC has reported that PC sales fell in the aggregate by a whopping 14% for the final quarter...


April 12, 2013  3:41 PM

Windows 8 Works For World Peace…Sort of…



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

Here's one for the record books -- though perhaps not, when you pause to think about it further. This New Yorker headline from The Borowitz Report kind of says it all: "

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April 9, 2013  7:24 PM

Microsoft Incentivizes SMBs to Grab Win8/Office Std 2013 at 15% off through June 30



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

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April 6, 2013  8:45 PM

Laptop Shopping? Microsoft’s Troubles Could Benefit You!



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

Just read a fascinating article over at the DealNews website. Entitled "Windows 8 Sales...

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April 5, 2013  11:14 PM

Comedian Loves His Surface Pro — It’s No Joke



Posted by: Diana Hwang
Desktops

After a month of searching for the right person, I finally found him. I had to look under every rock but he’s really out there. It’s the lone guy on the planet who loves his Surface Pro and he doesn’t work for Microsoft! Truly, it was a huge accomplishment to find someone who...


April 5, 2013  3:20 PM

Windows 8 Touchscreen Displays Affordable, Widely Available



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

In early 2012, I wrote a two-part series of blog posts on "Buying a Touchscreen for Windows 8," (Episode...

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April 4, 2013  2:47 PM

Everything Must Go! MS Store Cuts Win8 Tablet/Hybrid Prices



Posted by: Ed Tittel
Desktops

Make of it what you will, but prices at the Microsoft store are being slashed. I found the best coverage of this phenomenon at C|NET where Brooke Crothers'

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