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Windows 10 creeps even closer to landing on your PC – CNET


Microsoft makes a status change that has implications for all you Windows 7 and 8.1 users. Source: Windows 10 creeps even closer to landing on your PC – CNET Advertisements

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Dell apologizes for HTTPS certificate fiasco, provides removal tool | Ars Technica


So Dell has been preloading extras into your new purchases without you knowing. This is typical of what we call CRAPWARE which regardless of intent, is additional software added to your purchase without your informed and obvious consent. It is … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity experts warn of new ModPOS malware targeting retail payment terminals – Business – CBC News


U.S. retailers are hunting for evidence of new breaches leading into the holiday shopping season after a cyber intelligence firm privately warned them about payment-card-stealing malware that it said evades almost all security software. Source: Cybersecurity experts warn of new … Continue reading

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Windows 10 still optional – no matter what you might read


There has been some news of late that Microsoft is making some changes in the new year to how it is rolling out Windows 10 for people still on Windows 7 or 8. Reports have indicated that MS will be … Continue reading

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How to Activate “God Mode” in Windows 10


We reported on this for Windows 7, but it is good to know that it is still there for Windows 10. How to Activate "God Mode" in Windows 10 – Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGeeks are Sexy Technology News. If … Continue reading

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Useful tech tricks you probably didn’t know about (12 Photos) : theCHIVE


Some cool little tips for you geeks who like to shortcut things. My favorite (which I verified) is #9:Create a folder named GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}. It will create a ‘God Mode’ folder that will give you access to everything. via (1) Useful … Continue reading

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Scumbag Windows [Comic] – Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGeeks are Sexy Technology News


Scumbag Windows [Comic] – Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGeeks are Sexy Technology News.

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Here comes Windows 10! Along with it’s annoying reminder


Earlier today (June 1, 2015), Microsoft announced the released date for Windows 10, their latest and greatest OS for the end of July. If MS sticks to form (where every other operating OS is great) than Windows 10 looks like it … Continue reading

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What Windows can you upgrade to Windows 10?


The short answer is, almost anything that is currently supported and that has a legitimate license key. We’ve made mention of it before but Microsoft is offering free upgrades to Windows 10 this summer to any user of Windows 7 … Continue reading

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10 Things to consider about IT when starting a new business or practice. (REPOST)


This article was originally published back in September 2010 but due to several recent conversations, I decided to post it again both here and on our newsletter. ———————————– On occasion, we get asked for advice on helping new business owners … Continue reading

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