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  1. Windows 7 and XP are the biggest losers with Windows 10's rapid growth - US GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Since its launch into the public sphere earlier this year, Windows 10 has been gaining users in leaps and bounds . The data we've seen coming out from various sources, such as Net Applications, has been backed up by the US Government's Digital Analytics Program which suggests that among Windows users, 12.4% of them are running Windows 10 - up from 8% in August.


  2. Gartner Finds Windows 10 Enterprise Adoption Taking OffRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CNet News

    A Gartner study finds that Windows 10 is winning strong support from both business and home computer users. Here are key findings from that report.


  3. How to Use Net SendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | WikiHow

    Net Send is a command line tool used in Windows XP for sending messages to other users and computers on a local network. With Windows Vista, Net Send was replaced with msg.exe, a command line tool that has very similar functionality and syntax.


  4. Need for Meat: Jordan's unstable meat marketRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    THE DEMAND for meat in Jordan has been weakened by the conflict in its troubled neighbour Syria, with the Jordanian economy slowing down due to regional instability, impacting consumer purchasing power. However, at the same time, demand for meat is being bolstered by Syrian refugees.


  5. The Final Version of WinRAR 5.30 is Ready for DownloadRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    The classic compression program stays on course with high compatibility, support of new multipart formats and offers many other functions for security and ease-of-use. win.rar GmbH and RARLAB.COM are pleased to announce the final release of WinRAR 5.30.


  6. Windows email: 5 best free clients The best email programs for your Windows PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MacLife

    Those who work with email detest it, but it is still a daily part of many of our lives and the provisions made for email within Windows leave a lot to be desired. As someone who works online, I send and receive many emails a day and need a trusty email client that won't break or falter.


  7. Streaming Video on an Apple IIcRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hack a day

    Some of the projects we feature solve a problem. Others just demonstrate that they can be done.


  8. 20 smart new and improved features in Windows 10 It's more than just a new nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MacLife

    With Windows 10 , Microsoft is trying to keep some of the touch and tablet features it created for Windows 8, combine them with the familiar Start menu and desktop, and run it all on top of an improved operating system with more security, a new browser, the Cortana assistant, its own version of Office for on-the-go editing and plenty of new features intended to make life simpler. Of course, that also means it's very different to use, whether you come from Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows XP.


  9. Man avoids piracy lawsuit by becoming a YouTube hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... today . He's under fire from Sony Music, HBO Europe, Microsoft and 20th Century Fox for putting copies of Microsoft Windows 7 and 8, as well as other content, on filesharing sites. Through legal representation from the Business Software Alliance ...


  10. How to avoid an innovation credibility crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Computer Weekly

    Among the innovation challenges a head of IT will face is how to introduce a digital initiative without losing face A company that was founded to produce widgets may very well feel this is what it does best. So why change? According to Gartner distinguished analyst Steve Prentice, the past has shown that companies that do not evolve, quickly go out of business.


  11. Microsoft rescues Dell from root certificate security flawsRead the original story

    Friday | Aurora Era-Banner

    The updates are for Windows Defender for Windows 10 and 8.1; Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Vista; Microsoft Safety Scanner; and Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool. Dell installed the eDellRoot certificate as part of a support tool in order to make it faster for its customers to service their system.


  12. MMCSnapInsView lists all Windows MMC Snap InsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GHacks

    ... Management Console (MMC) provides system administrators with an administrative interface to manage the Microsoft Windows operating system. In addition , it provides them with the means to "create special tools to delegate specific administrative ...


  13. Import/Edit Canon G7 X H.264 MP4 video files in Movie Maker on Windows 10/8.1/7Read the original story

    Friday | Digital Game Developer

    SUBJECT: Import/Edit Canon G7 X H.264 MP4 video files in Movie Maker on Windows 10/8.1/7 KEYWORDS: Canon G7 X is one of the most popular cameras on the market, it is unveiled not long ago but now it has a few of users. Canon G7 X has used very powerful hardware, it is equipped with the powerful DIGIC 6 image processor and a large 1a 3 20.2-megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor, besides it also has a fast 4.2x f/1.8-2.8 optical zoom lens, so this excellent camera will help you to record high quality images easily.


  14. Network Simulation Experiments ManualRead the original story

    Friday | Safari Books Online

    ... 256 or more colors -The English language version of the following operating systems are supported: Microsoft Windows NT (Service Pack 3, 5, or 6a) Windows 2000 (Service Pack 1 and 2 are supported but not required) Windows XP (Service Pack 1 is ...


  15. Windows 10 usage grows to just 12.4% in new reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WinBeta

    A new report on operating system usage has revealed that adoption of Microsoft's new operating system, Windows 10, has grown by 12.4% since first quarter 2015 while every other common operating system has declined, suggesting that while Windows 10 hasn't yet become as widely used as many had hoped, it is on its way if these trends continue. Windows 7 remains the most popular operating system for all computer users with 64.2% still using this old Microsoft favorite.


  16. Docear4Word: Reference Management for Microsoft Word Based on BibTeX...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | CiteULike

    In Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , pp. 445-446, doi:10.1145/2467696.2467785 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


  17. Disable "Advertising ID" on Microsoft Windows?Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Ask Dave Taylor!

    I was reading about the major update to Windows 10 that Microsoft just pulled because of it sneakily turning off your privacy settings. Which makes me wonder, where are they found, and in particular, what's the deal with Advertising ID on Win10? You're correct that the "1511" version update to Windows 10 from Microsoft was pulled from production in mid-November because it was incorrectly resetting people's privacy controls as part of the update, but it's been fixed and supposedly there's a newer update that not only doesn't do this, but has a little tool to reset things if you did have them changed.


  18. Software Pirate Needs 200K YouTube Views Or He Gets A Big FineRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Ubergizmo

    ... solution to settle the case. Jakub F, the individual accused of pirating software that includes Microsoft Windows, was active in the warez community for a few years. He posted links to various forums allowing other people to download the softwares ...


  19. Gives Thanks To Customers With A No Cost EzCheckPersonal Check WriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | PRWeb has decided to give thanks to customers this holiday season by offering ezCheckpersonal at no cost when checking out through Trialpay. Visit for more details.


  20. How to stop Windows 7 offering Windows 10 update?Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Geekzone

    I have a Windows 7 HTPC in the lounge and hope to not have to upgrade this machine to Windows 10. How do I stop it offering the upgrade? delete KB 3035583 and hide it in windows update the hide the windows 10 download in windows update i have found that the win 10 download keeps coming back even though ive hidden it so i have to be careful when doing updates. dont think you can truly hide or stop it being offered I removed it by hand and hid the update, however MS re-released it and GWX returned.