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Microsoft’s Windows 10 April 2018 update focuses on saving you time

Earlier today Microsoft announced a fresh update to Windows 10 — the April 2018 update which will be free to download from 30th April. The theme surrounding this release is based on saving time and making your time spent working more productive with two features: Timeline and Focus Assist. Windows 10: Timeline Timeline has been built…

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Acer Swift 5: A strong mid-range Windows laptop

As part of their Swift series of laptops, Acer launched the Swift 3, 5 and 7 earlier this year — an attempt to please people with varying budgets and performance requirements. Last weekend at the Acer Live Blog in Glasgow, I checked out the Acer Swift 7, the Switch Alpha 12 (a Microsoft Surface Pro…

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Microsoft is making Windows 10 updates smaller (and faster) to download

Updating a Windows machine can be a painstaking process, but with a new tecnology called UUP — or Unified Update Platform — Microsoft is aiming to drastically reduce the size of your update downloads. Available to Windows Insider users on PC, tablet, smartphones, IoT and HoloLens devices, UUP aims to reduce the download size of updates by…

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Microsoft’s Surface Studio just made desktop PCs exciting again

The world of desktop PCs hasn’t exactly been thrilling in the last few years. Apart from thinner and higher resolution displays, some interesting designs and more power, desktop computers haven’t really changed much. Today however, Microsoft’s Surface Studio made desktop PCs exciting again. Starting at $2,999, the Surface Studio comes with a 28-inch touch screen display that’s…

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How To Fix “Your Connection Is Not Private” Error On Windows 10

Having issues with the “Your connection is not private” error when you try to access Google on Windows? Follow these 3 simple steps for an easy fix…

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Core i3 and i7 Models Now Selling

Up until now, you could only pick up the Core i5 variant of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, however you can finally purchase the brand new Core i3 and i7 models today.

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Google Is Removing Quickoffice From Google Play Store & iOS App Store

After announcing that the Google Docs, Sheets and Slides apps will be able to natively edit Microsoft Office files at Google I/O, the search engine giants have today announced the removal of Quickoffice from the Google Play Store and iOS App Store.

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Microsoft Upgrades OneDrive Storage To 1TB for Office 365 Users

If you’re a user of Office 365, this news is bound to put a big smile on your face. Microsoft yesterday announced that they’re increasing OneDrive’s base-level storage from 20GB to a whopping 1TB.

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Microsoft’s Brand New 12″ Surface Pro 3 Announced With 2160×1440 Display

Microsoft have essentially produced the 12″ Surface 3 to remove the need to own a tablet alongside a laptop, a common occurrence based on their stats that highlight 96% of iPad owners own a laptop, too. With this larger, higher resolution display

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Microsoft Slashes Price Of The Surface RT

If you’ve been on the lookout for a Windows 8 tablet, you’re in for a nice surprise. Microsoft took the decision to slash a massive £130 off the Microsoft Surface RT bringing it down from £399 to £279 for the 32GB model. Why? This article from The Next Web outlines that it could be a…