Category: Windows

Tips: Speeding Up Your Computer and Extending Battery Life

Two frequent questions asked by my students are: Why is my computer going so slow lately? Why is my laptop battery not lasting as long as it used to? While there are no quick answers to these questions (especially the first one),

Posted in Laptops, Windows

Windows 10 Release Date / Upgrading

Windows 10 will be released on July 29, 2015. Upgrading is free if you are running Windows 7 or 8.1. The article below has all the upgrade and hardware requirement details, while the video is the official Windows 10 introduction from Microsoft. Upgrading

Posted in Windows

Microsoft Edge – The Browser That Is Replacing IE

Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer will be replaced by Microsoft Edge when Windows 10 is released. According to The Verge, “Microsoft Edge is designed to be basic and minimalist for the future, and early previews include new features like

Posted in Windows

Windows 10 Technical Preview

Windows 10 is still under development and only available as a technical preview. And no, there will be no Windows 9. If you want to see what this new version looks like and preview some of the features Microsoft has

Posted in Windows