About ArunKumar@TWC

Arun Kumar is a Microsoft MVP alumnus, obsessed with technology, especially the Internet. He deals with the multimedia content needs of training and corporate houses. Follow him on Twitter @PowercutIN
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Vivaldi Browser Review – Features, Tips and Tricks

Vivaldi web browser for Windows is now available for download. I have seen many peeps on the social networks, especially on Twitter, claiming it to be the best browser for power users of Internet. We had taken a look at the […]

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Why is Microsoft hearting Linux & Open Source now?

There was a time when Microsoft was totally against Open Source software and considered many of them, including Linux, as opponents. However, 2014 saw an event where the stage backdrop said Microsoft loves Linux (with a heart symbol). In the […]

How to sit in front of computer: Computing ergonomics

Some people spend more than 6-10 hours a day in front of computers. They are so absorbed in their activities that they do not pay attention to their postures. Some might be bending heavily to look at the screen or keyboard […]

Methods of Social Engineering – How to protect yourself

We have written much about Social Engineering, and you might have read about it at other places too. Social Engineering is the method where social engineers (read: hackers) do not even not even have to touch a keyboard to get […]

Security threats in Smart Devices and Privacy Issues

A while back, an issue had come up with Samsung Smart TVs – that they collect whatever you speak in front of them and send the recording to some third party. This is done in the name of research so […]

Portable and Installer edition software

Difference between Portable and Installer edition software

Software that need to be installed take time as they connect to operating system and part of their procedure calls depend on the resources already available on computer. If those resources – e.g. a common DLL file – are missing […]

Discussion: Best Free Antivirus for Windows PC

There was a time when computer users did not have to worry about virus & malware. They simply booted their computer and started working on MS-DOS or Linux. As the operating systems got more complex, chances of leaving out “holes” […]

Contiki OS vs Windows 10 for Internet of Things

Contiki OS vs Windows 10 for Internet of Things

If you have been creating smart devices, you sure might have worked on Contiki OS. Almost all devices prior to the launch of Windows 10 IoT edition were either using Contiki OS or Linux for creating interactive smart devices that […]

Review of Dropbox for Windows 10 app

You might already be using the Desktop App from Dropbox to backup and sync your files and photos across devices. Dropbox has recently come up with an app that is perfect for low-memory devices such as tablets and phones running […]

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The revolutionary Super WiFi – TV White Space explained

A few weeks ago, we carried a story on how Microsoft intends to use TV White Space in Africa and India to provide internet connectivity to the most remote areas. In areas where installing even a cellphone tower is impossible, […]

Facebook Notes: When and how to create them

Sometimes, we want to say something that if created as a post, will be too long. I need not tell you that long posts are often a turn-off. Same applies to long articles on websites and blogs if they are […]

What is Digital Disruption: Definition, Meaning, Examples

Disruption, as such, is something that can be considered a hurdle in achieving your goal or completing your tasks. There can be many examples of disruption but the easiest one to relate could be some Windows Update that makes you […]

ExpressVPN on Windows 10 Review & Giveaway

We are back with another giveaway. Earlier we reviewed earlier reviewed. Express VPN 3.1. This review of ExpressVPN 4.1 is being written to note its performance on Windows 10. Moreover, we are also giving away ExpressVPN 4.1 licesnse free to […]

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Deployment Options for Office 2016

The latest in the productive suite from Microsoft is Office 2016 – with touch support and a hoard of features in each desktop application and web apps. Check out the list of new features in Office 2016 if you haven’t […]

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How to change Outlook.com Language back to English

Sometimes it happens that the language of Outlook.com gets changed to some other than English. And if you do not understand the new language, it becomes very difficult to perform any task on Outlook.com. This post explains how to change […]

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System Requirements for Office 2016 and Office 365

Office 365 always attempts to provide you with the latest versions of all the software it includes. That includes both web versions and standalone versions, if you have that plan. Office 365 has different packages that come with and without […]

Pixel C or iPad Pro or Surface Book? Which one is for you?

The past few months saw many new entrants into the convertibles market. Some of this look like clones of Microsoft Surface. Even Dell and HP have designed laptop cum tablets but are available at high costs. The main three products […]