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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What is Decentralized Internet?

The Internet we know, has governments and corporations involved in providing for data transfers. Servers for routing, DNS and other things are handled by government organizations and Internet Service Providers. Thus, they are able to track what you are doing […]

How to use Feedback app in Windows 10

The new build of Windows 10 – build number 10525 – has a new app called Feedback app. It can be used to send feedback to the team working on Windows 10. It can also be used to report problems […]

Data over Sound – Alternative Data Transfer Methods

There are three mainstream data transfer methods as of now: the radio waves; copper/fiber conductor; and Bluetooth. The latter has a very small range and is too slow for data transmission and hence can be dismissed. The fiber conductors too […]

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5 facts about Cloud Computing affairs you should know

Cloud computing needs no introduction. From email to hybrid clouds, everything comes under the ambit of cloud computing. We’ll not get into the definition of cloud computing and its types in this post. I will be pointing to some articles […]

How to secure Dropbox Account in a few steps

Dropbox is one of the many cloud services that let you store your data online. Almost all free online storage provides – including Amazon, Google, OneDrive and Dropbox – seem to focus more on your photos and encourage you to […]

Windows 10 – User reactions to the operating system

Windows 10 was finally released on July 29, 2015 after almost eight months of testing via Insider Preview. The Insider Preview program was to let users test the operating system even as it was being built. Most of these Insiders […]

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Get Windows 10 Help directly from Microsoft Store

Windows 10 was supposed to be a smooth rollout. The initial plan of Microsoft was to install a Get Windows App which was to check your computer if it is fully prepared to receive the Windows 10 upgrade. In a […]

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Download Media Player for Windows 10 K and KN Editions

Due to the different laws and regulations of different countries or set of countries like the European Union and China and Korea, Microsoft has to remove certain features or add some local features to its Windows 10 editions meant for […]

Junk Files in Windows 10: What can you delete safely?

Junk files are files that remain on your computer after a task has been performed. Sometimes, Windows or some program needs to create temporary files while doing some task and then forgets to delete the temporary files it created. As […]

Facebook Security Checkup lets you secure your account

Facebook contains too much data about you and yours. Users share information related to their biography, occupation, date of birth, phone numbers, etc in their profiles. This info, if hacked and passed into wrong hands, can lead to identity theft. […]

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Windows 10 Review – The Good and the Bad

Windows 10 is certainly the best operating system from Microsoft yet. The new operating system is optimized both for PCs and tablets. Users will be as comfortable in using Windows 10 on tablets as they will be when they run […]

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Windows 10 Problems, Issues with solutions and fixes

If you have installed the latest version of Windows 10, you may be facing some Windows 10 problems and issues. Fortunately, the list of known issues is not long and is limited to some countries for some reason. The best […]

Spyware Blaster free version: Protect your Windows PC

SpywareBlaster is a popular software that protects your Windows computer from malware, potentially unwanted programs and malicious and blacklisted websites. So far is good. But if you are expecting anything more, you are in for a major disappointment as even the blacklisting […]

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How does Microsoft make money from Android

Many of us often wonder how Microsoft makes money from Android OS. The revenue probabilities point towards the products that Microsoft creates for Androids. But then, aren’t they freemium goods? I mean, Word for Android or Office for Android and […]

Use Google Privacy Settings Wizard to harden your settings

There are many speculations regarding the privacy policies of the search giant. To counter these, Google has released a Google Privacy Settings Wizard that will help you assess your current settings and allows you to make changes wherever possible. Google […]