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Minimum System & Hardware requirements for Windows 10

Microsoft has updated its minimum hardware requirements for Windows 10 Anniversary Update v1607 in the interest of security. This is applicable to Windows 10 Creators Update v1703 too. Microsoft has now made TPM 2.0 hardware-based security layer a requirement for […]

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How to identify USB 3.0 Port on Laptop

USB 3.0 was launched back in 2008. This new edition has more functions and better features included in the port. Although it looks just like a simple data cable port, it actually makes a lot more things run in the […]

New Windows 10 devices you can expect to see this year

Windows 10 is the most widely used PC operating system now and its been around two years since we are talking about Windows 10 devices, their features, and upgrades. A new era of Windows 10 devices is around to begin. The […]

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Skylake systems that will be supported on Windows 8.1/7

In its latest drive to push Windows 10 adoption further, Microsoft announced that nextgen CPUs will only support Windows 10. Elaborating more on the announcement made, Microsoft published a list of more than 100 Skylake Systems that will be capable […]

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PC Stress Test free software for Windows 10/8/7

If you have built a new computer and wanted to test it, or if you need to identify hardware faults on your existing system, you will want to consider subjecting your computer to a PC Stress Test. A PC Stress […]

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List of PCs that support Windows Hello in Windows 10

Want to use Windows Hello? Then you’ll need one of these computers! Most of you may be aware that Microsoft is planning to release a new feature that is only available with Windows 10. This feature is called Windows Hello, […]

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SD Card Reader not working in Windows 10

Many users after upgrading their experience from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 complained that their SD Cards were not being recognized. When they insert the SD card in the proper slot, the machine just fails to detect it and SD […]

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Check: Is your OEM computer really ready for Windows 10

Many Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users who have reserved the Free Windows 10 Upgrade, are still waiting for it, and asking When will I get Windows 10 and Is my computer ready for Windows 10! Microsoft will push Windows […]

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Best Free Benchmark Software for Windows 10

Now that you have installed Windows 10, you might want to see how the different components of your computer are working. If you have Windows 10 and Windows 8 side by side on different machines, you may install these best […]

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What is UEFI or Unified Extensible Firmware Interface?

UEFI is the acronym for Unified Extensible Firmware Interface. It is basically a replacement for BIOS which is used to set up the hardware and load and start an operating system in today’s Windows 10/8 PCs. What is UEFI The […]

Raspberry Pi A+ vs Raspberry Pi B+

Differences between Raspberry Pi A+ and Raspberry Pi B+

Raspberry Pi is a single board computer (SBC) that can be quickly mounted to any TV or other output channels to create different projects. You do not necessarily need a TV unless you want to play games or do some […]