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Why You Should Upgrade To Windows 7

July 22, 2010


If you haven’t been living under a rock for the past two years, you probably have a faint idea of what Windows 7 is. If you’re part of the 70% demographic that uses Windows XP, then you’ve probably held back from Vista with good reason, and probably don’t know why you’d even want to switch […]

Windows Phone 7 Review

July 21, 2010


It’s come a long way, hasn’t it? Well, in some respects, no. In fact, Windows phone 7 only started development 2 years ago, not so long of a development for an entire OS, even more so if you consider that Windows phone 7 is a complete departure from *shudder* Windows Mobile 6.5, a platform long […]

Behind The Hype: Xbox 360 Slim

June 22, 2010


Just at last week’s E3 conference, Microsoft put on quite a show. Along with epic previews of much anticipated titles (like Halo: Reach), they also announced their new iteration of the great Xbox 360. So what’s so great about this new 360? Well, to start, it’s not a new 360. Well, at least not what […]

Should Microsoft Continue Making Operating Systems?

January 9, 2010


I am a long time Windows user. From Windows 98 to the new Windows 7, I’ve been there. But after the release of Windows 7 I started wondering: “Should Microsoft even make operating systems any more?” Now when I thought this, I didn’t quite mean it in a bad way. In fact, that’s quite the […]

Windows 8 Coming 2012 with 128-bit Architechure?

December 26, 2009


Windows 7 has just barely made it’s appearance on store shelves, and Microsoft is already planning something to replace it… in only 2 years? This may be true, according to this roadmap on Microsoft Kitchen’s website. It states that a new major version of Windows is to be released every three years, and an update […]

PS3 vs XBOX 360

November 23, 2009


It seems like the battle between Sony’s Playstation 3  and Microsoft’s XBOX 360 has been going on since the beginning of time. Fans of each console arguing and arguing and well…. getting absolutely nowhere. In this article, I am going to try and give my most unbiased thoughts on both systems (seeing as I own both) and […]

20 Cool Features In Microsoft Office 2010

November 16, 2009


It’s time. Time for a new version of Office, that is. The last version, Office 2007, sported a host of new features that some people loved, and some people hated. Ironically, this was around the same time Windows Vista was released– an operating systems with a slew of problems. Now, Windows 7 has just been released, […]