August, 2016  // Posts published in August, 2016

Top 5 Gaming Genres Where the PC is Always Better

Aug 31st 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Top 5 Gaming Genres Where the PC is Always Better

The early days of video games were defined by PC gaming. Most modern games – including everything from strategy games to first person shooters – originated on the PC. In other words, the majority of the gaming industry owes itself to PC gaming. With that in mind, let’s take a look at 5 gaming genres that will always, forever, be better on the PC than they will on consoles or (gasp) mob

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5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Upcoming Surface Pro 5

Aug 24th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Upcoming Surface Pro 5

The Surface Pro 5 rumors are heating up. Are you in the market for a new tablet/ultrabook combo? Well, the Surface 5 may be the right choice for you. Find out everything you need to know about the Surface 5 today in our rumor roundup. 5) Surface Pro 5 Release Date The Surface Pro 5 is expected to be released in Spring 2017. Microsoft hasn’t been releasing the Surface Pro on an annual bas

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Top 5 Tips When Shopping for Business PCs

Aug 20th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 5 Tips When Shopping for Business PCs

Do you use your PC for more than just Facebook and gaming? If you do business on your PC, then your shopping process is going to be different. Today, we’re looking at the top 5 tips to use when shopping around for business PCs. 5) Do You Really Need a Brand New PC? The first question you should ask is whether or not you actually need a new PC. Sometimes, your business PC might be fine simpl

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Apple Will Pay You $200,000 If You Can Find Bugs in iOS and iCloud

Aug 15th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Apple Will Pay You $200,000 If You Can Find Bugs in iOS and iCloud

Apple recently launched a bug bounty program that can pay you a lot of money for finding flaws in Apple software and hardware. The program pays people up to $200,000 for finding iOS and iCloud bugs. The bounty program is starting off small but will slowly expand over time. The news was announced at this year’s Black Hat conference, where Apple stated that they were launching a bug bount

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5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About Football Manager 2017

Aug 11th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About Football Manager 2017

A new football season is underway, and that means we’re about to see another release of the extremely popular Football Manager 2017 (and FIFA 17). Ready to build another undefeated club and become the next Sir Alex Ferguson? Here are 5 fast facts you need to know about Football Manager 2017: It Should Be Released in Early November We don’t yet know the official release date for Football M

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3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

Aug 2nd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

On August 2, 2016, Windows 10 will no longer be free for existing Windows users. As it’s always been planned, Microsoft is pulling the promotion after one year. If you already missed the deadline, then you may think it’s too late to download Windows 10 for free. However, we already know of a few ways to still get Windows 10 for free – including some 100% legal ways and a few shady ways.

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New Rio Olympics 2016 Scams Are Targeting People Online: 5 Tips to Protect Yourself

Aug 1st 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

New Rio Olympics 2016 Scams Are Targeting People Online: 5 Tips to Protect Yourself

The Rio Olympics 2016 are just around the corner. As we see with every major event, scammers are hitting the internet trying to take advantage of unsuspecting users. Want to enjoy the Olympics online without being attacked? Want to watch beach volleyball match streams without losing access to all your online banking data? Here are 5 tips to help you stay protected throughout the Rio Olympics.

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