October, 2016  // Posts published in October, 2016

Top 5 Best PC-Only Features That Apple Should Copy

Oct 29th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Top 5 Best PC-Only Features That Apple Should Copy

The Apple versus PC debate has been stagnant over the past few years, with both sides entrenched in their respective tablet and desktop computer marketplaces. Neither side has any really killer features that are prompting either userbase to shift. Nevertheless, we’re PC fans here at Fix My PC Free. And we have consistently refused to switch to Mac over the years. Why? Well, there are still

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4 Products Microsoft Quietly Killed in 2016

Oct 27th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

4 Products Microsoft Quietly Killed in 2016

Every year, companies quietly kill off products without much fanfare. The world moves on, and gradually people forget those products ever existed. Microsoft killed off several of its products and services in 2016. Some of these changes may affect your life. With that in mind, here are 4 products Microsoft quietly got rid of over the past year. 4) Project Astoria You may have never heard of Pr

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Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Rants that He’s “Done” with “Undependable” Surface Tablets

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Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Rants that He’s “Done” with “Undependable” Surface Tablets

Microsoft has paid the NFL billions of dollars to promote its Surface tablets over the past 3 seasons. Unfortunately for Microsoft, that marketing campaign has been a little rocky over the years. When the Surface tablets were first introduced on the sidelines, announcers called them iPads. In other games, we’ve seen the Surface Tablet rammed into Johnny Manziel’s head or thrown down on t

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Microsoft Announces All-in-One Surface Studio PC for $3,000

Oct 26th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Microsoft Announces All-in-One Surface Studio PC for $3,000

Microsoft made big headlines this morning as it announced its biggest hardware release of the year: an all-in-one PC called the Surface Studio. We have all of the details on the $3,000 AIO PC here for you today. First, the Surface Studio isn’t exactly a surprise. Rumors about the Surface Studio have been swirling for weeks. Microsoft was caught trademarking the name Surface Studio while al

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How to Watch the 2016 World Series on your PC Without Cable

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How to Watch the 2016 World Series on your PC Without Cable

It seems like the only reason people still have cable in 2016 is to watch live sports. But what if you’re a baseball fan who already cut the cord and removed cable? Fortunately, you’re not alone. Today, there are plenty of legal ways to watch the 2016 MLB playoffs and World Series on your computer without Cable. Game 1 took place last night as the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs

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5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Skyrim Remaster

Oct 25th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Skyrim Remaster

Bethesda is launching a remastered version of Skyrim at the end of this month. A remaster is something we rarely see with a relatively new PC game – which is why many people are confused about how it’s going to work. To clear up your confusion, here are 5 fast facts you need to know about the remastered “Special Edition” version of Skyrim. It Requires a More Powerful System than the Or

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Confirmed On Consoles, Still No PC Version in Sight

Oct 23rd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Red Dead Redemption 2 Confirmed On Consoles, Still No PC Version in Sight

Red Dead Redemption may be the most popular game that never came to PC. It’s certainly one of the best console games that never arrived on our favorite gaming platform. That didn’t stop Rockstar from announcing Red Dead Redemption 2 as a console exclusive. Rockstar officially announced the news last week with an exciting trailer. The game is scheduled to be released in Fall 2017 for PS4 and

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Microsoft May Launch an All-in-One Desktop Called the Surface Studio

Oct 19th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft May Launch an All-in-One Desktop Called the Surface Studio

Microsoft is holding a Windows 10 event on October 26, where industry analysts expect the company to lay out a roadmap for Windows 10’s future. However, other reports suggest that Microsoft is gearing up for some big product launches at the October 26 event. One of those product launches is the so-called Surface Studio, a groundbreaking all-in-one desktop system featuring the Surface’s name

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