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4 Cool Features You Need to Know About in Windows 10

Dec 13th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

4 Cool Features You Need to Know About in Windows 10

Windows 10 is currently making its way through beta testing. Microsoft is treating Windows 10 differently than any other operating system – and not just because it skipped the number 9. With Windows 10, Microsoft is actually listening to user feedback and letting users play a part in developing the operating system. It’s a cool approach that should lead to a more polished final OS when it

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8 Tips and Tricks Guaranteed to Make Your PC More Secure

Dec 10th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Pc Protection Tips | 0 Comment

8 Tips and Tricks Guaranteed to Make Your PC More Secure

Microsoft doesn’t want its users to lose their passwords. It wants users to stay in complete control of their accounts. That’s why Microsoft recently released a guide showing 8 simple steps that are guaranteed to make your PC more secure. Although Microsoft doesn’t want to say it, these tips are basically a guaranteed way to make your Microsoft account hacker-proof while also enhancing al

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5 Fast Things You Need to Know About the Microsoft Band

Oct 30th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Mobile | 0 Comment

5 Fast Things You Need to Know About the Microsoft Band

In the tech world, rumors usually build up for months before a product gets released. This past week, that wasn’t the case. During the day on Wednesday, October 29, rumors started to appear online about a mysterious Microsoft Band. Then suddenly, unexpectedly, Microsoft confirmed the Band later that night. We went from “unconfirmed rumor” stage to “product confirmed” stage in just

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Windows 10 Promises to “Raise the Security Bar” for Cybercriminals

Oct 29th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Windows 10 Promises to “Raise the Security Bar” for Cybercriminals

Microsoft is making a lot of promises with Windows 10. So far, a lot of those promises center around the idea that “It’s not Windows 8.” Earlier this week, Microsoft released a blog post explaining how Windows 10 will raise the security bar in an effort to combat cybercrime. That blog post was titled “Windows 10: Continuing to Raise the Security Bar for Cybercriminals.” In that

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Microsoft Surface Sales Double, Generate $1 Billion in Revenue

Oct 27th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Mobile | 0 Comment

Microsoft Surface Sales Double, Generate $1 Billion in Revenue

There hasn’t been a lot of good news about Windows 8 or Surface tablets over the past two years. But earlier this week, things changed: Microsoft posted record revenues and a surprising chunk of that revenue came from the Surface division. Microsoft has launched an aggressive advertising campaign for its Surface Pro 3, calling it a tablet that can replace your laptop. Microsoft has paid hu

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Microsoft Now Offers Unlimited OneDrive Storage Space with Office 365 Subscription

Oct 25th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Microsoft Now Offers Unlimited OneDrive Storage Space with Office 365 Subscription

One of the major benefits of Office 365 has been the 1TB of additional cloud storage space you get when you sign up. That’s why I now have a grand total of 1.03TB of OneDrive storage space. Well, I have some good news for any Office 365 subscribers just like me: Microsoft recently increased the amount of storage space from 1TB to…unlimited. That’s right: if you’re an Office 365 su

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Microsoft Reveals the Most Popular Requests for Windows 10 – Add Yours To the List!

Oct 13th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Reveals the Most Popular Requests for Windows 10 – Add Yours To the List!

Microsoft is turning a new page with Windows 10. Instead of ignoring its biggest fans, Microsoft is listening to them – something it definitely did not do with Windows 8. Nowhere is that more evident than with the new Windows Feature Suggestions webpage unveiled by Microsoft. That page shows the most popular user suggestions for Windows 10 – as written by users. Here are the most highly-

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Is Windows 8 Already Dead? Microsoft’s Newest OS Drops Market Share After Windows 10 Announcement

Oct 4th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Is Windows 8 Already Dead? Microsoft’s Newest OS Drops Market Share After Windows 10 Announcement

Windows 8 has had its fair share of controversies since it was first launched all the way back in October 2012. But controversies or not, market share for Windows 8 was constantly growing – albeit at a slow pace. Unfortunately for Microsoft, that trend broke in September 2014 as Windows 8 lost market share and nearly dropped to single digit numbers. That drop occurred, of course, withou

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9 Things Windows Users Deserve in Windows 9

Sep 25th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 9 | 0 Comment

Windows 9 will be unveiled in just a few days. Leaked screenshots and even some videos have appeared online, but we can’t comment on the authenticity of those releases. So instead of talking about the early leaks – which look okay, I guess – let’s talk about the features Microsoft needs to put in Windows 9 to win back a user base that was disappointed by Windows 8: 9) The Start Menu M

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Microsoft Destroys Its Cloud Competitors By Offering 30GB of Free Storage Space to Mobile Users

Sep 23rd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Microsoft Destroys Its Cloud Competitors By Offering 30GB of Free Storage Space to Mobile Users

Begun, the cloud wars have The cloud storage wars have been underway for the past few years, but in 2014, they’ve heated up to supernova-like levels. Dropbox – the industry veteran with years of experience and millions of happy customers  - is facing stiff competition from companies like Microsoft and Apple with billions of dollars to throw around. Today, Microsoft waved those billions

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