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Why is PC Tech Support Recommending Users Stay Away from Windows 10?

Nov 1st 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Why is PC Tech Support Recommending Users Stay Away from Windows 10?

Microsoft has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on advertising trying to make sure Windows 10 is a success. Unfortunately, it hasn’t spent enough time making sure its manufacturing partners send the same message. At least, that’s what appears to be the case according to a new report from our friends at Laptop Mag. That magazine runs an annual feature where they contact tech suppor

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Dell Releases 5K Monitor that Makes Your 4K Monitor Obsolete

Sep 10th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Dell Releases 5K Monitor that Makes Your 4K Monitor Obsolete

Remember when you bought your first 4K monitor? You were so impressed with the clarity, the visual quality, and the sharpness. Oh wait, you haven’t bought a 4K monitor yet? Nevermind. Not only is your full HD monitor obsolete, but your 4K monitor is too. Dell recently released a 5K monitor that has nearly twice as many megapixels as a 4K monitor. It’s the world’s first 5K monitor. I

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PC Sales Stop Sliding as Top 3 Vendors Increase Market Share

Jul 11th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

PC Sales Stop Sliding as Top 3 Vendors Increase Market Share

Since 2010, PC sales have been in steep decline. A lot of that market share has gone towards tablets. Some have pointed to these sliding sales as indication that we’re living in a “post PC era”. These people are right, of course. We live in a mobile world and consumers are changing their habits. However, there is some good news for PC users: the slide appears to have stopped (more or l

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Dell Unfazed By Microsoft’s Stupid “Scroogled” Campaign and Starts Producing Chromebooks

Dec 15th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Miscellaneous | 0 Comment

Dell Unfazed By Microsoft’s Stupid “Scroogled” Campaign and Starts Producing Chromebooks

Dell used to be Microsoft’s biggest manufacturing partner. And then Microsoft made the bizarre choice to create an operating system called Windows 8. Consumers hated Windows 8 and Microsoft’s manufacturing partners felt the pain. Sales plummeted and companies couldn’t give away Windows 8 tablets and computers. It got ugly. Fast. Well Dell, the world’s third largest PC maker, recently

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How to Turn Your TV Into a Computer Using A USB Stick

Feb 5th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Turn Your TV Into a Computer Using A USB Stick

The headline listed above might seem outlandish to you. Even as you read these first lines, you may not believe me when I tell you that you can turn your TV into a computer simply by plugging in a USB stick. Five years ago, you would have been right: there was no way to turn your TV into a computer by plugging in a USB stick. Today, you’re wrong. Dell recently unveiled a concept device called

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Top 4 Ultrabooks of 2012

Nov 23rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Laptop Tweaks and Repairs | 0 Comment

Top 4 Ultrabooks of 2012

2012 was a great year to be an Ultrabook manufacturer. Sales figures increased around the world, and the Ultrabook is doing an admirable job of competing head-to-head against Apple products in the luxury laptop market. If you haven’t heard of Ultrabooks, then you’re not alone. Think of an Ultrabook as a MacBook that doesn’t use Apple hardware or software. Ultrabooks are slim, sleek, and p

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Windows 8 hits RTM stage

Aug 1st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Windows 8 hits RTM stage

Windows 8 reached a significant milestone on its path to being released later this year. Microsoft announced that it had released its final build of Windows 8 to manufacturers. Called the ‘RTM’ stage of development (Released To Manufacturers), this allows Microsoft’s hardware partners to start optimizing their devices for release later this year. Over the next few months, hardware manufac

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