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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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Everything You Need to Know about Microsoft’s $199 Chromebook Competitor, the HP Stream

Aug 20th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Laptop Tweaks and Repairs | 0 Comment

Everything You Need to Know about Microsoft’s $199 Chromebook Competitor, the HP Stream

Microsoft and Google have not got along over the past few years. You see, Microsoft doesn’t like how Google’s Chromebooks are taking away PC market share. Microsoft argues that Chromebooks are useless when they’re not connected to the internet and that users are extremely limited when it comes to software and features. Both of those things are true. Unfortunately for Microsoft, many us

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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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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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Tech Time: Looking for a netbook? HP Mini offerings are solid

Sep 21st 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: News | 0 Comment

The HP Mini 5102 may be inexpensive, starting at $399, but the materials used are not low-quality. Netbooks are an interesting breed of computer to me.I understand the need for their existence, but I h�

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