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Bliss – The Story of Windows XP’s Famous Default Wallpaper

Bliss was used as Windows XP’s default wallpaper. For most people, that is all it will ever be. But behind this green hill and blue sky lies a story of ambition, passion, and spontaneity that defined a photographer’s legacy.

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Supercharging Windows Disk Speeds

Retired Microsoft engineer Davepl explains how to add L2 Cache to a Windows system, such as Optane in front of NvME, or NvME in front of SATA. Radically increase your disc performance with a new approach to disc caching not previously available for Windows! Dave explains the how and why before showing you step by […]

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CTRL-ALT-DEL: The Secret History of the Three Finger Salute

We all know the “three finger salute,” but where did it come from? Did Bill Gates invent Ctrl-Alt-Delete? Was it for MS_DOS? Find out the secret history of Ctrl-Alt-Delete as Dave takes you back to its origins.

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Mac Fanboy Reviews Windows 11

I’ve not yet made the switch to Windows 11 yet, but I am hearing mixed reviews. The one thing people do rave about, however, is the better flowing UI. Quinn of Snazzy Labs sits down at the new studio and takes a look at Microsoft’s best looking OS yet.

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How to use the New Microsoft Whiteboard

In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to use the new Microsoft Whiteboard. Whiteboard is a rich visual collaboration workspace. If you want to run an effective meeting, brainstorm, plan a sprint, solve problems, whiteboard is a fantastic tool for all those needs. First we’ll look at how you can get Whiteboard. Then we’ll look at […]

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Windows 11 Review

Leila Gharani  provides an in depth review of Microsoft’s Windows 11 Some say it’s just a “glorified theme pack”. Is this really true? And what’s the big deal about TPM and Secure Boot? Are there any features worth upgrading for? Is it just a theme redesign or some changes are dramatic? What about clipboard history, […]

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