Category Archives: Operating Systems

How To Recover Deleted Files Using Windows 7′s Restore Previous Versions Tool

We all know the importance of backups. If we’ve it heard once, we’ve heard it a million times. Always have backups, always save after every change, always use Dropbox(or something similar) to save previous versions – and everything will be alright. But … Continue reading

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How to download Windows 8 today

To download the Windows 8 Developer Preview, simply head over to the Windows Dev Center and choose whether you want a 32 or 64 bit version. There's also a 64-bit Windows Developer Preview with developer tools available for download, which also comes … Continue reading

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What You Can Expect To See In Windows 8 – The video.

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Microsoft confirms USB 3.0 support for Windows 8

All PC users are waiting for Windows 8 with anticipation because it will feature all sorts of improvements, and if you’re waiting for Windows 8 as well, then we’re happy to inform you that Microsoft has just confirmed USB 3.0 … Continue reading

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The Firefox phone: Mozilla plans a mobile OS

Mozilla, home to the brains behind Firefox, is planning to build its very own mobile OS. The project called Boot to Gecko or B2G broke cover on the Mozilla Developer Group yesterday. Its aim is to create a standalone operating system … Continue reading

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Get Your Windows PC Back Into Shape With WinUtilities

If there is anything that a Windows user can’t deny it’s that the Windows operating system is an irritating thing to maintain. There are so many hidden stockpiles of temporary, log and history files that before long your hard drive … Continue reading

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Linux, Windows and Apple.

I think this graphic speaks for itself?. LINUX is a great platform but unfortunatley, it's historically been a bit of a nightmare for joe public espescially where drivers are concerned for peripheral devices such as printers. The new version however … Continue reading

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HTC Desire Android 2.3 update to land in July

HTC has announced that its long-awaited Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the HTC Desire will be rolled out by the end of July. The company once again took to its Facebook page to announce that testing on the update has gone well and reveal the new … Continue reading

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Is that Windows Process Legitimate or a Virus?

Start the Windows Task Manager at any point of time and you’ll find that dozens of processes are running in your system. Some of these process names are obvious – if there’s iexplore.exe in the list, you have Internet Explorer … Continue reading

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Update and video about Microsofts Windows 8 release in 2012

Besides confirmation that Windows 8 is dropping in 2012, very little else is known about what we can expect from the new OS besides promised support for ARM processors  (Microsoft’s big hope in getting some traction in tablets), an overhaul of the … Continue reading

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