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Inquirier.net
Free, secure, easy — Linux as an alternative to Windows and Mactime. What made this senior citizen so computer savvy all of a sudden? It’s n
Free, secure, easy — Linux as an alternative to Windows and Mac
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
time. What made this senior citizen so computer savvy all of a sudden? It’s not a typical computer running on the common Windows operating system (OS) that she’s using. It’s running on a less-known Linux-based OS called WattOS. Linux is a... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Windows 10’s free upgrade expires very soon and you really ought to download it As of this writing, Windows 10’s free upgrade period ends in just a few hours
Windows 10’s free upgrade expires very soon and you really ought to download it
ExtremeTech / Posted 14 hours ago
As of this writing, Windows 10’s free upgrade period ends in just a few hours — and with that time ticking away, I’d formally recommend taking advantage of it. That... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Windows RIP: Thankfully It Died With Windows 8As we approach the end of the free Windows 10 upgrades this month and get used
Windows RIP: Thankfully It Died With Windows 8
E-Commerce Times / Posted 14 hours ago
As we approach the end of the free Windows 10 upgrades this month and get used to the anniversary edition, it suddenly hit me the Windows we knew died with Windows 8 -- what we got with Windows 10 really isn't what we've come to know as... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
History for July 29ascribed to the serial killer known as “Son of Sam” occurred on a street in The
History for July 29
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 14 hours ago
ascribed to the serial killer known as “Son of Sam” occurred on a street in The Bronx, New York, as a gunman killed 18-year-old Donna Lauria and wounded her friend, 19-year-old Jody Valenti. (In a yearlong reign of terror, the shooter also... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Windows 10 operating system worth upgradeDid you make the deadline for a free copy of Windows 10? July 29 represented t
Windows 10 operating system worth upgrade
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 hours ago
Did you make the deadline for a free copy of Windows 10? July 29 represented the cutoff date for getting a free copy of computer operating system from Microsoft. Did you make the cut, or did you choose not to upgrade? A lot of people I have talked... Read more
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Western Advocate
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
Western Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: expertsthe tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number o
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: experts
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
the tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number of phone calls are from people who've had the Windows 10 upgrade and have lost their data,” Tupling said. Compatibility problems with existing software and lost data are... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: expertsthe tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number o
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: experts
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 hours ago
the tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number of phone calls are from people who've had the Windows 10 upgrade and have lost their data,” Tupling said. Compatibility problems with existing software and lost data are... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: expertsthe tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number o
Windows 10 upgrade not computing: experts
Barrie Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
the tenor of the phone calls he's been receiving lately. “A very high number of phone calls are from people who've had the Windows 10 upgrade and have lost their data,” Tupling said. Compatibility problems with existing software and lost data are... Read more
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PC Advisor
Nintendo NX is a cheaper-than-expected portable console with detachable controllersmore details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would
Nintendo NX is a cheaper-than-expected portable console with detachable controllers
PC Advisor / Posted 19 hours ago
more details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would release more information about its next system, code-named NX, this year. As the first announcement of any NX information, Nintendo confirmed that NX is scheduled to... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Windows 10: Measuring The Successes And FailuresStrictly in terms of usage, Windows 10 is Microsoft's most successful operating
Windows 10: Measuring The Successes And Failures
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 19 hours ago
Strictly in terms of usage, Windows 10 is Microsoft's most successful operating system yet. Windows 10 now has more than 350 million users after one year, an adoption rate that's faster than any previous Windows version. Still, those numbers came... Read more
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CNET
That free Windows 10 upgrade ends in a few hours. Here's how to get itSystem requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical
That free Windows 10 upgrade ends in a few hours. Here's how to get it
CNET / Posted 22 hours ago
System requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical requirements for Windows 10. You will need at least: 1GHz CPU, 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB of RAM (64-bit), 16GB (32-bit) or 20GB of open hard drive space (64-bit) and a DirectX... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 29, 2016shootings ascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a str
This day in history, July 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 22 hours ago
shootings ascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a street in The Bronx, N.Y., as a gunman killed 18-year-old Donna Lauria and wounded her friend, 19-year-old Jody Valenti. (In a yearlong reign of terror, the shooter also... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a street in The
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
ascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a street in The Bronx, New York, as a gunman killed 18-year-old Donna Lauria and wounded her friend, 19-year-old Jody Valenti. (In a yearlong reign of terror, the shooter also... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a street in The
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
ascribed to the serial killer known as "Son of Sam" occurred on a street in The Bronx, New York, as a gunman killed 18-year-old Donna Lauria and wounded her friend, 19-year-old Jody Valenti. (In a yearlong reign of terror, the shooter also... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Windows 10 update is about to lose the ‘free’ tagMicrosoft’s free Windows 10 offer is about to run its course. Since releasing
Windows 10 update is about to lose the ‘free’ tag
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Microsoft’s free Windows 10 offer is about to run its course. Since releasing the latest version of the operating system a year ago Friday, the Redmond company has offered Windows 10 as a free download to users of Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1.... Read more
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CNET
Windows 10 is only free for one more day. Here's how to get itSystem requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical
Windows 10 is only free for one more day. Here's how to get it
CNET / Posted yesterday
System requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical requirements for Windows 10. You will need at least: 1GHz CPU, 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB of RAM (64-bit), 16GB (32-bit) or 20GB of open hard drive space (64-bit) and a DirectX... Read more
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PC Advisor
Connect a Bluetooth speaker in Windows 10 and upgrade your audio experience How to connect a Bluetooth speaker to a PC or laptop in Windows 10How to conn
Connect a Bluetooth speaker in Windows 10 and upgrade your audio experience
PC Advisor / Posted yesterday
How to connect a Bluetooth speaker to a PC or laptop in Windows 10How to connect a Bluetooth speaker in Windows 10 | Connect a Bluetooth speaker to your PC: Upgrade your PC... Read more
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express
Update Windows 10 and you'll no longer be able to disable THIS feature WINDOWS 10 Anniversary Update includes a swathe of new features and functiona
Update Windows 10 and you'll no longer be able to disable THIS feature
express / Posted 2 days ago
WINDOWS 10 Anniversary Update includes a swathe of new features and functionality, however it also removes the ability to disable voice assistant Cortana. Microsoft has dropped... Read more
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CNET
You have 2 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's howSystem requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical
You have 2 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's how
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
System requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical requirements for Windows 10. You will need at least: 1GHz CPU, 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB of RAM (64-bit), 16GB (32-bit) or 20GB of open hard drive space (64-bit) and a DirectX... Read more
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PC Advisor
Windows 10 free update ends on 29 July & anniversary upgrade on 2 August Windows 10, reviewed, became available on July 29 2015 in 190 markets globall
Windows 10 free update ends on 29 July & anniversary upgrade on 2 August
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
Windows 10, reviewed, became available on July 29 2015 in 190 markets globally as a free upgrade to customers running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. It's already been downloaded on... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
An All-Seeing Eye In The Sky Will Watch Over The Rio Olympicsalso watching over the Olympic and Paralympic events will be a set of futuristi
An All-Seeing Eye In The Sky Will Watch Over The Rio Olympics
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
also watching over the Olympic and Paralympic events will be a set of futuristic, balloon-mounted surveillance camera systems capable of monitoring a wide swath of the city in high resolution and in real-time. Initially developed for use by... Read more
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PC Advisor
Nintendo NX is a cheaper-than-expected portable console with detachable controllersmore details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would
Nintendo NX is a cheaper-than-expected portable console with detachable controllers
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
more details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would release more information about its next system, code-named NX, this year. As the first announcement of any NX information, Nintendo confirmed that NX is scheduled to... Read more
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CNET
You have 3 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's howSystem requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical
You have 3 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's how
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
System requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical requirements for Windows 10. You will need at least: 1GHz CPU, 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB of RAM (64-bit), 16GB (32-bit) or 20GB of open hard drive space (64-bit) and a DirectX... Read more
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express
Windows 10: Your free download is about to expire, should you update your PC now? MICROSOFT'S next-generation desktop operating system brings back the Start Me
Windows 10: Your free download is about to expire, should you update your PC now?
express / Posted 3 days ago
MICROSOFT'S next-generation desktop operating system brings back the Start Menu to its rightful home, adds talkative virtual assistant Cortana to your machine and... Read more
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PC Advisor
Nintendo NX is a portable console with detachable controllers, report claimsmore details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would
Nintendo NX is a portable console with detachable controllers, report claims
PC Advisor / Posted 3 days ago
more details about the NX at TGS. "Nintendo previously announced that it would release more information about its next system, code-named NX, this year. As the first announcement of any NX information, Nintendo confirmed that NX is scheduled to... Read more
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The Mercury News
The best laptop computers for college students in 2016is notable for its powerful audio and flexible design. The touch-screen feature
The best laptop computers for college students in 2016
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
is notable for its powerful audio and flexible design. The touch-screen feature enables users to closely interact with the operating system. #8. ASUS Zenbook (UX305CA-EHM1) This Zenbook comes with a full HD touch screen that is surprisingly... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Deadline Looms For Free Download Of Windows 10Tracey Cheever of Adams has been using Windows 10 since April. He says using h
Deadline Looms For Free Download Of Windows 10
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 4 days ago
Tracey Cheever of Adams has been using Windows 10 since April. He says using his computer is a lot easier to use now that he switched to the new operating system. "It makes it much better organized than what I had and there's an alphabetical... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Linux for Windows 10 usersMAYBE it’s how intrusive Windows 10 can be. Or maybe you’re just fed up with wo
Linux for Windows 10 users
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
MAYBE it’s how intrusive Windows 10 can be. Or maybe you’re just fed up with working under the constant threat of viruses and other malicious software. Or perhaps, you’re tired of paying thousands of pesos for applications and equally weary of... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Windows RIP: Thankfully It Died With Windows 8As we approach the end of the free Windows 10 upgrades this month and get used
Windows RIP: Thankfully It Died With Windows 8
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 4 days ago
As we approach the end of the free Windows 10 upgrades this month and get used to the anniversary edition, it suddenly hit me the Windows we knew died with Windows 8 -- what we got with Windows 10 really isn't what we've come to know as... Read more
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CNET
You have 4 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's howSystem requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical
You have 4 more days to download Windows 10 for free. Here's how
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
System requirements for Windows 10 Your device must meet the minimum physical requirements for Windows 10. You will need at least: 1GHz CPU, 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB of RAM (64-bit), 16GB (32-bit) or 20GB of open hard drive space (64-bit) and a DirectX... Read more
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PC Advisor
Windows 10's free update ends on 29 July & anniversary update expected 2 August.Windows 10's free update ends on 29 July & anniversary update expected 2... Wi
Windows 10's free update ends on 29 July & anniversary update expected 2 August.
PC Advisor / Posted 4 days ago
Windows 10's free update ends on 29 July & anniversary update expected 2... Windows 10, reviewed, became available on July 29 2015 in 190 markets globally as a free upgrade to customers running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. It's already been downloaded... Read more
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express
How to enable this awesome hidden Dark Theme in Windows 10 MICROSOFT has created a darker theme for many of its system apps in Windows 1
How to enable this awesome hidden Dark Theme in Windows 10
express / Posted 5 days ago
MICROSOFT has created a darker theme for many of its system apps in Windows 10, here's how to enable the hidden mode. Windows 10 Anniversary Update will be a free upgrade when it launches... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Police blotters21, 11:17 p.m. - Ruby M. Doolittle, 21, 3034 Lancer Court NW, was arrested on a
Police blotters
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
21, 11:17 p.m. - Ruby M. Doolittle, 21, 3034 Lancer Court NW, was arrested on a warrant charging her with assault. 8:05 p.m. - Joshua D. Porter, 28, 228 Iowa Ave. NW, was arrested on a charge of criminal trespass at 459 Lane Drive SW. 7:28... Read more
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The Irish Times
This week we’re talking about . . . Windows 10Windows 10 is currently available as a free upgrade, and has been since the sys
This week we’re talking about . . . Windows 10
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Windows 10 is currently available as a free upgrade, and has been since the system launched nearly a year ago. That is now coming to an end. If you have a Windows 7 or 8 machine that you might want to upgrade in the future, you will have to do it... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Biz Bits: Busting 3 common credit card myths related to summer travelWeekly AnchorFree Mars Inc. Number to Know A 2015 Society for Human Resourc
Biz Bits: Busting 3 common credit card myths related to summer travel
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Weekly AnchorFree Mars Inc. Number to Know A 2015 Society for Human Resources Management survey found that 8 percent of American workplaces allow employees to bring pets to work. Tech Talk Microsoft has revealed that its Windows... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
BYTE ME: Last week of free upgradesbelieve that I am writing this article so soon. Although it was a year ago whe
BYTE ME: Last week of free upgrades
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
believe that I am writing this article so soon. Although it was a year ago when I first wrote about the free upgrades to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or 8, it seems like only 6 months could have passed As of next Saturday, July 29 I will need a... Read more
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PollutionOnline
TriboLink System Source: Auburn Systems Auburn International introduces the TriboLink system
TriboLink System
PollutionOnline / Posted 7 days ago
Source: Auburn Systems Auburn International introduces the TriboLink system Auburn Systemsany%> introduces the TriboLink system. The system collects and processes data from up to 512 points to include particulate emissions,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pokemon GO's augmented reality catches the imagination of business and marketingof 600 tickets overnight. The franchise bought seven $20 iTunes vouchers to pay
Pokemon GO's augmented reality catches the imagination of business and marketing
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
of 600 tickets overnight. The franchise bought seven $20 iTunes vouchers to pay for Pokemon Lure Modules, which cost about $8 each and last half an hour. That is $170 worth of marketing. Ms Jackson said they had a 40 per cent increase in customers... Read more
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PC Advisor
Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update deadlineWindows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update...
Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update deadline
PC Advisor / Posted 7 days ago
Windows 10 Anniversary Update confirmed for 2 August following free update... Windows 10, reviewed, became available on July 29 2015 in 190 markets globally as a free upgrade to customers running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. It's already been... Read more
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The Register
Free Windows 10 upgrade: Time is running out... should you do it?Microsoft's free Windows 10 upgrade offer runs out on 29 July 2016, one year af
Free Windows 10 upgrade: Time is running out... should you do it?
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Microsoft's free Windows 10 upgrade offer runs out on 29 July 2016, one year after the initial release, and a few days before the Anniversary Update. "This is more than a one-time upgrade: once a Windows device is upgraded to Windows 10, we will... Read more
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techcentral.ie
VirtualBox 5.1.2it easy to create virtual machines (VMs), simulated computers that run on your
VirtualBox 5.1.2
techcentral.ie / Posted 7 days ago
it easy to create virtual machines (VMs), simulated computers that run on your PC but act as though they were separate systems. It’s a powerful capability that has many different applications. If you’d like a closer look at Windows 8 before... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Skype sets a course for the cloud, ditching some apps on the wayMessaging service is moving to a new architecture and leaving some systems behi
Skype sets a course for the cloud, ditching some apps on the way
techcentral.ie / Posted 8 days ago
Messaging service is moving to a new architecture and leaving some systems behind Skype is leaving behind its peer-to-peer roots and going all in on the cloud. While the popular messaging app made it this far by facilitating connections between... Read more
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Brisbane Times
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. Despite Microsoft doing everything in its power to get... Read more
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WA Today
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. Despite Microsoft doing everything in its power to get... Read more
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The Age
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. Despite Microsoft doing everything in its power to get... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. Despite Microsoft doing everything in its power to get... Read more
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Canberra Times
One week left to download Windows 10 for freeStill haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's late
One week left to download Windows 10 for free
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Still haven't upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft's latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. Despite Microsoft doing everything in its power to get... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Reminder: You Only Have One Week To Download Windows 10 For FreeImage: Supplied Still haven’t upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to
Reminder: You Only Have One Week To Download Windows 10 For Free
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 8 days ago
Image: Supplied Still haven’t upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft’s latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. We take a look at what you should consider... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Java SE 8 Update 102three billion devices use it, including – of course – computers. A very long ti
Java SE 8 Update 102
techcentral.ie / Posted 9 days ago
three billion devices use it, including – of course – computers. A very long time ago, it was even installed as part of Windows, but some legal shenanigans later, and now only Apple users have it installed alongside the operating system. Windows... Read more
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