7 secrets of Windows Task Manager every computer user should know

7 secrets of Windows Task Manager every computer user should know
If your computer is acting up and you're thinking of doing a lengthy restart, this is also a faster trick you might want to try. Open Task Manager and go to the Processes tab. In Windows 10 and 8.1, scroll down to the "Windows Explorer" process. Right …
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College student 3-D printed his own braces to save money
This is the type of innovativeness that is needed more in the American Education System, specifically engineering, computer science, theoretical math, etc., etc. We have enough lawyers and Art History majors. …. With a Fox News account. Sign Up …
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MIT touts tech to speed up webpages
MIT touts tech to speed up webpages. Published March … Slow-loading webpages are a modern-day annoyance, but researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and Harvard have unveiled a plan to nip the issue in the bud.
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PlayStation 4 Remote Play Is Pretty Buggy Right Now

PlayStation 4 Remote Play Is Pretty Buggy Right Now
My first few tries failed with connection speed errors, as the app claimed the network was too slow. The second try got me right in, but launching games yielded jittery results to the point of unplayability. I don't just mean the sort of visual …
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Intel: The Future is in the Cloud, and Moore's Law is Alive
PCs and the other devices that make up the Internet of things will all beam their data to and from to the cloud. So will memory modules and field-programmable gate arrays, the chips that are used in medical imaging, computer vision, and speech …
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Plugged in, but not all wired up
So while wired connections are still in the majority in the US they are falling. … The problem for users still remains that their manufacturer or service provider can be quite slow in getting the updates out there and in my case Samsung is definitely …
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A Regcure Pro Review – Registry Repair Software by ParetoLogic

A Regcure Pro Review – Registry Repair Software by ParetoLogic
Are you constantly having trouble with your slow PC? There are many factors that slow down your PC's performance. Good thing, there is a product called RegCure Pro that addresses this problem. You don't have to worry that you can't keep up with your …
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Fallout 4 Survival Mode changes leak
More information about the changes coming to Fallout 4's Survival Mode have appeared on Reddit, thanks to the datamining efforts of a user by the name of ShaneD35. According to what he's found, Survival Mode will ensure that you die sooner, faster …
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How to Remove Malware From Your PC

How to Remove Malware From Your PC
But there are plenty of signs you should keep an eye out for—incredibly slow performance where once the PC zipped along, browser pop-ups when no browser is even open, scary warnings from security programs you didn't install, and many more. … or …
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Windows 10: If you're having upgrade problems we feel bad for you, son …
THE OFFER PERIOD for the free upgrade to Microsoft's latest and snoopiest Windows 10 operating system expires in just 99 days from now. … So who is going to buy a new PC if their old one works and they can upgrade it for free? …. with w98se, xp …
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Repairing, Rather Than Replacing, Aging Gadgets

Repairing, Rather Than Replacing, Aging Gadgets
In my test, the coconutBattery app revealed that my 18-month-old iPhone battery had gone through 610 charge cycles; Apple's website says the battery loses about 20 percent of its original capacity after 500 charge cycles. In other words, in about six …
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9 free Windows apps that can solve Wi-Fi woes
I've rounded up nine free pieces of Windows software that can go a long way toward helping you solve your Wi-Fi issues at home, in your office or on the go. … It locates every network within range of your laptop and displays a tremendous amount of …
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Toshiba Tecra Z40-C Review
Because it uses a mechanical hard drive, the computer also employs vibration-detection software that stops the disk during jolts to prevent damage. As I used the Tecra Z40-C, annoying alerts from this application kept popping up. However, if Toshiba's …
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Microsoft releases 24 optional Windows patches

Microsoft releases 24 optional Windows patches
The operating system is not activated when it downgrades from Windows 10 IoT to Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry. This update provides the required … KB3146600 fixes problems that occur when a backup is taken on a GUID partition table (GPT) formatted …
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Microsoft gives testers first look at the Windows 10 upgrade slated to debut
"This is a major build, packed with lots of new features and improvements," said Gabriel Aul, engineering general manager for Microsoft's operating systems group, in a long post to a company blog today. As he has for some time, Aul warned testers that …
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Bitdefender Antivirus Plus vs. Kaspersky Anti-Virus: Face-Off
To find out, we compared how good each is at catching malware, while also studying their feature sets and testing their performance impact on a computer system. In addition, we … Bitdefender secured three 100 percent detection rates on Windows 8.1 in …
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Q&A: Get better Google search results

Q&A: Get better Google search results
Speed up your computer startup. Q. My computer takes so long to start I forget what I was planning to do on it. Can I speed it up? A. Computers naturally get bogged down over time, but you can get some speed back. The first step is to us a program like …
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Was the low FICO score really your fault?
Some scammer got access to their account and charged thousands of dollars of computer equipment on their card, via telephone, at a popular outlet in the San Francisco Bay area. They discovered the bogus … The Washington law was passed in an attempt …
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International Trade: Good Or Bad For Colorado? It Depends Whom You Ask
Computer and electronics manufacturing make up the single most valuable slice of Colorado's exports. … But two years ago he decided to build them in-house, to have more control over quality and to speed up innovation. …. "I like my job a heck of a …
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Apple MacBook (2016) review:

Apple MacBook (2016) review:
Both this system, and other computers with the second generation of Core M processors (confusingly part of Intel's sixth generation of Core chips, also known by the codename Skylake), are closer to the mainstream levels of performance seen in laptops …
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Lost in Boelter: Abstract simplicity
However, assembly language was slowly phased out as the prime programming language of the land by new languages, notably C++ and Java. These have the … Now, while this solution is effective in creating versatile problem-solvers, it consequently …
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Windows 10 release date, features, devices and free upgrade: New Mail and
For IT administrators and teachers, these include faster and simpler set-up for Windows 10 Education, the ability to schedule updates for specific times when computers will not be in use, secure assessment tools and an "education ready" Windows Store …
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3 ways to speed up your computer's startup time

3 ways to speed up your computer's startup time
Remember those old tube TVs that took minutes to warm up after you turned on the power? How about dial-up modems that took half a minute to connect to the Internet? In the age of fast-booting TVs and always-connected Internet, you probably don't miss …
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Tech Visionary Nicholas Negroponte Talks About the Future of Education
In 1984, at the very first TED conference, the futurist famously predicted CD-ROMs, video teleconferencing, service kiosks, touchscreens and his very own effort to provide computers to children in developing countries. The architect … The debugging …
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Pioneer XDP-100R review: This polished and flexible high-resolution audio
Also unlike other high-res DAPs in this roundup: you can adjust this player's touchscreen to control the volume—but only after you've called it up using the physical volume wheel. Removable metal bumpers protect the player's top and bottom ports. They …
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Choosing to Skip the Upgrade and Care for the Gadget You've Got

Choosing to Skip the Upgrade and Care for the Gadget You've Got
Philip W. Schiller, Apple's senior vice president for worldwide marketing, said at a product event last month that it was “really sad” that more than 600 million computers in use today are more than five years old. Mr. Lai's behavior might … But now …
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How to teleport video games to any room of your home
Even Frank Underwood (you know, from "House of Cards") sometimes needs to blow off steam playing video games. You do, too. And if you're lucky, you too have a private den where you can escape from the world. But perhaps not. What about those times …
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Hacker Promises To Kill Apple Mac Ransomware Before It Becomes A Nightmare
But if you own an Apple AAPL +0.21% Mac, there's much less chance of your PC being infected with ransomware than if you're a Microsoft MSFT -1.41% user. Only one fully-functional sample has ever been seen — KeRanger, which infected under 7,000 …
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