Warning: you can’t trust “reset this pc” on windows (for now)

Warning: You Can’t Trust “Reset This PC” on Windows (For Now)

The “Reset This PC” tab looks just fine, but you need to do more to delete everything completely. The reset function in Windows 10 or 11 may leave some data in your PC, which is undesirable, especially when you want to dispose of the machine or give it to someone else.  The latest announcement on…

Windows 11 will finally make handling bluetooth devices easy

Windows 11 Will Finally Make Handling Bluetooth Devices Easy

Windows 11 lets you add or remove Bluetooth devices, but the process requires a few hoops. Now Microsoft seems to acknowledge users’ struggles and plans to release an update to enhance Bluetooth functionality on your Windows 11 computer.  Bluetooth Devices on Windows 11 Currently, accessing Bluetooth settings is a bit of a hassle, given that…

Finally: windows 11’s multi-monitor taskbar clock is almost here

Finally: Windows 11’s Multi-Monitor Taskbar Clock Is Almost Here

Microsoft has listened to users’ queries on some of the shortcomings in the latest Windows 11 operating system. Finally, the company has recognized these issues and is set to release updates to fix them. On February 10, Microsoft announced that it was finalizing the update to bring back the date and time to the taskbar…

A guide to building a gaming rig for the first time

A Guide to Building a Gaming Rig for the First Time

Computers can be quite expensive, especially if they’re gaming PCs. However, building a gaming rig on your own is better than buying a pre-built PC because you save money, buying every part you need separately. Before you get started, you need to determine a budgeting plan to ensure that you don’t overpay for certain components. …

Microsoft surface pro 4: release date, specs, and rumors

Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Release Date, Specs, and Rumors

When the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 was released, its slogan announced that it was “The tablet that can replace your laptop.” This claim, which was actually fairly well delivered upon, put the Surface Pro 3 in pretty fair competition with Apple’s MacBooks. Since then, despite its high cost, the Pro 3 has been enjoying lucrative…

Cortana burns siri

Cortana Burns Siri

Remember those old Mac commercials? The really funny “Mac vs PC” ones? The ones that almost always got a good laugh no matter what side of the Mac/PC line you were on? That bashed on PCs’ weakest points while simultaneously extolling Macs’ strengths? No? Well Microsoft sure well does. In fact, they remember them so well that…

Microsoft takes aim at apple in cheeky ‘surface pro 3’ ads

Microsoft Takes Aim at Apple in Cheeky ‘Surface Pro 3’ Ads

Microsoft has been pushing big for its Surface devices since their inception, none more so than their latest edition, the ‘Surface Pro 3’. Starting with the Surface Pro 2 and ramping up with Surface Pro 3, the Windows devices have been increasingly marketed in competition with not just other tablets, but actual laptops. With no…

Gatekeeper chain automatically locks your computer

GateKeeper Chain Automatically Locks Your Computer

We’ve all seen the sad saga unfold: someone unwittingly left their laptop open to Facebook, a “friend” thought it would be funny to post an embarrassing secret about them, and they end up being humiliated in front of their unrequited crush and entire circle of friends. But frenemies aren’t the only people interested in taking…