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Stop using Windows 7

Jan 27, 2020 By

Official support for Windows 7 has ended.

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We have a new web host!

Jan 20, 2020 By

I'm grateful to have their support..

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The new Microsoft Edge is available

Jan 16, 2020 By

Download it now or wait for Windows Update.

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Now you can Skype with non-Skype users

Dec 30, 2019 By

Invite non-Skype users to join your Skype meeting.

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Apex Legends (free game)

May 16, 2019 By

Have you tried playing the latest Battle Royale game - Apex Legends?

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Windows 7 has 1 year month left

Dec 14, 2019 By

It's time to hurry up and switch to Windows 10.

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Sign up for Clarity by Microsoft

Dec 27, 2018 By

A web analytics tool to see how people interact with your site.

Microsoft Edge Insider program

Microsoft Edge Insider program

Dec 27, 2018 By

Get up to speed and help with Edge's development.

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Have you tried Microsoft Kaizala?

Dec 23, 2018 By

Communicate for work or chat with friends and family.

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Cakewalk by BandLab - Free DAW!

April 15, 2018 By

Cakewalk by BandLab. A complete stand-alone digital audio workstation for free.


Penbook free for 3 days

April 5, 2018 By

Get Penbook for free. 3 days remaining (Usually $9.99).

The news you've all been hoping for...

BandLab saves Cakewalk

March 6, 2018 By

BandLab acquires the complete set of intellectual property of Cakewalk Inc.

VLC 3.0.1

VLC 3.0 updated to 3.0.1

March 1, 2018 By

This is the latest update of VLC media player.

VLC 3.0 Vetinari

VLC 3.0 Vetinari released

February 10, 2018 By

This is the latest major update of the popular VLC media player.

Opera browser

Opera 51 released

February 8, 2018 By

Opera 51 is said to be 38% faster than Firefox Quantum.

Windows 10 Upgrade extension for assistive technology users

Microsoft extends cut-off date to Windows 10 Upgrade for assistive technology users

January 6, 2018 By

If you still haven't taken advantage of Microsoft's offer to upgrade your Windows 7 or Windows 8 PC to Windows 10 for free - you now have 10 more days to do so.

Last week to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

Last week to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

December 25, 2017 By

Microsoft will end the free upgrade offer for Assistive Technology users.

Puffin Browser - web browsers for Windows

Puffin browser released for Windows

December 20, 2017 By

(Beta) Originally only available on Android and iOS.

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Farewell Cakewalk Sonar

December 9, 2017 By

The end of Cakewalk Sonar? Plus Petition.

Classic Shell for Windows

Classic Shell for Windows 10 goes open source

December 4, 2017 By

One of the original free Start Menu alternatives for Windows.

Firefox Quantum - Web browsers for Windows

Firefox Quantum released by Mozilla

November 15, 2017 By

Have you tried the latest and fastest version of Firefox?

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

New phone! Finally after 5 years!

November 4, 2017 By

After 5 years with the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, I have a new phone!

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Malwarebytes and Defender not working together in Windows 10 Creators Update: Temporary fix

April 9, 2017 By

Malwarebytes are aware. Here is a quick temporary fix.

InPrivate browser tab

New private browsing extension for Edge

August 16, 2017 By

Open links in a private window with OpenInPrivate.

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New YouTube look includes dark theme

MaY 3, 2017 By

Do you prefer the dark theme or the light theme?

Microsoft To-Do

Microsoft releases To-Do (in preview)

April 20, 2017 By

Microsoft has released their to-do list app Microsoft To-Do.

Microsoft Edge + UWP app full-screen mode

Microsoft Edge full-screen mode

April 19, 2017 By

(How-to guide)

Adguard Adblocker

Adguard AdBlocker released

February 19, 2017 By

Adguard AdBlocker Extension comes to Microsoft Edge..

Ghostery (Tracking blocker)

Ghostery (Tracking blocker) released

December 17, 2016 By

Popular Ghostery (Tracking Blocker) comes to Microsoft Edge.

uBlock Origin

uBlock Origin (preview) released

December 12, 2016 By

uBlock Origin makes its way to Microsoft Edge (in Preview).


Malwarebytes 3.0 released

December 9, 2016 By

Malwarebytes releases Malwarebytes 3.0, 'a next-generation antivirus replacement'.

Windows Defender Hub

Windows Defender Hub released by Microsoft

November 21, 2016 By

Edit: (2018) Windows Defender Hub is currently not available.
A security information hub to compliment Windows Defender.

Security Update Guide

Microsoft Security Update Guide (preview)

November 15, 2016 By

An introduction to Microsoft's Security TechCenter.