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PC vs Mac - The Answer

Coke or Pepsi? McDonald's or Burger King? Subway, or starvation? Classic debates such as these are not just the domain of the food industry as today, we're going to cover the age o...

01 April

Windows Autopilot Explained

Windows Autopilot is the modern way to provision computers, but hey… we’ve been provisioning computers for years. If it ain’t broke, why fix it? Well… there are a couple of reasons...

24 February

Android Apps On Your PC!

The common latte is typically a bit of a pricey choice down at the coffee shop, but now there's a kind of latte you won't have to pay for. And no, I'm not talking about having some...

28 January

You Should Learn PowerShell

If you work with Windows a lot, and especially if  you work in IT, then if you don't know how to use PowerShell you are holding yourself back.  In this  article I'm going to explai...

18 November 2020

The New Windows Terminal: Command Line Just Got Better

The Windows command prompt. My old friend, you have not aged well. This is a relic from another era, and now it's had an upgrade! Welcome to the Windows Terminal. The Windows comm...

07 October 2020

Microsoft Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) Explained

Microsoft's Advanced Threat Protection technologies are designed to provide you with cutting-edge cyber defences. So when people ask me whether they should buy Advanced Threat Prot...

23 September 2020

Windows 10 Can Run Linux!? | Windows Subsystem for Linux

Linux versus Windows. It's a battle that is raged through internet forums, spawning many a flame war. In recent years, though; Microsoft have put down the hatchet, and started to...

09 September 2020

Could Windows Keep Your Gear Working FOREVER?

Unlike the 1990s and 2000s, where we expected a new version of Windows every few years, Microsoft seems pretty set on making Windows 10 the last version of Windows ever, incrementa...

02 September 2020

Install Ubuntu with the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) on Windows 10

If you are using both Linux and Windows, then sometimes the familiar UNIX tools are missing in the Windows shell. These little helpers make life so much easier. That's why it's nic...

31 August 2020

Why Windows 95 is AWESOME (History and Features)

Happy birthday Windows 95. You introduced the world to the Start menu and so much more. Man, they grow up so fast. So today to celebrate this amazing occasion, we're going to time...

24 August 2020

History Behind Ctrl-Alt-Delete and other key combinations?

It's been a long time since the days of command line computing, where we accomplished the vast majority of tasks with a keyboard and the use of a mouse was rare or unknown. But eve...

09 August 2020

How to fix these common Windows errors

Windows is the world's most popular desktop operating system, but anyone who's used it for any length of time knows that it doesn't mean it's perfect. I mean, McDonald's serves ove...

09 August 2020