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Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key

Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key Posted on October 28, 2017 https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/142616/yes-can-still-clean-install-windows-10-windows-78-x-key by Paul Thurrott in Windows 10 Readers routinely ask me whether it’s still possible to clean install Windows 10 with an unused Windows 7 … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Privacy FAQ: What you want to know about your personal data in the OS

Super Site For Windows Oct 22 2015 http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-privacy-faq-what-you-want-know-about-your-personal-data-os Nothing gets people nervous like the clammy realization that your personal technology is cheerily transmitting your most intimate data — from your thoughts and words to your location to your method of … Continue reading

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Google, Amazon, Microsoft pay to get ads past Adblock Plus

Google, Amazon, Microsoft pay to get ads past Adblock Plus by Lisa Vaas on February 4, 2015 https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2015/02/04/google-amazon-microsoft-pay-to-get-ads-past-adblock-plus/ Ad-buying big boys Google, Amazon, Microsoft and the content marketing platform Taboola have quietly ponied up the money to keep their ads … Continue reading

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Online security: your two-factor authorization checklist

Online security: your two-factor authorization checklist  http://www.pcworld.com/article/2036298/online-security-your-two-factor-authorization-checklist.html#tk.nl_secur Twitter reportedly is getting ready to roll out two-factor authentication in the coming weeks—a development that comes not a moment too soon as the company’s current security efforts fall short. Take Tuesday, when … Continue reading

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XP Takes Babystep Into The Abyss

Microsoft bans XP from new installs on netbooks; XP still runs on majority of PCs by Kevin Fogarty ITWorld.com http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/124938/xp-takes-babystep-into-the-abyss?source=ITWNLE_nlt_today_2010-10-22 October 22, 2010, 07:04 AM — If you’re a big fan of XP – or more likely an enthusiastic preferrer of … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Family Pack Discount Deal Returns Amid Cooling Sales

Gregg Keizer, Computerworld Oct 4, 2010 7:56am http://www.pcworld.com/article/206855/windows_7_family_pack_discount_deal_returns_amid_cooling_sales.html?tk=nl_cox_h_crawl Microsoft on Sunday kicked off sales of Windows 7 Family Pack in the U.S., with most retailers selling the three-license package for the full list price of $150. At the same time, new … Continue reading

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Windows 7 has lots of ‘GodModes’

January 6, 2010 12:04 PM PST by Ina Fried news.cnet.com article Those intrigued by the “GodMode” in Windows 7 may be interested to know that there are many other similar shortcuts hidden within the operating system. Intended for developers as … Continue reading

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