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What’s the difference between Windows 8 and Windows RT?

Windows 8 has been released, and consumers are turning to the internet to decide whether or not to make the upgrade. Microsoft released two versions of their new operating system. One version is called Windows 8, while the other is known as RT. The two versions are confusing some users. To help decide which operating system is right for you, we’re going to explain all of the major differences

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How to Speed Up Boot Times in Windows 8

How to Speed Up Boot Times in Windows 8

Nobody likes sitting at their office chair waiting for their computer to start up. Whether it takes twenty seconds or two minutes for your computer to fully boot, that’s time that could be better spent doing anything else. Fortunately, there are dozens of ways to speed up your computer’s boot times. And in Windows 8, speeding up boot times is even easier. Today, we’re going to show you ho

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Unfortunately, Windows 8 is not immune to crapware and bloatware

Unfortunately, Windows 8 is not immune to crapware and bloatware

At the Speed Up My PC Free blog, we wage war against useless software. As many new computer owners know, new PCs often come packed with dozens of useless programs. From free game trials to 30-day antivirus software tryouts, these programs are rarely ever used. Unfortunately, they still take up crucial processing power and memory on your PC. That means they slow down your computer’s performanc

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Will the Windows App Store be ready for the release of Windows 8?

Will the Windows App Store be ready for the release of Windows 8?

Microsoft is betting everything on the successful release of Windows 8 later this month. But Microsoft might soon realize one of the most important lessons about attracting mobile consumers: if there aren’t any good apps, people won’t bother buying whatever you’re selling. Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android have hundreds of thousands of apps for consumers to choose from. However, both s

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Is your computer fast enough to run Windows 8?

Is your computer fast enough to run Windows 8?

Windows 8 is coming out on October 26, and that means at least some users will want to upgrade their operating systems. But is your computer fast enough to run Windows 8? Or are you going to have to invest in some more powerful hardware? Today, we’re going to answer those questions for you. Any system running Windows 7 can run Windows 8 Microsoft has promised that any computer running Windows

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Don’t like new Windows 8 interface? Get rid of it!

Don’t like new Windows 8 interface? Get rid of it!

Windows 8 comes out on October 26, which is fairly soon. Already, early adopters have used and reviewed Windows 8. Some people seem to be loving it, while other people don’t feel the same way. Most Windows 8 problems center around the new ‘Metro’ interface. But it’s not actually called Metro because Microsoft doesn’t want users to use that term any more. Instead, it’s simply called

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Can you speed up your computer by installing Windows 8?

Can you speed up your computer by installing Windows 8?

It might seem counterintuitive to speed up your computer by installing a newer operating system. After all, making the jump from Windows 98 to Windows XP required a significant performance upgrade, and upgrading from Windows XP to Windows Vista came with nearly double the system requirements. However, Microsoft started to buck that trend with Windows 7 – which was a phenomenal improvement ove

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Could the Microsoft Surface cost just $199?

Could the Microsoft Surface cost just $199?

he tech world is abuzz this morning with news that the Microsoft Surface could cost just $199. The rumors were fuelled by an Engadget report, in which an “inside source” confirmed that the Surface for Windows RT tablet will launch on October 26 at just $199. According to Engadget, the price point was unveiled during the recent TechReady15 conference, along with a number of other Surface lau

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Should you buy a Microsoft Surface RT or a Surface Pro?

Should you buy a Microsoft Surface RT or a Surface Pro?

Later this year, Microsoft will be releasing two important products: Windows 8 and the first Windows 8 tablet, the Microsoft Surface RT, will both be released on October 26, 2012. However, a second Surface will be released sometime later. Called the Microsoft Surface Pro, it will be significantly more powerful than the Surface RT. Although we’re still a few months away from release, consumers

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Windows 8 $40 Upgrade Offer Includes Windows 8 Release Preview Users

Windows 8 $40 Upgrade Offer Includes Windows 8 Release Preview Users

The biggest news last week in the tech industry was the fact that Microsoft was giving away Windows 8 upgrades for $39.99 to existing users of Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. However, earlier today, it was also revealed that the Windows 8 $40 upgrade offer would include users of the Windows 8 Release Preview. What is the Windows 8 Release Preview, you ask? Well, it’s a free demo

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  • Free Up Disk and Memory Space
  • Speed up your System
  • Fix System Errors And Crashes
  • Improve Internet Access
  • Boost Start-up Speed