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Some Mac users are reporting wi-fi difficulties after updating to macOS Sierra 10.12. The most common wireless networking problems seem to be either randomly dropping wi-fi connections after updating to macOS Sierra, or an unusually slow or delayed wi-fi experience after updating a Mac to Sierra 10.... Show More
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Here are a few things that you can do after installing Google Chrome. These settings will help you customize your favorite browser.

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If you miss being able to press F8 to boot into Safe Mode on your Windows 10 machine, you can easily re-enable it with a simple command line entry.

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Apple has released security updates for Mac users running OS X El Captain 10.11.6 and OS X Yosemite 10.10.5, recommending the updates for all users as they aim to improve the security of the Mac operating system.

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There may come a time when you need to save or convert a Microsoft Word Doc or DOCX file to PDF format from a Mac. The advantages to saving a Word DOC as PDF are notable in that the PDF file becomes universally readable by any operating system with a PDF reader, even without the Microsoft Office sui... Show More

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  How to Automatically Change Ubuntu or Mint Desktop...

While it‚€™s arguably true that your choice of computer operating system (Windows, Linux, or Mac OS) says a lot about you, there‚€™s something else computer-related that reflects your personality: your desktop wallpaper. For example, having a photo of your parents, wife, or bab... Show More
  Why We Never Had The Year of the Linux Desktop

Linux is awesome. In fact, I‚€™ve already told you some of the reasons why Ubuntu is better than Windows. But if it‚€™s so good, why do less than 2% of desktop computers actively run a Linux-based operating system?

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  Microsoft reveals 400 million machines are now run...

Back in July, Microsoft admitted that its goal of hitting one billion Windows 10 installations just three years after the launch of its latest OS wasn‚€™t going to happen. But this figure will eventually be reached - it just won‚€™t be in 2018. It's been announced that Windows ... Show More
  Number of Linux Users - 19,000,000

Despite the lack of precise information on the Linux-user population, there are up-to-date statistics regarding Linux‚€™s market share; according to W3Counter, by April 2010 Linux had 1.6% of the operating systems‚€™ market share. Considering that the total number of personal c... Show More
  Windows Update MiniTool: Alternative To Windows Up...

In Windows 10, Microsoft has removed the classic Windows Update section from Control Panel, making it a lot more difficult for users to control Windows Update.

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  Hackers compromise nearly 16,000 WordPress website...

According to security researcher Daniel Cid, at least 15,769 WordPress websites have been compromised this year by cyber-attackers who were able to evade Google's Safe Browsing checks.

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