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Snag a copy of “The Windows 7 Guide Volume 1 – Setting Up, Optimizing, and Using Your Win7 System” Free through 3/18

on Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
Posted in: News

The Windows 7 Guide Volume 1 – Setting Up, Optimizing, and Using Your Win7 System is a 57 page eBook that is normally $9.95, but it’s free through today (expires 3/18/14). This book contains Windows Secrets’ best articles on getting started with Windows 7 and includes topics such as the best ways to install, upgrade andRead More…

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Windows 8 Pro Upgrade – $14.99

on Sunday, October 28th, 2012
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Did you know that if you purchase(d) a Microsoft Windows 7 notebook or desktop between  June 2, 2012 and January 31, 2013 then you may be eligible for a Windows 8 Pro upgrade for $14.99? The offer is for customers (e.g. home users, students, and enthusiasts) who purchase a qualified PC. A qualified PC isRead More…


elgato EyeTV Hybrid Review

on Monday, August 2nd, 2010

The elgato EyeTV Hybrid is a beautiful little USB 2.0 TV Tuner for Mac or Windows computers. It’s “hybrid” in that it will tune just about anything you’ve got: analog cable/tv, Digital/HDTV, and Clear QAM digital cable. It even has adapters so you can hook up a Composite or S-Video source (such as an analogRead More…

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Well La Dee Dah!

By: Elizabeth Daugherty
on Tuesday, March 9th, 2010
Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News

I’ve seen fashion designers get their fingers into every kind of pie imaginable: clothes,  handbags, shoes, fragrances, even automobiles (Coach, Eddie Bauer).  But now, designers are putting their stamp or rather their label on the tech world.  Pierre Cardin has partnered with China’s Shenzhen Vogue Industries to brand a touchscreen device.  On the outside, theRead More…


A Wild Eyed Salivating Rat? “Windows 7 Unleashed” Book Review

By: cobinrox
on Sunday, September 13th, 2009
Posted in: Miscellaneous

Windows 7 will be available in October.  If you are a Vista survivor this will be a long-awaited and welcome relief.  And this book will be a nice read as your blood pressure returns to pre-Vista values.  I can tell if a book passes my goodness test if, while reading it, I pause and double-checkRead More…