Windows 8 is a genuinely good OS, but it surely has taken a lot of steps back in terms of intuitiveness in performing even mundane actions like Shutdown or Restart. Here is a quick workaround by using desktop shortcuts.
The apparent “flat look” which the Redmond giant tried to adopt replacing Aero feels extremely incomplete and unpolished. Removing Aero for Desktop users made very little sense. Thankfully there exists a new way to bring it back.
FileDrop is a simple tool that you can use for sharing files between two computers that are on the same network. All you need to do to transfer the files is to install FileDrop on both the PC’s and make sure you are running it.
An Android enthusiast has successfully ported Android to Windows natively, which uses the Windows kernel instead of the Android kernel. Thus, it runs a lot faster and smoother than emulator supporting hardware acceleration as well.
If you are one of those having poor heat ventilation on your laptop and if your laptop is just too noisy to work with, here is a tip. Use inbuilt Windows cooling tech to tone down the heat dissipation and noise.
Now officially an adult Firefox, Firefox 18 has some really impressive under the hood improvements. We benchmark Firefox with the latest released browsers, Chrome 24 and Internet Explorer 10.0.1 only to find some shocking results
Firefox 17 for the Desktop definitely is a nice update to have, especially with the Social API enabled, the Click to Play feature for added security and of course the boatload of fixes and improvements.
While Windows Store yet may not be a great place to hunt some really productive apps, it definitely is a breeding place to some really cool apps to kill your time. This time, we have got a very promising Reddit app for WIndows 8 Modern UI covered for you.
Nobody loves those annoying and intrusive browser toolbars. Toolbar Cleaner lets you easily remove all those annoying toolbars which were installed unwantedly on your PC in just a click.
Microsoft is very aggressively pushing its latest and greatest OS , Windows 8 Pro, for a very aggressive price of $14.99 / Rs 699. Here is a guide to get the offer extended to any PC regardless of the purchase date.