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Chris-PC RAM Booster

Chris-PC RAM Booster will manage your computer memory and page file usage more wisely than before by changing Windows default behavior....

December 4, 2014 by Chris P.C.

Cost of making PCs is rising

The cost of making a PC is moving higher as DRAM (dynamic random-access memory) and hard drive prices remain high, according to Barclays Capital.

April 1, 2012

Dell announces fast compact Alienware X51

Dell has launched a small console-style Alienware X51 that, while part of its games-oriented range, could appeal to other users who want an affordable, upgradeable Windows PC for video and graphics processing. It packs a full-size graphics card into a small box, and the options include an Nvidia GeForce GTX 5551 with a gigabyte of GDDR5 video memory.

January 18, 2012 by

ChrisPC Win Experience Index

ChrisPC Win Experience Index is the free tool that lets you rate your computer and check again the Windows Experience Index on your...

November 13, 2014 by Chris P.C.

FOTOBOX Plus creates slideshows from USB device

Honestech, a digital media software company, has just released FOTOBOX Plus, a USB device that enables the creation of multimedia slideshows from photos and videos. The gadget contains an integrated memory card reader and embedded PC software (thus, not compatible with Mac OS) with Flash memory, which can automatically run without any installation.

October 15, 2009 by

Cloud System Booster

Cloud System Booster is a small and efficient utility based on Cloud technology which is compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8. Cloud...

August 31, 2014 by Anvisoft

Windows 7 in the real world: 10 PCs under the microscope

When the slow-motion launch of Windows 7 finally ends and it hits store shelves next week, will it erase the memory of Windows Vista? Over the past three months, I’ve been test-driving the final version of Windows 7 in my home and office on six desktops and four notebooks. Will it suffer from the crashes, glitches, and slow performance that doomed Vista in the six months after its launch? Or will this one make PC users happy? Here's my report.

October 14, 2009 by

Windows 7 demo: Taskbar features

Sociologists say that multitasking has shortened our attention spans and made us more easily distracted than ever. Apparently it's a losing battle. With 4GB or more of memory in the standard Windows PC these days, it's possible to open dozens of windows at once. The challenge for Windows users is how to keep track of all those windows without losing focus. ZDNet's Ed Bott shows you how some new features in Windows 7 can help you multitask more effectively.

September 28, 2009 by

Toshiba

The company that has made its mark in flash memory and PC manufacturing is also a keen provider of digital products, electronic devices and components.

November 27, 2008 by

Samsung releases updated ultra-mobile PC

At CES 2007 in Las Vegas, ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind looks at the successor to Samsung's popular Q1 ultra mobile PC. The UMPC boasts faster boot times and much improved shock resistance, thanks to its solid-state flash memory-based hard drive.

January 11, 2007 by

Long list of Vista bugs that will keep me off Vista

[Update 3/8/2007 - A follow up of all the issues raised in this blog can be found here] After a grueling week of intense Vista RTM testing, I still can't get Vista stable on my primary computer yet even though I've swapped out all the bad memory.  This same PC has worked with and continues to work with Windows XP just fine.

January 7, 2007 by

ALERT! Centrino users must update or get owned!

ALL PCs with the Centrino logo or any computer using an Intel Wireless Ethernet adapter must update their PROSet software and drivers found here or your computer can be remotely hijacked. An update was released earlier this month but that version was found to leak memory and cause PC slowdown. It is absolutely critical for IT departments and individual users to update their PROSet software and drivers. Get tips and links for the update here!

August 27, 2006 by

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