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How to use advanced options in Windows 10 to access BIOS settings - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — For most of us, and this is a fortunate happenstance to say the least, the BIOS settings on our personal computers are not something we ever have to see or deal with in a significant way. However, under certain circumstances, you may occasionally find yourself needing to access those configuration settings.

Microsoft adds support for Arduino in a push to dominate IoT development - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — Microsoft is looking to make itself the leading platform for IoT developers. Adding Arduino support to its toolbox goes a long way toward that goal.

How to tweak the Windows 10 Action Center to make it less annoying - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — Microsoft Windows 10 has a feature that, in theory at least, sounds like a great idea: an area where the operating system can display important notifications about what your computer is doing and perhaps what problems it is having. The Action Center feature is also an easy and quick way to get to specific setting and configuration screens.

Next generation processors will require Microsoft Windows 10 - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — Millions of personal computers running at both the enterprise and consumer level have taken the plunge and upgraded to Microsoft Windows 10. For the most part, enterprises and consumers have been pleased with the upgrade and Microsoft has earned the right to consider the new operating system a general success.

Microsoft Ink improvements foreshadow the end of the keyboard and mouse - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — The keyboard has been the standard human/machine interface since the introduction of the practical and useful personal computer in the early 1980s. A few years later, the mouse was added as a complement to the keyboard, and the modern graphical user interface was born and accepted as standard.

How Microsoft is creating a better Cortana with the purchase of Genee - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — For a busy C-level executive, finding a good personal assistant to rely on is not just a movie cliché or a creature comfort that comes with the position. It's often necessary for successfully performing the duties of the job.

How to remove pesky malware from your PC with Windows Defender Offline - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — When it comes to your personal computer, few things are more insidious than malware. Fortunately, every PC running Windows 10 has at least one application trying to protect it from the pain and suffering of a malware infection. It is called Windows Defender.

Microsoft jumps into the livestreaming business with its acquisition of Beam - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — This may come as a surprise to those of you not living in a college dorm room, but there is a new spectator sport sweeping the world and it's called eSports. Yes, that is correct-you watch other people play video games in a competitive match much like you would watch tennis or a football game.

How to remove unwanted apps from Windows 10 (even though Microsoft doesn't want you to) - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — When it comes to the desktops displayed on my computers, I hate clutter. I want to see only those applications I regularly use on my PC. Everything else should be uninstalled or at the very least hidden from view.

Microsoft crashes the party with a new version of the Windows 10 Xbox app - TechRepublic

techrepublic.com — The Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary Update is the first major update to Windows 10 since its release in July 2015 and it's a pretty big deal. The update offers new features, including above the login screen application access and improved security. These enhancements make the installation process, which can be rather long, worth the wait.
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