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Windows XP Support Ends – Lock Up Your Laptops

Windows XP Support Ends – Lock Up Your Laptops

A lot of people are throwing words like ‘retro’ or ‘classic’ and sometimes even ‘dated’ to describe literal pieces of junk they own. I’m looking at you, hipsters. Well, here’s a piece of retro fashion for you, it’s nice to look at, it’s  kind of slow and it’s literally everywhere, it’s Windows XP.

So, what …

Apple WWDC Event announced for 2nd June – iOS 8 and new Mac’s?

Apple WWDC Event announced for 2nd June – iOS 8 and new Mac’s?

Apple has dated the official Apple World Wide Developers Conference (or WWDC as it’s commonly known) in San Francisco, for the 2nd of June this year, and hot on top of everyone’s list is iOS 8.

Apple generally are doing a yearly update of its iOS mobile operating system, so this year’s WWDC is …

New Razer Blade gaming laptop packs a GTX 870M into its thin frame

New Razer Blade gaming laptop packs a GTX 870M into its thin frame

In the wake of graphics behemoth NVIDIA launching its new mobile GPU the GTX 800M series, Razer has decided to cram the top spec GTX 870M inside an updated version of its thin Razer Blade gaming notebook.

While the new NVIDIA GTX 870M GPU is certainly a key feature of the machine, its most appealing …

VLC Media Player for Windows 8 arrives in Beta

VLC Media Player for Windows 8 arrives in Beta

The popular all-singing, all-dancing video player comes to Windows 8 at long, long last…

Windows XP draws its final breaths whilst Windows 8 gets an update

Windows XP draws its final breaths whilst Windows 8 gets an update

Microsoft announced a long time ago that it would be turning off  support for its most successful operating system (if by successful you mean actually worked), Windows XP.  The OS will no longer be supported as of April 8th.

XP came out on October 25th, 2001 and over 400 million copies were in use …

Gigabyte announce Aorus X7, a slim dual-GPU gaming laptop

Gigabyte announce Aorus X7, a slim dual-GPU gaming laptop

One of the most interesting laptops announced at CES 2014 was the Aorus X7, a new gaming laptop by Taiwanese motherboard specialists Gigabyte. This laptop is just over 20 millimetres thick, yet packs in two GTX 765M graphics cards in SLI. That should make for a potent gaming machine that remains one of the thinnest …

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 December Update – Take 2

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 December Update – Take 2

Following an update released on the 10th December there have been a number of issues suffered by Surface Pro2 users. Namely, decreased battery life, standby and wake issues – making it behave more like the original Surface Pro! Microsoft did withdraw this update but unfortunately not in time for some users who had already …

Steam Machines: Coming to your living room at varying prices

Steam Machines: Coming to your living room at varying prices

If you weren’t aware before, Steam is the long-standing content delivery system created by Valve software, a company famous for making a game called Half-Life back around 1999 which became very well known, mostly for not spawning sequels even though numerous sequels were announced. It was also quite fun to play.

To cut a long …

Microsoft to launch Windows 9 launch in April 2015

Microsoft to launch Windows 9 launch in April 2015

Software giant to reveal its next major software version at this year’s Build developer conference…

Apple’s new Mac Pro goes on-sale – £2,500 price tag with a January delivery

Apple's new Mac Pro goes on-sale - £2,500 price tag with a January delivery

Apple has finally put its brand new re-designed Mac Pro on sale worldwide, which means users can now get their hands on the futuristic-looking cylinder Mac computer, all for a £2,499 price tag.

Apple announced on Tuesday that it would start selling the new Mac Pro as of the December 18th – just in time …