Free antivirus AVG and Avast ready for Windows 8

Free antivirus AVG and Avast ready for Windows 8
AVG Free was updated for Window 8 already back in September. With the official release and general availability of Windows 8 this week, Avast also updated their free antivirus to support the newest Microsoft operating system. Update: Seems Avast already was ready for Windows 8 when they released version 7 back in February 2012. avast! 7 is Windows ...

Microsoft is on a roll!

Microsoft is on a roll!
Microsoft refreshed their logo earlier this year. Probably to reflect the refresh the whole company now seems to undertake.

Windows 8 Reset function in pictures

Windows 8 Reset function in pictures
With Windows 8 you no longer have to boot from your installation media (DVD or USB) to reinstall Windows. (Although you might be prompted to insert it, as I did.) Click on pictures for larger version. In Windows 8 you can either Refresh or Reset your PC. You find these options in PC Settings. You reach PC ...

Security check for fall 2012, which antivirus to buy

Security check for fall 2012, which antivirus to buy
Remember: Antivirus is not a replacement for common sence! Be smart when using the Internet. Don’t click on links from unkown (and sometimes even known) sources in e-mails, messengers or on social sites (i.e. Facebook and Twitter). Close popup windows with the red cross at the upper right, as the buttons in the image might ...

How to enable Office Web Apps Preview

How to enable Office Web Apps Preview
Updated October 22 2012: The final version of Office Web Apps has gone live. In July 2012 Microsoft made Office 2013 Public Preview available for download. The accompanying Office Web Apps will also be updated with the final release early next year, but you can already access the preview if you know where to look. Go to SkyDrive.com ...