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Avoid Windows 10 crapware: How to get rid of Candy Crush and all the rest

When you install Windows 10 Pro on a new PC and sign in with a local account or a Microsoft account, you get access to all the professional features that you’d expect from a business-class PC operating system. You also get some unexpected apps splattered onto your Start menu whether you want them or not, including Candy Crush Soda Saga,… Read more →

Avoid Windows 10 crapware: How to get rid of Candy Crush and all the rest

When you install Windows 10 Pro on a new PC and sign in with a local account or a Microsoft account, you get access to all the professional features that you’d expect from a business-class PC operating system. You also get some unexpected apps splattered onto your Start menu whether you want them or not, including Candy Crush Soda Saga,… Read more →

iPhone battery life bad after installing iOS 11.3? Here’s what you can do

Smartphones, and in particular the iPhone, seem to attract more battery life complaints than any other device out there. Maybe it’s because we use the thing so much and don’t realize it, or maybe it’s that we rely on it so heavily for so many aspects of our lives. And there’s nothing like an iOS update to exacerbate battery problems…. Read more →

iPhone battery life bad after installing iOS 11.3? Here’s what you can do

Smartphones, and in particular the iPhone, seem to attract more battery life complaints than any other device out there. Maybe it’s because we use the thing so much and don’t realize it, or maybe it’s that we rely on it so heavily for so many aspects of our lives. And there’s nothing like an iOS update to exacerbate battery problems…. Read more →

Three (tested) rules to run your cloud computing project smoothly

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