Author Archives: Ludwig

About Ludwig

Lending a helping hand where I can. . . My motto: If it is worth doing, it is worth doing well.

Clever these Redmondians!

Microsoft gives away 10 PB of storage As part of the SkyDrive to OneDrive renaming hoopla, Microsoft gave away a ton of online storage. They had announced that in a teaser puzzle post to their Facebook fans. The first 100,000 … Continue reading

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OneDrive is Live

RIP SkyDrive? Today, February 19, 2014, OneDrive stepped into place for SkyDrive. Interestingly, when you sign in, the URL showing in the address bar of the browser is “” – so there is still a little life left in the … Continue reading

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Microsoft OneDrive

SkyDrive to become OneDrive The wait is finally over. Microsoft picked “OneDrive” as the name for SkyDrive which ran into a conflict over the name in Europe. Read all about it here in the days to come: .:. © … Continue reading

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No more Windows 8.1 Preview

Happy New Year! The beta and preview versions of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 have now all expired. You can still run them but only for a short period of time as the “welcome” banner tells you. It is almost … Continue reading

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