Category Archives: Windows 10

Viewing Photosynth on Windows 10

Photosynth is a delightful way to show and see panoramas and “similar” visuals. It has been significantly improved since the early days when it primarily showed ovelapping views. I recently assembled some panoramas and also used the Photosynth desktop program … Continue reading

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VMware Player Updated

VMware Workstation 12 Player Released VMware Player has been a popular way to run virtual machines on Windows, and other, operating systems. A new version, now called VMware Workstation 12 Player, was released on August 24, 2015. The new version … Continue reading

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Windows 10 is coming!

Windows 10 is on its way Microsoft has started the free upgrade process to Windows 10 for PCs running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8.1. The date of the installation will happen some time after July 29, 2015. That is … Continue reading

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Windows 10 – Is it soup yet?

Importing Photos in Windows 10 The latest Windows 10 Technical Preview, Build 10041,  already looks much more professional than the “for toddlers only” feel of Windows 8 and 8.1. The full screen Start page is gone as is the full … Continue reading

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Resource Page Update

With so many of my readers eager to try out the Windows 10 Technical Preview, it helps to have programs and features that work and are really useful. The Resource page has been checked and updated to show the current … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Cortana

Cortana on the Desktop I have a new friend! In the Windows 10 Technical Preview Cortana is now a feature on the desktop. She talks and responds in writing. But most importantly she responds to spoken questions. She does confine … Continue reading

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