What is a Chromebook?

How do you use your computer? When someone asks me which computer they should buy, the first question I ask is: what sort of activities do you do on the computer? The vast majority of individuals I talk with tell me they read email, surf the web, shop for the families, and...

Computer Running Slow? Download CleanMyPC

PC Running Slow? We Recommend Trying Out CleanMyPC from MacPaw We saw an exciting revamp of CleanMyPC launch this month (and we’re already fans of MacPaw products, including CleanMyMac 3 and Gemini 2)! CleanMyPC runs on Windows 8, Windows 9, and Windows 10. Here are a few...

4 Best Unknown Browsers for Windows

Everyone knows the “big three” web browsers– Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. However, the market is a big space with many smaller players. The big three have their names out there, but they’re not necessarily the best...

4 Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10

Windows 10 has launched recently, and so far things are looking good for Microsoft. At the time of this article, the operating system is on 18 million computers, and it hasn’t even been out for an entire week. Microsoft wants their system on 1 billion computers by 2018,...

Windows 7 Running Slow? How to speed up a slow PC.

Windows 7 debuted in 2009, which is an eternity in computer time. Older windows 7 systems are probably running very slowly by this point. Windows 7 is a popular choice, and some people are really against the tile-centric interface of Windows 8.  So you’ve stayed on Windows...

5 Ways to Improve Windows Productivity

Windows computers are often the choice for business applications and offer extreme customization. Microsoft includes many features that help you get work done quickly At the end of the day, a computer is a computer, Mac or PC– they’re the same thing in a different...

Ditch the defaults: 4 free PC programs you should try

MachMachines is committed to speeding up your computer and your workflow. Many people buy a computer, start it up, and don’t worry about anything else. Computer manufacturers bundle their hardware with a suite of default programs that gets the job done, but they’re...

Windows 7 internet problems – Troubleshooting tips

Why are we writing a post about fixing internet problems in Windows 7 when Windows 10 is about to be released in the near future. Well, simply because, even today, 50% of all PCs that use Windows are using Windows 7! 7 is by far the most popular and stable version of Windows...

10 New Features in Windows 10

About a month or so ago, we wrote a post previewing Windows 9, what we thought was going to be the next OS from Microsoft. But now, as you might have already heard, there will be no Windows 9. Microsoft, on a September 30th press release, said it will go straight to Windows 10....

7 Easy Computer (PC) Maintenance Tips

One of the top reasons for PC users to replace their old system is poor and sluggish performance. Irrespective of your system’s configuration, you have to know that your PC will tend to slow down if it is not maintained well, over years of use. You can try these easy PC...