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How to disable the touch screen display on your Windows 8 computer

Touch screen PCs are stupid stupid stupid. Here’s how to disable your touch screen forever.

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Do I really need to safely remove my USB drive?

Vonnie holding a USB Drive

I’m going to say something that may disquiet you but it needs to be said: If you’re yanking your USB drive without waiting for the Safe to remove dialog box then you’re putting your data at risk. It may not

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Why I like my Mac Mini

Inside the Mac Mini

The Mac Mini is an unsung hero; where’s why I love mine.

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PCs are dead

When was the last time you seriously considered purchasing a new desktop PC? If you hesitated for longer than 2 seconds read on for why PCs are dead.

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How to securely erase your hard drive

When it’s time to sell your computer it’s time to wipe it clean but what’s the best way to do that? Here’s how to make sure your data is irrevocably erased before shipping your gear.

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