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MS-DOS

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Celebrating 30 years of MS-DOS

On this day in 1981, Microsoft bought what was to become MS-DOS from Seattle Computer Products. What are your favorite MS-DOS memories?

By July 27, 2011

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Apple lets MS DOS run on the iPad, but not for long

Apple allowed a DOS emulator into the app store, which allowed gamers to enjoy Windows 3.0 and classic old PC games. But in the blink of an eye, it was pulled.

By October 27, 2010

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Disks formatted in MS-DOS mode using Disk Utility may not work with devices

Disks formatted in MS-DOS mode using Disk Utility may not work with devices

By March 13, 2006

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MS-DOS formatted FireWire drive problems

MS-DOS formatted FireWire drive problems

By May 23, 2002

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How to save the AV receiver

AV receivers are embarrassingly backward compared with the rest of your home theater gear. Here's how they can get back on track.

By December 15, 2014

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Windows 10 arriving -- here's a look at 30 years of Windows

Come with us on a 30-year trip through time to see how Bill Gates' baby took over the world.

By October 1, 2014

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Dropbox's Gentry Underwood on great design's disappearing act (Q&A)

Dropbox's design chief arrived at the online storage company with his stylish and popular email service, Mailbox. Now, as Dropbox evolves, he's helping it design a way into every facet of our digital lives.

By August 19, 2014

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Windows is 30, so we salute its quick and dirty roots

C:\happy-birthday.exe! Windows is 30, so meet MS-DOS, the quick and dirty cornerstone of Microsoft's software empire.

By November 11, 2013

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How to install SteamOS on your computer

A beta version of Valve's gaming operating system is now available for download. Here's how you can transform your current computer into a Steam Machine.

By January 31, 2014

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The Macintosh turns 30: Going the distance

Apple's Macintosh arrived with great fanfare, but the computer that aimed to show why 1984 wouldn't be like "1984" barely made its debut. Here's the story of how it came to be.

By January 21, 2014