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Microsoft delivers new batch of Surface firmware updates

For Patch Tuesday, Surface 2, Surface Pro, and Surface Pro 2 users get multiple keyboard, Bluetooth, and wireless network firmware updates.

By March 11, 2014


Plextor intros high-end PCIe solid-state drive

Plextor announces its new M6e solid-state drive that uses the PCI Express interface to offer ultrahigh performance.

By January 8, 2014


Seagate ships 4TB Desktop HDD

Seagate announces the availability of its 4TB Desktop HDD internal hard drive that offers capacity and performance at a lower cost.

By April 2, 2013


Is it a problem if Windows 8 boots too quickly?

Microsoft's forthcoming operating system boots so quickly that you will miss those familiar prompts.

By May 22, 2012


Deciphering Surface updates: What users got and when

As January comes to a close, here's another attempt at making sense of the firmware updates Microsoft delivered this month for ARM- and Intel-based Surfaces.

By January 28, 2014


Surface tablet updates take aim at Wi-Fi issues

Microsoft is releasing new firmware and driver updates to its Surface RT and Surface Pro devices as part of April's Patch Tuesday.

By April 9, 2013


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


Getting a Windows PC to boot in under 10 seconds

How fast will future PCs boot up? I asked tech experts to explain what the industry is doing to achieve start-up times in under 10 seconds.

By October 5, 2010


Quick tip: check your RAM immediately after you upgrade

If you've just upgraded or replaced your RAM, then the first thing you should do is test it.

By March 13, 2012


Microsoft promises faster startup for Windows 8

A hybrid hibernation technology lops 30 percent to 70 percent off Windows 8 startup time, says Microsoft, trying to fix an ages-old problem.

By September 9, 2011