Microsoft first introduced the functionality to use an USB drive or SD card as a memory cache in Windows Vista in the form of a feature known as ReadyBoost. The feature was also inherited to Windows 7 and later, but with the ability to configure more than one USB drive for ReadyBoost.
ReadyBoost was intended to supplement RAM in the case of slow hard drives. Almost a decade ago, when the feature was launched, the flash storage USB drives could offer a faster alternative when transferring data to and from the RAM.
Everyone wants their system to be free of unwanted apps, commonly known as bloatware. Even Microsoft has realized this, and they have included the Fresh Start feature in the Windows 10 Creators Update.
The Fresh Start feature reinstalls Windows 10 Creators Update and removes all the software included by the manufacturer. But for some people, even the inbuilt apps are a kind of bloatware. That’s why a NotebookReview forum member Pheonix has created a completely stripped ISO of the Windows 10 Creators Update 1703.
Customers who were waiting for the arrival of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ immediately placed their pre-orders hoping to get a taste of what could be the best Android flagship of this year. With its highly detailed resolution and ‘Infinity Display’ that practically overlays towards the sides of the smartphone, this was going to be the closest thing to a perfect smartphone right?
Not quite, as several users started complaining of a red tint problem that was developed on the display for both devices.
These days, it often seems like technology becomes obsolete within days. This year’s powerhouse video card may be sufficient now, but they might not be able run next year’s killer apps with much in the way of gusto. So if you want to stay current, you’re going to end up having to upgrade your hardware or even your entire rig on a regular basis. But what to do with all your outdated components?
You likely don’t have a lot of storage space, and it’s only a matter of time before all those old graphics cards and desktop towers start bursting out of your closets.
It has been recently known that the much-awaited video calling feature has arrived on the instant messaging platform WhatsApp. Other messaging apps including Messenger and the recently launched Google Duo already have the video calling functionality. In this article we have mentioned the steps by which you can try the WhatsApp video calling feature which is currently in the beta testing stage.
We tried this method on Android devices. You must backup your WhatsApp data before making any changes. Here are the steps to enable video calling in WhatsApp instant messenger.
Do you still have an old iPod, iPod Touch or other iOS device lying around with songs that you really want on your desktop computer? Transferring those songs isn’t always easy, especially if you want to mix and match tracks from the old days with your current collection.
We’ll show you how to do it effectively, no matter if you have a PC or a Mac.
There are high chances that you’re using a Wi-Fi connection to read this article. But, there are times when you are in the middle of nowhere. Or maybe you’re just sitting comfortably in your living room, but you wish to enjoy the internet services without spending a penny.
In such situations, you might find this article helpful as I’m going to list a variety of ways to get free internet. These are some free ways to stay in touch with friends and keep watching the latest cat videos.
Windows 10 is watching you. Like a software incarnation of Sting, it’s observing every move you make, or at least every move your fingers make, albeit in a less musically impressive fashion.
The reason we know this is that buried in the undergrowth of Windows 10 is a feature that records and analyses your typing (and other things) with the aim of learning more about you. It’s meant to be helpful, but for many people it’s just plain creepy. In this feature we’ll show you a few simple steps to disable this tracking app, and return a little of your privacy.
PayPal, one of the world’s largest internet payment services, recently announced that its PayPal Credit feature is now available in the UK. This simple addition to a standard account allows users to purchase items on interest-free credit for up to four months.
We’ll show you how to set up and use PayPal Credit so that you can buy that shiny new smartphone, laptop, or tablet that you’ve had your eye on.
Trends are constantly changing in the business world. But keeping up with those trends is critical and can help your business really stay competitive and profitable in a very competitive market. Members of the small business community have some advice for keeping your business ahead of the curve. And they’ve shared some tips and input below.
Focus on the Future of Your Business
When running a business, you have to constantly look to the future to plan and create goals. In this week’s Ignite the Gears Podcast, Small Business Trends CEO and founder Anita Campbell was honored to be interviewed about some upcoming trends that may impact the future of your business.