Author Archives: Ivor

How to Upgrade to Windows 8.1 without an MS Account

Talking about the biggest secrets on how to avoid Microsoft’s plans, one can never leave out on the discussion of installing Windows 8.1 without an MS account. While Microsoft seriously “requires” you to log in with an MS account, you can still manage to upgrade Continue Reading →

How to Remove Homepage from Browsers

As if removing viruses and Trojans would not headachy enough, computer users are now encountering a series of browser attacks led by the infamous browser hijacking viruses. Bundled along freeware downloaded carelessly by us “smart” internet users, these captors take over the net surfer and Continue Reading →

How to Remove Search from Browser

Hidden underneath freeware running wild on the internet, is a browser hijacker that is troubling millions across the world. This PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program) feeds on the careless downloads frequently observed by computer users, manipulating internet settings to generate annoying results, including changing homepage Continue Reading →

Graphics Card Benchmarking – WHAT, WHY, and HOW!

It’s easy to be carried away with the high-end numbers and far-stretched capabilities spilled out by manufacturers to bolster their superiority over others. Nevertheless, we all know better. These promises are often no more than a broad guideline at best, and useless exaggerations at worst. Continue Reading →

Everything You Need To Know About Overclocking CPU

Admittedly, the concept of overclocking your system can be intimidating for a newcomer. Even though the idea is simple enough; stretch the machine to its extreme limit, the execution can be somewhat perplexing. But, don’t fret, at least as yet! We are here to guide Continue Reading →

Fix Apps Not Connecting To Internet – Windows 8 (8.1)

“Your PC isn’t connected to the Internet. To use the Store, connect to the internet and try again”. We’ve all heard of network problems when launching the internet and cruising through various websites, but encountering the error using Metro Apps is something entirely new. Nonetheless, Continue Reading →

Why SPAM Continues to Threaten Internet Users?

While Bill Gates did manage to lift users’ hopes by citing “two years from now, spam will be solved”, he failed to eliminate their concerns by still searching for the perfect solution even 10 years after the quote. In fact, according to a report by Continue Reading →