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Windows 10 release date, features, and price

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On Sep 30th 2014 Microsoft announced the next version of Windows, dubbing it Windows 10 and leapfrogging Windows 9 altogether. If we had to describe Windows 10 in a single sentence, it would be: “Combining the best of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 into a modern-looking, yet traditional package.” Windows 10 Release Date Up to this point, Microsoft hasn’t given …

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Installing OpenELEC as your XBMC

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Many people know what XBMC (Xbox Media Center) is but what about OpenELEC? (Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center). Basically it is an operating system built around XBMC. OpenELEC was designed to be as lightweight as possible by only taking up around 80-125MB (by default) of space and configured for one simple purpose, to run XBMC. If you get stuck during any …

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Installing SABnzbd in Ubuntu

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SABnzbd is an open source binary newsreader. You can find the offical SABnzbd website here for more details.  Anyways, SABnzbd is written in python and is a fairly light weight application. If you don’t yet know, using SABnzbd makes Usenet straight forward as it can automate almost anything with the proper configuration along side using other applications for example Sickbeard (TV …

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How to install Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 (Raring Ringtail)

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Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 is the newest version released by Canonical which is code named Raring Ringtail. This guide will just go through the basic steps of installing Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 from beginning to end. You can download Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 from Canonical here. Lets begin!   Installing Ubuntu Desktop 13.04 Select what language you would like to install. I am going to …

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