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How Windows 8 scaling fails on high-PPI displays
We've taken Windows 8 for a spin on Asus' new Zenbook Prime in order to get a feel for the new OS's PPI scaling...
Windows 7: A desktop user's take
Does Windows 7 really live up to the hype? Is it a worthwhile upgrade over Vista and XP for desktop users and enthusiasts? We took...
Toward a more rational backup strategy
Like many of us, my history of backup management is shameful, littered with poorly labeled DVD-Rs, manual file copies, and a minimum of forethought. ...
Windows Vista Service Pack 1: A performance check
How does Service Pack 1 affect Windows Vista's day-to-day performance in common desktop applications and games? We've run a host of benchmarks in order to...
Windows Vista's new spin on licensing
WE'VE HEARD ALL MANNER of tinfoil hattery about Windows Vista's schemes for copy protection,...
Microsoft WinHEC 2005
TR's Windows performance comparison
Let's face it, Windows XP, Microsoft's latest operating system, comes with a lot of...
|Gigabyte, Asus, and MSI prep updates against Meltdown and Spectre||37|
|be quiet! displays its Dark Rock 4 and Dark Rock Pro 4 coolers||19|
|EVGA teases its 2200-W power supply and Z10 keyboard at CES||24|
|Intel acknowledges Haswell and Broadwell reboots after patches||44|
|AMD will issue optional Ryzen and Epyc microcode updates for Spectre||24|
|Intel promises speedy exploit patches in its Security-First Pledge||15|
|ECS displays diminutive Liva-series systems at CES||5|
|Intel studies the performance impact of Meltdown fixes||52|
|Sony puts a projector into a table and a speaker into a TV at CES||6|
|I brought balance to the Force meme by making everything +/- 58, sadly it's been ruined now. :(||+10|