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Diskovery storage analyzer for Windows

Diskovery is a brand new storage analyzer for the Windows operating system by the makers of the great Bvckup 2 backup program.

The application is available as a beta version only currently, and only from third-party sites as the official project site has not been published yet.

You can download the program from Download Crew for instance currently. We will update the review once the site goes up, and then again when the program loses its beta status.

Advanced SystemCare Review

Advanced SystemCare Free, Pro and Ultimate are three programs for the Windows operating system designed to manage, optimize and protect PCs.

All programs are compatible with all recent and not so recent versions of the Windows operating system starting with Windows XP.

Advanced SystemCare 9.2 was the version used.

Gamers love Windows 10

Windows 10 replaced the long-standing champion OS for gamers Windows 7 in Valve's Hardware and Software Survey for March 2016 as the most popular operating system.

Steam's Hardware and Software Survey, as the name suggests, is based on information that users who have participated in the survey have provided Valve with. It is therefore not a 100% accurate representation of all systems running Steam but still useful when it comes to hardware and software trends.

A look at Project Centennial

Project Centennial is an upcoming feature of Windows 10 that allows users to run converted desktop programs as UWP apps on PCs running the OS.

If you have followed Microsoft's Build 2016 Developer Conference last wee , you may know already that Microsoft plans to release release a converter that turns desktop programs into Universal Windows Platform apps.

Microsoft demonstrated the conversion of two games during the keynote but did not reveal information about the process at that time.

Switch a Microsoft Account to a Local Account

Find out how to convert a Microsoft Account to a Local Account on a computer system running Microsoft's new operating system Windows 10.

Microsoft Accounts are the default account type on machines running Windows 10. When you set up an account, it is the option that is offered to you first, and when you create new accounts on the system afterwards, the system suggests to sign in to a Microsoft Account or create a new one, before the option to create a local account is presented to you.

SMPlayer Media Player Review

SMPlayer is a free media player for Windows operating systems and Linux that uses the free media engines MPV and MPlayer for playback.

Like most media players nowadays, SMPlayer ships with built-in support for many popular and even lesser known video and audio formats so that it does not rely on installed codecs for playback.

Kaspersky Internet Security Review

Kaspersky Internet Security is a long-standing security program for the Windows operating system by Russian security firm Kaspersky.

The program sits functionality-wise between the company's Anti-Virus and Total Security offerings. From a security point of view, it is offering more security features than Anti-Virus, and the same level of protective features as the more expensive Total Security product.

In addition to offering all features of Kaspersky Anti-Virus, it ships with a firewall, host intrusion prevention system and other security features.

First look at Simplenote for Windows

Simplenote is a popular note taking app for Mac and various mobile operating systems that is now also available for Windows and Linux.

Windows users have quite a few options at their disposal to jot down some notes, from plain text files to sophisticated note taking applications with tagging and markdown support.

Simplenote, as the name suggests, wants to make things simple for the user. Problem is, there are a couple things that make it not as simple as it sounds.

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Review

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 is Bitdefender's flagship security program for the Windows operating system. The 2016 version is the latest version currently, but we will update the review when the company releases updates.

Bitdefender maintains a wide range of products for Windows and other operating systems. Total Security 2016 offers all features of the company's Antivirus Plus and Internet Security products which are both available as commercial versions as well.

Fix “Try the download again” error on Windows Store

The "Try the download again Something happened on our end" error may be thrown when you try to download an application from Windows Store on a device running Windows 10.

The error message seems to be thrown only for some Store downloads, especially Xbox Live games such as Killer Instinct or Gears of War Ultimate, and not for all apps or games.

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