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Microsoft E3 2013 Recap

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Microsoft wrapped up their E3 Conference presentation around 2 PM Eastern Time on Monday the 10th, and they had a much stronger showing that many p

Podcast #1 - Pre-E3 Thoughts

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Ken Anderson (a new person to join the Tech Raptor team) joins Rutledge Daugette in hashing out and discussing all of the buzz, rumors, and news su

Risky: Work email on your personal device

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Keeping your work email on your personal smartphone can be risky for you. E-Mail is the backbone of almost every business these days, allowing for

Useful Windows DOS commands you should know - Part 2

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Welcome back to Tech Raptor, and to part 2 of our two part series on useful DOS/CMD commands that everyone should know!

Murmur Configuration Guide (Windows)

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Do you play a lot of online games, and need a voice chat server for your guild or clan?

Plex Media Server - An all in one media solution

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I've been personally been using Plex for months, and have come to the conclusion that it is the best solution for anyone looking to view their medi

Useful Windows DOS commands you should know - Part 1

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In today's computing world, everything is done using a Graphical User Interface (GUI), which is perfectly fine.

Star Trek Rivals Review

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If you're a fan of Star Trek, then companion app to the all-new movie Star Trek: Into Darkness, Star Trek Rivals is a perfect mix of simplicity and

How to set a static IP address on a PC

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There are a lot of advantages to assigning a static IP Address to your computer.

Google Drive size increased by sharing space

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Last year, when Google Drive was unveiled by Google as an alternative solution to

Send files over the web securely and easily with JustBeamIt

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If you're like me, you send files to other people frequently. Depending on the nature of the files, you may also need some form of security.

Solid State or Hard Drive disk?

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Maybe you're building a new computer, upgrading one, or just curious about which is better.

CISPA dies in the Senate

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Yep, you read right. CISPA is currently DOA (Dead on Arrival) in the United States Senate.

What is Information Technology?

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Who do you call when your server is down? What about when your wi-fi won’t connect? That’s right—you call the guys in the IT department.

Adobe taken off Ninite installer

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You heard it right, Adobe has requested and succeeded to have its programs removed from the list of programs that can be installed with Ninite.

Error: “ Acrobat failed to load core DLL ”

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Are you unable to open Adobe Reader or Acrobat due to the pop up "Acrobat Failed to Load core DLL?

Do you back up your data regularly?

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If you're like me, your data is important. Likely you have a few hundred documents, photos, or financial documents on your computer's hard drive.

Seven ways to decrease computer boot time

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If you're like me, you hate wasting time waiting for you computer to shut down, boot up, or restart.

CISPA passes the House, continues to threaten privacy

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You heard right, CISPA got past the House.

How to: have your computer shut down at a certain time

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Previously, we showed you

Amended CISPA to be voted on this week

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Net Neutrality is a hot topic right now, and it's only getting hotter.

12 Rules for Calling Tech Support

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We already did a post a while back, titled

How to: have your computer start up at a certain time

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Do you turn on your computer at a certain time every day?

Increase your Productivity with Multiple Monitors

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Productivity is the key to great success. Modern businesses and the world around them are quickly changing.

Spring cleaning for your PC

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It's that time of the year, when you have to (hopefully) clean up the mess that your house and car have become during the freezing months of winter

MacKeeper...Is it a Keeper?

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From Apple devotees to the average computer user, we all want our computers to run faster, jump higher and do better tricks.  While the Mac OS is V

Computer Pranks for April Fool's Day 2013

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Are you a trickster? A joker? A pranker? Every year do you drive your friends and co-workers nuts on April 1st?