How to break free from your computer operating system — if you dare

Kia Farhang did it.

Weary of the “awful” hour-long updates his Windows computer forced him to periodically endure, usually during prime work hours, Farhang recently abandoned his PC operating system. He switched to Linux, an open-source OS. Read more “How to break free from your computer operating system — if you dare”

Why is my Windows copy ‘not genuine’?

When Peter McKone’s computer upgrade goes sideways, he can’t find the help he needs. Now what?
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Ready to throw this Windows 10 ‘upgrade’ out the window

Ross Jones’s Windows 10 upgrade goes wrong and now Microsoft wants him to pay $499 to fix it. Is that right?

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