Why Are People Switching Away from Windows?

At LockerGnome.net, nwright94 writes:

I recently “upgraded” my laptop from Windows 7 to Windows 8 and I really do not like it, but I also don’t want to pay any more money to go back to Windows 7. So I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS …continue reading

Is Windows 8 the Best Solution for You?

At LockerGnome.net, Mohamed Eassa writes:

Is Windows 8 a good operating system if I am a gamer and will also use it for listening to and managing my music? (I am now using Windows 7 Pro.)

I will also use IE10 for browsing …continue reading

Best Microsoft Surface Cases

At LockerGnome.net, CoatsyJnr writes:

I recently started to watch Chris’ videos and love them by the way, but I’m posting this to see if you guys would recommend a case for my Microsoft Surface. I have had a look at iPad cases, but …continue reading

Can Windows 8 Save Microsoft?

Shon Sullivan writes:

Hi, Chris. I have been following your vlog recently after being reintroduced to you during your visit at Ignite-U. I had originally followed you back in the days when you were mainly a software junkie.

Understandably, everyone has their opinions …continue reading

Home Media Servers: Backing up and Sharing Files Made Easy

Greg G. writes:

I have a question about home servers. I am interested in making a media sharing server as well as a file management/back-up server. Right now I am in college and I’d like to access files when I’m home and at school. I’m …continue reading

How to Get Movie Maker for Windows 8

Zavier Kinville writes:

My dad recently upgraded our HP notebook to Windows 8 and I can’t seem to find Movie Maker. Dad suggested I search for alternatives. What do you recommend? I need something simple so I can drag and drop clips and music into …continue reading

How to Remove a Virus from Windows 8

Jonathan writes:

Hello, I recently bought a new laptop for when I go to university; it runs Windows 8. Looking around LockerGnome, I’ve come across many free anti-virus programs. I’ve been using Microsoft Security Essentials and AVG.

Only just two days after buying my laptop, …continue reading

Should You Wait for Haswell Processors to Upgrade Your PC?

Salem Al-Mutawa writes:

My sister is planning to get the Cintiq 24HD Touch, and she is planning to use it as her primary monitor; she is also planning to upgrade her PC. Here are my two questions:

Would you recommend Windows 8 …continue reading

Why Should You Consider a Windows Phone 8 Device?

Luke Boeche writes:

I’m at my sister’s cheerleading competition and her coach has a Nokia Lumia 920; here’s the part that got me: she liked it better than her iPhone. Why do you think this is?

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Should You Pay for Anti-Malware Programs?

A LockerGnome community member writes:

Considering that I could use every one on Earth and still be infected, should I pay for anti-malware programs? I was told that certain ones are updated every day or several times a day, but this wasn’t the case for …continue reading