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Microsoft is developing a new web browser

In the following article on ZDNet web page , is commented the possibility that Microsoft is developing a new web browser from scratch. This browser today, it is known as Spartan, and it will have a design and visual appearance more similar to the Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers. Despite the fact that the appearance of this new browser will be very similar to the above browsers, Spartan will not make use of the rendering engine WebKit (which is used by Safari and Chrome), but it will continue to use its own rendering engine called Trident. However, this new...

How to delete ShareX watermark

ShareX is a free software that allows us to make screenshots in Windows. It certainly offers a great functionality and allows us to take screenshots in a simple way and quickly.Note 1: Thanks to a comment posted by Jaex, who is the author of this software, we have known that in the latest version of the program the watermark option is no turned on by default.Note 2: In the same comment the author tells us a simpler way to turn off the watermarks that were inserted by the program in the images. We recommend you to follow these instructions, as...

Skype Translator will translate our conversations

Language barriers to communicate with other people are continually diminishing. Thanks to technology, we have many systems that translate automatically the text we wrote. This is certainly a great advance because we can communicate with other people in a language different than our own.Skype want to go one step further, and allow two people that speak different languages, be able to communicate in real-time making use of their native language . That is to say, thanks to Skype Translator (this is the name of the translation function), we will have a simultaneous translation/interpretation system, which translate what we speak to...
The difference between Virus, Adware, Spyware and other Malware

The difference between Virus, Adware, Spyware and other Malware

Today, our Personal Computers are more protected than ever, because there are a lot of programs that detect and eliminate threats that want to access to our computer. Nevertheless, we can not say that Personal Computers are more secure that a few decades ago.Without a doubt, the computers with Windows Operating Systems installed on it, are most at risk, because the most threats have as their objective Microsoft's Operating Systems. Due to this situation, many tools for Virus, Spyware and Malware detection and elimination are developed.It is important to know how to differentiate what action is performed by each type...
WhatsApp and blue double tick

WhatsApp and blue double tick

The latest version of WhatsApp (2.11.43), there is a new feature that has been tested during the last month: the double blue tick, or double blue check.What does double check mean? Well, for many users this functionality will bring calm to their lives, because they now can know if the receiver of the message has read the message or not. So: double blue check means that the message you have sent has been read by the person you've sent the message. Although it really means that the receiver mobile phone has received the message, and someone has opened the WhatsApp...
Windows Operating Systems Lifecyles

Windows Operating Systems Lifecyles

Microsoft desktop Operating Systems have a lifecycle in which receive updates and security patches.When an Operating System (OS) reaches the end of its cycle of life, doesn't mean that we will not be able to use this Operating System. For example, Windows XP reached the end of its lifecycle on April 8, 2014, and this Operating System is still installed and working in a multitude of world wide computers. According our users data, 20% of our visitors still using Windows XP on their personal computers.Then, What means that Windows XP has reached the end of its life cycle?The lifecycle of...
Learn how to play piano with Synthesia

Learn how to play piano with Synthesia

Summer is a time of year when we can enjoy our free time: reading, go for walks, chat with friends, and why not, learn to play a musical instrument.Thanks to Personal Computers and new technologies, we can learn to play different musical instruments from the comfort of home and without making large investments.In this case let's see how to learn to play the piano in a fun and simple way making use of a program called Synthesia.To use this program, it is not necessary to have a MIDI music keyboard, although, obviously, is something recommended, because we will be able...
Introduction to Total Commander, an advanced file manager

Introduction to Total Commander, an advanced file manager

Using a computer means that at any given moment we must learn how to manage system files. For example, to copy a list of files from one folder to another, to delete a folder with all the files that it contains, to unzip a file, etc..Windows includes a tool called Windows Explorer that let us to move around directories an files and make some basic operations over files and directories.While the Windows Explorer is useful and carries out its mission, it is a basic file management tool. If we want to have more speed and agility when it comes to...
12 free PC videogames to play this summer

12 free PC videogames to play this summer

Summer is here (in the northern hemisphere of the planet). No more homeworks, exams, etc. Many people have a few days of vacation. It is time for sun, beach, swimming pool, and leisure. We can take a walk with our family, go out with friends to have a drink, read those books that we don't have time to read at other times of the year, or play video games.That might sound simple, but it may become an impossible task. It is usual want to play a game and not knowing which to choose. We look in the stack of video...