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Microsoft Confirms Windows 8 will run on Existing PCs

This is something we’ve all known for a while now, especially with Microsoft’s move to low-power 1GHz ARM processors, but now PC Pro magazine are reporting that Microsoft have confirmed…

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Intel Say Windows 7 Improves Multi-threading Performance

At COMPUTEX 2009 Intel told attendees that Windows 7 features better multi-threading, which will improve power consumption and battery life for netbooks and notebooks. The improvements are because Windows 7′s…

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Create Power Management Reports In Windows 7

Microsoft has introduced an option to create power management reports in Windows 7. The reports can be generated over an elevated command line prompt with the command powercfg -energy. It…

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