PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
NirSoft releases TaskSchedulerView 1.0
One-man freeware machine Nir Sofer has announced the release of TaskSchedulerView, a tiny portable tool for viewing, enabling or disabling scheduled tasks on Windows Vista through to 10.
Jul 9 2015, 9:39AM
Windows 8 Start Menu won't return this year
Coming back, but not until 2015.
Jun 4 2014, 10:52AM
The Windows Start button is back... but not yet
Microsoft to reintroduce new-look Start button in a future version of Windows 8
Apr 4 2014, 9:19AM
8StartButton 2.0 unveils radical revamp, adds support for Windows 8.1
TotalIdea Software has released 8StartButton 2.0, a major new version of its Start menu replacement tool for Windows 8 users.
Jul 5 2013, 10:11AM
How to: Start scripting with Windows PowerShell
PowerShell is a versatile scripting language for administering Windows. Mark Newton demonstrates what it can do for you.
Apr 18 2013, 11:09AM
Despite what they tell you, you can still have a traditional Start menu in Windows 8 Release Preview
Contrary to rumour, it's still possible to get a traditional Start menu in Windows 8 using these replacement tools.
Jun 5 2012, 8:53AM
19 top applications and downloads from the past 7 days
Last week saw plenty of new software updates and downloads hit the web: snap up at the ones you missed here.
Mar 11 2012, 8:53PM
Bring the Start menu back to Windows 8 with Start8
Return your Start menu to the Windows 8 Consumer Preview with this free tool. Get the download here.
Mar 7 2012, 10:06PM
23 software releases and updates you may have missed this week
February may be the shortest month of the year, but the list of software releases over the past seven days is just as long as ever. Get the downloads here.
Feb 27 2012, 8:54AM
Microsoft to tweak Windows 8 Start screen
Software giant reacts to developer feedback on the Windows 8 Start screen.
Jan 20 2012, 8:53AM
Windows 8: the theory behind that green launch screen
The logic behind the new Start screen in Windows 8 makes sense, but it's still a leap from the decades' old interface you're used to.
Oct 17 2011, 2:17PM
Cook off to a slow start with iPhone 4S
Steve Jobs' successor fails to shine in first keynote, with a relatively minor refresh of the iPhone
Oct 5 2011, 8:36AM
Launch your apps and documents with ease using Radian
Radian is an app launcher to replace the Start menu which operates in quite a unique way.
Apr 6 2011, 8:59AM
IBM starts discussion with Start Jam
Big Blue begins a three day online forum to discuss moving forward with sustainability.
Alvaro Guzman Bastida
Apr 5 2011, 8:49AM
First Look: TomTom Start is a quality little GPS for under $200
If you can look past the 3.5in screen, the Start is portable, easy to mount and ultra cheap. So, what's not to love about TomTom's latest and smallest GPS?
Dec 11 2009, 12:45PM
New iPhone parts start shipping
Here we go folks – the long march to a new iPhone has begun, with the gadgets innards finally good–to–go
Apr 9 2009, 9:35AM
Digg triggers false start on Firefox 3
Mistaken report sends users searching for 'beta' release.
Nov 9 2007, 10:07AM
Hackers start picking iPhone's locks
Retrieval of cryptic password could one day allow for the installation of custom applications.
Jul 4 2007, 12:50PM
Interview: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales
Atomic chats with Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia and president of the Wikipedia Foundation.
May 19 2006, 1:36PM
MS Bounty a start: Gordon
Nov 13 2003, 12:00AM
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