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The Windows 7 upgrade countdown has begun - what if you don't want to?

The Windows 7 upgrade countdown has begun - what if you don't want to?

It will be possible to continue using Windows 7 and get security updates after mainstream desktop support ends. Click to learn how.
Mar 29 2019, 10:36AM
Software: to rent or buy, that is the question

Software: to rent or buy, that is the question

Is it better to pay upfront for a perpetual licence to the software you need, or does the subscription (pay-as-you-go) model make more sense? We investigate!
Feb 5 2016, 1:06PM
Microsoft's new Windows 10 plan guarantees you'll upgrade

Microsoft's new Windows 10 plan guarantees you'll upgrade

Not upgraded to Windows 10 yet? Microsoft is about to make sure you do
Nov 2 2015, 4:16PM
When should I buy a new computer?

When should I buy a new computer?

You know the story: your office PC is chugging and the staff keeps whinging about how the tills are too slow or the pay pass system doesn't work properly. It's time to purchase some new hardware. But the question is: when you know "something better" will get released every 6-12 months, when is the ideal time to buy?
Jul 10 2015, 3:20PM
Adobe Creative Cloud reviewed: time to switch to the cloud?

Adobe Creative Cloud reviewed: time to switch to the cloud?

The updated applications in Adobe Creative Cloud bring welcome improvements, but we’re far from convinced the options suit everybody. Read the review.
Nov 5 2013, 2:00PM
Microsoft sweetens upgrade deal on Windows 8 and Server 2012

Microsoft sweetens upgrade deal on Windows 8 and Server 2012

Microsoft is offering up to 15% off the latest versions of Windows, Server and Office for eligible businesses buying multiple licenses.
Jun 20 2013, 11:38AM
Are you going to use Windows 8?

Are you going to use Windows 8?

We'll be speaking to Microsoft today about upgrading from old versions of Windows. Have any questions you want to ask?
Jun 19 2013, 1:55PM
Evernote Business: why step up from free Evernote?

Evernote Business: why step up from free Evernote?

Confused? Here's a basic summary of how Evernote Business differs to the free version of the popular note-capturing tool.
Feb 12 2013, 3:01PM
Annual upgrades for Windows: good or bad?

Annual upgrades for Windows: good or bad?

Speculation is that Microsoft will upgrade windows every year. Is it important to have the latest operating system?
Nov 29 2012, 3:39PM
Get Office 2013 for free if you buy Office 2010

Get Office 2013 for free if you buy Office 2010

Even if you are happy with Office 2010 it might be worth grabbing this upgrade as the offer is only valid for a limited period.
Oct 22 2012, 2:00PM
Windows XP and Vista users: time to upgrade?

Windows XP and Vista users: time to upgrade?

A new Microsoft blog post urges businesses using Windows XP to start getting ready to move to Windows 7 or Windows 8.
Oct 22 2012, 1:33PM
Use QuickBooks and MYOB? Read this

Use QuickBooks and MYOB? Read this

The next versions of Quicken, QuickBooks and MYOB products for Australian users will be very important if you plan on using the software with Windows 8. Here's what you need to know.
Oct 15 2012, 1:49PM
Time to think about your anti-virus

Time to think about your anti-virus

With AVG, Kaspersky and Symantec (Norton) releasing their 2013 security software it's time to think about next year's security subscription.
Sep 7 2012, 5:09PM
Office 2013: big changes are on the way

Office 2013: big changes are on the way

If you usually buy a boxed version of Office for your business, you might be interested in what's coming with Office 2013 later this year.
Sep 7 2012, 1:14PM
See if your software will work with Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion

See if your software will work with Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion

Here's a handy way of checking if your software will still work when you upgrade to Windows 8 and Mac OS X.
Aug 9 2012, 12:16PM
How to get ready for Windows 8, Mountain Lion

How to get ready for Windows 8, Mountain Lion

Some basic housekeeping you should do before upgrading to Windows 8 or Mountain Lion.
Jul 23 2012, 11:06AM
Office 2013: stay on the software merry-go-round?

Office 2013: stay on the software merry-go-round?

Microsoft has announced a new version of Office - the 15th since 1989. Is it worth staying on the software merry-go-round or should you sit this one out?
Jul 18 2012, 10:29AM
Windows 8 Pro upgrade announced for less than $50

Windows 8 Pro upgrade announced for less than $50

A global announcement sets the starting upgrade price for Windows 8 Pro at $39.99, for the first few months at least.
Jul 3 2012, 1:51PM
Microsoft confirms Windows 8 Upgrade Offer

Microsoft confirms Windows 8 Upgrade Offer

Purchasers of a new Windows 7 PC will be able to upgrade to Windows 8 for $14.99.
Jun 4 2012, 11:33AM
5 pieces of advice if your IT is a mess

5 pieces of advice if your IT is a mess

Here are 5 lessons to help you avoid pain if you’re about to embark on a major upgrade or need help with IT.
May 28 2012, 1:14PM

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