Kodi slow after Windows upgrade?

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Yesterday my laptop received the Redstone 3 update and things worked fine. Today i noticed some drivers were being 'updated' and made things really bad. My Intel Graphics driver had been downgraded to some version from 2016... I couldn't use Kodi on the machine anymore because Kodi thought I didn't have a DirectX 11 capable … Continue reading Kodi slow after Windows upgrade?


Test Windows 7, 8 or 10 using free virtual machines from Microsoft

Connectix, a company known for their x86 emulator pioneering, was acquired by Microsoft in 2003. A few years later Microsoft released Microsoft Virtual PC and Microsoft Virtual Server under their own brand and created a pathway to Hyper-V. You might remember something like Windows XP mode when Windows 7 was introduced. It was nothing more … Continue reading Test Windows 7, 8 or 10 using free virtual machines from Microsoft

13 Reasons Why (2017)

About After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice. Storyline Thirteen Reasons Why, based on the best-selling books by Jay Asher, follows teenager Clay Jensen (Dylan Minnette) as he returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why (2017)

What’s new in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (2017)

With the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft are introducing some fun, new ways to get creative – from bringing mixed reality and 3D to the masses, to faster broadcasting for gaming, to turning photos and videos into real memories, and a few things more. The Fall Creators Update can be experienced on a wide … Continue reading What’s new in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (2017)

This Is Us (2016-)

About Everyone has a family. And every family has a story. "This Is Us" chronicles the Pearson family across the decades: from Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) and Rebecca (Mandy Moore) as young parents in the 1980s to their 37-year-old kids Kevin (Justin Hartley), Kate (Chrissy Metz) and Randall (Sterling K. Brown) searching for love and fulfillment … Continue reading This Is Us (2016-)

Network Quality of Service (QoS) on Windows

The goal of Quality of Service (QoS) is to provide preferential treatment to certain subsets of data, enabling that data to traverse the traditionally best-effort Internet or intranet with higher quality transmission. By using QoS you can: Specify or request bandwidth requirements particular to their application, such as latency requirements for streaming audio. Give applications … Continue reading Network Quality of Service (QoS) on Windows

Windows Device Connect / Disconnect sound makes me wanna do */#$

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The last few weeks I cursed more behind my computer than I did the last years combined. At random intervals I was hearing the Windows Hardware Remove and Insert sound. It was unbelievably annoying. For those who want to experience my annoyance: C:\Windows\Media\Windows Hardware Remove.wav C:\Windows\Media\Windows Hardware Insert.wav EventLog If anything of importance happens in … Continue reading Windows Device Connect / Disconnect sound makes me wanna do */#$

The Night Of (2016)

About The Night Of is an eight-part limited series that delves into the intricate story of a fictitious murder case in New York City. The series follows the police investigation and legal proceedings, all the while examining the criminal justice system and the purgatory of Rikers Island, where the accused awaits his trial. Filmed in … Continue reading The Night Of (2016)