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Windows 10 'Free Upgrade' Rules Changed By Microsoft

As first reported by Ars Technica , if your PC is experiencing this issue, it's because the Upgrade to Windows 10 optional update in Windows Update had been checked by default. The addition of the feature is a reflection on the state of Windows in 2015. With Windows 8, essentially you turned on your PC, watched it glow to life in a completely unrecognizable environment, and began a bewildering journey into total confusion.

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Windows 10 Build 10565 reaches Insider Slow Ring subscribers

For the first year of its availability, Windows 10 is free for most Windows 7 and 8 users. There are still ways to stop automatic updates on the Home edition of the new OS. Since the latest Patch/Update Tuesday earlier this week on 10/13, the computer trade press has been rife with stories about Microsoft's accidental enablement of the Upgrade to Windows 10 option on Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs.

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Is the PS4 getting a United Kingdom & European price cut this week?

The brochure lists a €50.00 price drop, which is likely to translate to a £50.00 price drop in the UK. The advert says the price cut is coming by October 21, so we don't have long to wait to see if this is true.   The PlayStation has sold though over 25 million units to date - and with the new price cuts, I think we can safely assume that number will increase at a frightening pace.

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YouTube could soon charge you for new videos

Although the Free usage of the site will be continued with the Ad supported version. It's alleged that the Google-owned service, which is presently the market leader for online video, will have exclusive content for those paying a subscription fee.

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Microsoft details ban policies in 'Halo 5: Guardians'

Competitive Skill Ranking (CSR): When you play Halo 5 for the first time, you'll first have to complete a series of "placement matches" before receiving a CSR. We prioritize match quality above all else when finding matches in the Arena. This begins by attempting to find other combatants at your exact CSR.

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The app every iPhone 6s user was waiting for is finally here

The Live photos , however can’t be viewed on other platforms unlike the GIF flies which are invariably platform agnostic. We called the iPhone 6s Apple's biggest iPhone update ever in our in-depth iPhone 6s review , and it also happens to be the most powerful smartphone on the market today .