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ashampoo_hdd_control_3 -box

Our friends at Ashampoo have generously come to the party once again, donating 10 licenses for the excellent Ashampoo HDD Control 3 to give away to our subscribers. This is the very latest fully licensed version of the software, just released on 17th November, and you now have a chance to win a license absolutely Read more


Microsoft’s generosity of late has been nothing short of astounding. Not only did they give away Visual Studio 13 Update 4 and Microsoft Expression Web  last week, but they are now giving away a ton of music. I just downloaded nearly 4GB of titles and didn’t put a dent in the list of songs they are offering. Amazing! Read more


I teach Weekly Computer Classes at the Local Libraries and love to share with others things I have learned along the way.  I make sure that people know there is more than one way to do most things on a computer. Personally, I am a Google Chrome Fan, but wanted to share these Internet Explorer Read more


Mozilla has enjoyed a decade long arrangement with Google whereby the Firefox browser has shipped with Google search as default search engine. In fact, the deal with Google has accounted for a large percentage of Mozilla’s overall revenue during that time. Now, as the current deal with Google nears expiration, Mozilla has decided to change Read more

More Random Photos – Humor in Tech

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Build your own computer desk – all you need is a few old PCs, plus… what is that, a door? Try a Reboot? Speaks for Itself! Who’s the Boss? One Upmanship? *Once again these images, or ideas for the images, are courtesy of MajorGeeks, DCT’s recommended download site.  

ccleaner - 5.0 beta

The much used and venerable CCleaner’s interface has remained virtually unchanged for years but, with the release of its latest CCleaner version (v5 Beta), Piriform has decided it’s time for a new look. As you can see from the above screenshot, the new ‘flat’ design pretty much emulates the look of the latest Windows operating Read more