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The History Behind Microsoft XP’s “Bliss” Background

This month marked the end of an era when Microsoft officially ended support for one of the most popular operating systems of all time. A casualty of this undertaking was Bliss, the default wallpaper of Windows XP. The iconic photograph is considered to be the most viewed image of all time and features a serene […]

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Microsoft Reveals Personalized Cards for Bing

Microsoft has been proving to be a viable contender with Google and Apple as of late, on multiple fronts. The Windows Phone 8.1 news revealed several features that many should find very helpful. Cortana, Microsoft’s version of the personalized assistant, aspires to keep Google Now and Apple’s Siri on their digital toes. And today, keeping […]

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Enter Newegg’s Titanfall Sweepstakes and Win Great Prizes

Titanfall  has been one of the most anticipated video games since Respawn Entertainment first revealed it at The Electronic Entertainment Expo in 2013. The game won over 60 awards at E3 including a record-breaking six “Game Critics’ Awards” along with “Best of Show” from various media outlets. Reviewers from all around the globe are declaring Titanfall […]

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Why the Surface Pro 2 Fits My Needs

While Microsoft may have a harder argument to make in convincing current tablet users and first-time tablet buyers to purchase the Surface 2 over a competing Android device or iPad, the Surface Pro 2 has everything going for it except perhaps price. But even on straight price comparison with a comparable laptop, Ultrabook or MacBook […]

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Windows 8 unites desktop PCs and mobile devices

It has been three years since Windows 7 was released. Windows 7 was such a success that when Windows 8 was announced, many people wondered what changes Microsoft would bring to the table. When October 26 launch date comes around, you’ll find that Windows 8 is a totally and completely brand-new experience unlike any previous […]

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Newegg College Tour

Newegg kicks off its 2012 College Tour!

We’re excited to announce that we’re kicking off our 2012 Newegg College Tour today! Over the next two months, the Newegg team will be visiting more than 100 schools across the United States, including colleges in California, Oregon, Arizona, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Washington DC, Tennessee and Florida. Our official College Tour sponsors this year Microsoft, Canon, Antec, Parallels, […]

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