Windows 7 Internet Games Error 0x80041004

Internet games that Microsoft distributed with its Windows 7 operating system throw the error code 0x80041004 right now when you try to play them. Microsoft distributed local and Internet games with the company’s Windows 7 operating system. Games came preinstalled or needed to be installed by the user before they became available. The games Internet … Read more

Web Browsers and Extensions in 2018

Mozilla’s decision to switch the Firefox web browser’s extension system to WebExtensions had far-reaching consequences not only for Firefox but also for browsers that share code with Firefox. I thought it would be a good idea to take a look at the current state of extension support of popular web browsers. For this, I took … Read more

KUC Windows Update Checker

KUC is a free program for Microsoft Windows that system administrators may use to check for installing, missing or removable updates on Windows PCs, and to download and install missing updates. KUC works with Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 on the client side, and Windows Server 2008 R2 and various other server products on the … Read more

Impressions of Asus NovaGo TP370QL – what to expect from Windows 10 on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 platform

For the last years Qualcomm Snapdragon platforms have been an important part of most high-end smartphones and tablets out there, but as of late 2017 Qualcomm and Microsoft unveiled the first Windows 10 commercial products built on Snapdragon hardware. I’m not going to get in depth on why this is a big deal, but I … Read more

Acer Swift 5 SF514-52T impressions – a modern and extremely light ultrabook

The Swift 5 is Acer’s classic “ultrabook”: a compact clamshell laptop with a compact and light construction, modern hardware, a non-touch IPS screen, a backlit keyboard and overall no major compromises. As of late 2017 Acer updated the series with the SF514-52T model, a follow-up of the SF514-51 launched early into 2017, and this new … Read more