Easily Download Sports Schedules and Events to Outlook


Calendar Updates is a site we’ve used for many years to download whole sports schedules and individual events. Downloads are in .ics format and work seamlessly in all versions of Outlook. Most events are free to download, most schedules are not, but for a few dollars you can’t beat the convenience and the site’s support is first rate.

Calendar Updates

The Thorough Guide to the Windows Store

Are you looking for a complete guide to the Windows Store in Windows 8? Then read this tutorial:

Introducing Windows 8: The Complete Guide to the Windows Store


Free Webcast: 8+ Features You Will Love to Use in Windows 8

Windows 8 has finally launched and is now available in retail channels for purchase. If you want to learn more about it before buying, don’t hesitate to register for this free webcast on October 31st.

8+ Features You Will Love to Use in Windows 8

downrightnow Monitors Individual Website Status


Website tracker downrightnow lets you know if your favorite website is experiencing downtime or maybe, possibly, it’s just you. While not one of a kind in providing this sort of service, this is the site we turn to if we ever question why we can’t read our Gmail or tweets.


Productivity Apps in Windows 8 – Are They Any Good?

Paul Thurrott published a good overview of the productivity apps included in Windows 8.

Windows 8 Review, Part 4: Productivity Apps

The Power of Apple Compels You



AVG Internet Security 2013 – Is it worth buying?


AVG launched their 2013 version of Internet Security and it features a new interface and support for Windows 8. But what about the quality of their products, do they provide a good experience and good protection? Learn more from this review:

Security for Everyone – Reviewing AVG Internet Security 2013

Internet Explorer 10 (preview) Comes to Windows 7 in November

More details in this blog post from Microsoft: IE10 on Windows 7 available in November

Windows 8 Step by Step – Book Review & Giveaway

If you are looking for a good book about Windows 8, the Windows Club recommends Windows 8 Step by Step, from Microsoft Press. They published a pretty good review about it and are also giving away 5 digital copies of the book.

Windows 8 Step by Step Book From Microsoft Press – Review & Giveaway




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