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Cortana’s New feature Dictate

Dictate is offering a new way to type using voice in Office programs including Outlook, Word, and Powerpoint. Dictate is powered by the same speech recognition technology that Cortana uses and same speech recognition used in Microsoft Cognitive Services. The idea for Dictate emerged from a hackathon project and was… Read More

Malware disguised as Adobe Flash Installer

Malware for the Mac is on the rise and recently, the Adobe Flash player has been disguised as a possible attack. How exactly does this work? An older Windows malware trojan wormed its way the macOS ecosystem, complete with a signed Apple developer certificate. Once permission is granted, it hides… Read More

Windows Find my Device

Windows isn’t just on desktops anymore like you think it would be. A handy new feature called Find my Device does exactly what you think it would do. To activate it, go to Start > Update & Security > Find my Device > Change > Save my device’s location periodically… Read More

Microsoft begins blocking updates for older Windows

It’s the end of the line for Windows 7 on the latest PC designs. Anyone running on an older versions received a message that they no longer have supported hardware when the security updates for Windows 7 and 8.1 came out. This issue occurs with the newer hardware equipped with… Read More

Mac OS X Virtualization

Have Mac OS X but want to run windows? Use virtualization application such as: VMware Fusion, Parallels Desktop or VirtualBox Who doesn’t love helpful hints? RedOrum has got you covered. We have compiled a list of technology related tips to make your life easier. Follow @RedOrum on Twitter or like us on Facebook and… Read More

Activating Your Windows 10 Product Key

Windows 10 free upgrade product key and activation: If you upgraded your PC to Windows 10 from a genuine copy of either Windows 8/8.1 or Windows 7, your license will be tied to the hardware you upgrade on, not your Microsoft account, and you won’t get any new product key either. You… Read More

How to Minimize All Your Windows in less than 3 Seconds

Want to minimize all windows? Simply press Windows + D to minimize everything you have.     Who doesn’t love helpful hints? RedOrum has got you covered. We have compiled a list of technology related tips to make your life easier. Follow @RedOrum on Twitter or like us on Facebook and… Read More

Windows 10 Automatic Download

With so many PC users running into malware due to outdated security patches, Microsoft has taken initiative to automatically upgrade Windows 7 or 8 users to it’s newest edition, Windows 10. Starting 2016, Windows 10 will become a “recommended update” which means users with  Windows 7 or 8 that has… Read More

Typing Shortcut: Changing ALL CAPS

Increase productivity with helpful everyday hints! Here is a must-know typing shortcut. Changing your text to ALL caps? highlight text and hold shift – f3 to capitalize the first letter of every word and f3 again for ALL caps. #TechTipTuesday Who doesn’t love shortcuts? Well RedOrum has got you covered…. Read More

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