Friday, August 06, 2010

Five Tips: Get Rid of Bloatware

Give your PC a performance boost by eliminating unwanted, system-dragging crapware. (also known as bloatware).

When you buy a brand new computer from an OEM (original equipment manufacturer), they’ve already installed an operating system ( like Windows) for you. And, while they were at it, they’ve tossed in a few extra “features” that they (have been paid) to think you would like. These range from the useful to the somewhat harmless to the downright obnoxious. Read more...