October 16, 2012

How to Dual-boot Windows 7 and 8

Rick Broida, PC World

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Windows 8 is coming. Although you may not be jumping for joy at this fact, I'll wager you're at least a little curious. Could the new OS make your computing life any better? Is the new interface a boon, or more of a boondoggle?

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