The education sector represents a significant one for Microsoft, and the company once again seems to be in generous mood as it has just announced a new campaign for teachers and instructors. The company is providing 10,000 educators a Surface RT tablet for free. This giveaway is part of the Windows in the Classroom...

Microsoft will be accelerating it’s internal hardware refresh cycle and giving all their employees new Windows 8 desktops and laptops. In addition, all 90,000 employees will be getting Microsoft Surface tablets and Windows Phone 8 units. That makes perfect sense and I think it’s a smart play. It does a bunch of things...

As I’ve said before, Software vendors love the readers on this site and want to put their products in front of you. My good buddy Vanessa from EaseUS software is offering 2 FREE licenses of EaseUS Todo Backup Server 4 to you guys and girls. What is EaseUS Todo Backup Server? (from the vendor) It is the Windows Server...

So we’re on a roll people! I’m getting more software from vendors for you and loving it. My good friend Vasil from the VS Revo Group has graciously offered 10 of you a free license to their software – Revo Uninstaller Pro. What is Revo Uninstaller Pro? Revo Uninstaller helps you to uninstall software and remove unwanted...

I’ve been really backlogged covering all this Windows 8 news and information and I actually forgot to announce the winners of the Actual Multiple Monitors competition. As a reminder, I had 5 licenses of Actual Multiple Monitors from Actual Tools software to give away. I announced this competition a few weeks ago and...

In what can only be described as an interesting move, Microsoft and Nokia have banded together to promote their upcoming Windows Phones. Reps from the two companies said they will be providing 25,000 free Nokia Lumia 800 Windows Phones to developers who want to write apps for the platform. nokia lumia 800 black This...

I’ve gotten rusty as we haven’t done this in a while but yes, I have some FREE software licenses to give out today. This time, I have 5 licenses of Actual Multiple Monitors from Actual Tools software to give away. Actual Multiple Monitors is a software utility offering the unique set of productivity tools aimed at...

Hey guys and girls, once again, it’s time to give away software on windows8update.com! This time, the good folks at Mozy are going to give software to our readers… I have 3 licenses of MozyHome to give away to you all. About MozyHome MozyHome allows you to: Back up any files you like: Family photos. Music. Financial...

Congratulations to the winners of our EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard A couple of weeks ago I set up a competition where I would pick 5 readers who would win a free license for EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Well, I picked the winners (from the comments here) and in no particular order, here they are. I’ll be emailing...