Thinking about upgrading to Windows 8? Today might be the day!

If you’ve been thinking about upgrading to Windows 8, but like me have been putting it off, today might be a good day to pull the trigger. Today, January 31, is the last day that you can download the upgrade for $39.99. Tomorrow it goes up to $199.99.

You’ll need a pretty modern computer with plenty of RAM for the upgrade, so forget about trying it out on that old 10 year old Pentium 2 that’s sitting in the corner.

With all the changes happening in the computer industry, Microsoft was pretty much forced to modernize it’s venerable operating system. Time will tell whether customers and businesses embrace it.

Should you upgrade? It’s probably worth checking out on at least one machine to see how it fits in with your mix of programs and workflow. And, with the $160 that you can save by upgrading today, you can sign up for a year of Halloo service and still have change left over.

 

Text’nDrive 2 Out To Make Drive Time Useful For Contact, Safely

Texting and driving is a dangerous combination. Most anything that takes a driver’s attention off the road is a dangerous proposition, but for many drivers, the thought of losing all that potentially productive time is a hard pill to swallow. So how can drivers manage to keep safe on the road yet get some work done? Text’nDrive 2 wants to take a run at it.

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The Transit App Wants To Get You Around, Cheaper & Greener

Taking advantage of public transit systems is generally a good idea. Not only is it a big savings on fuel costs–though you do lose that mileage deduction–it also helps the environment as a whole. But it isn’t always as easy as it should be to take advantage of public transit, and The Transit App looks to help out on that front.

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bGPS Puts A Boost Under Mapping With Loads of Extras

GPS navigation has been rapidly on the grow for some time now, and with a variety of new applications coming out, there are a lot of choices when it comes to just which to use. bGPS looks to bring a lot of extras to the field and hopefully land your business in return, especially for those businesses packing the new iPhone 5 models.

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