Port Lincoln

South Australia

0427 831 155

Phone Number

ben@wizzits.com.au

E-Mail Address

  • Computer Installation and Configuration
  • Computer Repair and Maintenance
  • Virus, Spyware and Malware Removal
  • Home and Business Networking
  • Website and Graphic Design
  • iPhone Screen Repair

WizzIT specialises in desktop and laptop computer repairs, home and business networking, computer setup and security with a focus on honest, prompt and cost-effective service. WizzIT also offers website design services as well as remote support for clients outside of the Port Lincoln area.

Which Edition Of Windows 10 Will Be Installed As Part Of Free Upgrade?

Windows 7

  • Those of you who currently run Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Home Basic or Windows 7 Home Premium will be upgraded to Windows 10 Home.
  • Those of you running Windows 7 Professional or Windows 7 Ultimate will be upgraded to Windows 10 Pro.

Windows 8.1

  • Those of you running Windows 8.1 (the standard edition) will receive Windows 10 Home. And those of you running Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 8.1 Pro for Students will receive Windows 10 Pro.
  • On the mobile phone side, if you’re running Windows Phone 8.1, you’ll get Windows 10 Mobile as your free upgrade.

So what is the difference between these various editions? You can find out more on the Microsoft blog post about it.

The Google University Effect

Originally published by Steven Novella on Neurologica Blog.

I remain endlessly fascinated with the incredible social experiment we have all been living through over the last decade (and I can say, if you are reading this, you are part of the experiment). The internet and social media have changed the way we access information and communicate. The traditional top-down systems of information and opinion dispersion are eroding, being replaced by a largely bottom-up free-for-all.

I think we’re still figuring out all the consequences of these changes, both intended and unintended. One effect that has been casually observed is that many people believe they have expertise they do not have because they have been able to do “research” online. The democratization of information has led to a false sense of democratization of expertise. [Read more…]