Windows 10 – Fast Startup Mode

What is Windows 10’s Fast Startup mode? In Windows 10, the Fast Startup feature (also known as hiberboot, hybrid boot or hybrid shutdown) is a combination of the shutdown and hibernation features. When the mode is enabled, your computer will start faster after shutting it down. Windows 10 achieves this by saving drivers and system…

Who needs faster computers?

Fifty years ago, Gordon Moore, the co-founder of the chip manufacturer Intel described a regularity he had observed that would one day make him a household name. What he had noticed was that the number of transistors that could be fitted on a given area of silicon doubled roughly every two years. And since transistor…