Author Archives: Tracey Capen

Tracey Capen

About Tracey Capen

Editor in chief Tracey Capen was the executive editor of reviews at PC World magazine for 10 years, from 1995 to 2005. He was InfoWorld's managing editor of reviews from 1993 to 1995 and worked in the magazine's test center and as networking editor from 1989 to 1992. Between his stints at InfoWorld, he was senior labs editor at Corporate Computing magazine.

Two important changes at Windows Secrets

Full-text articles return to the newsletter, and a sad departure of our favorite (and only) assistant editor.

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Tracking Microsoft updates — and other things

Microsoft returns to separate release dates for security and nonsecurity updates — and gets it wrong. Plus: Just because you’ve been using PCs for years doesn’t mean you won’t have those “D’oh” moments.

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A special note for Windows Secrets lifetime subscribers

An important clarification for who have supported Windows Secrets with a lifetime subscription.

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Coming changes to the Windows Secrets newsletter

Back in mid-October, I wrote the Windows Secrets would be going through a number of changes. Next week, we’re launching Windows Secrets 2.0, an update of your favorite newsletter with in a new format and expanded coverage. Here’s what’s changing.

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