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AVG acquired tuneup utilities.

I found this out by downloading the latest AVG tune update.

I am shocked, what do you think.

All I know is it looks still like 2012!

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Great, the one tuneup program that actually worked will now be ruined.
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[size=4][font=TIMES NEW ROMAN]On August 19, 2011, AVG Technologies GER GmbH, or AVG Technologies Germany, our wholly owned subsidiary, [b]acquired 100% of the share capital of TuneUp Software GmbH, or TuneUp[/b], a German based provider of intelligent software tools that enable users to optimize use of their operating systems and programs. Previously, on August 17, 2011, AVG Technologies CY Limited (formerly our wholly owned subsidiary, which has since merged into our wholly owned subsidiary AVG Netherlands B.V.), or AVG Technologies CY, entered into an asset purchase agreement pursuant to which it acquired certain assets of TuneUp. The foregoing transactions are referred to below as the Acquisition. [b]The total purchase price was approximately $45.0 million[/b] and included cash consideration of

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I used to live by that software until it started getting bloaty back in 2009

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A perfect fit for each other then!

TuneUp Utilities = Pointless
AVG = Bloated and [url="http://www.av-comparatives.org/images/docs/avc_fps_201203_en.pdf"]too many[/url] false positives

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I have a feeling that it'll render everyone's OS unbootable at some point :p

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I found out something interesting today.

TuneUp have released a new version of course it's the 2013.

It has some new functions.

All AVG tuneup utilities is, is, 2012 with AVG G.U.I.

What a frizz huh!

TuneUp Utilities version:

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Just found out about this. Late to the party again. Been using it forever. Right now using TU 2011. I guess I'll stop with this version. AVG, ugh gag me with a spoon.

No wonder my friend had problems with TU borking MS Office installs. I don't use MS Office but now it makes sense.

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Use the best windows tweaking tool, Gpedit.msc these programs are for people who don't know how to admin their systems.
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