How to Set Up Your New Windows Computer
A brand-new Windows PC, fully updated and unsullied by crapware, is a wonderful thing. Sadly, very few people ever get to experience it—but you can!
From PC World, detailed instructions on making the switch (and for keeping Windows on your computer, just in case), along with some compelling reasons to give it a try. (Of course, there is no reason not to throw the LiveCD in your disc drive just to see what Linux is like.)