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Windows 10 Now Has 2.47% Of The OS Market

08/02/2015, A couple of days ago, Microsoft confirmed that Windows 10 has been installed on over 14 million devices which is a pretty impressive figure, but in terms of overall market share, exactly how much does that 14 million and more represent? The folks at...

Developers Will Get Microsoft HoloLens Next Year

08/02/2015, A couple of months back Microsoft demonstrated its hologram projecting device that it called HoloLens. It has been on a few outings with Microsoft since then but the company has not yet provided it to developers. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has said that...

Windows 10 Scam Emails Are Already Making Their Rounds

07/31/2015, While many users are reporting that they have received their Windows 10 updates, there are some who are still waiting for theirs. Now as Microsoft has stated, the rollout could take days or weeks to reach you, so if you have reserved your copy, you can...

Microsoft Patents Gesture Unlock That Only Works For You

07/31/2015, When it comes to smartphone security, there is your usual variety of security options, such as implementing a passcode, using a pattern unlock, or as is the rage these days, using your fingerprint which appears to be one of the more secure ways at the...

Microsoft: Windows 10 Installed On Over 14 Million Devices

07/31/2015, Yesterday we reported that according to unconfirmed numbers, it was suggested that Windows 10 had been installed on at least 10 million devices since it was released. It was unconfirmed so we couldn’t be sure if the numbers were true, or at least close...

Windows 10 Install Count Has Reportedly Hit 10 Million

07/30/2015, It has been about a couple of days since Windows 10 was officially released, and so we’re sure many are wondering how is the operating system faring so far? As it turns out Microsoft’s Windows 10 platform is doing pretty well. According to a report...

Windows 10 Will Use Your Bandwidth To Push Updates To Others

07/30/2015, When you’re downloading updates for Windows, usually it comes directly from Microsoft’s servers which means that there is a finite amount of bandwidth Microsoft is able to allocate to you, especially when you consider that there could be thousands of...

Satechi Launches Dedicated Cortana Bluetooth Button

07/30/2015, Last month we revealed that Toshiba would be adding a nifty feature to its laptops in the form of a dedicated physical button that would launch Cortana. Sounds like a pretty awesome idea, doesn’t it? Turns out that accessory maker Satechi has a similar...

Office Mobile Apps For Windows 10 Released

07/30/2015, Yesterday was a very big day for Microsoft as it finally rolled out Windows 10 in 190 countries across the globe. As part of the launch the company has also released Office Mobile apps for Windows 10 which are now readily available to download in all...

Windows 10 Mobile Will Be Released For These Lumia Handsets First

07/30/2015, Microsoft may have released Windows 10 for PCs but there’s a version of this operating system that’s still being anxiously awaited by many people across the globe, Windows 10 Mobile is poised to arrive in a couple of months and today Microsoft...

Huawei Is Indeed World’s Third Largest Smartphone Vendor

07/30/2015, It was reported last week that Huawei appeared to be on track to overtake Microsoft as the world’s third largest smartphone vendor and today there are concrete numbers to support its rise, Huawei has indeed taken this position from the Redmond-based...

Sony’s PS4 Sales Are Double That Of The Xbox One, Xbox 360

07/30/2015, It is no secret that Sony’s PlayStation 4 is selling better than Microsoft’s Xbox One. It helped that the console was priced cheaper at launch, giving Sony a considerable head start over Microsoft before the Redmond company wised up and decided to...

Windows Phone Store Data Leaked

07/29/2015, Breaches in information as well as leaks are commonplace in this day and age, and it seems that the latest leak involves data concerning the Windows Phone Store that dates all the way back October 2011, where that was when Windows Phone 7.5 launched....