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Microsoft Exec Says Windows 10 Mobile Hardware Is No Longer A Focus

10/08/2017, In the early days of mobile operating systems, Microsoft threw their hat into the ring with Windows Mobile, Windows Phone, and more recently Windows 10 Mobile. Unfortunately despite Microsoft’s best efforts, their Windows mobile operating system never...

Windows Store Is Now Called Microsoft Store In Windows 10

09/24/2017, Microsoft has decided to rebrand the Windows Store in Windows 10. It has rolled out a new Store update to Windows 10 testers on the Release Preview ring. This update brings the new name and logo for the Windows Store which shall henceforth be known as the...

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Introduces New App Privacy Prompts

09/13/2017, Windows 10 privacy controls have gradually been improved by Microsoft throughout this year and it will continue to improve them further. Some initial concerns were addressed by the company with the Windows 10 Creators Update. The company will be making...

Free Windows 10 S Upgrade Period Extended To March 31st, 2018

09/06/2017, Microsoft today announced that its first Windows 10 S-powered notebook – the Surface Laptop – has now been released in additional markets across the globe. The Surface Laptop was launched in June this year. It was Microsoft’s largest...

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Release Date Is October 17th

09/03/2017, The next major update for Windows 10 is reportedly going to be released next month. The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update has been in beta testing for the past few months and the company will soon be due to release it to tens of millions of users across the...

Windows 10 S Builds Live For Insiders

08/23/2017, Microsoft released a new Fast ring Windows 10 build for members of its Insiders program today. They’re the people that get to test upcoming Windows 10 updates before they’re rolled out to the general public. The company has also confirmed...

Microsoft Disagrees With Consumer Reports’ Findings

08/11/2017, Recently Consumer Reports announced that due to stability issues, they were no longer able to recommend Microsoft’s Surface series of tablets and laptops. Unsurprisingly Microsoft didn’t take too kindly to the report and in a blog post penned by Panos...

Microsoft To Build-In Eye-Tracking Features Into Windows 10

08/01/2017, For those of us who are able bodied, the ability to use our hands to control our computers through a keyboard and mouse is something we tend to take for granted, or at least until the unspeakable happens and we suddenly lose some (or all) functionality in...

New Xbox Wireless Adapter From Microsoft Looks Much Better

08/01/2017, Microsoft today announced a new Xbox Wireless Adapter, the dongle that’s used for connecting an Xbox controller to a Windows PC, and if you’ve seen the previous one you’ll immediately notice that the new adapter looks so much better. The...

Windows 10 Continue On PC Feature Now Works With iPhone

07/30/2017, Microsoft announced a few days ago that it was adding a new feature to the latest preview of Windows 10. The feature, called Continue on PC, aims to make it easier for users to jump from any mobile device to their PC. The feature was initially launched...

Microsoft’s Windows Photos App Gets A Smart Search Feature

07/28/2017, The way computers “see” images differs from how we as humans see images, which means that when you’re trying to describe a photo to a friend, you can describe how it looks and depending on how good their memory is, they may or may not be able to...

Link Android Phone To PC With Latest Windows 10 Preview

07/26/2017, At its Build conference, Microsoft said that it wanted to make PCs and phones work better together. It wanted to make it easier for users to link their phones to their PCs so that they could take advantage of cross-device web browsing even if they use an...

Microsoft Confirms That ‘Paint’ Is Here To Stay

07/25/2017, Recently Microsoft revealed that in the upcoming Creators Update for Windows 10, they could be killing off Paint, which is an image editing app that has been around pretty much since the beginning. While it’s not exactly a tool for professionals, many...