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Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 Anniversary Update Release Date

06/29/2016, Microsoft has finally confirmed today when the Windows 10 Anniversary Update is going to be released. The company confirmed this through a post on its official blog. The post inadvertently went live yesterday revealing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update...

Microsoft Drops ‘Messaging Everywhere’ From Windows 10 Update

06/29/2016, When it comes to cross platform messaging apps, Apple has iMessage while Google has Hangouts. Microsoft was also planning something similar with Windows 10 with the “Messaging Everywhere” feature. It was originally planned to be released with the...

Windows 10 Anniversary Update Release Date Is August 2nd

06/28/2016, A couple of months ago Microsoft confirmed what its first major update for Windows 10 is going to be called, it said the Windows 10 Anniversary Update would be released this summer. The company is yet to confirm an official release date but it appears to...

Microsoft To Open Its Windows Holographic Platform To Partners

06/01/2016, Right now how we interface with computers is through a screen, a mouse, and a keyboard. This has been the way since a decade or more ago, but with technology like virtual and augmented reality starting to become mainstream, we are starting to see new ways...

WhatsApp Releases Desktop App For Windows And Mac

05/10/2016, The other day it was speculated that WhatsApp could be working on a desktop version of its app Given that WhatsApp already sort of exists on the desktop via a web interface, we guess this was the next logical step. The good news is that we did not have to...

Apple Confirms Support For QuickTime For Windows Has Ended

04/19/2016, Last week it was reported that security researchers discovered some security flaws in QuickTime for Windows. Apparently these flaws were serious enough for the US government to actually recommend Windows users to uninstall the app if they wish to keep...

US Government Recommends Users Uninstall QuickTime For Windows

04/15/2016, QuickTime is a media player by Apple and is used by the company to playback videos amongst other things. However it seems that a recent report from Trend Micro (via Windows Central) has discovered that there are a couple of critical security flaws with...

Windows Vista Support Ends Exactly One Year From Today

04/11/2016, Windows Vista wasn’t the best of creations from Microsoft. When former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was once asked in an interview what his biggest regret was during his tenure he said that it was Longhorn a.k.a Windows Vista. He referred to it as...

WhatsApp Beta For Windows Introduces Video Trimmer

03/20/2016, It looks like the WhatsApp beta app for the Windows Phone platform has certainly gotten its fair bit of features as well as improvements in recent times, and the most recent addition is definitely a step in the right direction, that is for sure. We are...

Dropbox For Windows Gets Updated

03/09/2016, To be able to store stuff on the cloud, now that is certainly an advantage that many different users do not mind having, and then some. After all, this means your data can be stashed away perpetually forever, barring a worldwide catastrophe that brings to...

Watch Teens React To Windows 95

03/08/2016, Windows 95 was released more than 20 years ago. It has since been succeeded by a bunch of Windows versions, but safe to say that it was really Windows 95 that kicked off the whole Start Menu design that we’ve all come to know and love today. Now if...

Quantum Break Has Gone Gold

02/21/2016, One of the most highly anticipated games for Xbox is now one step closer to being released. Remedy’s Sam Lake has confirmed that Quantum Break has gone gold. If you’re not familiar with the term, going gold means that core development has...

Microsoft Will Make Crossbuy A Platform Feature For Xbox

02/14/2016, The ability to crossbuy titles has long been available to PlayStation home and handheld console owners and Microsoft is intent on bringing it to its gaming platform as well. The company has confirmed that it intends to make crossbuy a platform feature for...