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Critical Wi-Fi Vulnerability Has Already Been Patched By Microsoft

10/16/2017, Researchers recently revealed a critical Wi-Fi vulnerability that affects all modern Wi-Fi networks. The vulnerability can enable attackers to eavesdrop on Wi-Fi traffic between devices and wireless access points. They can even use the vulnerability in...

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...

Facebook Testing Workplace Chat App For Mac And PCs

10/06/2017, It is becoming clear to companies that while communication apps for consumers are popular, there is also a growing need in the enterprise market which is why we’ve seen apps like Slack rise in popularity, and it is also why we’re seeing companies like...

Firefox Will End Support For Windows XP & Vista In 2018

10/05/2017, The latest version of Windows is Windows 10, and if you were on older builds of Windows like Windows 7 or Windows 8, there was a period where Microsoft offered users the chance to upgrade for free, which hopefully many of you guys have taken it. However...

Samsung HMD Odyssey Mixed Reality Headset Unveiled

10/03/2017, Word on the street has it that Samsung could be looking to dabble in new wearable headsets that aren’t just virtual reality, and that the company might have a mixed reality headset in the works. In fact just earlier today, Microsoft might have let the...

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...

Bill Gates Still Not A Fan Of Ctrl-Alt-Del

09/21/2017, We’ve all found ourselves in situations when we’re mashing Ctrl-Alt-Del on the keyboard when our Windows PC freezes. We know it by heart and it’s normally the first fix we try when something goes wrong, nevermind the fact that it’s...

Google Drive For PC/Mac Will Be Replaced With Backup And Sync

09/08/2017, The Google Drive app for the PC and Mac has been around for a very long time and basically provides users with access to their Drive account and files without having to go through the web interface. Unfortunately it looks like the app will soon be going...

How To Use Bluestacks, Easy Guide

08/29/2017, Bluestacks is an incredibly popular software tool for Windows. It is one of the best Android emulators for PC out there. Initially, it was not a perfect tool, but as the number of Bluestacks users went up, the developers put a lot more effort to improve...

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...

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...