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Microsoft Hit With More Lawsuits Over Aggressive Windows 10 Upgrades

07/27/2016, Microsoft has been criticized quite a bit for its aggressive push of the free Windows 10 upgrade and there has been talk of legal action as well. The company was sued by a woman in California last month who ended up settling with Microsoft for a fair bit...

How To Install Ubuntu In Windows

07/25/2016, Want to try out Ubuntu without saying goodbye to your lovely Windows OS, or without having to setup a new PC? There are several ways with which you would be able to install Ubuntu on Windows. We have something for everyone, you might consider following...

PSA: Windows 10 Free Upgrade Will End July 29

07/25/2016, So we know that Microsoft has been rather aggressive when it comes to pushing out upgrade notifications for Windows 10. Some would say that it’s almost forceful in nature how they want users to upgrade. However if you’re holding off for whatever...

Xbox One Windows 10 Apps Going Live Soon

07/21/2016, It appears that Microsoft is gearing up to enable universal Windows 10 apps on Xbox One in the near future. We’re gradually seeing some universal apps go live on the Xbox One. Netflix and MSN Weather’s universal Windows 10 apps can now be...

Free Windows 10 App Is Now Counting Down Days Till Deadline

07/20/2016, Microsoft released an app called Get Windows 10 last year which pretty much does what the name suggests. It lets people reserve their free upgrade to Windows 10 as long as they’re running Windows 8.1 or Windows 7. The free upgrade offer is going to...

HP’s Windows 10 Mobile Powerhouse Starts Shipping August 29th

07/18/2016, We first saw HP’s powerful Windows 10 Mobile handset at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year in February. The company didn’t confirm back then when this handset is going to be released. Recently the price for the HP Elite x3 was spotted...

Windows 10 Will Soon Be Subscription-Based For Large Businesses

07/17/2016, Back in the day, software used to be purchased as a one-off thing, where you pay for it and you’re done. These days developers are starting to move to subscription-based purchases where the idea is that by paying for a subscription, future major updates...

Microsoft Might Not Meet 1 Billion Windows 10 Devices Deadline

07/17/2016, It has almost been a year since Microsoft released Windows 10. The latest iteration of the company’s operating system now powers more than 300 million devices. Microsoft has made a strong push to get people on Windows 10 and has often been...

Lenovo’s First Windows 10 Handset Is Finally Here

07/14/2016, There aren’t that many OEMs out there that are actively making new Windows-powered smartphones. Lenovo confirmed nearly five years ago in November 2011 that it’s going to come out with a Windows Phone-powered smartphone by mid-2012. Five years...

20 Year Old Windows Printer Security Vulnerability Discovered

07/13/2016, As much as developers try, at the end of the day there is no piece of software that is completely bug-free. This is because sometimes there are bugs and security vulnerabilities that one might not have even thought of when creating the software. Take for...

How To Format A Hard Drive (Windows)

07/11/2016, Formatting a hard drive is a quick way to erasing all content and cleaning a disk up before a sale, or a system installation. It’s not something people do everyday, so it’s OK to have forgotten the steps, or to be a little queezy about doing...

36,000 Windows 10 Mobile Users Demand Pokemon Go App

07/11/2016, Windows 10 Mobile isn’t the preferred mobile platform for most people, iOS and Android has established an unparalleled dominance, which means that quite often the apps that are released for these platforms are not made available for Windows 10...

French Company Creates Their Own Windows 10 Surface Table

07/11/2016, Microsoft’s Surface products are pretty well known to many, like the Surface Pro tablets and the Surface Book. While not exactly aimed at the average Joe, Microsoft also has the Surface Table which is basically a table with a giant touchscreen that is...