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Microsoft’s Playable Ads Lets You Test Apps Before Buying

03/12/2017, You might recall that last year Google announced a new feature called Instant Apps where instead of users having to download an app to test it, the app can be run (sometimes in a limited capacity) from the web instantly, thus giving users access to...

Microsoft Spotted Putting Ads In Windows 10’s File Explorer

03/09/2017, There is the popular saying, “There’s no such thing as a free lunch”. This is especially true in the software industry where apps that are free typically come with certain strings attached, whether it be ads or in-app purchases, but for the most...

Android Close To Surpassing Windows In Terms Of Internet Usage

03/07/2017, Before smartphones, most people would rely on their computers to go on the internet, and with Windows commanding pretty much the majority of the operating system market, it was also easy to why they also dominated the market in terms of internet usage....

Porsche Design Unveils 2-in-1 Windows 10 Convertible

02/28/2017, [MWC 2017] Porsche Design might be a name familiar to some of you, where in the past the company has collaborated with the likes of BlackBerry to create Porsche Design BlackBerry smartphones. Recently Porsche Design also teamed up with Huawei for a...

Leaked Windows 10 Cloud Build Confirms Ability To Run Win32 Apps

02/27/2017, It was first reported several weeks ago that Microsoft has a new iteration of Windows 10 in the pipeline called Windows 10 Cloud. It appears to be a lightweight version of Windows that will compete with Chrome OS but reports suggest that users who want...

Lenovo Miix 320 Detachable Tablet/Laptop Announced

02/26/2017, [MWC 2017] One of the benefits of owning a detachable tablet/laptop is the fact that it is flexible. This means that in the event that you don’t want the device too take up too much table space, or if you want something easier to carry, just remove the...

Second Major Windows 10 Update Confirmed For 2017

02/22/2017, Microsoft confirmed several months ago that it’s working on the first major update for Windows 10. It’s going to call it the Windows 10 Creators update. Microsoft has extensively detailed the first major update for the latest iteration of its...

Windows 10 Cloud Might Not Be What You Expect

01/30/2017, It was recently reported that Microsoft is working on a new iteration of Windows 10 which is internally referred to as Windows 10 Cloud. The name might lead you to believe that this iteration has something to do with the cloud but if a new report is...

Microsoft Offers More Details About Windows 10 Game Mode

01/26/2017, It was first reported a couple of weeks ago that Microsoft is developing a new Game Mode for Windows 10 which is going to further improve gaming performance on Windows 10-powered machines. Microsoft itself confirmed this a couple of weeks ago. The next...

Chrome 56 Rolling Out For Mac, Windows, and Linux Computers

01/26/2017, Heads up Chrome users, Google has announced that a stable version of Chrome 56 is now available and should be rolling out to users on Mac, Windows, and Linux computers. “The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 56 to the stable...