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Netflix in 4K now exclusively available on Windows 10 devices

Microsoft today announced that 4K content from Netflix is now available exclusively for compatible PCs and 2-in-1 devices on Windows 10, including all their new shows coming up this month. Netflix 4K content will only be supported on the Microsoft Edge browser. […]

Cortana List Skill update will help you plan your To-Do lists easily

Cortana, Microsoft’s popular artificial intelligence machine, is getting a major update this holiday season. The new ‘List Skill‘ feature on Cortana has been developed to help keep track of your various to-do lists for chores around the festivities coming up. […]

Every Service on Windows 10 to get its own svchost.exe process

In the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942, it was noticed that Microsoft had brought out some exciting new features including the introduction of a unique svchost.exe for each of the default pre-installed Windows Service on PCs with more than […]

Windows 10 taskbar to get a new MyPeople feature

Microsoft will be launching a free update in early 2017, dubbed Windows 10 Creators Update. The update will enable users instantly connect and share content with people who matter most to them via a simple feature called MyPeople. Windows 10 […]

Microsoft Paint 3D app comes with awesome new features

Microsoft has been coming up with new features and products regularly but Paint is one such app that has been largely ignored by the company. The Paint has been nostalgic to many of us and for me at least it […]

Windows 10 is likely to get new features in March 2017

Windows 10, the most popular desktop operating system in the world, is likely to get its next major update in March 2017. Microsoft codenames Windows 10 versions with a YYMM(Year, Month) label. In accordance to that Version 1703 probably indicates […]

PicsArt App gets powerful new photo editing tools

PicsArt – A Windows Universal app has been redesigned to accommodate some of the most requested features by Windows community. The image editing app now features 3 new editing tools along with a reworked user interface – Tilt-Shift, Lens Flares […]

Samsung TabPro S Gold Edition with 8GB RAM launched

Samsung today announced the launch of the special Gold Edition of their popular tablet, TabPro S. This new variant running Windows 10  has 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage, double that of the standard version. The color and […]

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Instagram debuts on Windows 10 PCs and Tablets

For those who missed Instagram on PC’s and Tablets, here comes the good news. Instagram is now available on Windows 10 PCs and laptops. Although the App was late to hit Windows Mobile and debuted only this April, it has […]

Microsoft files a new Patent Application for Windows 10 Lock Screen

Microsoft is planning to add an extra layer of defense to Windows 10 computers. The company has filed a new patent application that attempts to make Windows 10 lock screen more resistant to data compromise. Microsoft Patent Application for Windows 10 […]

Speedtest launches new Windows 10 app for PC

Speedtest, the most popular connectivity speed tracking service, now has a new address on your Windows 10 PC. The developer, Ookla, has launched a new app on the Windows Store for Windows 10 PC users. Speedtest app for Windows 10 […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 gets new features & tweaks

It’s been a quite week until Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 for Fast Ring testers. The news came just before the start of weekend. Build 14942 is an upgraded version of its predecessor. As […]

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Microsoft announces the launch of Windows Server 2016

Windows Sever 2016 was officially launched in Ignite Conference in Atlanta. The cloud-ready operating system brings a bunch of new features, functionality innovations, and a few security updates. Announcing the new server Microsoft Windows Server Team said, “It is a […]

Microsoft announces new Windows 10 and Office 365 updates at Ignite

Microsoft Ignite, the world’s biggest enterprise-focused IT conference, is currently underway, and a lot of exciting developments from the company’s core business are to be revealed in the next couple of days. Microsoft announced big security features for Windows and […]

Microsoft introduces new tools to push Windows 10 Deployment in Business

In its renewed attempt to drive Windows 10 adoption further, Microsoft has introduced new tools to push Windows 10 deployment in Business. The tools are designed to help enterprises upgrade their systems to the latest and most secure version of […]

Desktop applications start appearing in the Windows Store

After much waiting, Microsoft unveiled Desktop App Converter – a tool that would allow third-party app developers to migrate their apps or games to Windows 10 devices.The idea was floated a  few months ago, during Build 2016, when Microsoft acknowledged […]

Sling TV brings on-demand entertainment to Windows 10

With a blog post earlier this week, Sling TV officially announced that the on-demand Internet streaming service will be available on Windows 10 PCs and tablets with immediate effect. Sling TV for Windows 10 Starting at around $20 a month, […]

Forza Motorsports 6: Apex now fully available via the Windows Store

Microsoft has finally launched the full version of Forza Motorsports 6: Apex for Windows 10. The game is free to play and can be downloaded right now via the Windows Store. An update was also announced for the game that […]

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Delivery Optimization enhanced in Windows 10 build 14915

Microsoft today released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14915 for PC and Mobile to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. Delivery Optimization is being enhanced in this build. Insiders will be able to download new Insider Preview builds, OS updates […]

Play PlayStation 3 games on Windows 10 with PS Now

PS Now is Sony’s online game streaming service, and it’s coming to Windows. The service is all about streaming some of Sony’s popular PlayStation 3 games right from the comfort of your laptop or home computer. The service has been […]

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Uh Oh, Windows 10 Update KB3176934 just broke PowerShell

Released earlier this week, a Windows 10 update by Microsoft has broken a couple of features in recently open-sourced PowerShell tool, for some users. The Windows Client KB3176934 update disables Desired State Configuration (DSC) and implicit remoting functionality of the […]

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Anniversary Update is making some webcams go dead

Well, yet another bad news for Microsoft’s Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Recently, we covered a news that mentioned various problems users are facing after installing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Now, yet another report has come forwards where users have […]

Address Windows 10 privacy concerns, else face a backlash, says EFF

Microsoft’s Windows 10 OS comes with a lot of new features and latest technological advancements. Microsoft’s goal about its latest OS is that by 2018, at least a billion devices would be running Windows 10. To attain this goal, Microsoft […]

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Microsoft releases open-source UWP Community Toolkit for easier app development

As Microsoft continues its efforts to improve development experience on the Windows platform, the company has just released an open-source UWP Community Toolkit for the developers. The UWP Community Toolkit is built with new capabilities (helper functions, custom controls and […]

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Improvements and bug fixes in Windows 10 Build 14905

Microsoft today released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14905 for PC and Mobile to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. This is the first Mobile build after launching Windows 10 Anniversary Update for Windows 10 Phones. Improvements and bug fixes […]