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Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.3 adds Search functionality and more

One of the most requested features was for Ultimate Windows Tweaker to have a Search functionality that would let users easily search for the over 250 tweaks that the popular tweaking software has to offere. We are happy to say […]

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Avast acquires Piriform, the developers of CCleaner

The security software major Avast has bought Piriform, the developers of CCleaner. Piriform is one of the largest providers of PC and mobile optimization software in the world. The company was founded and based in London, UK. Piriform is known […]

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Microsoft launches Windows Community

A major problem that the tech industry always seems to face is a lack of connection between the developers and the masses. Very often a great deal of effort and money is wasted on ineffectual or unnecessary products, which gained […]

Microsoft is shutting down Docs.com by December 15, 2017

Microsoft has announced its plan to shut down Docs.com by December 15, 2017. The file sharing service Docs.com was initially was a collaboration between Microsoft and Facebook wherein the Facebook users were allowed to create, edit and share the Office […]

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Outlook Office 365 being blocked by Malwarebytes

Anyone who has the premium version of Malwarebytes installed on their PC and self-protection module enabled might be running into the problem! For no apparent reason, whenever a user tried to access his outlook.office365.com account, Malwarebytes displayed an error message […]

Unroll.me found to be selling user data to make money

Unroll.me is one of the most effective services on the Internet that help you filter out spam from your email. It helps list out all the websites you have subscribed to, letting you unsubscribe them in one go. But, things […]

Microsoft says that Windows users are safe from NSA leaked hacks

Shadow Brokers a hacking group recently leaked a set of hacking tools that apparently had some link with the NSA, and Windows was one of the platforms that were listed vulnerable. However, Microsoft assured that all the exploits have already […]

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How CIA used Fine Dining attack to hijack DLL files

The Vault 7 leaks have exposed a bunch of tricks from CIA’s books. Well, seriously speaking the leak details how the CIA is building a surveillance system that encompasses advanced tools, hackers, and state of the art technology. Amidst all […]

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Old WikiLeaks post detailing how to skip Windows Activation surfaces

Wikileaks just dropped their biggest leak bundle yet and it has some extremely confidential documents that entail how top international organizations have been major culprits of piracy and illegal software procurement. In a file from 2013, under User #3375374, it […]

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Year old deleted Dropbox files reappear automatically

Many people must have thought the same, whether the ghost of their deleted Dropbox files had reappeared or what? But, this is not the ghost; but the files itself. A month back, several users reported that deleted Dropbox files started […]

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Hacker shows how easy it is to hack people in public

A video by Cyber threat detection company Pwnie Express shows that hackers can launch a Cyberattack at almost any location be it Public places like streets, trains, or in a company’s office without letting the victims know that their devices […]

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Microsoft Beam2 is now live globally

Microsoft Beam2 Live is now available globally. After being in its Beta trial version for a few months, the major update to Beam is now available for users globally. Matt Salsa Mendi, co-founder of Beam, announced this major update via […]

Microsoft announces Data Science Utilities version 0.11

Data Scientists at Microsoft had announced an early public preview of Team Data Science Process (TDSP) in order to support secure collaboration within enterprise data science organization. With this, the TDSP would eventually help users structure their data and science […]

Microsoft releases first major update for Office.com

As the year 2016 comes to an end, Microsoft has released the first major update for Office.com’s home page experience. The new update intends to make the navigation between the apps easier by letting you access your frequent and recently […]

Microsoft reveals its future roadmap for Planner in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Planner has already done what it has promised to do, i.e to bring teams together, help them plan the tasks, documents and also conversations in order to be more efficient and productive. Office 365 users can also use the […]

Methbot ‘BOT farm’ makes $5 million a day through Ad Fraud

Online fraud vigilante firm, WhiteOps, recently discovered ‘Methbot‘ – a new illegal ad campaign that makes around $3-5 million a day by committing fraud with ad operators across the United States. Methbot Bot Farm Controlled by a group of individuals […]

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Microsoft introduces applications to help developers make smart BOTs

Microsoft has announced 2 new applications to make it easier for the developers create smart bots. Here is a bit about both, QnA Maker and Bing Location Control. QnA Maker Service QnA Maker is a free, easy-to-use, REST API- and […]

Threat intelligence feeds are, at best, uneven in quality, says Microsoft

The latest information on global threat from malicious websites and shady IP addresses can, in fact, help a company detect threats and rapidly respond. The challenge is that threat intelligence feeds are, at best, uneven in quality. According to analysis by top […]

Power BI is now free for non-profit organisations

Power BI, the interactive tracking software from Microsoft, will now be available free of cost for all non-profit organization users. This has been done to empower multiple NGOs to use software to effectively track and monitor their inflows and outflows. […]

The Best Cyber Monday Deals on Amazon

Whether you are looking to purchase a new smartphone or a computer, there is never a better time to do that than Cyber Monday which is on November 28th, 2016. It is that part of that sale when the online […]

Microsoft will soon be supporting x86 apps on ARM64

Microsoft embarked on a new journey with its Windows 10 and Continuum feature was one of the quintessential aspects of the new Windows version that promised a unified experience on Universal Windows Apps by connecting the Continuum compatible phone to […]

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Microsoft is all set to build a Quantum Computer called Qubit

Microsoft has been strengthening its commitment to the field of quantum computing and is inching towards creating a scalable quantum computer called Qubit. The endeavor will be led by Microsoft executive Todd Holmdahl who will be leading the scientific and […]

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The best Black Friday Deals from Microsoft

Thanksgiving is around the corner, and also are Black Friday sales. Every gadget store and brand is gearing up to pump out great deals. So, if you want to buy some cool tech, there is never a better time than […]