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Cross-buy between Windows 10 and Xbox One is happening

Microsoft is taking its video game business to new heights after some big announcements earlier today. We understand the company is making moves to make cross-buy between Xbox One and Windows 10 a huge deal. For some time now, Microsoft […]

Microsoft to bring back Update Release Notes for Windows 10

Microsoft has bought about a plethora of changes when it comes to the Windows 10 and one of the small changes was to exclude the release note which used to come with every update. The release note/changelog let the users […]

Microsoft announces Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14257

Microsoft announced today Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14257 for PCs in the Fast ring. Just last week Microsoft had released Build 14251 . As promised by Microsoft, with increased pace of the Fast ring releases, this build is only […]

Windows 10 comes as a Recommended Update NOW!

Microsoft has found yet another way to push the free Windows 10 Upgrade to users. Starting today, Windows 10 will now come as a Recommended Update for users running Windows 7/8.1. In an attempt to make the upgrade easier for […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11102 released

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11102 in the Fast ring. As announced earlier about the changes in build release strategy by Microsoft, this new release gets announced just a week after the earlier Build 11099 release. Microsoft had said […]

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Microsoft urges Enterprises to upgrade to Windows 10

With new processors and next Gen devices at the onset, Microsoft has urged its Enterprise users to upgrade to Windows 10 to enjoy maximum performance. As a matter of fact, if you own any of the Intel’s 6th generation processors […]

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11099 for Fast Ring members available

Year 2016’s first Windows 10 preview build for PC is finally here. Today, Microsoft announced the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11099 for Fast Ring members. This new build from Microsoft does not include any attention grabbing announcements or new […]

Microsoft halts Security Updates for Windows 8

Microsoft wants all Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 users to upgrade to Windows 10. To achieve this objective, not only have they adopted an aggressive notifications system, they also have carried out an e-mail campaign highlighting the features […]

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Windows 10 surpasses 200 million users

Windows 10 has kick-started 2016 with astonishing numbers as Microsoft reveals that its much fancied operating system is now installed on more than 200 million devices that have been in use for at least once in December. Windows 10, also, […]

Netflix releases a new Universal Windows 10 App

A new Netflix app for Windows 10 PCs and tablets will soon start rolling out, says Microsoft. In a blog post announcing the 2.5 billion visits on Windows Store, Microsoft announced this all new Netflix Universal Windows app. Netflix Universal […]

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11082

Technology Giant, Microsoft has pushed a new update for its Windows Insiders. The new Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 11082 is now available for Windows 10 insiders who are in the fast ring branch. The 11082 build doesn’t bring any […]

Microsoft pulls down the released Windows 10 November Update

A few days ago Microsoft rolled out a major Windows 10 November update or “Fall Update” or “Version 1511″. It was worth updating as there were some cool features. However, the process wasn’t a smooth affair for some Windows users. […]

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PC Tech Support warns customers about upgrading to Windows 10

Microsoft has been pitching the Windows 10 ecosystem aggressively and it does seems that the Redmond giant wants all of the PCs to switch to the latest operating system. However, PC Makers tech support line begs to differ, if you […]

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 released

After releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10576 last week, Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 today to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. The Windows team says this build in their internal ring was very smooth […]

Microsoft ending sale of Windows 8 and Windows 7 in 2016

Microsoft is making a push to end distribution of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 beginning in November 2016. It means that if you’re set out to purchase a copy of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you might want to do […]

Microsoft spells out next steps in Windows 10 upgrade rollout

In the past, there were numerous reports on confusion about Windows 10 upgrade process. The notifications gently prodded you into installing the OS. Starting next year, things are going to change. The Windows 10 upgrade will be categorized as a […]

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Microsoft stops selling Windows 8 and 8.1 Pro Pack and Media Pack

If you are looking for an upgrade from Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 Home to Pro versions, you unluckily are late now. As announced earlier, Microsoft has stopped selling Windows 8 and 8.1 Pro Pack and Media Pack as of […]

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Windows 10 to let users use Windows 8.1/8/7 Product Key for activation

Lifting suspense on what happens to the Windows 10 license for those who upgraded from Windows 8.1/8/7, Microsoft has confirmed that Windows 10 will let users use Windows 8.1/8/7 Product Key for activation. A clarification that many users have been […]

Control Panel will be phased out in Windows 10

The Control Panel had been an integral part of Windows since the beginning and helped in tweaking and customizing the operating system. In a tweet by Gabriel Aul, the chief of Windows Insider Program, he said that Control Panel will […]

Microsoft’s Gov Maharaj gently denounced CCleaner

We all know that CCleaner is among the most popular freeware Registry & Junk Cleaner for Windows. It cleans out the registry and junk files and supposedly makes your Windows computer faster. We say supposedly because it is not entirely […]

New Scheme Of Things for Windows 10 IoT Core

Last month (August) Steve Tiexeira of Windows announced Windows Insider release for Windows 10 IoT Core, a version of Windows targeted specifically for small and embedded device having or not having screens, and tuned to run Windows Universal Apps and […]