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New Xbox features added to Windows 10

Microsoft continues to improve incorporate Xbox into its newest operating system, Windows 10. The latest update is for the Xbox app, and it is designed to make users feel more in the Xbox environment than before. Let’s talk about some […]

Windows 10 Outlook and Calendar apps updated with new features

Microsoft recently released a new update for its Windows 10 Outlook and Calendar apps. The updates are minor so not man folks might have realized what it brings to the table in terms of features or design choices. With the […]

Navy paying Microsoft $9 million per year to update Windows XP

Believe it or not, the U.S. Navy is still running its systems on Microsoft Windows XP, despite the software giant no longer providing security updates. However, in situations like these, money talks – $9 million per year to be specific. […]

Splendo PC-on-a-stick from iBall and Microsoft launched

Microsoft India, in partnership with iBall, announced the launch of iBall Splendo. The compact Splendo PC-on-a-stick device is affordable runs Windows 8.1. iBall is an Indian electronic manufacturer. Splendo when connected to TV via HDMI, converts it to a fully […]

Microsoft clears doubts on Windows 10 Insiders upgrade offer

Microsoft has cleared doubts on Windows 10 Insiders upgrade offer, after creating confusion among Windows users. All this started when Microsoft posted on its blog, making all surmise that all Windows 10 Insiders would get Windows 10 final version. But […]

Windows 10 not free for everyone?

Recently it was announced that Microsoft will thank folks in the Windows Insider program with a free version of Windows 10 Final. As expected, this turned out to be big news, but today Microsoft came out and broke hearts all […]

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Cortana gets dedicated Keyboard Button in Toshiba Windows 10 laptops

Toshiba laptop users can now have their virtual personal assistant Cortana right on their devices. Windows 10 laptops from Toshiba will now come with a dedicated Cortana keyboard button. Toshiba will also be adding better microphones to the laptops to […]

Microsoft adds Music to Windows 10 Unified Store

After adding several new updates, navigation improvement and features, Microsoft now adds the music section to its Unified Store Experience in Windows 10 Insider Preview. Back in the month of April, the company added Movies and TV Unified Windows 10 […]

ATMIA recommends migration to Windows 10 as the new ATM OS

The ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) has declared its next major migration to a Windows ATM operating system would be to Windows 10, bypassing Windows 8. With the announcement, it is clear that ATMs running older versions of Windows will be […]

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Windows 10 release date announced; to launch on July 29

Yes it’s official now! Microsoft has announced the release date of Windows 10.  Windows 10 will be available on July 29 in 190 countries. While it was known that Windows 10 would release this summer, the  exact date was not […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10130 – What’s new, Known issues

Just 10 days after releasing Build 10122, Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10130 for PCs. This is available in the Fast ring. This build has number of small improvements and is much more polished. Actually Microsoft has […]

iBall launches world’s most economical Windows tablet for Rs 4999

Indian electronic manufacturer iBall on Tuesday launched a new tablet iBall Slide i701 in collaboration with Intel and Microsoft. This latest tablet running Windows 8.1 is said to be the world’s most economical Windows tablet and is priced at an […]

Oh no! Candy Crush Saga will come pre-installed on Windows 10

Games like Solitaire, Hearts, Minesweeper have been popular on the Windows platform. These games have been played millions of times over the years in Windows. And they are coming back in Windows 10 going to be joined by the smash-hit […]

Microsoft explains what happens to Non-Genuine upgrades to Windows 10

Since Microsoft announced that they will offer free Windows 10 upgrade to existing Windows 7, Windows 8.1 devices in the first year, there has been some confusion about what will happen to devices on non-genuine Windows. Today Terry Myerson, Microsoft […]

Windows 10 Editions announced

Microsoft today announced the various Windows 10 Product Editions. Though the exact date of Windows 10 release is not yet officially announced, we know that Windows 10 will be launched this summer across 190 countries in 111 languages! Microsoft has […]

What does Windows 10 without Patch Tuesdays mean to users

At Ignite, Microsoft announced that they will do away with the Patch Tuesdays. Right now, Microsoft chooses the second Tuesday of every month to deliver updates related to security and features. That’s why the second Tuesday of every month is […]

Windows 10 will be its last operating system, says Microsoft

We had earlier stated that the shape of Windows operating system was going to change and that it will be provided as a service rather than an software package. We also said that the future of Windows operating system would […]

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Windows Update for Business now available for IT professionals

Microsoft has announced the availability of Windows Update for Business. It is designed to make sure the devices of IT professionals are always kept updated with the latest software in order to beef up security and new features. Windows Update […]

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Windows 10 will be the first OS to support Raised Middle Finger Emoji

Microsoft has shown the audacity of including raised middle finger emoji support in Windows 10, the forthcoming operating system for Microsoft’s phones, PCs and tablets. Actions speak louder than words! This was the prime reason why there was a surge […]

Windows 10 for Raspberry Pi 2 now available for download

Recently at Build 2015, Microsoft talked about Windows 10 on Embedded Devices, which includes the Raspberry Pi and several other devices. We’ve long known about plans to allow for Raspberry Pi support with Windows 10, but Microsoft had not made […]

Cortana in Windows 10 can book Uber cab, text using Viber and more

In the BUILD 2015 event, Microsoft announced that Universal Windows apps could integrate with Cortana – the personal digital assistant. The integration with Cortana brings new and rich experience to its customers to do more with voice. Viber, Uber, and […]

One big Store for all digital content, says Microsoft

As more and more details about Windows 10 are announced out, new ways for building more personal mobile experiences are surfacing. We just learned that Microsoft is exposing a number of ways to make it easier for developers to bring […]

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Continuum feature in Windows 10 lets Phone turn into a PC

Microsoft in the BUILD 2015 conference, demonstrated an interesting feature called Continuum for Phones that turns Windows 10 Phone into a PC. In one of the keynotes of BUILD event, Continuum was demonstrated on a smartphone, powered by Windows 10, […]