• Windows 10 Anniversary Update Released, HoloLens Developers: Microsoft Roundup

    Windows 10 Anniversary Update Released, HoloLens Developers: Microsoft Roundup

    August 2 marked the launch of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update for PCs.Those who had downloaded Windows 10 by then received the Anniversary Update at no cost.
  • Windows 10 Anniversary Update Released, HoloLens Developers: Microsoft Roundup

    Windows 10 Anniversary Update Released, HoloLens Developers: Microsoft Roundup

    August 2 marked the launch of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update for PCs.Those who had downloaded Windows 10 by then received the Anniversary Update at no cost.
  • Microsoft Supporting Windows 7, 8.1 On Skylake PCs Until 2020

    Microsoft Supporting Windows 7, 8.1 On Skylake PCs Until 2020

    Complex threats execute over time and the traditional security solutions model is limited to visib Microsoft has reversed its decision to cut support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.This move would have had the greatest effect on businesses that planned to buy new computers running Windows 7 or Windows 8.
  • Microsoft Supporting Windows 7, 8.1 On Skylake PCs Until 2020

    Microsoft Supporting Windows 7, 8.1 On Skylake PCs Until 2020

    Complex threats execute over time and the traditional security solutions model is limited to visib Microsoft has reversed its decision to cut support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.This move would have had the greatest effect on businesses that planned to buy new computers running Windows 7 or Windows 8.
  • Qualcomm Unveils the Full Snapdragon 821 Specs

    Qualcomm Unveils the Full Snapdragon 821 Specs

    After a brief introduction to the Snapdragon 821 back in July that lacked specific details about its advantages over the Snapdragon 820, Qualcomm today revealed it all just as IFA was kicking off in Berlin.According to today’s series of press releases, the Snapdragon 821 (MSM8996Pro) is 10% faster in boot times than the 820, can reduce app load times by 10%, improves general performance by up to 10%, and provides smoother UI experiences and browsing performance.
  • iOS 10 Adoption Tops 50 Percent

    iOS 10 Adoption Tops 50 Percent

    In the weeks since Apple released iOS 10, the next-gen operating system has been installed on 54 percent of active iDevices, according to Cupertino.But iOS 10 suffered some early installation issues (including an iMessage GIF search glitch that surfaced hard-core porn), which may have discouraged some users from immediately updating.
  • Instagram Lands on Windows 10 Tablets

    Instagram Lands on Windows 10 Tablets

    The free app is now in Microsoft's App Store and includes all major features like Stories, direct messages, and the Explore feed.Those who are new to Instagram can create an account online or in the app; everyone else can simply sign in with their username and password.
  • Report: Facebook Messenger Adds Voice, Video Calls to Windows 10

    Report: Facebook Messenger Adds Voice, Video Calls to Windows 10

    Six months after its launch, Facebook Messenger for Windows 10 is adding voice and video calling.The update means users will no longer have to leave the Messenger app and make a voice or video call from the browser.
  • Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 Pro, 8.1 to PC Makers

    Microsoft Stops Selling Windows 7 Pro, 8.1 to PC Makers

    It's the end of an era: Microsoft has stopped providing Windows 7 Professional and Windows 8.31, Microsoft stopped selling its aging operating systems to companies that make Windows-based gadgets.
  • 10 Hot Programming Languages To Build Web Apps

    10 Hot Programming Languages To Build Web Apps

    Here are 10 languages you should know if building web apps is on your agenda.If we live in an app economy, as we're often told, then why should IT professionals care about the programming languages used for web development?
  • GSoDs Not BSoDs for Windows 10 Insiders

    GSoDs Not BSoDs for Windows 10 Insiders

    Anyone signed up to the Windows Insider program, allowing them to test preview builds of Windows 10, will be happy to hear the BSoD is disappearing.However, it doesn't mean Windows 10 can't crash, instead Insiders will start seeing a Green Screen of Death (GSoD).
  • Say Hello to Windows Goodbye

    Say Hello to Windows Goodbye

    It looks as though Microsoft is set to solve this problem for Windows 10 users with a new feature called Dynamic Lock.We already have Windows Hello available allowing users to unlock Windows 10 using their face, fingerprint, or iris.
  • Report: Microsoft Opening Windows 10 Ebook Store

    Report: Microsoft Opening Windows 10 Ebook Store

    Readers can simply visit the dedicated section to buy books "from a range of different publishers and authors," the tech blog said.Folks can browse through new books, staff picks, and featured stories (like film and television tie-ins Hidden Figures and A Series of Unfortunate Events).
  • Improve Windows 10 Battery Life With New Power Slider

    Improve Windows 10 Battery Life With New Power Slider

    For now, the slider is only a user interface test for anyone running build 15104 of the Preview.The slider will move, but it doesn't function.
  • Microsoft Teases Project Neon Windows 10 UI Refresh

    Microsoft Teases Project Neon Windows 10 UI Refresh

    An update that's referred to internally as Project Neon.For example, Microsoft's own HoloLens devices, other augmented reality and possibly virtual reality platforms, smartphones and tablets, and of course Xbox One.
  • Hidden Tips for Mastering iOS 10

    Hidden Tips for Mastering iOS 10

    With the release of every new mobile operating system—especially Apple's iOS—there comes a slew of new features.Like iOS 9 and iOS 8 before it, iOS 10 is no exception.
  • How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

    How to Protect Your Privacy in Windows 10

    Among the upgrades in the Windows 10 Creators Update are changes to how you manage and control your privacy.When you fire up the Creators Update, Windows presents a screen where you can enable or disable various privacy settings, which you can change or manage at any time.
  • How to Get iOS 10

    How to Get iOS 10

    Here's how to get iOS 10.With the announcement of the new iPhones last week, we learned about some iOS 10 features that are unique to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
  • 'Never10' Tool Stops Accidental Windows 10 Upgrades

    'Never10' Tool Stops Accidental Windows 10 Upgrades

    If you're tired of being nagged by Microsoft to upgrade to Windows 10, well-known software developer Steve Gibson has a solution.1 and disables Windows from automatically upgrading to Microsoft's latest operating system.