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Microsoft is fixing Chrome’s notifications behaviour on Windows 10

In 2018, Microsoft abandoned its own browser engine EdgeHTML, and for more than a year has been building a new version of its Edge based on Chromium. Chrome and Edge have become close cousins,...
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Microsoft Surface Book 3 users report problems with headphone jack

After the screen cracking problem with Surface Laptop 3, reports are coming out that some Surface Book 3 owners are having problems with the headphone jack on their devices. There are quite a lot of reports...
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A closer look at Windows 10’s new Alt+Tab experience

I don't know about you but I regularly use the default Windows app switcher, which you can access by pressing Alt + Tab. On Windows 10, when you press Alt + Tab keyboard shortcut,...
Hardware accelerated GPU scheduling

How to enable Windows 10 hardware accelerated GPU scheduling

If you follow Windows 10 development at all, you've probably heard this “Hardware accelerated GPU scheduling” buzzword that's been going around since last year. At that point, Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling was little more than...
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Microsoft blocks Windows 10 May 2020 Update for more devices

Microsoft hasn't rolled out Windows 10 May 2020 update to all systems yet. This is because several issues caused Microsoft to implement compatibility holds that will block the update from appearing on systems until...
Surface Duo and Neo

Microsoft’s new internal team will be developing Android on Surface Duo

Microsoft revealed an Android-powered smartphone 'Surface Duo' last year, which blurs the line between phones and tablets by offering two AMOLED displays that can run apps simultaneously. Microsoft remains committed to its dual-screen mobile device lineup...

Windows 10 hardware accelerated GPU scheduling explained

Hardware-accelerated GPU Scheduling, which was introduced in the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, recently received driver support from Nvidia and AMD. Intel also confirmed that they are working on new WDDM 2.7-based drivers to...

Windows 10 blocks feature updates on PCs with unsupported settings

The latest feature update 'Windows 10 version 2004', also known as May 2020 Update, is plagued with issues that could potentially cause Blue Screen of Deaths and wreck apps or core features of the...
Windows Control Panel

Windows 10 update may kill off Control Panel’s System applet

It's been over eight years since Microsoft first released the Settings interface with Windows 8 and Windows 10 still includes the traditional Control Panel. When Windows 10 was announced, Microsoft said it plans to...
Chromium-based Edge

Microsoft will begin pushing Windows 10’s new Edge to more users

The era of the traditional Microsoft Edge will come to an end for consumers and businesses in the coming months. In January, Microsoft announced that Chromium Edge will replace the classic Edge, which uses...
Windows Start Menu revamp

A closer look at Windows 10’s new Start Menu design

Windows 10 Build 20161 has been released to the testers in the Dev channel of the Windows Insider program. The preview build includes a new look for the Start Menu, alongside some other tweaks...
Chromium Edge interface

Microsoft tests CPU & scrolling fixes for Chromium on Windows 10

Earlier this year, Microsoft switched Edge browser to Chromium, which also powers Google Chrome, Brave and other browsers. Microsoft is actively working with rival Google on open-source Chromium project and the company has already addressed...
Windows 10 driver update loop

Windows 10 bug could leave PCs stuck in driver update loop

In addition to feature and cumulative updates, Windows Update on Windows 10 is also responsible for installing drivers for components like display, Bluetooth, audio, and connected devices. Windows 10 offers smooth upgrade experience for most...

Microsoft aims to please creators with Surface Duo phone

Microsoft is reportedly planning to launch the Surface Duo ahead of the Samsung's unveiling of the Galaxy Fold 2 in August 2020. With its new Surface Duo, Microsoft has made progress blending the best of...
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Windows 10 May 2020 Update breaks down another feature

Windows 10's May 2020 Update, which was released on May 27, has ended up breaking an essential app. The app in the question is OneDrive and it's apparently made by Microsoft. After upgrading to...