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More mentions of Microsoft’s ‘next-gen Windows Core OS’ spotted

The long-rumoured Windows Core OS (a modular version of Windows) is being prepared for "next-gen" Microsoft devices. This is what is suggested by a LinkedIn profile of a Microsoft Software Engineer, which was discovered...
Microsoft Photos app

Windows 10 Photos app is losing OneDrive video project sync

Windows 10 Photos app has a video editor that allows you to trim videos or create your own video projects or slideshows. The video editor works a bit like Windows Movie Maker and it...
Windows Updates

Windows 10 update reportedly fails to install, causes random reboots

Users on various forums are reporting issues when trying to install the August 2019 cumulative updates for Windows 10. These updates were released on August 13 for Windows 10 version 1903, version 1809 and...
Dell foldable Windows 10 phone

Patent suggests Dell is working on foldable PC with narrow hinge

Dell is also planning to jump on the foldable devices bandwagon with its own dual-screen Windows 10 device that will use a 'narrow width dual axes hinge' to smoothen the transition. This is based...
Windows 7

Windows 7 updates blocked on PCs with incompatible antivirus

On February 15, Microsoft issued a warning that Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 users need to have SHA-2 support enabled, in order to receive monthly Windows Updates. The previous Windows Updates were dual-signed (SHA-1 and...
Edge Dev on Windows

Microsoft Edge updates on Windows 10 with dark mode tweaks

Microsoft has released an updated version of Edge Dev and Canary with both new features and fixes for the reported bugs. The latest update for Microsoft Edge Dev comes with dark mode tweaks and...
Windows Paint

Microsoft adds Paint placeholder to Windows 10 Optional Features

Microsoft Paint shows up as an optional feature in Windows Insider builds, suggesting that it will be uninstallable at some point, though we don't have a confirmation from the Redmond firm yet. Microsoft Paint...
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Windows 10 Mobile is getting August 2019 cumulative update

In less than six months, on 10 December 2019, Windows 10 Mobile will reach its natural End of Life (EoL), meaning no more security updates or monthly cumulative updates will be released. Meanwhile, Microsoft...

Windows 10 Build 18362.295 is now available, download offline installers

The August 2019 cumulative update is now rolling out to PCs with Windows 10 May 2019 Update. The update is rolling out via Windows Update and direct download links for Windows 10 KB4512508 offline installers...
Chrome Canary settings

Chrome for Windows 10 can now share web pages with other devices

Have you found a web page on your Windows PC, but you really want to access it on your mobile device to read it later at night? Whatever the reason, Google Chrome's latest server-side update...

Samsung is integrating OneDrive into its Android Gallery app

In addition to pre-installing Microsoft's Your Phone app on Galaxy Note10, Samsung also announced that its photo gallery app, which is pre-loaded on Samsung phones, will add a new option to sync files with...
Windows Calculator

Windows 10 Calculator is getting Always on Top mode for Insiders

Microsoft open-sourced the Windows Calculator app earlier this year and the Redmond firm has been inviting independent devs to contribute to the essential tool. The development of Calculator has advanced after this move and Microsoft...
Surface devices

Some Microsoft Surface devices have a CPU throttling issue

According to numerous reports that we've seen, Microsoft Surface is suffering from a CPU throttling issue and the bug appears to be hitting various models, including the Surface Pro 6. It's worth noting that this...
Windows 10 developer settings

Windows 10 20H1 improves apps sideloading, adds MSIX support

Similar to other platforms like Android, Windows 10 also allows users to sideload apps (APPX/MSIX) outside the Microsoft Store. If you enable sideloading on Windows 10, you can install apps that you created or...
Windows 10 share dialog

New Microsoft Edge is getting Windows 10 share integration

Microsoft has promised that it would retain the familiar look and features of the classic Edge in Chromium Edge. The new Edge already offers deeper integration with Windows 10 Settings and the browser is now...