Windows 10 October Update

Windows 10 KB4023057 re-released, fails to install with error 0x80070643

It looks like Windows 10 KB4023057 has been re-released and the update appears to be causing unexpected issues on some machines. We have come across some isolated reports from Twitter and Reddit which revealed that...
Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Windows 10 October 2018 Update automatic phased rollout begins

Microsoft is now offering the Windows 10 October 2018 Update automatically to the compatible devices. In an updated support document, the company says that the phased rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 Update has...

Microsoft confirms splitting of Search and Cortana in Windows 10

Today, Microsoft confirmed that Windows 10 19H1 update is separating Cortana and the Windows Search in the taskbar. This change makes sense, as it kind of gives freedom to users to perform searches in the...
Windows 10 Start Menu

Windows 10 19H1 update to improve Start Menu reliablity

Windows 10's Start Menu hasn’t evolved much in the last few versions of the operating system, but some minor refinements have always made their way. Windows 10 19H1 update also introduces improvements for the...
Lumia 950 XL with Windows 10

Developer installs Fallout game on Lumia 950 XL running Windows 10 ARM

Unveiled in late 2016, Windows 10 on ARM is Microsoft's latest project that has got us pretty excited. Windows 10 on Snapdragon devices promises multi-day battery life and native internet connectivity. Last year, multiple developers and enthusiasts have...

Microsoft patents point to Surface Pen and Surface Dial improvements

The latest Microsoft patent applications published by USPTO details possible improvements for digital inking on Microsoft’s Surface lineup. The patent for Surface Pen was filed at the end of 2016 and the Surface Dial patent was filed in 2017, but...
Windows Updates

Windows 10 Build 17134.556 is now available, download offline installers

The second January 2019 cumulative update is rolling out to Windows 10 version 1803 with tons of fixes. Direct download links for Windows 10 KB4480976 are also live and you can grab them from Microsoft. Windows 10 KB4480976 includes...
Skype

Skype Preview for Windows now lets you blur background in video calls

Recently, Microsoft announced beta testing of a new feature for Skype on the desktop. With this update, Microsoft has added one of the most requested features to its instant messaging and video calling app. The...
Microsoft To Do for Windows 10

Microsoft To-Do for Windows 10 updated with ability to pin lists to start and...

Microsoft recently started pushing out the new Live Tile feature for the To-Do application on Windows 10. The company has been testing this feature with Windows Insiders for a little while now. Today, the company...
Firefox for Windows

Mozilla to fix annoying page jumps and disable Flash Player in Firefox browser

Mozilla's Firefox browser, one of the modern alternatives to Chromium-based browsers is getting even better in future releases. Mozilla is working on multiple improvements for Firefox browser. Firefox is getting support for scroll anchoring that could help...
Surface Andromeda

Microsoft is reportedly preparing Windows 10 for foldable devices

While Microsoft has never confirmed that the company is working on a new category of Windows 10 devices, the reports have revealed that such a project is still part of its long-term vision. Microsoft is...
Cortana Device Setup

Microsoft updates Cortana Device Setup app with Surface Headphones support

In 2017, Microsoft launched Cortana Device Setup app which allows users to configure devices like Harman Kardon Invoke speaker with Windows 10 PCs. Late last week, it appears that Microsoft quietly updated the Cortana Device...
Windows 7 devices

Microsoft reveals how Windows 7 KMS activation issues happened

After the end of mainstream support of Windows 7 in 2015, Microsoft is now providing extended support to this 2009 operating system on which millions of users still rely. But as per the reports,...

Microsoft publishes four fresh Windows 10 wallpaper packs in the store

The first set of January 2019 themes is now available for Windows 10 from the Microsoft Store. Earlier this month, the company released not one but four different themes for Windows 10, all of...
Windows 7

Windows 7 extended support ends in exactly one year from today

Back in January 2015, Microsoft ended mainstream support for Windows 7 and the company stopped adding new features to the old operating system. Microsoft moved Windows 7 from mainstream support to extended support and...