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...
WCOS concept

Microsoft’s Windows Core OS gets another mention online

To recap, Microsoft is rumoured to be working on Windows Core OS, a modular operating system built on Windows that will power a new category of devices, including foldable PCs and perhaps devices that...
Windows Defender

Microsoft Defender protecting more than half of Windows PCs

According to Microsoft, Windows Defender has a 50% (active) share on Windows. Windows Defender's increasing trust and popularity is an important achievement for Microsoft, especially because many people have been trained to believe that...
Microsoft Edge for Windows 7

Microsoft adds a new text finding feature to Edge on Windows 10

In June, Microsoft started working on an improved version of Chromium's built-in text finder, a feature that allows you to search for certain text or phrase on a webpage. According to the proposal, Microsoft wants...
Windows 10 May 2019 Update desktop

Microsoft promises fix for Windows 10 version 1903 upgrade block

Microsoft recently announced a new upgrade block for Windows 10 version 1903 (May 2019 Update) on PCs with outdated Intel RST drivers. The Redmond firm has been recommending users to install the newer versions of...
Google Chrome on Windows

Chrome will sync clipboard across Windows PCs and other platforms

Google might be adding 'shared clipboard' support to Chrome to allow users to sync the clipboard contents across all platforms. In an upcoming version of Google Chrome, users will be able to copy the...
Battery feature in Windows 10

Windows 10 19H2 will offer better performance and battery life

Windows 10 19H2 (Fall 2019 Update) is set to roll out later this year with select performance improvements, quality enhancements and enterprises features. Microsoft also confirmed that Windows 10 19H2 installation on May 2019...
Surface Phone concept

Microsoft has an idea to reduce deadband, border on foldable phones

In a patent discovered by us today, Microsoft explains that one of the challenges of making foldable devices usable is the 'deadband, border' area. Because of the way they are implemented, the deadband and...
Microsoft Edge Dev

Microsoft Edge Dev for Windows 10 gets new improvements, fixes

Microsoft has released a new update for its Chromium-based Edge Dev. The new build 77.0.235.4 is now available for download with improvements and a number of fixes. Microsoft Edge Dev Build 77.0.235.4 provides users with...
DTS

DTS immersive audio is now available on Windows 10 20H1

In late January 2019, Microsoft promised support for DTS:X will be added to Windows 10 and Xbox One soon. It looks like the feature is now available on Windows 10, at least for the...
Windows 10 Your Phone

You can soon make, receive Android phone calls from Windows 10

Windows 10's Your Phone app bridges the gap between desktop and Android smartphones, allowing you to send and receive texts right from your PC. Windows 10 Your Phone app was recently updated with screen mirroring...
Microsoft Edge battery

Microsoft could help Chrome suck less battery power on Windows 10

Google Chrome is a fast and feature-rich browser, but it's a notorious battery and resources hog that can reduce your Windows device's performance. It seems that Microsoft has an idea in mind now that...
Windows 10 20H1 features

Windows 10 Build 18956 rolling out to Insiders with new improvements

Windows 10 Build 18956 is now rolling out to Insiders with improvements for the Settings app, Notifications, Cortana and more. Microsoft says it is also updating Calculator on Windows 10 20H1 with support for...