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Faster Updates Promised for Windows 10 – Creators Update

Microsoft is already promising big things for the Creators Update. Introducing Unified Update Platform (UUP), Microsoft’s answer to user feedback concerning slowness and drained battery life with Windows ...

Windows 10 PC/Tablets get Instagram app..but with limits

A little late but none the less, Instagram is available for Windows 10 PCs and tablets! Almost all the features are there, the live feed, stories, notifications, and direct messaging. The biggest feature of all...

How can I recover deleted items in Outlook 2011?

Easily! When you delete a message from your inbox, it is moved to a deleted folder. How often have you cleared this folder only to think, oh shoot, I needed that one email!! Not to worry, once this folder is cl...

Take Back Privacy with Windows 10

Windows 10 offers an option to help protect third parties from tracking your movements based on your connections to Wi-Fi networks. Under Settings > Network & Internet > Wi-Fi, turn on the Use random ...

Latest Windows 10 Update Breaks PowerShell

The latest Microsoft cumulative patch for the Anniversary update had unexpected consequences for PowerShell, the command line shell and scripting language. Notes accompanying the release suggest that this was n...

Monthly patch rollups for Windows 7, 8.1 start October 2016

Monthly patch rollups for the Windows 7, 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 and Server 2012 R2 operating systems will commence in October 2016. Microsoft will also move the same monthly rollup mod...

The Last Operating System – Windows 10 Support Till 2026

Microsoft is moving forward with it’s plans to support Windows 10 as its last operating system by extending the Windows 10 support lifetime to 2026. Microsoft refreshed the Windows support lifecycle datab...

Windows 10 – Taking Tricks from Malware

  Microsoft has been long pushing its users to jump aboard the Windows 10 train. But have they crossed the line? Tech writer for Computer World, Preston Gralla, explains how Windows 10 took over his wife&#...

Microsoft’s HoloLens Platform is Open to Partners

  Microsoft took a leap this week, deciding to open it’s Windows Holographic platform to hardware developers creating virtual and augmented reality devices. Windows 10 partners can create their own m...

Windows Phone Can’t Keep Up in The Global Smartphone Market

  The global smartphone market is by no means in bad shape, during the first quarter of the year sales increased 3.9 percent alone. However, to the non surprise of many, Microsoft was not apart of that inc...