Category: Windows

Operating System, Windows

Windows 10 Redstone 4 may be named ‘April 2018 Update’ at launch

April 18, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Perhaps all of the leaks and rumors surrounding the name of the next major Windows 10 update have affected Microsoft, as infamous leaker WalkingCat has found a new possible name. Currently known to the world as Windows 10 Redstone 4 […]

iOS, Operating System, Windows

Microsoft paves the way for Windows 10 Timeline with support for iOS devices

April 18, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Looking forward to Microsoft’s new Timeline feature arriving in the next big (hopefully imminent) Windows 10 update? Well, there’s some good news regarding its progress, as Timeline support has been added to Edge on iOS. At the moment, this is […]

Operating System, Windows

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update: Settings changes

April 16, 2018


Microsoft’s semi-annual update to Windows 10 is expected soon. Microsoft hasn’t committed to a release date or an official name, but it’ll apparently be called Spring Creators Update or something similar. It’ll usher in new features such as Timeline and […]

Laptops, Operating System, Products, Windows

Samsung Notebook 5 and Notebook 3 offer bare necessities for ‘general users’

April 2, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Samsung seems to think traditional laptops are back in style, maintaining the company’s primary focus on Android smartphones while also releasing quite a few new Windows-powered Notebooks lately. As the names (clearly) suggest, the Samsung Notebook 5 and Notebook 3 […]

Operating System, Windows

How to fix Windows 10 with an in-place upgrade install

March 15, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Sometimes, a Windows installation simply goes off the rails. Menus don’t open properly, icons start moving around the desktop, File Explorer acts up, and so forth and so on. Enough things can go wrong, or turn strange, that it’s important […]

News and Press, Operating System, Windows

Microsoft confirms it’s already cancelling its newest version of Windows

March 7, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Less than one year ago, Microsoft unveiled a new version of its Windows platform called Windows 10 S. It was a curious endeavor right from the get-go. Intended as a rival for Google’s Chrome OS, which continues to gain substantial […]

Linux / Others, Operating System, Windows

How to make Windows go Linux with Cygwin

March 2, 2018

Via: Computerworld

If you still think that operating systems are tied to hardware, you need to update your thinking; nowadays there are lots of options that let you run one operating system within another or in parallel to another. This is true […]

Operating System, Windows

Windows 10 updates could be installed much more quickly in the future

February 23, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft is working to make the major updates for Windows 10 more streamlined, so that these currently twice-yearly upgrades don’t take nearly as long to install and configure. That’s according to Dona Sarkar, head of the Windows Insider testing program, […]

Operating System, Windows

Here’s What Windows 10 on ARM Can’t Do

February 20, 2018

Via: LaptopMag

Microsoft and Qualcomm have told us that Windows 10 on ARM processors, including the upcoming laptops featuring the latter company’s Snapdragon 835 processors, would be functionally identical to those on Intel processors. For the most part, the upcoming devices from […]

Operating System, Windows

Microsoft starts testing next big Windows 10 update, adds ‘ultimate performance’ mode for pro laptops

February 15, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft has pushed forth a flurry of new releases on the Windows testing front, including a new preview build for Redstone 4 (the next and imminent update for the OS), alongside the first build for Redstone 5 (the following update […]