Category: Windows

Operating System, Windows

Windows 10 Mobile isn’t dead; it is just quietly fading from existence

May 26, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

I don’t speak much about Windows Phone (Windows 10 Mobile) these days. There isn’t much left to say about it. The last article I wrote regarding Windows 10 Mobile basically stated yes, some people may have use for what Windows […]

Operating System, Windows

Microsoft wants to make iOS and Android even better

May 12, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

I recently talked about the reason that I’m “loyal” to Apple, insofar that I’m most comfortable using iOS and there are some features that I just don’t want to give up (Control Center) by switching to another platform. The most […]

Operating System, Windows

Microsoft CEO assures there will be more phones made in Redmond, looking different from everything else

May 3, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

Excited about the school-first Windows 10 S platform and almost surprisingly high-end Surface Laptop Microsoft just took the wraps off in an attempt to better contend with Google and Apple’s PCs and operating systems? Was that a collective groan we […]

Android, Operating System, Windows

Move over Windows: Android is now the biggest OS in the world

April 3, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

In what might just be a ‘defining moment’ for computing across the globe, the rise and rise of smartphones means that Windows is no longer the most popular OS as measured by worldwide internet usage – having been ousted from […]

Operating System, Windows

Microsoft paces delivery of Windows 10 upgrades

March 27, 2017

Via: Computerworld

If Microsoft orchestrates next month’s Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade as it did 2016’s mid-year Anniversary Update refresh, it will take about three months for the latest version to reach most eligible devices. According to advertising network AdDuplex, 60 days after […]


Windows privacy control is about to get much better

January 11, 2017

Via: Mashable

Microsoft is giving Windows users a lot more control over their privacy, but will also make it clear what they give up when they restrict access to their data. The company announced a pair of significant changes to its privacy […]


How to Automate a Windows Install

November 21, 2016

Via: TOMs IT Pro

One of the biggest time drains when deploying a new Windows client or server is installing Windows itself. The wizard that comes with the install forces you to set various configuration settings ahead of time so that Windows knows how […]

Operating System, Windows

How to get rid of ads on the Windows 10 lock screen

September 2, 2016


Your Windows 10 lock screen is starting to look a little cluttered with notifications, spotlight feedback, Windows tips and Cortana. And now…ads? Ads on your lock screen aren’t a totally new thing — we first saw them in February, when […]


Are you holding out hope for a Surface Phone?

August 12, 2016

Via: Phone Dog

There’s this whole bit about a rumored Surface Phone that could either save the platform, or be the final nail in the coffin. In theory, I think it would make a great addition to the Microsoft family. Surface has come […]

News and Press, Windows

Laptop Deals for Windows 10 Anniversary Update

August 2, 2016

Via: Mobile Tech Review

To celebrate Windows 10 Anniversary Update, several PC makers are offering some great deals for Windows 10 PCs from retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, Microsoft Stores and Staples. Students who are shopping for back to school, there are deals specially […]