Game over for Hannover? The Linux adventure for Lower Saxony has come to an end, with the German state said to be planning to switch back to the tried and tested Windows operating system. A total of 13,000 PCs will actually be migrated to Windows 10 in the very near future. As revealed, this development comes not too...

The time is now. Windows 7 still looms large for Microsoft, with the world’s most popular operating system pretty much the biggest, and only, hurdle for widespread adoption of Windows 10. Which, as a matter of fact, seems to be slowing down. Released in 2009, this version of the OS will reach end of support in January...

One door closes, another one opens? An unlikeliest of rumors has been doing the rounds lately, claiming that Microsoft is gearing up to launch an Android phone. This talk came right around we got an official confirmation from Redmond that Surface Phone is no longer on the horizon. However, the source is an alleged...

It’s official, folks. Microsoft has finally confirmed that the highly anticipated Surface Phone will never become a reality, as the company now prefers focusing on entirely new form factors. This has been revealed by Panos Panay himself, in an interview with Wired. Long story short, Redmond will try to continue the...

Looks like ads are coming to Windows 10 big time! It seems that Microsoft is actually thinking about bringing ads to the Mail app, one of the most used applications in the operating system. As a matter of pure fact, Redmond has started testing this controversial Mail app update. As noted, Insiders are likely seeing...

Now, wouldn’t that be something! Microsoft has expressed a desire to bring the iMessage service to Windows 10, and the company is willing to work with Apple on this. Syncing up Windows 10 devices and phones was a big theme at the recently concluded BUILD 2018 developer conference earlier this month, where Redmond...

Cloud services have, once again, taken the spotlight for Microsoft, as the company reported massive net income increase for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2018. Windows and Surface hardware also performed admirably, and the same can be said for gaming. The Q3 FY2018 results that Redmond posted, reveal that cloud...

It’s done. Microsoft is all out of Windows Phone powered handsets, with the very last units the company had in stock recently being sold. Meaning, these devices are now only available at retailers. That is, if you want to buy one, for some reason. We have known for quite some time that mobile is not exactly in focus...

First generation hardware is always special, in how no one really gets it right. This is what happened with the Always Connected PCs that have made their way to the store shelves recently. These first Windows 10 on ARM devices have a lot going for them, but early reviews are not exactly sparkling with praise. However,...

Big changes ahead? You can bet the farmhouse on that! Terry Myerson, the Windows chief, has departed Microsoft. After having spent no less than 21 years at the company, no less. Not only did Redmond confirm this news yesterday, but Terry himself published a goodbye letter on LinkedIn, talking about the time he spent...