Sweet penny! As we, hopefully, all know by now, Microsoft will be ending support for Windows 7 next year. One of the world’s most popular OS will reach end of support less than a year from now. January 14, 2020, to be exact. Microsoft is currently engaged in a drive to move users away from this old platform and...

Hmm, we’ve finally crossed the threshold! VLC 4.0 will soon be a reality. And from the looks of things, this appears to be a major release, with significant changes to the popular multimedia program. For starters, it is getting a new UI and features like gapless playback. And to top it off, this version will also...

Windows Update, of all things! Microsoft has confirmed that it has fixed the Windows Update bug that blocked some devices from getting new updates. The issue was actually resolved in late January, and the company says a DNS problem was to blame. That further means that it could take a while until all users get...

Blast from the past! Microsoft has released the original Windows File Manager as a UWP app on the Windows Store. Yes, this was the program that debuted with Windows 3.0. All those eons back. The company has previously open-sourced the project in 2018. But now it is going a step further by making it available for...

Who can say no to a nice little preview build on Friday, just before the weekend? I know I can’t. Microsoft is here with Windows 10 build 18329 for Insiders enrolled in the Fast ring of the program. And it comes packing a few interesting little features. While there were some doubts whether the development team...

No one likes getting error messages in Windows 10. Least of all during the setup process. It appears that Microsoft finally agrees, as the company has set forth to redo them. Basically, instead of further confusing you by listing the problems, they will now offer solutions. As noted, those annoying and confusing...

Microsoft released its quarterly earnings report today, and the numbers are good! The firm reported growth in several areas for the second quarter of its 2019 fiscal year. Or, in other words, the fourth quarter of the 2018 calendar year. The firm reported $32.5 billion in revenue, an increase of 12%...

Looks like foldable phones may be the in thing for 2019! This new trend has been picking up surprising pace lately, with tech giant jumping in like there is no tomorrow. Microsoft may have started work on this concept early, but other companies have now joined in with some very solid projects. Royole unveiled the...

Just what we needed to start the new week! A Microsoft engineer has some strong advice for Mozilla, saying that the company should give up on its own browsing engine. And switch to Chromium, just like Microsoft Edge has done not too long ago. The engineer went so far as to say that what the company is doing right...

Security vendor Avast has conducted a new study, which sheds light at a how millions of Windows 7 computers are currently at risk, because of out-of-date software. And that is because around 13% of all Windows 10 devices are currently running older versions of the operating system — that being Windows 10 RTM or...