There’s no shortage of system tweaking utilities available for Windows, and many have been updated to become compatible with Windows 10. TweakPower, is the new kid on the block, still in beta. And is particularly adept at all kinds of clean up, back up, and optimization duties. Fire up the program, and the first thing...

Remember Skype for Web? Microsoft’s bid to allow users to talk with their friends without installing Skype on their computers? Well, the solution is now available. Essentially, this is a way of bringing the service right into a web browser. The VoIP service is practically available on all devices and platforms, from...

Hardly innovations, seeing as several mobile devices have had these features, but Microsoft has finally brought along the extra convenience of gestures to its Lumia range. The Gestures Beta app allows users of Lumia smartphones the ability to control certain functions on their devices, without having to touch the...

VideoLAN is hard at work on VLC for Windows Phone, and though the anticipated multimedia application has seen its share of delays, we are close to launch. So close that the developers are now gearing up for a closed beta test of the app. And they are seeking Windows Phone testers to try out this debut version, which...

Redmond has done a top job at preventing software leaks these past few months, but even the best laid plans sometimes unravel. Microsoft Office 16 beta, it appears, has leaked. The suite itself is set for a launch sometimes in the second half of 2015, but the software titan has so far kept most of the details under...

The Office division at Microsoft is busy at work on a bunch of interesting products, one of which we might be getting soon. Office 16 beta, it is being said, arrives next month. No surprises here, keeping in mind the recent batch of screenshots we were tread to yesterday. And while the stable build is still set for...

A few days back, Opera Software announced the availability of Opera Mini beta for Windows Phone as part of a test program, and now the mobile web browser is available for all. The app is being showcased on the Windows Phone Store, where although it is still listed as a beta version, it is available for everyone that...

We have a date, folks. Microsoft is expected to provide new Windows 9 details on September 30 at a press event, and the beta preview of this upcoming OS could be out by then. Read up on the full story here. The long and short of it is that Redmond is gearing up for a press event on this date, and this is very likely...

It appears that Windows Phone users are about to be treated with another big release soon. BlackBerry is ready to release its successful BBM messaging service for the platform. The company confirmed the release of this official client during the July to August timeframe. And true to this promise, the BBM app launched...

Bug tests and beta tryouts are what make or break software. It so often happens that buggy or undercooked software (games in particular) get released to disastrous results. Microsoft, obviously, heavily tests software before putting the products out for purchase. And the company recently launched a public beta program...