Tons of them! Microsoft has released a fresh new Windows 10 preview version, going by the name of build 17639, which comes with a slew of exciting features and options. This is part of Redstone 5, and available in the Skip Ahead channel of the Windows Insider Program. As Redmond details, most of the new...

Swift Pair, another new feature in Windows 10 Redstone 4, has been detailed. The next major upgrade to the operating system that is expected to be finalized in March. And although we’ve heard about this before, we now have confirmation from a very reliable source on how it will work and what it will be...

A clone of Apple AirDrop works just as it is supposed to. Windows 10 is getting a Near Share feature, which will make it possible to easily share content between compatible devices in a matter of seconds. The feature is currently available in the preview builds of the OS that are out now. But a video posted...

No more pushing and holding device buttons while watching blinking LED lights? Sign me up, Scotty! There are reports that Microsoft is testing a Bluetooth quick pairing feature for Windows 10. As reported, this new options is internally called Quick Pair, and will involve holding a headset near a Windows...

Bluetooth, the short range wireless technology, is one of the most popular ways to connect between two devices these days. And Windows 10 comes with some very solid support for Bluetooth. Both the standard, and the devices. A Bluetooth radio can be packed as either an external dongle for your PC, or embedded...

Because that’s just what the world needs right now! Microsoft has a certain pedigree in designing computer peripherals, particularly keyboards and mice, and in the past, gaming joysticks. Now, though, Redmond is busy working on a brand new mouse. A designer mouse. The device is expected to launch in the...

Oh, Surface WiFi bugs, we meet again! Microsoft it appears still has a little extra mile to go before they can master the wireless connectivity situation on their Surface line of tablets. The original Surface RT suffered from quite a few bugs, almost all of which were fixed in the months that followed the...

The public preview version of Windows 8.1 expectedly comes with a several bugs, some of which are rather widespread. One such issue that has popped up recently is the one that quickly drains the battery on Surface RT devices. While Microsoft will quite obviously address this, and all other issues in the final...

More speculation about the end of Bluetooth 3. We’ve been hearing more and more about that… While there’s no telling what Microsoft will actually do when it starts coding the OS, documents indicate it’s currently asking partner OEMs whether Bluetooth 3.0 + HS and IEEE 1394 are important to their customers. Why?...