Are you ready? Rewind back to Ignite 2018, and you will find that Microsoft pulled off a surprise by announcing the Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service at that event. This is a service that basically allows users to run Windows 7 and Windows 10, as well as Office apps in a virtual machine in the cloud —...

One of more interesting features that Microsoft is working on for Windows 10 is the cloud reinstall option. This is designed to allow users to reinstall the OS straight from the sky. You know, as in, without the need of installation media. In other words, the operating system uses a system image that...

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%...

That is, after the release of the Redstone 5 update. There are some whispers that the software titan is gearing up for a reorganization of the Windows team, to better align it with future strategy. This is a team that has long been the backbone of the success Redmond has achieved, and a reorg here will...

Available to all, that is to say. Microsoft has started rolling out the automation folder protection feature for OneDrive for all users. This was previously a business only option. But since Redmond means business, it has made it available for everyone. A company spokesperson confirmed the rollout saying: “This...

They’ve done it! Chinese technology titan Huawei recently announced a new service, appropriately called Huawei Cloud PC, which enables users to stream Windows 10 to their mobile devices. Essentially, this makes it possible for them to use Microsoft’s flagship operating system on an Android smartphone — either as...

Microsoft SharePoint Conference North America is in full flow today, and the software titan has made some big announcements. OneDrive got a look at the event as well, and a very good look at that. Redmond detailed them in a post here, confirming that these additions cover both personal and business use...

The feature is finally here! Cloud Clipboard had been expected to come to Windows 10 for a while now, with talk that it would be featured in the upcoming Redstone 4 update to the OS. That was delayed and held by for the next version. Redstone 5, that is. And now there are signs that Microsoft is finally ready to...

So, we are getting a 2019 version, then! Microsoft has officially unveiled Windows Server 2019, alongside making the first preview of this server variant of its OS available for download. As announced, Windows Server 2019 is seeing innovating centered around four themes — namely hybrid, security, application...

It’s been a good run! The HomeGroup feature, which is available on all current versions of the operating system, and is surprising used by many, will be removed in Windows 10 Redstone 4. Redmond has confirmed that this old yet gold feature would be going away. In fact, the recently released preview build 17063...