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 called. A...

5G. What was but a dream a few years back is about to become a reality! The new buzzword for faster Internet connection speeds will no longer be a buzzword very soon. That’s because Intel is working hard with Microsoft and friends to bring the technology to PCs. Hardware partners like Dell, HP, and Lenovo are also in...

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 on Twitter...

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 machine,...

The Projecting to this PC feature is a fairly recent addition to the Windows platform, and Microsoft has even set up a separate settings screen for this new feature if you have WiFi. Which basically uses the Connect app to allow you to wirelessly connect a Windows phone or PC to the screen of your device, allowing for...

Windows 10 includes a feature that lets you view network data usage, itemized as type of network, and even by the amount of data each app or service uses across the operating system. This information is tallied every 30 days, though you can reset it whenever you want. To do that, you must be signed on as an...

Windows 10 comes with a useful little feature that provides you with an overview of the data usage for the last month. This is particularly useful for those with limited data allowances. In previous versions of the OS you had to rely on third-party programs to keep tabs on this information. But the latest version of...

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 inside...

A DNS cache is a temporary database that Windows maintains in order to maintain a record of all your recent visits and attempts to visits websites, domains, and other Internet locations. This is done to speed up name resolution, which is the process of converting a website name into an IP address that your web browser...

Windows 8.1 Preview comes with a lot of new options, and like most things in life, new things do have a tendency to go wrong. Take this new connectivity feature that is part of the upcoming operating system, for instance. Microsoft has added in a new option that automatically detects metered connections, allowing...