Good, bad, ugly? You tell. Microsoft, in its steady effort to bring the Fluent Design system to all parts of Windows 10, has brought the design to one of the more used areas of the operating system. The sign-in screen. This, the company revealed in build 18237, the Windows 10 Insider Preview version now available in...

Hey, now, don’t get any funny ideas! PoS, as in a Point of Sale terminal. Surface is one product line that likes to go places, and this time around Microsoft seems to preparing it for a PoS future. A new patient readies the tablet device for use in retail environment. Redmond seems to have carved a nice little corned...

Maybe. Probably. Looks like Microsoft may finally be bringing Halo 5: Guardians to PC, after skipping the two previous mainline games in the series, which are still exclusive to the Xbox consoles. Of course, Redmond has shown determination on bringing most of its games to Windows 10. Plus, it’s not like the Halo...

Smart. Microsoft has found a way to generate some nice side revenue from Windows 7, which is currently the world’s most popular desktop operating system. But one that is getting ready for sunset, with end of life set for January 14, 2020. And while Redmond is keen on moving the user base to a newer version of the...

Microsoft has sent invitations out for it another Surface event on October 2. The company will hold its next devices and services event in New York City at 4pm Eastern Time at Industria Studios. And what to expect at this gathering? A new Surface Pro and a new Surface Laptop are expected, with devices coming with new...

The education sector has always been a mainstay for Microsoft, but over the years devices like the iPad and Chromebooks have wrestled away market share from Windows. But luckily, things are now back on track. FutureSource Consulting is here with a fresh new report on the state of this side of the market, revealing...

A survey has shown that companies are in no rush to abandon Windows 7 and upgrade to the latest version of the operating system. The world’s most popular desktop OS is good enough for many, it appears. Speaking of, Windows 7 is on track to reach end of support in January 2020 — which is not all that far off when you...

Some say, one can never have enough themes and wallpapers to customize a PC. Microsoft seems to agree, as the company is here with new Widows 10 themes, and by extension, wallpapers. These new packs allow users of the OS to customize their desktops with a choice of several HD backgrounds. And since Redmond is keen on...

Progressive Web Apps have been a focus for Microsoft these past few months, with the software titan encouraging developers to launch their PWAs on the Windows platform. Other companies like Google and Apple are also pushing users towards these new types of applications. However, despite all the advantages and...

Catfight? Two of the leading digital voice assistants on the planet could be dueling it out at a single playground. That is because Alexa is all set to make an appearance on Windows 10. Home turf of Cortana. That is, if this report from a German website holds true. It claims that Amazon may be planning to release an...