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Outdated TLS Versions Set To Be Disabled On Edge, IE

Let’s start the new week with some solid security news! Browser security, that is. If you depend on IE and Edge for your browsing needs, then you better be in the know here. Microsoft is set to

Beware! You Can Lose Your Downloads In Windows 10

The Windows 10 October 2018 Update is a gift that keeps on giving. Not only is this new version rich in features and new additions, Microsoft also seems to have made a number of underlying tweaks. One

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Launches

The big moment is here, folks! Rumors were rife that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update was on track for released on October 2. And here we are, with this new version now generally available. Surprisingly though,

Alexa Gets Skype

Who’d have thought Microsoft and Amazon would become two new best friends. But that is just what has happened, as both companies have collaborated to officially bring Skype to Alexa devices. This integration allows for not just

Microsoft Wants Your Help To Improve Notepad

Windows apps have been a mixed bag recently when it comes to updates and development attention. Particularly, ones like Notepad, WordPad and the original Paint. That should come as no surprise, considering the fact that the software

Features Removed In Windows 10 Version 1809

It’s that time of the year again. A melancholy, depressing time. One where Microsoft announces the features that are being removed or deprecated in the next version of Windows 10. This time around, the version in question

UWP File Explorer Finally Picks Up New Features

Don’t look now, but it appears that Microsoft has finally added a few new features to the other File Explorer that is available on Windows 10. Yes, the UWP version. Not many folks know about this variant,

Looks Like Sticky Notes Is Going Places

Microsoft has, over the past week, revealed a number of improvements coming for Sticky Notes 3.0, an upcoming version of the note taking application in Windows 10. Improvements that include more functionality, better usability and even a

OneDrive Automatic Folder Protection Now Available

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

Shopping Cart Comes To Microsoft Store

Took them long enough! Microsoft Store finally has access to shopping carts. Or rather, a new shopping cart feature. Redmond has just rolled it out for both for Windows 10 and Xbox One. The announcement was actually