Not the news fans may have liked to heard. But the writing has been on the wall for Cortana for a while now. The latest development is that Microsoft wants to make its digital assistant an Alexa skill. Just the type of news to follow up the split between Cortana and search in Windows 10. It was in August of...

The darkness has fallen! Google has been pretty good adding OS specific features to its Chrome browser as of late. The browser already has a few Fluent Design elements splattered around. And it looks like the company is continuing on the good work here. There is talk that it is giving the world’s most popular...

Sabotage! The browser world is still reeling from the news of Microsoft switching to the Chromium engine for its Edge web browser, the same underlying technology that Google uses for Chrome. While many were delighted with this development, others were left less than impressed. However, it appears that there...

Eh, you win some you lose some! Right, right? Not everyone is enthralled by Microsoft switching to Chromium for its Edge browser, and Mozilla is one of the organizations that is in this camp. The move certainly came out of the blue and took people by surprise, I’ll give you that. Particularly, keeping in view...

Brace for impact! It looks like Microsoft may have had enough of the Edge adventure, as a new report claims that Microsoft is working on yet another web browser. One that is based on the open source Chromium project. The same software that Google Chrome is built on. Yes, the report basically makes clear that...

Well, well, what have we here! Collaboration! It seems that Microsoft, Google and Qualcomm are all working together to bring the Chrome web browser to Windows 10 on ARM computers. Microsoft’s operating system is catching up fast with other platforms to offer better support on ARM processors, but this is not...

Sad. Paul Allen, the cofounder of Microsoft, and the one who picked the name of the company, died today at the age of 65 while undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma. After having previously defeated cancer back in 2009, Allen revealed earlier this month that the disease had gone into remission. Though...

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,...

Looks like Chromebook users are in for a treat. Buzz among the bees is that Google is working on allowing users to dual boot Windows 10 with Chrome OS on its machines. This report provides mode details on this project, codenamed Campfire. Nice name. Rumors on this are not new, and have been doing the rounds...

At long last. Google has finally added support for native Windows 10 notifications to Chrome, with the development team rolling out this feature out to version 68 of the web browser. Which is, pretty much the most popular software of its kind around. Commanding a monstrous share of the browser market. Anyway,...