Location service is one of the best features in Windows 10, at least for those who spend their life on the move. But it’s not for everyone, particularly those that are conscious of their privacy. If you’re the type, then you may want to turn off the location service in the operating system. When on, Windows,...

The country or region you set in Windows 10 defines the overall experience you get in the operating system, as Windows and other apps provide you with additional and customized content for a particular location. Most services use this information to provide local coverage like news and weather. Windows refers...

Of course, every country here is just used as rhetoric, but those of you who were expecting Microsoft to aggressively expand Windows Azure physically to all corners of the globe can rest assured it is not on. Sure, the major markets will have a local presence — United States and Europe in particular. But...

Redmond has quietly been building up its retail presence for a fair while now, and this trend continues at a good pace. The company has just confirmed the location of five new retail stores that are opening their doors for customers as early as this summer. Microsoft made the announcement in a blog post on...

Yet another Microsoft video. Windows 8 provides many powerful ways to sense information about the user’s environment. Using this information, you can build an application that will adapt to their environment easily and seamlessly. This video will teach you how to program your app to use the sensors...

This would be awesome.. The image below comes courtesy of Twitter user @AngelWZR. It shows the new settings for “Specify settings for optional component installation and repair of operating system corruption”. This allows users to set an alternative location for Windows installation files. When setting...