A new preview version of Windows 10 went live today, build 17115. And although it brings nothing major in terms of new features, Microsoft has introduced new privacy settings for the OS. The company actually highlighted a new section that is dedicated to user privacy. Emphasized its importance. These changes to...

For one reason or another, the Windows 10 privacy issues took the spotlight straight after the launch of Microsoft’s new operating system. This, despite assurances from the company. Assurances that it was only gathering telemetry data from the OS for use in developing improvements. Nevertheless, spurred on by...

So I had spoken earlier about Microsoft including instructional cues on the screen during the Windows 8 RTM setup. Well, Paul Thurrott was kind enough to make a brief video showing exactly what those cues are. Also interesting – two things: This video seems to be very brief so surely that can’t be the only set of...

In Windows 8, Microsoft brought some changes to the Windows setup. One of those was allowing the user to install Windows from a USB thumb drive rather than the traditional DVD.  For this Microsoft also released a small utility known as Microsoft USB-DVD download tool which helps you in creating your own USB...

Microsoft has been seriously trying to Metrofy the Windows 8 experience. There have been  all along developmental changes in Windows 8 except a few places where there is either no changes or the changes are very minor. One such part is the look and feel of the Windows 8 setup. The setup of any software or operating...