It’s been a good run! The HomeGroup feature, which is available on all current versions of the operating system, and is surprising used by many, will be removed in Windows 10 Redstone 4. Redmond has confirmed that this old yet gold feature would be going away. In fact, the recently released preview build 17063 already...

Microsoft is working towards synergy, offering a streamlined experience for Windows users no matter the devices they own. Part of this puzzle is the sharing of apps, and sending messages between them. Basically, letting the other devices open apps and continue your experiences. The company has given this feature its...

TheVerge is reporting that Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 operating system will include a new “Rooms” feature. This will allow friends and family to chat in a virtual room and share data. The Rooms feature is said to be a new option that will create an interactive group full of friends or family. From the story: A text...

A new video has emerged from Microsoft this Tuesday that MAY show how photo sharing will work in Windows 8. The video was revealed by Microsoft’s TellMe team at a SpeechTEK 2011 conference in New York on Tuesday. Microsoft’s video briefly demonstrates how speech recognition would work in future on tablets. The demo...

This is pretty obvious but cool to see. Obviously HomeGroups were introduced in Windows 7 as a new form of network group where users could securely share files and data with each other over the network. With Windows 8 HomeGroups, you will be able to share  and browse files on Windows 7 and Windows 8 computers...