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Microsoft Warning Users Against Chrome, Firefox

Be warned. Microsoft sure likes to court controversy when it can, as this latest episode shows. The company has been caught dissuading users from installing rival browsers. Like Chrome and Firefox, and more. Now, admittedly, Microsoft Edge

Appscope Helps You Find PWAs

Progressive Web Apps have been a focus for Microsoft these past few months, with the software titan encouraging developers to launch their PWAs on the Windows platform. Other companies like Google and Apple are also pushing users

Run This Windows 95 App On Your Desktop

Let’s end the week on a fun note! If you remember the age of Windows 95, then check out this Electron app that lets you relive the good times. No matter what platform you are on. The

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,

Windows 10 Now Has A Phone App

Hello, hello? Can you hear me? Surface Andromeda may have been delayed, but new developments show that Microsoft is still very active on the software side of things. In order to make this device a reality, and

Old Skype Will Live

For a while. Microsoft pulled a fast one last month when it announced that the old version of Skype, also known as the classic version, will stop working on September 1. The company than started herding users

Best Antivirus For Windows 10 Business Users

The folks over at AV-TEST are at it again. The independent German security institute has performed a new study to determine the best antivirus for Windows 10 business users. And the enterprise results have almost no surprises,

Microsoft Plans New Strategy For Andromeda Apps

In another classic case of chicken before the eggs, Microsoft is said to be looking into new ways to tackle the app problem for the now delayed Andromeda device. This highly anticipated machined was pushed back once

Apps Are Now Waving Goodbye To Windows 8.1

Time for Windows 8.1 users to jump ship? Don’t look now but there’s an exodus going on, one where developers are quietly abandoning one of the more popular operating systems on the planet. Windows 8.1, the fourth

Google Chrome Is Uncatchable On PC

How to catch a web browser. Google Chrome remains one of the most successful applications on the Windows platform, with the latest data showing the browser leading the charts like nothing else. Data provided by StatCounter for