Got to love these blog posts about speed improvements in Windows 10. This time Edge, the web browser, is the part of the OS in question, which is getting a solid boost. Basically, as revealed, Microsoft is adding a neat new independent rendering system to the platform. It’s not a new technique — something similar was...

Well, more speed never killed anybody, so why not? Internet Explorer 12 is the upcoming version of Microsoft’s flagship web browser, currently on track for release with Windows 9. And now some more information about this brand new build of IE has been revealed. The Internet Explorer team got together in an AMA session...

Microsoft’s flagship browser is fast. Very fast, as a matter of pure fact. But it still cannot lay claim of being the swiftest application of its kind. A series of test by Cross Browser Handbook puts Internet Explorer 10 faster than Firefox 16, Opera 12 as well as Internet Explorer 9 (duh), but the browser ultimately...

Now, earlier this week, Microsoft unveiled a challenge to CES 2012 attendees – beat Windows Phone’s speed and win $100. Obviously, a lot of people were interested in trying to do just that and it was a pretty bold thing to do. Here’s the problem though, a few people actually...

So we all know that Windows 8 will boot a lot faster than previous versions of Windows. It will boot in about ten seconds (That’s compared to what could be anywhere from forty-five seconds to five minutes in previous versions.) Sure Google’s Chrome OS can boot in 9 seconds, but who’s using Chrome OS? The fast boot time...

The Windows 8 Metro Experience Microsoft has found a way to have two different interface designs living side-by-side and in harmony. Once you turn on your Windows 8 computer you will find that you are suddenly in a colorful, attractive world of boxes, and a touch screen interface, but the next minute you will be in...