The Windows 10 Spring Creators Update is right around the corner, with buzz among the bees that Microsoft may release this new version tomorrow, April 10. Of course, nothing official yet. But what we do know is that Redmond has almost finished development work on this major new upgrade for its OS, and made the RTM...

Like ever ever! Want to uninstall the OneDrive client on Windows 10 S? Do know that this is a one-way trip. A bit like that Hotel California song, you can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave! Only in this case, you can never enter again! That’s the only thing you need to keep in mind before you get...

This was pretty much an expected conclusion that only US users would get access to Cortana, the virtual voice assistant that comes with Windows Phone 8.1. Microsoft, obviously, needs time to test and refine this feature before rolling it out globally. If you live outside the US and have installed the Developer Preview...

The grass is particularly greener this week! Microsoft has just unleashed the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview for public consumption, and pretty much everyone now has access to it. All you need to be is a Windows Phone Developer, or an App Studio account owner. While the platform will start its global rollout in...

Downloaded and installed Windows 8.1 Update? Liking it? Loving it? However if you, for some reason, want to uninstall this feature pack for Microsoft’s operating system there are a couple of ways to go about it. You might not be entirely satisfied with it, or it might be incompatible with some of your current...

Modern times, modern options. If you have installed the upcoming Update 1 (also known as the Spring 2014 Update) for Windows 8.1, then you are already aware of the new options that Microsoft has built for the Start Screen. These basically are designed to make it easier for keyboard and mouse users to use the operating...

Like most things in life there are two type of Windows 8.1 users. Those who live and breathe the Modern UI, and those that stay as far away from Metro and like to spend their time in the tried and tested traditional desktop environment. Sure, these can then be further divided into the uncompromising and those that...

Fan of Windows 8 on your computer, but still stuck with an Android phone for some reason? Or want to give someone you know that uses an Android device a taste of what they are missing? There are a number of simple tricks you can use to turn your Android tablet or phone into a pocket sized Windows 8 PC — or something...

If you are not the type to let go of the desktop environment in Windows 8.1, then boy, have I got something for you. Microsoft, as you may well be aware, has completely retired the Windows Live Messenger last year, and the Skype platform is now its focus of attention. The new Outlook.com email service is exhilarating,...

Ever felt the need to make clips of short sections of a video you are watching? Welcome to the club. The needs are many, sending a small video to your friends and family, inserting it into presentations, or just save a portion of a video as a copy. For better or for worse (probably the latter) this is easier said than...