Who can say no to a nice little preview build on Friday, just before the weekend? I know I can’t. Microsoft is here with Windows 10 build 18329 for Insiders enrolled in the Fast ring of the program. And it comes packing a few interesting little features. While there were some doubts whether the development team will...

Looks like Microsoft is aiming big! The company is said to be working on Windows Lite, an operating system that it hopes takes the fight to the Chrome OS platform. Redmond has toyed around with the idea of a lighter operating system for a while now. First with Windows RT and then with Windows 10 S. However, since its...

Catfight? Two of the leading digital voice assistants on the planet could be dueling it out at a single playground. That is because Alexa is all set to make an appearance on Windows 10. Home turf of Cortana. That is, if this report from a German website holds true. It claims that Amazon may be planning to release an...

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, fewer still use it. But it exists, neatly tucked away. Obviously, Windows 10 Mobile have always had one, and the...

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 to Skype version 8, which is interesting because this variant of the application had been in beta for...

The marquee event of the year is upon us! Microsoft has revealed the full details of the BUILD 2018 schedule, including the complete sessions list for UWP, Fluent Design and more. Basically, all the juicy details of what the future holds for the Windows platform, among other things. It was about two weeks back that...

Like spending your time with UWP apps on Windows 10? Then you’ll be pleased to know that some good news is headed your way, as Microsoft is ready to enable multiple instance support. Universal Windows Platform, in case you’re unware, are the applications that are available for download on the Microsoft Store. They are...

The most anticipated Redstone 4 build in recent memory is now the most delayed Redstone 4 build in recent memory. A UWP bug has caused some severe issues with the Windows development team. Leading them to delay the launch of this hugely awaited version of the preview. Insiders had been looking forward to the next...

If there’s one thing UWP apps have lacked since launch, is support for tabs. In fact, Windows 10 lacks native support for this feature, and users have been clamoring for it for decades now. UWP apps are also pretty limited compared to legacy desktop programs, if only for the sole reason that the OS does not allow...

Microsoft seems to be in the process of a pivot, shifting focus away from its platforms to general productivity, at least on the mobile side of things. And there is no shortage of opinions on this change. One such insight has come from Tim Sneath, a former Microsoft employee who spent no less than 17 years at the...