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Windows 10 Is Finding Success In Classrooms

A very peculiar thing happened almost instantly over the past couple of years. While Windows 10 was in development, Chromebooks practically took over the education market in the US. In the US, that is. Microsoft’s misstep with Windows 8, and Apple’s lack of response meant that both former leaders were forced to change their strategies in …

Microsoft Edge Continues To Struggle 18 Months Into Release

Guess you can’t fault the browser too much, what with Windows 10 barely moving the needle these days. Microsoft Edge, just like the OS, has slowed down when it comes to adoption. The operating system, as a matter of pure fact, witnessed another decline this past month. And as a direct consequence, Edge, the new default …

22 ID@Xbox Games Coming To Xbox One, Windows 10

That’s a neat little collection of games heading to both the Xbox One and Windows 10. Microsoft announced these ID@Xbox titles at the GDC 2017 earlier today. Game Developers Conference, that is. The Xbox team announced that 22 games under the program are coming to Xbox One and Windows 10, and many of these are Xbox …

Windows 10 Build 15046 Released For PCs In The Fast Ring

Just four days after the previous build, Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 15046 to the Fat ring, in a sign that more frequent preview releases signify that we are getting closer to a final release. But while build 15046 was quite a bit low on new features, this one offers a little more. Microsoft has …

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Book In Two Variants

A 10.6-inch one, and another sporting a 12-inch screen. After a lot of rumors, and no small amount of anticipation, Samsung finally unveiled Galaxy Book, its new tablet, during MWC 2017. This is, through and through, a rival to Microsoft Surface. According to the company, the Galaxy Book caters to productive on-the-go professionals that are looking …

Endurance Test Reveals Best Malware Removal Programs For Windows 10

AV-TEST is here with rather comprehensive test, an endurance test actually, over a 12-month period, in order to determine the best malware removal solutions for Windows 10. This involved no less than 897 individual evaluations for each product. Whew! A total of 8 security suites and 7 special tools and boot CDs for recovery were put …

Halo Wars 2 Now Available For Windows 10

And Xbox One, of course. What is quite possibly the biggest exclusive game for Microsoft platforms, Halo Wars 2, is now available for everyone on Windows 10 and Xbox One. The Ultimate Edition of which was available four days early. But February 21 was set as the big day for this Xbox Play Anywhere title, which …

Windows Defender Application Guard Nears Debut

Windows Defender Application Guard, a new security feature that Microsoft is developing for Windows 10, has been spotted in the latest Windows 10 build, and looks set to become official in the next one. The software titan first announced this for the Microsoft Edge web browser in late 2016, with the intention of making it broadly …

Meet The Most Affordable Surface Book Clone Yet

Can’t ask for more for $369! The Chuwi Hi13 Windows 10 tablet is over a thousand bucks less than the cheapest Surface Book, and while it does not offer the full power, it does offer a neat similarity. On top of that some decent hardware specifications for the price. In fact, if you’re short on cash, …

You Can Now Create Sticky Notes From The Windows 10 Taskbar

Microsoft has rolled out an update for its Sticky Notes app in the Windows Store, and this new version now allows Windows 10 users to create notes straight from the taskbar. The Stick Notes app is, of course, an important part of the Windows Ink experience that made its debut with the Anniversary Update. And now …