Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 is now used by 500 million devices every month, up from 300 million devices at this point last year. Microsoft revealed its latest Windows 10 figures just as the software maker started its Build developer event in Seattle. The company has aggressively pushed Windows 10,...
Microsoft has introduced a new interesting tool that it says will help eliminating language barriers in work environments, on Day 1 of the Build 2017 developers conference. The tool is called Presentation Translator, and it essentially translates speech-to-text on a PowerPoint presentation, in a language that you prefer. Presentation Translator is an...
Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday launched their latest Surface Laptop, and according to multiple online reports, the event was centered on education where the company took center stage to introduce Windows 10 S as a simpler, more secure operating system meant for students. All legal Windows 10...
Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. has launched the Surface Laptop at its New York Spring event that comes packed with an education-focused 'Windows 10 S' operating system. The laptop has been made available in four color variants - Burgundy, Graphite Gold, Platinum, and Cobalt Blue and have been lined up for pre-order with shipping scheduled...
Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. announced a new feature dubbed 'GA' wherein users can now just use their smartphone to sign-in to their account. "This process is easier than standard two-step verification and significantly more secure than only a password, which can be forgotten, phished, or compromised. Using your phone...
Microsoft officially announced end of support to 10-year-old Windows Vista operating system that had debuted with severe criticism in 2006. While mainstream support for Windows Vista ended on April 10, 2012 - five years after its general availability - extended support ended on Tuesday, April 11. This means Microsoft will no longer...
On Tuesday, Redmond-based software firm, Microsoft Corp. released the Windows 10 Creators Update — a big, free upgrade that brings new features to the operating system. It's not a massive change, and the Windows 10 experience won't be that different. Instead, the Creators Update brings a lot of smaller changes...
When Microsoft announced the roll out of Windows 10, there were big expectations of the new security features. Given the current climate of hacking, and the increasing methods being used such as ransomware, there is a huge onus on operating system providers to better their security domain. Windows 10 offers...
Microsoft has announced the release of a new app for Apple’s iMessage platform, giving users tools to plan events with friends via the messaging app. Inside the App, “Who’s In,” activities are divided into different categories. You can select options for “Eat and Drink,” or “Visit an attraction,” or even create...
Google’s Android has overtaken Microsoft Windows for the first time as the world’s most popular operating system (OS) in terms of total internet usage across desktop, laptop, tablet and mobile combined, according to the latest research done by an independent web analytics firm StatCounter. “This is a milestone in technology history...