Tag: Windows

You Can Now Beta Test Microsoft’s Chromium Edge Browser

While variety and having options is usually a good thing, this can also sometimes create problems. For example, there are different browsers in the market today but they are all built differently, which means that when it comes to compatibility, there are certain things that will work for some browsers and certain things that won’t. […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Task Manager, virtual desktop, and mouse cursor improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Task Manager, virtual desktop, mouse cursor, Notepad, and Chinese IME improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18956 (made available to testers on August 7) to build 18963. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in […]

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Ditto lets Apple TV mirror 4 Android, Chrome, or Windows screens at once

Apple’s AirPlay technology has long enabled Apple TV users to wirelessly mirror the screen of one iOS or macOS device at a time, but non-Apple devices and multi-screen mirroring were another story. Third-party developer Squirrel today announced a new version of its Ditto Receiver app that adds both capabilities to the Apple TV, including support […]

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ProBeat: Microsoft and Samsung move like molasses

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella didn’t say anything significant at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked this week. You could argue he didn’t have to. The CEO of a $1 trillion company showing up to your event is enough to make a statement. And the statement is that Microsoft and Samsung are strengthening their partnership in a variety of […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Network Status, Chinese IME, and Calculator improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Network Status, Chinese IME, and Calculator improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18950 (made available to testers on July 31) to build 18956. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Japanese IME and Snip & Sketch improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Japanese IME and Snip & Sketch improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18945 (made available to testers on July 26) to build 18950. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Cortana, WSL, and accessibility improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Cortana, WSL, and accessibility improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18941 (made available to testers on July 18) to build 18945. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of next year. […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Korean IME improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Korean IME improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18936 (made available to testers on July 10) to build 18941. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of next year. Windows 10 […]

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Microsoft reports $33.7 billion in Q4 2019 revenue: Azure up 64%, Surface up 14%, and LinkedIn up 25%

Microsoft today reported earnings for its fourth fiscal quarter of 2019, including revenue of $33.7 billion, net income of $13.2 billion, and earnings per share of $1.71 (compared to revenue of $30.1 billion, net income of $8.9 billion, and earnings per share of $1.14 in Q4 2018). All three of the company’s operating groups saw […]

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Windows 10 Update Will Allow Access To Third-Party Digital Assistants From The Lock Screen

Microsoft’s digital assistant Cortana has been around for a while now, but it is largely underused when compared to other digital assistants like Google Assistant or Alexa. If you do like using digital assistants and would like to see greater functionality in Windows 10, then an upcoming Windows 10 update could be of interest to […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Your Phone, calendar, and passwordless improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with with Your Phone, calendar, and passwordless improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18932 (made available to testers on July 3) to build 18936. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of […]

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Microsoft and Netflix release Windows 1.0 app to ride Stranger Things 3’s mid-’80s vibe

Adding to the surge of mid-’80s nostalgia sparked by the release of Netflix’s Stranger Things 3, Microsoft has created a Windows 1.0 app that lets users experience desktop computing’s earliest days. The app is the result of a promotional partnership between Microsoft and Netflix for one of the streaming service’s most successful original shows. Season […]

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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Eye Control, notification, and Your Phone improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview with Eye Control, notification, and Your Phone improvements. The update bumps Windows 10 from build 18922 (made available to testers on June 19) to build 18932. These builds are from the 20H1 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update that will arrive in the first half of […]

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