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Windows 10

Massive Windows 10 Update Has 10 Great Secret Features

With all the ongoing (and justifiable) controversies surrounding Windows 10, it is easy to forget that it is a very promising operating system. It also took a big step forward yesterday with the release of ‘Threshold 2’, Microsoft’s biggest Windows 10 update so far (all 4GB of it). Inside are a …

Windows Phone

Steam Machines are slower gaming systems than Windows PCs

The whole point of a Steam Machine is to get PC-like gaming in your living room, but do you actually get PC-like performance? Not so much, if you ask <i>Ars Technica</i>. It recently ran benchmarks comparing the performance of SteamOS and Windows 10 on the same hardware, and it's pretty clear that you're …

Because Microsoft Comes First, Not Windows or Surface

Microsoft’s appearance at Apple’s press conference this week was perhaps the starkest reminder yet that the software giant is serious about “mobile …

Microsoft is trying to stop users from downloading Chrome or Firefox

Microsoft is trying to persuade users to keep Edge, the company's new browser that replaces Internet Explorer, when they search for "Chrome" or "Firefox" on Bing.<p>The discovery, made by VentureBeat, shows that users who use Edge in Windows 10 to search for other browsers get a small message that …

Software

Dropbox’s new strategy: More Microsoft, less Salesforce

One major part of its strategy has been to hire more people from traditional enterprise companies, like Salesforce and VMware, and inject their enterprise know-how into Dropbox's largely consumer-focused culture.<p>The problem with this strategy is that the traditional enterprise sales approach …

Dropbox

Windows 10: Five free apps you should download immediately after you upgrade

Now that you’ve upgraded to Windows 10, you’re probably looking for software to fill your desktop with. You’d probably prefer that software to be …

8 Windows 10 settings you should change right away

Apps

Windows 10 -- how to download it right now

Microsoft has launched Windows 10 in 190 countries, and more than 14 million people have already downloaded it. However, while the OS is a free …

Satya Nadella