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The biggest differences between Macs and PCs

Joi Ito/flickr<p>Macs and PCs have been locked in an epic battle for many years.<p>And because of the newly released Windows 10, Apple and Microsoft's rivalry has kicked into high gear — it's even spilled over into the tablet market.<p>We put together some of the key differences between Macs and PCs to help …

What is the Blue Screen of Death in Windows - The Complete Guide

<i>Short Bytes: Blue Screen of Death or BSOD is an error message displayed on Windows machines when there is some problem in the kernel or corrupt</i> …

Intel Skylake Graphics: Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux Performance

As it's been a while since my last Windows vs. Linux graphics comparison and haven't yet done such a comparison for Intel's latest-generation Skylake …

Linux

Microsoft is testing a wearable 'clip' for women, says report

The project — described as a "hearable" — is a small device that can either be worn or used as an earpiece. The final implementation is unknown, and Microsoft is currently testing how people react to different prototypes, the report says.<p>Just as with the Moto Hint, Microsoft's wearable would allow …

Microsoft Windows subsystem vulnerable to EMET bypass

Microsoft's past success selling software to the masses may end up being its toughest problem going forward as some of this legacy software is now …

Information Security

Windows 10 users are about to get their first big update

Due to the size of the Windows user base — which already sits at over 120 million— Microsoft will roll-out "Threshold 2" to Windows Insiders next week, the same group of users who test the operating system, before allowing everyone to download it later in November.<p>According to WinBeta, "Threshold …

Windows 10 -- Coming Soon To A TV Near You, If You Live In India

Over the last couple of years, Microsoft has streamlined and optimized Windows in an effort to make the OS run on smaller, less powerful devices. Whereas older versions of Windows, in the pre-Windows 7 era, usually required more robust hardware than earlier versions to run well, Windows 10 can run …

Televisions

Microsoft's CEO shared a surprising motive for the coolest feature in its new phones

By plugging them into an optional dock adapter, you can use them almost like Windows 10 PCs, running full versions of Microsoft Office and other Windows Universal Apps with a mouse, keyboard, and monitor<p>Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella discussed the new feature, dubbed "Continuum," in an interview with …

With the Surface Book, Microsoft is taking the game to Apple

Microsoft is betting big on a premium laptop that rivals Apple’s MacBook Pro and turns into a tablet – but it’s the kind of innovation it needs<p>Microsoft did something shocking last night. It launched something people might actually lust over, something sleek, something powerful, something …

Windows 10

Toshiba Announces New Windows 10 Back-To-School Laptops

Toshiba has announced their entire back-to-school lineup of laptops and 2-in-1 products.<p>The company is expanding its Satellite C Series, which is currently its top-selling line of portable computers.<p>The new Series C will be available in both 15.6- and 17.3-inch sized, both of which are HD TruBright …

Microsoft is working on two high-end Lumia phones for Windows 10

Microsoft is working on two new high-end Lumia phones for Windows 10. A flagship device, codenamed Cityman, is currently being developed, alongside a high-end handset codenamed Talkman. Unleash the Phonesfirst reported details on Cityman and Talkman, and <i>The Verge</i> can confirm the codenames are …

It’s Too Soon To Judge Satya Nadella

It’s been quite a change of fortune for Microsoft under CEO Satya Nadella. In fact, for some he’s Saint Satya, the man who rescued Microsoft. Time called him one of the 100 most influential people in the world; Box CEO Aaron Levie, no Microsoft lover in the past, whose company made hay making fun …

Microsoft Band review: sensor-packed – if you don't mind looking like an offender

Microsoft’s first piece of wearable technology since the Spot smartwatch is a fitness tracker packed with 10 sensors, but does it put others to shame?<p>The company best known for Windows, Office, and PC/tablet hybrids such as the Surface, is no stranger to health and fitness. Microsoft’s HealthVault …

Fitness Technology

The Internet gives many gorgeous possibilities to communicate with people from different countries and to learn more and more about our universe. …

Lumia 640 XL Unboxing und Kurztest [Deutsch - German]

Lumia 640 / Lumia 640 XL: Hands On with the Newest Windows Phones

Phablet head to head: Apple iPhone 6 Plus vs Microsoft Lumia 640 XL(!)

As usual, I pick out winning categories in green (and massive wins in a brighter green), for interest sake - though don't take these too seriously. …

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL hands-on & unboxing

Surface 3: A tiny PC that gets the job done

The Surface 3 is a remarkable piece of hardware that could not have existed a year ago.<p>Microsoft's new PC-tablet is just a hair bigger and heavier than Apple's iPad Air, yet it is a full PC that runs all the Windows software you're accustomed to -- including iTunes, Chrome, Office, and the slew of …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft boosts Bing image search with more relevant information

After searching for an image, users can find all kinds of details, including places to buy a product, related searches and Pinterest data.<p>Microsoft has brought some improvements to Bing image search that are designed to help users do more than just find a photo.<p>After a user searches for a topic and …

AdWords

Windows 10 for phones preview now includes new apps and Project Spartan

It has been almost two months since Microsoft released its first preview of Windows 10 for phones, and the software maker is ready to distribute an update today with some new features. While the initial preview was limited to mainly low-end devices, today's preview will support a lot more phones. …