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Uber and YouTube 'Progressive Web Apps' (PWA) pop up in the Microsoft Store

Both apps follow the first group of PWAs to hit the Microsoft Store last week.Last week marked the introduction of the first group of Progressive Web …

Apps

HP Elite x3 now available for just $299 from Microsoft

HP Elite x3 device is now available for just $299 (save $500) from Microsoft Store US. The Elite x3 puts the power of a PC in the palm of your hand. …

Front-Facing Camera

Review: Flipboard PWA

Yes, you read the title right, PWAs - Progressive Web Applications - are now a bona fide way of gaining new apps under Windows 10 Mobile. I have …

Web Development

Windows Core OS and Andromeda ported to the Lumia 950 range

We've seen various porting experiments, compiling the cross-platform Windows Core OS and Andromeda interface to various phones, but we now have …

Andromeda

A Windows 10 Mobile Backup, Reset, and Restore FAQ

My response to any oddity in the operation of a Windows 10 Mobile phone is usually to suggest a 'refresh'. The usual cause of the oddity is that the …

Weird

The Wileyfox Pro is now (formally) back and available

Released at the end of last year amidst financial issues for Wileyfox generally, the Windows 10 Mobile-powered Wileyfox Pro was caught in the …

Alcatel-Lucent

The Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro is finally officially recognised for CU and FCU

The Alcatel IDOL 4 Pro, available across Europe, seemed to have fallen through the cracks at Microsoft and was not provisioned to update to Windows …

Alcatel-Lucent

The piece of gym equipment that works almost every muscle in the body

It's not the cross trainer.<p>If your motivation for going to the gym is more that you <i>should</i> go, rather than that you <i>want</i> to go, you'll probably be looking for the most effective workout you can get. Which is why we were intrigued to hear that we might have been neglecting to use the best gym machine …

Exercise

HP Envy x2 (Qualcomm) Review Check-In: Taking Stock

After using the HP Envy x2 in a variety of situations over the past week, I've decided to hit refresh on this experiment. I've been using it …

HP Envy

Windows 10 on ARM and Devices: Hang on to Your Continuum Dock!

I have been allowed to evaluate a prototype Windows on ARM PC. You might have seen people talk about it earlier, like my friend Lance who wrote about …

Most Popular Tea Bags Contain ILLEGAL Amounts of Deadly Pesticides (avoid these brands at all costs)

Check your cupboards. If you have any of these brands of tea, chuck them out immediately and replace them with the brands mentioned in this …

Tea

Camera head to head: Lumia 950 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S9

It's perhaps the imaging shootout that many have anticipated, at least here on AAWP - the classic Lumia 950/XL camera against the very latest …

Phones

CableMod Now Offers Premium 'Pro Series' Cables And Extensions

CableMod today introduced the CableMod Pro series, a new premium product line that offers thicker cables, integrated cable combs, and a new pallet of …

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 S laptops starting at $189 and new Office 365 tools for students

Microsoft today unveiled new Windows 10 S devices from Lenovo and JP, starting at $189, aimed at the education market. The company also announced new Office 365 learning tools for students.<p>The news mirrors Microsoft’s firstline workers push in September, which saw new Windows 10 S devices starting …

Windows Phone Internals for Lumia devices updated to version 2.4

The Window Phone internal developer has pushed out another new update for its tool to new version 2.4 while lets users to unlock their devices. The …

Hackers have got Windows 10 on ARM running on a Lumia 950 smartphone

With promises of multi-day battery life and always-connected laptops, Windows 10 on ARM has already got us pretty excited, and now hackers have shown …

Best Windows 10 apps this week

Two-hundred-and-sixty-six in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows 10 on the Windows …

Apps

Patents show Microsoft desperate to fit a big camera into their small Surface Phone

A new series of patent applications featuring Microsoft’s folding smartphone/tablet hybrid has been published by the USPTO today, focussing on the …

Patents

Windows 10 Mobile gets Spectre and Meltdown protection with new Cumulative Update

Microsoft has rolled out a new Windows 10 Mobile cumulative build for all supported Windows Phones whether Insider or not.<p>The update is likely a …

Windows 10 Mobile

How to download and install Kodi on your Windows 10 Mobile device

Kodi debuted worldwide for the Xbox earlier this week, but it turns out that the developers aren’t done with Microsoft’s platforms. Kodi doesn’t have …

Windows 10 Mobile

Windows 10: Chrome vs Firefox vs Edge in Microsoft's new battery life showdown

Microsoft ran a HD video in a loop in the Chrome, Firefox and Microsoft Edge web browser on a Surface Book and measured how long it took until the …

Software

WP 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile app and game directories for 2018

After a gap of six weeks, it's my latest update for AAWP's directories of general applications (8 new entries, 2 removed), media, imaging and reading …

Apps

Sleep Scientist Warns Against Walking Through Life 'In An Underslept State'

The National Sleep Foundation recommends an average of eight hours of sleep per night for adults, but sleep scientist Matthew Walker says that too many people are falling short of the mark.<p>"Human beings are the only species that deliberately deprive themselves of sleep for no apparent gain," Walker …

Immune System

20 Common Things People Realize When They Quit Drinking Alcohol

Of all the culturally conditioned behaviors we’ve mindlessly adopted, alcoholism is one of the most curious. We know it is highly detrimental to …

Alcohol

Microsoft Has Started Testing Apps for the New Andromeda OS

Rumors around Microsoft’s dual-screen Surface Phone and its Andromeda operating system appear to be at the peak right now. Earlier in the week, we …

Chiang Mai's new vegetarian, alcohol-free retreat

pYour health is at the heart of the vegetarian, alcohol-freenbsp;a href=http://awayresorts.com target=_blankstrongAway Chiang Mai Thapae …

Chiang Mai

Surface Phone: Even MORE images of Microsoft FOLDING phone appear online

1 of 17<p>Microsoft CEO hinted it could be ‘ultimate mobile device’<p>Could this be our best glimpse at the Surface Phone yet?<p>A new patent filed by …

Surface Phone: Microsoft Might End Up Killing An Industry With Its Latest Mobile Device

The Microsoft Surface Phone might very well be the surprise hit of 2018. Long rumored, yet never confirmed, the Surface Phone has practically become …

Google Pixel

Surface Mobile Musings

Twitter this week saw a number of very skillful CAD renders by designer David Breyer of what could be the 'Surface Mobile', ostensibly to be …

Windows Phone

Sleeping with your mobile phone could cause cancer and infertility, warns health officials

People are being warned to keep their mobile phones at a distance to reduce radiation exposure and associated health risks.<p>The warning from the …