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Microsoft hits target of 1 billion devices running Windows 10 globally

About 80,000 laptop models from over 1,000 manufactures make up a large chunk of the total number of machines running Windows 10

16 Mar 2020 7:36 PM

Microsoft Windows 10X leaks reveal support for laptops

The upcoming version will feature the Start Menu renamed as the Launcher which will focus on local search.

27 Oct 2019 8:02 AM

Does Stranger Things tie-in have anything to do with Windows 1.0 return?

Microsoft Windows 1.0 is back and it is baffling the entire world.

04 Jul 2019 11:13 AM

Hongmeng is Huawei’s Google Android replacement

Recent reports have suggested that Huawei may be preparing its own OS; now we know its name.

25 May 2019 2:27 PM

Linux could be banned on Apple’s new Macs

Apple explains that there is currently no trust provided for the Microsoft Corporation UEFI CA 2011.

07 Nov 2018 2:23 PM


Google bakes in enhanced privacy features, AI capabilities in Android Pie

Android 9, which harnesses the power of artificial intelligence (AI), has been built to make the phone smarter.

07 Aug 2018 3:54 PM

Users still prefer Windows 7 over Windows 10, here's why

Windows 7 will stop receiving updates and security patches from january 2020.

03 Jul 2018 6:12 PM

OnePlus promises three-years of updates to OP users

Two years of operating system and three years of security patch updates promised.

30 Jun 2018 10:36 AM

Huawei rolls out new EMUI 8.0 for its smartphones

The UI has been designed in-house aided by AI-powered Real-Time Scene and Object Recognition, Smart Tips, and AI Accelerated Translator.

12 Jan 2018 3:18 PM

Microsoft files lawsuit against IP address that activated pirated Windows, Office

In this particular case, it was very likely that it was a store that installed unlicensed copies on the devices it sold.

28 Dec 2017 1:59 PM


Apple releases macOS High Sierra as a free update to all

The new OS update has started rolling out and Mac users can update it for free.

26 Sep 2017 9:51 AM

BlackBerry prepares to release more secure version of Android

The company is already in talks with various smartphone makers to license out its own version of secure Android OS.

28 Aug 2017 3:24 PM

EU may slap Google with another record "over $2.7 bn" fine

The potential fine is expected to top that 2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) euro penalty.

06 Jul 2017 8:27 AM

Govt asks Microsoft for discount on Windows OS

The government has Microsoft to offer discount to its users in India so that they can move to the latest operating system.

01 Jul 2017 3:49 PM

Windows XP user count drops after WannaCry fiasco

This is probably because Windows XP no longer receives support since April 2014.

02 Jun 2017 7:48 PM


New bug causes Windows to crash, repeatedly

Microsoft is aware of this bug but there is still no word on a possible patch

29 May 2017 4:33 PM

Samsung presents the future of Tizen for smart TVs

The Tizen 3.0 Platform provides new functionality thanks to an updated graphics engine and Wayland computer protocol.

18 May 2017 3:53 PM

Google reaches $7.8 mn antitrust settlement with Russia

Google will no longer demand exclusivity of its applications on Android-based devices in Russia

18 Apr 2017 7:59 AM

Android O: Top features to look forward to

Google published the developer preview of the Android O and gave its fans a sneak peek into what is to come.

22 Mar 2017 11:27 AM

Say goodbye to your old iPhone apps when Apple releases iOS 11

Apple’s next operating system update could spell problems for many iPhone, iPad users out there.

01 Feb 2017 1:40 PM