News tagged: Windows 10
The United States Army has ordered a massive number of rugged Windows 10 tablets. The Global Combat Support System (GCSS-Army) branch of the Army put in an order for 9,783 Getac F110 G3 tablets with docking stations. The device was put through a lot of testing.
A custom version of Windows 10 for the Chinese government has been finalized by Microsoft. The company has yet to release details about how this version will differ from the usual Windows 10 OS, but it likely has quite a few security-related changes.
Consumers who are leaving behind their Mac for a Windows 10-based Surface may find a newly released Microsoft tool helpful. The new Mac to Surface Assistant will help you transfer all of your important files to your new computer. It helps you transfer photos and docs.
The upcoming major update for Windows 10 platforms is about to start rolling out, well at least for insiders. According to latest information, the Windows 10 Creators Update (Redstone 2) RTM build could start rolling out as soon as this week, as Microsoft wants to test it
Microsoft has launched a preview of Playable Ads, a new format that lets people try a Windows 10 app before actually downloading it. The format is similar to Google's Instant Apps, which give people a chance to run Android software without an installation.
After the instant messaging service Viber dropped support for Windows 10, another popular app is dropping its support for Windows devices. Shazam no longer shows up in search results in the Windows Store and the company has now officially confirmed it no longer supports the
Microsoft's advertising in Windows 10 hasn't been well-received, but it's not going away. The company has boosted its advertising related to OneDrive in File Explorer, with users being presented with an offer to upgrade their cloud storage. Users get 5 GB of free storage.
HP's flagship Windows 10 Mobile smartphone is available with a Lap Dock, which turns the device into a fully-featured laptop that takes advantage of Microsoft's Continuum feature, but reportedly HP is working on a new version to accompany the new Elite x3.
Microsoft is working on final details before rolling out the second major Windows 10 update. Called Creators Update, the new software update is focused on bringing various bug fixes and performance improvements, as well as a few new features such as Game Mode.
The upcoming Creators Update will bring various optimizations and new features, but one of the more interesting features is the Game Mode, which aims to improve gaming performance in Windows 10. We already talked about the feature, but basically it is all about tuning
Unlike last MWC, at this year's trade show HP didn't announce a new Windows 10 smartphone. However, the company did showcase the new smartphone at MWC 2017, but didn't reveal much about it except saying that the phone is "an example of how" the company sees
One of the changes coming to Windows 10 with the Creators Update is the ability to block any desktop app installations. According to MSPowerUser, the latest preview build has an option for only allowing app installations if they originate from the Windows Store.
Lenovo introduced a new entry-level 2-in-1 Windows 10 laptop at the ongoing MWC 2017. The successor to the Miix 310 features a lightweight keyboard that is detachable, so users can use it as a tablet, depending on their needs. The new Miix 320 will be available in Snow White
If you like the new Galaxy Galaxy Tab S3, but would rather have it running Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system, then take a look at the new mid-range Galaxy Book 10 and high-end Galaxy Book 12. Both tablets are designed with productivity and versatility in mind.
The instant messaging service Viber is reportedly halting support for Windows 10 PCs and Mobile smartphones. And while Windows phone users are aware that their platform isn't on par with Android or iOS, the lack of support from some key developers could force them to switch
The European Union still has concerns about Windows 10's privacy practices despite Microsoft making efforts to address the issue. Microsoft has faced criticism from the EU since 2016 and it is making adjustments in response. Privacy-related changes are in the Creators Update.
Samsung is going to expand its Flow Android app so that all Windows 10 PCs can be unlocked using a Samsung Galaxy fingerprint reader. The feature launched last year, but it has been restricted to the company's Windows 10-based Galaxy TabPro S. That'll change in the coming months.
Microsoft is giving final touches to its upcoming Windows 10 update that is known as Creators Update or Redstone 2, and is expected to be released in April. If the update doesn't impress you, the good news is that Microsoft is already working on a second big update in 2017.
Back in 2015, the Japanese company called NuAns launched an interesting Kickstarter campaign for a Windows 10-powered phone called NuAns Neo, which was very interesting due to various customizable rear covers. Unfortunately, the phone failed to generate interest, and the company
Since Microsoft sold its feature phone business, it was only a matter of time before that move affects software side of the mobile operating system. According to new information, the Redstone 3 could be the last major update for Windows 10 Mobile platform.