News tagged: Windows 10
Parts of Windows 10's source code leaked online, Microsoft has confirmed. Files dealing with USB, storage, and WiFi drivers for the operating system appeared on the Beta Archive this week. Microsoft says it confirmed the files are from "code from the Shared Source Initiative."
With the introduction of new Windows 10 S operating system, Microsoft also announced that anyone who wants to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro will be able to do that and for free until December 31, 2017. After then, they will be required to pay $49. The software giant has now confirmed
Microsoft is working on a new version of Windows 10 for power users. A couple Twitter users found references to a new "Windows 10 Pro for Advanced PCs" in an accidentally released build that went out to testers last week. It's meant for higher-end PCs.
Microsoft's latest Windows 10 S was launched as a competitor to Google's Chrome OS, offering a safer and more stable computing experience to Windows users. However, just like the Chrome OS, the new Windows 10 S has some limitation when it comes to apps.
Besides all these new Windows 10 gaming laptops and convertibles, ASUS has also unveiled something bit different - a new Chromebook. The new Chromebook is a successor to a relatively inexpensive Chromebook Flip C100, which was unveiled way back in 2015.
We have heard that Microsoft and Qualcomm are working together to allow Snapdragon 835 chipset to run Windows 10 operating system. At least three top-tier companies, including Asus, HP, and Lenovo will have its products ready by the end of the year.
Music streaming from SoundCloud is now available on the Xbox One. A beta app for the service is also going to reach Windows 10 PCs and tablets this week. SoundCloud Free, Go, and Go+ users can all use the app. So far Spotify has yet to reach the platform.
Thanks to a partnership with Qualcomm, Microsoft finally brought ARM support with Windows 10 operating system. At Computex 2017, the software giant confirmed that three top-tier companies are planning to launch Windows 10 ARM-powered computers this year.
At Computex 2017, Samsung has announced a new Notebook 9 Pro models, the 13.3-inch and 15-inch. Both models are very similar and also differ in the amount of RAM, display size, and graphics card. The new Samsung Notebook 9 Pro comes in Titan Silver colors but there is
Microsoft hopes to spoil Google's plans with the Windows 10 S OS and Surface Laptop, and according to the latest interview, the Windows 10 S version of the Surface Laptop is just the beginning of a wider range of devices running the operating system.
Lenovo just announced that it is updating the IdeaPad and Legion gaming laptop lineup and introducing a new Flex 2-in-1 laptop. The IdeaPad is updated with three new models - the 720S, 320S and 320, the Legion lineup is refreshed with a new model Y920, while the new 2-in-1 is
Microsoft's latest Windows 10 build 16199 has just been released to the Fast ring and it looks like the software giant is determined to add support for Android and iOS devices. Many upcoming features have been revealed at the recent developer conference, but the latest preview
Huawei's MateBook lineup is making a return this year with three new models, instead of just one. The lineup will consist out of MateBook E, X, and D, and all three will have next-gen processors and run Windows 10. Rumors suggest that the company is also preparing a big design
Spotify was confirmed for the Windows Store last week and now Microsoft has announced another major addition: Apple's iTunes. This is significant given the app's importance for the Windows Store and because of Apple's usual reluctance in offering its software on other platforms.
Microsoft is adding a feature to Swiftkey that'll enable people to paste content from a Windows 10 PC on an iOS or Android device. The new cloud-based clipboard service is similar to a feature offered by Apple for copying content between Mac and iOS devices.
Earlier this month, ASUS unveiled two new budget notebooks powered by Intel Apollo Lake processors and Windows 10 Home operating system. Both laptops are part of the VivoBook lineup and feature an 11.6-inch display. Now, the company has unveiled a larger and more powerful member
Half a billion devices are using Windows 10 each month, Microsoft revealed during its Build developer conference. The operating system has been growing at about twice the rate of Windows 8. Windows 10 was at 200 million in January 2016 and it reached 270 million in March 2016.
Microsoft is cutting off support for the original version of Windows 10, which was released nearly two years ago in July 2015. Three large updates to the OS have rolled out to users since then. As of May 9, the first version is no longer being updated.
Windows 10 reached an install base of 200 million devices in January 2016. More than a year later, the operating system is now being used by around 300 million people each day. Microsoft says it's the best adoption rate it's ever seen for a Windows operating system.
Although Toshiba scaled back its PC business, they are still working on many new products and the latest one is the updated Portege X30, a business-class laptop. This ultra-portable laptop is now available from the company's website, CDW and through the organization's