Amazon announces the new Echo Show 8, Echo Show 5, and the first Echo Show 5 Kids
Amazon today announced new Echo Show devices—the new Echo Show 8, Echo Show 5, and the first Echo Show 5 Kids. These new Echo devices feature improved cameras, better displays and more. Read about them in detail below. Echo Show...
Microsoft To Do to get a revamped list sharing feature next month
Microsoft is currently working on a plethora of new features for its task management app, Microsoft To Do. One of the features that the company is currently working on is a revamp of the list sharing in To Do. The revamp includes ...
Microsoft releases PowerToys v0.37.2 with fix for Explorer crash
Microsoft today released PowerToys v0.37.2. The stability update brings fixes for crashes discovered in testing, including one which would cause Explorer to restart. PowerToys v0.37.2 brings: #11068 – Power Rename freezes &...
Doorbuster Deal: Get Microsoft Surface Duo for just $699 and get LG truly wireless earbuds worth $116.99 for f...
Microsoft Surface Duo features an iconic super-thin design with dual screens designed for effortless multitasking and productivity. You can now get a Microsoft Surface Duo 128GB model for just $699 from BuyDig.com. In addition to...
Microsoft Outlook for Apple Watch gets support for suggested replies, dictation
Microsoft is now rolling out an update to the Outlook app for Apple Watch. Taking app the app version to 4.2119.0, the update adds the ability to quickly send replies to your email on your Apple Watch with suggested replies, dicta...
Microsoft’s Threat and Vulnerability Management capabilities now cover Linux PCs
Microsoft yesterday announced that its Threat and Vulnerability Management capabilities now cover Linux PCs, in addition to macOS and Windows. Microsoft also mentioned that support for Android and iOS devices are coming this summe...
Hope for Huawei as US reportedly planning to remove Xiaomi from Black List
In the dying days of the Trump administration popular Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi was added to the “Communist Chinese Military Companies” list via executive order. The 15/1/2021 declaration makes it illegal for U...
Must try – Chromecast support for Microsoft OneDrive for Android now rolling out
We reported around a month ago that Microsoft has added support for casting media in your OneDrive app to any Chromecast-capable device. It appears that the feature has taken some time to roll out, but today users are reporting th...
Fortnite might be getting a new mode called Daybreak
by Alex Atkin
According to files added in the 16.40 patch, as spotted by Eurogamer, it looks like Fortnite is going to be getting a sandbox survival mode, no not that Save the World one, this one’s new and called Daybreak. This new game mode ...
Xbox Insiders can now register to reserve an Xbox Series X|S
by Alex Atkin
Microsoft has announced today that Xbox Insiders in the United States can register for a chance to reserve a next-gen console through the “Console Purchase Pilot” program. The program should help to curb the scalping menace ...
HTC VIVE has launched two new VR headsets at its VIVECON 2021 event
HTC VIVE has launched two new VR headsets formally at its VIVECON 2021 event – HTC’s global VR conference which took place today. The first headset, the HTC VIVE Pro 2 is a more consumer-focused head-mounted display- provi...
EX255650: Outlook desktop users are having issues viewing email content (work around)
Microsoft is reporting that some users of the Outlook desktop mail app are having difficulty viewing the content of email sent to them. DownDetector shows a big spike in users reporting issues. The issue has been ongoing for the l...
You can now run Microsoft SQL Server on AWS Outposts
Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced the general availability of Amazon RDS for SQL Server on AWS Outposts. AWS Outposts is an on-premises IT as a service (ITaaS) platform from Amazon Web Services (AWS). Outposts, which acts...
Deal Alert: Microsoft Surface Pro 6 i7 is $404 cheaper today
Amazon is offering a massive $404.3 discount on the Surface Pro 6. The Surface Pro 6 with the i7 processor, 16GB RAM, 512GB storage is now available only at a price point of $1,494.97, down from $1,899 — that’s roughly a...
It’s Patch Tuesday: Here’s what’s new and fixed for your version of Windows 10
It’s once again Patch Tuesday, and Microsoft has released a new set of updates and fixes for all supported versions of Windows 10. For Windows 10 1909 (the November 2019 update) this will be the last update, and users still ...
Microsoft releases Windows Holographic version 21H1 update for HoloLens 2 devices
Microsoft today announced the release of Windows Holographic, version 21H1 for HoloLens 2 devices. This update comes with several improvements including the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser, improved settings app, ...
Microsoft, Apple and Amazon call on government to fund $50 billion US-based chip fab
A coalition which includes Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Apple, Google, AT&T, Cisco Systems, General Electric, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), and Verizon and interestingly not Intel (together the Semiconductors in America Coali...