Cheap Photoshop alternative Paint.NET to get Dark Theme support soon
After months of waiting, Paint.NET recently became available from the Microsoft Store. Paint.NET is image and photo editing application for PCs. It features an intuitive user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, spe...
Despite PC market decline Microsoft and Apple expected to dominate the industry in 2018
Analyst company Moody’s Investor Service claim that 2018 will be a good year for Microsoft and Apple despite the continuing decline in the PC industry as people are moving forward with portable devices instead of using PCs. ...
12 Days of Deals: Save $80 on an Xbox One S console and get a free select game
As part of Microsoft Store’s 12 Days of Deals promotion, you can now save $80 on an Xbox One S 500GB console, and also get a free select game of choice. This deal is available from both physical and online Microsoft retail s...
Microsoft gifts boy who gave up his Xbox One to help the homeless a new one
It’s the season for feelgood stories and there is none better than that of 9-year old Mikah Frye’s, who decided to give up his planned Christmas present of an Xbox One to buy 60 blankets for the homeless. As Mikah exp...
LastPass Password Manager now supports Edge for Android
One of the best reasons to use Edge for Android is to sync your desktop passwords to your phone, but some people may already be using a more sophisticated password manager. A few days ago a Program Manager for the Edge browser ann...
Top 5 games coming to Xbox One next week include Life is Strange: Before the Storm – Episode 3 and Boom ...
A handful of games release on Xbox One every week, ranging from AAA titles to lesser-known indie games. Xbox Wire compiles many of these releases, but misses a few and does not give any recommendations. Here are some of the game...
Snapchat finally realizes that ignoring Android was a disaster
Snapchat hasn’t had a very good year with their app as more and more people moved to other apps such as Instagram and WhatsApp (who has been copying their best features) to share stories. Now it seems as their own story has...
Oculus Rift with Touch controllers now only £349 in UK
In the summer Oculus announced a price drop for their Oculus Rift headset taking it to an astonishing $399 for the headset and controllers, around half the launch price of the bundle before the discount. Now that great price has c...
Oops! WhatsApp withdraws Windows Phone exclusive feature
We reported yesterday that Private Replies had come exclusively to the WhatsApp for Windows Phone beta. The feature was earlier only available on WhatsApp Web and not the iOS or Android versions of the app. It turns out that ei...
Hiccup cause delay in release of comprehensive Lumia jailbreak
Around 2 weeks ago we posted about a new jailbreak announced by Windows Phone hacker Heathcliff74 which would allow users to completely unlocked all Lumia windows phones, allowing users to install any software and have full acces...
Test finds Windows Defender merely “satisfactory”, far from best protection
When Microsoft launched Windows Defender as a general antivirus solution in Windows 8 bundled with all PCs it was thought that this would be the end of paid antivirus applications such as Kaspersky or Avast. It turned out these co...
12 Days of Deals: Save up to $500 on PCs and laptops at the Microsoft Store
As part of Microsoft Store’s 12 Days of Deals promotion, you can now save up to $500 on selected laptops and PCs at the Microsoft Store. This includes some really attractive devices such as the Dell XPS 13 and Samsung Galaxy...
Google abandons Project Tango, validates Apple’s approach
Back in 2014 Google launched Project Tango, a program which would see special depth-sensing sensors added to the back of phones and tablets to make them aware of their surroundings. The information could be used for navigation, ...
Chrome 64 beta tries to address auto-playing video but disappoints
Google is currently rolling out Chrome 63, with Chrome 64 in the beta channel. One of the main features of the new browser version is to address auto-playing video, a laudable goal particularly for those who browse news websites ...