Report: Facebook is developing its own built-from-scratch operating system
Right now, Facebook is at the mercy of Apple and Google to reach its billions of users. Since iOS and Android are the top mobile operating systems, Facebook is forced to develop apps for these platforms. If you are 3rd party devel...
Microsoft’s upcoming Windows Core OS visits Geekbench site
Rumors have been doing the rounds that Microsoft is going to showcase its foldable smartphone running Windows Core OS at the October 2 event. Now, it seems it’s more than just a rumor. Windows Core OS running on a virtual ma...
DirectX 12 is now available on Windows 7 proving that dreams do come true
by Lewis White
Microsoft is officially supporting DirectX 12 on Windows 7 despite Microsoft’s prior refusal. Currently, DX12 on Windows 7 is only available for Blizzard’s World of Warcraft. Microsoft is currently working alongside Bl...
Windows 10 finally overtakes Windows 7 in December 2016
by Greg Jordan
According to data from Statcounter, in the month of December, Windows 10 usage has finally surpassed that of Microsoft’s most popular OS, Windows 7. At least in the US. Windows 10 has grown to 26.9%, up from 26.29% from the ...
Microsoft announces the availability of Clear Linux OS on Azure
Microsoft today announced the availability of Clear Linux OS for Intel Architecture in Azure Marketplace. Clear Linux OS is an open source Linux distribution built for cloud and data center environments for maximum performance on ...
Microsoft confirms that Lumia devices will soon have 64-bit Windows 10 Mobile OS
Even though the latest Snapdragon processors support 64-bit OS, Microsoft is only installing only 32-bit version of Windows 10 Mobile on their Lumia devices and offering the same for other OEMs as well. Microsoft today confirmed t...
Microsoft Executive Talks About The Role Of Kinect Sensor In Xbox One’s Future
We all know what happened to Kinect sensor. When Microsoft announced Xbox One back in 2013, Kinect was an integral part of it. You won’t be able to buy Xbox One without Kinect and in fact the whole system was built around Kinect...
Microsoft Partners With Mesosphere To Bring Mesos’ Container Orchestration To Windows Server
Microsoft today announced that they are partnering with Mesosphere to bring the Windows Server ecosystem to the Mesos’ highly scalable and elastic container orchestration world by porting directly to Windows Server. Mesos is one...
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Tops The Most Influential Executives In The Technology Space
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was named the most influential executive in the technology space by Juniper Research. The rankings, which are based on Juniper’s assessment of key criteria including vision, innovation and personal ca...
It’s Official: The Next Version Of Windows Phone OS Will Be Called Windows 10 Mobile
Microsoft today revealed all the different editions in which Windows 10 will be available later this year. Read about it in detail here. We have seen Microsoft using different names for referring the next version of Windows Phone ...