How to disable the Windows 10 welcome screen after updates
With the Windows 10 Creator’s Update rolling out from last week, there’s a long install period followed by an welcome screen with Microsoft’s highlighted features. Not everyone is a fan of those welcome pages, in...
How to play Google Play Movies and TV shows on your Xbox One
While Microsoft has a built in Movies and TV app for playing media purchased from Microsoft’s stores on your Xbox, people are more likely to purchase content on their phone using either the Google Play Store or iTunes. While...
How to hide the App List on Windows 10
Windows 10 offers a variety of customisation options, letting users take their PC their own, with theming options available from the Creators Update and custom accent theme colours also present. Now, the Start Menu is an iconic pa...
How to configure your precision touchpad in Windows 10
Apple’s Macbooks previously had an advantage over their Windows trackpads when it came to their touchpads. While Windows touchpads were often clunky, plastic and irritating, Macs had large glass spacious ones which allowed...
How to use Chrome to turn your favourite Google web-apps into Windows 10 apps
Like other desktop operating systems, Microsoft’s Windows 10 doesn’t ship with Google app support, and that’s a shame for most people. This means popular apps like Google Play Music, Google Photos, Inbox by Gmail and ot...
How to fix a bootlooping Windows Phone
Last night, Microsoft accidentally released a disastrous update for Windows 10 Mobile devices, insider and non-insider likewise. This update was unintentional and consisted of builds ranging from iot builds to Xbox insider builds ...
Here’s how to fix that annoying command prompt popup window in Windows
by Sean Chan
There’s a really annoying issue in Office that’s been bugging a lot of users recently. The issue results in a command prompt window popping up every hour — it may not sound too annoying at first, but if you play ...
How to replace Google Assistant with Cortana on the Galaxy S8 and other Android phones
Microsoft’s Cortana wants to be your smart assistant everywhere you turn Windows, Android or iOS. With the new Windows 10 Creators Update and the upcoming Fall Creators Update, Android users get more out of Windows 10 if t...
Life with Microsoft Edge: How to make use of Edge’s nifty research features
Earlier this week, Microsoft launched Windows 10 S – a Streamlined version of Windows 10 Pro which focuses on squeezing battery life and performance out of devices ranging from the most modest of PCs to the highest specced m...