Survey finds Windows Updates cause problems for 50% of users, some serious
For some years now many pundits have complained that Microsoft’s Windows Insider program is not good enough to detect serious bugs in the twice-yearly Windows Updates, leading to significant end-user issues when these are e...
Microsoft announces several new Outlook features for Windows, Mac, web, and mobile
Microsoft last night announced several new features for Outlook on Windows, Mac, web, and mobile. Some of the new features include Bill Pay reminders, suggested event locations and meeting rooms, ability to sync draft folders and ...
How to control background download bandwidth speed in Windows 10
Bandwidth (in this case) is the term for used to determine how much connectivity priority is given to a running activity on your PC. The more bandwidth an activity has, the faster it can progress, and vice versa. Microsoft has add...
Microsoft Bing announces improved intelligent search features
Back in December last year, Microsoft Bing announced several new intelligent search features powered by AI technologies. Today, Microsoft announced improvements to those features, and also announced new scenarios that get you to y...
Microsoft Teams updated with new app gallery, improved search and command shortcuts
Microsoft today released new updates for Microsoft Teams with redesigned app gallery, improved search features, support for command shortcuts and more. Read about them below. In general, when we want to discuss about some content ...
Windows Server Build 17074 released with improved Storage Spaces Direct and Failover Clustering for Insiders
Microsoft yesterday released new Windows Server Insider Build 17074 to Insiders. It is a preview build of the next Semi-Annual Channel release of Windows Server. This build comes with improvements to Storage Spaces Direct and F...
Microsoft announces new capabilities and enhancements to Dynamics 365 for Retail
At the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual show last week, Microsoft announced several new capabilities and enhancements to Dynamics 365 for Retail. Microsoft claims that these new features provide tools for retailers to c...
NVIDIA releases updates to fix Meltdown and Spectre exploits
NVIDIA, the world’s leading desktop graphics chip vendor today announced the release of security updates to mitigate the aspects of Meltdown and Spectre exploits which was revealed last week. NVIDIA’s GeForce, Quadro, ...
Microsoft breaks Windows Update for Windows 7 early with error 80248015
One day Microsoft will stop offering updates for Windows 7. That day was not meant to be for a few years, but it seems Microsoft is delivering a taste early, as many Windows 7 users are reporting not being able to update their o...
Microsoft releases cumulative updates for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile
Microsoft has rolled out a November update to PCs and phones running the Windows 10 Creators Update and the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The main knowledge base article for this is KB4048954, which contains a list of the chang...
Microsoft is fixing its broken status options for the new Skype
Microsoft’s last big update to Skype was received by the world as well as an ant on a picnic table, for many different reasons. One of those reasons was the nature of the changes to Skype’s traditional status feature....