Microsoft’s Chromium powered Edge will fix one of Edge’s overlooked issues
Late last year, Microsoft decided to move Edge away from its own native Edge HTML engine to a more mainstream Chromium Engine. The benefits of this included more widespread support for the browser and more crucially, faster update...
Developer Niels Laute envisions a better looking WCOS/Santorini shell called ModernOS
Windows Core OS is the stripped-down, modular version of Windows Microsoft, that intends to power the next generation of their devices, including laptops and 2-in-1s. We reported in March this year that Microsoft was abandoning ...
Microsoft Q4 FY19 Earnings: Office 365 commercial seats grow 23%
Microsoft today announced Q4 FY19 earnings results with a revenue of $33.7 billion and operating income of $12.4 billion. Microsoft reported that Office commercial products and cloud services revenue increased 14% (up 16% in const...
Cortana Beta update now available for Windows 10 Insiders
Late last month, Microsoft released Cortana as a standalone app in the Microsoft Store in order to release more frequent app updates, which are independent of the Windows 10 update schedule; but the app wasn’t yet available ...
Developer fixes 7 year old Windows volume overlay issue in only a few hours
There is gathering momentum around calls for Microsoft to redesign the volume overlay in Windows 10. Originally designed for Windows 8, the overlay has multiple issues, including a dated design, and no clear way to dismiss the p...
Microsoft will notify users when Windows 10 version reaches end-of-support
A couple of months back we reported that Microsoft has been working on an automated system to notify users when Windows 7 reaches its end-of-support life. Back then the feature was limited to Windows 7 as the OS is reaching end-of...
Microsoft suspends Windows 10 1903 Update for Surface Book 2 due to the dGPU issue
Last month we reported that Surface Book 2 is having issues with the latest Windows 10 1903 update. At the time of reporting, we had noticed complains on Reddit and Twitter surrounding the GPU on Surface Book 2. Microsoft has ackn...
Microsoft fixes more issues with the Windows 10 May 2019 update
The Windows 10 May 2019 Update (version 1903) turned out to be quietly quite problematic, with hardware and software compatibility issues arising, with the main saving grace the slow and careful roll-out of the update. Microsoft h...