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Two Awesome New Microsoft Edge Extensions for Power Downloaders and YouTube Fanatics

Microsoft Edge, the default web browser on Windows 10, has two new extensions: GetThemAll (GTA) and Enhancer for YouTube.  Last year, Microsoft had spoken about extensions for Edge, but not many quality ones were released since then. After a long...
Beam game streaming and broadcasting on Xbox One

What to Buy: Xbox One, Xbox One S or Wait for Xbox Scorpio?

Microsoft is going all out in the gaming segment after Phil Spencer took over in 2014. Current products include Xbox One and XBox One S. The Xbox Scorpio, of course, is the more advanced of...
Microsoft Cloudyn acquisition

Why Microsoft’s Strategic Acquisition of Cloudyn Makes Solid Business Sense

Microsoft announced last week that it has agreed to buy Cloudyn, an Israel-based company that provides automated cloud monitoring, analytics and optimization for customers.It is an extremely interesting acquisition for Microsoft because Cloudyn can...

Microsoft Could Pay Users Millions of Dollars to Switch to Edge (Default Browser on...

If you're already on Windows 10 you could be one of the millions of people eligible to get money from Microsoft. According to Michelle Meyers of CNET, three-quarters of all Windows 10 users never...
Microsoft Edge Security

Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 to Get Cloud-based Security Feature, Get it Now

Last September, Microsoft announced a revolutionary feature for its Windows 10 browser, Microsoft Edge. That feature, called Windows Defender Application Guard, is now available on the latest Insider Preview Build 16188 for PC that...
WikiLeaks document leaks show CIA's extensive hacking capabilities

WikiLeaks Document Leaks Show CIA’s and NSA’s Extensive Hacking Capabilities

The CIA, together with the National Security Agency and certain "friendly" foreign governments, have an extensive array of hacking methods and targets that include some of the most popular consumer-based technologies, including iOS, Android...
Universal Windows Platform, Universal Apps, UWP App

What is Microsoft’s Universal Windows Platform (UWP) and What is a UWP App?

As part of Microsoft's push towards the Continuum effort, the company wants all of its apps to be compatible across multiple types of devices with different screen sizes, input types and so on.It actually...
Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15063.11

Windows 10 Gets Cumulative Update for PC, Build 15063.11 (KB4106250) Ahead of April 11...

As we get closer to the public release of Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft has pushed out a cumulative update (KB4106250) that brings the current version to 1703 Build 15063.11.The ISO files have already...
Marketing the Surface Phone

Microsoft’s Surface Phone Efforts Could Be Destroyed By Bad Marketing

Microsoft's marketing efforts leave a lot to be desired. While the company is known for its aggressive promotional and sales strategies, they don't always go down well with the average consumer. When it comes to...
Windows 10 Mobile CShell Continuum

Windows 10 Mobile, Continuum, CShell, Surface Phone: Different Stories, Same Plot

Two years after Microsoft introduced Continuum for Windows smartphones, the project is still waiting to deliver the experience that was initially promised. Continuum was supposed to bring a desktop-like experience to mobile computing, but...
Why upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1

Why Upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1? Is it Still...

If you're among the 50.06% of desktop PC users that are still with Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you've probably thought about doing an upgrade to Windows 10 at least a few times. Perhaps scary news...

Satya Nadella: Transforming Microsoft or Reaffirming Bill Gates’s Vision?

 Satya Nadella, the Hyderabad-born 49-year-old MBA from Booth School of Business, Chicago, has turned Microsoft’s world upside down. But has he, really - or is it a mere adaptation of the older visions of...
MS Paint Paint 3D

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Kills MS Paint, Long Live Paint 3D

After 32 years of being the default bitmap application for Windows, Microsoft Paint (MS Paint) is finally being deprecated in the next major version of Windows: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Its successor is...
Microsoft Excel Mobile has more MAUs than Google Sheets on Android

Microsoft Excel Mobile App Beats Google Sheets on Usage within Android User Base

Companies don't like to give you their numbers. They just don't. We still don't know how much money Microsoft makes from its infrastructure service - Azure - or how much money its cloud services...
Lifetime sales - Microsoft Xbox One, Sony PS4 and Nintendo Wii U

Microsoft Xbox One, One S Sales On Fire. Can They Catch Up to Sony...

Xbox is one of Microsoft’s major products, and the lynchpin of Microsoft’s gaming enterprise. Launched in 2001, the console has been in the market for nearly 15 years and is still going strong.According...