Windows 10 Cloud does allow apps from outside Windows Store (UWP apps)

Windows 10 Cloud Does Allow Non-Windows-Store Apps, But Not For Now

A deep dig by Digital Trends revealed some very interesting facts about the new, yet-to-be-released lightweight version of Windows 10, called Windows 10 Cloud.The preview version of Windows 10 Cloud was installed on a...
Autonomous Vehicle Technology - A Peek Into the Past and Future

Autonomous Vehicle Technology: Are We There Yet? [Infographic]

Autonomous vehicle technology is one of the most fastest growing sub-sectors within the automobile industry today. Along with developments in electric vehicle and alternative fuel technologies, self-driving car projects form the nucleus of modern...
Strong average revenue per user (ARPU) growth from Facebook in Q4 2016 earnings report

Why Facebook’s Rockstar Q4 Earnings is Not All Good News

During the third quarter earnings call, which happened in the first week of November 2016, Facebook’s CFO David M. Wehner said “we continue to expect that ad load will play a less significant factor...
IDC data for Q4 2016 smartphone market share by vendor

Apple and Samsung Run Neck to Neck in Smartphone Market Share 2016 (Q4), IDC...

Earlier this month research firm IDC reported on the state of the global smartphone market share by vendor for Q4 2016, and the results are very interesting for several reasons. International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide...
Facebook and Google to help France fight fake news stories and false reports during its elections in April and May 2017

Google and Facebook to Help France Fight Fake News Ahead of Elections 2017

In collaboration with Google and Facebook, several news organizations in France are seeking to fight the problem of fake news ahead of their elections that will be held in April and May 2017.The initiative...
Windows 10 Creators Update vs. Redstone 3 - which is more important for Microsoft?

Windows 10 Creators Update or Redstone 3 – Which is More Crucial for Microsoft?

Over several recent articles, we've spoken about why Windows 10 Creators Update was crucial to Microsoft, Windows 10 adoption rates and the whole Surface device experience.Meanwhile, another, even bigger and more significant update is...
Unlocked Moto Z devices in the U.S. are getting android 7.0 nougat with november security patch level

Unlocked Moto Z Owners in the U.S. are Getting their Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Over the weekend, US owners of unlocked Moto Z smartphones have finally been getting the Android 7.0 Nougat update that's already on Verizon-locked Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid since November 2016.Those...
Google Chrome 56, coming in January 2017, will flag HTTP sites as NOT SECURE

Google Chrome 56 is Tagging http:// Websites as Not Secure. Is it Misleading?

When Google announced in September 2016 that it would eventually start flagging all http:// sites that collect sensitive information as "not secure", everyone thought it was a great idea. Users could now rely on...
Microsoft Azure cloud computing

How Big is Microsoft Azure, and Is It Any Match for the Almighty AWS...

How Big is Microsoft Azure, Really? That’s a question that can only be answered by Microsoft. The Redmond giant does not give out revenue numbers specific to its Infrastructure as a Service offering, Azure...but it...
Microsoft name board

The New Microsoft is Here, All Cloud and SaaS and a Lot Less of...

The last time Microsoft reported positive quarterly revenue growth was way back in the third quarter of 2015. Nearly two years - and eight quarters - later, Microsoft announced that its revenue grew by...
Apple iPhone India manufacturing

Apple to Start Making iPhone Units in India, Minister for IT/Biotech Confirms

Although Apple did not give any confirmation of the plan, Priyank Kharge, State Minister for Information Technology and Biotechnology, has stated that Apple will begin iPhone manufacturing at a facility in India by April...
Surface Phone needs Windows 10 Creators Update. Why?

Surface Phone Really Needs Windows 10 Creators Update to be a Major Hit –...

For a while now we've been discussing the Surface Phone and how Windows 10 is critical to the product's success in the market. With all the latest preview builds of Windows 10 Creators Update...
Amazon and Chase launch Amazon Prime Visa Signature Card

Amazon and Chase Launch Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card for Amazon Prime Members

Amazon and Chase introduced a new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card last month, which allows you to get 5% cash back on all purchases on Amazon purchases. In addition, cardholders will get rewards...
IBM cognitive solutions and hybrid cloud computing services

IBM Crosses Yet Another Milestone in Cloud Computing and Cognitive Solutions

Big Blue is the dark horse in the cloud computing segment. 105-year-old IBM has been under constant scrutiny, with its own past performance weighing heavily on the company. IBM was also a bit late...
AWS (Amazon Web Services) - cloud computing

Amazon AWS Still Leads Cloud Computing in 2017, 1000 Services Added

Amazon Web Services, or AWS, the current king of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), has once again proved that their leadership position remains undisputed. AWS continued its tradition of posting quarterly sequential growth during...
Amazon, Microsoft, IBM cloud revenues 2016

How Amazon, Microsoft and IBM are Shaping the Cloud Computing Industry

The cloud computing industry surged strongly in 2016, and if the last quarter of 2016 is anything to go by, 2017 holds a lot of promise for the segment as a whole, especially for...
Why Windows 10 Creators Update is critical to several Microsoft initiatives

3 Reasons Why the Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update Bug Bash is a Big...

Yesterday, Microsoft launched another much-hyped Bug Bash for Windows 10 Creators Update for developers and Insiders.But that's been extensively reported as a news piece. What I'd like to get into is why this is significant...
Apple Logo - Apple Music

What Will Apple Do in VR?

If you’ve paid much attention to tech rumors for 2017, you’ve probably noticed there’s a heavy focus on virtual reality (VR) again. Much of the conversation seems to revolve around what types of experiences...
Windows 10 market share of desktop OS finally crosses 25 percent

Windows 10 is Inching Along, January 2017 Shows 25.3% Desktop OS Market Share

Finally, after more than a year and a half since its official launch, Windows 10 has managed to cross 25% market share in desktop operating systems.Data from NetMarketShare shows that the latest Windows OS is...
Windows 10 Cloud, or Windows Cloud, is a lighter version of Windows 10 that exclusively runs UWP apps from Microsoft Store

What is Windows 10 Cloud? Leaked Screenshots Show UWP-only Restriction

Soon after a clue was discovered about the existence of a Windows 10 Cloud version of Microsoft's latest operating system, image leaks of screenshots from the supposed Windows 10 Cloud - or, simply, Windows...