Windows 10

edge

Windows 10 Is Testing a Feature That Prompts Users to Try Edge When Installing Chrome

Windows' October update might come with some surprises designed to dissuade you from using browsers Microsoft doesn’t own.
Matthew Gault
9.12.18
Infosec

Windows 10’s Built-In Linux Shell Could Be Abused to Hide Malware, Researchers Say

'Bashware' is a clever new type of malware that major antivirus programs can't detect.
Lucian Constantin
9.11.17
arduino

Someone Turned Halo's Cortana Into a Holographic Assistant

Device uses "Pepper's Ghost" technique to provide the illusion of three dimensions.
Leif Johnson
5.11.17
accessibility

Microsoft Testing Speech-to-Text Accessibility Feature in ‘Halo Wars 2’

The plan is for more games to get this option in the future, too.
Patrick Klepek
3.16.17
Gaming

Windows 10 Store Refunds ‘Call of Duty’ Player Because Nobody's Playing It

PC gamers who bought the game from the Windows 10 Store can’t play with everyone else
Matthew Gault
11.5.16
short circuit

Microsoft’s New Direction All Started With the Kinect

Widely written off as a failure, Microsoft's 6-year-old gaming peripheral set the stage for the Surface Studio and more.
Nicholas Deleon
10.26.16
short circuit

Why Microsoft Is Under Fire from One of PC Gaming’s Most Important Publishers

Epic Games has accused Microsoft of abusing the Windows Store to control the future of PC gaming for its own benefit.
Nicholas Deleon
3.4.16
Gaming

Windows 10's Killer App? Xbox One Games

Buyers of the upcoming action game Quantum Break will be able to play it on both Xbox One and Windows 10.
Leif Johnson
2.14.16
short circuit

Here’s Why Microsoft is Automatically Downloading Windows 10 Onto PCs

The latest operating system is now just the click of a mouse away from being installed on PCs around the world.
Nicholas Deleon
2.2.16
microsoft

Your Next CPU Upgrade Might Force You to Get Windows 10

Microsoft claims older systems simply don't work well with Intel's new processors.
Leif Johnson
1.17.16
microsoft

Here's How To Stop Those 'Get Windows 10' Popups

Microsoft’s nagware comes across as a little desperate.
Jon Christian
12.19.15
software

Windows 10 Will Automatically Download to Your PC Next Year

Don't worry, you still have to give your permission for it to actually install.
Nicholas Deleon
10.30.15
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