Microsoft releases Windows 10 Spring Creators Update Build 17107 for the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/23/microsoft-releases-windows-10-spring-creators-update-build-17107-for-the-fast-ring/ We’re edging ever closer to the release of the next big Windows 10 feature update. Rumored to be called the Spring Creators Update, it includes a number of high … Read more

Fall Creators Update now on 85 percent of Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/22/fall-creators-update-now-on-85-percent-of-windows-10-pcs/ It won’t be too long now until the next big feature update for Windows 10 rolls out. Expected to be called the Spring Creators Update, this introduces a number … Read more

Just one percent of NHS trusts have migrated to Windows 10

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/20/just-one-percent-of-nhs-trusts-have-migrated-to-windows-10/ Last year, the UK’s National Health Service was hit hard by the WannaCry/WannaCrypt ransomware attack that went on to infect computers around the world. The attack was so bad … Read more

Windows Phone already sucks, but Microsoft is making it even worse by killing notifications

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/19/windows-phone-notifications/ Windows Phone can be chalked up as yet another failure for Microsoft. Consumers hated it, and as a result, developers avoided it. It joins other disastrous Microsoft projects like … Read more

Microsoft Edge vulnerability exposed as Microsoft misses Google’s Project Zero disclosure deadline

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/19/project-zero-microsoft-edge-acg-bypass-bug/ Google has revealed details of a security vulnerability in Microsoft Edge before a patch has been produced. Through Project Zero, Google notified Microsoft about a bug in the browser’s … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 4 Build 17101 for the Fast ring and Redstone 5 Build 17604 for Skip Ahead

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/14/new-windows-10-redstone-4-and-5-builds/ Windows 10 Insider Preview builds have been arriving much less frequently with the Redstone 4 branch than with Redstone 3 (Fall Creators Update), but as we get nearer to … Read more

Microsoft to bring Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection to Windows 7 and 8.1

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/12/windows-defender-advanced-protection-windows-7-8/ Formerly a Windows 10 exclusive, Microsoft today announced that Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) is coming to Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. That’s not to say that the … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 4 Build 17093 to the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/07/windows-10-redstone-4-build-17093/ When Microsoft was working on what became the Fall Creators Update, we typically saw weekly builds rolling out to Insiders on the Fast ring. With the Redstone 4 branch … Read more

Installing Skype On Linux Is Much Easier Now!

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/installing-skype-linux-much-easier-now/ Skype requires no introduction! It is one of the popular telecommunication application for making voice and video calls, sending text messages, sharing your screen, photos, videos, documents, and files … Read more

Microsoft extends Windows 10 support and makes Office 2019 a Windows 10 exclusive

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/02/microsoft-extends-windows-10-support-reveals-office-2019/ If you’re thinking about upgrading to Office 2019 when it is released in the second half of 2018, you’ll have to make sure that you have upgraded to Windows … Read more

NetMarketShare: Windows 10 still some way behind Windows 7

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/01/netmarketshare-windows-10-some-way-behind-windows-7/ If you believe StatCounter’s numbers, Windows 10 finally overtook Windows 7 in January. However, if you tend to trust NetMarketShare’s monthly desktop operating system figures more, well, then it … Read more

StatCounter: Windows 10 finally overtakes Windows 7

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/01/statcounter-windows-10-finally-overtakes-windows-7/ Every month, StatCounter reports on the state of the desktop operating system market. Since October last year, the analyst company’s figures have shown the gap between Windows 10 and … Read more

Windows Defender to root out dodgy registry cleaners and system optimization tools

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/01/windows-defender-kills-scary-software/ Microsoft is taking a firmer line with misleading system utilities and tools that try to scare users into paying for software. An update to Windows Defender means that software … Read more

Fall Creators Update on nearly 75 percent of all Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/25/fall-creators-update-on-nearly-75-percent-of-all-windows-10-pcs/ The Windows 10 Creators Update rollout was a bit of a mess. Shortly after it launched, Microsoft warned people not to install it, and a quarter of Windows 10 … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 4 Build 17083 with Timeline improvements and privacy enhancements

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/24/windows-10-redstone-4-build-17083-with-timeline-improvements/ Windows Insiders have got used to Fast ring releases arriving at a slower pace lately, but it looks as if Microsoft might be stepping on the gas once more, … Read more