Fall Creators Update already on more than half of all Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/28/fall-creators-update-already-on-more-than-half-of-all-windows-10-pcs/ Microsoft releases two big feature updates a year for Windows 10. 2017 saw the arrival of the Creators Update in April, followed by the Fall Creators Update in October. … Read more

Microsoft releases action-packed Windows 10 Redstone 4 build, with new Timeline and Sets features

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/19/microsoft-releases-action-packed-windows-10-build/ It’s been a whopping four weeks since Microsoft flighted a new Windows 10 Insider build. Given the software giant normally rolls out new builds on a weekly basis, it’s … Read more

Google Chrome finally arrives in Windows 10’s Store (kind of)

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/19/google-brings-chrome-to-windows-10-microsoft-store/ Google is notorious for its abysmal support of Windows 10’s app store. A quick search reveals that there are only two apps available from the company, both of which … Read more

Windows 10 included a password manager complete with massive password-stealing potential

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/17/windows-10-keeper-vulnerability/ Microsoft has been bundling a password manager that features a dangerous flaw with some versions of Windows 10, a Google security researcher has revealed. Tavis Ormandy noticed that his … Read more

Windows 10 gets native OpenSSH client and server

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/14/windows-10-native-openssh-client-server/ It’s quite interesting to see just how far Microsoft has come since Satya Nadella became CEO. The company has gotten out of its comfort zone and made its products more … Read more

Microsoft unveils the first Always Connected ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/05/always-connected-arm-powered-windows-10-pcs/ Today, at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit, Microsoft and Qualcomm officially unveiled the first ARM-powered Windows 10 laptops. These devices, referred to as Always Connected PCs, are always on, … Read more

Get ‘Windows 10: All-In-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition’ ($19 value) FREE for a limited time

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/05/get-windows-10-all-in-one-for-dummies-2nd-edition-19-value-free-for-a-limited-time/ Windows 10: All-In-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes all the guidance you need to make the most of this latest update of Windows. This freshly updated resource cuts through the … Read more

NetMarketShare: Windows 7 has been losing share faster than we thought

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/windows-7-losing-share-faster-than-thought/ Each month, analyst firm NetMarketShare releases numbers showing the state of the desktop operating system market, and we report on it. This month, it showed the gap between Windows … Read more

StatCounter: Windows 10 fails to overtake Windows 7, but edges slightly closer

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/01/statcounter-windows-10-fails-to-overtake-windows-7-but-edges-slightly-closer/ When StatCounter released its operating system usage share figures last month it showed the gap between Windows 7 and Windows 10 had narrowed significantly. It looked, based on that … Read more

Bad news for Windows 10 testers — you may not get access to all future features

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/28/bad-news-for-windows-10-testers/ Microsoft is working in earnest on the next feature update of Windows 10, codenamed Redstone 4. It’s already released a number of builds to Insiders in the Fast ring, … Read more

Fall Creators Update already on over 20 percent of Windows 10 PCs

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/28/windows-10-fall-creators-update-on-over-20-percent/ Microsoft released the Creators Update for Windows 10 back in April, but it was a glacial, and at times problematic, rollout. A fortnight after the initial launch, Microsoft warned … Read more