Windows 10 is likely to get a new Start menu without live tiles

Windows 10 is likely to get a new Start menu without live tiles

The glory days of live tiles, which was first introduced with metro-style Windows Phone 7, are over. By default, Start menu contains about two dozen live tiles that continuously pull information in real-time, but many of those live tiles are not displaying anything useful. While live tiles are gr……

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Windows Updates to get a major overhaul on Windows 10 X

Windows Updates to get a major overhaul on Windows 10 X

Windows 10 X, which is the new expression of Microsoft’s desktop operating system, comes with a redesigned Windows Update experience. According to Microsoft, Windows 10 X will allow users to install feature updates in a matter of seconds, and for the time being, the new Windows Update approach wou……

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The nifty improvements in Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1)

The nifty improvements in Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1)

In next year’s major update to Windows 10, codenamed 20H1 and also known as version 2004, users can expect several nifty improvements. Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1) reportedly finalized in December and Microsoft has no plans to add new features to the upcoming update as they have switched the fo……

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Microsoft to improve quality of Windows 10 driver updates

Microsoft to improve quality of Windows 10 driver updates

Image Courtesy: ExtremeTech From time to time, we’ve seen reports of Windows Update installing device drivers that are not compatible with the new versions of the OS. Windows Update automatically provides and install new drivers for hardware connected to your PC, such as audio, keyboard, mouse, or……

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Windows 10 preview update adds new Task Manager option

Windows 10 preview update adds new Task Manager option

Microsoft is rolling out a new Windows 10 preview update and it comes with a couple of minor new features. Windows 10 Build 19541 is available for testers in the Fast Ring of Windows Insider program and it includes a couple of minor improvements which may or may not ship in 2020. Windows 10 Build……

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Windows 10 20H1 to address high CPU and performance issues

Windows 10 20H1 to address high CPU and performance issues

Microsoft is introducing a new algorithm for the Windows Search indexer that makes it more efficient in terms of overall system performance, CPU and disk usage. The changes included in Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1) could finally address the complaints of high CPU and disk usage in the OS. Micros……

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Chrome is getting media playback controls on Windows 10

Chrome is getting media playback controls on Windows 10

Google has been working on a global media controls feature for Chrome that lets you control media content playing in the background. The feature allows you to control videos and music playing in Chrome right from your browser toolbar. Over the weekend, Google pushed out a silent change to Chrome ……

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Windows 10 is getting a easier way to update and install drivers

Windows 10 is getting a easier way to update and install drivers

Windows 10’s next major update scheduled for release in 2020 will feature a new way to update and install optional drivers. In the changelog of Windows 10 Build 19536, Microsoft has confirmed that the firm is still working on an easier way to install drivers and monthly non-security quality update……

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You can run both Microsoft Edge simultaneously on Windows 10

You can run both Microsoft Edge simultaneously on Windows 10

Microsoft has said that the new Chromium-based Edge browser will be available for Windows 10, Windows 7, and macOS starting January 15, 2020. Microsoft will offer standalone installer of Microsoft Edge for all supported platforms, but the new Edge will be bundled with Windows 10 as well. This mea……

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New Android phones in Turkey will lack Google apps

New Android phones in Turkey will lack Google apps

Consumers in Turkey face the prospect of missing out on Google apps in new Android devices released within the country. The move comes after regulators ruled that contract changes Google made with its Turkish business partners were not acceptable. Turkey’s competition authority opened a probe int……

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Windows 10 gets phone calls support via Android

Windows 10 gets phone calls support via Android

Jumping back and forth between your Windows PC and Android smartphone can be annoying. Microsoft has created Your Phone app for Windows 10, so you don’t need to keep the phone around when you have to carry on a conversation, view photos and notifications. Microsoft’s Your Phone app is an app that……

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