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Computing, Operating Systems, Software & Applications

Chromium-based Edge gets dark mode for Windows 7 and 8.1, plus other tweaks

July 19, 2019

Via: Techradar

Chromium-based Edge has received some further useful additions, including the introduction of dark mode for users on Windows 7 and 8.1. As you may recall, back in June when the revamped Edge was first launched for Windows 7 and 8.1 […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft brings passwordless sign-in option to Windows 10 preview

July 11, 2019

Via: TechSpot

The Redmond firm has announced a number of new features in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18936, the most significant being an option to “make your devices passwordless.” By going to Settings > Accounts > Sign-in options and toggling the […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft’s next major Windows update will be less disruptive

July 2, 2019

Via: TechSpot

The Windows 10 May update did bring a lot of feature improvements including a native variable refresh rate setting, a light theme, better control over updates and improved Windows Hello. But like previous iterations, the latest version also brought a […]


Computing, Operating Systems

More evidence of Windows 10’s new rounded look emerges

June 5, 2019

Via: Techradar

Windows 10 making the move from sharp edges to rounded corners with its interface is looking a more likely prospect given the emergence of further evidence that this is Microsoft’s plan. This news comes via an official proposal posted on […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Back to My Mac killed in all versions of macOS

June 3, 2019

Via: Techradar

Apple has made it clear that it’s ditching the Back to My Mac service from not just macOS Mojave, as had already been announced, but also previous versions of the desktop operating system, when July rolls around. Back to My […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft envisions a modern Windows OS that seamlessly updates in the background

May 29, 2019

Via: TechSpot

On Tuesday, Microsoft’s keynote at Computex revealed how the company is looking to adapt to new types of devices. As the industry continues to innovate with variants on the traditional PC and laptop such as Intel’s dual-screen gaming laptop, Microsoft […]


Computing, Operating Systems

How to get the Windows 10 May 2019 Update right now

May 22, 2019

Via: The Verge

Microsoft’s Windows 10 May 2019 Update is available this week and ready to download. After an extended month of testing, Microsoft is making its latest Windows 10 update available for anyone to install. The Windows 10 May 2019 Update includes […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Every Chromebook launched in 2019 will run Linux ‘right out of the box’

May 10, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Linux is a fantastic operating system, and as a result, it’s the go-to choice for many power users or those who simply don’t care for Windows 10. Given some of the major issues Microsoft’s latest OS has — such as […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Operating Systems

Apple is planning big software updates at WWDC, including iOS Dark Mode and iPad apps on the Mac

May 6, 2019

Via: The Verge

Apple traditionally shows off updates to its iOS, Mac, and smartwatch software at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). This year’s conference begins on June 3rd, and according to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, the company has a […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Windows Lite release date, news and features

May 2, 2019

Via: Techradar

Windows Lite, a lightweight version of Microsoft’s operating system that’s designed to run on low-powered devices, has been in the works for a while now. Back in 2018, Microsoft was working on a lightweight version of Windows codenamed Polaris, intended […]