Security researchers have shown that having Microsoft Cortana enabled on the Windows lock screen could be a security risk. In such a configuration, users could compromise a system or lead to or impersonate a user using credentials stored in the browser cache.
In this article we will outline the cumulative updates for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2008. There are numerous fixes and security updates resolved with these updates, so it is strongly advised that everyone install them as soon as possible.
Microsoft has started rolling out new cumulative updates for Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803) and Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (version 1709). The update fixes a variety of issues in Windows 10.
Microsoft's monthly Patch Tuesday security updates are out, and for August 2018, the Redmond-based OS maker has fixed 60 security flaws, including two zero-days under active attacks.
You can always tell when Microsoft is getting close to finishing a major update as they start to release Windows 10 Insider Preview builds that do not contain any new features and are comprised of only bug fixes and minor improvements. Such is the case with today's release of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17738.
A new job posting on LinkedIn has given us a closer look at Windows Core development plans. The job post for a Software Engineering Manager was posted almost 11 days ago and it's all about Windows Core OS.
Today, a report has revealed that Google wants to bring Microsoft's Windows 10 support to Chromebooks. Reports indicate that the company is working on a new project called "Campfire" that would allow Chromebook owners to dual boot Windows 10 and Crome OS.
Microsoft has released another Windows 10 "19H1" build, as the company has started to work on the next major feature update for its operating system. It comes with the same changes as the latest build for Windows 10 Redstone 5 (also known as Windows 10 October 2018 Update).
Today Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17735 (Redstone 5) to Insiders on the Fast Ring. This build does not contain any new features and appears to be just a bug fix build as Microsoft gets the upcoming Redstone 5 feature update ready to be released.
Microsoft just released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17733 to Insiders in the Fast Ring. The main improvement in this build, is the finalized version of the Dark Theme for File Explorer. Otherwise, it is mostly bug fixes and minor improvements as Microsoft continues to finalize the development of the Redstone 5 is released.
Microsoft today announced a new add-in for Skype that integrates Spotify into a conversation. Microsoft says that the new feature/add-in is currently available for Skype Insiders in the US.
A recent Windows 10 Insider Feedback Hub quest revealed that Microsoft is developing a new throwaway sandboxed desktop feature called "InPrivate Desktop". This feature will allow administrators to run untrusted executables in a secure sandbox without fear that it can make any changes to the operating system or system's files.
Launched back in 2017, WhatsApp Desktop is a Windows 10 app that acts as a wrapper for the WhatsApp web version and it can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store. Facebook-owned WhatsApp has just rolled a new update that aims to stop the spread of fake news by restricting the amount of people you can forward a message.
Microsoft has just started rolling out a new update for Windows 10 Mail app that adds the highly-anticipated inking feature. This feature was previously being tested in Windows Insider builds, but Microsoft has added the inking support to the default Mail app in Windows 10 for everyone and allows users to draw their emails.
The free Windows Timeline Support extension was removed from the Google Chrome Web Store due to violating Mcirosoft's trademark in using the word "Windows".
After it was released for Windows 10 last month, the new dark theme option for Microsoft To Do is now rolling out to Android devices. The latest update for Microsoft To-Do (beta) on Android bumps it to version 1.37.7599 and you can download it from the Google Play Store.
Microsoft has granted a reprieve and in a Microsoft answers forum post spotted by Thurrot.com, Microsoft has officially pushed back the date that Skype Classic will no longer function. They are also looking to bring back some iteration of the Compact View mode that allows you to have individual windows for each chat.
Microsoft has brought their remote app install feature to the Windows 10 Microsoft Store app and has officially called it "Push to Install".
Today Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17730 (Redstone 5) to the Insiders on the Fast Ring. This build continues to enhance the Your Phone experience with Android photo synching and iOS "Continue on your PC" being enabled. This build also introduces HTTP/2 to Edge and with Cubic TCP congestion handler.
Microsoft has just released a new update for the Outlook app on Android that adds the highly-anticipated do-not-disturb feature.