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Operating systems, Others, Windows

Forget macOS — it’s Chrome OS vs. Windows for desktop domination

February 26, 2021

Via: Computerworld

I’ve been saying for ages now that Google’s Chrome OS would become Microsoft’s Windows top competitor. I had the timing wrong, but my prediction that “most of us will be moving to cloud-oriented operating systems” is finally coming true. According […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft announces perpetually-licensed Office 2021 for Windows and macOS

February 19, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Microsoft revealed its plans of launching a standalone version of Office 2021 a few months ago, and the company has now given more information on what users can expect in terms of features, tweaks, versions, and support. First and foremost […]


Operating systems, Windows

Future Windows 10 update will reportedly add floating Start Menu and rounded corners

February 15, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Windows Latest writes that Sun Valley has been in the works since last year and will introduce a “sweeping visual rejuvenation of Windows,” including a new interface that takes full advantage of Microsoft’s Fluent Design and WinUI language. One of […]


Operating systems, Windows

What’s not to love with this month’s Patch Tuesday?

February 12, 2021

Via: Computerworld

With only 53 updates in the February Patch Tuesday collection released this week — and no updates for Microsoft browsers — you’d be forgiven for thinking we had another easy month (after a light December and January). Despite lower-than-average numbers […]


Application Software, Software Category

PowerPoint for Microsoft 365 cheat sheet

February 10, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Need to create and share a presentation? If so, you probably turn to the most popular presentation application in the world, Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows. Microsoft sells Office under two models: Individuals and businesses can pay for the software license […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft February 2021 Patch Tuesday fixes 56 bugs, including Windows zero-day

February 9, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has released today its monthly batch of security updates, known as Patch Tuesday. This month, the OS maker has fixed 56 security vulnerabilities, including a Windows bug that was being exploited in the wild before today’s patches. Tracked as […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 2004 just hit a major milestone

February 5, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has Windows 10 version 2004 to the next phase of rollout, declaring it “ready for broad deployment”, six months after it was released. The shift in status means that this version of Windows 10, which Microsoft released in May […]


Application Software, Software Category

Windows and Mac software: My 11 essential apps and services

January 29, 2021

Via: ZDnet

One of my most popular posts for 2020 was a tour of my home office. That story focused on hardware (and a particularly distinctive piece of furniture), but it left out the other half of the equation: The software that […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10 update brings big improvements to some of its best features

January 28, 2021

Via: TechRadar

A new preview of an upcoming Windows 10 update has appeared for people who signed up to test early versions, and it looks like it will bring some big improvements to some of the most-used features of the operating system. […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 10X spotted running on a MacBook with M1 chip and Lumia smartphone

January 20, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Windows 10X was recently leaked in the form of what’s apparently a near-final build, and enterprising developers have already got that version of Microsoft’s lightweight OS running on a MacBook (with M1 chip) and a Lumia smartphone, as well as […]