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Microsoft’s Second Major Windows 10 Update for 2017 is Coming Right After the Creators Update

Microsoft has been expected to release a secondary major update to Windows 10 users later this year after the Creators Update rolls out, but it was never made known when we can expect the first signs of the update. However, it now looks like the update, likely dubbed Redstone 3, will make its debut directly after the Creators Update is released at least according to … Continue reading Microsoft’s Second Major Windows 10 Update for 2017 is Coming Right After the Creators Update

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Deal: Microsoft is (Yet Again) Offering Four Months Free of Groove Music Pass

If you’ve wanted to try out Microsoft’s music streaming service, Groove Music Pass, but have missed the multiple free trial offers in the past, today’s your lucky day. The company has announced a promotion where if you opt in for a one month free trial of Groove Music Pass, you’ll receive a promo code via email to receive an additional three months at no charge. … Continue reading Deal: Microsoft is (Yet Again) Offering Four Months Free of Groove Music Pass

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Microsoft May Debut a Sequel to HoloLens in 2019

Microsoft’s HoloLens finally began shipping last year to developers who were willing to fork over $3,000 for a developer kit. It’s not exactly available to the public, but it’s available to anyone who wants it, if that makes sense. Now, the company behind the holographic computing hardware is gearing up for a revised model with improvements and possibly new features if a report from Thurrott.com … Continue reading Microsoft May Debut a Sequel to HoloLens in 2019

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Microsoft Just Teased the Future of Windows 10’s Design

During today’s Developer Day stream, Microsoft teased (via Windows Central) the future of Windows 10’s design in a PowerPoint slide which seems to depict Project Neon. If you recall, we recently saw leaked screenshots of the new design language likely to be used in Redstone 3 (the next major update to Windows 10) and they seem to match – or at least resemble – the … Continue reading Microsoft Just Teased the Future of Windows 10’s Design

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Windows 10 Creators Update is Now ‘Feature Complete’

Photo credit: CNET Microsoft has announced that the Creators Update for Windows 10 – currently said to be arriving this April for all – is now ‘feature complete,’ meaning the latest build of the update, version number 15031, includes everything the Creators Update will minus the bugs. In addition, the company has announced a few additional features and changes they’ve added in the new preview … Continue reading Windows 10 Creators Update is Now ‘Feature Complete’

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Microsoft’s CEO is Joining Starbucks’ Board of Directors

Via a press release today, Starbucks announced that they’ve nominated Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to join their board of directors. After soon-to-be-ex CEO Howard Schultz (the guy who’s credited for bringing a modern, technology-focused approach to Starbucks locations everywhere) is replaced this April after submitting his resignation, the coffee chain will need someone to lead the technological focus Starbucks has developed. And who better to … Continue reading Microsoft’s CEO is Joining Starbucks’ Board of Directors

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Microsoft’s Holding an Event to Update Devs on the Windows 10 Creators Update

It’s been announced that Microsoft will hold a live-streamed event on February 8th to showcase all the changes coming to Windows 10 in the Creators Update and what it means for developers. It’s a more app dev-focused stream, but anyone can watch by registering here. For those who love extra details, the event’s title is “Windows Developer Day” and will explain “what’s new for developers … Continue reading Microsoft’s Holding an Event to Update Devs on the Windows 10 Creators Update

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Microsoft’s ‘Dynamic Lock’ Will Secure Your Windows 10 PC When You Walk Away

Windows Hello is great for unlocking your PC using just your finger or eye balls, but a new security measure reportedly codenamed “Windows Goodbye” will take this action a step further and allow users’ PCs to lock when they walk away. It’s apparently called ‘Dynamic Lock’ to the rest of the world, and it’s already present in the latest Windows 10 Insider preview. It works … Continue reading Microsoft’s ‘Dynamic Lock’ Will Secure Your Windows 10 PC When You Walk Away

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Microsoft Debuts Slew of Features Coming in Windows 10 Creators Update

Photo via: CNET As a part of build 15002 now rolling out to Fast Ring users, Microsoft has announced a whole slew of new, originally unannounced features coming to Windows 10 in the Creators Update currently rumored to arrive this April. Previously, the build had leaked online giving us confirmation of a majority of the new features, but we now have official word from Microsoft on … Continue reading Microsoft Debuts Slew of Features Coming in Windows 10 Creators Update