Next Windows 10 Update will let you Uninstall pre-installed apps

Microsoft has announced ''Insider Preview Build 18262" to the fast & skip ahead ring on Oct 17 2018.From the release notes of build 18262: Uninstall additional inbox apps.In 19H1, we are adding the ability to uninstall the following (preinstalled) Windows 10 inbox apps via the context menu on the Start menu All Apps list:3D Viewer (previously … Continue reading Next Windows 10 Update will let you Uninstall pre-installed apps

Microsoft is reintroducing Sets in Windows 10 Redstone 5 test build

(Image: Microsoft's Jen Gentleman)Microsoft released the second Windows 10 "Redstone 5" test build to those in the Skip Ahead ring on March 7.That build, No. 17618, brings back the Sets feature that Microsoft cut from Redstone 4 earlier this year. Sets is a window-management tool that allows users to group together web pages, documents, files, … Continue reading Microsoft is reintroducing Sets in Windows 10 Redstone 5 test build

Microsoft To Add Windows 10 S Mode to All Editions and Drop Switch Fee

Windows 10 in "S mode" soon will be available in all Windows 10 editions, and Microsoft plans to drop a proposed charge for users wanting to switch from S mode.Joe Belfiore, corporate vice president for Windows, described those changes briefly in a Wednesday announcement. When the next Windows 10 update arrives, it'll be possible to … Continue reading Microsoft To Add Windows 10 S Mode to All Editions and Drop Switch Fee

Microsoft To End Free Windows 10 Upgrades

Microsoft offered free upgrades to the new version of its operating system for years As part of its goal to get Windows 10 onto people’s computers. Giving free upgrades was Microsoft’s ploy to hit the company’s goal of a billion-devices after the launch of the new operating system. the free upgrades program always had an expiration … Continue reading Microsoft To End Free Windows 10 Upgrades

uBlock Origin for Edge – v1.13.8 released

The most popular extension uBlock Origin adds its support for Edge browser which features anti-content blocking capabilities.uBlock Origin is probably the best content blocker out there at this point in time.The extension is very powerful when it comes to content blocking thanks to options to add your own rules, and to download rules using various … Continue reading uBlock Origin for Edge – v1.13.8 released

Antivirus Software is Pretty much Useless these days

I come from a technical background and have significant experience with multiple operating systems, as well as direct technical support in both retail and business contexts. I feel it's important to state that I am also a (relatively) long term GNU/Linux user and a proponent of software freedom as described by the Free Software Foundation.I … Continue reading Antivirus Software is Pretty much Useless these days

Windows 10 Build 10049, Project Spartan

This time, with build 10049, Microsoft has added one of Windows 10's major new features: its next-generation Web browser.Unlike Trident, the new browser engine is designed to be updated, which allows Microsoft to keep its new browser current in a way that was impossible with IE. Maximum possible score is 555. Project Spartan will provide a … Continue reading Windows 10 Build 10049, Project Spartan

Rumor Mill: Microsoft ready to start work on the first Windows 10 Update

Acc to Softpedia, Microsoft is ready to start work on the very first Windows 10 update, reportedly codenamed Redstone, so rumor has it that the company is very close to finalizing the upcoming operating system, which is expected to launch this summer.What we’re hearing is that Microsoft is planning to stop developing new features for … Continue reading Rumor Mill: Microsoft ready to start work on the first Windows 10 Update

Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 Downloader Silently

In other news, Windows is secretly rolling out an update to all the PC's which has either Windows 8.1 or Win 7 Service Pack 1. If you're wondering what this Update KB3035583 is for ? Its for their upcoming Windows 10 Operating system. It doesn't reveal much about itself, only that it adds additional capabilities … Continue reading Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 Downloader Silently