Another day, another sensational report from Forbes. Oh my goodness, is Windows 10 really "phoning home" thousands of times a day? Nope. In fact, anyone who has even a basic understanding of how networks work should cringe at this shoddy report.
One of the most persistent questions I hear about Windows 10 involves what happens when the free upgrade offer ends. Is Microsoft going to start charging subscription fees? After a close look at the company's financials, I'm convinced the answer is an emphatic no.
Belarc Advisor builds a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware, including Microsoft Hotfixes and software serial...
Ten, fifteen years from now, hybrid clouds with vastly improved wireless connectivity will be the sum total of your personal computing experience.
[Updated] There's more to Windows 10 than just the revamped Start menu. Here are the latest details following the major update to version 1511 in November 2015.
Netmarketshare's January numbers put Windows 10 ahead of XP, which is consistent with its stable growth, if not XP's decline
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The latest analytics data confirms that Windows 10 has moved into a strong second place in terms of usage. Meanwhile, new data suggests that Windows 7 is going to be the enterprise standard for a long time.
We appreciate the Transformer Book T100HA's industrial design, and it's nice to see a USB-C port on the tablet section. The downsides include significant flex in the keyboard, limited internal storage and a relatively low-resolution screen.
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Ocean may look like a smartphone, but it is in fact a fully functional Linux-powered web server that you can fit into your pocket.
Microsoft and Samsung's IoT demo at CES this week was more of a concept showcase than an indicator of an actual product and services deal.
It's no exaggeration to say that Microsoft's future hinges on how well it can handle the transition to Windows 10. In 2015, the company delivered its first official release and its first major update. So how'd they do? I'm handing out the end-of-term grades.
IDC said that worldwide shipments of PCs -- including notebooks, desktops and servers -- will fall by 10 percent for the fourth quarter.
For startups and organizations without dependencies on classic enterprise applications, the cloud offers significant savings over traditional software deployments.
There are countless iPhone battery saving tips floating about on the internet, but which ones actually make an appreciable difference, and which aren't worth the effort? I've done the real world testing to sort the wheat from the chaff.
Worries about Windows 10 tracking are overblown, and providing data on crashes helps everyone. But it's also understandable why some Windows 10 users are reluctant to share.
Attackers are demanding one Bitcoin from web admins to unlock files infected by a new ransomware variant for Linux machines.
Windows 10 installations and Netmarkshare's PC market share numbers enable us work out the number of XP PCs in use, and guess when Windows 10 might overtake it
The monthly desktop operating system usage share figures are in from NetMarketShare and they show that Windows 10 growth is slowing down as Windows 7 and Windows 8.x users stick with their operating system.
We've spent time with most of the latest and greatest smartphones with the others having been revealed in all their glory. Find out which ones Matthew Miller thinks are the best.
Apple's method of bolting endless new features to iOS and then burying the settings is creating a kludgy user interface, mystery meat navigation, and end user confusion.
I've had a chance to use Microsoft's new Surface Book for the past two weeks. Here's my non-reviewer's review.