posted 7 days ago on neowin
While users of Windows 10 Home were initially unable to defer updates to Store apps, it now looks like Microsoft has gone back on that policy and enabled the option in cumulative update KB3081448. Read more...

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posted 7 days ago on neowin
Apple still hasn't revealed official sales figures for its Watch, but industry analysts at IDC say that it shipped 3.6 million units last quarter, taking 19.9% of the global wearable devices market. Read more...

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posted 7 days ago on neowin
Apple plans to improve the next iPhone's camera with the first megapixel count upgrade since 2011. The phone will be available in pink and also feature a flash-type function for the front camera. Read more...

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Microsoft has shot down rumors for the possibility of a "Xbox One Mini" being launched at its purported October event. However, fans can still expect a slimmer version of Microsoft's latest console. Read more...

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Google has now resolved a problem which previously caused 64-bit Chrome to crash instantaneously on Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10525, stating that there will be "no future work on it". Read more...

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posted 7 days ago on neowin
A screenshot sent in via an anonymous tip to Chinese website, PCBeta, appears to show someone logging into Google services using "Microsoft Edge on Android" is it true, or fake? Read more...

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posted 7 days ago on neowin
Facebook's Menlo Park HQ is sure to be buzzing on the announcement that potentially one in seven people across the world used the social networking service in a 24-hour-period alone. Read more...

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Microsoft has released another new build to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring, the new build comes with further improvements and UI tweaks which we detail after the jump. Read more...

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20-year-old Morgan Culbertson faces prison time after admitting to creating a malicious Android spyware. The former security intern created a tool that allows attackers to take over Android phones. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
The first closed beta test for upcoming MOBA, Gigantic, begins today exclusively on Windows 10 and Xbox One. Invites will be distributed throughout the day, with servers going online for the weekend. Read more...

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The Xbox Music discounts application, Music Deals will soon be retired, and a replacement will be hosted as a service on the Windows Store. This was confirmed in the recent update changelog. Read more...

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Facebook M seeks to get things done on your behalf, assisted by artificial intelligence but “supervised” by real people, using its Messenger chat to do things for you in a conversational format. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
A year ago, Microsoft trailed Google's market share by over 50%, now the Redmond Company is leading the way with its Office 365 as the number one cloud-based office productivity software. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
One of the backbones of the Internet is suffering from major outages at the moment, affecting a variety of online services, as well as knocking parts of Europe offline. Info is scarce. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
As promised during its last event, Samsung has made its payment service available in the United States, however, it is an invite-only beta available on select carriers for the time being. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
With the release of Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10532, Microsoft has also made several changes to how Microsoft Edge works, mainly by adding new EdgeHTML and Chakra features. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Yammer for iOS has received an update today, adding compatibility for the Apple Watch. This joins many other Microsoft services in supporting the device, making it a better companion to the iPhone. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Microsoft has pushed out build for Windows Insiders, while this build contains many performance enhancements and improvements, there are some known issues in this update as well. Read more...

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Microsoft has just pushed out the build 10532 of Windows 10 Preview to members of its Windows Insider program, this update includes various bug fixes and improvements to the feedback application. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Why does it take so long for new Windows 10 Mobile preview builds to be released? Simple: Windows 10 Mobile can't be patched in the same way that PC builds can, as Microsoft's Gabe Aul noted today. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Microsoft has released three minor updates for Windows 10 build 10240. It is not yet known what these updates contain, although judging by similar recent releases, it's probably just minor bug fixes. Read more...

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Microsoft's Gabe Aul says that build 10530 was a candidate for release as the next Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview, but it still needs one fix - and he also says a new build is "unlikely" this week. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Microsoft has clarified that the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview won't be ending on October 1, 2015, saying that the date is just an expiration date for the certificate of the current Preview build. Read more...

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After unveiling its first Windows 10 Mobile handset earlier this week, Archos has now announced its first Windows 10 PC, the 'Flip', a convertible notebook with a Lenovo Yoga-style touch display. Read more...

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posted 8 days ago on neowin
Apple has sent out invites for its next major product announcement, to be held on September 9 in San Francisco, at which it's expected to announce its new iPhones and Apple TV. Read more...

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