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Google Will Stop Supporting Chrome For Windows XP, Vista And Older Versions Of OS X By April 2016

Earlier this year, Google announced that it would still support Chrome on Windows XP through the end of 2015. The end of 2015 is getting closer and as Google announced today, so is the end of Chrome

Microsoft Launches Third Technical Preview Of Windows Server 2016, Adds Built-In Container Support

Microsoft today published the third technical preview of Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016. As promised, this is also the first version of Windows Server to natively support Windows Server Co

Mozilla Makes Private Browsing More Private In Firefox, Adds Tracking Protection

Mozilla is testing a new private browsing mode in Firefox that doesn't just keep no trace of your porn browsing habits on your machine but that also blocks online services that could track you while y

Windows 10 Is Now Available For The Raspberry Pi

Want to run a stripped-down version of Windows on your Raspberry Pi? Sure you do. Windows 10 IoT Core, a version of Windows for embedded devices, is now available from Microsoft and looks to be an int

Barnes & Noble Closes International Nook Store

The Digital Reader found an interesting email sent to international Nook users about the Nook app for Windows. Essentially it informs international Nook users outside the US or the UK that their conte

Microsoft’s Visual Studio 2015 Will Launch On July 20

Microsoft today announced that Visual Studio 2015 (VS 2015), the latest version of the company's integrated development environment, will launch on July 20. This latest version greatly emphasizes c

Watch Microsoft’s E3 Press Event Live Right Here

Microsoft's E3 2015 press keynote gets underway today starting at 9:30 AM PT (12:30 PM PT), and the company is likely going to talk more about how it's bringing Xbox gaming to all Windows 10 devices w

Skype For Web Beta Now Open To All U.S. And U.K. Users

Skype’s web-based client, along with both IM and video/audio call functionality, is now available to all users in open beta, the company announced today. The web-based version of the popular cha

Windows 10 Will Be Available July 29

Microsoft kicked off June with news that Windows 10 will ship on July 29, just a little under two months from now. The next big update for MS is designed as a unifying platform that will offer continu

Duet Display Now Lets Your iPad Act As A Second Screen For Windows

Duet Display has added a feature that I frankly never thought it would get: Windows support! That means with the app and a Lightning cable you can use your iPad as a secondary display for your Windows

TC AppleCast 11: If You Had To Choose Just One – Apple Hardware Or Apple Software?

On this week’s episode, we discuss both a lengthy profile of Tim Cook, as well as a full biography of Steve Jobs. We also cover some concrete announcements, including the open-sourcing of React,

Microsoft Launches New Azure Backup And Recovery Services

Microsoft today announced new features (in preview) for its Azure Backup service. In addition, the company is launching new functionality for its Azure Site Recovery service into preview. The compa

Microsoft Drops New Windows 10 Build, Promises Faster Updates

This afternoon, Microsoft released a new Windows 10 build for participants in its beta program for the forthcoming operating system. The build ("10041" for those keeping score) includes a number of

Your Windows 10 Password Will Be Your Face

Microsoft announced this morning two components of Windows 10, its next operating system, that will help users log into both hardware and digital services. Windows Hello will allow users with machi

Microsoft Hints At Faster Windows 10 Build Releases

Microsoft's Gabe Aul hinted today at faster releases of new builds of the company's Windows 10 operating system. The company's public testing program has attracted more than 2 million users to date

The New Razer Blade Is The Gaming Laptop To Beat

Earlier this month, Razer launched the second generation of its ultra-high-resolution gaming laptop, the Blade. I've since gotten a few weeks to play with it and can confirm that its hardware lives up

Microsoft’s JavaScript Engine Will Soon Support Mozilla’s Asm.js

Over the last few years, Mozilla has developed asm.js, a subset of JavaScript that can be executed fast. Until now, asm.js optimization was only available in Firefox. But soon this technology will als

Here’s Why Your Windows Phone Might Not Be Able To Run Windows 10 — Yet

Windows 10 is out for Windows Phone devices. That's wrong. Windows 10 is out in preview for Windows Phone devices. Wait, that's wrong, too. One more try. Windows 10 is out in preview for a subset of W

Windows 10 Technical Preview For Phones Now Available

Microsoft has decided to make my job just a bit harder by naming all variants of Windows 10 clumsily, but if you have a phone that runs Windows Phone 8.1 and you want to try the next generation, &#821

Microsoft Wants You To Store And Manage Your Photos On OneDrive

When Dropbox introduced Carousel, it made a bid to be the home for all your photos. Microsoft wants to make a similar pitch. Today, the company outlined new ways to import, manage and share your photo
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