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Why progressive web apps may ultimately benefit Google more than Microsoft

Why progressive web apps may ultimately benefit Google more than Microsoft

23 hours ago   |   Windows Central

Image Credit: David Breyer The hybrid web-app solution, progressive web app, is touted as the possible solution to Microsoft's app gap; but it may do more good for Google than...
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Microsoft dives down a bizarre non-cumulative rabbit hole with July patches

1 day ago   |   Computerworld

If you're trying to apply this month's patches - an exercise in futility that I continue to discourage - you may have found that this month's patches and their documentation...
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Microsoft is exploring new ways to seriously bolster its app line-up ahead of Surface Phone

Microsoft is exploring new ways to seriously bolster its app line-up ahead of Surface Phone

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Microsoft is exploring potential new avenues to remedy its issues with a lack of applications in the context of its rumored dual-screen mobile Surface device - which will...
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Microsoft Store rolls out new look for app pages, remote installs on Windows 10

Microsoft Store rolls out new look for app pages, remote installs on Windows 10

1 day ago   |   Windows Central   |   2 articles

App and game pages now look a lot closer to recent changes Microsoft made to the Microsoft Store on the web. The Microsoft Store on Windows 10 is picking up a new look for app...
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IDG Contributor Network: The promise of the revolutionary rumored Microsoft Andromeda tablet

1 day ago   |   Computerworld

[Disclosure: Microsoft is a client of the author] Back in 2009, Microsoft showcased a skunk works project called the Courier tablet. What was kind of amazing to me at the time...
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Why Windows 7 updates are getting bigger

1 day ago   |   Computerworld

Windows 7's security rollups, the most comprehensive of the fixes it pushes out each Patch Tuesday, have doubled in size since Microsoft revamped the veteran operating system's...
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Here's when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS

Here's when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS

1 day ago   |   TechRadar   |   4 articles

The mysterious Google Fuchsia operating system is reportedly being readied for smart home devices in the next three years - potentially expanding to phones, laptops and tablets...
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How to stream your gaming sessions

How to stream your gaming sessions

2 days ago   |   The Verge   |   2 articles

Video game streaming is something many enthusiast and casual players want to partake in, but getting a stream up and running on your preferred gaming platform can be a chore...
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How to remotely install Microsoft Store apps to your Windows 10 PC

How to remotely install Microsoft Store apps to your Windows 10 PC

2 days ago   |   Windows Central

You can now remote install Windows 10 apps from the Microsoft Store on one or multiple devices, and in this guide, we'll show you how to do it. Although you can access the...
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Microsoft to dump Windows 10's smaller delta updates

2 days ago   |   Computerworld   |   4 articles

Microsoft will stop serving one of three types of Windows 10 updates, contending that the updates have been superseded by an even small and more efficient format. Delta updates...
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SDCC Unveils New Spider-Man Trailers and a Limited Edition PS4 Pro Bundle

SDCC Unveils New Spider-Man Trailers and a Limited Edition PS4 Pro Bundle

Spider-Man is web-swinging to PS4 on September 7. That means there's still time to get folks hyped for the upcoming PlayStation exclusive. During yesterday's San Diego... Read more ...

IBM came up with a watermark for neural networks

IBM came up with a watermark for neural networks

The creation and development of a robust neural network is a labor-intensive and time consuming endeavor. That's why a team of IBM researchers recently developed a way for AI... Read more ...

Google Move Mirror matches your poses to photos as you dance for your webcam

Google Move Mirror matches your poses to photos as you dance for your webcam

Google has launched a new AI Experiment, Move Mirror , which tracks your movements and finds still photos that match your poses. It uses a catalog of over 80,000 images... Read more ...

The Motiv Ring is a fitness tracker for folks who hate fitness trackers

The Motiv Ring is a fitness tracker for folks who hate fitness trackers

I've always thought fitness trackers are dumb. Often, they look cheap, tacky, and cheesy. In fact, they remind me more of those weird plastic bracelets kids were obsessed with... Read more ...

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to fight the spread of fake news

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to fight the spread of fake news

WhatsApp is making yet another change to its service to prevent the spread of misinformation by neutering its message forwarding function. Users will now only be able to... Read more ...

WhatsApp takes further measures to limit the spread of misinformation

WhatsApp takes further measures to limit the spread of misinformation

Earlier this month we reported how WhatsApp is resorting to unusual methods to teach India's increasingly internet-connected population about fake news and how people can help... Read more ...

Android Messages is getting Dark Mode in the latest update

Android Messages is getting Dark Mode in the latest update

After launching and pretty much abandoning a number of messaging apps, Google has gone back to the default one - the good ol' Android Messages, which is now being reworked into... Read more ...

Huawei hardware may be a UK security risk

Huawei hardware may be a UK security risk

Huawei says it is committed to addressing concerns raised by a new UK government report that its telecommunications network equipment poses a threat to national security. The... Read more ...

Learn the tricks of the web design trade

Learn the tricks of the web design trade

Web design can be a lucrative career for the tech-savvy, artistically inclined individual. But first, you'll have to learn the tricks of the trade. Get started with this... Read more ...

Spider-Man PS4 Pro and PS4 are simply amazing

Spider-Man PS4 Pro and PS4 are simply amazing

The all-new Spider-Man game for PS4 will be released on 7 September and to celebrate Sony has revealed a couple of themed, limited edition bundles that will grab you like flies... Read more ...