Windows, macOS, Chrome OS, or Linux: Which Operating System Is Best?
We compare the top desktop operating systems based on availability, interface design, and ease of use, plus the apps and games you can run on them.
Michael Muchmore

Here`s How to Turn Off Those Annoying Images In Your Windows Search Bar
Microsoft needs to stop trying to make Windows 10 cute.
Michelle Ehrhardt

WTF? Do I Have to Pay for Microsoft`s Defender Antivirus Now?
A recent Microsoft announcement throws users into a panic with the implication that Microsoft’s venerable antivirus tool is longer free. The truth is a bit more nuanced.
Neil J. Rubenking

5 ways Microsoft Edge is better than Chrome
No, seriously, Microsoft`s web browser just keeps getting better.
Jared Newman

How to Connect Your Android Phone to Your Windows 11 PC
Connecting the two lets you send text messages, see notifications, instantly grab photos, and even run apps from your Android
Michael Muchmore

Microsoft: June Windows Server updates may cause backup issues
Microsoft says that some applications might fail to backup
Sergiu Gatlan

Internet Explorer (almost) breathes its final byte on Wednesday
Microsoft will finally end support for Internet Explorer on multiple Windows versions on Wednesday, June 15, almost 27 years after its launch on August 24, 1995.
Sergiu Gatlan

Microsoft: Windows Autopatch now available for public preview
Windows Autopatch, a service to automatically keep Windows and Microsoft 365 software up to date in enterprise environments, has now reached public preview.
Sergiu Gatlan

Don’t skip this huge update if you use a Windows PC and Android phone
Microsoft’s Windows 11 operating system didn’t get off to the smoothest of launches last year, but the company is steadily making headway in sorting out problems.

Microsoft releases first ISO image for new Windows 11 Dev builds
Microsoft has released the first ISO image for the new Windows 11 Preview builds in the Dev channel
Lawrence Abrams

How to Add Multiple Email and Microsoft Accounts to Windows
Maybe you have a Yahoo account for email, a Google account for calendar appointments, or an Outlook account for contacts. Here`s how to add them all to Windows for easy access.
Lance Whitney

Hackers are now hiding malware in Windows Event Logs
Security researchers have noticed a malicious campaign that used Windows event logs
Ionut Ilascu

Apple, Google, Microsoft Make Combined Push for Password-Less Logins
The upcoming system largely relies on the smartphone to authenticate user sign-ins and promises to work across different platforms.
Michael Kan

9 Major Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 11 Now
A slick new interface, better security, updated apps, and info widgets are just some of the perks of upgrading to Windows 11. Here`s why you should do it sooner than later.
Michael Muchmore

Microsoft warns Exchange Online basic auth will be disabled
Microsoft warned customers today that it will start disabling Basic Authentication
Sergiu Gatlan

Microsoft tests a limited VPN for Microsoft Edge
Just a gigabyte of data will be offered for free, according to a Microsoft support page.
Mark Hachman

How to Copy and Paste Text Between Your Android Phone and Windows PC
Make the most of the Windows universal cloud clipboard with this nifty trick for Android users.
Lance Whitney

Meta, Amazon, and TikTok Likely to Face New Legal Restraints in Europe, That Could Have Global Effects
`The Digital Services Act Aims to crack Down on misinformation and mandate transparent practices.
Lauren Leffer

Mads Asks What You Want for Visual Studio 2022
Visual Studio developer and extensions author extraordinaire -- is asking his 30,000-plus Twitter followers what features they would like for Visual Studio
David Ramel

Don’t hold your breath for Windows 11 taskbar improvements
The next big Windows 11 update will omit a much-requested taskbar feature from previous versions.
Michael Crider