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ARM based Computers Editorial

ARMs Race | Windows x64 emulation and more is coming to ARM PC’s in November

Microsoft’s initial reaction to the iPad was with Surface. It was thin, light and improved on many limitations the first few iPad models had. Now Apple is copying many of Microsoft’s moves with their iPad line that today look more like PC’s than tablets. Microsoft’s efforts with the original ARM-based Surface PC’s are building to […]

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Devices Editorial Mobile Computing

Surface Duo is here | We examine its history and discuss the one thing holding it back

Microsoft’s Surface brand is perhaps one of the most intriguing success stories of the last decade. When someone wanted a beautifully designed PC, they had to buy a MacBook and install Windows onto a separate partition. The original Surface shook up the industry in two major ways, it created the most successful 2in1 design that […]

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Operating Systems

Windows 10X coming to tablets, Low-cost PC’s and ARM64 devices

Microsoft has confirmed during that Windows 10X will ship on low cost PC’s, tablet and ARM devices next year. Microsoft also confirmed that Windows 10X will not ship with legacy Win32 program container support, but promote PWA’s instead. This move is all about keeping Windows 10X light and setting expectations that Windows 10X is a […]

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App Stores Editorial Operating Systems

While Apple unifies its platform, we ask what happened to the Windows platform unification?

On Monday Apple announced its two-year transition to move its Macs to Apple-made silicon and also that all iOS and iPadOS apps can run on Apple silicon powered macOS Big Sur devices. With Apple seemingly copying Windows Phone UX, using the term Universal Apps and touting Microsoft Office as already up and running on Apple’s […]

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Game Consoles Games Gaming Gaming Gear

Giveaway | Limited Edition Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox Controller

Snag what is sure to be, one of the coolest Limited Edition Xbox Controllers in years, the Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition Xbox Wireless Controller. It is brand new and un-opened. Check out the details below. Entering the competition is free and easy. Once you do that, it unlocks additional ways to enter the competition, which […]

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Anti-Trust App Stores Apps

Microsoft Windows Package Manger sherlocked AppGet

Microsoft’s Build conference introduced a number of new developer focused and some consumer related technologies, like Fluid Components, Edge gaining Pinterest integration, Project Reunion merging UWP/Win32 apps into just ‘Windows Apps’, A Glimpse of Edge for Linux and Windows Subsystem for Linux gaining GUI apps and GUI support, among many others. There was an announcement […]

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Deals Devices Editorial Gaming Market Competition

XCloud adds 5 more game titles

XCloud continues to add to the ever-growing library of titles it already has, at least for Android currently, because there is only 1 game available for iOS. Today Microsoft shared that there are five more games joining XCloud. The five new titles are Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Batman: Arkham Knight, Mortal Kombat […]

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App Stores Apps

Winstall.app feels like the future of De.Centralized app stores

Microsoft’s Build conference introduced a number of new developer focused and some consumer related technologies, like Fluid Components, Edge gaining Pinterest integration, Project Reunion merging UWP/Win32 apps into just ‘Windows Apps’, A Glimpse of Edge for Linux and Windows Subsystem for Linux gaining GUI apps and GUI support, among many others. There was an announcement […]

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Apps Operating Systems

Microsoft moves to unify desktop and UWP app development in ‘Project Reunion’

As part of Microsoft’s Build conference today, Microsoft detailed how it will be unifying Windows app development. The unification of Win32 and UWP is called “Project Reunion,” which aims to make it easier to build apps that work across all Windows 10 versions, which we should note includes Windows 10X. Microsoft says that,”we have been […]

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Operating Systems

Microsoft confirms that some Windows 10X features are coming to Windows 10

Microsoft has confirmed during Microsoft Build today that some of Windows 10X’s innovations are coming to the current version of Windows 10. Microsoft today reaffirmed its commitment to Windows 10, “At Build, Windows has always been the most important platform for us.” In 2021, Microsoft will need to figure out how to manage two versions […]