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Microsoft Says Win32 and UWP Apps Must Have Equal Rights on Windows 10

Microsoft Says Win32 and UWP Apps Must Have Equal Rights on Windows 10

News & Articles May 9, 2019 at 8:56 am 0 comments

Microsoft has been pushing hard for developers to embrace its Universal Windows Platform, or UWP, but after nearly four years of insisting with this strategy, the Redmond-based software giant is ready to go for a slightly different tactic. Kevin Gallo, Corporate Vice President of the Windows Developer Platform, says thatRead More

Mozilla Delays Firefox 67 Launch Following Certificate Issue

Mozilla Delays Firefox 67 Launch Following Certificate Issue

News & Articles May 9, 2019 at 8:23 am 0 comments

The certificate issue that disabled Firefox extensions last week keeps giving headaches to Mozilla, and after the company released two different browser updates to resolve the problem, it’s now coming back with another important change. Firefox 67, which is the next major release of the browser, will be delayed forRead More

Microsoft Releases, Then Pulls, Botched Update KB4462238

Microsoft Releases, Then Pulls, Botched Update KB4462238

News & Articles May 9, 2019 at 7:48 am 0 comments

The latest round of non-security updates for the Microsoft Office productivity suite went live earlier this week, bringing patches for all versions of the software. But as some Microsoft Office 2016 users found out the hard way, one of the updates published by Microsoft this week caused more harm thanRead More

Microsoft Announces Major Update for File Explorer’s Search Feature

Microsoft Announces Major Update for File Explorer’s Search Feature

News & Articles May 9, 2019 at 6:09 am 0 comments

Microsoft is working on a major update for the search feature in File Explorer, with the latest preview build of Windows 10 April 2020 Update (20H1) providing us with an early glimpse into how the whole thing is going to work. Basically, the File Explorer search will be powered byRead More

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 (April 2020 Update) Build 18894

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 (April 2020 Update) Build 18894

News & Articles May 9, 2019 at 5:38 am 0 comments

Microsoft has released a new Windows 10 preview build for users in the Fast ring, who already run early versions of the update due in April 2020. Windows 10 build 18894 introduces a new search experience in File Explorer, which is now powered by Windows Search. Users are thus providedRead More

Ubuntu Touch OTA-9 Released for Ubuntu Phones with Refreshed Look, Improvements

Ubuntu Touch OTA-9 Released for Ubuntu Phones with Refreshed Look, Improvements

News & Articles May 8, 2019 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

The UBports community released today the OTA-9 for their Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system for all supported Ubuntu Phone devices, a maintenance release that adds various improvements and a refreshed look. Ubuntu Touch OTA-9 comes two months after the OTA-8 update with a refreshed look consisting of new and updatedRead More

Breaking Ground to Arrive by End of May

Breaking Ground to Arrive by End of May

News & Articles May 8, 2019 at 7:27 pm 0 comments

Breaking Ground, the second major DLC for the incredibly fun end educations sim Kerbal Space Program is set to arrive on May 30th, for PC. Who could have guessed that a simulation of a space program would garner such a massive fan base across the world? But it did, andRead More

GNOME 3.32 Desktop Environment Gets Second and Final Point Release, Update Now

GNOME 3.32 Desktop Environment Gets Second and Final Point Release, Update Now

News & Articles May 8, 2019 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

The GNOME Project announced today the general availability of the second and final point release of the GNOME 3.32 “Taipei” desktop environment for all Linux-based operating systems. Coming a month after the first point release, GNOME 3.32.2 is here to add a final touch of bug and security fixes, miscellaneousRead More

Vivaldi 2.5 Released as World’s First Web Browser with Razer Chroma Integration

Vivaldi 2.5 Released as World’s First Web Browser with Razer Chroma Integration

News & Articles May 8, 2019 at 10:19 am 0 comments

Today Vivaldi Technologies releases the Vivaldi 2.5 web browser as the world’s first desktop web browser to feature deep integration with the Razer Chroma, world’s largest lighting ecosystem designed for gaming devices. Vivaldi is already extremely popular among those who want to configure every single aspect of their web browser,Read More

Microsoft Open-Sources PowerToys, Windows 10 Version Planned

Microsoft Open-Sources PowerToys, Windows 10 Version Planned

News & Articles May 8, 2019 at 9:49 am 0 comments

Long-time Windows users certainly remember PowerToys, as it was one of the most popular suites of tools supposed to enhance the operating system beyond the default feature lineup offered by Microsoft. And while PowerToys was retired many years ago, the ambition that Microsoft is putting into making the open-source worldRead More