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Microsoft Edge adds Kids Mode for safer browsing experience

16 Apr 2021

Microsoft Edge adds Kids Mode for safer browsing experience

Microsoft has been making constant improvements to its Edge browser since it shifted to Chromium—the same engine that powers Google's Chrome browser.

Microsoft will remove Edge browser, replace it with open-source avatar

07 Feb 2021

Microsoft will remove Edge browser, replace it with open-source avatar

In a news that will affect virtually no one, Microsoft is sending its existing Edge browser to the scrap heap.

Microsoft's new Password Monitor feature coming in Edge browser update

23 Jan 2021

Microsoft's new Password Monitor feature coming in Edge browser update

Microsoft is rolling out the stable build (version 88) of its Chromium based Edge browser. The new features in this update include a Password Generator and Password Monitor.

Microsoft is changing the Start menu of Windows: Here's how

02 Jul 2020

Microsoft is changing the Start menu of Windows: Here's how

Since the early days of Windows, the Start menu has been a core element of the operating system, something we all love to have and use.

Windows 10 update is slowing down some PCs: Details here

29 Jun 2020

Windows 10 update is slowing down some PCs: Details here

Microsoft has been facing a lot of criticism due to buggy Windows 10 updates.

Rivaling Zoom, Skype releases 'Meet Now' calling feature

04 Apr 2020

Rivaling Zoom, Skype releases 'Meet Now' calling feature

In the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the need to be connected virtually has become even more pronounced. Latching on that, Microsoft has released a new 'Meet Now' feature for Skype that allows you to easily set up and share a conference call with no sign-ups or downloads.

Now, you can try Microsoft's Chromium-powered Edge browser: Here's how

21 Aug 2019

Now, you can try Microsoft's Chromium-powered Edge browser: Here's how

Microsoft has released the revamped Chromium-powered version of its Edge browser in beta.

Now, Microsoft Edge reads websites like a human: Here's how

15 Aug 2019

Now, Microsoft Edge reads websites like a human: Here's how

Though Microsoft Edge never received the attention it deserved, the Redmond giant is not giving up on it.

Windows 10 slow shutdown? This bug might be the reason

26 Jun 2019

Windows 10 slow shutdown? This bug might be the reason

Microsoft has confirmed that certain Windows 10 computers are marred by a USB-C bug, an issue that can slow down the shutdown process on the machines.

WWDC 2019: When and where to watch Apple's keynote

03 Jun 2019

WWDC 2019: When and where to watch Apple's keynote

Today, Apple will host the Worldwide Developers Conference and unveil its latest software products, including the highly anticipated iOS 13.

Now, you can try Microsoft's Chromium-powered Edge browser: Here's how

09 Apr 2019

Now, you can try Microsoft's Chromium-powered Edge browser: Here's how

Months after announcing the plan to shift Edge to Google's Chromium platform, Microsoft has finally started making a move towards ditching its own browser engine.

Bing pushed malware when users tried downloading Chrome: Details here

29 Oct 2018

Bing pushed malware when users tried downloading Chrome: Details here

Microsoft's Bing search has been caught serving malware to users who tried downloading Chrome using the company's Edge browser.

Here's how you can get Windows 10 October 2018 Update

03 Oct 2018

Here's how you can get Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Yesterday, Microsoft released the latest iteration of Windows 10, officially dubbed October 2018 Update, with a host of new features, improvements.

Send texts directly from computer with Android Messages for Web

27 Jun 2018

Send texts directly from computer with Android Messages for Web

Google has announced that the global roll-out of the web version of its Android Messages app is now complete. The feature had started rolling out last week.

Everything you should know about the big Windows 10 update

30 Apr 2018

Everything you should know about the big Windows 10 update

Microsoft has released the latest version of Windows 10 for PCs and tablets called Windows 10 April 2018 update.

'Internet': Amazon's lite browser for Android released in India

18 Apr 2018

'Internet': Amazon's lite browser for Android released in India

Amazon has discreetly released an Android web browser app in India.

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox to support biometric login

12 Apr 2018

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox to support biometric login

Internet browsers like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Mozilla Firefox have agreed to support a new standard called Web Authentication API that uses fingerprints/facial recognition for login.

Microsoft wants you to use Edge-browser, nevermind what you want

17 Mar 2018

Microsoft wants you to use Edge-browser, nevermind what you want

Microsoft has released two new test-build versions of its Windows 10 operating system which feature a major change regarding the company's Edge browser.

Adobe to pull the plug on Flash Player in 2020

26 Jul 2017

Adobe to pull the plug on Flash Player in 2020

Adobe Systems is going to end an era by retiring its once-popular Flash Player plug-in by 2020.