It's July 30. For many Windows 7 and 8.1 PC and tablet owners, it's also the first day that the free one year offer to upgrade their OS to Windows 10 is no longer available. The only exception is if you are using a PC that needs assistive...Show More Summary
Some time ago I visited my parents, and as these things tend to go, they had a list of things that bothered them about their computers, iPhones and iPads and the Internet connection. I like helping them, so tried optimizing their Wi-Fi network first. Show More Summary
News this week included smartphone sales, Verizon's plans for Yahoo, the Sailfish OS, and Microsoft security requirements of PC makers.
For all the moaning about Windows 10 upgrade notices, the OS is Microsoft's best ever and is well worth upgrading to.
1 year ago today, Microsoft officially released Windows 10 worldwide. The company provided the OS as a free upgrade to existing Windows 7/8/8.1 user all over the world. When the company launched Windows 10, quite a lot of users complained about the OS being a bit too buggy than expected. And to be fair, it […]
LG is happy to announce that, thanks to its home appliance and entertainment divisions, it's made a record quarterly profit. But the company is less delighted to concede that its mobile division has suffered another weak quarter, ostensibly down to lukewarm sales of the LG G5. Show More Summary
It’s no secret that Microsoft is trying real hard to get people onto Windows 10. And even though their methods are questionable — annoying at best, destructive at worst — we can’t deny that the new operating system (OS) offers a lot of improvements that weren’t available before. Show More Summary
Still haven’t upgraded your Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 device to Microsoft’s latest OS? You might want to pull your finger out asap. On July 29, the free upgrade will no longer be offered. We take a look at what you should consider before upgrading. More »
Compact OS is a new command line tool that Microsoft introduced in the Windows 10 operating system in an effort to reduce the system's disk footprint. Probably the biggest change to previous versions of Windows in this regard is that Windows 10 does not need recovery images anymore, as the operating system will use existing […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary
One of the flagship features of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update is improvements to Cortana, but what Microsoft did not speak off was that they would be removing the Off switch to the digital assistant in the updated OS. Before users had a simple switch to enable and disable the digital assistant, but in W10AU […]
Iran could become a partner of the international company with involvement of BRICS states' specialists developing SailFish mobile operating system, Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation said in a statement on Wednesday.
If you're at all interested in smartphones, you've probably heard of Cyanogen OS. What is it, and how does it differ from Google's Android? Let's find out.
Nextbit today shared two bits of news concerning its Robin smartphone. First, the company is now selling an ember color variant. The ember model is being sold directly from Nextbit.com. Nexbit says only a limited number are available. Show More Summary
Apple’s Photos for OS X has a button for one-click improvements to your pictures, but it also includes a toolbox for more detailed adjustments.
Apple's annual desktop OS update brings a new name and Siri voice control, but there are some bugs to iron out before the final release.
The latest Oxygen OS update, bringing the version number to 3.2.2, comes with some key bug fixes and general improvements.
Windows 10 has been around for a year, and while there are definitely good and bad parts of the operating system (OS), overall we’ve been pretty happy with the upgrade. However, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t still plenty of annoying features that Windows users don’t need included in the OS. Show More Summary