Latest Windows 10 Update Causes Performance Drops, BSOD, and More
Angelika Kaldus, 19 April 2021, 18:30
The new Windows 10 update, codenamed KB5001330, was supposed to solve some security problems and improve the system's performance. As it turned out, it also brought new bugs and problems.
Windows 10 Will Collect Data to Tailor the System to User
Bart Swiatek, 29 March 2021, 14:11
Windows 10 may get a new settings tab where we can specify how we use our computer most often. This will allow the system to offer us additional tips and recommend content.
Windows 10 Will Get a Major Icon Overhaul
Bart Swiatek, 25 March 2021, 17:11
Microsoft has announced that File Explorer, the app familiar to all users of the Windows 10 OS, will undergo a slight visual facelift - we will get new icons.
Windows 10 Will Force Update 20H2
Kamil Komaniecki, 05 March 2021, 14:01
Update 20H2 for Windows 10 will be forced for devices with expired support. All compatible devices, older or equal to version 2004 will be updated.
February's Windows 10 Update May Disable Your Webcam
Adrian Piotrowski, 18 February 2021, 13:33
February's Windows 10 update, which already caused numerous blue screens of death or gaming issues, among other things, may also disable your webcam.
Windows 10 Update Will Add 'Floating' Start Menu and Rounded Edges
Arkadiusz Strzala, 16 February 2021, 15:32
The look of Windows 10 could be about to change. An update planned for the second half of this year is expected to separate the start menu from the taskbar and add rounded edges to the interface.
Windows 10 February Update Available; Users Report Problems
Paul Musiolik, 10 February 2021, 20:54
Microsoft has released the February update for Windows 10. It contains a lot of fixes, but some users are complaining about problems with installation.
Windows 7 Remains Popular Even a Year After End of Support
Bart Swiatek, 05 January 2021, 15:18
It's been almost a year since Microsoft finished supporting Windows 7. Despite this, the software is still installed on nearly 20% of PCs.
Most Popular Windows Versions Across the Years
Paul Musiolik, 30 December 2020, 16:48
Windows XP remains the most popular operating system in history. Right behind it, the hated Windows 10. Here's a comparison for the years between 2003 and 2020.
Try Out 35 Year Old Windows Build In Emulator
Bart Swiatek, 23 November 2020, 11:38
Windows 1.0 is over 35 years old. The emulator developed by developers on the initiative of PCJs Machines enables us to check its appearance and functions.
End of Support for Windows 10 1903 as Microsoft Forces Us to Update
Bart Swiatek, 09 November 2020, 16:23
Microsoft plans to end its support for the older version of Windows 10, numbered 1903. Therefore, the process of automatic updates has started on the computers of users who have so far delayed the installation of the patch.
Windows 10++ Brings Big Changes to Windows 10
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 November 2020, 22:32
We got some information about another major update for Windows 10. The update (known as „Cobalt”, but also as „Windows 10++”) will introduce, among other things, significant changes in the interface of Microsoft's operating system.
Windows 10 20H2 Update Available
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 21 October 2020, 19:33
We can now download the latest Windows 10 update, marked 20H2. Here's what the October update brought and how to download it.
Windows 10 With New Task Manager for Gamers
Bart Swiatek, 01 October 2020, 16:34
Xbox Insider is testing a new version of Xbox Game Bar application. It contains a widget offering similar capabilities to the Task Manager.
Here's Windows 10 20H2 Update in a Nutshell
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 28 August 2020, 18:24
The 20H2 update for Windows 10, which is to be released in the near future, will bring improvements and news.
Microsoft Just Made Disabling Windows Defender Harder
Bart Swiatek, 20 August 2020, 19:38
Microsoft has made changes to the Windows Defender antivirus program that make it difficult to switch it off permanently on a computer with Windows 10.
Windows 10 and New Settings for „Power Users”
Paul Wozniak, 13 August 2020, 19:46
Windows Insider participants now have much easier access to settings that enable them to choose the default GPU for all applications when using SLI or CrossFire technology. This option will also be available for public versions of Microsoft's OS.
Windows 10 and Windows 7 - Situation After 5 Years
Bart Swiatek, 31 July 2020, 12:44
Windows 10 recently celebrated its fifth birthday. After several years on the market, the latest version of Microsoft's OS definitely dominates in numbers over Windows 7, not to mention the older editions.
Over 90% of Windows 10 Users Use Old Version of the System
Arkadiusz Strzala, 02 July 2020, 18:44
It turns out that the May update of Windows 10 (build 2004) has reached a small number of users. Most of them still use older versions of Microsoft's system from last year.
Windows 10 Update Improves Performance of Some Gaming PCs
Michael Kulakowski, 30 June 2020, 22:02
The May Windows 10 update, which has still not been made available to all system users, has a new feature. In theory, it will even provide a 10% increase in PC performance in some games.
Microsoft Enables Free Data Recovery in Windows 10
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 30 June 2020, 14:04
Microsoft offers its own solution for recovering deleted files in Windows 10. For free.
Windows 10 2004 Update Goes Live
Mateusz Popielak, 28 May 2020, 15:10
Windows 10 has received the long-awaited 2004 update, introducing many changes and, although minor, they make the new version worth considering.
Edge Chromium Will Soon Become Default Browser on Windows 10
Kuszu, 20 May 2020, 13:15
During yesterday's Build 2020 conference Microsoft announced changes that will be introduced in the new Edge browser in the next few months. Users installing Windows 10 will automatically get an edition of the browser based on Chromium engine.
20H1 Update for Windows 10 will be Available From May 26
Conrad Hazi, 09 May 2020, 16:35
Microsoft has announced that the latest patch for Windows 10 - marked 20H1 - will be available to the public from May 26. It introduces, among other things, DirectX 12 Ultimate support and changes to Xbox Game Bar.
Windows 10: Game Mode May Cause Performance Drops
Mateusz Popielak, 07 May 2020, 14:52
Users report that the game mode implemented in Windows 10, instead of optimizing gameplay, leads to performance degradation.
Windows 10 May Update Will Speed up Your PC
Arkadiusz Strzala, 29 April 2020, 12:35
Microsoft is about to release the May 2020 update, which will increase the speed of Windows 10 for some users.
Windows 10 - New Update and Enhanced Data Cleaning
Mateusz Popielak, 10 April 2020, 15:41
Insider's users have been given an insight into the upcoming Windows 10 updates. One of them should appear next month, and Microsoft plans to implement interesting novelties in the following months.
Microsoft Will Get Rid of Control Panel in Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 27 March 2020, 17:19
Rafael Rivera, an engineer working for Microsoft, mentioned in a Twitter post that the company plans to move further Windows 10 options from the control panel to the new settings screen. Everything seems to indicate that the giant from Redmond plans to get rid of a key fragment of the old interface of its operating system.
Microsoft is Trying to Plug a Critical Security Gap in All Windows
Laty, 25 March 2020, 11:22
Microsoft warns its users against malware that could infect their computers. The company is already working on an appropriate patch, which is a priority for the programmers.
Microsoft Shows New Start Menu and Icons in Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 05 March 2020, 14:00
During Windows Insider Webcast, Microsoft presented a new look of the Start menu in Windows 10, which we will see after turning off the tiles. The picture also shows changed icons.
Microsoft Fixes Dangerous Gap in Windows 10, Detected by NSA
Bart Swiatek, 15 January 2020, 13:49
The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has detected a dangerous security gap in Windows 10 and Windows Server. The exploit made it possible for PCs to be infected a virus and have sensitive data stolen. Microsoft has already eliminated the threat with an appropriate patch.
Today, Microsoft Ends Support of Windows 7
Bart Swiatek, 14 January 2020, 11:29
Microsoft is officially terminating its support for Windows 7. The software will not receive any patches (even the critical, security-related ones), and its users will not be able to count on the support of the company's technical department.
Collapse OS - a System Pulled Straight From Fallout
Konrad Serafinski, 14 October 2019, 15:54
In a few decades, people will stop producing electronics, and at the top will be people who will learn to use dated hardware. This is a vision of the future from the creator of Collapse OS - the perfect system for the post-apocalypse.
Microsoft Announces Windows 10X
Konrad Serafinski, 03 October 2019, 11:43
On the occasion of the presentation of Surface Neo tablet, Microsoft announced a new version of its flagship operating system. Windows 10X, as the OS is called, is dedicated to devices equipped with two screens.
Next Windows Update Will Speed up Our Computers
Bart Swiatek, 01 October 2019, 14:34
Another major update of Windows 10 - 19H2 - should speed up its operation on some CPUs. The software will be able to make better use of more efficient CPU cores.
Former Microsoft Employee Explains Why Windows 10 Has so Many Errors
Barth Faryna, 25 September 2019, 17:46
A former Microsoft employee, Jerry Berg, published a video in which he explains why there are more and more bugs in Windows 10 with each subsequent update, and explains the reasons for this.
More Than Half of PC Users are Already Using Windows 10
Paul Wozniak, 05 September 2019, 17:50
According to the latest data, more than half of all PC users are already using Windows 10. Compared to the previous month, this is a 2% increase.
Android Q is Now Android 10; New Name and Logo for Google's OS [Updated]
Conrad Hazi, 27 August 2019, 12:00
The doubts have been dispelled and we already know what the new version of Google's mobile OS will be called. Android 10, because that's the sooftware's full name, is moving away from the traditional naming associated with sweets. A new logo was also introduced.
20-years Old Security Gap Discovered in Windows
Conrad Hazi, 15 August 2019, 15:54
Tavis Ormandy, a member of the Google Project Zero group, discovered a security vulnerability in the Windows family of systems that allows to escalate user privileges all the way to SYSTEM level. As it turns out, its origins go back to Windows XP.
Windows 10 20H1 - New Notification System and Other Changes
Bart Swiatek, 12 August 2019, 22:24
Microsoft presented a number of changes that will appear in Windows 10 with another large update, which should debut in the first quarter of 2020.
Almost Half of PCs on the Market Use Windows 10
Frozen, 02 August 2019, 16:27
Microsoft has reasons to be satisfied. According to the latest data, the share of Windows 10 among the operating systems available on the market is almost 50%.
Android - Google Will Introduce New Emoji
Bart Swiatek, 19 July 2019, 15:40
Google has announced that the latest version of its OS, the so-called Android Q, will feature several dozen new emojis. The images will also include those that will enable better representation of minorities, such as people with disabilities.
Mysterious Windows 1.11 is an App Promoting Stranger Things
Frozen, 09 July 2019, 11:51
The new version of the first ever Windows, which Microsoft recently advertised through social media turned out to be part of the promo campaign for the third season of Netflix's Stranger Things.
Windows 1.0 - Mysterious Announcement of Microsoft's Old OS
Bart Swiatek, 03 July 2019, 15:10
Microsoft has recently published a number of messages in social media, in which it „announces” the operating system Windows 1.0, which had its premiere in 1985. The action may be linked to the Stranger Things series.
The End of Windows? Microsoft's Vision of Modern OS
Bart Swiatek, 30 May 2019, 14:23
Microsoft presented its vision of a modern operating system. Among other things, the software should be secure, always connected to the network and updated in a way the user won't notice.
ARK OS – Huawei Registers Trademark for Proprietary OS
Konrad Serafinski, 28 May 2019, 12:24
Huawei has registered the trademark 'Huawei ARK OS' in Europe, which can only mean one thing - the Chinese company is picking up the gauntlet after tensions between Huawei and American companies, most notably in this case - Google.
Windows 10 May 2019 Update Officially Released
Bart Swiatek, 22 May 2019, 13:48
Microsoft has completed another major update for Windows 10. May 2019 Update will now be available on users' computers. The installation can be sped up or delayed.
825 Million Devices With Windows 10
ElMundo, 13 May 2019, 12:49
Microsoft is slowly approaching the threshold of one billion active Windows 10 devices, predicted a few years ago. According to documents published by the company, the current number of devices using Windows 10 is 825 million.
More Windows 7 Users Than Windows 10 On Steam
ElMundo, 03 May 2019, 10:56
Steam has just published a traditional monthly hardware survey, this time summarizing the preferences of platform's users in April. Noteworthy is the increase in the number of PC owners with Windows 7.
Paint's Not Dead Yet. The App Will Remain in Windows 10
Bart Swiatek, 25 April 2019, 21:45
Brandon LeBlanc from Microsoft announced on Twitter that the plans to remove MS Paint from Windows 10 had been suspended. Ffor the time being, the program will remain part of the new versions of the OS.