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Windows 10's inquiring minds: How Hello and Cortana get to know you very, very well

Tell Cortana about yourself so she can search better for you. Teach Hello what you look like for instant logins. These services are useful--if you give them your data.

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Windows 10 is already installed on 14 million devices

Microsoft wants to have the operating system on 1 billion devices in a few years.

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Mozilla CEO blasts Microsoft over Windows 10 defaults

Mozilla's Chris Beard calls setting Edge browser as default a "dramatic step backwards".

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Windows 10's launch was a bit bumpy, but people seem to like it

Users and reviewers complain of bugs, but overall impressions of the operating system seem favorable

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Critical BIND denial-of-service flaw could disrupt large portions of the Internet

The flaw could be exploited remotely to crash DNS servers by sending them a single packet

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Can your old PC run Windows 10? The answer will surprise you

How low can you go? Pretty low, you just don't want to be there.

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Satechi's $23 'Cortana button' brings the digital assistant to your car or countertop

The Bluetooth-connected button can call up Microsoft's virtual assistant with minimal effort and will be available in late August.

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Twitter's new Windows 10 app is a huge improvement

The new version is a scalable universal app that catches up on features compared to Twitter apps for other platforms.

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As Windows 10 launches, Microsoft pushes for enterprise adoption

Analysts are optimistic about the new operating system's chances but caution that deployments will take time

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Windows 10 launches with its fair share of bugs

Any particular issues that you're seeing with Windows 10? Some have complained about Store downloads, even a cut and paste bug.

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Windows 10 launch draws a small group of Microsoft diehards in Boston

Most were there to meet an NHL hockey player

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These graphics cards and processors support Windows 10's DirectX 12 graphics tech

Windows 10's supercharged DirectX 12 graphics tech may revolutionize PC gaming--but only if your hardware supports it.

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After Windows 8 debacle, PC makers have high hopes for Windows 10

OEMs are hoping that advances features of Windows 10, such as Cortana, may encourage people to replace their older Windows 7 machines