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Microsoft is having a ridiculous 10-cent sale on movies, music, games, and apps

Attention Windows 10 users: Microsoft is offering massive deals on over 1000 items in the Windows Store through November 29th.

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Microsoft pulls Windows support from Intel's Galileo boards for makers

Microsoft is pulling support for Windows 10 from Intel's Galileo board, saying the computer does not meet minimum hardware requirements.

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The one thing you must do before upgrading to Build 10586 of Windows 10 Mobile

"This is a really great build," says Microsoft's Gabe Aul, but users who already have Build 10581 must proceed with extreme caution.

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Windows Phone's future is grim, says Gartner

Samsung remains the top smartphone vendor worldwide, followed by Apple.

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Microsoft’s revised privacy policy curbs Windows 10 fears with more specificity

Microsoft's revised privacy policy addresses some extreme fears about Windows 10 data collection.

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This new tool helps software developers make money from their Windows 10 apps

Microsoft has partnered with mobile ad network Vungle to provide Windows developers a way to monetize apps that they share through the Windows Store.

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Inside Windows 10's November update: 3 tips to get started

Microsoft's November update is rolling out now. Here are three tips to help take advantage of the switch and watch out for one minor annoyance.

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Patch Tuesday Windows security update rendered Outlook unusable for many

Users reported login failures, driver crashes, and other problems, though Microsoft has now issued a new patch.

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Microsoft goes all-out for enterprise with its latest Windows 10 update

Microsoft released its first major Windows 10 update on Thursday, and it includes a bunch of features aimed at improving the operating system for business users.

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Microsoft releases a Windows 10 'November update' with a smarter Cortana and more

Microsoft's first major update for Windows 10, the "November update," rolls out Thursday. Here are new features that made it worth the wait.

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Google finally cutting off Chrome updates on Windows XP and Vista

Google announced Tuesday that it will finally stop providing updates to users of Microsoft's nearly geriatric, insecure operating system.

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Microsoft adds new tools for reporting spammy Windows Store reviews

New tools allow developers to report questionable user reviews as Microsoft continues work toward improving the Windows Store.

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Dell, HP support agents advise callers to ditch Windows 10

Windows 10 adoption could face some resistance from tech support reps who recommend against the new operating system.

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New Windows 10 beta build is all about bug fixes

Microsoft on Thursday launched another beta build of Windows 10 to public testers that's crammed full of bug fixes and performance improvements.

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Windows 10 adoption rises with Steam users: 25 percent have jumped to the new OS

PC gamers are ahead of the Windows 10 curve, and DirectX 12 should give adoption another boost.