Users who purchased Windows 10 Pro licenses for a measly $2 due to a bug in Microsoft's online Store are being able to activate their license without paying the full price.
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If you are a website owner and are looking to make a few extra bucks, Microsoft's affiliate program now supports Windows Store content and is offering commission up to 10% of the sale price.
The head of the Windows Inisder program, Gabe Aul, has now been promoted to vice president of Engineering for the Windows and Devices Group under Terry Myerson.
Microsoft's big week is finally here, Windows 10 has been launched, millions of installs have occurred and for some reason, Mozilla is really upset about how Windows 10 default apps operate.
Microsoft has trumped Google in court by winning an Appeals court ruling that Google charged unfairly for royalties on patents that covered Wi-Fi and video downloads
Everyone else has a day, so why shouldn't a sysadmin? From all of us at Neowin, we wish all of the admins a very happy and special sysadmin day, even if your own employer doesn't recognize you.
A new, credible rumor is going around claiming that Acer, Microsoft's long-time partner, will unveil as many as four new handsets this fall. All of them will supposedly be running Window 10 Mobile.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer confirmed that the 'Xbox parity clause' is a thing of the past. The company now prefers to work alongside indie devs to make their games better, no matter when they launch.
Mozilla claims that Microsoft has made it less obvious for users to change their default browser from Microsoft Edge to other third party alternatives like Firefox.
Sony has posted positive profits for the quarter, which is largely due to a high number of sales for the PlayStation 4 However, its mobile division continues to stumble, recording a drop in revenue.
Join as for a trip down memory lane as we take a look back at the Core 2 CPUs and compare them to the current generation Haswell Celeron, Pentium, Core i3, i5 and i7 parts.
Microsoft is using a Torrent-like setup to help alleviate the load on its servers by allowing users to get updates from other users' computers, using some of their bandwidth in the process.
Microsoft has announced that there are 14 million devices now running Windows 10 and that they have many more upgrades to push out; the delivery process will continue 24 hours a day.
If you like the idea of voice interaction with Cortana, but you don't like the battery drain that comes with 'Hey Cortana' voice activation, this new $23 hardware button might be just what you need.
While the free upgrade offer is only for consumers, Windows 10 Enterprise users will be pleased to know that Microsoft is offering a 90-day evaluation period for those interested in the OS.
A report from Strategy Analytics now claims that Huawei has overtaken Microsoft to become the third largest vendor of phones in the world, trailing only Samsung and Apple.
Tomorrow (July 31) is the last day on which you'll be able to buy the Lumia 640 or Lumia 735 in the US with a free one-year Office 365 Personal subscription, as the launch offer comes to an end.
Microsoft has released a new commercial for Windows today and it's all about 'do' and how that concept fits into Windows. The one minute clip is posted after the break.
Arbor Solution has unveiled a new tablet called the Gladius G1052C, a ruggedized tablet for commercial users. It supports editions of Windows 7 and 8, but it is also upgradable to Windows 10.
Windows 10's first post-launch update, known as 'Service Release 1', is expected in early August, ahead of a larger update in October bringing Edge extensions and the new integrated Skype experience.
Samsung's mobile revenues fell last quarter, but the company says it will maintain demand at the high end with price 'adjustments' for its Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, and more new premium phones.
As part of KFC's 60th anniversary in Canada, the fastfood chain has teased the "Memories Bucket," that not only holds your chicken, but can also print pictures wirelessly via Bluetooth.
With Windows 10, Microsoft has introduced several new features that are pinned to the taskbar but if you want to remove these items to free up space, here are the steps you need to follow.
In Windows 10, Microsoft has introduced a new feature called Action Center which combines all your notifications into one area and also includes some handy quick-launch shortcuts.
After ditching its Xbox Music brand, and relaunching the music service as 'Groove', Microsoft has rolled out its new app to Android, and launched an updated site, including web player functionality.
Windows 10 has a built in notification system to let you know when an app is accessing your location. This notification does not show up in the Action Center but instead in the system tray.
Microsoft has confirmed to Neowin that ten Lumia handsets will be upgraded to Windows 10 Mobile initially, but made it clear that it plans to update "all Lumia devices running Lumia Denim software".
We've known that Microsoft was working on porting Windows 10 Mobile to some Android devices, but it looks like many more Xiaomi owners will get to try this out in the coming weeks.
Microsoft is holding events all across the globe today to celebrate the launch of Windows 10. We took a look at a Microsoft Specialty Store to get in on some of the excitement.
Samsung released their Q2 215 financial results. The company showed a drop in operating and net profits YOY, with S6 sales making only a marginal impact on revenue, despite its chip business blooming.
The Thinkpad T450s is Lenovo's latest addition to the “legendary” Thinkpad T series. This update brings Broadwell and several other refinements, but most notably a much needed trackpad redesign.
You can already stream Xbox One games to your PC with Windows 10, but Microsoft has confirmed that it's currently working on allowing users to also stream PC games back to their consoles.
Microsoft has posted a list of phones which it says "will receive a free upgrade [to Windows 10 Mobile] when available" - but it's not clear if those devices not listed will miss out on the upgrade.
We're well into Windows 10's launch day now - so why hasn't your PC got the upgrade notification yet? If you're still waiting to upgrade to the new OS, don't worry - it's all part of Microsoft's plan.
If you are a developer and have been awaiting the arrival of the Windows 10 SDK, Microsoft has finally released the bits and you can download them now via the link after the jump.
Microsoft's Groove music service, which replaces Xbox Music, has made its way to the Xbox One - but more excitingly, the service is now supported on Sonos speakers, available today as a beta.
Windows 10 Mobile is months away from launching, but Microsoft's Joe Belfiore says that it's "significantly feature complete", and that the company will "continue to polish and tweak" where needed.
Microsoft has an upgrade counter on its campus showing how many users have upgraded to the OS and not long after launch, it looks like there are roughly 16 installs per second of the OS.
With the release of Windows 10 comes a new browser called Edge, which includes new features such as Cortana integration, and we have a list of everything that can be performed from the URL bar.
Windows Media Center is dead, but in its place, Microsoft is rolling out a new DVD Player app for Windows 10, which will be available free of charge for some, but not all, users.
Microsoft's Windows 10 comes with a new browser called Edge and if you want to change the default search engine, there are a couple of steps you will need to take to make the adjustment.
In a recent interview with the South African media, a Microsoft employee mentioned that the Mobile version of Windows 10 might make its way to consumers later than expected, around November.
Qualcomm has developed new technology that will finally allow devices with metal housings to be wirelessly charged. Until now phones and tablets like that couldn't use wireless charging technology.
Though we've seen the cancelled Lumia McLaren device before, this is the first time that we get to see it on video. Also seen is the device's gimmicky 3D touch navigation system.
According to a recent interview with Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, all the cable box functionality that's part of the Xbox One is of secondary importance for the console and its users.
Intel has been having some trouble with Moore's Law recently, but the company has pushed memory research into overdrive. They're now announcing a major breakthrough that could change everything.
After teasing a surprise release at a mystery event, Nokia has finally revealed its next big product, a virtual reality camera aimed at content creators, called Ozo.
Coinciding with the company opening the floodgates for consumers to upgrade their devices to Windows 10, Microsoft is also allowing businesses to follow suit.
Microsoft has shown off Phone Continuum at several times but has never let anyone outside the company try it out, until now; I got to play with the new feature that is coming later this year.
If you need to download Windows 10 ISOs, Microsoft has now opened up the download page and you can find the download links after the jump so that you can begin installing the OS.