Microsoft has received a patent that allows a mobile device to boot more than one operating system, as well as individual parts of different operating systems to allow for specific functionality.
Microsoft Lumia 640 review: Impressive device, affordable price
Windows 10 signoff will occur in mid July
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"..is now a top seller and lets you put all your favorite sci-fi ships against each other" - Brad Wardell
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Microsoft is starting work on the next update for Windows called Redstone and now that the cat is out of the bag, new details are giving us a better picture of what to expect.
Kabam has decided to discontinue Windows Phone app development stating that the company is "concentrating its resources on the biggest market opportunity", mainly Android and iOS.
Microsoft's codename for its next version of Windows has been uncovered and the update is currently targeted for 2016 but with it being early in the development cycle, the timeline could change.
You can currently pre-order Star Wars: The Digital Collection on leading digital stores. The collection includes deleted scenes, behind-the-scene extras and special features.
Intel's latest foray into the PC-on-a-stick market is finally available for pre-order. The device starts at $110 but that comes with Linux. A full Windows version will cost users around $150.
With one of the most exciting domestic cricket tournament starting on 8 April 2015, we have you covered on how to sync the Indian Premier League tournament's schedule to your Windows devices.
From open Windows and bendy Galaxys, to a serving of Spartan, a bit more Lollipop, lots more Ones, WhatsApp chat and the OS that still won't die, it's our regular round-up of the week's top tech news.
Microsoft's Mark Russinovich says that open sourcing Windows is a definite possibility, adding that "every conversation you can imagine about what [we] should do with our software has happened."
Google has released its ARC software in beta, and it allows users to run Android apps on their desktop or laptop machines through Chrome, version 40 or higher.
Earlier this week, Microsoft released a new version of Windows 10 for Insiders and tucked away in the update is a new battery life indicator with a user interface that matches the rest of the OS.
A few years ago, Microsoft announced Windows RT and as of today, the OS is dead. We take a look back at the rise and fall of the ill-fated OS during its short life.
Yesterday, Microsoft unveiled the new Surface 3 tablet - a more affordable alternative to its flagship Pro 3. Do you plan to buy the new device, or are you saving your money for something else?
One of the co-creators of the original Xbox has revealed some of the wild ideas the development team considered, including giving it away free, pre-loading Windows onto it, and even buying Nintendo.
Apple has allowed its customers to trade in their old iPhones in part-exchange for a new one since 2013 - but you can now trade in select Windows, Android and BlackBerry phones under the program too.
Windows tablets have dropped considerably in price over the past few years and the 8in EVE T1 is an entry level device that left us happy even if it does cut a few corners.
We all loathe Windows updates. Unfortunately, those in attendance at this basketball game had to experience a 25 minute game delay due to the scoreboard computer insisting on running Windows updates.
The rumors around Android apps making their way to Windows won't seem to go away, and we are now hearing more information about the plans for these apps if the project gets the full green light.
The Windows Phone ecosystem hasn't seen any major changes in the last few months with low-end devices continuing to dominate the platform and Microsoft remaining the primary manufacturer.
At its WinHEC conference in China, Microsoft has shown off a new Apple Pay-style service for Windows 10 mobile device that allows the user to pay directly from their phone.
HP's Stream 7 tablet has been available for just £74.99 in the UK for a while - but you can now get a further discount bringing the price down to just £49.99, including a free Office 365 subscription.
Kinect apps are now available to download straight from the Windows Store. Microsoft is hoping that this will help developers and boost adoption of the motion-tracking peripheral.
Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home or small business PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.
There's some great news for Windows users; critically acclaimed, apocalypse-themed, first person shooter, Dead Trigger 2 is finally making its way to Windows devices.
Microsoft is now allowing users to listen to music saved in their OneDrive folder free of cost. The functionality is only available to Windows customers using Windows 8.1.
Lenovo is working on a number of Windows 10 phones the first of which will be launched later this summer. Unfortunately it looks like the company's handsets might be launched only in China.
Microsoft plans to release Windows 10 this summer in 190 countries and 111 languages, though the company hasn't provided an exact release date beyond the time frame.
Microsoft has just unveiled Windows Hello and Passport, two systems designed to make passwords obsolete in Windows 10. They rely on biometric signatures and secondary devices for authentication.
Microsoft's Gabe Aul has announced that the company has received one million pieces of feedback via the Feedback app, he hasn't revealed whether this also includes Windows 10 Tech Preview for Phones.
EMET is a utility that helps prevent vulnerabilities in software from being successfully exploited. EMET achieves this goal by using security mitigation technologies.
With Microsoft's unveiling of the Lumia 640 and 640 XL earlier this week and with Windows 10 devices coming soon, is it time for Microsoft to consider a new naming scheme for its future devices?
Bank of America has removed its apps from Microsoft's store and disabled existing installations on devices, advising customers to visit its mobile site instead - but it doesn't work on Windows Phones.
The Xbox app on Windows 10 has received an important update and though its biggest features are still missing - recording PC games and streaming from console to PC - the app is coming along nicely.
If you are running Windows 10, Microsoft has released four new patches for build 9926 as part of Patch Tuesday - and given that they are security related, you should install them as soon as possible.
After yesterday's explanation of why Microsoft couldn't commit to a fixed released schedule for Windows 10 builds, Gabe Aul confirmed on Twitter that the company would be making the process faster.
We're less than an hour away from the start of Apple's event where the company will detail the pricing, features and availability of its new Watch - and you can follow along with these instructions.
From Office for Mac and the Snapdragon 820, to Universal Apps, big balloons, Spartan screenshots, ageing selfies, and groovy giveaways, enjoy a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
While Windows 10 is under development, a pair of hackers/artists have taken the time to develop a web operating system called Windows 93, which spoofs the classic look of the OS back in the 90's.
Microsoft has showed off the multi-platform universal Bing Maps app in their MWC 2015 conference, showing how searches are saved and synced across different devices.
If you were looking for an awesome and fluid music player which follows the Modern UI, search no further, veteran Neowin member Raphaël Godart has the perfect answer to your demands.
Microsoft will be live-streaming it's MWC keynote on March 2, Neowin will be there to cover the event live as it unfolds. A couple mid-range devices may be unveiled at the press-event as well.
A UI designer - the same one who created the Office 365 for Android concept last month, has created yet another magnificent concept for the Xbox Music app on Windows 10.
Microsoft has updated its web-based tool used for developing for Windows and Windows Phone. The update adds a lot of new features and improvements including 8 new fully customizable theme templates.
After many years since it originally launched, Microsoft is finally offering users a way to legally download a digital copy of the Windows 7 install disc. Of course, users will still need a license.
After launching its first Windows Phone in September, KAZAM is launching two more - the Thunder 450W and 450WL - which both include a three-year warranty and free screen replacement in the first year.
Latest research report about security vulnerabilities has revealed that Windows is not the most vulnerable operating system anymore with lesser reported threats than Mac OS and the Linux kernel.
Microsoft is putting an end to unsupported devices installing the Windows 10 preview for phones in an attempt to stop users from bricking their phones.
If you're a part of a business that still uses Windows XP and has been paying Microsoft to offer continued support, get ready to shell out the big bucks.
Microsoft may soon release the first major information about universal Windows 10 apps on Xbox One, with the apps reportedly set to debut in the November time frame.
Microsoft has released a new video and it highlights Windows, the direction the company is taking with its next OS, and Windows 10. We posted the clip after the jump.