Microsoft has announced version 2.0 of the UWP Community Toolkit, calling it the largest update yet. The project allows developers to contribute new capabilities on top of the Windows 10 SDK.
The company announced new gaming desktops, all-in-ones, and convertibles with Windows 10 at IFA 2017. The devices include Predator Orion 9000 desktop, Predator X35, and Switch7 Black Edition.
Ubuntu 17.10 will arrive with the GNOME desktop set to default. It looks as though Canonical has begun working on a new dock project to keep Ubuntu familiar to existing users that have used Unity.
Facebook has begun testing its Snapchat Stories-based model for the desktop. After bringing the feature to mobile device a few months ago, it seems Facebook is interested in expanding its usage.
Microsoft is currently testing a new update to the Cortana UI on the Windows 10 desktop that allows the virtual assistant to show Bing results directly on your desktop, without opening a browser.
Telegram for desktop has received a new stable update today, enabling voice calls for those using Windows, Mac, and Linux. Chat admins also get access to more control over messages in this update.
Telegram for desktop will receive a stable update in the near future that will bring voice calling functionality. It'll mean that Android, iOS, Windows, macOS, and Linux will all support calls.
As Microsoft slowly works on build parity and compatibility between its various OS ventures, an inquisitive user has now found a way to access the hidden UWP version of file explorer on the desktop.
Telegram has finally released its desktop app on the Windows Store. The new Telegram Desktop app is now available for download on PCs running Windows 10, but its not a true universal app yet.
The latest report from NetMarketShare indicates that Windows 10 and Windows 7 are increasing in market share, however, Windows XP is facing a decline. All in all, Windows' market share has fallen too.
The Telegram team has pushed a new update to the desktop version of its messenger app. The headline feature in the release is a new theme editor, making themes easier to create and share.
Facebook has integrated a new weather-centric section in its popular social platform. The company states that 95% of the global population can already access the feature on desktop and mobile.
New beta builds of Telegram reveal two interesting developments. The Android client now has support for custom themes and the ability to share them, while the desktop app has better theme management.
Pornhub has released its yearly report regarding usage statistics for the past year. Mobile streaming and interest in VR is rising, while Windows users continue to dominate desktop usage.
Facebook has opened up its gaming portal, Gameroom, to everyone. The service relies on a desktop app that lets users access web, mobile, and native games without the hassle of going on Facebook.
A new report out by Zenith Media forecasts that mobile devices will account for 75% of global internet traffic in 2017 and that in 2018 mobile ad expenditure will exceed other advert costs combined.
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It was recently discovered by a Spotify user that the service would randomly open links, which are infested with malware. The issue was seen occurring on a PC, Mac, and Ubuntu computer.
Yahoo has announced a revamped Messenger app for desktop users on Windows and Mac. It brings a number of new features to the app including the ability to send photos and GIFs as well as "unsend" them.
A new line of OMEN products was announced by HP, with the products being destined for gamers. The two laptops and one desktop are all designed with VR in mind and offer a number of configurations.
It's no secret that the PC is no longer the king of the computing world in terms of shipments, but only two vendors of the top five actually managed a small growth, while the others saw a big hit.
While Linux has dominated smartphones, tablet and servers, it has struggled to replicate that success on the desktop prompting an upbeat Torvalds to admit that he is "still working on it".
CES 2016 is only a day away, but that's not stopping the PC maker Origin PC from showing off its slick new gaming rig that puts all of its power behind a generous-sized screen.
Lenovo teased gaming hardware with built-in Razer Chroma lighting last year and now we are getting a handful of both new and updated products with this unique (and colorful) edition.
In 2016 we may finally see Ubuntu achieve its convergence goal. This will see the same OS run across phones, tablets and desktops. It's unclear if this functionality will arrive for the LTS release.
Twitter has improved the way pictures are displayed on their website. Users will no longer have to expand posts to view the image in full, and photos uploaded in batch are easier to view as well.
Dell has announced its portfolio of new Precision mobile and desktop workstations, promising vastly improved performance and a lighter form factor. The machines will be available starting Q4 2015.
According to the latest data from comScore, Bing usage has increased by 1% in the mid of August, which is considerably less than the 15% increase which the general manager of Bing Ads Group predicted.
With PC gaming on the rise, a new study has found gaming computers are using $10 billion or 75 terawatt hours' worth of electricity a year, worldwide, 10 times more than consoles.
Intel finally unveils its range of Skylake processors from 4.5W to 65W for the 6th generation chips. From mobile to desktop, Intel's 6th generation processor family is in full swing.
Microsoft announces Office UI Fabric, a mobile-first and responsive framework for developers to help create add-ins for the Office 365 suite of applications and web-based applications.
Two decades ago, Windows 95 was released. We take a look back at some of the most notable features of the popular operating system and its influence on later versions of Windows.
The modern version of Skype - the one that could be downloaded from the Store in Windows 8 - is being killed off in favor of its more powerful desktop counterpart. The move takes place on July 7th.
The TechSpot PC Buying Guide offers an in-depth list of today's best desktop PC hardware, spanning 5 unique budgets. Whether you're a newbie seeking guidance or a seasoned enthusiast, we've got you.
We're cramming the upper echelon of gaming gear into a 32L chassis. With the hardware cost coming in at around $2,750 without a keyboard/mouse or monitor, this is an affair with no expenses spared.
ModernMix gives users the capability to run Windows 8 Modern (Metro) apps in resizable windows on the desktop.
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.
AquaSnap gives you the possibility to move and resize windows exactly the way you want, without losing a pixel, with simple gestures which makes you more productive.
Gabriel Aul took to Twitter to dispel rumors surrounding the launch date of the next Windows 10 build. He also, finally, gave us the real answer as to when it's coming though you might not like it.
The new Xbox app for Windows 10 will receive updates on a monthly schedule, just like the Xbox One, and it's expected to see its first batch of new features in the near future.