It appears that Microsoft has started blocking updates to some new PCs running older versions of Windows including Windows 7 and 8.1 in an effort to encourage users to upgrade to its latest OS.
How the Windows Insider Program is making a positive change in Africa... and at Microsoft itself
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Researchers have managed to reliably move electrons around a semiconductor by using femtosecond laser pulses, opening the way to ultrafast computers, and in the future, quantum devices.
Various issues have been fixed in Windows 10 build 14279 - but there are still some known issues in the new preview, including one that causes the Surface Pro 3, Pro 4, and Book to freeze or hang.
Microsoft has rolled out a new Insider Preview for PCs on the Fast ring - but if you're a gamer, or you use accessibility software on your PC, you should check out the known issues before upgrading.
Dropbox's new app is rolling out to Windows 10 PCs, offering a wide range of features including support for Windows Hello password-free biometric authentication, and a Mobile version is "coming soon".
Dell has announced that it will start shipping its Windows 10 devices on July 28, one day before the OS officially launches. The company is also celebrating the launch with a "#DellLounge" event.
Only a handful of PCs will be available with Windows 10 pre-installed on the OS' launch day - but Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said today that 'over 2,000 distinct devices' are currently in testing.
Teachers warn of infants struggling to play with building blocks, children with poor social skills and teenagers unable to handle pen-and-paper exams, due to 'overexposure' to tablets, phones and PCs.
CES 2014 has been the excuse for major PC companies to announce 4K monitors that will be sold later this year for as cheap as $699, which may lead to more applications supporting 4K content.
A new survey commissioned by memory maker Crucial claims that 36 percent of US PC owners who have experienced computer problems have yelled, cursed or even struck their PCs in the last six months.
The Asian giant is about to land in the USA, where the company will deploy its first manufacturing facility. The operation will help Lenovo better serve the local market and grow faster.
Another weekend, another weekend poll here at Neowin. This week we'd like to know just how many PCs you have in your household - you never know, you could have the most out of any Neowin member
The ultra-cheap Raspberry Pi PCs, which finally went on sale a few days ago, have been hit with a minor hardware issue that has delayed the shipment of the PCs to some pre-order customers.
The current hard drive shortages caused by the flooding of plants in Thailand will cut into the PC shipment numbers in the first quarter of 2012, according to a new research report.
Adobe Systems Inc said on Monday it was putting under one roof businesses selling software for computers, phones and consumer electronics to make them run on a single technology platform. The announcement is part of...
Intel will work with CollabNet to release open-source code designed to make the boot-up process for PCs and servers more predictable and faster. Under the collaboration, Intel will release a driver development...
A mass-mailing virus quickly spread through the Internet on Monday, compromising computers so that they attack the SCO Group's Web server with a flood of data on Feb. 1, according to antivirus companies. The virus--known...