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Build will announce 64-Bit support for Windows on ARM

Microsoft has always been quiet when it came to 64-bit support on the upcoming Windows on the ARM. SUpport for 32-bit and the x86 platform was there right from the day, but 64-bit was one of the biggest limitations of the Windows on Snapdragon Platform. However, now it looks like the announcement will be made about it during the upcoming BUILD ...

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Edge Extensions get special place in Store; Looks even worse

Microsoft made sure that Edge, unlike IE, does supported extensions, so it can catch up with Chrome and Firefox. Sadly, that never happened because the low number of extensions. While the numbers have recently increased, but its not enough to create a highlight. So instead of speeding up the effort, Microsoft Store now displays a dedicated section or tab for ...

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Microsoft and Xiaomi partner up on AI, Hardware and the Cloud

Microsoft & Xiaomi have been known to be working together for some time now. While the idea of running Windows Phone OS on Xiaomi Hardware failed terribly, they do have a good number of share for pre-installed apps, and patents.  This is what is going on right now : AI & Hardware Bring Cortana to Xioami’s Mi AI Speaker. Cooperative ...

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Here is how Microsoft is changing the Windows Insider Program

Windows Insider Program, something that has shaped Windows 10 since over 4 years is about to change. Insider Program chief Dona Sarkar revealed that Microsoft is working on some new way and a roadmap for the program known as “WIP 2020”, which will see a range of changes being introduced over the next two years. We’re thinking about how we would ...

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No more push notifications for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0

If you are still hooked to either Windows Phone 7.5 or Windows Phone 8, here is last warning from Microsoft asking you to quit. The company has just announced that it’s ending the push notification services for both of them starting Today i.e. February 20th, 2018. This is not surprising because both of these versions of Mobile have reach end of ...

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What doesn’t work on Windows 10 ARM out of the BOX?

After a year of guessing on what will work, and what won’t on Windows 10 on ARM, we have a bit of insight now about the initial limitation of this new hardware platform. While Microsoft has always said that it’s about Windows 10 & X86, things a little more complicated. You might end up calling it Windows 10 “Limited” after ...

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